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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the U.S. job market still needs help from the Fed and that the central bank must remain intent on adjusting its policy to respond to unforeseen challenges.
Foreign buyers of U.S. Treasury securities increased their holdings in February to another record high.
The Federal Reserve may be about to turn more aggressive in its regulation of the financial system.
U.S. businesses boosted their stockpiles in February as sales rebounded by the largest amount in nine months.
U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products.
The world's top financial officials say they believe the global economy is strengthening but that growth remains fragile and open to risks of new geopolitical strife, as in Ukraine.
The world’s top finance officials said Saturday that the global economy is recovering and they hope well-run economic programs will avoid the risks that threaten that rebound.
The world's top finance officials expressed confidence Saturday that the global economy finally has turned the corner to stronger growth. This time, they may be right.
Finance officials of the world's major economies expressed confidence Friday that they can meet an ambitious goal of boosting global growth by $2 trillion over the next five years.
The U.S. Treasury said that Lew warned Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov that the United States is prepared to impose “additional significant sanctions” if Russia escalates the Ukraine situation. Treasury said in a statement th...