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U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen speaks during a press conference after attending the G7 Treasury Ministers meeting at Winfield House in London, Britain, Dec.Justin Tallis | RütersUS Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said President Joe Biden's $ 4 trillion spending proposal would be positive for the country even if it led to a rise in interest rates.In an interview...
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Here’s what you need to know:Janet Yellen, the Treasury secretary, said climate-aligned investments continue to face obstacles from inconsistent disclosure requirements that make it difficult for investors to assess opportunities and risks.Credit...Nicholas Kamm/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesTreasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen said on Wednesday that the private sector will need to shoulder much of the cost of greening the...
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Wednesday tabled a tripartite agenda to address the issues she described as an ongoing threat to the nation's financial system.These threats include both disruptions that emerged at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic and more recent developments related to hedge funds.Yellen, chair of the Financial Stability Oversight Council, which she now chairs but was...
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen speaks to attendees from the local Black Chambers of Commerce during a virtual roundtable event on February 5, 2021 in Washington, DC.Drew Angerer | Getty ImagesBanks have improved their capital positions and should continue to be able to buy back their own shares, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Wednesday.As a precautionary measure, the...
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