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Stay up-to-date with the best Federal Reserve news on the internet with the Wiser daily email. It is a tailored made digest specifically designed for investors, business executives, policy influencers, and those with an interest in the US economy. It is that economy that the Federal Reserve is charged with protecting. It was formed in 1913 as a way to organize the government's monetary policy. Over the years, its remit has changed to reflect changing political and economic realities. Today its responsibilities include conducting America's monetary policy, regulating banks and other financial institutions, keeping the financial system stable and providing financial services to the government, foreign governments and large institutions. It is run by a board of governors - the current chair is Janet Yellen. She is the 15th chair of the Federal Reserve, which is also known as the Fed. She is running it during a time of change as the country emerges from the financial crises that began in 2008. Because of the importance of the organization it is not surprising that there is extensive Federal Reserve news coverage, analysis and opinion. The Wiser daily email pulls all of this together so you can stay informed.

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Europe Markets: Dollar steadies as investors await Fed’s policy signals
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US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher on earnings; Fed in focus
Reuters • Tanya Agrawal
The Speech That Transformed European Markets---Five Years Later
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'Our Restructuring Is Over' Says Michael Corbat Of Citigroup
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Europe Markets: Dollar steadies as investors await Fed’s policy signals
MarketWatchCarla Mozee
Getty Images The U.S. dollar was trading flat on Wednesday, with investors largely expecting the Federal Reserve to say it remains on course to raise interest rates again this year and offered additional clarity on its intention to shrink its massive asset...
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Federal Reserve, Finance
Bond Report: Treasury yields fall as investors await Fed policy statement
MarketWatchSunny Oh
Treasury yields slipped ahead of the conclusion of the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting, with investors looking for a better sense of when the central bank would like to start unwinding its balance sheet. The 10-year Treasury yield TMUBMUSD10Y, -0.38% fell 2 basis...
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Currencies, Federal Reserve
NewsWatch: ‘Stealth’ Trump factors are lifting stocks, these strategists say
MarketWatchMarketwatch
Markets realize that “the likelihood of President Trump ‘raising’ taxes is nil,” say Voya Investment Management’s strategists. See full story. U.S. stock futures steady as market waits for Fed decision, earnings rush U.S. stock futures indicate a muted open Wednesday, as traders...
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Elections & Polls, Federal Reserve
The Finance 202: Cohn fans take note: There but for the whim of Trump goes Gary.
Washington PostTory Newmyer
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 25, 2017 — Maggie Haberman (@maggieNYT) July 25, 2017 — Dana Bash (@DanaBashCNN) July 15, 2016 You are reading The Finance 202, our must-read tipsheet on where Wall Street meets Washington. Not a regular subscriber? SIGN...
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Economic Policy, Federal Reserve
US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher on earnings; Fed in focus
ReutersTanya Agrawal
() - U.S. stock indexes were poised to open at record levels on Wednesday following a set of strong quarterly earnings, led by Boeing and AT&T, while investors awaited the outcome of a two-day Federal Reserve meeting. Although the central bank is...
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The Speech That Transformed European Markets---Five Years Later
The Wall Street JournalChristopher Whittall
Five years ago, European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi took the stage in London to give the speech that ushered in the beginning of the end of the continent’s sovereign-debt crisis. Several features of the financial panic that had characterized the previous...
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Bank of America, Citigroup Inc
'Our Restructuring Is Over' Says Michael Corbat Of Citigroup
Seeking AlphaJohn M. Mason
Summary Michael Corbat and some executives held the first investor day for Citigroup shareholders since 2008. Mr. Corbat claims that the inflection point pertaining to the bank turnaround has been achieved and he set out some fairly aggressive goals he hopes the...
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Federal Reserve
Here are the 10 most important stories for investors Wednesday morning
CNBCJake Novak
A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day. STOCKS/ECONOMY -Stock futures are a bit higher after Wednesday's 100-point rally for the Dow Industrials Average. It's another busy day of earnings and we have the...
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Federal Reserve, Financial Regulatory Bodies
Dinging CFPB, not easy as 1-2-3
PoliticoAubree Eliza Weaver
DINGING CFPB, NOT EASY AS 1-2-3 — The House voted along party lines Tuesday to strike down a landmark rule from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, but the real fight begins in the Senate. The debate over the rule, which bars the...
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Federal Reserve, Finance
Cut your spending and feel good about it
CNBC
Budgeting is easier when expenditures match values.
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