monetary policy

'No wonder they've had 12 straight years of losses': Comments of the Week

12/06/18

Readers sound off on the CFPB's name change, whether the Post Office should be allowed to engage in banking services and the FDIC's call to revamp the de novo process.

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Trump can't fire Jerome Powell. Will he try anyway?

11/29/18

The president’s escalating criticism of the central bank might be bluster. But it raises questions about how far he might go and what would happen if he tried to act.

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Trump says he's 'not even a little bit happy' with Fed's Powell

11/27/18

President Trump stepped up his attacks on the Federal Reserve Board and its chairman, Jerome Powell, blaming the central bank for declines in the stock market.

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Goldman, JPMorgan still betting on five Fed hikes by end of 2019

11/21/18

If the predictions prove correct, the benchmark rate would reach 3.50% by the end of next year.

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Empty chairs at Fed still the status quo — and could be for some time

11/13/18

The Senate is poised to confirm Kansas Banking Commissioner Michelle Bowman to the Federal Reserve Board. But the nominations for the two other open seats are still in limbo.

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BlackRock looks south; CFPB hits ‘abusive’ payday lender

10/26/18

The money manager plans a big expansion in Atlanta; agency makes now rare determination that debt-collection practices were “abusive.”

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Big six banks roll; Trump again rails against rate hikes

10/17/18

Main Street and Wall Street banks show strong earnings gains over last year; the president calls the Fed’s rate raising policies “my biggest threat.”

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Wall Street jobs in jeopardy; Marcus going international

09/27/18

Trading floor layoffs may be ahead as revenue declines; Goldman Sachs to expand its consumer bank to the U.K.,

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In deregulatory era, Trump picks a throwback for Fed board

09/20/18

Whereas most regulators appointed in the Trump administration are focused on rolling back the post-crisis framework, Nellie Liang helped create it.

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San Francisco Fed names research head as new president

09/14/18

Mary Daly succeeds John Williams, who left the bank earlier this year to run the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

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