The Fed


  • Cashin says keep an eye on profit margins     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Art Cashin, of UBS, says investors are beginning to take a defensive stance as they quietly tiptoe into the weekend. And Cashin reveals what he'll be watching as earning come rolling in next week.

  • When do we get off the Fed treadmill? Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:18 AM ET

    When do we get off this treadmill, where central banks believe it's their job to not only provide stability but also boost asset prices?

  • Stocks may fall 10%, if Fed loses Street cred: Pro Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:51 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during a press conference with Janet Yellen.

    The Fed is risking its credibility among investors by refusing to consider a sooner interest rate hike, hedge fund manager David Gerstenhaber tells CNBC.

  • Santelli Exchange: Fischer's Fed view     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Yra Harris, Praxis Trading partner, discusses the Fed's new vice chairman Stanley Fischer's first speech on the job, and the outlook for rates.

  • Mr. Fix It: US needs Reagan-style overhaul Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 8:53 AM ET
    Ronald Reagan in a 1965 TV episode of "Death Valley Days."

    It feels like the malaise of the Jimmy Carter presidency and the nation needs Ronald Reagan-type reform, says turnaround expert Steve Miller.

  • Fed doesn't see equity bubble     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on Stanley Fischer's first speech as the new Fed vice chair.

  • Low rate world 'fool's paradise': Expert     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 7:20 AM ET

    In a low-rate environment it's hard for our clients to save money through us and have enough income, says Steve Miller, AIG non-executive chairman, discussing how low interest rates are impacting his business.

  • Economists don't expect US recession: NABE survey Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:00 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Although economist have trimmed their estimates for second-quarter GDP, they don't believe the economy will hit a recession this year or next.

  • Fischer: Breaking up big banks has little benefit Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 5:58 PM ET
    Stanley Fischer speaking during a Senate Banking Committee nomination hearing in Washington, March 13, 2014.

    Fed vice chair Stanley Fischer said it is unclear that breaking up the largest U.S. banks would help stabilize the country's financial system.

  • In his first public comments, Federal Reserve vice chairman Stanley Fischer talks about the need for financial reform in the U.S. CNBC's Steve Liesman reports.

  • Fischer on Fed's tools & whether they worked     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 4:32 PM ET

    Greg Ip, The Economist, and CNBC's Steve Liesman discuss Federal Reserve vice chairman Stanley Fischer's comments on financial reform and the next financial crisis.

  • The end of QE will cause 15-20% correction: Expert Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 2:14 PM ET
    Peter Boockvar

    Stocks are shrugging off the impending end of QE. But Peter Boockvar says that's a serious mistake.

  • Portuguese bank already ran afoul of US in 2012 Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:30 PM ET
    Pedestrians pass an ATM outside the headquarters of Banco Espirito Santo SA, Portugal's biggest publicly traded bank, in Lisbon, Portugal.

    The Fed issued a cease-and-desist order and a $975,000 fine to Banco Espirito Santo for a violation in 2012.

  • Portugal bank woes     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 12:14 PM ET

    Banco Espirito Santo was fined $975,000 by the Federal Reserve in 2012. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to the fine.

  • Cashin says contagion fears remain     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss Thursday's trading action in Europe, as markets closed lower amid growing concerns around Portuguese banks and EU sovereign debt.

  • Negative euro zone sentiment a danger: Strategist     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Discussing complacency in the U.S. stock market, and central bank policy in Europe, with Vadim Zlotnikov, AllianceBernstein chief market strategist.

  • Earlier selloff masks real concern for stocks Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 4:43 PM ET

    Stocks sold off on concerns about the global economy, but the real worry for the market is the second-quarter earnings season.

  • Santelli Exchange: All roads lead to Treasurys     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Andy Brenner, National Alliance Securities head of international fixed income, about how troubles with the European economy are impacting U.S. Treasurys.

  • Expect underwhelming big bank earnings: Analyst     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    Bank of America is submitting its capital plan to the Federal Reserve for permission to pay a dividend of five cents per share. Eric Wasserstrom, SunTrust analyst, discusses the plan and earnings expectations for the big banks.

  • QE on the table in Europe?     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the probability of full on QE in Europe and explains the setbacks facing many of the European banks.

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