Trump and Powell

Summary: Jerome Powell nominated to lead the Federal Reserve for the next five-year term FOMC vacancies exposes more inclination to the hawkish side FOMC doves, Kashkari and Evans expected to make way for hawks, John Williams and Loretta Mester Markets complacent about rate hikes in 2018 Lack of inflationary pressures and subd...

2018-01-25 John Benjamin Read more
Interest Rate_Fed

President Trump is likely to announce his pick for a new chairman to the Federal Reserve before his trip to Asia scheduled for next week. This means an announcement for the Chair and vice chair at the Fed is imminent by the end of this week.  Here are the final candidates as revealed by Trump, which could occupy the top 2 jobs at the US central ...

2017-12-12 Ashraf Laidi Read more