Paul Volcker

Latest articles

3d
EuroNews
Trump Could Change Shape of Federal Reserve Boardas well. Obama kept on Ben Bernanke. President Bill Clinton kept Alan Greenspan
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
as well. Obama kept on Ben Bernanke. President Bill Clinton kept Alan Greenspan. And President Ronald Reagan kept on Paul Volcker. The nomination of Randal Quarles for one of the five open spots hints at the direction the Trump... Read more
6d
Zero Hedge
Government By Goldmanthe House revived in April. Yet defanging the Volcker Rule remained the firm’s
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
the House revived in April. Yet defanging the Volcker Rule remained the firm’s top priority. Promoted by former Fed Chair Paul Volcker, the rule would prohibit banks from committing more than 3 percent of their core assets to in-house private... Read more
12d
The Hill
After Charlottesville, Fed chair race wide openlast month. ADVERTISEMENT So will the president nominate Yellen for another t
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
last month. ADVERTISEMENT So will the president nominate Yellen for another term? Every Fed governor, starting with Paul Volcker (1979-1987), has gotten at least two terms. Presidents of both parties have reappointed Fed chairs nominated by... Read more
12d
Zero Hedge
"Markets Have Always Been Wrong" - Jamie Dimon Warns QE's End Will Cause Volatility To Spikeis because the economy is strong and may be strengthening, that's a good reason
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
is because the economy is strong and may be strengthening, that's a good reason. It's not a bad reason. You know, remember Paul Volcker raised rates, people may have forgotten, 2%, 25 basis points, 2% Sunday night. Not in between meetings. On a... Read more
14d
Zero Hedge
Poverty, Prosperity, and Precious MetalsWar II until the end of the gold standard, the standard of living across the We
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
War II until the end of the gold standard, the standard of living across the Western world went almost straight up. Since Paul Volcker assassinated the gold standard, our standard of living has gone straight down. Seventy-five years of... Read more
21d
Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Sept. 5: Michael Keaton, Raquel Welch, Kat Graham, Rose McGowan, Michael Keaton, Freddie Mercury, Carice Van HoutonNapoleon Lajoie in 1874 -- Marketing research engineer A.C. Nielsen in 1897 -
Reality TV World / Posted 21 days ago
Napoleon Lajoie in 1874 -- Marketing research engineer A.C. Nielsen in 1897 -- Retired Federal Reserve Board Chairman Paul Volcker in 1927 (age 90) -- Singer/actor Carol Lawrence in 1932 (age 85) -- Singer Loudon Wainwright III in 1946 (age... Read more
21d
Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Sept. 5: Michael Keaton, Raquel WelchNapoleon Lajoie in 1874 -- Marketing research engineer A.C. Nielsen in 1897 -
Reality TV World / Posted 21 days ago
Napoleon Lajoie in 1874 -- Marketing research engineer A.C. Nielsen in 1897 -- Retired Federal Reserve Board Chairman Paul Volcker in 1927 (age 90) -- Singer/actor Carol Lawrence in 1932 (age 85) -- Actor William Devane in 1937 (age 80) --... Read more
25d
Market Watch
The U.S. economy will never have another Golden Agethe 1970s, peaking at 19.6 million in June 1979, but inflation was way out of c
Market Watch / Posted 25 days ago
the 1970s, peaking at 19.6 million in June 1979, but inflation was way out of control, and Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker pushed the federal funds rate to an all-time high of 19.1% in June 1981. That crushed inflation but caused the... Read more
26d
The Morning Call
If anti-consumer bank law is passed, more Wells Fargo-like scandals are comingwhims and disagreements. But this House bill also goes after the Volcker rule,
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
whims and disagreements. But this House bill also goes after the Volcker rule, named after former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, which demands that commercial banks refrain from using a bank's funds to back riskier investment like... Read more
28d
Chicago Tribune
If anti-consumer bank law is passed, more Wells Fargo-like scandals are comingwhims and disagreements. But this House bill also goes after the Volcker rule,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
whims and disagreements. But this House bill also goes after the Volcker rule, named after former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, which demands that commercial banks refrain from using a bank's funds to back riskier investment like... Read more
28d
Op-Ed News
What Is Left for Progressives if Not Progressivism?undermining the radical left of the Vietnam-War era were first instituted throu
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
undermining the radical left of the Vietnam-War era were first instituted through the policies of repugnant ideologues like Paul Volcker and the late Zbigniew Brzezinski--America has been driven towards the sordid reality of one-world government,... Read more
m
The Seattle Times
Vote: Does Janet Yellen deserve a second term at the Fed?naked political reasons, was seen as crass and risked rattling the markets. Ala
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
naked political reasons, was seen as crass and risked rattling the markets. Alan Greenspan served under four presidents. Paul Volcker was appointed by Jimmy Carter but kept on by Ronald Reagan, even though Volcker’s devastating inflation-killing... Read more
m
BBC News
What happens at Jackson Hole?event. The hope was that the location - in the middle of a national park - mig
BBC News / Posted 1 months ago
event. The hope was that the location - in the middle of a national park - might help woo then Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker, who was known to be "fond of fly-fishing", the bank's history of the event recounts. "I said we need a place... Read more
m
Philly.com
Three reasons why Trump must reappoint Janet Yellen | Opinionwith a surprisingly strong electoral mandate, his team was eager to clear Washi
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
with a surprisingly strong electoral mandate, his team was eager to clear Washington of Carter appointments, with Fed Chair Paul Volcker mentioned as someone who would not be reappointed. The argument for dumping Volcker became even more persuasive... Read more
m
Business Insider
Here's what 4 analysts expect from Jackson Hole — the annual festival of central bankingsymposium — which is said to have been first held in Jackson Hole during the 19
Business Insider / Posted 1 months ago
symposium — which is said to have been first held in Jackson Hole during the 1980s to try and lure then Fed Chairman Paul Volcker away from Washington DC with the promise of good trout fishing alongside policy discussions — will this year... Read more
25 related articles
m
Business Insider
How the remote Western resort of Jackson Hole became a go-to gathering for central bankersorigins of the conference are, well, fishy. That is, they have to do with fish,
Business Insider / Posted 1 months ago
origins of the conference are, well, fishy. That is, they have to do with fish, in particular former Fed Chairman Paul Volcker’s predilection for fly-fishing. Before 1982, the Kansas City Fed’s low-key, academic-leaning symposium was held... Read more
2 related articles

In this news