Federal Reserve

  1. The Hidden Portfolio Risk in Higher Rates

    We discuss the implications of a higher rate regime for your portfolio. The answer ...
  2. Greenspan Fires a Salvo at Dodd-Frank Reforms

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan wants to repeal the Dodd-Frank financial ...
  3. Yamana Gold Shines Unchanged Interest Rates (AUY)

    Shares of Yamana surged as much as 8% Wednesday, moving in lockstep with higher gold ...
  4. Fed Keeps Rates Steady, Markets Look to December

    Inflation didn't cut it. Markets, which did not expect the Fed to act at this month's ...
  5. How the Fed Profits From Quantitative Easing

    Central Banks including the U.S. Federal Reserve are making rich profits from stimulative ...
  6. Higher Gold Prices Boosts Yamana Stock (AUY)

    For the second day in a row, shares of Yamana Gold, which have synced up with gold ...
  1. Yamana Gold Shines Unchanged Interest Rates (AUY)

    Shares of Yamana surged as much as 8% Wednesday, moving in lockstep with higher gold ...
  2. Higher Gold Prices Boosts Yamana Stock (AUY)

    For the second day in a row, shares of Yamana Gold, which have synced up with gold ...
  3. Fed: BNP, Barclay's See a Surprise Rate Hike ...

    BNP Paribas and Barclays however are forecasting that the Fed will surprise the Street ...
  4. Inflation Surges, Stocks Slump (SPY, VTI)

    Inflation is going up a lot faster than analysts expected.
  5. Why Junk Bonds Are Poised for a Correction (S, ...

    High-yield bonds are showing signs of an impending correction as managers begin to ...
  6. How Blockchain Technology Could Free Up Billions ...

    Blockchain technology could save banks billions of dollars by sharply reducing the ...
  1. The Federal Reserve

    Few organizations can move the market like the Federal Reserve. As an investor, it's ...
  1. What is the relationship between inflation and interest rates?

    Inflation and interest rates are linked, and frequently referenced in macroeconomics. Inflation refers to the rate at which ...
  2. What happens if interest rates increase too quickly?

    Learn about what happens if interest rates rise too fast and understand what goes into the Fed’s decision to adjust interest ...
  3. When was the last time the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates?

    Learn about when the U.S. Federal Reserve last increased the federal funds target rate, which was in June 2006 after the ...
  4. Do lower interest rates increase investment spending?

    Learn how the Federal Reserve Board uses monetary policy and the federal funds rate to influence long-term interest rates ...
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    In honor of March's Women's History Month, we look at five prominent female leaders ...
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