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Lael Brainard (born 1962) is a member of the U.S. Federal Reser...

wikipedia - 12 Sep 2016
Lael Brainard (born 1962) is a member of the U.S. Federal Reserve's Board of Governors, and served as the United States Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs in the administration of President Barack Obama. She was a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution from 2001 to 2009, and served as the vice president and director of the Global Economy and Development program from June 2006 to March 16, 2009. Brainard was confirmed by the United States Senate to her post on April 20, 2010
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We're seeing synchronized global growth: Fed Gov. Lael Brainard

CNBC - 20 Apr 2018
Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard discusses factors affecting the economy including rates, inflation and trade. Watch CNBC Live TV. You May Like. ‹ › Latest Video. ‹ 05:11. 05:11 | 19 Mins Ago. 'Staten Island Hustle' stars dish on their new show ...
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Fed's Brainard sees some signs of financial imbalances

MarketWatch - 19 Apr 2018
Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard said Thursday that there are "some signs of financial imbalances in the economy." In a speech to the Global Finance Forum, Brainard said two areas of elevated risk are asset valuations and business leverage ...
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Brainard says valuations elevated, bitcoin volatility 'extreme'

Bond Buyer - 04 Apr 2018
Asset valuations are stretched across a broad set of financial markets and some cryptocurrencies have witnessed “extreme volatility,” Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard said, though overall risks to the financial system are still low. “Estimates of ...
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Fed Governor Calls Out Crypto Market 'Volatility'

Coindesk - 04 Apr 2018
A member of the Federal Reserve's board of governors called bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies out for their "extreme volatility" on Tuesday, but made it clear that the new asset class does not pose a threat to the stability of the U.S. economy. Lael ...
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Brainard nixes notion of need for faster rate hikes

Bond Buyer - 20 Apr 2018
Brainard nixes notion of need for faster rate hikes. By. Gary Siegel. Published. April 20 2018, 1:45pm EDT. More in. Monetary policy · Lael Brainard · Federal Reserve · FOMC. print reprint. The economic outlook has not changed, Federal Reserve Board ...
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Fed, OCC proposing cutting capital requirement for biggest banks

MarketWatch - 11 Apr 2018
Fed Governor Lael Brainard voted against the proposed plan. Banks have complained the rule discouraged them from participating in the derivatives market. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell had signaled the Fed would vote to roll it back. Under the old rule ...
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The corporate bond market could be in for a rude awakening

Business Insider - 21 Apr 2018
"If we have learned anything from the past, it is that we must be especially vigilant about the health of our financial system in good times, when potential vulnerabilities may be building," explained Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard in a ...
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Financial Deregulation Throws Fuel on Already-Hot Economy

Wall Street Journal - 25 Apr 2018
Deep into an economic boom with asset prices near records is when you'd expect the U.S. financial system's guardians to tamp down risk-taking. Instead, federal regulators and legislators are doing the opposite—watering down, narrowing or declining to ...
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CRA needs to come off 'autopilot,' Fed's Quarles says

American Banker - 17 Apr 2018
Quarles' comments came as his fellow member of the Fed's Board of Governors, Lael Brainard, spoke in Baltimore about the need to modernize the CRA, noting that implementing regulations for the law have “traditionally” been jointly issued by the Fed ...

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