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Perhaps the best that can be said of a painful year across financial markets is that there’s room for improvement in 2019.
President Donald Trump plans to nominate Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell to the top job at the US central bank, according to four people familiar with the decision.
The rand strengthened in light of dollar weakness, following Janet Yellen's speech which avoided clues on the future of monetary policy.
Federal Reserve Chair has said the US economy should continue to expand over the next few years, allowing the central bank to hike rates, while also monitoring too-low inflation.
Federal Reserve chairperson Janet Yellen says more interest rate hikes will be appropriate if the economy meets the central bank’s outlook of gradually rising inflation and tightening labour markets.
Bloomberg Gadfly's Lisa Abramowicz tells us why it's important for Janet Yellen and Fed officials to become more transparent about some of their conversations.
Bond traders have pushed back bets for when the Fed Reserve will raise interest rates after chair Janet Yellen said the global economy presents heightened risks.
A top Federal Reserve official says the US economy and its banking system are strong enough to weather large shocks, amid worries of risks from global market turbulence.
Central banks will be making monetary policy decisions this week. Giacomo Bonavera, head of foreign exchange trading at Capilis Asset Managers, shares more on what to expect.
Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen has made it clear she's looking for "some" improvement in the job market before voting for the first Fed interest rate rise.
The rand has made sharp gains overnight following rumours that US President Donald Trump will nominate a new chair for the Federal Reserve Bank.
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says gradually raising interest rates is the most appropriate policy approach amid higher uncertainty about inflation.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says any rollback of post-crisis financial reforms should be “modest” because they’ve made the banking system safer.
The rand has rallied by almost 1.5% after the US Fed’s move to raise interest rates without accelerating the timeline for future tightening sent global stocks and bonds jumping.
US stocks have been mixed on after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen incated the case for a rate hike is strengthening, raising expectations of a move by year-end.
The rand has broken the R15/$ ceiling after US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen surprised with some dovish comments, depreciating the dollar against most currencies.
Federal Reserve officials have held off from raising borrowing costs and scaled back forecasts for how high interest rates will rise this year.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has warned that the US economy faces risks from tightening domestic financial conditions as well as global economic turmoil.
Bond guru Bill Gross says Janet Yellen is overly concerned about inflation, and that will hurt the world’s biggest debt market.
The greenback is stampeding toward its strongest in at least a decade as traders reestablish bets on US policy divergence from global stimulus.
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