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The Fed Is Playing Chicken With Your Savings; Don't Say You Weren't Warned
The Federal Reserve Bank has been a major factor in fixed income markets since it began its controversial program called "Quantitative Easing" or QE.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Dallas Fed report argues that water markets would help Texas with shortage
Texas' ongoing water scarcity could hold back the state's economic growth, economists with the Federal Reserve Bank in Dallas say in a new report.
Wall Street Journal
Unemployment Won't Hit 6.5% Until 2015, Fed Research Suggests
A new paper from researchers at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland could assuage the concerns of some market participants who still doubt the Fed's commitment to keep rates low even after the recovery picks up steam.
The Fed: Time for Fed to put taper on table, Lockhart says
Consideration of whether to scale back the pace of asset purchases should be "on the table" in December and at other upcoming Federal Reserve policy meetings, said Dennis Lockhart, president of the Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank on Thursday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
College of Staten Island gets visit from vice president of Federal Reserve Bank
Thomas C. Baxter Jr., executive vice president of the New York Federal Reserve Bank, shared his perspectives about "Leadership, Ethics and the Rule of Law" with College of Staten Island School of Business students and faculty last month.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Fed should give more detail on rate hike plans: Williams
Concerned that investors are still not getting the Federal Reserve 's message that interest rates will stay low even after the Fed stops buying bonds, a top official of the U.S. central bank on Tuesday called for the Fed to provide more details soon on what would lead it to eventually raise interest rates.
Gross Says Central Bank Cash Influx Raises Global Assets' Risk
Pacific Investment Management Co.' s Bill Gross , manager of the world's biggest bond fund , said the unprecedented cash added to the financial system by central banks is raising the risk of a slide in global asset prices.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Fed unlikely to redraw markers for rate hike
Federal Reserve policymakers have cooled to the idea of explicitly raising the bar on future interest rate hikes, a sign the U.S. central bank is angling for a return to more subtle -- and familiar -- ways of explaining how it plans to steer the economy.
New York Post
Yellena s classmate a shockeda at her spectacular rise
She's about to become one of the most influential financial leaders in the world, but a classmate who sat in front of Janet Yellen at Brooklyn's Ft.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Our economic times: Deflationary fears creep into economy
The rate of change in the Personal Consumption Expenditures Index, the most commonly tracked benchmark by the Federal Reserve Bank, rose 0.9 percent in September, compared to a year earlier, well below the two percent Fed target.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Lamar Daily News
High school students learn about economy in Federal Reserve Bank leadership program
Las Cruces members of the Student Board of Directors of the El Paso Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas pose for a photo with their parents.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen
President Obama will nominate Janet L. Yellen to be the next head of the Federal Reserve, the White House said Tuesday.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
New mortgage-disclosure rules, deja vu?
This week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced its new information-disclosure rules for mortgage lenders and closing attorneys.
San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank names Mark Gould chief operating officer
The move is a promotion for Gould, who was the bank's Seattle branch manager and product manager of the Fed's Cash Product Office.
Follow The Curve
When it comes to predicting recessions or major downturns in the stock market, the yield curve is an important one to watch.
The Federal Reserve's Expanding Omniscience
Following is an expanded version of a speech delivered for With Integrity Financial: "Securities and Advisory Services offered through Commonwealth Financial Network, a Member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Adviser."
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Us Stocks-Wall Street climbs on promising economic data
U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after data pointed to a slowly improving labor market and subdued inflation, keeping intact most investors' expectations that the Federal Reserve is unlikely to scale back stimulus until early next year.
Names & Faces: Woodsboro Bank CEO named to Federal Reserve Bank board
He will be on the audit, planning and operations committees. to senior marketing associate.
UPDATE 4-Yellen takes big step toward becoming next Fed chair
Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen moved closer on Thursday to becoming the first woman to lead the U.S. central bank after a Senate committee backed her nomination and the chamber changed its rules to make it easier for nominees to be confirmed.
Fed officials signal next policy battle: rate guidance
As the Federal Reserve nears a decision to pare its bond-buying program, top policymakers on Thursday turned to a new monetary policy battlefront: a growing debate over how the Fed should signal the timing of eventual interest rate hikes.