United States

Fed challenges payments industry to get quicker and safer

Central Banking | 27 Jan 2015

New document sets out strategies for improving US payment system; Federal Reserve will only consider expanding role as service provider if private sector falls short

Topics: United States, Federal reserve, payments


Productivity performance sparks uptick in US entrepreneurship, finds Boston Fed paper

Central Banking | 22 Jan 2015

Topics: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, United States, growth, Financial crisis

Canada deputy warns lower oil prices likely 'to be bad' for the country

Central Banking | 14 Jan 2015

Topics: Bank of Canada, Canada, United States, Oil

Government spend no more effective at ZLB – NBER paper

Central Banking | 13 Jan 2015

Topics: United States, monetary policy, Sovereign debt

People: Philadelphia Fed gets new directors; Paraguay central banker named finance minister

Central Banking | 12 Jan 2015

Topics: Central Bank of Chile, Federal reserve, Philadelphia, Central Bank of Paraguay, United States, Chile, Paraguay

Obama to nominate community banker to Fed board of governors

Central Banking | 07 Jan 2015

Topics: United States, Federal reserve, Janet Yellen, Barack Obama

Pent-up wage cuts an 'important force' during recovery, San Francisco Fed researchers find

Central Banking | 06 Jan 2015

Topics: United States, San Francisco, Financial crisis

Kocherlakota announces Fed departure

Central Banking | 12 Dec 2014

Topics: Narayana Kocherlakota, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), United States, Federal reserve

Fed proposes tougher capital surcharges on biggest banks

Central Banking | 10 Dec 2014

Topics: Federal reserve, United States, Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Janet Yellen

Basel Committee: US and EU capital rules still falling short

Central Banking | 05 Dec 2014

Topics: Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Basel III, risk, European Union (EU), United States

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