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Janet Yellen is concerned about Trump’s public criticism of the Fed. She’s not the only one.

From tweetstorms to questions on whether Trump may fire chairman Jerome Powell, anger over rising interest rates has long been apparent in the Oval Office.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) as the Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell holds a news conference on December 19, 2018 in New York City

Wall Street weighs in on the Fed’s big change

The Federal Reserve held its benchmark interest rate steady at a target range of between 2.25% and 2.5% on Wednesday. Here's what analysts are saying.

Here comes the Fed…

The Federal Reserve is expected to hold interest rates steady Wednesday, and officials have signaled flexibility on monetary policy going forward.

The Fed can ‘afford to be patient’ on future hikes, meeting minutes show

In 2019, interest rates may not rise as quickly as previously thought.

Trump firing Fed Chairman Jerome Powell could send shockwaves through the markets

While past presidents have been critical of the Federal Reserve, there’s little precedent for Trump’s attacks on Powell. Here’s what you need to know.

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell just brushed off months of attacks from Trump

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was unfazed by President Donald Trump's constant attacks on his the Fed's rate hikes and his job performance.
The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney.

Bank of England warns Brexit uncertainty has ‘intensified’ as it leaves rates unchanged

The central bank's nine-member Monetary Policy Committee voted unanimously to leave rates on hold at 0.75%.
Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on his nomination to become chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve in Washington, U.S., November 28, 2017.

Fed raises interest rates amid fierce pushback from Trump, signals fewer hikes in 2019

This was the Federal Reserve's most anticipated interest-rate decision and press conference in recent memory.
Fed Chairman Jerome Powell

Here’s how the Fed raises interest rates and why it matters

The Federal Reserve, America's central bank, is expected to raise interest rates on December 19 for the fourth time in 2018.

Recession worries are mounting and banks are reportedly cutting back on risky loans

With fears about the next economic downturn looming, banks are backing away from risky lending.