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Trump plans to sign an executive order ‘pertaining to social media’ on Thursday, shortly after he accused Twitter of squashing free speech...

President Donald Trump said he'd "strongly regulate" social platforms after Twitter added fact-check links to his misleading tweets about voter fraud.
San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams speaks to Reuters in San Francisco, California.

The Fed is considering a policy tool not used since World War II to keep borrowing costs at historic lows

Yield-curve control allows central banks to target certain long-term interest rates through the limitless buying and selling of bonds.
A man wearing a mask walks past the U.S. Federal Reserve building in Washington D.C., the United States, on April 29, 2020.

The Fed’s April meeting minutes detailed a potential 2nd-wave virus scenario that could drag on the economy into 2021

Central bank staff found a "more pessimistic projection was no less plausible" than their near-term-recovery base case, meeting minutes showed.
A Luckin coffee store at the ground floor of a shopping mall.

The Nasdaq exchange aims to delist Luckin Coffee after employees falsified $310 million in sales

Nasdaq cited "public interest concerns" surrounding the cooked books for its move, as well as past failure to disclose key information.

Fed’s Powell says $600 billion Main Street Lending Program and remaining initiatives will begin by June

Speaking at the same Senate hearing, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the department is prepared to take losses on its emergency loans.
Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook have repeatedly come under fire for violating users' privacy.

Mark Zuckerberg said he is ‘worried’ about China setting the agenda for tech regulation

Mark Zuckerberg said he thinks Western democracies have "the next five or ten years" to set tip the balance in their favor.
A man walks past the U.S. Federal Reserve in Washington October 12, 2016.

The Fed buys $305 million of corporate-debt ETFs to kick off its groundbreaking relief program

The central bank's ETF purchases helped push its balance sheet total to a record $6.93 trillion in the week ended March 13.

The Fed scolded Deutsche Bank for money-laundering protections, new report says

The bank is in the middle of a major overhaul and working to regain trust among investors and regulators after numerous laundering-related probes.

Trump says the US is ‘looking at’ Chinese companies that trade on US exchanges but don’t follow accounting rules

The president added that such a move could backfire, with Chinese companies moving to London or Hong Kong to avoid stricter US guidelines.
Chairman of the Federal Reserve nominee Jerome Powell testifies during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee November 28, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

The Fed won’t use negative interest rates to counteract the coronavirus recession, chairman Jerome Powell says

The refusal to push rates lower comes one day after President Trump renewed his call for such policy in the US, deeming it a "gift" in other nations.