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Investopedia
Is the Federal Reserve Covertly Hawkish for 2016?Harker is confident that the U.S. is capable of withstanding shocks. (For more,
Is the Federal Reserve Covertly Hawkish for 2016?
Investopedia / Posted 7 days ago
Harker is confident that the U.S. is capable of withstanding shocks. (For more, see: How Much Influence Does the Fed Have?)Jeffrey Lacker San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams says that the domestic economy is doing well despite... Read more
8d
Morningstar
Fed Statement Could Offer Clues Toward June Rate Decisionas a sign of U.S. resilience and lower risks, which could prompt higher interes
Fed Statement Could Offer Clues Toward June Rate Decision
Morningstar / Posted 8 days ago
as a sign of U.S. resilience and lower risks, which could prompt higher interest rates in June. Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker in an April 12 speech argued in favor of raising rates four times this year. "Given the extent to which global... Read more
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20d
The Star
Dollar extends gains as sentiment improvesencouragement" for investors to warm up to the idea of pricing in more tighteni
Dollar extends gains as sentiment improves
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
encouragement" for investors to warm up to the idea of pricing in more tightening. Just this week, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, San Francisco Fed President John Williams and Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker all suggested that... Read more
20d
The Financial Express
Gold prices slides; safe-haven bids retreat as dollar, stocks climbhas rallied 16 percent this year on waning expectations of a U.S. interest rate
Gold prices slides; safe-haven bids retreat as dollar, stocks climb
The Financial Express / Posted 20 days ago
has rallied 16 percent this year on waning expectations of a U.S. interest rate hike. But Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, San Francisco Fed President John Williams and Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker all suggested this... Read more
20d
CNBC
Gold slides; safe-haven bids retreat as dollar, stocks climbhas rallied 16 percent this year on waning expectations of a U.S. interest rate
Gold slides; safe-haven bids retreat as dollar, stocks climb
CNBC / Posted 20 days ago
has rallied 16 percent this year on waning expectations of a U.S. interest rate hike. But Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, San Francisco Fed President John Williams and Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker all suggested this... Read more
20d
CNBC
Dollar bounces back as bearish sentiment fadesJust this week, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, San Francisco Fed Presid
Dollar bounces back as bearish sentiment fades
CNBC / Posted 20 days ago
Just this week, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, San Francisco Fed President John Williams and Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker all suggested that several hikes were possible this year. Fed funds futures are barely pricing in one hike... Read more
20d
Brisbane Times
Fed shouldn't rush to lift rates, say two officialsto policy tightening that has reinforced expectations that officials won't act
Fed shouldn't rush to lift rates, say two officials
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 days ago
to policy tightening that has reinforced expectations that officials won't act when they meet on April 26-27. Richmond's Jeffrey Lacker later argued in favour of tightening, while San Francisco's John Williams said that two or three increases... Read more
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20d
The Age
Fed shouldn't rush to lift rates, say two officialsto policy tightening that has reinforced expectations that officials won't act
Fed shouldn't rush to lift rates, say two officials
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
to policy tightening that has reinforced expectations that officials won't act when they meet on April 26-27. Richmond's Jeffrey Lacker later argued in favour of tightening, while San Francisco's John Williams said that two or three increases... Read more
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20d
Sydney Morning Herald
Fed shouldn't rush to lift rates, say two officialsto policy tightening that has reinforced expectations that officials won't act
Fed shouldn't rush to lift rates, say two officials
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
to policy tightening that has reinforced expectations that officials won't act when they meet on April 26-27. Richmond's Jeffrey Lacker later argued in favour of tightening, while San Francisco's John Williams said that two or three increases... Read more
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20d
Newsmax
Investors Must Stay True to USA, Don't Be Swayed by Global Temptationswait until the inflation data are stronger before we undertake a second rate hi
Investors Must Stay True to USA, Don't Be Swayed by Global Temptations
Newsmax / Posted 20 days ago
wait until the inflation data are stronger before we undertake a second rate hike." From his side, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker said he thinks the Fed will likely have to raise interest rate around four times this year. Finally, San... Read more
21d
CNBC
Gold eases as dollar ticks up, but still near 3-week highturmoil when it does. The Fed will likely have to raise interest rate around f
Gold eases as dollar ticks up, but still near 3-week high
CNBC / Posted 21 days ago
turmoil when it does. The Fed will likely have to raise interest rate around four times this year, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker said on Tuesday. Elsewhere, growing confidence in gold's price rally is underpinning investment demand for... Read more
21d
The Financial Express
Gold prices ease as dollar ticks up, but still near 3-week highwhen it does. * The Fed will likely have to raise interest rate around four ti
Gold prices ease as dollar ticks up, but still near 3-week high
The Financial Express / Posted 21 days ago
when it does. * The Fed will likely have to raise interest rate around four times this year, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker said on Tuesday. * Elsewhere, growing confidence in gold’s price rally is underpinning investment demand for... Read more
21d
Market Watch
Fed’s Lacker backs four interest rate hikes in 2016Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The U.S. cent
Fed’s Lacker backs four interest rate hikes in 2016
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The U.S. central bank should stick with its earlier plan to raise interest rates four times this year, said Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker on Tuesday. In December, when the Fed... Read more
21d
The Economic Times
Two Federal Reserve bank presidents backed rate hike ahead of last meetingFederal Reserve Bank president Esther George dissented, preferring to raise rat
Two Federal Reserve bank presidents backed rate hike ahead of last meeting
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
Federal Reserve Bank president Esther George dissented, preferring to raise rates. Richmond Federal Reserve Bank president Jeffrey Lacker does not vote on the Fed's main rate-setting committee this year. Minutes of the last Fed policy meeting... Read more
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21d
Channel NewsAsia
Two Fed bank presidents backed rate hike ahead of last meetingFederal Reserve Bank president Esther George dissented, preferring to raise rat
Two Fed bank presidents backed rate hike ahead of last meeting
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
Federal Reserve Bank president Esther George dissented, preferring to raise rates. Richmond Federal Reserve Bank president Jeffrey Lacker does not vote on the Fed's main rate-setting committee this year. Minutes of the last Fed policy meeting... Read more
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21d
Reuters
Two Fed bank presidents backed rate hike ahead of last meetingJeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, participates
Two Fed bank presidents backed rate hike ahead of last meeting
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
Jeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, participates in a session titled, ''Help or Harm: Central Bank Monetary Policies at the Outer Limits'' NABE Economic Policy Conference in Washington March 5, 2013. WASHINGTON The... Read more
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21d
FOX Business
Dow Climbs 150 Points As Soaring Oil Revs Up Energy StocksFed President John Williams, also a nonvoter, will speak in San Francisco at 3
Dow Climbs 150 Points As Soaring Oil Revs Up Energy Stocks
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
Fed President John Williams, also a nonvoter, will speak in San Francisco at 3 p.m. Eastern. Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, another nonvoter, will speak about "economic leadership in an uncertain world" at the University of North... Read more
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21d
FOX Business
Dow Climbs 150 Points As Soaring Oil Revs Up Energy StocksFed President John Williams, also a nonvoter, will speak in San Francisco at 3
Dow Climbs 150 Points As Soaring Oil Revs Up Energy Stocks
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
Fed President John Williams, also a nonvoter, will speak in San Francisco at 3 p.m. Eastern. Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, another nonvoter, will speak about "economic leadership in an uncertain world" at the University of North... Read more
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21d
CNBC
All major indexes turn lower; tech lagsare strong despite slowing growth in China and a strong dollar, Harker told a l
All major indexes turn lower; tech lags
CNBC / Posted 21 days ago
are strong despite slowing growth in China and a strong dollar, Harker told a local business group in Philadelphia. Other Fed speakers scheduled for Tuesday include San Francisco Fed President John Williams and Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lac... Read more
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21d
Market Watch
Why some analysts are nearly throwing in the towel on the S&P 500 this yearthe Federal budget at 2 p.m. A trio of Federal Reserve speakers, including S.F
Why some analysts are nearly throwing in the towel on the S&P 500 this year
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
the Federal budget at 2 p.m. A trio of Federal Reserve speakers, including S.F. Fed chief John Williams and Richmond Fed’s Jeffrey Lacker, are on the calendar.Earnings HSBC’s global equity team has cut their S&P 500 target for this year to 2,050... Read more
21d
Market Watch
Wall Street stocks shake off weak Alcoa results, rise alongside oilPresident John Williams, also a non-voter, will speak in San Francisco at 3 p.m
Wall Street stocks shake off weak Alcoa results, rise alongside oil
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
President John Williams, also a non-voter, will speak in San Francisco at 3 p.m. Eastern. Finally, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, a non-voter as well, will speak about “economic leadership in an uncertain world” at the University of North... Read more
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21d
CNBC
Stocks set for modest gains as oil ralliesreleased. Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker, San Francisco Fed Preside
Stocks set for modest gains as oil rallies
CNBC / Posted 21 days ago
released. Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker, San Francisco Fed President John Williams and Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker are due to speak on Tuesday. Dallas Fed President Rob Kaplan has said it is too soon for an interest rate... Read more
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22d
CNBC
US Treasurys lower before 3-year auctionWilliams will deliver a speech at the online lending Lendit conference at 3:00
US Treasurys lower before 3-year auction
CNBC / Posted 22 days ago
Williams will deliver a speech at the online lending Lendit conference at 3:00 p.m. ET. Finally, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker will speak as part of the University of North Carolina's Distinguished Lecture Series on Economic Leadership... Read more
22d
CNBC
This funky trading might mean somethingout OK. That doesn't make it good," he said. There are three Fed speakers — Ph
This funky trading might mean something
CNBC / Posted 22 days ago
out OK. That doesn't make it good," he said. There are three Fed speakers — Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker speaks at 9 a.m. EDT, San Francisco Fed President John Williams speaks at 3 p.m. and Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker at 4 p... Read more
22d
WA Today
Wall Street fades late09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Fran
Wall Street fades late
WA Today / Posted 22 days ago
09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Francisco president John Williams, Richmond boss Jeffrey Lacker. Overseas data: UK CPI (March), UK ONS house prices (Feb.); German CPI (March);US NFIB small business... Read more
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22d
Canberra Times
Wall Street fades late09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Fran
Wall Street fades late
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Francisco president John Williams, Richmond boss Jeffrey Lacker. Overseas data: UK CPI (March), UK ONS house prices (Feb.); German CPI (March);US NFIB small business... Read more
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22d
Brisbane Times
Wall Street fades late09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Fran
Wall Street fades late
Brisbane Times / Posted 22 days ago
09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Francisco president John Williams, Richmond boss Jeffrey Lacker. Overseas data: UK CPI (March), UK ONS house prices (Feb.); German CPI (March);US NFIB small business... Read more
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22d
The Age
Wall Street fades late09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Fran
Wall Street fades late
The Age / Posted 22 days ago
09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Francisco president John Williams, Richmond boss Jeffrey Lacker. Overseas data: UK CPI (March), UK ONS house prices (Feb.); German CPI (March);US NFIB small business... Read more
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22d
Sydney Morning Herald
Wall Street fades late09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Fran
Wall Street fades late
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
09:00 in Washington. Fed speakers: Philadelphia chief Patrick Harker, San Francisco president John Williams, Richmond boss Jeffrey Lacker. Overseas data: UK CPI (March), UK ONS house prices (Feb.); German CPI (March);US NFIB small business... Read more
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22d
Zero Hedge
Key U.S. Events In The Coming Weekthe economy continues to grow, businesses add jobs, and inflation picks up as h
Key U.S. Events In The Coming Week
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
the economy continues to grow, businesses add jobs, and inflation picks up as he expects. 04:00 PM Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker (FOMC non-voter) speaks Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Lacker will speak about “Economic... Read more
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22d
Newsmax
Fed's Inflation Push Finally Has Bond Traders Wanting to Believesome consumer-price measures already surpassing 2 percent and the jobless rate
Fed's Inflation Push Finally Has Bond Traders Wanting to Believe
Newsmax / Posted 22 days ago
some consumer-price measures already surpassing 2 percent and the jobless rate dipping to 5 percent, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, who has favored raising rates sooner, warned last month that inflation could “move significantly higher” when... Read more
23d
TheStreet.com
First-quarter earnings in focus in week aheadsession in Louisiana on Monday afternoon, while San Francisco Fed President Joh
First-quarter earnings in focus in week ahead
TheStreet.com / Posted 23 days ago
session in Louisiana on Monday afternoon, while San Francisco Fed President John Williams and Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker will deliver speeches on Tuesday in San Francisco and Wilmington, N.C., respectively. On Thursday, Atlanta... Read more
29d
Market Watch
Why inflation expectations have fallen and won’t get upEvans said in a speech last week. The U.S. central bank has a 2% inflation targ
Why inflation expectations have fallen and won’t get up
Market Watch / Posted 29 days ago
Evans said in a speech last week. The U.S. central bank has a 2% inflation target. Hawks disagree. Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker said he thought components of Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities other than inflation expectations like... Read more

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