US economy strong, risk-taking under control: Fed"s Williams

A struggle by employers to fill jobs shows the U.S. economy is strong, and the rise in housing and stock prices is not a sign of a risky build-up in leverage in the financial system, the head of the New York Federal Reserve Bank said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2018

New York Fed President: Research Points To "Very Strong Economy," Fed Open To Re-Evaluating Policy

Major U.S. stock indices rallied higher Friday morning, in part due to supportive comments from New York Federal Reserve President John Williams. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 21st, 2018

Williams says Fed is "listening" to a plunging stock market as part of data-dependent rate policy

The Federal Reserve is "listening" to a plunging stock market but still views the economy as strong enough to stick to an increasingly data-dependent, yet hig.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 21st, 2018

The Fed: Fed’s Williams: ‘Strong’ outlook for 2019 calls for continued interest-rate hikes

New York Fed President John Williams on Tuesday said he expects the economy to stay strong in 2019 calling for continued interest-rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 4th, 2018

Fed"s Williams: The word "strong" accurately describes where the U.S. economy is right now

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Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 4th, 2018

Black workers at greater risk if economy turns

There's little dispute the job market is strong in Memphis. The more important question in this majority black city is whether the good times will last long enough to turn an economic foothold into economic security. Vanessa Johnston reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 27th, 2018

GM CEO Mary Barra says taking action while company, economy are strong

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 26th, 2018

Fed"s Williams Says Jobs Data Reflects Strong Economy

Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams embraced September hiring data as good news and reiterated his view that the U.S. is enjoying a ‘Goldilocks’ economy......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 5th, 2018

"Let"s just remember when this recovery started": Obama hits back at Trump taking credit for strong economy

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Former President Barack Obama chided Republicans f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2018

Powell Speaks: Rate Hikes Appropriate, No Risk Of Overheating; Strong Economy To Continue

The day's most anticipated moment arrived when moments ago Fed chair Jerome Powell released his speech titled "Changing Market Structure and Implication.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 24th, 2018

Housing demand posts biggest drop in more than 2 years

Housing demand has been very strong, thanks to an improving economy, but red-hot home prices, combined with higher mortgage rates, are finally taking their toll on affordability and demand. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 1st, 2018

Erdogan renews promise for strong Turkish economy by 2023

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has opened his Cabinet's first meeting since taking office in a new term with sweeping powers, renewing a promise to make Turkey one of the world's top economies......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 13th, 2018

Financial Deregulation Throws Fuel on Already-Hot Economy

Moves to ease post-crisis rules are spurring lending and risk-taking at a time when the industry is lowering its own standards amid a near-record economic expansion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 25th, 2018

News digest: CJI"s impeachment, shell companies, cash crunch, and more

With cash transactions routed through banks taking a hit due to a cash crunch, the rural economy is at the risk of a slowdown ahead of the monsoon.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2018

Ahead of monsoon, rural economy at risk of slowdown over cash crunch

With cash transactions routed through banks taking a hit due to a cash crunch, the rural economy is at the risk of a slowdown ahead of the monsoon. More so in Utar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra and Gujarat. Post-.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 19th, 2018

Strong economy pushing Fed to consider faster pace of rate hikes even as trade-war risk grows

Federal Reserve officials leaned toward a slightly .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 11th, 2018

BlackRock: Strong Growth, But Sensitive To The Economy

BlackRock: Strong Growth, But Sensitive To The Economy.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 15th, 2019

Blockchain Startups Are Modernizing Iran’s Financial Infrastructure

Sources in Iran say the country's financial sector is taking clear steps toward a state-backed token economy......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 15th, 2019

Risk of U.S. corporate recession rises as earnings outlook dims

The outlook for Wall Street earnings has deteriorated significantly in recent months, data shows, raising the risk that companies in the United States may slip into recession before its economy does - with Europe close behind......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 15th, 2019

Iran’s Government Is Using Crypto Startups as Part of Its Blockchain Embrace

Sources in Iran say the country's financial sector is taking clear steps toward a state-backed token economy......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 14th, 2019

Outside the Box: 3 reasons why the housing market isn’t as strong as it seems

Continuing declines in mortgage applications and buyers will hurt the U.S. economy, writes Sanjiv Das......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019