Dollar weakens after Trump's Federal Reserve comments
The dollar dipped Tuesday in Asia after Donald Trump hit out at the Federal Reserve's interest rate rises and accused it of not backing his economic plan, while most equity markets edged up ahead of highly anticipated China-US trade talks.
Dollar extends losses on Fed move, Trump revives trade war fears
The dollar extended losses in Asia on Thursday after the Federal Reserve stuck to its target for interest rate hikes this year, but fresh fears of a trade war hit equity markets as Donald Trump prepared new sanctions on China.
Federal Reserve set to raise rates as Powell era begins
The Federal Reserve was set to begin its two-day policy meeting Tuesday which is expected to produce the first of at least three increases in the key interest rate this year.
Powell sworn in as 16th US Federal Reserve chair
Former investment banker Jerome "Jay" Powell was sworn in Monday as the 16th leader of the US Federal Reserve, taking a key role in overseeing the world's largest economy.