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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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Economic Policy, Federal Reserve
DealBook: Partisan Divide Over Economic Outlook Worries Ben Bernanke
The New York TimesAndrew Ross Sorkin
Ben Bernanke is worried. The former chairman of the Federal Reserve, who can offer his thoughts freely now that he is three years out of office, is not anxious about the objective, actual state of the economy. Rather, he is worried that...
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From Bloomberg: Trump Said to Plan 20% Tariff on Canadian Softwood Lumber U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday he would impose a 20 percent tariff on Canadian softwood lumber, according to a White House official and two people present when he made...
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Currencies, Economic Policy
Asia Stocks Set to Extend Global Rally; Yen Steady: Markets Wrap
BloombergJeff Sutherland
Euro holds on to gains after surge sparked by French elections Australia, New Zealand closed; Investors watch North Korea Asian equities markets were poised for further gains after a rally that swept across financial markets in the wake of French elections. The...
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Bank of America, Federal Reserve
Regulators approve Wells Fargo’s revised living will
American BankerLalita Clozel
WASHINGTON — Regulators have approved the latest iteration of Wells Fargo’s 2015 living wills, ending the restrictions they imposed on the embattled bank in December after it failed for a second time in a row to file a credible bankruptcy plan. In...
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Economic Policy, Federal Reserve
Treasury Bond Gurus Blindsided Again as Reflation Trade Falters
BloombergBrian Chappatta
Ten-year yield forecasts are off by the most since September Guggenheim’s Minerd sees rising odds of 10-year yields at 1.5% It’s never been easy being a bond-market prognosticator. But while history is strewn with botched calls and embarrassing revisions, 2017 is shaping...
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Federal Reserve, Finance
Wells Fargo has satisfactory 'living will' plan: Fed
Reuters
Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) has presented the Federal Reserve with a satisfactory plan on how to unwind its business in case of bankruptcy, the U.S. central bank said on Monday. The resolution plan, or "living will", is required of the nation's...
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Bank of America, Banking
Regulators lift sanctions and approve Wells Fargo's 'living will' after revisions
Los Angeles TimesJames Rufus Koren
Federal regulators signed off Monday on Wells Fargo & Co.’s plan for operating and winding down in a potential bankruptcy, easing restrictions that were placed on the bank last year when regulators called its plan insufficient. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and...
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Currencies, Economic Policy
India's Central Bank Chief Says Cash Ban's Effects Transitory
BloombergMatthew Boesler
Demonetization didn’t affect flow of credit, Patel says Defends benefits of having an open trading system across world India’s central bank chief said the cash ban imposed in 2016 probably had no more than a temporary effect on Asia’s third-largest economy, as...
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Currencies, Federal Reserve
Wells Fargo has satisfactory 'living will' plan, Fed says
CNBC
Wells Fargo has presented the Federal Reserve with a satisfactory plan on how to unwind its business in case of bankruptcy.
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