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The corner stone of The New York Federal Reserve Bank is seen in New York's financial district March 25, 2015.

In the wake of its recent crisis, the Fed boosts repo operations to calm lending worries before the new year

The expansions arrive as banks look to prove liquidity in end-of-year tests, likely reining in free cash and pulling the key lending rate higher.

Before his death, legendary Fed chief Paul Volcker issued one last warning to the US

"Today we see something very different and far more sinister. Nihilistic forces are dismantling policies to protect our air, water, and climate."

Fed leaves interest rates unchanged, signals it will pause through 2020

The central bank signaled it saw little need for further rate cuts, even against a backdrop of cooling global growth and ongoing trade disputes.

The Fed’s recent repo crisis was the fault of big banks and hedge funds, new study finds

The two entities' activities represent structural issues in the lending market and suggest the spike was not a one-off blunder, the report said.

Paul Volcker, the towering former Fed chairman and economist, has died at age 92

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker has died. Volcker helped to rein in the US's persistent inflation problem and reset the economy.

The Fed’s liquidity problem hasn’t yet gone away — and an abrupt shock may be looming in 2020

Even with hundreds of billions of dollars in new liquidity created out of thin air, it's too soon for the Fed to signal a clear coast for repo markets.

US unemployment is the lowest in 50 years. Here’s why Wall Street thinks that’s actually a bad thing.

Low unemployment adds pressure to the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates, turning bonds into a more appealing investment compared to stocks.
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Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin is working with the Federal Reserve to curtail another repo rate crisis, report says

Mnuchin told the House that he and Fed Chair Jerome Powell met multiple times to discuss liquidity concerns ahead of year-end reserve obligations.

Corporate America’s debt load is nearing $10 trillion, a record 47% of the overall economy — and experts around the world are sounding the...

Experts are specifically warning that a buildup of BBB-rated debt could be vulnerable to downgrades during an economic slowdown.

Here are Goldman Sachs’ top 10 market themes to watch in 2020

The Wall Street juggernaut sees growth stabilizing. And, as a result, the firm expects "decent risky asset returns."