Federal Reserve

Federal Reserve
After bouncing yesterday following White House reassurances of Fed independence and PBOC's big weakening of the Yuan fix, the dollar is tumbling...
Federal Reserve
The chairman of the Federal Reserve, just four months into his term, could be in the uncomfortable situation this week of signaling that a recession...
Bernanke
It looks like Ben Bernanke is a Bridgewater client. Recall that earlier this week we reported that in the May 31 "Daily Observations" letter to...
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Peter Schiff has been saying that even though the stock market is on a slow downward slide, the biggest problem is actually in the bond market. Last...
Rand Paul
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) announced on March 5 that he will introduce his “Audit the Fed” legislation, which would permit a full audit of the Federal...
NY Fed
Just in case the economic data appeared to be coming in as too hot in recent days, today's two key regional Fed manufacturing indicators sent...
Federal Reserve
There seems to be a very large consensus the markets have entered into a “permanently high plateau,” or an era in which price corrections in asset...
Federal Reserve
The Federal Reserve’s latest Survey of Consumer Finances, according to Federal Reserve Governor Brainard, shows that the share of income held by the...
Federal Reserve
I remember back in mid-2013 when the Federal Reserve fielded the notion of a “taper” of quantitative easing measures. More specifically, I remember...
fed
The Federal Reserve on Wednesday announced details of its biggest post-recession policy shift since it first raised interest rates at the end of 2015...
Stock Market
Back in June, Citi's credit strategist Hans Lorenzen pointed out that while QE had failed to spark inflation across the broader economy, it had...
Yellen
While we will not see her speech or Q&A, the much anticipated speech on financial stability from Janet Yellen has just dropped. While...
Alan Greenspan
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan issued a bold warning Friday that the bond market is on the cusp of a collapse that also will threaten...
BoFA
The drums of doom from BofA's Michael Hartnett (most notorious for his recent prediction of when "the Fed will crash the market", and warning that "...
Federal Reserve
Washington, D.C.’s think tanks produce a tsunami of studies, reports and manifestos. Most of it has a readership that, outside of wonks and reporters...
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Update: So far little that was not in the prepared remarks. Here are the highlights from SMRA: Reiterated that Fed "is very committed to achieve 2%...
Yellen
The Fed keeps ringing bells to signal the top, but the markets aren’t listening. Janet Yellen is set to present the Fed’s Monetary Report to Congress...
Federal Reserve
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen says she is planning more hikes in the Fed funds rate, but you wouldn’t know it by watching the markets. So...