Daily Money & Banking News Update: 4/19/2017

  1. International Effects of Recent Policy Tightening: Speech by Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer (Federal Reserve Board)
  2. China Eases Yuan Outflow Controls in Sign of Recovered Confidence (CNBC)
  3. Boston Fed President Discusses Central Bank Asset Purchases, Balance Sheets (Boston Fed)
  4. Fed’s Rosengren Wants to Shrink Balance Sheet So Slowly That Rate Hikes Can Continue at Same Time (MarketWatch)
  5. Trump “Absolutely Not” Trying to Talk Down Dollar – Treasury’s Mnuchin (Reuters)
  6. Fed’s Fischer: US Monetary Policy Normalization Likely to Be Gradual (CNBC)
  7. European Banks Need More Than Simple Business Restructuring, IMF Warns (CNBC)
  8. Federal Reserve Should Act Predictably to Avoid Big Market Moves, Says IMF Director (CNBC)
  9. Fed Beige Book: Modest Wage Growth Is Broadening (Wall Street Journal)