Fed chairman Archives - The Industry Spread

Welcoming Remarks

February 8, 2019

The Fed is dedicated to promoting diversity in our ranks and in the economics profession and reached many schools with numbers of minority students.

Federal Reserve Will be Patient About Raising Interest Rates

January 11, 2019

Asian markets finished higher after Chairman Jerome Powell reiterated that Federal Reserve would be patient about raising interest rates, Japan’s Nikkei 225 index gained 0.7%, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose 0.1%, the Shanghai Composite index also advanced 0.1%, Australian stocks eased by 0.3%, slipping for the first time in five sessions despite encouraging retail trade data.