Fed’s Kashkari says many U.S. sectors struggling to adjust to reopening

Fed’s Kashkari says many U.S. sectors struggling to adjust to reopening
An agricultural combine, tractor and trailer, and semi truck are parked alongside corn fields during the fall harvest as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continues in Livonia, North Dakota, U.S., October 26, 2020. REUTERS/Bing GuanJuly 17 (Reuters) - Minneapolis Federal Reserve President Neel Kashkari said many U.S. economic sectors faced rapidly rising prices and were… Read More

Fed’s Rosengren says central bank needs to keep eye on financial stability risks

Fed’s Rosengren says central bank needs to keep eye on financial stability risks
The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's President and CEO Eric S. Rosengren speaks in New York, April 17, 2013. REUTERS/Keith Bedford/File PhotoJune 23 (Reuters) - Federal Reserve officials need to keep a close watch on financial stability risks, and rising home prices in particular should be monitored, Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said on Wednesday."Long… Read More

U.S. Fed’s reverse repo volume surges to record half a trillion dollars

U.S. Fed’s reverse repo volume surges to record half a trillion dollars
U.S. one hundred dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration taken in Seoul February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Lee Jae-WonThe Federal Reserve's reverse repurchase window on Wednesday took in $503 billion in cash, hitting a record peak for a third consecutive session, as financial institutions flush with liquidity flocked to the Fed facility to park their… Read More

Fed’s Kaplan wants taper talk ‘sooner rather than later’

Fed’s Kaplan wants taper talk ‘sooner rather than later’
FILE PHOTO: Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan speaks during an interview in his office at the bank's headquarters in Dallas, Texas, U.S. January 9, 2020. REUTERS/ Ann Saphir(Reuters) - Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan on Thursday said he wants the central bank to start talking about reducing policy accommodation “sooner rather… Read More

Fed’s Kaplan warns on ‘imbalances,’ wants to talk taper

Fed’s Kaplan warns on ‘imbalances,’ wants to talk taper
Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan speaks during an interview in his office at the bank's headquarters in Dallas, Texas, U.S. January 9, 2020. REUTERS/ Ann SaphirDallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan on Friday called for beginning the conversation about reducing central bank support for the economy, warning of imbalances in financial markets… Read More

NY Fed’s Logan says any changes to Treasury purchases would be minor and technical

NY Fed’s Logan says any changes to Treasury purchases would be minor and technical
NEW YORK, April 15 (Reuters) - Any adjustments the Federal Reserve makes to the allocation of its Treasury purchases would be technical in nature, meant to keep purchases neutral, and proportional to the broader market, a senior New York Fed official said on Thursday.“It’s important to keep in mind that these are minor technical adjustments,”… Read More

NY Fed’s Logan says any changes to Treasury purchases would be minor and technical

NY Fed’s Logan says any changes to Treasury purchases would be minor and technical
NEW YORK, April 15 (Reuters) - Any adjustments the Federal Reserve makes to the allocation of its Treasury purchases would be technical in nature, meant to keep purchases neutral, and proportional to the broader market, a senior New York Fed official said on Thursday.“It’s important to keep in mind that these are minor technical adjustments,”… Read More