Federal Reserve Blog

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 4:00 pm
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

Fed Chair Janet Yellen says she doesn’t see a need for U.S. monetary policy to shy away from the status quo.

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Wednesday, June 25, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

With the Federal Reserve expected to begin raising short-term interest rates next year, outside observers say the central bank should soon begin holding news conferences after every regularly scheduled policy meeting. If the more frequent briefings don’t start this year, then  they most certainly should early in 2015, the observers say. It was only three

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Wednesday, June 18, 2014 4:53 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Even though the Federal Reserve chopped its 2014 growth outlook, Chair Janet Yellen is sticking to the central bank’s playbook.

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Wednesday, June 18, 2014 2:00 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The Fed giveth and the Fed taketh away. Say bye-bye to another $10 billion per month in stimulus.

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Wednesday, June 4, 2014 4:14 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

A new Fed survey indicates the economy is picking up steam but still has issues.

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 5:27 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Federal Reserve officials aren’t ready to raise interest rates anytime soon. They’re still trying to figure out how to do it. Just-released minutes from the April 29-30 Federal Open Market Committee meeting detail how officials are still trying to grapple with how to reverse extraordinary and unprecedented measures taken during and after the financial crisis.

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Thursday, May 15, 2014 5:20 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Is being reactive rather than proactive the better path for the Fed?

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Thursday, May 8, 2014 5:12 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Fed Chair Janet Yellen says she is in favor of adding a community banker to the Fed board.

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Wednesday, May 7, 2014 4:35 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Fed Chair Janet Yellen sounds a cautionary note about the weak recovery of the housing market.

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014 2:17 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

This word cloud shows which words today’s Federal Reserve statement uses most often.

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