Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said negative interest rates seem to be working in other countries, while reinforcing that they aren't on the table in the U.S.. While the Fed isn't “planning to do anything in that direction,” the central ...
FILE - This Tuesday, May 24, 2016, file photo shows a home for sale in Andover, Mass. On Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index for June is released.
Consumer confidence in the U.S. increased to an almost one-year high in August, the New York-based Conference Board said in a report on Tuesday.
FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, the statue of George Washington on the steps of Federal Hall faces the facade of the New York Stock Exchange.
The TTIP trade deal was dealt another blow on Tuesday as the French president cast doubt on when an agreement would be reached. Francois Hollande said it would not be finalised before Barack Obama left office later this year.