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Trump"s complaint that the Federal Reserve was "going loco" on interest rates is just plain crazy, analysts said

The stock market plunged Thursday for a second-stra.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 11th, 2018

Trump"s complaint that the Federal Reserve was "going loco" on interest rates is just plain crazy, analysts say

The stock market tumbled Thursday for a second-stra.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 12th, 2018

Fed may bow to Trump"s call for rate cuts if inflation softens

With his call for lower interest rates, President Donald Trump has weighed into a debate inside the Federal Reserve about what central bankers should do about sub-par inflation. It’s not totally crazy to think he’ll eventually carry the day......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 7th, 2019

Trump says the Federal Reserve has 'gone crazy' by continuing to raise interest rates - CNBC

CNBCTrump says the Federal Rese.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 10th, 2018

At IMF-World Bank meetings, Powell praised as Trump calls Fed "crazy"

The Bank of England governor and the head of the International Monetary Fund praised the abilities of Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Thursday, after U.S. President Donald Trump said the Fed had "gone crazy" by raising interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

IMF chief defends Powell after Trump slams "crazy" Fed

The head of the International Monetary Fund on Thursday defended Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell one day after U.S. President Donald Trump criticized the American central bank, which has been raising U.S. interest rates, as "crazy.".....»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

Markets analysis: 3 reasons the Fed is raising interest rates

President Trump has put the Federal Reserve at the middle of the latest drop in the markets, saying the "Fed has gone crazy." WSJ global economics editor Jon Hilsenrath explores three reasons why the Fed is raising interest rates. Photo: Getty Images......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2018

Trump pressures Fed"s Powell: "Let"s see what he does"

President Donald Trump on Tuesday kept up pressure on the head of the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates, following a report that White House lawyers earlier this year explored whether they could legally strip Jerome Powell of the Fed chairmanship......»»

Category: topSource: reuters2 hr. 25 min. ago

The great Fed debate: to cut rates or not

Facing persistent pressure from President Trump and financial markets to lower interest rates, the Federal Reserve holds a two-day meeting this week which could lay the groundwork for a rate cut later this year......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters12 hr. 10 min. ago

Fed may cut rates near zero if U.S.-China trade worsens: Morgan Stanley

The Federal Reserve may lower U.S. interest rates to near zero by the spring of 2020 if U.S.-China trade relations deteriorate further and tip the U.S. economy into a recession, according to Morgan Stanley analysts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2019

Fed likely to resist pressure to cut U.S. rates this week

The U.S. Federal Reserve, facing fresh demands by President Donald Trump to cut interest rates, is expected to leave borrowing costs unchanged at a policy meeting this week but possibly lay the groundwork for a rate cut later this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2019

Trump says he plans to keep criticizing Federal Reserve over interest rates

President Trump says he has no intention of .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 14th, 2019

Trump says he plans to keep criticizing Fed over rates

President Donald Trump says he has no intention of ending his public attacks on the Federal Reserve's interest rate policies even though he knows he has made Chairman Jerome Powell's job more difficult......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 14th, 2019

Trump isn"t alone. These millennials on the left want low interest rates, too.

As President Trump rails against the Federal Reserve and urges it to lower interest rates, a similar push is coming from a group founded this year by three left-leaning millennials — albeit for .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2019

Trump and Fed Chair Powell spoke on phone in April amid interest rate tension

President Trump and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell spoke briefly on the phone in April amid rising tension over interest rates, according to recently released documents......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 7th, 2019

Trump: "Stocks Would Be 10,000 Points Higher If Fed Kept Rates Lower"

Late last year, when President Trump first raised the possibility that the Federal Reserve could cut interest rates, everybody dismissed this as more unhinged ramblings from a president who, they said, didn't understand monetary policy or the b.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 7th, 2019

Fed is prepared to act to save U.S. economy from trade war, Powell says

The Federal Reserve might have to cut interest rates as Trump's trade war intensifies......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 4th, 2019

The real reason Trump is having so much trouble finding people for the Federal Reserve

Trump is looking for something that doesn’t exist: loyal Republicans who like low interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 29th, 2019

The real reason Trump is having so much trouble finding people for the Federal Reserve

The president is looking for something that doesn’t exist: loyal Republicans who like low interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 29th, 2019

The White House wants the Fed to cut rates. Wall Street says it"s a terrible idea.

Getty Images/Pool Top White House brass, including President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, have recently called for the Federal Reserve to cut interest .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 3rd, 2019

Resisting WH pressure, Fed holds rates steady

One day after President Trump urged the Federal Reserve to slash interest rates by a large amount, the Fed voted to keep rates steady. Conway G. Gittens reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 1st, 2019