The following list comprises the most-read Bloomberg News reports from the past week.
Columbia University Professor and Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz said high-frequency trading gives an unfair advantage to a select group of investors and could be taxed as a way to discourage the practice.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said additional capital may be required for large U.S. banks whose source of funding could be at risk during a financial crisis.
Following are the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee meeting that concluded on March 19.
Scrutiny of high-frequency trading is stirring memories among investment veterans of earlier scandals when the government targeted price-fixing and fraud in U.S. equity markets.
South Korea’s won gained the most in more than a week as global investors bought local equities after U.S. consumer confidence rose to the highest in six years.
Following are the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee meeting that concluded on Jan. 29.
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.
The following is the summary text of the Federal Reserve Board’s Summary of Commentary. For the full report text: www.federalreserve.gov/monetarypolicy/beigebook/default.htm
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart said the outlook for the U.S. housing market remains positive despite a slump in construction starts.
Cumberland’s Eisenbeis Discusses Yellen’s Policy Vi
Lockhart Wants 2% Inflation Rate Before Fed Taperin
Lockhart Discusses FOMC Stimulus, ‘Mixed Message'
Lockhart Says No QE3 Unless Economy Weakens
Jones, Ford, Broaddus Discuss Fed Policy Decision