[LONDON] Janet Yellen used her last press conference as Fed chair to muse that a flat yield curve should not be interpreted as a sign that the economy is heading for a slowdown.

THE BOTTOM LINE

ONE of Washington's permanent parlour games is how much credit or blame a president deserves for the state of the economy. Inevitably, then, the question being asked now is whether Donald Trump...

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JANET Yellen's farewell was a fitting one for the central banker - a modest rate hike and some straight talk...

[WASHINGTON] The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday but left its rate outlook for the coming years unchanged even as policymakers projected a short-term jump in US economic growth...

[WASHINGTON] Amid booming stock markets that have hit repeated records, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday she does not see any risks to financial stability "flashing red"...

[WASHINGTON] The US central bank opened its final two-day policy meeting of the year on Tuesday and was likely to raise the benchmark interest rate despite the absence of inflation.

A MAJORITY of US central bankers favour raising benchmark interest rates in the near term, signalling the Federal Reserve is likely to tighten monetary policy next month, minutes from their last...

[NEW YORK] - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned that raising interest rates too quickly risked stranding inflation below the US central bank's 2 per cent target and said there'd...

[WASHINGTON] Efforts to unwind the US Federal Reserve's multitrillion-dollar investment holdings are going well so far, outgoing central bank chief Janet Yellen said Tuesday...