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Fed done raising rates; cut by end-2020 growing more likely: Reuters poll

The U.S. Federal Reserve is done raising interest rates until at least the end of next year, while about a third of economists polled by Reuters who had a view that far out predicted at least one rate cut by then.
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A Trump Fed choice steps aside, and another faces new doubts

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s efforts to reshape the Federal Reserve stumbled on Monday, with one of his potential nominees for the Fed’s board withdrawing from consideration and another being enveloped by fresh doubts. Herman Cain, a former CEO of Godfather’s Pizza, asked to be taken out of the running for an influential post […]
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Cain withdraws from Fed consideration, citing lower pay, influence

Herman Cain, facing resistance from his own political party as U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to fill a seat on the Federal Reserve Board, withdrew Monday from consideration for the post, citing what he said would be a decrease in influence and pay.
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Herman Cain withdraws from consideration for Fed seat, Trump says

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that businessman and former presidential candidate Herman Cain withdrew from consideration for a seat on the Federal Reserve Board.
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Trump says Herman Cain has withdrawn from consideration for Fed seat

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that businessman Herman Cain has withdrawn his name from consideration for a seat on the Federal Reserve Board.
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Trump says Herman Cain withdraws from consideration for Fed seat amid focus on past misconduct allegations

Trump says Herman Cain withdraws from consideration for Fed seat amid focus on past misconduct allegations.
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Trump says Cain withdraws from consideration for Fed seat

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday that Herman Cain has withdrawn from consideration for a seat on the Federal Reserve’s board amid a focus on past scandals. Cain is a former CEO of Godfather’s Pizza who dropped out of the 2012 presidential race amid allegations of sexual harassment and infidelity. The issues resurfaced […]
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Gig-economy workers like Uber and Lyft drivers may be skewing low unemployment numbers

Unemployment numbers may not fully account for gig economy workers, who may self-report as being "employed" despite not being on payroll, according to a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Gig workers do not have the bargaining power of payroll employees, so they may also account for slowing wage growth. Uber and Lyft drivers make up much of the country's gig workforce, and they've long complained of the low pay and lack of benefits independent contractors deal with. Visit Busi...
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ETF Virtual Summit Attendees Expect No More Fed Action on Rates Through 2019

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.
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Fed survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve says the economy was expanding at a “slight-to-moderate pace” in March and early April, with some regions seeing signs of strengthening after a winter slowdown. In its latest report on economic conditions around the country, the Fed says that the reports on manufacturing were favorable, although some business contracts […]
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Fed's Harker sees 'sound' economy, forecasts future rate hike

The U.S. economy could still deliver "sound" growth and warrant a single rate hike "at most" this year, a Federal Reserve policymaker said on Wednesday.
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James Grant On The Fed Chasing Its Tail And Inflation

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.
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All of Fed's 12 regional banks backed steady discount rate: minutes

All 12 of the U.S. Federal Reserve's regional banks supported keeping steady the interest rate commercial banks are charged for emergency loans before the central bank's last policy meeting, records from the discussions showed on Tuesday.
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Stephen Moore’s Fed Candidacy Would Be A Sure Thing If He Hadn’t Said Anything Ever

He may not remember the things that come out of his mouth, but unfortunately he said many of them in print or in front of a camera.
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Fed should 'communicate comfort' with slightly higher inflation: Evans

The U.S. Federal Reserve should be willing to embrace inflation above 2 percent half the time and communicate that preference with the public to avoid missing its current target, a top policymaker at the central bank said on Monday.
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Mnuchin says Fed independence is important globally

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday that the Federal Reserve’s independence is important globally, while refusing to comment on President Donald Trump’s latest attack on the Fed. Mnuchin was asked about Trump’s tweet Sunday that if the Fed had done its job properly, the stock market would be 5,000 to 10,000 points […]
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Trump, despite solid U.S. growth, says Fed should fire up crisis-era stimulus

President Donald Trump said on Sunday that actions by the U.S. Federal Reserve have nicked U.S. economic growth and stock market gains by perhaps 30 percent, and that it should begin pumping money into the economy as it did during the 2007-2009 recession.
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As Trump pressures Powell, Wall Street gives Fed a passing grade

As President Donald Trump keeps up his attacks on the Federal Reserve's policies, Wall Street is cautiously embracing them, giving a passing grade to the Fed's communication since its shift in January to a "patient" approach on rate hikes.
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Would a political Fed rescue the world?

As a financial crisis spread across the globe in September of 2008, the U.S. Federal Reserve gathered in an emergency atmosphere as requests flooded in from other central banks for access to dollars.
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McConnell mum on Senate support for Herman Cain for Fed

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell isn't saying whether he thinks his chamber would confirm Herman Cain to join the Federal Reserve board, casting doubt on the former Republican presidential candidate's prospects should President Donald Trump advance him for the post.
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McConnell won’t say if Senate would back Herman Cain for Fed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell declined to say Thursday whether he thinks his chamber would confirm Herman Cain to join the Federal Reserve board, casting doubt on the former Republican presidential candidate’s prospects should President Donald Trump advance him for the post. Asked if a Cain nomination would face problems, McConnell, R-Ky., […]
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White House's Kudlow supports Fed's Powell and Cain nomination

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Thursday he has confidence in Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell but that President Donald Trump intends to proceed with plans to name a controversial partisan to the U.S. central bank's board of governors.
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Cain's Fed chances in peril as fourth Republican opposes Trump pick

U.S. President Donald Trump's expected nomination of former pizza chain executive Herman Cain to the Federal Reserve appeared in jeopardy on Thursday after a fourth Republican senator voiced opposition, possibly denying Cain the support needed to be confirmed in the post.
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White House's Kudlow voices support for Fed's Powell, Herman Cain nomination

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Thursday he has confidence in Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell but that President Donald Trump intends to proceed with plans to name a controversial partisan to the U.S. central bank's board of governors.
Tags: Money, White House, businessNews, Federal Reserve, Donald Trump, Fed, Jerome Powell, Larry Kudlow, Kudlow, Powell Herman Cain


McConnell won’t say if Senate would back Herman Cain for Fed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is declining to say whether he thinks the Senate would confirm Herman Cain to the Federal Reserve’s board. When McConnell was asked whether a Cain nomination would face trouble, he noted that successful nominees must pass background checks and have a likelihood of confirmation. Cain’s a former […]
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White House's Kudlow says Jerome Powell can turn into good Fed chairman

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Thursday that he retains confidence in Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell but that President Donald Trump intends to proceed with plans to name a controversial partisan to the Fed's Board of Governors.
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U.S. economy 'healthy' from a monetary policy perspective: Fed's Williams

The U.S. economy is in a healthy place "from a pure monetary policy perspective," but there is more work policymakers can do to make sure growth is widely shared, a top Federal Reserve official said on Thursday.
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The most serious threat to emerging economies is a US recession | Barry Eichengreen

Recent respite for China, on which other emerging markets are highly leveraged, could be short-livedSuddenly it seems that emerging-market economies have gained a respite. Capital flows to these economies dried up in the second half of last year as the US Federal Reserve raised its policy rate for five consecutive quarters and shrank its balance sheet. But in January, the Fed announced a pause, which now looks to be extended: the dot plots of Federal open market committee members currently indic...
Tags: Business, China, US, Economics, World news, Asia Pacific, Global Economy, Emerging Markets, US economy, Federal Reserve, Chinese Economy, Fed, Us Federal Reserve, Barry Eichengreen


Asian shares fall as Fed minutes show data may tweak stance

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly lower on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve released minutes of its meeting in March. While most officials believed the central bank would leave interest rates unchanged for the rest of the year, several said their views could shift with incoming data. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng gave up […]
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NZ dollar takes a breather as data, Fed comments offer no surprises

The New Zealand dollar was little changed after the US Federal Reserve reiterated its patient rate stance and local and Chinese data came in as expected.The kiwi was trading at 67.62 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 67.61 at 8am.... [Author: [email protected]]
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