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Trump continues reshaping the Fed and picks a new 2nd-in-command

President Donald Trump will select the economist Richard Clarida to be the Federal Reserve vice chairman taking over for Stanley Fischer, who's retiring.

Steve Bannon wanted ‘my girl’ Janet Yellen to stay on as Fed Chair

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon was a huge fan of former Fed Chair Janet Yellen, and wanted her to stay on for another term.

Yellen’s new job will ensure she stays active in the debate over Fed policy

Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke also went to Brookings after leaving the central bank.

Janet Yellen’s departure from the Fed is a huge loss for anyone who cares about unemployment

OPINION: Janet Yellen will leave a big gap in the institution she led for four years, the first woman to do so in the central bank's over 100-year history.

US Senate confirms Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve chair

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Economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman told Business Insider's Josh Barro that bitcoin is most definitely a bubble.

CRYPTO INSIDER: Bitcoin slips as CME futures go live

A second bitcoin futures market is set to launch Monday — the price of bitcoin is down slightly.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen holds a press conference in Washington

Something doesn’t add up in Janet Yellen promise of higher wages

The Federal Reserve's expectation for additional wage growth is based on hopes and prayers, not hard evidence.
Janet Yellen, President Barack Obama's nominee to lead the U.S. Federal Reserve, is sworn in to testify at her U.S. Senate Banking Committee confirmation hearing in Washington November 14, 2013.

The Fed’s forecasts for the economy confirm what everyone already knows about the GOP tax cut plan

ANALYSIS: The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday and released a new batch of economic forecasts that very much reaffirm conventional wisdom among economists about the Republican tax cut plan: it will not do much to boost economic growth.

YELLEN: Bitcoin is a ‘highly speculative asset’

Yellen also noted the cryptocurrency isn't a "stable store of legal tender."
Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference after the Fed releases its monetary policy decisions in Washington

The Fed is having 2nd thoughts about raising interest rates further

Financial markets are on tenterhooks waiting for Jerome Powell, the new Federal Reserve chairman who has much less experience than Janet Yellen, to speak.