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President Barack Obama is meeting with the top four leaders of Congress ahead of a month's end deadline to fund the government or face a shutdown.
The best route to faster U.S. economic growth is through non-monetary policy approaches such as immigration and tax reform, a top Fed official argued.
Those figuring that the Fed still might hike rates in September are getting one more bite at the apple.
Fed Governor Daniel Tarullo tells CNBC he wants to see more evidence of sustained inflation before considering an interest rate increase.
The Fed increasingly faces risks if it waits too much longer so a gradual policy tightening is likely appropriate, a top Fed official said on Friday.
U.S. fund investors are pouring new cash into corporate bonds and emerging markets as well as U.S. stocks.
The Fed will be staying lower for longer — a lot longer, in fact, if a forecast from a major private equity player is accurate.
If the transportation industry is any indicator — and it usually is — then the economy could be on the brink of a downturn.
The chief executive remains upbeat on the state of consumers, he told CNBC on Thursday.
China's subsidization of this industry is causing bankruptcies and layoffs around the globe, says Scott Paul.
Charles Schwab's Liz Ann Sonders explains why she expects the bull market to continue and what the Federal Reserve will do about it.
The Fed should hike interest rates now, but here are three reasons why it won't raise rates until 2017, says investment advisor Michael Farr.
Federal Reserve Bank President Jeffrey Lacker said on Wednesday a case for a rate hike increase in September is strong.
Job openings increased in July, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said on Wednesday.
Larry Hatheway, chief economist at GAM, joined CNBC PRO to discuss the key investment trends he expects to develop in the next twelve months.
Economists say uncertainty over the Fed is one of many reasons the ECB could be in wait-and-see mode this month.
The U.S. has found out the hard way how political instability can affect creditworthiness.
Goldman economists step back from their bold call for a Fed rate hike this month after a surprisingly weak report on service sector activity.
Even the drama of the monthly employment report on Friday did little to move interest rates or the mortgage market.
Former Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher tells CNBC: "I don't think I have much of a choice here.
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