From Vasco Curdia of the SF Fed: Vasco Curdia, research advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, stated his views on the current economy and the outlook as of January 11, 2018. Real GDP grew at an annual...
Manufacturing activity in the New York Federal Reserve Bank’s district eased somewhat in January but remained strong overall. In the latest Empire State Manufacturing Survey, the composite index of general... The post New York Fed: Manufacturing Activity Eased Somewhat in January but Remained Strong Overall appeared first on Shopfloor.
Authored by Anthony Saunders via SnakeHoleLounge.com, Yesterday, The New York Federal Reserve announced that it actually increased their $4.2 trillion balance sheet by $1 million rather than shrinking it. This comes on the heels of The Federal Reserve announcing that it provided $80.2 billion in payments to the US Treasury in 2017. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Fed released the median CPI and the trimmed-mean CPI this morning:According to the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, the median Consumer Price Index rose 0.3% (3.5% annualized rate) in December. The 16% trimmed-mean Consumer Price Index rose 0.2% (2.8% annualized rate) during the month. Show More Summary
Yesterday, The New York Federal Reserve announced that it actually increased their $4.2 trillion balance sheet by $1 million rather than shrinking it. This comes on the heels of The Federal Reserve announcing that it provided $80.2 billion...Show More Summary
Gaining access to the actual Federal Reserve Bank in downtown Los Angeles was always going to be difficult, what with the fact that it is the home to billions upon billions of dollars.
With a total return of over 22%, the S&P 500 shrugged off international and domestic strife, disappearing trading volumes and three Federal Reserve interest-rate hikes to put in its best annual performance since 2013. And while the rising...Show More Summary
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic said today that he's "comfortable continuing with a slow removal of policy accommodation," because his main concern "is that inflation expectations risk becoming anchored below...Show More Summary
John Williams, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, thinks the central bank needs new tools to fight chronically low inflation. Williams, speaking at a Brookings Institution conference in Washington, made the caseShow More Summary
In a research paper, Understanding the Long-Run Decline in Interstate Migration, Greg Kaplan and Sam Schulhofer-Wohl of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis analyzed the secular decline in interstate migration in the United States between the early 90s and the...
From the Philly Fed: The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia has released the coincident indexes for the 50 states for November 2017. Over the past three months, the indexes increased in 43 states and decreased in seven, for a three-month diffusion index of 72. Show More Summary
From the Richmond Fed: Fifth District Manufacturing Firms Reported Moderate Growth in DecemberAccording to the latest survey by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Fifth District manufacturing firms saw moderate growth in December....Show More Summary
From the Kansas City Fed: Tenth District Manufacturing Growth Continued at a Solid PaceThe Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City released the December Manufacturing Survey today. According to Chad Wilkerson, vice president and economist...Show More Summary
The Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank said that manufacturing activity remained strong at year’s end despite a pullback in sentiment in December. The composite index of general business conditions has... The post Kansas City Fed: Manufacturing Activity in the Region Remained Strong at Year’s End appeared first on Shopfloor.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia said that manufacturing activity continued to expand strongly in December. The composite index of general business activity increased from 22.7 in November to 26.2... The post Philly Fed: Manufacturing Continued to Expand Strongly in December appeared first on Shopfloor.
Earlier this week, the Federal Reserve and the FDIC cleared the resolution plan for each of the eight largest U.S. banks – making this the first time since the annual process was introduced as a part of the Dodd-Frank Act in 2012 that none of the plans had major deficiencies.
Federal regulators have approved the "living will" plans for the nation's eight largest and most complex banks. The decision by the Federal Reserve and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. was … Click to Continue »
The U.S. banking industry has seen net interest margins gradually improve from the all-time lows it reached in early 2015 thanks to the series of rate hikes implemented by the Federal Reserve since December 2015.
Neel Kashkari, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, explains his third dissent against interest-rate hikes this year, citing weak labor-force participation and low inflation. Kashkari worries the Fed's interest-rate...Show More Summary
Steady economic growth, rising asset prices, and a restrained rate of inflation are retiring Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s legacy as she gets ready to leave the central bank early next year.