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Trump hints that he's open to keeping Yellen as chair of Federal Reserve

His change of heart suggests dovish approach by the central bank likely to continue

Ms Yellen's term as Fed chair ends in February and the probability of her staying has risen to 25 per cent, from 5 per cent on Tuesday.


PRESIDENT Donald Trump has hinted for the first time that he's open to keeping Janet Yellen at the helm of the US Federal Reserve. For markets trying to predict the future of monetary policy, that's a change of heart that suggests continuity during an era of disruption in...

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