A growing chorus of experts say bonds are an increasingly scary place to be. Here’s what to do.» Read More
WASHINGTON— Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Wednesday described stock market valuations as high and said the central bank was carefully monitoring their impact on financial stability. "I would highlight that equity market valuations at this point generally are quite high," Yellen said in conversation with Christine Lagarde, managing director of the...
WASHINGTON— Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Monday disclosed that she met with a financial analyst at the center of an investigation into a possible leak of confidential interest-rate information. The lawmakers had requested the names of Fed officials and staff who had contact with the analyst's firm, Medley Global Advisors, from June through October...
The Federal Reserve made no changes to its zero interest rate policy Wednesday, a move that didn't surprise Jim Grant.
The U.S. economy will have "problems" reaching goals outlined by the Fed's policy committee, bond guru Bill Gross said.
With all eyes on the Federal Reserve Wednesday, Pimco's Scott Mather said this is what he's focusing on.
NEW YORK— Pimco has hired former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke as a senior adviser, the bond fund manager said Wednesday. Bernanke will provide economic advice to Pimco's fund managers and will occasionally interact with the firm's clients, the Newport Beach, California, company said. It is routine for former Fed officials to take their economic skills--...
Pimco announced it has hired former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke as a senior advisor, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke is joining Pimco as a senior advisor, as the firm seeks to bolster its star power following the departure of co-founder Bill Gross.
NEW YORK, April 29- Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke is joining bond giant Pimco as a senior advisor, as the firm seeks to bolster its star power following the departure of co-founder Bill Gross. The move may be questioned by some competitors who had criticized the Fed during Bernanke's reign for being too close to Pimco, whose full name is Pacific...
PIMCO HIRES FORMER FEDERAL RESERVE CHAIRMAN BEN BERNANKE AS SENIOR ADVISOR.
As the Fed prepares to start raising rates, it faces questions about the wisdom of the 2-percent rule, the NYT reports.
CNBC's Steve Liesman shares the results from CNBC's exclusive Fed Survey on how top economic experts grade the current and former Fed Chairs Janet Yellen and Ben Bernanke.
Wall Street sees the Fed increasing rates this year, but by less than they previously thought and with a later start.
Sections of the U.S. financial system that may be vulnerable to investor panic are raising concerns inside the Federal Reserve.
WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, April 23- Sections of the U.S. financial system that may be vulnerable to investor panic are raising concerns inside the Federal Reserve, as policymakers preparing for the first interest-rate hike in nearly a decade seek to ensure that the market is ready and able to handle it whenever it happens. "Some open-ended mutual funds offer daily...
Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio would like to discuss "secular stagnation" over a beer with Ben Bernanke and Larry Summers.
Who does Guy Adami think is going to be one of the most vilified people of the 21st century?
Former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke is heading down a well-beaten path. In a move announced on Thursday, he's going from his former position at the Federal Reserve to Wall Street as a senior adviser at Citadel and "Fast Money" trader Guy Adami is outraged.
That's one interpretation of the most recent survey of fund managers by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, which found growing conviction that both global stocks and bonds are over-valued and that "equity bubbles" represent the biggest tail-risk they face. Survey respondents, who collectively manage nearly $400 billion, even show a strong awareness of the factor...
Wall Street and big business's election kingmakers are reaching for their wallets again in the race for President.