Tagged With Monetary Policy

Here’s how the US economy could transform under Biden after his appointment of Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary — starting with sizable stimulus


The Fed and the Treasury are butting heads over more emergency relief at a time when spiking virus cases make cooperation more important than ever


Congress must pass new stimulus now to fend off another virus-driven economic slowdown, says one Fed president



'Got a long way to go': Fed Chair Jerome Powell says it's too soon to say how much vaccines will lift the economy


Here's how the Fed will be more aggressive with monetary-stimulus efforts as virus cases spike, according to JPMorgan


ECB president Christine Lagarde says COVID-19 recession is 'highly unusual' and cautions against excessive optimism over a vaccine



Turkish lira soars by the most in over two years after surprise sacking of central bank governor at the weekend


Bank of England expands bond-buying and cuts economic growth forecasts as COVID-19 lockdowns hit the UK


Stocks face a tougher climb in 2021 due to 'inevitable hangover of policy', top Wall Street strategist says


Global shares lurch towards biggest one-month drop since March as COVID cases explode; earnings rattle Apple, Facebook and Amazon


ECB leaves rates unchanged but signals more stimulus may come in December as COVID-19 rips into the economy


The Fed has done nearly all it can do — and it's now up to Congress to further aid the economy, ex-New York Fed president says



Futures traders aren't betting on any Fed rate hikes by mid-2022, no matter what the Treasury market suggests, DataTrek says


Ex-Fed Chair Janet Yellen says extraordinary stimulus is needed so long as the pandemic presents an economic threat


The Treasury market might need Fed support indefinitely after ballooning in 2020, official says


The RBA says another rate cut is on the table but it wants to see the economy open up first



Rock-bottom interest rates before the pandemic made the coronavirus recession worse, Fed's Rosengren says


Why the Federal Reserve uses contractionary monetary policy to curb the inflation that accompanies an overheating economy


Fed's Powell warns of a 'weak' US economic recovery if more stimulus isn't enacted


How the Federal Reserve uses expansionary monetary policy to stimulate growth during an economic downturn