The Federal Reserve was established by Congress in 1913 in part to guide monetary policy. Learn about how the Federal Reserve guides the nation's economy.
The IMF, located in Washington D.C., was founded in 1944 along with the World Bank. The IMF has three main types of work: surveillance of the world's finances, lending money to countries, technical assistance and training. At the same time, IMF keeps copious statistics and reports. The website describes their efforts, gives statistics, IMF news, publications, and more.
The Federal Reserve is the central bank of the United States. The Federal Reserve Bank is in change of ensuring the stability of the currency and monetary system of the United States.
The following articles provide recent monetary-related news.
U.S. stock index futures started the week cautiously on Monday, after skidding at the end of last week, as edgy investors waited for the Federal Reserve's monetary policy guidance and its implications of slowing global growth.
Reuters. Monday, 17 Dec 2018 07:52:15 -0500.
The Bank of International Settlements said on Sunday that recent market tensions are a sign of more turmoil to come, warning that a normalization of monetary policy is likely to trigger a flurry of sharp sell-offs in the near future.
CNBC. Sunday, 16 Dec 2018 23:53 GMT.