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Fed Pumps $75 Billion Into Financial System Again

Fed Pumps $75 Billion Into Financial System Again

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York once again stepped into the money market to supply additional liquidity on Thursday morning. The N.Y. Fed injected $75 billion into the market for overnight

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U.S. Stock Futures Drop After Fed; Crude Steadies: Markets Wrap

U.S. stock futures fell while Europe shares advanced with the euro as the dust settled from the Federal Reserve rate cut. The post U.S. Stock Futures Drop After Fed; Crude Steadies: Markets Wrap
Repo Madness: Fed Announces a Third Day of Emergency Funding

Repo Madness: Fed Announces a Third Day of Emergency Funding

Here's everything you need to know about the repo market but were afraid to ask.
Trump Blasts Fed Chief Powell: No Guts, No Sense, No Vision!

Trump Blasts Fed Chief Powell: No Guts, No Sense, No Vision!

Trump described the Fed's move to cut rates by only one quarter of a percentage point as a failure of vision.
'No guts, no vision!' Trump unhappy after Fed announces modest rate cut

'No guts, no vision!' Trump unhappy after Fed announces modest rate cut

Central bank approves quarter-point interest rate reductionTrump tweets: ‘Jay Powell and the Federal Reserve fail again!’ Under pressure from Wall Street and the White House, the Federal Reserve
'No guts, no vision!' Trump unhappy after Fed announces modest rate cut

'No guts, no vision!' Trump unhappy after Fed announces modest rate cut

Central bank approves quarter-point interest rate reductionTrump tweets: ‘Jay Powell and the Federal Reserve fail again!’ Under pressure from Wall Street and the White House, the Federal Reserve
A Divided Federal Reserve Cuts Key Interest Rate for Second Time This Year

A Divided Federal Reserve Cuts Key Interest Rate for Second Time This Year

The rate is reduced by an additional quarter-point to a range of 1.75% to 2%.

Fed Cuts Key Rate, Hints At Balance Sheet Expansion; Dow Jones Rebounds

A rate cut was paired with mixed signals on future cuts, but renewed balance-sheet expansion could come as soon as the next Fed meeting. The post Fed Cuts Key Rate, Hints At Balance Sheet Expansion;
Fed cuts benchmark interest rate a quarter-point

Fed cuts benchmark interest rate a quarter-point

The economy appears durable in its 11th year of growth, with a still-solid job market and steady consumer spending. But the Fed is trying to combat threats including uncertainties caused by President
Fed Cuts Rates by a Quarter Point as Insurance Against Global Risks

Fed Cuts Rates by a Quarter Point as Insurance Against Global Risks

The Fed moved its benchmark short-term rate target to a range between 1.75 percent and 2 percent Wednesday.
Fed Throws $75 Billion of Liquidity Into Repo Market Again

Fed Throws $75 Billion of Liquidity Into Repo Market Again

The repo market is still throwing a fit and no one knows why.
Federal Reserve cuts interest rates, and earns another blast from Trump - as it happened

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates, and earns another blast from Trump - as it happened

The US Fed votes to cut interest rates for the second time this year, but president Trump wants more Jerome Powell gives press conferenceLatest: Trump says Fed has no gutsBreaking: Fed cuts rates by

What A Fed Rate Cut Wednesday May Mean For The Dow Jones

A Fed rate cut is still likely, but Wall Street firms worry the Fed meeting will offer a hawkish policy outlook, undercutting the Dow Jones. The post What A Fed Rate Cut Wednesday May Mean For The Dow
Federal Reserve Promises $75 Billion of Liquidity to Stem Funding Market Chaos

Federal Reserve Promises $75 Billion of Liquidity to Stem Funding Market Chaos

A breakdown in the overnight funding market that is key to global finance triggered a massive intervention by the N.Y. Fed.
Watch: Exclusive--Michelle Malkin to Trump: ‘Shut Down’ Federal Reserve Remittance Program for Illegal Aliens

Watch: Exclusive--Michelle Malkin to Trump: ‘Shut Down’ Federal Reserve Remittance Program for Illegal Aliens

Columnist Michelle Malkin is calling on President Trump to "shut down" a Federal Reserve program that profits off remittances sent to foreign countries by illegal aliens.

The European Central Bank’s ‘Bazooka’ is Back. This Time, There’s Less of a Bang

Mario Draghi's "Bazooka" is back—but this time, with less of a bang
Trump Demands 0% 'Or Less' Interest Rates As He Again Blasts 'Boneheads' At Federal Reserve

Trump Demands 0% 'Or Less' Interest Rates As He Again Blasts 'Boneheads' At Federal Reserve

It's not entirely clear why Donald Trump has been in an extended public and private meltdown these last weeks, but his behavioral downturn seems to coincide with increasingly grim-looking economic

Kalecki, Minsky, and “Old Keynesianism” Vs. “New Keynesianism” on the Effect of Monetary Policy

Larry Summers, a barometer of leading edge conventional wisdom, questions Keynesianism as a distortion of Keynes and for its overconfidence in monetary policy.
Central banks were always political – so their ‘independence’ doesn’t mean much | Larry Elliott

Central banks were always political – so their ‘independence’ doesn’t mean much | Larry Elliott

The separation of monetary and fiscal policy serves the neoliberal status quo. It won’t survive the next crashIndependent central banks were once all the rage. Taking decisions over interest rates and