Janet Yellen

Former chair of the US Federal Reserve Janet Yellen once said “the principle that a central bank should be independent [...]

7 December 2018

Do Jerome Powell’s recent comments suggest that Trump is influencing the Fed’s policy? [...]

3 December 2018

Wall Street’s bull run had been due a reality check for weeks. Yet when it eventually came, the only surprise [...]

1 February 2018

After years of loose monetary policy, the money presses in several of the world’s biggest markets are finally [...]

5 January 2018

We now know who US President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next chair of the Federal Reserve is, and it’s [...]

7 November 2017

Janet Yellen, chair of the Federal Reserve (Fed), has announced the Fed is going to introduce a new policy called [...]

19 October 2017

For decades, the Federal Reserve has been the wingman to the US equity market, manipulating monetary policy to [...]

4 July 2017

The US Federal Reserve lifted interest rates for the second time in three months last night, but sent the [...]

15 March 2017
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The Federal Reserve is almost universally expected to raise interest rates at its Wednesday meeting, in only the [...]

14 March 2017
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New job openings in the US were even stronger last month, hitting 235,000 - up from the surprisingly high 227,000 [...]

10 March 2017
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How fast will US interest rates rise? Keith Wade, chief economist at Schroders, explains why the outlook has changed. [...]

8 March 2017
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As equity markets continue their extraordinary and interminable upward trajectory, it was wonderful last week [...]

7 March 2017
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Federal reserve policymakers have hinted that it may be time to raise US interest rates again – “fairly soon” [...]

22 February 2017
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The US dollar jumped in value as Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen told Congress a delay in raising interest [...]

14 February 2017
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US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said interest rates would be maintained at 0.5-0.75 per cent as the labour [...]

1 February 2017
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