Janet Yellen

Editor’s Notes: The Bank of England must protect its independence
Editor’s Notes: The Bank of England must protect its independence
Former chair of the US Federal Reserve Janet Yellen once said “the principle that a central bank should be independent [...]
December 7, 2018
DEBATE: Do Jerome Powell’s recent comments suggest that Trump is influencing the Fed’s policy?
Do Jerome Powell’s recent comments suggest that Trump is influencing the Fed’s policy? YES, says Andy Scott, an associate director at [...]
December 3, 2018
As a Federal Reserve interest rate hike creeps closer, should we remain relaxed about the consequences?
As a Federal Reserve interest rate hike creeps closer, should we remain relaxed about the consequences?
Andrea Cicione, head of strategy at Lombard Street Research, says Yes.We can’t imagine investors feeling relaxed, with a series of [...]
September 6, 2015
Super Thursday: Why business wants the Bank of England to hold its nerve
Super Thursday: Why business wants the Bank of England to hold its nerve
As the UK’s economic recovery solidifies, the siren calls for interest rate rises are intensifying. Even the governor of the [...]
August 5, 2015
Chair of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen says rates will rise this year if economy remains on track causing dollar to jump
Chair of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen says rates will rise this year if economy remains on track causing dollar to jump
The Federal Reserve has reiterated that it is on course to raise interest rates in 2015, as Chair of the [...]
July 29, 2015
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says US interest rates should rise in 2015
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says US interest rates should rise in 2015
Janet Yellen has reiterated the case for raising interest rates later this year, saying the US economy recovery has solid [...]
July 11, 2015
Janet Yellen: Markets unmoved amid second day of testimony
Janet Yellen: Markets unmoved amid second day of testimony
Markets were largely unconcerned during the second day of testimony by Federal reserve chair Janet Yellen, who is speaking before the [...]
February 25, 2015
Yellen takes patient approach to hike
Yellen takes patient approach to hike
FEDERAL Reserve chair Janet Yellen yesterday told the Senate banking committee that the US central bank preparing to consider interest rate hikes [...]
February 24, 2015
Yellen: Fed will drop the word “patient” before it hikes interest rates
Yellen: Fed will drop the word “patient” before it hikes interest rates
The US Federal Reserve's rate-setting committee will lose patience before it hikes interest rates, promised Fed boss Janet Yellen today [...]
February 24, 2015
Yellen pledges patient approach before starting to hike rates
Yellen pledges patient approach before starting to hike rates
US POLICYMAKERS yesterday voted not to change its policy stance while also saying they would be “patient” before beginning to [...]
December 17, 2014

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