Tag: Federal Reserve

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Kashkari: Federal Reserve Doesn’t Need to Protect Investors

Brian Evans - Jan 17, 2019

Another Federal Reserve president has spoken out on interest rates. Neel Kashkari says there is no need for interest rate hikes right now but that the US…

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Cash is King: Assets Held in Money Market Funds Now Above $3 Trillion

Brian Evans - Jan 15, 2019

Volatility in the stock markets has driven investors towards cash, sending assets held in money market funds swelling to their highest levels since March 2010. After spending…

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Federal Reserve Blames Altcoins for Dragging Down the Bitcoin Price

Brian Evans - Jan 12, 2019

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis has released an article today about Bitcoin. In it, the bank notes that the price of Bitcoin has three potential…

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From Bitcoin to Brexit, Here’s What Investors Need to Watch for in 2019

Brian Evans - Jan 09, 2019

Is it possible that the US Federal Reserve’s decision to tighten its balance sheet contributed to bitcoin and the wider cryptocurrency market losing steam in 2018? If…

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Dow Jumps 300 Points as Trump Pokes at Fed, Says China Talks ‘Going Well’

Brian Evans - Jan 08, 2019

US President Donald Trump has tweeted a brief, positive, update on the trade talks with China but was still poking at the Federal Reserve this morning. This…

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Here’s Why FED Gives Markets Green Light, Further Rate Hikes Unlikely

Brian Evans - Jan 06, 2019

Renowned economist, author of the “Death of Money,” Jim Rickards says the markets just “got the cue” they need. The U.S Federal Reserve (FED) is now unlikely…

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Bitcoin Does Not Threaten Global Economy According FSB

Brian Evans - Jan 06, 2019

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to the world economy, but should be monitored as the market “continues to evolve rapidly.” That’s the assessment of…

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Fed Chairman Has No Plans to Meet Donald Trump

Brian Evans - Jan 06, 2019

Jerome Powell, Chairman of the Federal Reserve, has said that he would not resign even if President Donald Trump asked. In the past few months, president Trump…

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Jim Cramer: Fed Reassurance Should Spur Dow Jones, Wider Stock Market to Rally

Brian Evans - Jan 05, 2019

The markets have been extremely volatile towards the end of 2018 and beginning of 2019. It has been widely assumed that the sell-off in the Dow Jones…

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US Economy Is ‘Complete Facade,’ Says Economist Who Claims Recession Is Near

Brian Evans - Jan 05, 2019

The US economy will plunge into a recession in 2019, thanks to overreach by the Federal Reserve — which raised interest rates for the fourth time in 2018.…