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5 Things To Know About Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell

5 Things To Know About Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell

Watch our video and get to know your new Fed Chair.

Wells Fargo Credit-Rating Slashed by S&P After Fed Imposes Growth Ban

Wells Fargo Credit-Rating Slashed by S&P After Fed Imposes Growth Ban

The new credit rating at Wells Fargo is still in the upper tier on S&P's scale of investment-grade bond issuers, so the cut may have little immediate impact. But it's a sign that the scandal is taking an incremental toll on the bank's creditworthiness and could push up its borrowing costs slightly.

3 Things New Fed Chair Powell Must Confront Immediately

3 Things New Fed Chair Powell Must Confront Immediately

A bear market in bonds? A government funding crisis? Stagnant wages and stalled-out deposit rates? These are three challenges the new Federal Reserve chair must confront after being sworn in Monday to replace Janet Yellen.

Best of Doug Kass: Give Me Inflation Protection!

Best of Doug Kass: Give Me Inflation Protection!

A Thursday auction of U.S. Treasury securities suggests protection for inflation is in high demand among big investors.

BlackRock Profit Doubles on ETF Frenzy and Gain From New Tax Law

BlackRock Profit Doubles on ETF Frenzy and Gain From New Tax Law

Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock, says client demand for exchange-traded funds is now driving the company's asset inflows.

Teva Shares Close Higher as Company Vows to Unleash Detailed Restructuring Plan

Teva Shares Close Higher as Company Vows to Unleash Detailed Restructuring Plan

The Israel-based drugmaker on Nov. 27 unveiled a a new organizational structure and said it plans to announce a detailed restructuring plan next month.

Who is the New CEO of American Express?

Who is the New CEO of American Express?

Kenneth Chenault is stepping down from the company after 16 years in charge

Bitcoin Hits Record High as It Surges Above $7,000

Bitcoin Hits Record High as It Surges Above $7,000

The cryptocurrency extended its incredible six-fold year-to-date gains

BlackRock Profit Rises 14% as ETFs Push Assets Toward $6 Trillion

BlackRock Profit Rises 14% as ETFs Push Assets Toward $6 Trillion

Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock, says client demand for exchange-traded funds is now driving the company's asset inflows.

More Alarming Reports Emerge About the Equifax Data Breach

More Alarming Reports Emerge About the Equifax Data Breach

Driver's license data for roughly 10.9 million Americans were endangered during September's hack