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Gulf News
Gold investors await Yellen’s signals after another losing weekforward rates move up, the dollar rally and gold has naturally sold off.” There
Gold investors await Yellen’s signals after another losing week
Gulf News / Posted an hour ago
forward rates move up, the dollar rally and gold has naturally sold off.” There are still voices of caution. Fed Governor Jerome Powell on Thursday laid out a clear argument for raising rates while stressing that global risks meant there’s no... Read more
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CNBC
Stocks mildly higher; financials gainweekend," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at First Standard Financi
Stocks mildly higher; financials gain
CNBC / Posted an hour ago
weekend," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at First Standard Financial. On Thursday, Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said an interest rate could be appropriate fairly soon, while St. Louis Fed President James Bullard told... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wall Street hits the ‘pause’ buttonThalmann Asset Management in New York. In line with other policymakers who hav
Wall Street hits the ‘pause’ button
iol.co.za / Posted 8 hours ago
Thalmann Asset Management in New York. In line with other policymakers who have spoken in recent days, Fed Governor Jerome Powell said a rate hike may come “fairly soon” if data confirms the US economy is continuing to grow and labour... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains as Fed rate hike timing weighed, poll shows Brexit has chanceCommittee. Traders are pondering whether uncertainty over the Brexit will delay
NZ dollar gains as Fed rate hike timing weighed, poll shows Brexit has chance
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 9 hours ago
Committee. Traders are pondering whether uncertainty over the Brexit will delay the Fed after Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said in a speech in Washington yesterday that a rate hike could be appropriate fairly soon but the Fed had to... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S. companies dial back spending despite upswing2% since the recession ended, "with much of the decline a function of slower pr
U.S. companies dial back spending despite upswing
Market Watch / Posted 14 hours ago
2% since the recession ended, "with much of the decline a function of slower productivity growth," Federal Reserve governor Jerome Powell said in a speech Thursday. The productivity decline is in part driven by low capital investment, he said. The... Read more
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Newsmax
David Stockman: Fed to Push Economy Into Recession10%, trucking traffic is down, manufacturing has been negative for months,” he
David Stockman: Fed to Push Economy Into Recession
Newsmax / Posted 14 hours ago
10%, trucking traffic is down, manufacturing has been negative for months,” he said. Meanwhile, Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said a rate hike may come "fairly soon" if data confirm the economy is continuing to grow and labor markets are... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stocks take breather after 2-day climbin a difficult quarter for department stores, watch sellers and clothing compan
Stocks take breather after 2-day climb
TribLIVE / Posted 16 hours ago
in a difficult quarter for department stores, watch sellers and clothing companies. Stocks got a small boost after Jerome Powell, who sits on the Federal Reserve's committee that determines interest rates, suggested the Fed will wait a... Read more
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TheBull
Euro gains on dollar for second daydata on the US industrial sector, home building and the jobs market combined wi
Euro gains on dollar for second day
TheBull / Posted 17 hours ago
data on the US industrial sector, home building and the jobs market combined with bullish comments from the Fed policymaker Jerome Powell. Powell said in a speech that an increase in the federal funds rate would be appropriate "fairly soon," if the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Euro gains on dollar for second daydata on the US industrial sector, home building and the jobs market combined wi
Euro gains on dollar for second day
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 hours ago
data on the US industrial sector, home building and the jobs market combined with bullish comments from the Fed policymaker Jerome Powell. Powell said in a speech that an increase in the federal funds rate would be appropriate "fairly soon," if the... Read more
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The Star
Wall Street hits 'pause' after two-day surgeThalmann Asset Management in New York. In line with other policymakers who hav
Wall Street hits 'pause' after two-day surge
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
Thalmann Asset Management in New York. In line with other policymakers who have spoken in recent days, Fed Governor Jerome Powell said a rate hike may come "fairly soon" if data confirms the U.S. economy is continuing to grow and labor... Read more
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The Middletown Press
US stocks finish mixed as 2-day climb comes to an endin a difficult quarter for department stores, watch sellers, and clothing compa
US stocks finish mixed as 2-day climb comes to an end
The Middletown Press / Posted 17 hours ago
in a difficult quarter for department stores, watch sellers, and clothing companies. Stocks got a small boost after Jerome Powell, who sits on the Federal Reserve’s committee that determines interest rates, suggested the Fed will wait a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Finance news you need to know todaysoon” if data confirms the economy is continuing to grow and labour markets are
Finance news you need to know today
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
soon” if data confirms the economy is continuing to grow and labour markets are still tightening, Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell has said, in remarks that may help tee up higher rates as soon as mid-June. 4. BISMARCK — Donald Trump, the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Finance news you need to know todaysoon” if data confirms the economy is continuing to grow and labour markets are
Finance news you need to know today
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
soon” if data confirms the economy is continuing to grow and labour markets are still tightening, Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell has said, in remarks that may help tee up higher rates as soon as mid-June. 4. BISMARCK — Donald Trump, the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US stocks finish mixed as 2-day climb comes to an endin a difficult quarter for department stores, watch sellers, and clothing compa
US stocks finish mixed as 2-day climb comes to an end
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 18 hours ago
in a difficult quarter for department stores, watch sellers, and clothing companies. Stocks got a small boost after Jerome Powell, who sits on the Federal Reserve's committee that determines interest rates, suggested the Fed will wait a... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
US stocks finish mixed as 2-day climb comes to an endin a difficult quarter for department stores, watch sellers, and clothing compa
US stocks finish mixed as 2-day climb comes to an end
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 hours ago
in a difficult quarter for department stores, watch sellers, and clothing companies. Stocks got a small boost after Jerome Powell, who sits on the Federal Reserve's committee that determines interest rates, suggested the Fed will wait a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Wall Street pauses after two-day run higherThalmann Asset Management in New York. In line with other policymakers who hav
Wall Street pauses after two-day run higher
The Economic Times / Posted 19 hours ago
Thalmann Asset Management in New York. In line with other policymakers who have spoken in recent days, Fed Governor Jerome Powell said a rate hike may come "fairly soon" if data confirms the us economy is continuing to grow and labor... Read more
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The Financial Express
US Federal Reserve Bank’s Jerome Powell says interest rates could rise ‘fairly soon’Jerome Powell said the economy remains on a “solid footing” and that he views o
US Federal Reserve Bank’s Jerome Powell says interest rates could rise ‘fairly soon’
The Financial Express / Posted 19 hours ago
Jerome Powell said the economy remains on a “solid footing” and that he views ongoing job growth and evidence of rising wages as being more important than recent weakness in consumer spending and business investment. (Reuters) A US rate hike may... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US rates may rise 'fairly soon,' Brexit a concern: Fed's Powellwith a senior policymaker saying the economy will likely be ready for such a mo
US rates may rise 'fairly soon,' Brexit a concern: Fed's Powell
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
with a senior policymaker saying the economy will likely be ready for such a move "fairly soon." Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell, a voting member of the U.S. central bank's rate-setting committee, said in a speech in Washington that he felt... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Stocks Take A Breather As Oil Retreats From $50 Marktheir highest level since February 2006, soundly topping an expected 0.8% incre
U.S. Stocks Take A Breather As Oil Retreats From $50 Mark
FOX Business / Posted 23 hours ago
their highest level since February 2006, soundly topping an expected 0.8% increase. On the Federal Reserve front, Fed Gov. Jerome Powell said at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C. that a hike in interest rates... Read more
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FOX Business
Powell: Fed Could Raise Rates 'Fairly Soon,' but Sees Gradual PaceFederal Reserve Board governor Jerome Powell said Thursday it may be appropriat
Powell: Fed Could Raise Rates 'Fairly Soon,' but Sees Gradual Pace
FOX Business / Posted 23 hours ago
Federal Reserve Board governor Jerome Powell said Thursday it may be appropriate for the Fed to raise interest rates again "fairly soon," but said the Fed should proceed at a gradual pace. In remarks prepared for delivery at the Peterson Institute... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Stocks Take A Breather As Oil Retreats From $50 Marktheir highest level since February 2006, soundly topping an expected 0.8% incre
U.S. Stocks Take A Breather As Oil Retreats From $50 Mark
FOX Business / Posted 23 hours ago
their highest level since February 2006, soundly topping an expected 0.8% increase. On the Federal Reserve front, Fed Gov. Jerome Powell said at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C. that a hike in interest rates... Read more
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FOX Business
Powell: Fed Could Raise Rates 'Fairly Soon,' but Sees Gradual PaceFederal Reserve Board governor Jerome Powell said Thursday it may be appropriat
Powell: Fed Could Raise Rates 'Fairly Soon,' but Sees Gradual Pace
FOX Business / Posted 23 hours ago
Federal Reserve Board governor Jerome Powell said Thursday it may be appropriate for the Fed to raise interest rates again "fairly soon," but said the Fed should proceed at a gradual pace. In remarks prepared for delivery at the Peterson Institute... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fed's Powell says interest rates could rise 'fairly soon'soon" if data confirm the economy is continuing to grow and labor markets are s
Fed's Powell says interest rates could rise 'fairly soon'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
soon" if data confirm the economy is continuing to grow and labor markets are still tightening, Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said on Thursday in remarks that may help tee up higher rates as soon as mid-June. Powell said the economy... Read more
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The Star
Fed’s Powell says interest rates could rise 'fairly soon'soon” if data confirm the economy is continuing to grow and labour markets are
Fed’s Powell says interest rates could rise 'fairly soon'
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
soon” if data confirm the economy is continuing to grow and labour markets are still tightening, Federal Reserve governor Jerome Powell said on Thursday in remarks that may help tee up higher rates as soon as mid-June. Powell said the economy... Read more
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Market Watch
Fed’s Powell: Interest-rate hike may come soon, but weak productivity will cap increaseseven after inflation returns to its target, a top Federal Reserve official said
Fed’s Powell: Interest-rate hike may come soon, but weak productivity will cap increases
Market Watch / Posted 23 hours ago
even after inflation returns to its target, a top Federal Reserve official said Thursday. The comments from Fed. Gov. Jerome Powell, to the Peterson Institute for International Economics, come as the interest-rate debate has heated up in... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Powell says interest rates could rise 'fairly soon'Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell delivers remarks during a conference at
Fed's Powell says interest rates could rise 'fairly soon'
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell delivers remarks during a conference at the Brookings Institution in Washington August 3, 2015. WASHINGTON A U.S. rate hike may come "fairly soon" if data confirm the economy is continuing to grow and labor... Read more
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CNBC
Fed's Powell: Rate hike looking appropriate 'fairly soon'Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said Thursday an interest rate hike coul
Fed's Powell: Rate hike looking appropriate 'fairly soon'
CNBC / Posted 23 hours ago
Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said Thursday an interest rate hike could be appropriate fairly soon, adding that he supports gradual hikes if data underpin forecasts of an improving economy. In prepared remarks from Washington, Powell said... Read more
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Business Standard India
Wall Street flat as stocks pause after recent rallythat US labor markets are relatively tight and may put upward pressure on infla
Wall Street flat as stocks pause after recent rally
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
that US labor markets are relatively tight and may put upward pressure on inflation. Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell, a permanent voter on the Fed's rate-setting committee, is scheduled to speak later on Thursday. Discount... Read more
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FOX Business
Stocks Pause After 2-Day Rallyan April report on pending home sales is expected, with 0.8% growth forecast.
Stocks Pause After 2-Day Rally
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
an April report on pending home sales is expected, with 0.8% growth forecast. On the Federal Reserve front, Fed Gov. Jerome Powell is slated to speak on the economy and monetary policy in Washington, D.C., at 12:15 p.m. Eastern. Speaking in... Read more
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FOX Business
Stocks Pause After 2-Day Rallyan April report on pending home sales is expected, with 0.8% growth forecast.
Stocks Pause After 2-Day Rally
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
an April report on pending home sales is expected, with 0.8% growth forecast. On the Federal Reserve front, Fed Gov. Jerome Powell is slated to speak on the economy and monetary policy in Washington, D.C., at 12:15 p.m. Eastern. Speaking in... Read more
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Market Watch
Treasury yields slip as investors snap up new debt ahead of Fed speakerslate 2007. However, moves were muted as traders were looking ahead to remarks
Treasury yields slip as investors snap up new debt ahead of Fed speakers
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
late 2007. However, moves were muted as traders were looking ahead to remarks from two prominent Fed officials: Fed Gov. Jerome Powell, who is expected to speak on Thursday, and Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen, who slated to make a public appearance... Read more
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The Star
Wall Street flat as stocks pause after recent rallythat US labour markets are relatively tight and may put upward pressure on infl
Wall Street flat as stocks pause after recent rally
The Star / Posted yesterday
that US labour markets are relatively tight and may put upward pressure on inflation. Federal Reserve Board governor Jerome Powell, a permanent voter on the Fed’s rate-setting committee, is scheduled to speak later on Thursday. Discount... Read more
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Reuters
Stock futures slightly higher as economic data awaitedon inflation, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Thursda
Stock futures slightly higher as economic data awaited
Reuters / Posted yesterday
on inflation, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Thursday. * Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell, a permanent voter on the Fed's rate-setting committee, is scheduled to speak later on Thursday. * Investors... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Stock futures slightly higher as economic data awaitedon inflation, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Thursda
Stock futures slightly higher as economic data awaited
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
on inflation, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Thursday. * Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell, a permanent voter on the Fed's rate-setting committee, is scheduled to speak later on Thursday. * Investors... Read more
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Market Watch
Why oil jumping above $50 is actually disastrous for crudeEastern. We’ll get a bunch more Fed-speak today, from St. Louis Fed chief Jame
Why oil jumping above $50 is actually disastrous for crude
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Eastern. We’ll get a bunch more Fed-speak today, from St. Louis Fed chief James Bullard in Singapore and Eastern Fed Gov. Jerome Powell in Washington, D.C. The two-day G-7 meeting in Japan also kicked off. The first comments out of the gathering... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S. stock futures catch their breath after Dow’s big 2-day jumpan April report on pending home sales is expected, with 0.8% growth forecast.
U.S. stock futures catch their breath after Dow’s big 2-day jump
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
an April report on pending home sales is expected, with 0.8% growth forecast. On the Federal Reserve front, Fed Gov. Jerome Powell is slated to speak on the economy and monetary policy in Washington, D.C., at 12:15 p.m. Eastern. St. Louis Fed... Read more
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CNBC
Bond investors eye data, auctionnotes. St. Louis Fed president James Bullard was due to speak in Singapore ear
Bond investors eye data, auction
CNBC / Posted yesterday
notes. St. Louis Fed president James Bullard was due to speak in Singapore early on Thursday morning, while Fed governor Jerome Powell will speak in Washington D.C. at 12:15 p.m. ET. In oil markets, Brent crude traded at around $49.93 a barrel,... Read more
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CNBC
Futures higher as data, Fed speeches eyeda.m. St. Louis Fed president James Bullard was due to speak in Singapore early
Futures higher as data, Fed speeches eyed
CNBC / Posted yesterday
a.m. St. Louis Fed president James Bullard was due to speak in Singapore early on Thursday morning, while Fed governor Jerome Powell will speak in Washington D.C. at 12:15 p.m. ET. In oil markets, Brent crude traded at around $50.02 a barrel,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Oil, US stocks to guide marketgoods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet
Oil, US stocks to guide market
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
goods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet in Japan. Fed speaker: James Bullard, Jerome Powell The US dollar fell from near a 10-week high against the euro and rose just slightly against the yen on... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Oil, US stocks to guide marketgoods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet
Oil, US stocks to guide market
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
goods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet in Japan. Fed speaker: James Bullard, Jerome Powell The US dollar fell from near a 10-week high against the euro and rose just slightly against the yen on... Read more
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The Age
Oil, US stocks to guide marketgoods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet
Oil, US stocks to guide market
The Age / Posted yesterday
goods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet in Japan. Fed speaker: James Bullard, Jerome Powell The US dollar fell from near a 10-week high against the euro and rose just slightly against the yen on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Oil, US stocks to guide marketgoods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet
Oil, US stocks to guide market
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
goods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet in Japan. Fed speaker: James Bullard, Jerome Powell The US dollar fell from near a 10-week high against the euro and rose just slightly against the yen on... Read more
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WA Today
Oil, US stocks to guide marketgoods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet
Oil, US stocks to guide market
WA Today / Posted yesterday
goods, April pending home sales, Kansas City May manufacturing; G7 leaders meet in Japan. Fed speaker: James Bullard, Jerome Powell The US dollar fell from near a 10-week high against the euro and rose just slightly against the yen on... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Key Events In The Coming Weeka one- to two-month lag. 11:00 AM Kansas City Fed manufacturing index, May (co
Key Events In The Coming Week
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
a one- to two-month lag. 11:00 AM Kansas City Fed manufacturing index, May (consensus -3, last -4) 12:15 PM Fed Governor Jerome Powell (FOMC voter) speaks: Fed Governor Powell will deliver a speech titled "Recent Economic Developments, the... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ Dollar Outlook: Kiwi may fall on US rate hike bets; Budget, milk forecast loomJohn Williams, and Philadelphia Fed's Patrick Harker, today; Dallas Fed's Rober
NZ Dollar Outlook: Kiwi may fall on US rate hike bets; Budget, milk forecast loom
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
John Williams, and Philadelphia Fed's Patrick Harker, today; Dallas Fed's Robert Kaplan, on Wednesday; and Fed Governor Jerome Powell on Thursday. That follows upbeat comments from Fed officials last week, including New York Fed President... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
World Week Ahead: US data due, Yellen speaksJohn Williams, and Philadelphia Fed's Patrick Harker, today; Dallas Fed's Rober
World Week Ahead: US data due, Yellen speaks
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
John Williams, and Philadelphia Fed's Patrick Harker, today; Dallas Fed's Robert Kaplan, on Wednesday; and Fed Governor Jerome Powell on Thursday. Minutes from the April Federal Open Market Committee, released last Wednesday, as well as... Read more
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Market Watch
Fed speakers, data to take over as earnings slow to trickleDallas Fed President Robert Kaplan also are scheduled to speak. Bullard speaks
Fed speakers, data to take over as earnings slow to trickle
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan also are scheduled to speak. Bullard speaks again on Thursday in Singapore, and Fed Gov. Jerome Powell is set to speak about the economy in Washington, D.C., on Thursday Then, on Friday, Fed Chairwoman Janet... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Banks identify possible replacements for US LiborThe new benchmark is going be robust with a lot of transactions and will be res
Banks identify possible replacements for US Libor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
The new benchmark is going be robust with a lot of transactions and will be resistant to manipulation," Fed Governor Jerome Powell told Reuters. ARRC said the two rates it identified as replacements represent "robust" markets, each with... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Biggest fight in treasuries pits Citadel against Citigroupreporting that's available to any regulator on a routine basis in the cash Trea
Biggest fight in treasuries pits Citadel against Citigroup
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 25 days ago
reporting that's available to any regulator on a routine basis in the cash Treasury market,” Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said at an April Senate subcommittee hearing. “So doing the analysis to deal with one 12-minute trade event... Read more

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