FedWatch

Displaying 1 - 10 of 121

How Trump Bailed Out Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve — For Now

10/12/2017FedWatch
The biggest winner of the Trump presidency is also the most surprising: Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen.

Read more

Questions Remain as the Fed Finally Begins to Reverse QE

The Fed

09/20/2017FedWatch
Of course the noise of the Fed’s actions only serves to distract from the real issue, which is the continuing economic stagnation of the US economy.

Read more

Money-Supply Growth Drops Again — Falls to 108-Month Low

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

09/17/2017FedWatch
The last time the money supply grew at a smaller rate was during August 2008.

Read more

Why Is the Euro Still Gaining Against the Dollar?

09/12/2017FedWatch
The ECB has been trying to weaken the Euro. The relative weakness of the US dollar, however, continues to make the Euro look good by comparison.

Read more

Stanley Fischer’s Well-Timed Fed Exit

09/08/2017FedWatch
We're now living in the “Fischerian age of monetary policy,” which may prove, in its final stages, to be volatile indeed.

Read more

Trump's Historic Opportunity with the Federal Reserve

09/07/2017FedWatch
Trump can have the largest impact on the Fed since 1936. The question is whether he listen to his Goldman Guys, or return to his Fed-skeptic roots?

Read more

Stanley Fischer Is Out at the Fed

Money and Banks

09/06/2017FedWatch
Many claimed that Fischer was an inflation hawk, but he was really a cheerleader for quadrupling of the Fed’s balance sheet and more.

Read more

Bank of Canada Raises Interest Rates … Again

09/06/2017FedWatch
For the second time in less than two months, the Bank of Canada has raised interest rates.

Read more

Bank of Mexico: Bread Today, Hunger Tomorrow

09/05/2017FedWatch
The Bank of Mexico's reported profits are a short-term windfall that comes at the price of higher debt levels.

Read more

A History of the Fed's Political Power

The Fed

08/30/2017The Austrian
Conti-Brown has, with considerable scholarship, exposed many grave problems with the Fed in a way that strengthens and supports the anti-Fed case.

Read more

Shield icon fedwatch