Federal Reserve

Yellen tells Congress Fed is ‘most transparent in the world'

Central Banking | 17 Jul 2014

Fed chair Janet Yellen faces Congressman who wants to enforce rules-based monetary policy, telling him it would compromise central bank independence

Topics: Federal Reserve, Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), US Congress, Janet Yellen, Transparency, Independence, monetary policy


Yellen endorses calls for ‘community banker' on Fed board

Central Banking | 15 Jul 2014

Topics: Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, US Senate

Fed set to finish taper in October

Central Banking | 10 Jul 2014

Topics: Federal Reserve, Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), William Dudley, quantitative easing, Forward guidance

FOMC members offer conflicting takes on US inflation path

Central Banking | 09 Jul 2014

Topics: Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), Jeffrey Lacker, Narayana Kocherlakota, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Federal Reserve, Inflation

Lagarde highlights threat of renewed EM volatility

Central Banking | 07 Jul 2014

Topics: Christine Lagarde, IMF, ECB, Federal Reserve, Emerging markets

Yellen takes sides in ‘lean against the wind' debate

Central Banking | 02 Jul 2014

Topics: Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve, Leaning against the wind, Bank for International Settlements

Dutch paper: Fed guidance pushed up equity prices abroad

Central Banking | 02 Jul 2014

Topics: Federal Reserve, Netherlands Bank, Forward guidance

Should central banks review their investment guidelines as monetary policy normalises?

Central Banking | 02 Jul 2014 | screening image

Topics: Bank of England, Federal Reserve, quantitative easing, Interest rates

Fed levies record fine on sanctions-busting BNP Paribas

Central Banking | 01 Jul 2014

Topics: Federal Reserve, United States

Plosser: Fed should be stripped of dual mandate

Central Banking | 01 Jul 2014

Topics: Federal Reserve, Philadelphia, Unemployment, Charles Plosser

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