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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is right. Unemployment and inflation are no longer linked in the way that they once were.

AOC is right: Inflation is solved. That’s why central banks are doing the unthinkable — cutting rates when we’ve got full employment...

The economy is screaming for an interest rate rise. But the US Fed and the ECB have signalled they're going to cut instead.
President Donald Trump stands behind Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell.

Who is Jerome Powell? The man Trump keeps trying to fire holds the fates of US economy and stock market in his grasp

He's the Chair of the Federal Reserve, and his interest-rate decisions are under extreme scrutiny from Donald Trump and stock investors alike.
Mark Cuban.

Mark Cuban thinks Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra is ‘a big mistake’

The billionaire tech entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner foresees Libra stirring up trouble in countries with unstable governments or currencies.
Jerome Powell testifies before the House Financial Services Committee in Washington

Fed chair Powell just called bitcoin a ‘speculative store of value’ like gold — adding weight to the safe haven theory

"Really almost no one uses bitcoin for payments, they use it as an alternative to gold," Powell said.

Stocks are climbing despite Trump’s latest China barbs as rate cut hopes buoy markets — the trade war is ‘back in focus’

Donald Trump criticized China, Singapore's economy unexpectedly contracted, and Chinese imports and exports fell.

Trump’s top economic advisor just applauded Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for her questions about low unemployment to Fed Chair Jerome Powell

In a congressional hearing Wednesday, Fed Chair Jerome Powell said the US economy can sustain unemployment "substantially lower than we thought."

Rate cuts are coming — and markets are ecstatic

Stocks climbed on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell strongly hinted the central bank will cut rates this month.

Stocks are rallying after the Fed signals it’s willing to cut interest rates

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell told Congress that trade and growth concerns "continue to weigh on the US economic outlook."

Stocks are dropping as traders fear a shift in the Fed’s rate cutting stance

Traders will be listening intently to Jerome Powell's speech at the Boston Fed today for signs the central bank is changing its tune on policy.

US stocks are set to slide after a stellar jobs report slashed hopes for an interest rate cut this month

"Investors have shifted into the mentality of 'weaker the better,'" when it comes to the health of the economy, says one analyst.