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The Washington Times
Democrats urge Sen. Richard Shelby to drop Ex-Im blockadeis holding back an agency that enjoys majority support from Congress. Mr. Shel
Democrats urge Sen. Richard Shelby to drop Ex-Im blockade
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
is holding back an agency that enjoys majority support from Congress. Mr. Shelby, Alabama Republican and chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, is refusing to consider J. Mark McWatters’ nomination to the bank’s board, saying the obscure... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Senators want answers from Green Dot, Wal-Mart after card outagepurchases and withdrawing cash. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Robert Menend
Senators want answers from Green Dot, Wal-Mart after card outage
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
purchases and withdrawing cash. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey), both members of the Senate Banking Committee, on Tuesday sent a letter to Steven Streit, Green Dot’s founder and chief executive, asking for... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A single senator stymies Export-Import Bank, vexing Boeing, GEsecured the agency’s reopening, only to watch Shelby play what has proved to be
A single senator stymies Export-Import Bank, vexing Boeing, GE
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
secured the agency’s reopening, only to watch Shelby play what has proved to be a very strong hand. As chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, he bottled up President Obama’s nomination of a third member for the bank’s five-person board. Only... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Senator Brown pushing new rules for predatory payday loansand it's not paid off yet," said Christina Sarno of Warren who borrowed $500.
Senator Brown pushing new rules for predatory payday loans
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
and it's not paid off yet," said Christina Sarno of Warren who borrowed $500. Brown, who is the ranking Democrat on the Senate Banking Committee, is pushing for new rules that would require borrowers to first show that they can pay back a loan,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Consideration of Elizabeth Warren for vice president gives Wall Street the jittersless damaging to the financial sector as VP than if she remained in the Senate,
Consideration of Elizabeth Warren for vice president gives Wall Street the jitters
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
less damaging to the financial sector as VP than if she remained in the Senate, especially given her perch on the powerful Senate Banking Committee. And then there are those who are betting against Warren as VP. “I don’t think anybody thinks it’s... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Yellen pulls out of ECB gathering in PortugalFederal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Co
Fed's Yellen pulls out of ECB gathering in Portugal
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee at Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2016. SINTRA Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is no longer due to speak at a global central bank summit starting... Read more
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Times of Malta
Yellen projects gradual hikes in interest rates, warns on Brexit impactrate hikes as international headwinds die down. Yellen presented her semi-annua
Yellen projects gradual hikes in interest rates, warns on Brexit impact
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
rate hikes as international headwinds die down. Yellen presented her semi-annual testimony on monetary policy before the Senate Banking Committee, saying that a “cautious approach” on interest rates “remains appropriate” amidst “considerable... Read more
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Reuters
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for nowFederal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Co
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for now
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee at Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2016. SAN FRANCISCO The U.S. Federal Reserve, already undecided on when next to raise interest rates, now has one... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S. banks take complaints over Basel III to Senate hearingXuanyan Ouyang of Medill News Service Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama chairs th
U.S. banks take complaints over Basel III to Senate hearing
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
Xuanyan Ouyang of Medill News Service Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama chairs the Senate Banking Committee. WASHINGTON — U.S. bank officials said Thursday the Basel III reforms are too complex and do not align with reality in the United States. The... Read more
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Providence Business News
Jobless claims in U.S. declined more than forecast last weekof the economic outlook. Yellen offered a subtle change in her language earlie
Jobless claims in U.S. declined more than forecast last week
Providence Business News / Posted 8 days ago
of the economic outlook. Yellen offered a subtle change in her language earlier this week in testimony before the Senate Banking Committee, saying officials would judge “whether the labor market will strengthen further,” rather than when,... Read more
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New Kerala
US stocks decline after Yellen's testimony - newkerala.com #80543gain access to credit, and that the access to credit is growing at a healthy pa
US stocks decline after Yellen's testimony - newkerala.com #80543
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
gain access to credit, and that the access to credit is growing at a healthy pace. In her testimony on Tuesday before the Senate Banking Committee, Yellen reiterated the US central bank's intention to raise interest rates, taking a cautious... Read more
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The Hill
Anxiety grows over Brexit vote | Investors prefer Trump to Clinton in poll | Key chairman open to censuring IRS chiefor tweet me @SylvanLane. And if you like your newsletter, you can subscribe to
Anxiety grows over Brexit vote | Investors prefer Trump to Clinton in poll | Key chairman open to censuring IRS chief
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
or tweet me @SylvanLane. And if you like your newsletter, you can subscribe to it here: http://bit.ly/1NxxW2N. Senate Banking Committee: Hearing to examine bank capital and liquidity regulation, focusing on industry perspectives, 10... Read more
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BBC News
Yellen: Brexit "significant economic repercussions"has said a UK vote to exit the European Union "could have significant economic
Yellen: Brexit "significant economic repercussions"
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
has said a UK vote to exit the European Union "could have significant economic repercussions". Janet Yellen told the Senate Banking Committee that a split would lead to uncertainty that could create market instability. She said the Fed would... Read more
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The China Post
Oil up on weaker US dollar as UK EU vote looms"A UK vote to exit the European Union could have significant economic repercuss
Oil up on weaker US dollar as UK EU vote looms
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
"A UK vote to exit the European Union could have significant economic repercussions," Yellen warned in a testimony to the Senate Banking Committee. At about 0630 GMT Wednesday, U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate for August delivery, a new... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Yellen says no special meetings scheduled over BrexitFederal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Co
Fed's Yellen says no special meetings scheduled over Brexit
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee at Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2016. WASHINGTON Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said she has not scheduled special meetings for Friday or... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Yellen Credibility Watch Day 2: "Humphrey Hawkins" Hearings Live FeedFed’s dual mandate domestically and its role globally,” said Aaron Klein, a fel
Yellen Credibility Watch Day 2: "Humphrey Hawkins" Hearings Live Feed
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
Fed’s dual mandate domestically and its role globally,” said Aaron Klein, a fellow at the Brookings Institution and former Senate Banking Committee economist. Ms. Yellen underscored those global concerns at her press conference last week when she... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The pound is gaining on the eve of the Brexit voteof caution before this Thursday’s UK Brexit vote and an appearance by US Federa
The pound is gaining on the eve of the Brexit vote
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
of caution before this Thursday’s UK Brexit vote and an appearance by US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen before the US Senate banking committee," noted Business Insider Australia's David Scutt. The US dollar index is weaker by 0.3% at 93.78... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, sox, qqq, dia, scty, tsla, fdx)testimony to the House Financial Services Committee. On Tuesday, Federal Reserv
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, sox, qqq, dia, scty, tsla, fdx)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
testimony to the House Financial Services Committee. On Tuesday, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified before the Senate Banking Committee, noting that the Fed would be cautious when raising interest rates even though it expects data on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The pound is gaining on the eve of the Brexit voteof caution before this Thursday’s UK Brexit vote and an appearance by US Federa
The pound is gaining on the eve of the Brexit vote
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
of caution before this Thursday’s UK Brexit vote and an appearance by US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen before the US Senate banking committee," noted Business Insider Australia's David Scutt. The US dollar index is weaker by 0.3% at 93.78... Read more
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Connecticut Post
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, sox, qqq, dia, scty, tsla, fdx)testimony to the House Financial Services Committee. On Tuesday, Federal Reserv
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, sox, qqq, dia, scty, tsla, fdx)
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
testimony to the House Financial Services Committee. On Tuesday, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified before the Senate Banking Committee, noting that the Fed would be cautious when raising interest rates even though it expects data on... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The pound is gaining on the eve of the Brexit voteof caution before this Thursday’s UK Brexit vote and an appearance by US Federa
The pound is gaining on the eve of the Brexit vote
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
of caution before this Thursday’s UK Brexit vote and an appearance by US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen before the US Senate banking committee," noted Business Insider Australia's David Scutt. The US dollar index is weaker by 0.3% at 93.78... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, sox, qqq, dia, scty, tsla, fdx)testimony to the House Financial Services Committee. On Tuesday, Federal Reserv
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, sox, qqq, dia, scty, tsla, fdx)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
testimony to the House Financial Services Committee. On Tuesday, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified before the Senate Banking Committee, noting that the Fed would be cautious when raising interest rates even though it expects data on... Read more
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CNBC
Fed's Powell: Brexit vote could bring 'significant volatility' in marketsFinancial Services Committee. Yellen delivered on Tuesday the first round of h
Fed's Powell: Brexit vote could bring 'significant volatility' in markets
CNBC / Posted 9 days ago
Financial Services Committee. Yellen delivered on Tuesday the first round of her semiannual economic testimony to the Senate Banking Committee. The Fed chief expressed concerns about a possible Brexit. She was also generally optimistic about... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening belltestimony to the House Financial Services Committee. On Tuesday, Federal Reserv
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 9 days ago
testimony to the House Financial Services Committee. On Tuesday, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified before the Senate Banking Committee, noting that the Fed would be cautious when raising interest rates even though it expects data on... Read more
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CBS News
"Trump recession"? Tycoon fires back at Clintoncriticisms of Trump's economic policies came just hours after Federal Reserve C
"Trump recession"? Tycoon fires back at Clinton
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
criticisms of Trump's economic policies came just hours after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified in a Senate Banking Committee Hearing. Yellen slammed Trump's proposal to load up on debt and cut it down by making a deal with... Read more
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Market Watch
Fed’s changing outlook doesn’t explain about-face on raising ratesthe economy, emphasized the “headwinds” — subdued productivity and labor-force
Fed’s changing outlook doesn’t explain about-face on raising rates
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
the economy, emphasized the “headwinds” — subdued productivity and labor-force growth — at her semi-annual testimony to the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday. So yes, the Fed does seem to be altering its macro view on potential growth (slower)... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Yellen signals caution on Fed rate, economyinterest rates, Fed Chairman Janet Yellen said Tuesday. In delivering the Fed'
Yellen signals caution on Fed rate, economy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
interest rates, Fed Chairman Janet Yellen said Tuesday. In delivering the Fed's twice-a-year economic report to the Senate Banking Committee, Yellen cited a slowdown in job growth in April and May and said the Fed will be watching carefully... Read more
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iol.co.za
Oil rises in Asian tradeUK vote to exit the European Union could have significant economic repercussion
Oil rises in Asian trade
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
UK vote to exit the European Union could have significant economic repercussions,” Yellen warned in a testimony to the Senate Banking Committee. At about 06h30 GMT Wednesday, US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for August delivery, a new... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fed cautious on ratesfrom Britain's June 23 vote on whether to leave the European Union, could darke
Fed cautious on rates
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
from Britain's June 23 vote on whether to leave the European Union, could darken the US economic outlook, she told the Senate Banking Committee, as could a downturn in productivity growth that may prove a permanent drag on the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Yellen says uncertainties justify cautious approachwho forecast just one rate increase this year climbed to six from just one in M
Yellen says uncertainties justify cautious approach
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
who forecast just one rate increase this year climbed to six from just one in March. In her testimony Tuesday before the Senate Banking Committee, Yellen acknowledged the problems weighing on the economy. "Economic growth has been uneven over... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sterling gives up gains but stocks edging highersaid global risks and a US hiring slowdown warrant a cautious approach to raisi
Sterling gives up gains but stocks edging higher
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
said global risks and a US hiring slowdown warrant a cautious approach to raising interest rates. Her comments before the Senate Banking Committee seemed to signal no pressing need for the Fed to raise rates. The dollar strengthened against a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Oil edges up on weaker dollar as Britain EU vote loomsUK vote to exit the European Union could have significant economic repercussion
Oil edges up on weaker dollar as Britain EU vote looms
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
UK vote to exit the European Union could have significant economic repercussions,” Yellen warned in a testimony to the Senate Banking Committee. At about 0340 GMT Wednesday, US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for August delivery, a new... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fed’s Yellen: US economy faces ‘considerable uncertainty’Reserve Chair Janet Yellen listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb
Fed’s Yellen: US economy faces ‘considerable uncertainty’
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Reserve Chair Janet Yellen listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, as she testifies before the Senate Banking Committee to deliver the semiannual Monetary Policy Report to Congress. AP FILE PHOTO WASHINGTON, United... Read more
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Market Watch
Asian markets mostly subdued ahead of Brexitassets. Overnight in the U.S., Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen deliver
Asian markets mostly subdued ahead of Brexit
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
assets. Overnight in the U.S., Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen delivered her semiannual testimony to the Senate Banking Committee. Yellen struck a slightly cautious note, with investors saying her remarks were largely in line with... Read more
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The Financial Express
Federal Reserve cautious on rates due to Brexit, US hiring slowdown: Janet Yellenfrom Britain’s June 23 vote on whether to leave the European Union, could darke
Federal Reserve cautious on rates due to Brexit, US hiring slowdown: Janet Yellen
The Financial Express / Posted 9 days ago
from Britain’s June 23 vote on whether to leave the European Union, could darken the U.S. economic outlook, she told the Senate Banking Committee, as could a downturn in productivity growth that may prove a permanent drag on the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Tokyo shares open lower as Brexit vote nears“considerable uncertainty” from slower domestic activity and from a possible Br
Tokyo shares open lower as Brexit vote nears
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
“considerable uncertainty” from slower domestic activity and from a possible British exit from the EU. In testimony to the Senate Banking Committee, Yellen also said she wants the economy to be on a “favourable path” before the central bank... Read more
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TribLIVE
Yellen holds fast to cautious approach on interest rate hikeshikes Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washi
Yellen holds fast to cautious approach on interest rate hikes
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
hikes Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 21, 2016, before the Senate Banking Committee. Yellen said the U.S. economy faces a number of uncertainties that require the Fed to proceed... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Fed’s Yellen: US economy faces ‘considerable uncertainty’over the short term and will proceed with great caution on plans to raise inter
Fed’s Yellen: US economy faces ‘considerable uncertainty’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
over the short term and will proceed with great caution on plans to raise interest rates. She said in testimony to the Senate Banking Committee that US growth has picked up noticeably in the second quarter from the sluggish pace at the... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Lots of unknowns keeping the Fed cautiousReserve Chairman Janet Yellen prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington
Lots of unknowns keeping the Fed cautious
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 21, 2016, before the Senate Banking Committee. Yellen said the U.S. economy faces a number of uncertainties that require the Fed to proceed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Lots of unknowns keeping the Fed cautiousSenate Banking Committee Chairman Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala. listens as Federa
Lots of unknowns keeping the Fed cautious
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
Senate Banking Committee Chairman Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala. listens as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies on U.S. monetary policy, Tuesday, JUne 21, 2016, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Yellen said the U.S. economy faces a number of... Read more
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New Kerala
US dollar declines amid Yellen's remarks - newkerala.com #79984were digesting Federal Reserve Janet Yellen's remarks during her semi-annual te
US dollar declines amid Yellen's remarks - newkerala.com #79984
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
were digesting Federal Reserve Janet Yellen's remarks during her semi-annual testimony. In her testimony before the US Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday, Yellen reiterated the cautious approach to raising interest rates that the central bank... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Lots of unknowns keeping the Fed cautiousReserve Chairman Janet Yellen prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington
Lots of unknowns keeping the Fed cautious
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 21, 2016, before the Senate Banking Committee. Yellen said the U.S. economy faces a number of uncertainties that require the Fed to proceed... Read more
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TheBull
Fed's Yellen: US economy faces "considerable uncertainty"over the short term and will proceed with great caution on plans to raise inter
Fed's Yellen: US economy faces "considerable uncertainty"
TheBull / Posted 10 days ago
over the short term and will proceed with great caution on plans to raise interest rates. She said in testimony to the Senate Banking Committee that US growth has picked up noticeably in the second quarter from the sluggish pace at the... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Yellen bracing for BrexitU.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen arrives for testimony before the
Yellen bracing for Brexit
Bankrate.com / Posted 10 days ago
U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen arrives for testimony before the Senate Banking Committee on June 21, 2016. Win McNamee/Getty Images In the first of 2 days of testimony on Capitol Hill, Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen has... Read more
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Newsmax
Fed's Yellen: Uncertainties Justify Cautious Approachfor an extended period of time. "Considerable uncertainty about the economic o
Fed's Yellen: Uncertainties Justify Cautious Approach
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
for an extended period of time. "Considerable uncertainty about the economic outlook remains," Yellen told members of the Senate Banking Committee. "Although I am optimistic about the longer-run prospects for the U.S. economy, we cannot rule out... Read more
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CNBC
Looming Brexit vote to keep traders on edgepoints at 2,088.90. Stocks briefly turned lower but mostly held their opening
Looming Brexit vote to keep traders on edge
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
points at 2,088.90. Stocks briefly turned lower but mostly held their opening gains amid Yellen's testimony before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday, which analysts said did not offer anything new after her press conference last... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Unease in markets with looming Brexitsaid global risks and a US hiring slowdown warrant a cautious approach to raisi
Unease in markets with looming Brexit
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
said global risks and a US hiring slowdown warrant a cautious approach to raising interest rates. Her comments before the Senate Banking Committee seemed to signal no pressing need for the Fed to raise rates. 'Brexit has really dominated... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Lots of unknowns keeping the Fed cautiousfor an extended period of time. "Considerable uncertainty about the economic o
Lots of unknowns keeping the Fed cautious
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 10 days ago
for an extended period of time. "Considerable uncertainty about the economic outlook remains," Yellen told members of the Senate Banking Committee. "Although I am optimistic about the longer-run prospects for the U.S. economy, we cannot rule out... Read more
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International Business Times
US market close: Stocks end slightly higher following Yellen's comments as Brexit vote approaches However, a poll from ORB/Daily Telegraph placed the remain camp at 53% and the
US market close: Stocks end slightly higher following Yellen's comments as Brexit vote approaches
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
However, a poll from ORB/Daily Telegraph placed the remain camp at 53% and the Leave camp at 46%. In remarks to the Senate Banking Committee, Yellen warned against the "Leave" camp in the UK referendum and maintained a cautious approach to... Read more
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The Hill
Hacker posts alleged Clinton documentsfinancial institutions to meet and what's expected depends on the complexity an
Hacker posts alleged Clinton documents
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
financial institutions to meet and what's expected depends on the complexity and importance of the firm," she told the Senate Banking Committee during a hearing on monetary policy. IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Links from our blog, The Hill, and... Read more
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