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  • Fed to blame for distorting US financial markets? Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 10:25 AM ET
    Richard Fisher, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.

    A U.S. Federal Reserve policymaker who has criticized its bond-buying stimulus said the program has lasted too long and may be distorting markets.

  • Bernanke's payday in first post-Fed speech is... Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 7:10 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke

    Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the U.S. Federal Reserve.

  • NEW YORK/ ABU DHABI, March 4- Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the U.S. Bernanke was paid at least $250,000 for his first public speaking engagement, in Abu Dhabi, since stepping down in January, according to sources familiar with the matter.

  • ABU DHABI, March 4- Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the U.S. central bank could have done more to fight the country's financial crisis and that he struggled to find the right way to communicate with markets.

  • Jamie Dimon—the most influential on Wall Street? Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 12:59 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

    Are big bank leaders like Jamie Dimon the most influential on Wall Street—or activist investors like Carl Icahn?

  • DIARY - Top economic Events to Mar 06 Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 7:01 PM ET

    SYDNEY- Institute of Internal Finance/G20 conference in Australia. Speakers: Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey, Ali Babacan, Financial Stability Board Secretary General, Svein Andresen, U.S. Department of the Treasury Assistant Secretary, Marisa Lago and South African Reserve Bank Deputy Governor Daniel Mminele.

  • DIARY - Top economic Events to Mar 4 Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 7:01 PM ET

    WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Richard Fisher speaks in Washington. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard speech on "U.S.

  • CORRECTED-DIARY - Top economic Events to Mar 04 Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    BRUSSELS- Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council. CASCAIS, Portugal- ECB Executive Board member Peter Praet participates in a panel discussion on "Fixing finance" in Cascais- 1020 GMT. TOKYO- Bundesbank board member Andreas Dombret speaks in Tokyo on "The German economy and the euro zone"- 0300 GMT.

  • DIARY - Top economic Events to Mar 04 Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 7:01 PM ET

    BRUSSELS- Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council. CASCAIS, Portugal- ECB Executive Board member Peter Praet participates in a panel discussion on "Fixing finance" in Cascais- 1020 GMT. TOKYO- Bundesbank board member Andreas Dombret speaks in Tokyo on "The German economy and the euro zone"- 0300 GMT.

  • DIARY - Top economic Events to Feb 28 Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 7:01 PM ET

    BRUSSELS- OECD organizes a public debate on "The Euro Area at a crossroads: Policies for growth, jobs and competitiveness". **LUXEMBOURG- ECB Executive Board member Yves Mersch will hold a keynote speech at The Luxembourg Renminbi Forum- 1300 GMT. **LONDON- ECB governing council member Ewald Nowotny gives Golden Series lecture at OMFIF in London- 0700 GMT.

  • Some of the obvious titles include Benjamin Graham's "The Intelligent Investor," of course, one of the bibles of value investing and a favorite of gurus like Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett.

  • DIARY - Top economic Events to Feb 25 Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 7:01 PM ET

    LONDON- Fathom Consulting Monetary Policy Forum with Bank of England Former Monetary Policy Members DeAnne Julius, John Gieve and Andrew Sentance- 0900 GMT. FRANKFURT- Eurogroup Working Group head Thomas Wieser gives speech on " Europe's financial architecture: delivering on stability" at Goethe University- 1130 GMT.

  • This is what Greenspan is really worried about … Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Alan Greenspan

    Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC on Friday he's worried about the spread between 30-year and 5-year Treasury notes.

  • Greenspan on the markets     Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 7:41 AM ET

    Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC that stock values are encouraging, but he's worried about two other things.

  • The issue here is skills, says Alan Greenspan, former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, sharing his thoughts on the jobs market. I've argued to change our immigration quotas, Greenspan adds. There are a huge number of people outside our borders who would love to come here.

  • Sizing up money players     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 1:46 PM ET

    CNBC is nominating the top 25 most influential leaders in business. CNBC's Kayla Tausche, Kate Kelly and Mary Thompson share their opinions on Bill Gross, George Soros and other big players.

  • Prepare for a gold ‘moonshot’: Peter Schiff Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Peter Schiff says gold is set to go "straight up." He's just not sure when.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 3- Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke began his new job at the Brookings Institution on Monday, wasting no time getting back to work just three days after ending his tenure as head of the world's most powerful central bank.

  • Jan 30- Ben Bernanke did not hesitate when asked whether he was confident that his signature response to the Great Recession would work. "Well, the problem with QE is that it works in practice but it doesn't work in theory," the head of the U.S. They have already led to a quadrupling of the Fed's balance sheet to $4 trillion.

  • Happy 100th Birthday, Fed—now please go away Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 5:04 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve Building in Washington

    One hundred years ago the Federal Reserve Act was signed, giving the United States exactly what it didn't need: a central bank.