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September 21, 2016
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen holds a news conference Wednesday following the two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington, D.C.          REUTERS/Gary Cameron
Fed keeps rates steady, signals one hike by end of year
September 21, 2016 - 4:40pm
September 19, 2016
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen addresses media March 16 during a news conference in Washington, D.C. The Fed is divided enough ahead of its rate meeting Tuesday and Wednesday that a nudge from Yellen, its most influential policymaker, could make the difference, and even some investors have begun to argue it is time for the central bank to stop worrying so much about what markets expect. REUTERS
For Yellen, a September Fed surprise could close confidence gap
September 19, 2016 - 2:07pm
September 12, 2016
John O’Hara, business development manager for Halliburton Co, describes a piece of equipment to members of Pay It Forward During The Downturn, a networking group for laid-off white collar oilfield workers, during a tour of a Halliburton facility in Spring, Texas, U.S., on Aug.18, 2016. REUTERS/Ernest Scheyder
Fed's Brainard warns against removing support for U.S. economy
September 12, 2016 - 4:14pm
September 9, 2016
The Federal Reserve Building stands in Washington April 3, 2012. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo
Increasingly risky to delay U.S. rate hike, Fed's Rosengren says
September 9, 2016 - 4:11pm
In this undated photo, traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Higher U.S. rates and bond yields tend to make emerging market assets relatively less attractive and push up the dollar, inflating the amount of dollar-denominated debt held by emerging market borrowers. REUTERS
Will U.S. rate increase expose emerging markets' 'sucker's rally'?
September 9, 2016 - 4:08pm
August 26, 2016
In this undated photo, the Federal Reserve headquarters are pictured in Washington, D.C. Comments Friday from Fed chief Janet Yellen did not indicate when the U.S. central bank might raise rates, but reinforced the view that such a move could come later this year. REUTERS
Fed's Yellen says case for interest rate hike has strengthened
August 26, 2016 - 1:29pm
August 19, 2016
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen smiles June 21 as she testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Capitol Hill. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)
Fed guessing game moves up a gear as Yellen takes stage
August 19, 2016 - 11:18am
August 18, 2016
The Federal Reserve headquarters in Washington September 16 2015.  REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Federal Reserve launches Facebook page
August 18, 2016 - 4:07pm
October 9, 2014
Wall Street sells off on growth concerns; volatility picks up
October 9, 2014 - 11:43pm
February 27, 2014
Weather seems to blame for U.S. slowdown, Fed's Yellen says
February 27, 2014 - 3:12pm
January 29, 2014
Fed cuts stimulus as expected; Bernanke prepares to depart
January 29, 2014 - 1:28pm
December 6, 2013
Job seekers wait to meet with employers at a career fair in New York City in this file photo from October 24, 2012. U.S. employers hired more workers than expected in November and the jobless rate fell to a five-year low of 7.0 percent, the Labor Department said December 6, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Segar
U.S. unemployment rate hits five-year low, eyes on the Fed
December 6, 2013 - 8:00am
October 9, 2013
Obama to choose Yellen for top Fed job, markets relieved
October 9, 2013 - 7:06am
September 26, 2013
Fed's Lacker says hard to start tapering in Oct. without losing face
September 26, 2013 - 7:31am
April 30, 2013
Fed likely to stick with low-rate stance this week
April 30, 2013 - 7:13am