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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. President Donald Trump on Friday called on the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates by a full percentage point, saying the nation's economy was being "handcuffed" by the U.S. central bank's monetary policy.
Newsmax. Friday, 09 Aug 2019 10:45:22 EDT.
Ukraine should conclude a new long-term program of cooperation with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for $5-10 billion, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Dmytro Sologub has said. Read more here. ...
Helen Mukhina. Kyiv Post. Thursday, 08 Aug 2019 11:17:21 +0000.
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's finance minister says his country has received the final, $2 billion portion of a bailout package from the International Monetary Fund. ...
Washington Times. Tuesday, 06 Aug 2019 05:32:23 -0400.
Recently, Fed Chairman, Jerome Powell, gave his semi-annual Congressional testimony on Monetary Policy. He was dovish on interest rates, which was not a surprise as the financial markets have been pricing in a rate cut.
By Benjamin C. Halliburton, Authorvoice. Forbes. Friday, 2 Aug 2019 14:09:00 +0000.
A human behavior lab took a closer look at cheating during periods of relative economic abundance and scarcity to determine whether cheating for monetary gain is a product of the economic environment. ...
Science Daily. Thursday, 01 Aug 2019 18:09:19 EDT.
The Bank of Japan maintained its ultraeasy monetary policy Tuesday and said it would “not hesitate” to take further measures if needed as lingering economic ...
Japan Times. Tuesday, 30 Jul 2019 17:55:57 +0900.
Europe's stock markets surged Tuesday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi hinted at further eurozone interest rate cuts, on the eve of a key US monetary policy decision.
Yahoo. Tuesday, 18 Jun 2019 07:26:55 -0400.
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