Fed Set to Address Rising Inflation at Key Policy Meeting

Fed Set to Address Rising Inflation at Key Policy Meeting

This post was originally published on this siteIt is the first meeting since Chairman Jerome Powell said the Fed needed to shift its focus toward preventing higher inflation and away from fostering a rapid rebound in hiring from the pandemic.

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Fed could tackle inflation this week by clearing the way for earlier, faster interest-rate hikes

Fed could tackle inflation this week by clearing the way for earlier, faster interest-rate hikes

This post was originally published on this siteThe Fed has kept its key rate near zero since the COVID-19 pandemic triggered a deep recession in March 2020.     

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White House Considering Richard Cordray as Top Fed Banking Regulator

White House Considering Richard Cordray as Top Fed Banking Regulator

This post was originally published on this siteThe Ohio attorney served as the first confirmed director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

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