• Trump needs to make another key appointment as Janet Yellen's right hand man steps down

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Today is Stanley Fischer's last day as the Federal Reserve's No. 2 official, leaving yet another open spot on the central bank's powerful board of governors for President Donald Trump to fill.
    Trump has yet to name a replacement for Janet Yellen, whose term ends in February, although he is reported to be close to making a decision , and seems to be wavering between ex-Morgan Stanley banker and Fed governor Kevin Warsh and ex-Carlyle Group executive and current board member Jerome Powell.
    Given the overwhelming volume of pending items on the president's current political and legislative...
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  • Fed vice chair Fischer calls for Trump to reappoint Yellen

    Fed vice chair Fischer calls for Trump to reappoint Yellen

    10 days ago - By CNBC

    Stanley Fischer, vice chairman of the Federal Reserve who is stepping down, gave some parting thoughts to CNBC.
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