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Fed sees no rate hikes in 2019, sets end to asset runoff

21 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday brought its three-year drive to tighten monetary policy to an abrupt end, abandoning projections for any interest rate hikes this year amid signs of an economic slowdown, and saying it would halt the steady decline of its balance sheet in September. | Video

Fed announces plan to end balance sheet runoff in September

20 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The Federal Reserve on Wednesday unveiled a long-awaited plan to stop scaling back the vast portfolio of bonds it built up to spur an economic recovery from the 2007-2009 financial crisis and recession.

Fed announces plan to end balance sheet runoff in September

20 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The Federal Reserve on Wednesday unveiled a long-awaited plan to stop scaling back the vast portfolio of bonds it built up to spur an economic recovery from the 2007-2009 financial crisis and recession.

Fed announces plan to end balance sheet runoff in September

20 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON, March 20 The Federal Reserve on Wednesday unveiled a long-awaited plan to stop scaling back the vast portfolio of bonds it built up to spur an economic recovery from the 2007-2009 financial crisis and recession.

Fed looks to avoid crossed signals at policy meeting

17 Mar 2019

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Only two things will really matter when Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell strides to the podium for his press conference on Wednesday after the end of the U.S. central bank's latest two-day policy meeting: Dots and bonds.

Fed could soon announce plan to stop shrinking balance sheet: Pimco

14 Mar 2019

The U.S. Federal Reserve could announce plans to stop shrinking its bond stockpile as early as next week and as late as June, Pacific Investment Management Co (Pimco), which oversees more than $1.66 trillion in assets, said on Thursday.

RPT-DoubleLine's Jeffrey Gundlach calls Modern Monetary Theory a 'crackpot' idea

13 Mar 2019

March 12 Jeffrey Gundlach, the chief executive of DoubleLine Capital and Wall Street's Bond King, called the increasingly popular Modern Monetary Theory backed by progressives a "crackpot" idea.

DoubleLine's Jeffrey Gundlach calls Modern Monetary Theory a 'crackpot' idea

12 Mar 2019

Jeffrey Gundlach, the chief executive of DoubleLine Capital and Wall Street's Bond King, called the increasingly popular Modern Monetary Theory backed by progressives a "crackpot" idea.

Satellites and shoe-leather - How investors get beyond China's dubious data

12 Mar 2019

TOKYO/SYDNEY/NEW YORK When TAL Education Group, a mid-sized tutoring services firm in China, reported a three-fold increase in its 2018 third-quarter net income earlier this year, few people made much of it.

Fed's Brainard sees fewer U.S. rate hikes

07 Mar 2019

PRINCETON, N.J. The U.S. Federal Reserve should lower its expectations for rate hikes even if its economic forecasts have not changed, because of signs of a slowdown in spending and other risks, Governor Lael Brainard said on Thursday.

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