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US Economy Paul Volcker

  • The Kansas City Federal Reserve's annual economic policy symposium, attended by finance officials, policy experts and academics from around the world, was first held at in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, in 1982 reportedly at the behest of keen fly-fisher and then Fed chief Paul Volcker. Almost every central banker has extolled the virtue of verbal guidance to varying...

  • WASHINGTON, July 24- The Federal Reserve announced Monday that it was streamlining part of its Volcker Rule compliance regulations, providing guidelines to banks seeking more time to start up and spin off new hedge funds and private equity funds. The Federal Reserve Board published new guidelines on Monday detailing how banks could apply for an extension for...

  • President Donald Trump.

    The White House says its proposed budget and policies would boost growth to levels not seen in decades. The CBO remains unconvinced.

  • WASHINGTON, June 21- U.S. financial regulators could ease rules that keep taxpayer-backed banks out of some risky investments, according to testimony released on Wednesday ahead of a Senate hearing. Officials from the Federal Reserve and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said they were looking at ways to simplify the Volcker rule, which prevents...

  • For former Wall Street banker Kevin Warsh, who served as a Fed governor at the time of the financial crisis, the economic recovery is characterized by bloated central bank balance sheets, financial risks, and a hidebound institution that needs new approaches. Warsh, a Wall Street lawyer by training rather than one of the Phd economists who have come to dominate...

  • For former Wall Street banker Kevin Warsh, who served as a Fed governor at the time of the financial crisis, the economic recovery is characterized by bloated central bank balance sheets, financial risks, and a hidebound institution that needs new approaches. " Warsh, a Wall Street lawyer by training rather than one of the Phd economists who have come to dominate...

  • For former Wall Street banker Kevin Warsh, who served as a Fed governor at the time of the financial crisis, the economic recovery is characterized by bloated central bank balance sheets, financial risks, and a hidebound institution that needs new approaches. Warsh, a Wall Street lawyer by training rather than one of the Phd economists who have come to dominate...

  • For former Wall Street banker Kevin Warsh, who served as a Fed governor at the time of the financial crisis, the economic recovery is characterized by bloated central bank balance sheets, financial risks, and a hidebound institution that needs new approaches. " Warsh, a Wall Street lawyer by training rather than one of the Phd economists who have come to dominate...

  • 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.