CNBC's Sara Eisen reports the Senate Banking Committee considers the nomination of Stanley Fischer for Fed Vice Chairman.» Read More
PALO ALTO, Calif., March 14- Stanley Fischer, U.S. "We tend to underestimate the lags in receiving information and the lags with which policy decisions affect the economy," he said in remarks prepared for delivery to the Stanford Institute on Economic Policy.
*Fischer, Brainard, Powell expected to win Senate approval. WASHINGTON, March 13- Stanley Fischer, President Barack Obama's nominee to be No. 2 at the U.S.
WASHINGTON, March 13- Fed vice chair nominee Stanley Fischer on Thursday defended his ties to Citigroup Inc, saying that he would have been ill-prepared for his last central banking job without his experience at the mega-bank.
*U.S. central bankers stressing "gradual" approach. SAN FRANCISCO/ NEW YORK, March 12- Janet Yellen has a message to markets: the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates low for a while yet and, when it does begin to tighten monetary policy, it will do so only slowly.
*FOMC meets March 18-19; Yellen's first as chair. NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, March 11- Janet Yellen's first policy-setting meeting as chair of the U.S.
March 11- Stanley Fischer wrote the book on macroeconomics. Federal Reserve- a Senate committee holds a hearing on his nomination on Thursday- he's made a promise that may disappoint anyone who hoped he might be able to pepper the text with insights gleaned at the Fed.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses how today's jobs number is impacting the dollar/yen trade, yields, and the financial sector.
HOUSTON, United States- Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke speaks before the HIS CERAWeek 2014 conference in Houston, Texas- 1730 GMT. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley speaks on the economy and local conditions before community and business leaders- 1700 GMT.
WASHINGTON, March 6- Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis President James Bullard had the biggest impact on bond markets of all Fed policymakers in 2013, according to a new tally.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, after the release of this morning's initial jobless claims data. Also a look at why the euro is in "break out mode."
The number of new claims for unemployment benefits hit a three-month low last week, while productivity fell short of expectations.
Philly Fed President Charles Plosser is "very worried" about the potential for unintended consequences of the Fed's exit from its bond-buying program.
SEATTLE/ MEXICO CITY/ WASHINGTON, March 5- F ederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen vowed on Wednesday to "do all that I can" to boost a U.S. economy where unemployment is too high and inflation is too low.
NEW YORK, March 5- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen vowed on Wednesday to do all that she can to boost a U.S. economy that is running well short of the central bank's objectives.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down February's weak ISM non-manufacturing index at 51.6 vs. 54.0 in January.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
The U.S. economy created fewer private sector jobs in Feburary, ADP reported on Wednesday, as pervasive cold weather restrained hiring.
Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke reportedly made at least $250,000 for delivering his first speech since stepping down from the position. The Squawk team discusses.
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.