Secretary of the Treasury

Judith Giuliani pals around with Steve Mnuchin’s wife Louise Linton

While Rudy Giuliani continues his media tour defending Trump, his soon-to-be-ex-wife, Judith, is cozying up to “the most hated woman in America,” …

Donald Trump

Treasury official nominated for IMF board

A senior Treasury official has been nominated to sit on the board of the International Monetary Fund.

Scott Morrison

Manafort's Chicago banker allegedly angled to get top jobs at HUD or Treasury

ALEXANDRIA, VA. — Chicago banker Steven Calk was angling to get an appointment as secretary of Housing and Urban Development or secretary of the …

Crime

Worker at Bank That Made Loans to Manafort Says CEO Wanted Cabinet Post

Mortgage salesman says CEO asked him to call Manafort about a role as secretary of the Treasury or Housing and Urban Development<p>A mortgage salesman who worked for a bank that extended $16 million in loans to former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort testified Friday that he was “uncomfortable” …

Paul Manafort

Washington, D.C. 2018 - WSJ CEO Council Conference

11TH ANNUAL CEO COUNCIL MEETING<p>THE FOUR SEASONS | WASHINGTON, D.C.<p>When the CEO Council meets in Washington, D.C. in December, the nation will be in the midst of another extraordinary period of change. Voters will have just chosen a new Congress—and possibly flipped political control of one or both …

Roy Moore

Lawrence Summers Says a Trade War Will Make America Poorer

Lawrence Summers, former Secretary of the Treasury, says a trade war will only make America poorer. Summers is on the advisory board of The Bloomberg …

Economics

Executive Order Reimposing Certain Sanctions with Respect to Iran

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency …

United States

U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin says he sees at least 3 percent growth for next 4-5 years

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday that he believes the quickening pace of growth in the nation's economy in the second quarter will persist for the next few years.<p>"I don't think this is a one- or two-year phenomenon. I think we definitely are in a period …

Economy

U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin says he sees at least 3 pct growth for next 4-5 years

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday that he believes the quickening pace of growth in the nation's economy in the second quarter will persist for the next few years.<p>"I don't think this is a one- or two-year phenomenon. I think we definitely are in a period …

Economy

Consensus: Singapore 2018 - Speakers - CoinDesk

Register for Consensus: Singapore 2018 Now<p>ABOUT<p>AGENDA<p>SPEAKERS<p>2018 Speakers Apply to Speak<p>REGISTER<p>2018 Sponsors Media Inquiries<p>SPONSORS<p>2018 Sponsors …

Cryptography

Mnuchin cites 'productive' talks with Rusal to lift sanctions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday said the United States was in productive talks with Russia's United Company Rusal <0486.HK> to remove the world's second biggest aluminum producer from a U.S. sanctions list.<p>The United States in April imposed sanctions …

Business

U.S. Treasury chief: 'Disappointed' Qualcomm deal not ok'd - CNBC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday said he was very disappointed over Qualcomm Inc's failed bid to buy NXP Semiconductors NV after China did not approve the deal, calling it "unfortunate."<p>"I'm very disappointed that they didn't get regulatory approval," …

Buenos Aires

US Treasury chief: 'Disappointed' Qualcomm deal not ok'd - CNBC

WASHINGTON: U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday said he was very disappointed over Qualcomm Inc's failed bid to buy NXP Semiconductors …

Administrative Law

Hearing to Consider the Nominations of Justin George Muzinich, of New York, to be Deputy Secretary of the Treasury and Michael J. Desmond, of California, to be Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service and an Assistant General Counsel in the Department of the Treasury | The United States Senate Committee on Finance

Mr. Justin George Muzinich<p>of New York, to be Deputy Secretary of the Treasury<p>United States Department of the Treasury<p>Washington , DC<p>Mr. Michael J. …

United States

Turkey tells US delegation it ‘will not implement Iran sanctions’

ANKARA<p>Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has reiterated Turkey will not implement the United States’ unilateral sanctions on Iran, noting that Ankara …

South Asia

Mnuchin Tries to Ease Fears of a Currency War – Bloomberg

Mnuchin Tries to Ease Fears of a Currency War<p>Mnuchin Tries to Ease Fears of a Currency War<p>Mnuchin Tries to Ease Fears of a Currency …

Donald Trump

U.S. proposals to drop trade barriers taken seriously by allies: Mnuchin

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday that G7 industrial powers were taking seriously his call for them to drop tariffs, non-tariff trade barriers and subsidies and added the Trump administration would press these issues in upcoming talks with the European …

Economy

Mnuchin Sees No Chance for Currency War Despite Trump Tweets

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says there’s no chance of a currency war erupting.<p>When asked whether investors should be concerned about the …

Donald Trump

Mnuchin Sees No Chance for Currency War Despite Trump – Bloomberg

Mnuchin Sees No Chance for Currency War Despite Trump<p>Mnuchin Sees No Chance for Currency War Despite Trump<p>Mnuchin Sees No Chance for Currency War …

Buenos Aires

France's Le Maire says no U.S. trade talks with metals tariffs in place

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Saturday the European Union could not consider negotiating a free trade agreement with the United States without Washington first withdrawing its tariffs on steel and aluminum.<p>Speaking to reporters at the G20 finance ministers …

Economy

Trump not trying to intervene in currency markets: Mnuchin

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is not trying to influence currency markets, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday, reiterating that a strong U.S. dollar reflects a strong U.S. economy and is in the United States’ long-term interest.<p>U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven …

Donald Trump

Exclusive: U.S. open to lifting sanctions off aluminium giant Rusal - Mnuchin

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury is open to removing Russian aluminium producer Rusal from a U.S. sanctions list, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday, adding the objective was "not to put Rusal out of business."<p>Mnuchin's comment was the latest indication the Trump administration …

Sanctions

Treasury's Steven Mnuchin says he's watching Chinese yuan weakness for manipulation

Treasury’s Steven Mnuchin says he’s watching Chinese yuan weakness for manipulation<p>20 Jul 2018 at 17:09 ET<p>U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin …

Chinese Yuan

Here Are Just Some Pictures Of Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin And Mitch McConnell Holding Gold

Remember when Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin watched the solar eclipse on a controversial trip to Kentucky last year? Well, he also held gold in …

Mitch McConnell

Japan Imports YoY

There have been two major developments over the weekend. First, the US and China appear to have struck an agreement in principle that will reduce the …

Donald Trump

Consensus: Singapore 2018 - Register - CoinDesk

Register for Consensus: Singapore 2018 Now<p>ABOUT<p>AGENDA<p>SPEAKERS<p>2018 Speakers Apply to Speak<p>REGISTER<p>2018 Sponsors Media Inquiries<p>SPONSORS<p>2018 Sponsors …

Cryptography

Nonfiction Book Review: Eliza Hamilton: The Extraordinary Life and Times of the Wife of Alexander Hamilton by Tilar J. Mazzeo. Gallery, $27 (352p) ISBN 978-1-5011-6630-3

Eliza Hamilton: The Extraordinary Life and Times of the Wife of Alexander Hamilton<p>Tilar J. Mazzeo. Gallery, $27 (352p) ISBN 978-1-5011-6630-3<p>More By …

Books

Robert Rubin & Trish Regan on Lending Trends in 2018

<i>Former Secretary of the Treasury</i><p>Mr. Rubin served as a cabinet member from 1995 to 1999, helping balance the federal budget and opening trade policy. …

Federal Budget

Congress presses Steve Mnuchin over tariffs' impact

Tariffs

U.S. would re-open trade talks if China makes major changes: Mnuchin

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and China could reopen talks on trade but only if Beijing is willing to make significant changes, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday.<p>"I would say to the extent that the Chinese want to make serious efforts to make structural changes, I …

Politics