The Federal Reserve is the central bank of the United States. The Federal Reserve Bank is in change of ensuring the stability of the currency and monetary system of the United States.
Congress created the Federal Reserve System in 1913 as a means to supervise U.S. banking. Learn more about the Federal Reserve and how it controls our financial system.
View this website to learn about the Federal Funds rate, which is the rate at which banks lend money to each other from their deposits to the Federal Reserve Bank.
The Federal Reserve has lifted US interest rates for the third time this year — a decision which boosted Wall Street and the Australian dollar.
David Chau. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:06:34 +1100.
I’ve been getting a lot of emails from readers worried about how closed-end funds (CEFs)—especially bond-oriented closed-end funds—will perform next year, when the Federal Reserve raises interest rates.
By Michael Foster, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:37:00 -0500.