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

Fed’s Harker said building a more equitable economy is important

Fed’s Harker said building a more equitable economy is important
FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue is pictured in Washington, U.S., March 27, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo(Reuters) - Racial and gender disparities lead to trillions of dollars in lost economic activity and a full recovery from the crisis caused by the pandemic will require structural changes that make it easier for… Read More