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Jerome H. Powell

Chairman, Board of Governors

Start of Term: 2/5/2018
Past Term: 5/25/2012 - 2/4/2018; Governor - Board of Governors
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Chairman Powell's Remarks

Jun 19, 2019 (4:00 PM ET)   Press Conferences, Washington, D.C., FOMC Press Conference

Jun 04, 2019 (9:55 AM ET)   Remarks, at the "Conference on Monetary Policy Strategy, Tools, and Communications Practices" sponsored by the Federal Reserve, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Opening Remarks

May 20, 2019 (7:00 PM ET)   Speech, at "Mapping the Financial Frontier: What Does the Next Decade Hold?” the 24th Annual Financial Markets Conference sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta in Amelia Island, Fla., Business Debt and Our Dynamic Financial System

May 09, 2019 (8:30 AM ET)   Remarks, at the 2019 Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference: "Renewing the Promise of the Middle Class," in Washington D.C., Welcoming Remarks

May 01, 2019 (4:00 PM ET)   Press Conferences, Washington D.C., FOMC Press Conference

Mar 21, 2019 (12:48 PM ET)   Press Conferences, Washington, D.C., FOMC Press Conference

Mar 11, 2019 (7:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Just Economy Conference sponsored by the National Community Reinvestment Coalition, Washington, D.C., Brief Remarks

Mar 10, 2019 (8:00 PM ET)   Video Interview, CBS 60 Minutes, Full 60 Minutes interview with Fed Chair Jerome Powell

Mar 08, 2019 (10:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the 2019 SIEPR Economic Summit at Stanford Institute of Economic Policy Research in Stanford, Calif., Monetary Policy: Normalization and the Road Ahead

Feb 28, 2019 (8:15 PM ET)   Speech, at the Citizens Budget Commission 87th Annual Awards Dinner in New York, Recent Economic Developments and Longer-Term Challenges

Feb 26, 2019 (9:45 AM ET)   Testimony, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate in Washington, D.C., Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Feb 12, 2019 (12:45 PM ET)   Speech, at the “Rural Places, Rural Spaces: Closing Financial Services Gaps in Persistent Poverty America,” a policy forum sponsored by Hope Enterprise Corp. at Mississippi Valley State University in Itta Bena, Miss., Encouraging Economic Development in High-Poverty Rural Communities

Feb 06, 2019 (7:00 PM ET)   Welcoming Remarks, at the Teacher Town Hall Meeting, Conversation with the Chairman

Jan 30, 2019 (2:30 PM ET)   Transcript, Washington, D.C., FOMC Press Conference

Jan 10, 2019 (12:00 PM ET)   Transcript, Washington, D.C., Transcript: Q&A With Fed Chairman Jerome Powell at Economic Club of DC

Jan 04, 2019 (10:15 AM ET)   Panel Discussion, American Economic Association's Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, Federal Reserve Chairs: Joint Interview

Dec 19, 2018 (2:30 PM ET)   Transcript, Washington, D.C., FOMC Press Conference

Dec 06, 2018 (6:45 PM ET)   Welcoming Remarks, in Washington, D.C., Housing Assistance Council's 2018 Rural Housing Conference

Dec 03, 2018 (6:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Inaugural Janet L. Yellen Award for Excellence in Community Development in Washington, D.C., Celebrating Excellence in Community Development

Nov 28, 2018 (3:28 PM ET)   Transcript, New York, Transcript: Q&A With Fed Chairman Jerome Powell at the Economic Club of New York

Nov 28, 2018 (12:00 PM ET)   Speech, at The Economic Club of New York, The Federal Reserve's Framework for Monitoring Financial Stability

Nov 15, 2018 (12:48 PM ET)   Question and Answers, Wall Street Journal, Transcript: Q&A with Fed Chairman Jerome Powell in Dallas

Oct 03, 2018   Interview, The Atlantic Ideas Festival, Fed Chair Jay Powell: U.S. may be in a different era for workers’ wages despite economic gains

Oct 02, 2018 (12:45 PM ET)   Remarks, at the “Revolution or Evolution? Reexamining Economic Paradigms” 60th Annual Meeting of the National Association for Business Economics in Boston, Monetary Policy and Risk Management at a Time of Low Inflation and Low Unemployment

Sep 27, 2018 (4:30 PM ET)   Remarks, at Rhode Island Business Leaders Day in Washington, D.C., Brief Remarks on the U.S. Economy

Sep 26, 2018 (2:30 PM ET)   Transcript, Washington D.C., FOMC Statement and Press Conference

Aug 24, 2018 (10:00 AM ET)   Speech, at "Changing Market Structure and Implications for Monetary Policy," a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyo., Monetary Policy in a Changing Economy

Jul 17, 2018 (10:00 AM ET)   Testimony, Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Jul 12, 2018 (1:30 PM ET)   Audio Interview, Marketplace, Fed Chair Jay Powell: We’re “independent of political considerations”

Jun 20, 2018 (5:40 PM ET)   Panel Discussion, WSJ Pro, Transcript: Powell, Draghi, Kuroda and Lowe Speak on Panel in Sintra

Jun 20, 2018 (9:30 AM ET)   Speech, at "Price and Wage-Setting in Advanced Economies," an ECB Forum on Central Banking, Sintra, Portugal, Monetary Policy at a Time of Uncertainty and Tight Labor Markets

Jun 13, 2018 (3:30 PM ET)   Transcript, Washington D.C., FOMC Statement and Press Conference

May 25, 2018 (9:20 AM ET)   Speech, at "350 years of Central Banking: The Past, the Present and the Future," A Sveriges Riksbank anniversary conference sponsored by the Riksbank and the Riksdag, in Stockholm, Sweden, Financial Stability and Central Bank Transparency

May 08, 2018 (3:15 AM ET)   Speech, at "Challenges for Monetary Policy and the GFSN in an Evolving Global Economy" Eighth High-Level Conference on the International Monetary System sponsored by the International Monetary Fund and Swiss National Bank, Zurich, Switzerland, Monetary Policy Influences on Global Financial Conditions and International Capital Flows

Apr 06, 2018 (1:30 PM ET)   Speech, at The Economic Club of Chicago in Chicago, The Outlook for the U.S. Economy

Mar 21, 2018 (11:20 AM ET)   Transcript, Washington D.C., FOMC Statement and Press Conference

Feb 27, 2018 (8:30 AM ET)   Testimony, before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Feb 13, 2018   Remarks, at the Ceremonial Swearing-in, at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington D.C.

Feb 05, 2018 (9:04 AM ET)   Video, Board of Governors, Short Remarks After Being Sworn In Chairman of the Board of Governors

Nov 28, 2017 (9:45 AM ET)   Testimony, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C., Confirmation Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs,

Nov 02, 2017 (8:30 AM ET)   Remarks, at the Roundtable of the Alternative Reference Rates Committee, The Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York, N.Y. (via prerecorded video),

Nov 02, 2017   Statement, at the Board of Governors, on his nomination by President Trump

Oct 12, 2017 (10:30 AM ET)   Speech, at the 2017 Annual Membership Meeting of the Institute of International Finance, Washington, D.C., Prospects for Emerging Market Economies in a Normalizing Global Economy

Oct 05, 2017 (9:10 AM ET)   Speech, at TMPG Best Practices @ 10: A Look Back and a Look Ahead, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York, N.Y., Treasury Markets and the TMPG

Aug 30, 2017 (9:15 AM ET)   Speech, at the Large Bank Directors Conference, in Chicago, Ill., The Role of Boards at Large Financial Firms

Aug 25, 2017 (2:59 PM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC , Fed's Powell says weak inflation is 'kind of a mystery'

Jul 06, 2017 (10:00 AM ET)   Speech, at the American Enterprise Institute, in Washington, D.C., The Case for Housing Finance Reform

Jun 26, 2017 (6:00 AM ET)   Remarks, in Salzburg, Austria, at the Salzburg Global Seminar

Jun 23, 2017 (2:15 PM ET)   Speech, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Symposium on Central Clearing in Chicago, Ill., Central Clearing and Liquidity

Jun 01, 2017 (11:45 AM ET)   Transcript, CNBC "Squawk Box", CNBC Exclusive: CNBC Transcript: Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell Speaks with CNBC’s Steve Liesman on “Squawk on the Street” Today

Jun 01, 2017 (8:00 AM ET)   Speech, at the Economic Club of New York, in New York, N.Y., Thoughts on the Normalization of Monetary Policy

Apr 20, 2017 (8:00 AM ET)   Remarks, at The Global Finance Forum in Washington, D.C., Brief Remarks

Apr 05, 2017 (12:00 PM ET)   Opening Remarks, at the “Expanding the Impact: Increasing Capacity and Influence,” the 2017 Interagency Minority Depository Institution and Community Development Financial Institution Bank National Conference, in Los Angeles, Calif., Remarks

Mar 28, 2017 (4:30 PM ET)   Speech, at the West Virginia University College of Business and Economics Distinguished Speaker Series, in Morgantown, W.Va., America's Central Bank: The History and Structure of the Federal Reserve

Mar 28, 2017   Question and Answers, Wall Street Journal Pro, Transcript: Reporters’ Q&A With Fed Governor Jerome Powell in West Virginia

Mar 28, 2017   Question and Answers, Wall Street Journal Pro, Transcript: Audience Q&A With Fed’s Jerome Powell in West Virginia

Mar 03, 2017 (12:15 PM ET)   Speech, at the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, in New Haven, Conn., Innovation, Technology, and the Payments System

Feb 22, 2017 (1:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Forecasters Club of New York Luncheon, in New York, N.Y., The Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Feb 22, 2017   Question and Answers, Wall Street Journal Pro, Transcript: Fed’s Jerome Powell Says Rate Rise Is Up for Discussion in March

Feb 22, 2017   Question and Answers, Wall Street Journal Pro, Transcript: Fed’s Powell Takes Questions on Inflation, Labor Market, Balance Sheet

Jan 07, 2017 (11:15 AM ET)   Speech, at the 77th Annual Meeting of the American Finance Association, in Chicago, Ill., Low Interest Rates and the Financial System

Nov 30, 2016 (11:45 AM ET)   Speech, at the “Understanding Fedspeak” event cosponsored by the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at the Brookings Institution and the Center for Financial Economics at Johns Hopkins University, in Washington, D.C., A View from the Fed

Nov 29, 2016 (12:40 PM ET)   Speech, at The Economic Club of Indiana, in Indianapolis, Ind., Recent Economic Developments and Longer-Run Challenges

Nov 18, 2016 (9:45 PM ET)   Speech, at “CPBS 2016 Pacific Basin Research Conference,” sponsored by the Center for Pacific Basin Studies at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, in San Francisco, Calif., The Global Trade Slowdown and Its Implications for Emerging Asia

Oct 24, 2016 (2:00 PM ET)   Opening Remarks, at The Evolving Structure of the U.S. Treasury Market: Second Annual Conference, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in New York, N.Y., Opening Remarks on Government Securities Settlement

Sep 29, 2016 (9:50 AM ET)   Speech, Community Banking Research and Policy Conference, St. Louis, Powell: Trends in Community Bank Performance over the Past 20 Years

Aug 26, 2016 (1:38 PM ET)   Video Interview, Bloomberg, Powell: Economy Weaker, Caution on Fed Rates Appropriate

Jun 29, 2016 (6:45 PM ET)   Transcript, Wall Street Journal, Transcript: Fed Gov. Jerome Powell Q&A in Chicago

Jun 28, 2016   Speech, at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs in Chicago, Ill., Recent Economic Developments, Monetary Policy Considerations and Longer-term Prospects

Jun 21, 2016 (2:30 PM ET)   Speech, at the Roundtable on the Interim Report of the Alternative Reference Rates Committee sponsored by the Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in New York, N.Y., Introductory Comments

May 26, 2016 (12:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, in Washington, D.C., Recent Economic Developments, the Productive Potential of the Economy, and Monetary Policy

Apr 14, 2016 (10:00 AM ET)   Testimony, at the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment, and Subcommittee on Economic Policy, Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, in Washington, D.C., Trends in Fixed-Income Markets

Feb 26, 2016 (10:15 AM ET)   Speech, at the 2016 U.S. Monetary Policy Forum, in New York, N.Y., Discussion of the paper "Language after Liftoff: Fed Communication Away from the Zero Lower Bound"

Dec 18, 2015 (3:21 PM ET)   Audio Interview, Marketplace, A conversation with a Federal Reserve Governor

Dec 18, 2015   Transcript, Marketplace, A conversation with a Federal Reserve Governor

Nov 20, 2015   Opening Remarks, 2015 Roundtable on Treasury Markets and Debt Management: Evolution of Treasury Market and Its Implications, in New York, N.Y., Opening Remarks

Nov 17, 2015 (1:15 PM ET)   Speech, Clearing House Annual Conference in New York, N.Y., Central Clearing in an Interdependent World

Oct 20, 2015   Speech, At the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York, New York (via prerecorded video), The Evolving Structure of U.S. Treasury Markets

Aug 05, 2015 (7:31 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC's "Squawk Box", Fed's Jay Powell: Watching data, especially jobs

Aug 03, 2015   Speech, The Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C., Structure and Liquidity in Treasury Markets

Jun 25, 2015 (9:45 AM ET)   Speech, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Conference, "The Puzzle of Payments Security: Fitting the Pieces Together to Protect the Retail Payments System", Kansas City, Mo., Building a Safer Payment System

Jun 23, 2015 (8:30 AM ET)   Transcript, Wall Street Journal Breakfast, Washington, D.C., “Fed at a Crossroads,” A Conversation with Fed Governor Jerome Powell and WSJ’s Jon Hilsenrath

May 14, 2015   Speech, Annual Community Bankers Conference sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in New York, N.Y., Regulation and Supervision of Community Banks

Apr 08, 2015 (8:00 AM ET)   Speech, C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics Council on Foreign Relations, in New York, N.Y., Remarks on Monetary Policy

Feb 18, 2015 (5:00 PM ET)   Speech, Stern School of Business, New York University in New York, N.Y., Financial Institutions, Financial Markets, and Financial Stability

Feb 09, 2015 (4:00 PM ET)   Speech, Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law in Washington, D.C., "Audit the Fed" and Other Proposals

Feb 09, 2015   Video Interview, Bloomberg TV’s “Bloomberg Surveillance, Fed's Powell Sees `Slack' in Economy, Room for Patience

Feb 04, 2015   Welcoming Remarks, Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act Outreach Meeting in Dallas, Texas, Welcoming Remarks

Jan 20, 2015 (10:00 AM ET)   Comments, “Making Markets Fair and Effective for All,” Sponsored by The Brookings Institution, in Washington, D.C., Comments on the Fair and Effective Markets Review

Nov 17, 2014 (7:37 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC with Steve Liesman, Powell: Rate hike depends on jobs and inflation

Nov 17, 2014 (7:34 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC with Steve Liesman, Fed's Powell on LIBOR

Nov 14, 2014 (4:00 PM ET)   Speech, Global Research Forum on International Macroeconomics and Finance, in Washington, D.C., Monetary Policy Accommodation, Risk-Taking, and Spillovers

Nov 06, 2014 (1:30 PM ET)   Speech, "The New International Financial System: Analyzing the Cumulative Impact of Regulatory Reform", 17th Annual International Banking Conference, Chicago, Ill., A Financial System Perspective on Central Clearing of Derivatives

Oct 20, 2014 (10:00 AM ET)   Opening Remarks, Webinar on Community Banking, Washington, D.C., Opening Remarks

Sep 30, 2014 (10:45 AM ET)   Panel Discussion, "Debt Management in an Era of Quantitative Easing: What Should the Treasury and the Fed Do?", Washington, D.C., Government Debt Management at the Zero Lower Bound

Sep 23, 2014 (9:20 AM ET)   Remarks, Federal Reserve/Conference of State Bank Supervisors Community Banking Research Conference, St. Louis, Mo., Introductory Remarks

Sep 04, 2014 (7:00 PM ET)   Speech, Money Marketeers of New York University, New York, N.Y., Reforming U.S. Dollar LIBOR: The Path Forward

Jun 06, 2014 (4:50 AM ET)   Speech, 2014 Spring Membership Meeting, Institute for International Finance, in London, United Kingdom, A Conversation on Central Banking Issues

Mar 12, 2014   Remarks, Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C. , Nomination hearing

Nov 21, 2013 (9:45 AM ET)   Speech, Clearing House 2013 Annual Meeting, in New York, N.Y., OTC Market Infrastructure Reform: Opportunities and Challenges

Nov 04, 2013 (11:40 AM ET)   Speech, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco 2013 Asia Economic Policy Conference, in San Francisco, Calif., Advanced Economy Monetary Policy and Emerging Market Economies

Oct 11, 2013 (11:00 AM ET)   Panel Discussion, 2013 Institute of International Finance Annual Membership Meeting, Washington, D.C., Communications Challenges and Quantitative Easing

Oct 03, 2013 (2:00 PM ET)   Speech, Federal Reserve/Conference of State Bank Supervisors, Community Banking Research Conference, in St. Louis, Mo., Community Banking: Connecting Research and Policy

Jul 02, 2013 (5:45 PM ET)   Speech, The University Club, New York, N.Y., International Financial Regulatory Reform

Jun 27, 2013 (10:30 AM ET)   Speech, Bipartisan Policy Center, Washington, D.C. , Non-Conventional Monetary Policy

Mar 07, 2013 (9:00 AM ET)   Testimony, Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C., Anti-Money Laundering and the Bank Secrecy Act

Mar 04, 2013 (1:35 PM ET)   Speech, Institute of International Bankers 2013 Washington Conference, Washington, D.C. , Ending "Too Big to Fail"

Feb 22, 2013 (10:30 AM ET)   Speech, "U.S. Monetary Policy Forum" conference sponsored by the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, in New York, N.Y., Discussion of "Crunch Time: Fiscal Crises and the Role of Monetary Policy"

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