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  1. Bi-Weekly Economic Review: A Whirlwind Of DataRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The economic data of the past two weeks was generally better than expected, the Citigroup Economic Surprise index near the highs of the year. Still, as I've warned repeatedly over the last few years, better than expected should not be confused with good.

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  2. Situs of Debt Owed under Letters of CreditRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | JD Supra

    ... (CA). The relevant sums were to be paid into an account of the Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) held at the Federal Reserve Bank in New York, designated the "Oil Proceeds Receipts" account. The LoCs were subject to the Uniform Customs and Practice for ...

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  3. How to still have a merry Christmas if you're struggling with credit-card debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | The Coastal Courier

    ... after the Great Recession, are sneaking back up, as are rates of delinquencies and default. In May, the Federal Reserve Bank said total household debt in the U.S. was $12.73 trillion, a number that surpassed the previous peak in 2008. In August, the ...

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  4. The Fed: Janet Yellen announces she's leaving the FedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | MarketWatch

    Janet Yellen on Monday announced she will step down from the Federal Reserve, after not being nominated for a second term of running the central bank. Yellen, the first woman to run the central bank, could have stayed on at the Fed as a governor, even as President Trump opted to replace her with Jerome Powell.

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  5. MPs press PM on reasons for extraditing alleged hacker Lauri LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Computer Weekly

    ... accused of breaking into computer systems belonging to US government agencies , including the FBI, the Federal Reserve Bank and the Missile Defense Agency. "If Mr Love has committed a crime, he should be prosecuted and justice should be served. We ...

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  6. How to still enjoy Christmas when struggling with credit-card debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | Deseret News

    Levels of credit-card debt, which declined after the Great Recession, are sneaking back up, as are rates of delinquencies and default. In May, the Federal Reserve Bank said total household debt in the U.S. was $12.73 trillion, a number that surpassed the previous peak in 2008.

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  7. Peter Reagan: Federal Reserve Enters Uncharted Territory as It Prepares for Next RecessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | News Max

    ... rates as they've done in the past. So now searching for a different "tool" in their toolbox. Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans on Tuesday became the second Fed policymaker in recent days to call for a new approach to rate-setting ...

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  8. Federal official warns low unemployment rates come with risks NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Concord Monitor

    The sea of "help wanted" signs visible across New Hampshire reflects a good-news situation - low unemployment - that has slightly worrisome undertones, a policy advisor from the Federal Reserve Bank told the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce on Friday. Pointing to a timeline that showed U.S. recessions superimposed on the unemployment rate, Jeffrey Fuhrer noted what happened when the jobless rate fell below a historical "sustainable" level of about 4A1 2 percent for any length of time.

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  9. Liberty Bell Bank Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results of OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Business Wire

    ... loan balance outstanding, and an increase in interest from cash and cash equivalents, primarily at the Federal Reserve Bank, of $18,000 due to an increase of 0.44% in the interest yield earned from 0.47% to 0.91%. These positive variances were ...

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  10. UPDATE 1-Fed's Mester says not troubled by low inflation, confident it will pick upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Reuters

    Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester said on Thursday she feels inflation is poised to pick up, clearing the way for the Fed to continue its gradual process of raising interest rates. Loretta Mester, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, speaks during an interview in Manhattan, New York, U.S., August 15, 2017.

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  11. Fed on Collision Course With Bond Markets in Curve ConundrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | News Max

    The conundrum faced by Alan Greenspan is back -- and possibly worse. This time, the Federal Reserve is confronting a "far more dangerous" backdrop in the bond market as it gears up to further raise interest rates.

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  12. U.S. Fed officials expect gradual rate hikes aheadRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Xinhuanet

    Several U.S. Federal Reserve officials have expected that the central bank would continue gradual interest rate hikes amid low inflation and unemployment rate. "I think it will be appropriate for interest rates to rise gradually over the next couple of years, as our policy position is still very accommodating rather than neutral," said Raphael Bostic, president of the Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank, at a forum on Tuesday.

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  13. Banks have learned lessons of past disasters: RegulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | American Banker

    ... contingency planning and preparing for things," said Mary Aiken, a senior associate director with the Federal Reserve Bank. The regulatory agencies have also fine-tuned their own natural disaster protocols over the years, the regulators said. As an ...

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  14. AFI, Library of Congress Celebrate 50 Yrs of Film PreservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Voice of America

    ... in the cool environment of an underground place that was originally built as a storage facility for the Federal Reserve Bank and as a Cold War nuclear bunker "in case Russia were to drop the bomb on Washington, D.C.," Willeman says. "They also had a ...

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  15. Will The New Fed Chairman Learn From History?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Seeking Alpha

    America's central bank was born in 1913 but it was conceived in the Panic of 1907. On November 15, 1907, the Dow Jones Industrials bottomed out at 38.83, almost 50% below its peak of 75.45 set on January 19, 1906.

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  16. Third party debt orders and letters of creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | jdsupra.com

    ... the sums were to be paid into a specific account held by the Central Bank of Iraq ( CBI ) at the Federal Reserve Bank in New York. This requirement stemmed originally from UN sanctions requirements imposed on the sale of oil by Iraq, namely that all ...

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  17. Fed's Harker: Don't need to remove a lot of accommodation before returning to neutralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | Reuters

    Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President Patrick Harker on Monday said that the U.S. central bank did not have to remove a lot of monetary policy accommodation before it returned to a neutral stance. Harker, speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a seminar in Tokyo, reiterated his view that he expected the Fed to raise interest rates next month and three times next year, but said the path to higher interest rates would be gradual.

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  18. Fed finds racial disparity in lendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | The Columbian

    Small black-owned businesses are significantly more likely to face financial challenges than white-owned firms and have a harder time obtaining credit even when compared to white business owners with similar performance profiles and credit risks, according to a new Federal Reserve Bank report. The report, released Wednesday by the Atlanta and Cleveland feds, is the first to focus on minority-owned firms, using results from the 2016 Small Business Credit Survey.

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  19. StoneCastle Financial's (BANX) CEO Josh Siegel on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to the credit markets, we see beginning signs of an increasingly overextended consumer. In August, the Federal Reserve Bank reported U.S. consumer debt at approximately $3.8 trillion, with revolving debt increasing 5% year-over-year and annualizing ...

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  20. Alan Greenspan a cautiousa about growing economy too quicklyRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | Fox News

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan on President Trump's nomination of Jerome Powell as the next Fed chair, the economy, the outlook for Fed policy, the Republican push for tax reform and Bitcoin. Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, in a wide-ranging interview on the FOX Business Network's "Mornings with Maria," said Jerome Powell, President Trump's nominee to head the central bank, has the ability to be successful.

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