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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday
June 14th, 2018  4:58 PM

U.S. stocks mostly rose Thursday, as markets get accustomed to the idea of investing with less of a safety net from central banks around the world

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Stocks rise as economy strengthens, central banks step back
June 14th, 2018  4:47 PM

US stocks ticked higher Thursday after Europe's central bank laid out how it will close the spigot on the emergency stimulus it's flooded the market with in recent years

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IMF: Tax cuts boosting US now but will hurt growth later
June 14th, 2018  4:38 PM

IMF projects tax cuts will boost US economy in 2018, 2019, but then hamper growth in following years

IMF: Tax cuts boosting US now but will hurt growth later
Fed sets limits on biggest banks' loans to each other
June 14th, 2018  4:16 PM

Federal Reserve sets limits on big banks' loans to each other

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Proposed US banking fix for marijuana may not open all doors
June 14th, 2018  4:11 PM

A proposal in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana could encourage more banks to do business with cannabis companies, but it appears to fall short of a comprehensive fix

Jerred Kiloh
Europe, Fed moves show global shift away from cheap money
June 14th, 2018  2:11 PM

Two of the globe's most powerful central banks are gradually withdrawing the easy money policies that helped repair the damage of the Great Recession.

Europe, Fed moves show global shift away from cheap money
As Fed raises rates, popular bond index funds get pinched
June 14th, 2018  1:46 PM

Index funds are surging in popularity due to their low costs and relatively good performance

As Fed raises rates, popular bond index funds get pinched
European, Fed moves show global shift away from cheap money
June 14th, 2018  12:24 PM

Two of the globe's most powerful central banks are gradually withdrawing the easy money policies that helped repair the damage of the Great Recession.

European, Fed moves show global shift away from cheap money
The Latest: European Central Bank says euro 'irreversible'
June 14th, 2018  9:31 AM

In a dig to populist politicians who question the euro, the head of the European Central Bank says the share currency is irreversible

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The Latest: ECB lifts inflation forecast as it ends stimulus
June 14th, 2018  8:51 AM

The European Central Bank has trimmed its forecast for economic growth this year but raised its predictions for inflation.

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European Central Bank says it will end its bond-buying stimulus program at year-end
June 14th, 2018  7:50 AM

European Central Bank says it will end its bond-buying stimulus program at year-end

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Weak pay growth puzzles Fed chief, just like everyone else
June 14th, 2018  1:56 AM

Fed chief as puzzled as anyone else by lack of strong pay raises despite low unemployment

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Asian stocks slump after Fed signals faster rate hikes
June 14th, 2018  12:27 AM

Asian stocks have slumped after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate and said it would pick up the pace of future increases

Asian stocks slump after Fed signals faster rate hikes
Fed raises key rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes
June 13th, 2018  5:14 PM

Fed hikes key rate for second time this year and signals possible acceleration in future hikes

Jerome Powell
Markets Right Now: Stocks slip after Fed raises rates
June 13th, 2018  4:17 PM

Stocks are closing lower on Wall Street Wednesday. Markets fell after the Fed's statement that it may accelerate its interest rate hikes this year

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The Latest: Businesses' trade concerns growing, Powell says
June 13th, 2018  3:11 PM

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the Fed is hearing growing concerns from business executives about the Trump administration's trade policies, including anecdotal cases where companies have postponed larger purchases or new hires.

Jerome Powell
The Latest: Fed signals 4 rate hikes this year, up from 3
June 13th, 2018  2:10 PM

Federal Reserve policymakers expect to raise their benchmark interest rate four times this year

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The Latest: Shares in homebuilders fall ahead of Fed meeting
June 13th, 2018  1:19 PM

Shares of homebuilders slide ahead of an interest rate decision by the Federal Reserve

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Not just credit cards: More apps offer ways to get cash back
June 13th, 2018  12:48 PM

More apps and sites are offering ways to get cash back on the stuff you buy

Not just credit cards: More apps offer ways to get cash back
Markets Right Now: Stocks mixed at midday on Wednesday
June 13th, 2018  12:08 PM

Stocks are trading slightly higher on Wall Street Wednesday. Investors focused on AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, and looked ahead to the Fed's rate decision in the afternoon

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