U.S. seen expanding 1.8 percent in fourth quarter: Atlanta Fed Nov 25, 2015 11:31AM

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. economy is on track to grow 1.8 percent in the fourth quarter after data showed a slower pace of consumer spending in October, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDPNow forecast model showed on Wednesday.

This was slower than the regional Fed's prior estimate of 2.3 percent on Nov. 18, the Atlanta Fed said on its website.

The model estimated fourth-quarter consumer spending growth was 2.2 percent, slower than an... (continue reading...)

UPDATE: Fed to Provide Venue for Dissidence Among its Bank Examiners Nov 24, 2015 03:07PM (Updated - November 24, 2015 3:07 PM EST)

The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday announced that it is implementing several recommendations to enhance the supervision of large and complex banking organizations. The recommendations were developed after an extensive review of Reserve Bank procedures for supporting consistent and sound supervisory decisions as well as methods used by Reserve Banks to resolve differing staff opinions related to the supervision of large and... (continue reading...)

Nine Fed banks called for discount rate hike: minutes Nov 24, 2015 02:07PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of regional Federal Reserve banks pushing for a hike in what commercial banks are charged for emergency loans rose to nine in October, a sign the U.S. central bank may be close to tightening monetary policy, minutes from its discount rate meeting showed on Tuesday.

Eight Fed banks had voted to raise the discount rate at the prior meeting in September, a jump from five in July and August.

Ahead of the central... (continue reading...)

Fed Proposes Rule for Additional Liquidity Disclosures from Large Banking Organizations Nov 24, 2015 12:18PM

The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday proposed a rule requiring large banking organizations to publicly disclose several measures of their liquidity profile. These measures will be the first required public disclosure of a quantitative liquidity risk metric for large banking organizations.

Under the Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR) rule adopted by the federal banking agencies last September, large banking organizations (with consolidated assets of $50 billion or more) and... (continue reading...)

Dudley says Fed should 'soon' be ready to raise rates Nov 20, 2015 12:14PM

By Jonathan Spicer

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should "soon" be ready to raise interest rates as U.S. central bankers grow confident that low inflation will rebound and that employment remains stable, William Dudley, the influential head of the New York Fed, said on Friday.

"We hope that relatively soon we will become reasonably confident that inflation will return to our 2 percent objective," he said at Hofstra... (continue reading...)

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