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Federal Reserve

The dollar rose up to a three-month record against the yen on Friday as it rose against the majority of major currencies during the month whilst investors awaiting U.S. third-quarter growth figures later in the day. Positive GDP data would...

By Kate Ayers on Oct 28th, 2016
Eric Rosengren

Eric Rosengren, President of the Boston Federal Reserve said that risks to the U.S. economy increase the longer the central bank waits to increase rates. The U.S. Federal Reserve are still divided on whether or not to increase interest rates,...

By Terry Fitzroy on Sep 9th, 2016
Fed Hike

Weaker U.S. economic data pushed down anticipation of an increase in interest rates. World stocks charged to their highest records for the year. At the same time, the dollar fell against the yen on Wednesday as weak economic data in the U.S....

By Kate Ayers on Sep 7th, 2016
Janet Yellen

Solid consumer spending and a stable job market could mean a potential rate hike in September. The Federal Reserve is aiming to raise interest rates by as early as next month, according to the head of the U.S. central bank and other policymakers...

By Terry Fitzroy on Aug 28th, 2016
Federal Reserve

The Federal Reserve claimed that Goldman Sachs had leaked classified information. The US central bank on Wednesday imposed a whopping fine of $36.3 million on multinational bank Goldman Sachs for allegedly leaking classified information from...

By Laura Parrish on Aug 3rd, 2016
Federal Reserve

After a whole decade of constant rates, the Fed raised rates for the first time last month. During its January meeting, the Fed kept interest rates constant while continuing to closely monitor the markets. According to the latest policy statement...

By Terry Fitzroy on Jan 27th, 2016