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  • WASHINGTON, April 13- At first glance, U.S. Meanwhile, Trump's election campaign promises to cut taxes, spend money on infrastructure and deregulate banking, have helped propel a surge in the U.S. Conference Board's consumer confidence index to its highest level since the internet stocks crash 16 years ago. If Trump fills three existing Federal Reserve board...

  • WASHINGTON, April 13- At first glance, U.S. Meanwhile, Trump's election campaign promises to cut taxes, spend money on infrastructure and deregulate banking, have helped propel a surge in the U.S. Conference Board's consumer confidence index to its highest level since the internet stocks crash 16 years ago. If Trump fills three existing Federal Reserve board...

  • WASHINGTON, April 13- At first glance, U.S. Meanwhile, Trump's election campaign promises to cut taxes, spend money on infrastructure and deregulate banking, have helped propel a surge in the U.S. Conference Board's consumer confidence index to its highest level since the internet stocks crash 16 years ago. If Trump fills three existing Federal Reserve board...

  • WASHINGTON, April 13- At first glance, U.S. Meanwhile, Trump's election campaign promises to cut taxes, spend money on infrastructure and deregulate banking, have helped propel a surge in the U.S. Conference Board's consumer confidence index to its highest level since the internet stocks crash 16 years ago. If Trump fills three existing Federal Reserve board...

  • WASHINGTON, April 13- At first glance, U.S. Meanwhile, Trump's election campaign promises to cut taxes, spend money on infrastructure and deregulate banking, have helped propel a surge in the U.S. Conference Board's consumer confidence index to its highest level since the internet stocks crash 16 years ago. If Trump fills three existing Federal Reserve board...

  • WASHINGTON, April 13- At first glance, U.S. Meanwhile, Trump's election campaign promises to cut taxes, spend money on infrastructure and deregulate banking, have helped propel a surge in the U.S. Conference Board's consumer confidence index to its highest level since the internet stocks crash 16 years ago. If Trump fills three existing Federal Reserve board...

  • WASHINGTON, April 13- At first glance, U.S. Meanwhile, Trump's election campaign promises to cut taxes, spend money on infrastructure and deregulate banking, have helped propel a surge in the U.S. Conference Board's consumer confidence index to its highest level since the internet stocks crash 16 years ago. If Trump fills three existing Federal Reserve board...

  • WASHINGTON, April 13- At first glance, U.S. Meanwhile, Trump's election campaign promises to cut taxes, spend money on infrastructure and deregulate banking, have helped propel a surge in the U.S. Conference Board's consumer confidence index to its highest level since the internet stocks crash 16 years ago. If Trump fills three existing Federal Reserve board...

  • PRINCETON, N.J., April 4- The Federal Reserve's top regulator, about to step down after a career defending tough restrictions on big banks, on Tuesday conceded during his last speech as a U.S. central banker that he now believes some rules adopted after the financial crisis have proven too complicated and should be adjusted. Daniel Tarullo, a Fed governor since the...

  • Daniel Tarullo, a Fed governor since the depths of the crisis in early 2009, said the existing so-called Volcker rule has proven unworkable and that annual "stress tests" of the top Wall Street banks may not need a qualitative review as they do now. Banks resisted the rule on grounds such trading is hard to define, while proponents say such trades worsened the...

  • LONDON, March 10- Finance ministers and central bankers from the G20 group of leading industrialised nations meet in Germany next week for the first time since Donald Trump was elected president of the United States. Washington has accused Germany, Japan and China of exploiting exchange rate weakness for competitive advantage over the United States.

  • LONDON, March 10- Finance ministers and central bankers from the G20 group of leading industrialised nations meet in Germany next week for the first time since Donald Trump was elected president of the United States. Washington has accused Germany, Japan and China of exploiting exchange rate weakness for competitive advantage over the United States.

  • LONDON, March 10- Finance ministers and central bankers from the G20 group of leading industrialized nations meet in Germany next week for the first time since Donald Trump was elected president of the United States. Washington has accused Germany, Japan and China of exploiting exchange rate weakness for competitive advantage over the United States.

  • LONDON, March 10- Finance ministers and central bankers from the G20 group of leading industrialized nations meet in Germany next week for the first time since Donald Trump was elected president of the United States. Washington has accused Germany, Japan and China of exploiting exchange rate weakness for competitive advantage over the United States.

  • LONDON, March 9- A draft communique prepared for next week's gathering of G20 finance chiefs has dropped the group's standard pledges on the need for flexible yet stable exchange rates and orderly markets, suggesting it could prove a landmark event for currency markets. The world's most powerful finance ministers and central bankers convene in the German spa...

  • LONDON, March 9- A draft communique prepared for next week's gathering of G20 finance chiefs has dropped the group's standard pledges on the need for flexible yet stable exchange rates and orderly markets, suggesting it could prove a landmark event for currency markets. The world's most powerful finance ministers and central bankers convene in the German spa...

  • President Donald Trump meets with executives and union representatives from the Harley Davidson company at the White House on February 2, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    President Trump thinks the country is "a mess." But it's not showing up in much of the latest economic data.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 23- Dialing back the Volcker Rule that limits banks' ability to engage in speculative investments is a top priority for President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. In written responses to questions posed by members of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee, Mnuchin said he would use his role as head of the interagency Financial Stability Oversight...

  • *Dollar rallies usually thwarted by Washington. *China, emerging markets now wield huge influence. The greenback's surge under then-president Ronald Reagan was so powerful that by 1985 it required a rare international accord between the world's five leading economic powers and their central banks to weaken the currency- the so-called Plaza Accord, named...

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    The national debt would surge under a Donald Trump presidency, though not as much as originally thought, according to a new analysis.