Fed's Williams: Managing Soft Landing Is Fed's Biggest Task Right Now
New York Fed leader John Williams said Thursday the biggest challenge policy makers face right now is keeping the economy moving forward after years of expansion.
Fed Weighs Wait-And-See Approach on Future Rate Rises
Federal Reserve officials are considering whether to signal a new wait-and-see mentality after a likely interest-rate increase at their meeting in December, which could slow the pace of rate increases next year.
HSBC Monitor Flagged Suspicious Huawei Transactions to Prosecutors
A federally appointed overseer at HSBC flagged suspicious transactions in the accounts of Huawei to prosecutors seeking the extradition of the Chinese company's CFO.
Regulators Will Move to Rein In Proxy Advisers in 2019, SEC Chairman Says
Securities regulators will consider a series of changes to curb the impact of consultants who advise on shareholder votes at public companies, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton said, responding to business groups who have argued they wield outsize influence.
Fed's Bostic: Interest Rates 'Within Shouting Distance' of Neutral
Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic said the U.S. central bank should continue raising interest rates, though he advocated for caution given mounting uncertainty in the economy.
Cuomo Considering His Chief of Staff for Financial Regulator
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is considering the appointment of his chief of staff as the state's top financial-services regulator.
Deutsche Bank Defends Itself With Stock Near All-Time Low
Deutsche Bank tried to reassure investors about the German bank's stability following a fresh wave of negative news as its shares slumped.
Daniel Och Takes Step Back From The Hedge Fund Empire He Built
Och-Ziff Capital Management revealed sweeping strategic changes designed to distribute power among a wider range of shareholders and help ensure the largest U.S. publicly traded hedge fund remains on firm footing.
Fed Chief Powell Draws Congressional Support
President Trump's attacks on Fed Chairman Powell have failed so far to gain traction with an important constituency: Congress.
Kaplan Says Fed Has 'Luxury of Patience' on Further Rate Rises
Dallas Fed leader Robert Kaplan backed away from providing clear guidance about the interest rate outlook, a potential signal his appetite for tighter monetary policy may be waning.