Items Tagged with 'Stanley Fischer'


  • Trump administration reportedly considering Mohamed El-Erian for Fed Vice Chair

    Chief economic advisor for Allianz on White House’s list to replace Stanley Fischer
    Last month, Mohamed El-Erian told the crowd at the Mortgage Bankers Association Annual Convention in Denver that it didn’t matter who President Donald Trump chose as the next chair and vice chair of the Federal Reserve, because the path for the central bank’s future was already laid out. As it turns out, it could be El-Erian himself taking over for the departed Stanley Fischer as the next Fed vice chair.
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  • Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer resigns, citing “personal reasons”

    President Donald Trump will choose replacement
    With Janet Yellen’s term as Federal Reserve chair set to expire early next year, there has already been plenty of discussion about who might replace her. As it turns out, President Donald Trump will have more than Yellen’s position to fill, as the Fed announced Wednesday that Vice Chair Stanley Fischer plans to resign in October, with more than two years left in his term with the Fed.
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  • Stanley Fischer sworn in as Fed Governor

    President Obama nominated Fischer on Jan. 13, 2014, and the United States Senate confirmed him as a Board member on May 21. Fischer was also nominated to serve as Vice Chair of the Fed Board. However, his confirmation for that position is still pending Senate approval.
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