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.
US Fed to hike interest rates for first time in 2018
The Federal Reserve is widely expected to announce Wednesday the first of at least three interest rate hikes this year as the central bank works to head off inflation.
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.
US Senate confirms Jerome Powell as next Fed chairman
The US Senate on Tuesday confirmed former investment banker Jerome Powell as head of the Federal Reserve, putting President Donald Trump's pick in a role of enormous influence over the world's largest economy.