Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is meeting with China's Finance Minister, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.» Read More
The concern is that U.S. growth will be hurt by further declines in exports, reflecting a stronger dollar and overseas weakness in nations such as China. A sharp slowdown in China has roiled financial markets in recent weeks as investors have grown concerned that weakness in the world's second largest economy could have a more adverse impact on global growth.
CNBC's Steve Liesman sits down with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to talk about what concerns him about China, including the devaluation of the Chinese yuan and China's economic relationship with the U.S.
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses his interview with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and his comments on China's devaluation of the yuan and arresting a journalist.
CNBC's Steve Liesman sits down with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to talk about market risk, high frequency trading and regulations.
WASHINGTON— China's slowdown, volatile financial markets and tumbling raw-materials prices have raised the risks to economic growth around the world, the International Monetary Fund reported Wednesday. China's troubles have sent the prices of raw materials such as oil and copper into a freefall, pinching Brazil, Russia and other commodity exporters.
SENECA FALLS, N.Y.— Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony were the names most mentioned Monday as women who should be considered for a redesigned $10 bill during a town hall meeting with U.S. Eleanor Roosevelt and Elizabeth Cady Stanton also had support as Rios took suggestions and answered questions during the hourlong session inside the Wesleyan Methodist...
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on comments by U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew on China's currency move.
Five years after the financial crisis, a battle is still being fought over Dodd-Frank, a series of reforms designed to prevent a recurrence.
David Wessel, Brookings Institute, spoke with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew about how worried U.S. investors should be of the escalating situation in China. Wessel provides insight with the Squawk on the Street team.
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...