Federal Reserve

News and opinion about the central banking system of the United States, The Federal Reserve System‍ also known as the Fed‍.

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Eyes turn to the Federal Reserve as markets await US election result

As markets nervously awaited the results of today’s chaotic presidential election, investors’ eyes turned to the US Federal Reserve’s meeting

November 4, 2020
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It is more important for the US to get the development of a cross-border digital currency (CBDC) right than to

October 19, 2020
US budget deficit hits record $3tn due to coronavirus spending

The US budget deficit has reached a record high after topping $3tn (£2.3tn) as the government’s mass spending on coronavirus

September 12, 2020
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The US economy will not fully recover from the coronavirus pandemic until the American people are sure that the outbreak

June 16, 2020
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Policymakers at the US Federal Reserve are set to publish their first set of economic projections of 2020 later today

June 10, 2020
The US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates to near zero this evening in a desperate attempt to shore up the economy amid the devastation caused by the coronavirus epidemic.

The US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates to near zero this evening in a fresh attempt to shore up

March 15, 2020
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The US Federal Reserve has slashed interest rates by 50 basis points – 0.5 percentage points – in an emergency

March 3, 2020
Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell Testifies Before House Budget Committee

The US Federal Reserve left interest rates on hold today, bringing to an end the cutting cycle instigated in July.

December 11, 2019

The US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates for the second meeting in a row amid concerns about a global

September 18, 2019

US President lashed out at the Federal Reserve today, saying a high dollar, which he blames on Fed policy, is

August 8, 2019

US industrial production unexpectedly fell for the third time in four months in news that will displease the Trump administration

May 15, 2019

The US Federal Reserve said today it was not raising interest rates, citing a strong labour market with solid economic

May 1, 2019

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