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When Will The Fed Tighten? Watch Inflation Expectations
When will the Federal Reserve tighten? Let's watch the same information that the Fed does.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Fed should keep paring stimulus even if jobs growth weak: Lockhart
The Federal Reserve should continue to pare its massive bond-buying program even if a key jobs report due out on Friday falls short of expectations, a top Fed official said on Thursday.
Fed may fall 'behind the curve' if GDP keeps growing: Plosser
The Federal Reserve may find its monetary policies quickly becoming overly easy if it sticks to the current pace of reductions to its bond-buying program in the face of a growing U.S. economy, a top Fed official said on Thursday.
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis -Banking Conditions in Ninth...
Release date- 05032014 - Minnesota Banking Conditions Improved as Expected in 2013; Better but Not Great Improvement Forecast for 2014.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Rise in U.S. auto, home sales show Fed policies are working: Williams
Rebounding auto sales and improving home sales and construction are good evidence that the Federal Reserve's super-easy monetary policy is boosting the U.S. economy, a top Fed official told a group of students on Wednesday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Valley Republic Bank Implements CetoLogic's Deposit...
CetoLogic, a leading provider of software and analytics for financial institutions and retailers, announced that Bakersfield, Calif.-based Valley Republic Bank has implemented the company's Deposit Reclassification solution, a software that reclassifies transaction accounts - both interest and non-interest bearing - to recover the $400 million ... (more)
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Long Dollars For More Than Just Tapering
After moderate losses in the first two months of the year, the US dollar may now be one of the most attractive investable assets.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Lincoln Daily News
Fed may need to let inflation run hot to meet goals: Evans
The Federal Reserve should be willing to let inflation temporarily run above its target level so as to more quickly bring the economy back to health, a top Fed official said on Friday, even as a second policymaker signaled the very idea left him cold.
The Daily Record
Unconventional steps: President of Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank tells story
The unconventional steps taken by the Federal Reserve Bank after the 2008 financial crisis -- quantitative easing and forward guidance -- were appropriate actions, the longest-serving president of the Fed said.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Too much flexibility could risk efficacy of Fed policy -Plosser
The Federal Reserve must revamp its guidance to markets on how long it plans to keep interest rates near zero because its current low-rate vow is no longer relevant, a top Fed official said on Friday.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
February manufacturing activity up slightly in KC Fed district
The Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank said Thursday that growth in manufacturing activity in the 10th District was "slightly positive" in February.
UPDATE 1-Fed's Fisher says happy with pace of QE withdrawal
Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Richard Fisher said on Thursday he would like the U.S. central bank to continue scaling back its monthly bond-buying stimulus at the current pace of $10 billion at each policy meeting.
Is The Future Of US Payments Up For Grabs?
Federal Reserve Banks may have gotten more than they bargained for when they invited comments on their September "Payment System Improvement Public Consultation Paper."
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Taper Will Continue if Growth, Job Gains Persist, Says Fed's Pianalto
The departing head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland said Wednesday the central bank will press forward with cutting back on its bond-buying stimulus as long as the economy performs as expected.
Fed's Rosengren sees significant job market slack
The labor market will have "significant slack" even when it crosses the central bank's 6.5% jobless rate threshold, said Eric Rosengren, the president of the Boston Federal Reserve Bank, on Wednesday.
BRIEF: Dallas Fed: Growth rate slows for state's retail, service-sector activity
The state revenue index, a key measure of private service-sector, dropped to a reading of 9.8 in February from 18.1 last month, according to the bank's
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Fed's golden job opportunity: Minding the world's biggest vault
The Federal Reserve Bank has a job opening for someone who likes the feel of gold - and can hoist large amounts of it.
Africa: How Close Were We to a Global Financial Meltdown in 2008?
There was a time not so long ago that America's federal financial 'uber-menschen' really were widely regarded as the masters of the universe - able to leap tall buildings at a single bound, and by sheer dint of their abundant grey matter, unscramble financial calamities almost before they happened.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Can The Fed Stop The Next Recession? Business Can't Bank On It
The Federal Reserve makes decisions based on great academic economists and veteran bank and corporate executives.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The Fed Transcripts
The hullabaloo over the 2008 FOMC transcripts, released yesterday after a five year lag, stirs some new thoughts along with old memories.