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  • Why the Fed is 'intentionally muddying the waters'   Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 6:20 PM ET
    Why the Fed is 'intentionally muddying the waters'

    Erik Ristuben, chief investment strategist at Russell Investments, says the Fed is "intentionally muddying" rate hike expectations to prevent the occurrence of disproportionate risks.

  • Santelli: Trading equities based on euro   Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 1:25 PM ET
    Santelli: Trading equities based on euro

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • 2-Year Treasury note auction yield: 0.60%   Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 1:07 PM ET
    2-Year Treasury note auction yield: 0.60%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli tracks demand at the 2-year Treasury note auction.

  • Here's a solution for the Fed Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 10:48 AM ET
    People walk into a meeting of the Board of Governors at the Federal Reserve in Washington DC.

    An audit isn't the answer. Here's an alternative that would achieve Congress's goal of more Fed oversight, says UBS economist Drew Matus.

  • Fed's Bullard: Zero rates no longer right for US Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 7:25 AM ET
    James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve St. Louis.

    The Fed policymaker said zero percent rates were no longing appropriate and that a rate hike in the "summer" would still leave policy extremely accommodative.

  • Beware a taper tantrum…after ECB QE? Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 2:04 AM ET
    James Bullard, president of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank.

    Saying goodbye is one of the hardest things in life. Especially when it is to a friend who has brought you joy, peace of mind and ... profits.

  • Why the Fed needs to begin normalization   Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 10:39 PM ET
    Former Dallas Fed president Richard Fisher

    Richard Fisher, former Dallas Fed President from 2005 to March 2015, explains why the Fed should raise interest rates as soon as possible even if that means a divergence from the rest of the world.

  • Best bet on a Fed rate hike? End-2015: Pro   Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 9:13 PM ET
    Best bet on a Fed rate hike? End-2015: Pro

    Hugh Young, MD & global head of equities at Aberdeen Asset Management, expects the Federal Reserve to increase interest rates in the second-half of 2015.

  • Why more BOJ easing is not a done deal Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 6:50 PM ET

    Japan continues to flirt with deflation, raising expectations for more stimulus measures, but the central bank’s hands may be tied, analysts say.

  • Hands off the Fed! Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 4:19 PM ET
    Janet Yellen speaking on March 18, 2015.

    Here's why Congress shouldn't have greater control over the Fed and monetary policy, say Vassar economics professors Paul Johnson and Robert Rebelein.

  • Vamvakidis: ECB's doing a good job so far   Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 12:00 PM ET
    Vamvakidis: ECB's doing a good job so far

    Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 FX strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch, says the European Central Bank has done enough so far to strike a balance between the banking and sovereign sectors.

  • Santelli's midday bond check   Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 1:28 PM ET
    Santelli's midday bond check

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • Fed's Fischer: 'No plans' for regular rate hikes Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 12:20 PM ET
    Stanley Fischer

    Federal funds rate will likely increase before the end of this year, but the Federal Reserve has "no plans" to hike regular rates, according to Fed's Fischer.

  • Draghi: How to monitor risk   Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    Draghi: How to monitor risk

    At the European Parliament, Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, talks about what measures will be implemented to monitor financial stability risks in the euro area.

  • Draghi: ECB will not create rules for Greece   Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    Draghi: ECB will not create rules for Greece

    At the European Parliament, Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, says the ECB is acting toward its mandate, is a rules-based institution and will not create rules for Greece.

  • Draghi: Portugal is 'reaping the benefits'   Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    Draghi: Portugal is 'reaping the benefits'

    When asked about financial stability, Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, responds to the current situation with Portugal, and answers whether he thinks the ECB is blackmailing Greece.

  • Fed's Mester urges shift in forward guidance role Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 6:58 AM ET
    Loretta Mester

    The Federal Reserve's forward guidance should gradually evolve back to its "normal" role of communicating, Cleveland Fed's Loretta Mester said.

  • This is what could drive stocks this week Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 5:49 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks, stuck in their own zigzag pattern, remain vulnerable to the whims of unusually volatile currency markets in the week ahead.

  • Fed's Bullard: Markets could have another 'tantrum' Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 7:37 AM ET
    James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve St. Louis

    Global markets are facing a "mismatch" with the future of U.S. monetary policy, according to St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard.

  • Why central banks are manipulating gold   Sunday, 22 Mar 2015 | 8:48 PM ET
    Why central banks are manipulating gold

    Chris Powell, secretary of the Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc, explains why global central banks are intervening in the gold market.

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