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White House Government Agencies

  • CHICAGO, Dec 5- Citing rising 10- year U.S. Treasury yields and his forecast for about 2.25 percent economic growth next year, Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans said on Monday he expects interest rate hikes to continue to rise as the economy improves. The yield on the benchmark 10- year Treasury note, which has risen to about 2.4 percent from below 2...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- The Federal Reserve would likely raise interest rates quicker than currently planned were the Trump administration to stimulate the economy and boost activity next year, New York Fed President William Dudley said on CNBC on Monday.

  • CHICAGO, Dec 5- Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans said on Monday that while the U.S. labor market is "kind of tight," wage growth is weak and inflation is still too low, suggesting he wants the central bank to go slow on raising interest rates. Still, he said in an address to the Executives Club of Chicago, he is optimistic that conditions are ripe for...

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    Advisor Rianka Dorsainvil encourages millennial investors to question financial advisors as to whether they're acting as fiduciaries.

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    Rianka Dorsainvil of Your Greatest Contribution encourages millennial investors to question financial advisors as to whether they're acting as fiduciaries.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- The U.S. election of Donald Trump has created "considerable" uncertainty over the policies he will pursue so it is too soon for the Federal Reserve to judge whether its plan for gradual interest rate hikes needs adjusting, one of the most influential Fed policymakers said on Monday. In a speech that stepped well into fiscal policy, including a nod to...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- The U.S. election of Donald Trump has created "considerable" uncertainty over the policies he will pursue so it is too soon for the Federal Reserve to judge whether its plan for gradual interest rate hikes needs adjusting, one of the most influential Fed policymakers said on Monday. In a speech that stepped well into fiscal policy, including a...

  • Farmers looking to Trump for some help

    Workers on farms worry things could get tougher if Donald Trump does away with the NAFTA agreement.

  • NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley speaks on the macroeconomic outlook and what it means for New York before the Association for a Better New York- 1330 GMT. PHOENIX- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives a presentation on the U.S. economy and monetary policy before the 53rd annual Economic Forecast...

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    Hot rental markets like New York City, San Francisco and Washington D.C. are leveling off, according to recent data.

  • NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley participates in panel on "Financial Regulation Nine Years on from the GFC-- Where Do We Stand?" PRAGUE- European socialist leaders including UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel, Member of the European Parliament Sergei Stanishev, Slovakia Prime Minister...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 2- The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a nine-year low of 4.6 percent in November, as employers added another 178,000 jobs, making it almost certain that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month. U.S. nonfarm payrolls increased by 178,000 jobs last month after increasing by 142,000 in October, the Labor Department said on...

  • *Oil reverses loss, marks strong week in wake of OPEC deal. NEW YORK, Dec 2- Bond yields fell on Friday as solid U.S. jobs data reinforced the view that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates gradually, while stock and currency markets were cautious ahead of an Italian constitutional reform vote on Sunday. Crude futures rebounded on a weaker dollar, resuming a...

  • Dec 2- The U. S Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it would allow Eli Lilly and Co to state that its diabetes drug Jardiance reduces the risk of death from heart problems, potentially boosting the drug's sales. Jardiance, also known as empagliflozin, was approved by the FDA in 2014 to help lower blood sugar in patients with type 2 diabetes.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 2- U.S. banking regulators must defend tough rules governing Wall Street and resist efforts to dilute regulations that might prevent a future financial crisis, Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo said on Friday. "It is critical that we not forget our still quite recent history," Tarullo told a meeting of financial market researchers in...

  • Dec 2- The U. S Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it had approved Eli Lilly and Co and Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc's drug, Jardiance, to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death in patients with type 2 diabetes. The risk of death from heart disease is 70 percent higher in diabetics compared to those without diabetes, according to the U.S....

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 2- U.S. employers boosted hiring in November and the unemployment rate dropped to a more than nine-year low of 4.6 percent, making it almost certain that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month. Nonfarm payrolls increased by 178,000 jobs last month after increasing by 142,000 in October, the Labor Department said on Friday.

  • SpaceX plans another rocket launch after explosion

    The aerospace company aims to launch a rocket bearing more than 60 satellites in a couple of weeks.

  • *Global stocks tread water ahead of Italy referendum. NEW YORK, Dec 2- Bond yields fell on Friday as solid U.S. jobs data reinforced the view that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates gradually, while stock and currency markets were cautious ahead of an Italian constitutional reform vote on Sunday. Crude futures rebounded on a weaker dollar, resuming a...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 2- U.S. employers boosted hiring in November and the unemployment rate dropped to a more than nine-year low of 4.6 percent, making it almost certain that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month. Nonfarm payrolls increased by 178,000 jobs last month after increasing by 142,000 in October, the Labor Department said on Friday.