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U.S. 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

15 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.

UPDATE 1-Fed could soon announce plan to stop shrinking balance sheet -Pimco

15 Mar 2019

March 14 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

13 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

08 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.

Fed thinking about growing balance sheet again: K.C. Fed paper

07 Mar 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. Federal Reserve is considering when to stop reducing bank reserves and start building up its balance sheet again, according to a paper from the Kansas City Fed released on Wednesday.

Fed's Williams says slower U.S. growth is a 'new normal'

07 Mar 2019

NEW YORK Slower U.S. economic growth is not necessarily "cause for alarm" but a "new normal" people should expect, a top Federal Reserve official said on Wednesday, adding that he is not leaning one way or another on where rates should go.

For Fed, few reasons to end 'patient' stance on rates

06 Mar 2019

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO With inflation muted but other risks to the U.S. economy on the rise, the Federal Reserve's patience on policy is nowhere close to running out, with one previously hawkish central banker on Tuesday signaling he could wait until at least June before touching interest rates again.

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