HOUSE conservatives have mounted a campaign to urge President Donald Trump not to reappoint Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen, who is expected to meet him on Thursday as the president narrows his...

US President Donald Trump plans to announce his nominee to chair the Federal Reserve before he leaves on Nov 3 for an 11-day trip to Asia and Hawaii, a person familiar with the process said.

STANFORD University economist John Taylor, a candidate for Federal Reserve chairman, made a favourable impression on President Donald Trump after an hour-long interview at the White House last week,...

JANET Yellen, chairman of the Federal Reserve, said on Sunday that the US economy was in good health in an upbeat assessment that reinforced expectations the Fed is planning to raise its benchmark...

[WASHINGTON] The US economy remains strong and the strength of the labour market calls for continued gradual increases in interest rates despite subdued inflation, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen...

[NEW YORK] More rules and regulations are not always the best solution to problems in financial markets and government agencies must take a balanced approach to such decisions, an influential...

[WASHINGTON] Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the US central bank has been working to ensure that regulations are tailored to the size, complexity and roles of the lenders it oversees.

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump's advisers have given him a final list of people they're recommending as candidates to lead the Federal Reserve and have ended the search, according to...

[WASHINGTON] American International Group Inc poses less of a threat to financial stability because it shrank its assets by more than US$500 billion, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Monday...

[LONDON] Eurozone bond yields rose sharply on Wednesday after US Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen confirmed the outlook for further rate rises and as markets braced for President Donald Trump'...