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

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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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The optimization of everything: OTC derivatives, counterparty credit risk and funding

The global financial crisis has created much excitement over counterparty credit risk (CCR) and, in recognition of this, banks have been improving their practices around CCR.