President Biden taps economists for Fed governors’ seats, Sarah Bloom Raskin as vice chair for supervision

The White House has officially tapped former Fed governor Sarah Bloom Raskin to serve as the vice chair for supervision for the Federal Reserve, as well as economists Lisa Cook…

Fed’s Outgoing Vice Chair Richard Clarida’s ‘Rebalancing’ Trades Ignite Fed Trading Ethics Scandal – Economics Bitcoin News

Members of the U.S. Federal Reserve are getting criticized this week after the central bank published its minutes report from the policy meeting on December 14-15. Following the update, the…

‘Dip,’ ‘Buy’ and ‘Fed’ top trending topics on social media, per survey

Over the past seven days, the top trending words on cryptocurrency social media are “dip,” “buy” and “Fed.” Plus, the word “sell” fell out of the top 10 trending topics…

Bitcoin could outperform stocks in 2022 amid Fed tightening — Bloomberg analyst

The Federal Reserve’s signaling for tighter monetary policy in 2022 could provide short-term headwinds for risk assets such as stocks and cryptocurrency, but there’s a good chance that Bitcoin (BTC)…

Bitcoin price drops to $43.7K after Fed minutes re-confirm plans to hike rates

Bitcoin (BTC) and the wider cryptocurrency market fell under as equities markets pulled back at the closing bell after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s December FOMC meeting showed that the…

President Biden is considering economists to fill Fed seats as leadership nominations move to Senate: Report

The White House is reportedly considering an Obama-era economic adviser and former Fed economist to fill the empty seats on the board of governors of the Federal Reserve System in…

Analysts expect Bitcoin trend change after Fed lays out its 2022 roadmap

The year-long calls for a $100,000 Bitcoin (BTC) price have fallen to the wayside since the asset struck a new all-time high at $69,000, but traders are not completely dismayed….

Fed chair Jerome Powell says he isn’t concerned about crypto disrupting financial stability in the US

United States Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell hinted that though the government agency should consider monitoring developments in the crypto space, he didn’t see cryptocurrencies as a financial stability concern…

Bitcoin rallies above $49K following Fed FOMC announcement of rate hikes in 2022

Bitcoin (BTC) climbed by over $2,000 on Dec. 15 as markets quickly reacted to news that the United States Federal Reserve would raise interest rates and curtail its bond buying…

Bitcoin struggles to hold $47K as Fed meeting adds to ‘extreme’ BTC market panic

Bitcoin (BTC) sought cues from the United States Federal Reserve on Dec. 14 as markets waited anxiously for news on policy.  BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView BTC higher…