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 Trump names biggest threat to U.S.

U.S. President Donald Trump said that the Federal Reserve's policy is the biggest threat to his presidency. "My biggest threat is the Fed," the president said during an interview with FOX Business. …

US Federal Reserve leaves rates unchanged

The US Federal Reserve left its benchmark interest rate unchanged in a range of 1.25% to 1.5%, a relatively low level that the Fed said would help support continued job growth and stronger inflation. The Fed’s economic outlook …

US Interest rate expected to reach 3%

The US interest rate will likely increase several times a year reaching 3 percent by the end of 2019, US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco on Wednesday. The Federal …

Oil prices c­limb on falling dolla­r

Oil prices are rising toward a seven-week high, shrugging off comments from the U.S.Federal Reserve chairwoman that left the door open for a sooner-than-later rate increase.  Oil dipped into losses and is now climbing, moving …

Federal Reserve System may raise discount rate

The US Federal Reserve System may raise the discount rate in the near future, the Federal Reserve officials said. "Further gradual increases in the federal funds rate are likely to be appropriate," Federal Reserve Chair …

Increase of FRS may be delayed

According to the head of the US Federal Reserve system Janet Yellen, financial conditions have become less favorable for the growth of the economy in the United States, so the next scheduled rate increase may be delayed. …