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Yellen Indicates Interest Rate Increase if the Economy Continues to Perform

Yellen Indicates Interest Rate Increase if the Economy Continues to Perform

This month, the selloff in Treasuries had a connection to the bond commotion in Europe. Janet Yellen the Federal Reserve Chair repeated to the investors that any additional losses in bonds may result into stronger U. S. economy and credit tightening by the central-bank.

For the fourth time in the past five weeks, there was a rise noted in the ten-year yields all resulting from the anticipation of the interest rates rising in the near future. On Friday, in a speech Yellen said that a rate increase will be suitable in the present year "if the economy continues to improve."

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Long-standing Identity of US was at Stake, says Federal Reserve Chair

Long-standing Identity of US was at Stake, says Federal Reserve Chair

On Friday, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Janet Yellen made an announcement about broadening economic inequality in the United States. According to her, identity of the country as a land of opportunity was in the state from where it might be lost.

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Recovery is not Satisfying for federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen

Recovery is not Satisfying for federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the recovery in the US has not been satisfying for her and the labor market will take more time to recover fully. Yellen said on Friday in a speech at the Kansas City Fed's annual conference in Jackson, Wyo, that there is no doubt that more Americans are getting jobs, but it is more important to figure out the potential of the economy to attain its maximum employment goal.

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