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  • Tapering versus tightening     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 12:07 AM ET

    Gary Kaminsky, Vice Chairman, Wealth Mgmt at Morgan Stanley says tapering is not truly indicative on when interest rates will go up.

  • Is Bernanke staying a possibility with Summers out? Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 7:16 AM ET
    Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve

    President Barack Obama's safest choice is Janet Yellen but keeping Ben Bernanke could still be a possibility, said Tony Fratto, former White House press secretary.

  • Morning six-pack: What we're reading Wednesday Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 8:27 AM ET
    Timothy Geithner

    Happy Wednesday. It's chilly out here in the East, so we've brewed up a hot toddy six-pack to warm us all up:

  • 'Sexist arguments' made against Yellen: Sheila Bair Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 9:00 AM ET
    Sheila Bair, a former chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC), speaks during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S

    There is a "horrible whispering campaign in Washington" against Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen for the top job, former FDIC chair Sheila Bair told CNBC.

  • Janet Yellen and Larry Summers

    President Obama is in the process of interviewing three candidates for the position at the helm of the central bank: Larry Summers, Janet Yellen, and a dark horse, Donald Kohn.

  • Obama mulls Fed pick, defends Summers on stimulus Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 8:59 AM ET
    Donald Kohn, former vice chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve

    President Obama pushed back against criticism of his former economic adviser Lawrence Summers, who is seen as a leading candidate to become the new chairman of the Federal Reserve.

  • Cashin: Summers' 'candidacy' a ruse     Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 11:51 AM ET

    Arthur Cashin, UBS, shares his thoughts on the Fed chairman's likely successor. There's no doubt Summers is brilliant, he says, but he's no "consensus builder."

  • Debt limit brawl may end Jack Lew's 'quiet period' Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 12:42 PM ET
    Jack Lew (right) and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke

    The Treasury secretary has managed to stay mostly in the background during his first few months in office. That may be about to change as a new debt ceiling battle heats up.

  • Royal Dutch Shell Tops Fortune's 500 List     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 6:51 AM ET

    Stephanie Mehta, Fortune Magazine, and Ben White, POLITICO, discusses which companies made Fortune's "Global 500" list of the world's largest companies, as China continues adding to the list.

  • $400,000 for 3 Speeches: Geithner Makes Big Bucks Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 2:07 AM ET
    Timothy Geithner

    Tim Geithner, the former US Treasury secretary, has been elevated to the highest rank of public speakers after receiving about $400,000 for three speaking engagements.

  • Obama Has Short List of Bernanke Successors Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 8:44 PM ET
    President Barack Obama shakes hands with Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke.

    The White House has assembled a short list of candidates to succeed Federal Reserve Bank chairman Ben Bernanke, and U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is running the search.

  • In Role Reversal, Goldman Chief Advises Dimon Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 6:27 AM ET
    Jamie Dimon

    JPMorgan chief Jamie Dimon is seeking advice from Lloyd Blankfein as he wrestles with the fallout from a big trading loss. Not long ago, he was the one offering guidance.

  • Bernanke Watch: Is He Eyeing the Exit? Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 7:03 PM ET
    Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve, and Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Federal Reserve

    As the Fed meets this week, all eyes are on Bernanke as Wall Street is buzzing that he will be leaving soon. Who will take his seat? Here's the one name that keeps coming up.

  • This Possible Fed Successor Has Admirers...And Foes Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 6:40 AM ET

    Janet Yellen is seen as a logical candidate to succeed the Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke, but critics remain wary of her stance on inflation.

  • Europe Risks 'Endless Depression' in Austerity Pursuit Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    After Portugal's rejection of the cost-cutting measures on which its bailout package depends, Invesco Perpetual's chief economist has added his voice to the anti-austerity camp, warning it could lead to "almost endless depression".

  • Fed Decision Ahead: Bernanke's Legacy     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    If Fed Chairman Bernanke is not nominated again, who might likely take over? Neil Irwin, The Washington Post; Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance; Ben White, Politico; and Josh Boak, The Fiscal times, share their opinions.

  • Treasury Nominee Lew Denies Conflict of Interest Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 3:38 PM ET
    Jack Lew speaks during his confirmation hearing.

    The top Republican lawmaker vetting Jack Lew to serve as Treasury secretary zeroed on his work at Citigroup as a possible conflict of interest.

  • What's Lew's to Do at Treasury? Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 1:37 PM ET
    Jacob Lew

    Bridge disputes in Congress on taxes and spending. Shrink budget deficits. Manage tense economic ties with China. Press Europe to reduce debts while fighting a recession. Defend the U.S. financial overhaul law. Prevent a global currency war. And those are just the obvious challenges.

  • Orlando: Full Year Target of 1,660 on S&P     Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 6:52 AM ET

    Phil Orlando, Federated Investors chief equity strategist, shares his views on the outlook on the economy and market. And, Ben White, POLITICO, weighs in on former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner's new book.

  • Power Rundown: Hewlett-Packard Break Up?     Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    Rumors are swirling that Hewlett-Packard's board is debating to break up the company, and Timothy Geithner has announced he is writing a book, with CNBC's Jane Wells and Brian Shactman.