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Trevor Hunnicutt

Fed's balance sheet could end up higher than $4 trillion: projections

04 Sep 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. Federal Reserve's balance sheet could end up between $3.8 trillion and $4.7 trillion by 2025, according to projections collected by the New York Fed.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slip on tariffs, Argentina hit by capital controls

03 Sep 2019

NEW YORK, Sept 2 U.S. stock futures dove on Monday after Washington and Beijing placed new taxes on each other's goods, while Argentina imposed capital controls and cast a new spotlight on emerging-market risks.

Democratic National Committee opposes Iowa, Nevada vote-by-phone plans

31 Aug 2019

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Democratic National Committee officials on Friday rejected plans to let people participate in Iowa's and Nevada's early caucuses by phone because of security concerns, drawing fire from at least one candidate for leaving voters out of the party's presidential contest.

Fed rejects call to deny Trump rate cuts; Trump keeps up pressure

28 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK The U.S. central bank on Tuesday rejected a call from a former Federal Reserve policymaker to counter President Donald Trump's trade agenda by refusing to "play along" and denying the president the interest rate cuts he has demanded.

Fed's commitment to act upstaged by Trump's furore

25 Aug 2019

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said the central bank would "act as appropriate" to keep the U.S. economy healthy in a deteriorating global economy, but stopped short of committing to rapid-fire rate cuts and drew fire from President Donald Trump. | Video

Fed wields strong influence on global financial conditions: research

24 Aug 2019

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. The Federal Reserve's influence on economic conditions beyond U.S. borders may be bigger than it thinks, according to research that will be presented at the central bank's conference on Saturday.

RPT-Fed's Powell vs. Trump: who's got a 'feel' for markets now?

24 Aug 2019

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo., Aug 23 Donald Trump once accused the Federal Reserve of not having a "feel" for the market and compared Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell to a golfer who can't putt, but on Friday it was the U.S. president that drove markets into the rough.

Fed's Powell vs. Trump: who's got a 'feel' for markets now?

24 Aug 2019

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. Donald Trump once accused the Federal Reserve of not having a "feel" for the market and compared Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell to a golfer who can't putt, but on Friday it was the U.S. president that drove markets into the rough.

Fed's Powell vs. Trump: who's got a 'feel' for markets now?

24 Aug 2019

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. Donald Trump once accused the Federal Reserve of not having a "feel" for the market and compared Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell to a golfer who can't putt, but on Friday it was the U.S. president that drove markets into the rough.

Seeking clarity from Fed's Powell? Good luck with that

23 Aug 2019

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. When Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Friday, traders will comb through his remarks for clues on whether the U.S. central bank will deliver more rate cuts this year.

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