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  • Trading the post-Fed spike in volatility Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 3:59 PM ET
    Janet Yellen, Chair of the Federal Reserve.

    The Fed said it's on its way to normalized monetary policy, which triggered a spike in volatility. Here are three tips for adjusting allocations.

  • FOREX-Dollar holds gains, Fed remains patient on policy Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 3:59 PM ET

    *Fed holds rates unchanged, repeats it is patient on policy. *New Zealand dollar drops to near four-year low. NEW YORK, Jan 28- The U.S. dollar strengthened on Wednesday in a broad advance that included gains against the euro and the Swiss franc, taking in stride the Federal Reserve's repeated message it remains "patient" in deciding when to raise interest rates.

  • Strong dollar won't derail Fed rate hike: Pimco CIO Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 3:42 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    A strong dollar won't significantly change the Fed's plan to raise interest rates this summer, Pimco's Scott Mather said.

  • US STOCKS-U.S. stocks fall after Fed statement, oil drop Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 3:26 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Jan 28- U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, driven by extended losses in the S&P 500 energy sector, after the Federal Reserve said it will remain "patient" in deciding when to raise interest rates. Concluding their first policy-setting meeting of the year, Fed officials looked past the urgent moves made by other central banks this month to boost their struggling...

  • Why the Fed will raise rates in June: Bill Gross Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 3:25 PM ET
    Bill Gross

    The Fed will raise interest rates by 25 basis points sometime around June because it wants to send a message, bond guru Bill Gross said.

  • *China's gold imports from Hong Kong fell in 2014. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Jan 28- Gold extended losses on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it will remain "patient" with regard to any interest rate increase decisions. "The removal of' considerable time' was balanced by the acknowledgement of the international situation and reiteration of patience," said Tai Wong,...

  • Fed's 'extraordinary' window: Rieder  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 3:20 PM ET

    Sizing up the Fed, Rick Rieder, BlackRock, says flows matter most and currently there is not enough bonds relative to the demand for income in where policies are going.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 28- Wall Street stocks edged lower on Wednesday while the dollar rose as the Federal Reserve said growth in the U.S. economy was on track despite turmoil in other markets around the world, keeping it on pace to raise interest rates later this year. Concluding their first policy-setting meeting of the year, Fed officials looked past moves made by other...

  • US STOCKS-U.S. stocks give up gains after Fed statement Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 2:36 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Jan 28- U.S. stocks fell slightly in volatile trading on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said the U.S. economy is on track and it will remain "patient" in deciding when to raise interest rates. Concluding their first policy-setting meeting of the year, Fed officials looked past the urgent moves made by other central banks this month to boost their...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 28- The Federal Reserve on Wednesday said the U.S. economy was expanding "at a solid pace" as it largely looked through weakness overseas in a signal that it remains on track to raise interest rates later this year. The U.S. central bank repeated it would be "patient" in deciding when to raise benchmark borrowing costs from zero, where they have been...

  • Here's what changed in new Fed statement Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 2:03 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve building in Washington.

    This is a comparison of today's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policy-making meeting on Dec. 17.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 28- The Federal Reserve on Wednesday repeated that it will remain "patient" in deciding when to raise interest rates, and said the U.S. economy is on track despite turmoil in other markets around the world. Concluding their first policy-setting meeting of the year, Fed officials looked past the urgent moves made by other central banks this month to...

  • WASHINGTONā€” The Federal Reserve reiterated Wednesday that it will be "patient" in raising interest rates from record lows even as the U.S. economy moves steadily closer to full health. Paul Ashworth, an economist at Capital Economics, said the statement suggests that the Fed "is still taking the view that the collapse in oil prices is a net positive for the economy."

  • Fed will 'remain patient' with rate hikes  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 2:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the Fed has said it can afford to "remain patient," before it boosts rates. The statement had no dissents.

  • LONDON, Jan 28- Nearly a quarter of all euro zone government bonds now have yields below zero, data from Tradeweb shows, a consequence of ECB schemes designed to channel money into the most credit-starved corners of the bloc's weak economy. European Central Bank policy-- including interest rates below zero and asset purchases-- has buoyed bond prices, knocking the...

  • Will Europe hike rates before Fed?  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 11:00 AM ET

    Discussing the Fed meeting, Karsten Schroeder, chairman at Amplitude Capital, says that the U.S. Federal Reserve will hike interest rates before Europe, it's just a question of when.

  • The really scary thing about Europe's QE plan Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 10:44 AM ET
    European Central Bank Governor Mario Draghi speaks at a news conference during the World Bank/IMF annual meetings in Washington, Oct. 11, 2014.

    Unlike the US, Europe's central banks might actually lose money on their bond buying, says Ron Insana. And what happens then ā€” who bails THEM out?

  • Santelli charts 10-year yield  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 9:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the Treasury market and foreign currencies.

  • LONDON, Jan 28- The Bank of England will keep interest rates at a record low until at least October as inflation remains stubbornly below target, according to economists in a Reuters poll who have grown more confident about their views. The firming of the consensus view for the fourth quarter of 2015 comes just days after the European Central Bank announced a...

  • Fed seen remaining patient with rates amid turmoil Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 6:02 AM ET
    U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaking at the Federal Reserve in Washington December 17, 2014.

    The Fed is expected to show confidence that low inflation and rising risks from abroad have yet to derail the U.S. economic recovery.