Banks and the Economy

Fed: Growth Slowed Due to ‘Transitory Factors’

The Federal Reserve Open Market Committee in its April 29 statement noted that economic growth slowed during the winter months, partly due to “transitory factors,” and that labor market conditions were largely unchanged since the last meeting.

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Keating Shares Banking Perspective in NYC Interviews

ABA President and CEO Frank Keating offered perspective on a wide range of issues -- from banking regulation, interest rate increases and the low labor force participation rate to the Meerkat app and presidential politics -- in interviews with New York City media outlets yesterday.

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