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Trump: ‘I should be given some help’ by Fed

President Donald Trump on Monday said he would criticize the Federal Reserve if it continues to raise interest rates, setting up a potential clash next month when the central bank is expected to do just that.<p>“I’m not thrilled with his raising of interest rates, no,“ Trump said of Fed Chairman …

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Atlanta Fed Chief Bostic Pledges to Oppose Hike Inverting Yield Curve

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic said prospects for an inversion in the Treasury yield curve, which is widely viewed as a …

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Trump Complains to Donors in the Hamptons About Powell’s Rate Hikes

President Donald Trump said he expected Jerome Powell to be a cheap-money Fed chairman and lamented to wealthy Republican donors at a Hamptons …

Politics

Trump expected Powell to be a 'cheap-money' Fed chairman

CNBC's Eamon Javers breaks down a Bloomberg report about new remarks President Trump made about Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell over the weekend, …

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Trump goes after the Fed again: 'I should be given some help'

President Donald Trump is chastising the Federal Reserve chairman yet again.<p>In an interview with Reuters, Trump said he is "not thrilled" with Fed Chairman Jerome Powell for raising interest rates, arguing the central bank should do more to help the US economy.<p>"I'm not thrilled with his raising of …

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How Alibaba Earnings and Jerome Powell's Jackson Hole Speech Could Move Markets

This week, investors are keeping an eye on Alibaba's (BABA) earnings on Thursday and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's speech on …

Stock Markets

Negative bets against gold surge, could be tipping point

Speculators betting gold investors will continue to get burned have made the biggest bet against the precious metal ever in the futures …

Jackson Hole

Trump blasts Fed interest rate hikes after reportedly complaining about Chairman Jerome Powell at a GOP fundraiser in the Hamptons

• <b>President Donald Trump continued to criticise the Federal Reserve’s recent monetary policy decision in an interview with Reuters on Monday.</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

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Rewind: Jim Cramer on Trade, Pepsico, SodaStream, Estee Lauder and Nike

So your kid got a job at the local ice cream shop this summer. That's great! Free ice cream for you -- and more taxes paid to Uncle Sam. Give me 60 …

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Fed Research Director David Wilcox to Retire at Year’s End

David Wilcox, a 30-year veteran at central bank, has run the Fed’s research and statistics division since 2011<p>WASHINGTON—The Federal Reserve Board said its head economist will retire at the end of 2018, in what would be the most significant change in a senior staff position since Chairman Jerome …

Economics

Trump says not thrilled with Fed's Jerome Powell for raising rates

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was “not thrilled” with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell for raising interest rates and accused …

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The Most Powerful Fed Economist You've Never Heard Of Is Retiring

David Wilcox, the Federal Reserve division director who guided three chairs on the outlook for the U.S. economy, will retire at year end, the central …

Private Sector

Trump ramps up criticism of Powell: reports

President Donald Trump over the weekend escalated his criticism of the Federal Reserve into a personal attack of Fed Chairman Jerome Powell, …

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Standard: Look For More Exodus From Losing Gold ETP Positions

Money has flowed out of gold-backed exchange-traded products this month, and there may be more of this from losing positions before gold prices can …

Market Trends

Report: Trump complained about Fed hiking rates at GOP fundraiser

At a Republican fundraiser in the Hamptons on Friday, President Trump complained about the Federal Reserve raising interest rates, claiming that he …

Business

Trump criticized Powell, Fed rate hikes at GOP fundraiser: reports

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Jackson Hole Symposium: A Time of Reflection, or...

Later this week, the Kansas City Fed will be hosting some of the biggest and brightest economists and central bankers at a retreat/symposium in …

Jackson Hole

Donald Trump lashes out at Fed: "I should be given some help"

President Donald Trump is taking another swipe at the Federal Reserve, expressing concern in an interview with Reuters that the central bank is …

Federal Reserve

At Heart of New Fed Debate: Bonds or Bills?

The Federal Reserve must decide how to manage the mix of long-term versus short-term in its Treasury portfolio<p>Federal Reserve officials left many important questions unanswered when they decided last year to begin shrinking the central bank’s $4.5 trillion portfolio of mostly mortgage and Treasury …

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Trump: I’m ‘totally allowed’ to get involved in Mueller probe — but won’t

WASHINGTON – President Trump said Monday he’s “totally allowed” to get involved in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe into his campaign, …

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Student Loans Are Starting to Bite the Economy

It’s that time of year, when students prepare to head back to the classroom. For many taking the next step in higher education, the question is increasingly, “Is it worth it?” Millions of millennials have already put off settling down because of the rising costs of servicing college debts to the …

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Trump Today: President calls Mueller’s team ‘thugs,’ and ‘national disgrace’

President Donald Trump on Monday attacked lawyers working for the special counsel, and also lashed out at Justice Department official Bruce Ohr as he …

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What Happened The Last Time Main Street Sentiment Was This Negative On Gold

<b>(Kitco News) -</b> The gold market continues to make headlines but for all the wrong reasons as bearish sentiment dominates the marketplace.However, …

Stock Markets

Donald Trump Complained About Fed Interest-Rate Increases at Fundraiser

Trump worried higher interest rates could cool off the economy<p>President Trump told donors he is unhappy with the Federal Reserve’s recent moves to raise interest rates and raised doubts about the man he placed in charge of the institution, Jerome Powell, people in attendance at a fundraising event …

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Trump Takes Another Jab at Fed Chair for Raising Rates

<i>This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.</i><p>U.S. President Donald Trump once again took jabs at Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell for raising interest rates, telling political donors at a fundraiser in the Hamptons that he hopes the Fed Chair eases up on monetary policy. Since …

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Instant View: Trump takes Fed to task for rate hikes in Reuters interview

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was "not thrilled" with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell for raising interest rates and accused China and Europe of manipulating their respective currencies.<p>COMMENTS:<p>JUAN PEREZ, SENIOR CURRENCY TRADER, TEMPUS, INC., WASHINGTON:<p>"The …

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Trump accuses China of 'manipulating' its currency

<b>US President Donald Trump has accused China of manipulating its currency to combat US tariffs.</b><p>The accusation, made in an interview with Reuters news agency, resembles claims Mr Trump made during his 2016 campaign but had avoided more recently.<p>It comes as the two countries prepare to meet in …

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Gundlach Proves a Short Squeeze Excites Everyone

Jeffrey Gundlach left the mostly unchanged U.S. Treasury market with a warning heading into this past weekend: Everything could change soon.<p>In a tweet, DoubleLine Capital’s chief investment officer pointed to the latest data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. It showed hedge funds and …

Markets

Trump says he will keep criticizing Fed if it continues to raise interest rates

President Donald Trump said he disagreed with the Federal Reserve's decision to raise interest rates, and he said the Fed should do "what's good for …

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Trump Is ‘Not Thrilled’ the Fed Is Raising Rates During His Trade War

By<p>Aug. 20, 2018 5:44 p.m. ET<p>President Donald Trump's criticism of the Federal Reserve, which has been heating up in the last month, ticked a few …

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