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Fed Walks Careful Line On Trade But Downside Risks Emerging

WASHINGTON – Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s official line on U.S. trade policy is one of careful deference to the Trump administration,...

Feds Powell Quizzed Again On Trade Risks By Us House

WASHINGTON – Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, questioned by members of a House congressional committee, repeated on Wednesday that rising world...

Fed Emphasizes Solid Us Economic Growth Repeats Gradual Approach

WASHINGTON – U.S. economic growth has been solid during the first half of the year and the Federal Reserve continues to expect to raise interest rates gradually,...

Feds Escape From Crisis Holdings Could Hit Dead End

NEW YORK – Not long ago the Federal Reserve expected to quietly shed nearly half of its $4.5-trillion portfolio by around 2022, leaving little trace of the...

Goodbye Inverted Yield Curve Fed Looks For Alternative Signals To Guide Policy

WASHINGTON – Federal Reserve officials are scouring new niches of the financial markets to find signals accurate enough to warn the central bank when it is time to...

Who Has Fed Chair Powells Ear Lawmakers And Bankers

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK – Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spends more time with U.S. lawmakers, White House advisers, and bankers than did his predecessor Janet...

Fed On Lookout For Recession But Still Sees Strong Economy Minutes

WASHINGTON, July 5 – – U.S. central bankers discussed whether recession lurked around the corner and expressed concerns global trade tensions could hit an...

Stress Test Results Signal More Flexible New-look Fed

WASHINGTON – This year’s Federal Reserve stress test results suggested a more flexible approach, a further sign the regulator’s new leadership is...

Deutsche Bank Investors Unshaken By Us Stress Test Failure

FRANKFURT – Deutsche Bank investors took a largely long view on its failure in this year’s U.S. stress tests, with its shares recovering on Friday from a...

Deutsche Bank Shares Rise After Us Stress Test Failure

FRANKFURT – Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE) shares rose more than 3 percent on Friday, a day after its U.S. subsidiary failed a second part of the U.S. Federal...