Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is “very positive globally” on the agriculture sector, in part as dry weather in the U.S. supports grains, said Steve Jesse, an executive director of fixed income, commodities and currencies at the bank.
Following is a summary of U.S. economic conditions as reported by the 12 Federal Reserve district banks in the central bank’s latest regional survey, also known as the Beige Book.
Following are the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee meeting that concluded on April 25.
The following is the text of the Federal Reserve Board’s Ninth District-- Minneapolis.
Following are the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee meeting that concluded on December 13.
The floods that struck Pakistan starting in July have “led to a sharp deterioration in the economic outlook,” the International Monetary Fund said today in a statement released in Washington.
Nigeria, Africa’s top oil producer, plans to double agriculture’s share of banks’ credit to 10 percent in two years as it seeks to cut food imports, Agriculture Minister Akinwunmi Adesina said.