Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said the U.S. would be closely monitoring China's change in the way it allows the yuan to be traded.» Read More
The Treasury Department says in its monthly report that total holdings rose to $6.175 trillion, an increase of 0.7 percent over the May level. China, the largest foreign owner of Treasury debt, boosted its holdings 0.1 percent in June to $1.27 trillion. Since March, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew has been employing emergency procedures to keep the government's...
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew called out China, saying it must "abide by certain standards of behavior within cyberspace."
"Say it ain't so, Jack." That's the headline on Ben Bernanke's blog post about the plan to replace Alexander Hamilton with a woman on the $10 bill.
There is one practical reason why the U.S. Treasury Department decided to move forward with adding a woman to the $10 bill.
A female economic trailblazer like Muriel Siebert belongs on the $10, not a politician or a First Lady, says Jake Novak.
The U.S. Treasury revealed that it will select a woman for the next $10 bill, and it's soliciting the public's opinion.
Greece and its creditors need to quickly agree on a deal to address the crisis and then work out the details, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said.
U.S. Treasury Secretary fears a Greek "accident" and warned that the country and its creditors needed to "double down" their efforts.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said conversations between central bankers in the U.S. have shown they understand the need to clearly communicate.
Exchange-traded funds and fixed income mutual funds could potentially pose risks to the marketplace during times of stress, according to a report.
May 11- The U.S. government on Monday said MetLife Inc's lawsuit fighting its designation as being systemically important to the economy, often referred to as "too big to fail," should be dismissed. MetLife had in January became the first nonbank to challenge a decision by the Financial Stability Oversight Council, a panel led by Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, that...
WASHINGTON- U.S. Treasury Department will host its annual State Small Business Credit Initiative conference. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the economic outlook before the New York Association for Business Economics- 1645 GMT. WASHINGTON- Former Federal Reserve chair Alan Greenspan speaks before the 17th...
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew also touched on a sluggish first quarter and bond market uncertainty in a CNBC interview.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talks to CNBC's Sara Eisen about the US economy and the fact that lower gas prices have given consumers more cash in their pockets.
CNBC's Sara Eisen sits down with United States Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew, to discuss the impact from cheaper oil.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talks to CNBC's Sara Eisen about the US economy and how there can be stronger growth around the world. The US is doing better than most other countries around the world, he says.
The U.S. Treasury has stopped issuing state and local government bonds ahead of the looming breach of the debt limit.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has issued a new letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner on the U.S. debt limit.
Unless Congress takes action, the U.S. will hit its debt limit on Mar. 16, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew wrote in a Friday letter.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says the Treasury will need to take extraordinary measures to finance the government on a temporary basis, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.