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Fed Chief Pledges to Aid Economy as Trump Calls Him an `Enemy'

Fed Chief Pledges to Aid Economy as Trump Calls Him an `Enemy'

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell delivers a highly anticipated speech on 'monetary policy challenges' at an annual economic conference in the Jackson Hole valley of Wyoming. The speech comes amid criticism from President Donald Trump that the central bank has set interest rates too high.

Jackson Hole: What Analysts Are Saying Ahead of Fed Chairman Powell's Speech

Jackson Hole: What Analysts Are Saying Ahead of Fed Chairman Powell's Speech

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is scheduled to give a speech Friday at 10 a.m. ET on 'monetary policy challenges,' amid criticism from President Donald Trump that the central bank has set interest rates too high. Here's what analysts are saying.

Here's the Schedule for the Federal Reserve's Jackson Hole Symposium

Here's the Schedule for the Federal Reserve's Jackson Hole Symposium

The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas publishes the schedule for its Jackson Hole economic-policy symposium.

Nepal's Only Billionaire Shares His Success Mantra

Nepal's Only Billionaire Shares His Success Mantra

" ... It's about finding the right kind of opportunity to be in the right place and the right time," says Binod Chaudhary.

Federal Reserve Minutes Show Officials Troubled by Trump Trade War in July

Federal Reserve Minutes Show Officials Troubled by Trump Trade War in July

The Federal Reserve releases minutes from its July 30-31 meeting, where policymakers at the U.S. central bank voted to cut interest rates for the first time in more than a decade.

Shortage of Homes for Sale Frustrates U.S. Buyers as Mortgage Rates Drop

Shortage of Homes for Sale Frustrates U.S. Buyers as Mortgage Rates Drop

U.S. existing-home sale rise as expected in July, but the chief economist for the National Association of Realtors says that a shortage of properties on the market is putting upward pressures on prices, eliminating some of the benefits from a recent drop in mortgage rates.

Mortgage Refinancing Boom Continues as Economic Worries Push Rates Down Further

Mortgage Refinancing Boom Continues as Economic Worries Push Rates Down Further

U.S. applications to refinance mortgages rise 0.4% during the week ended Aug. 16, to the highest since 2016.

Banking Deregulation, Trading Splunk: Market Recon

Banking Deregulation, Trading Splunk: Market Recon

Compliance with the Volcker Rule has long been considered both complicated and expensive by the firms impacted.

Federal Reserve Is Trump's Savior, Not Enemy, as Jackson Hole Summit Looms

Federal Reserve Is Trump's Savior, Not Enemy, as Jackson Hole Summit Looms

President Donald Trump blames the Federal Reserve for the U.S. economy's latest distress signals. But as Fed Chairman Jerome Powell and other leaders of the U.S. central bank prepare to meet this week near Jackson Hole, Wyoming, a growing number of economists say Trump's policies deserve the blame.

What Is the ECB? Everything You Need to Know and More

What Is the ECB? Everything You Need to Know and More

Do you know what ECB stand for and what it really is? Here's a video breakdown of everything you need to know and more.