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It sure looks like Jeb Bush, a favorite of centrist Wall Street Republicans, will make a run for president in 2016, says Politico's Ben White.
The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in September, while employment levels among goods producers rose to a two-and-a-half-year high.
Rising competition from lenders and regulatory pressure is hurting small banks across the U.S., two Federal Reserve officials said on Tuesday.
The Fed should be wary of raising rates while inflation is running below its 2-percent goal, because doing so could undermine its credibility.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says disappointing news from China, Japan and Europe is weighing on global markets.
The issue of so-called tax inversions has been a major policy point for President Barack Obama over the past few months.
Philadelphia Federal Reserve President Charles Plosser announced on Monday that he will retire on March 1 of next year.
Young Americans are less likely to spend extra to purchase "Made in USA" products than their older countrymen, but some hope to change that.
Are corporations paying their fair share of taxes? That depends on where you live—and whom you talk to.
Few small businesses think now is the time to expand, and hiring is essentially flat. But wait—there may be a silver lining.
In a world riven by differences, there's still plenty of common ground when it comes to public attitudes about major institutions.
Chinese citizens are much more likely than Americans to believe that their government sides with them over corporations.
There's a world of difference between Americans and the rest of the planet on the question of the government paying for health insurance.
U.S. economic activity slowed in August, a closely watched gauge issued by the Chicago Federal Reserve said on Monday.
An index that hints at the outlook for the U.S. economy rose modestly in August but fell short of Wall Street expectations.
The Scotland "no" vote brought great relief to a White House worried about the impact of a schism on many fronts, Politico's Ben White says.
This is a comparison of today's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policy-making meeting on July 30.
A closely watched barometer of business conditions showed the manufacturing sector lost steam in September, and fell short of market estimates.
The Fed avoided a more severe recession but its choices aren't without consequences. It's time to pay up, says Michael Farr.
Countries are waking up to the benefits of empowering women but there's more to be done, says the national finance co-chair of Ready for Hillary.