[CHICAGO] The US central bank is "closely monitoring" trade disputes and the implications for the economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Tuesday.

THE relatively slow growth of middle class incomes, widening inequality and declining prospects for the poor to move up the economic ladder are "crucial" problems for the US to tackle in coming...

[WASHINGTON] The relatively slow growth of middle class incomes, widening inequality, and declining prospects for the poor to move up the economic ladder are "crucial" problems for the US to...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE reversal of US monetary policy by Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell and his troops to be super-accommodative has done little to quell the pressure on policymakers. In fact, it seems to have...

US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell said the US economy is "strong" though its benefits haven't been felt evenly across the country....

COMMENTARY

IN 2017, a key monetary policy mistake of the US Federal Reserve under Janet Yellen was to keep monetary policy too loose despite a strong increase in US stock prices. Hopefully her successor, Jay...

FEDERAL Reserve chairman Jerome Powell has some further explaining to do after the central bank's monetary messages whipsawed financial markets over the last month....

US FEDERAL Reserve chairman Jerome Powell gave investors a strong dose of optimism on Wednesday, saying that the central bank's policy rate is now "just below" estimates of a level...

FEDERAL Reserve chairman Jerome Powell said the US economy is strong but could face headwinds next year as policymakers weigh how far and fast to raise interest rates.

MARKET TURMOIL

PRESIDENT Donald Trump's decision to blame the Federal Reserve for Wednesday's stock market dive dramatically escalated months of public and private fuming over the central bank. "I...