Tag: U.S. central bank

Finance Tech, Trading

Global shares eye worse week since February, dollar firm as investors seek safety

August 20, 2021


Global shares fell for the fifth straight day and the dollar remained firm in a flight to safety on Friday as rising coronavirus cases compounded concerns over Chinese growth and the outlook for U.S. stimulus. The swirling economic currents have […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

Gold edges lower Thursday as investors await Powell’s Jackson Hole speech

August 27, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Gold futures were tilting lower early Thursday ahead of a speech from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and key U.S. economic metrics which could combine to serve as the next big catalyst for precious metals. Powell’s speech, part of the […]


Trump Called the Fed’s Rate Hikes ‘Crazy.’ The Banking World Respectfully Disagrees

October 11, 2018

Via: Fortune

After President Donald Trump attacked the Federal Reserve over its interest rate hikes on Wednesday, senior officials and banking chiefs have raced to defend the U.S. central bank and its chairman, Jerome Powell. In the context of a Wall Street […]