[SAN FRANCISCO] Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spends more time with US lawmakers, White House advisers, and bankers than did his predecessor Janet Yellen, who tended to favor meetings with...

JANET Yellen visited Wall Street for a paid appearance two months after stepping down as Fed chair, discussing the economy and interest rates at an event hosted by investment bank Jefferies that...

[WASHINGTON] Former White House strategist Steve Bannon considered endorsing Janet Yellen for a second term as Federal Reserve chair but instead kept quiet as President Donald Trump passed her over...

STOCKS

A NAIL-BITING, volatile session may await the local bourse, with persistent fears over the bond rout coupled with a dramatic selloff in Wall Street last Friday, as traders closely watch several data...

[WASHINGTON] Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen professed her disappointment over not being tapped for a second term by President Donald Trump, as she also predicted the central bank would keep on it...

[WASHINTON] US FEDERAL Reserve chair Janet Yellen's policy success is visible in economic statistics. Her personal success could be gauged in the warm sendoff the first woman to lead the...

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JANET Yellen's final act as chair of the US Federal Reserve on Wednesday was a subtle change of tone on inflation, a finesse that epitomised her slow and steady approach to getting the economic...

STOCKS

THE Singapore bourse determinedly kicked off February on a cheerful note as the selling pressure evident in the past few sessions somewhat eased up. Furthermore, a slew of macro data out of the...

[WASHINGTON] The US Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but said inflation likely would rise this year, bolstering expectations borrowing costs will continue to climb under...

[WASHINGTON] The Federal Reserve is expected to leave interest rates unchanged on Wednesday while signaling a gradual tightening of monetary policy later this year as the US economy continues to...