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Five Takeaways from the House's Yellen Hearing

The Fed

07/12/2017FedWatch
What you need to know from Janet Yellen's testimony before the House Financial Services Committee.

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Fed Raises Rates — Will Other Central Banks Follow?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

06/18/2017FedWatch
The Federal Reserve says it can now turn to tighter monetary policy if the economy continues to expand "as anticipated." But that's a pretty big if.

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Fed Officials Can't See What's Right In Front Of Them

The FedMoney and Banking

06/12/2017FedWatch
Why is it so controversial to suggest that we should leave interest rates and credit markets alone?

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Fed Minutes: Details on the Balance Sheet Plan

The Fed

05/24/2017FedWatch
The FOMC minutes revealed a Fed that is sticking to it's plan of two more rate hikes in 2017, as well as more details about it's balance sheet plan.

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Fed Speeches: What They Said

The Fed

05/05/2017FedWatch
Friday featured a handful of Fed member speeches. Here is a summary of what they spoke about.

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FOMC Keeps Rates Steady

The Fed

05/03/2017FedWatch
Today's FOMC meeting announcement has the Fed keeping rates unchanged and dismissing a weak Q1 GDP number as merely "transitory."

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From 0.2% to 4.3%: Atlanta Fed GDP Forecast

The Fed

05/01/2017FedWatch
The Atlanta Fed's GDP growth forecast has jumped 22X since last week, as they anticipate a booming economy in Q2 that clearly did not materialize in Q1.

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FOMC Minutes: Continued Talk of Balance Sheet Strategy

The FedFinancial Markets

04/06/2017FedWatch
The FOMC minutes continue the emphasis on the balance sheet. They've started raising the Fed Funds target, how far can they get on the balance sheet?

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Fed Financial Statements: $6 Billion Drop in Fed Remittances

The FedTaxes and Spending

03/24/2017FedWatch
Every year the Fed remits its profits to the US Treasury every year. A drop in Fed profits means less for the US Treasury.

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Fed Ready to Hike Rates? Where They Stand.

The FedU.S. Economy

03/03/2017FedWatch
The Fed is pushing hard for a rate hike. Here are Fed members' recent comments.

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