• Federal Reserve
    Federal Reserve: Some Insurance Companies ‘Too Big To Fail’

    The Federal Reserve will soon take up rules for insurance companies deemed “too big to fail” intended to head off risks to U.S. financial stability, as well as requirements on how much capital firms across the industry should...

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    Fed signals interest rate hike firmly on the table for June

    The Federal Reserve will likely raise interest rates in June if economic data points to stronger second-quarter growth as well as firming inflation and employment, according to minutes from the U.S. central bank’s April policy meeting released...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • Snow rests on the eagle statue atop the U.S. Federal Reserve in Washington January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
    China trade may sway Fed’s rate decision

    The Federal Reserve’s debate over whether to raise U.S. interest rates in June may be decided in the coming week, as investors look for any cracks in China and evidence of a solid start to the second...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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    Federal Reserve Teases Summer Rate Hike

    Dallas Federal Reserve President Robert Kaplan said on Friday that he could back a rise in U.S. interest rates as soon as June or July, if U.S. economic data firms up as he expects. Kaplan, who does...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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    Fed To Hold Steady On Rates…For Now

    The U.S. Federal Reserve is expected to keep interest rates unchanged on Wednesday as it continues to monitor the impact from weakening global growth but may seek to signal to markets it is determined to resume policy...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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    SWIFT Banking Attacked by Malware in Bangladesh Hack

    The attackers who stole $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank probably hacked into software from the SWIFT financial platform that is at the heart of the global financial system, said security researchers at British defense contractor...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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    37 warning signs that something big is about to happen to the US petrodollar

    What do the Fed's emergency meetings in Washington D.C., the spree of US leaders visiting Saudi Arabia, and the beginning of bail-in's have to do with the petrodollar? To help connect those dots, below is a...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Schiff
    Peter Schiff Analyzes ‘The Winter of Discontent’, Forecasts Negative Rates

    (TRUNEWS)  Frequent TRUNEWS guest Peter Schiff always provides sought after analysis of economic trends and cycles, and offers the following insight on what he sees as the ongoing impact of what he is calling ‘The Winter of...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Etai Friedman
    Etai Friedman: 80% CRASH on the horizon, S&P may drop 1400 points

    Etai Friedman, the CEO of Eyal Capital Management LP, says the S&P 500 will crash 80% in the near future. Friedman’s statement was made during an interview with Rick Wiles of TRUNEWS on Wednesday, while speaking about...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies at the House Financial Services Committee in Washington February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron
    Yellen, alongside Fed alum, says rate hikes on track

    The U.S. economy is on a solid course with some hints of inflation so the Federal Reserve is on track for further interest rate hikes, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Thursday in a defense of...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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