1. Trump reverses course, seeks negative rates from Fed 'boneheads'  CNA
  2. Trump: Fed should get US interest rate 'down to ZERO, or less'  The Business Times
  3. US producer prices rise; Fed rate cut still expected  CNA
  4. Trump Brags He's the 'King of Debt,' But He Doesn't Get It  Bloomberg
  5. More easing will make the world weaker rather than stronger  Financial Times
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U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on the "boneheads" at the Federal Reserve to push interest rates down into negative territory, a ...U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on the "boneheads" at the Federal Reserve to push interest rates down into negative territory, a ...

Trump reverses course, seeks negative rates from Fed 'boneheads' - CNA

Blames Fed 'boneheads' for missing 'a once in a lifetime opportunity'Blames Fed 'boneheads' for missing 'a once in a lifetime opportunity'

Donald Trump is tweeting that the Fed should cut interest rates to ‘zero or less’ to refinance debt | Financial Post

The U.S. Federal Reserve should get interest rates down to “zero, or less,” and then start to refinance its debt, President Donald Trump said in early Wednesday tweet.

Trump calls on Fed to cut interest rates to zero 'or less' - BNN Bloomberg

President Donald Trump on Wednesday called for the Federal Reserve to engineer interest rates to zero “or less."President Donald Trump on Wednesday called for the Federal Reserve to engineer interest rates to zero “or less."

Trump demands Fed to cut interest rates to zero 'or less'

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“....The USA should always be paying the the lowest rate. No Inflation! It is only the naïveté of Jay Powell and the Federal Reserve that doesn’t allow us to do what other countries are already doing. A once in a lifetime opportunity that we are missing because of “Boneheads.””

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "....The USA should always be paying the the lowest rate. No Inflation! It is only the naïveté of Jay Powell and the Federal Reserve that doesn’t allow us to do what other countries are already doing. A once in a lifetime opportunity that we are missing because of “Boneheads.”"

“The Federal Reserve should get our interest rates down to ZERO, or less, and we should then start to refinance our debt. INTEREST COST COULD BE BROUGHT WAY DOWN, while at the same time substantially lengthening the term. We have the great currency, power, and balance sheet.....”

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "The Federal Reserve should get our interest rates down to ZERO, or less, and we should then start to refinance our debt. INTEREST COST COULD BE BROUGHT WAY DOWN, while at the same time substantially lengthening the term. We have the great currency, power, and balance sheet....."

““Trump’s tirade comes on the heels of a disappointing jobs report and a week ahead of the Fed board’s next meeting, where officials will decide whether to cut rates.” https://t.co/QViol1f3JP”

Robert Costa on Twitter: "“Trump’s tirade comes on the heels of a disappointing jobs report and a week ahead of the Fed board’s next meeting, where officials will decide whether to cut rates.” https://t.co/QViol1f3JP"

“Trump, whose businesses owe large debts affected by interest rates, is using his official position to pressure the Fed to cut interest rates—and wants rates to be less than zero(?) I went into law to avoid math, but wouldn't that mean lenders paying borrowers to owe them money?”

Walter Shaub on Twitter: "Trump, whose businesses owe large debts affected by interest rates, is using his official position to pressure the Fed to cut interest rates—and wants rates to be less than zero(?) I went into law to avoid math, but wouldn't that mean lenders paying borrowers to owe them money?"

"All measures suggest that uncertainty about trade policy has recently shot up to levels not seen since the 1970s.""All measures suggest that uncertainty about trade policy has recently shot up to levels not seen since the 1970s."

The Fed's New Measure Of Trade Uncertainty Has Trump's Name Written All Over It

President Donald Trump expressed support for negative interest rates on Wednesday, and moved to crack down on vaping as he called it a danger to children.President Donald Trump expressed support for negative interest rates on Wednesday, and moved to crack down on vaping as he called it a danger to children.

Trump attacks ‘boneheads’ at Fed and moves to crack down on vaping - MarketWatch

Fed Chair Jerome Powell reiterated last week that the U.S. central bank would continue to act “as appropriate” to keep the longest economic expansion in history on trackFed Chair Jerome Powell reiterated last week that the U.S. central bank would continue to act “as appropriate” to keep the longest economic expansion in history on track

U.S. producer prices unexpectedly rise; Fed rate cut still expected - The Globe and Mail

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump called on the Federal Reserve to push down interest rates into negative territory, a move reluctantly used by other world central banks to battle weak economic growth as it punishes savers and banks’ earnings in the process.WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump called on the Federal Reserve to push down interest rates into negative territory, a move reluctantly used by other world central banks to battle weak economic growth as it punishes savers and banks’ earnings in the process.

Trump tells Federal Reserve ‘boneheads’ to push interest rates into negative territory | Canoe

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump called on the Federal Reserve to push down interest rates into negative territory, a move reluctantly used by other world central banks to battle weak economic growth as it punishes savers and banks’ earnings in the process.WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump called on the Federal Reserve to push down interest rates into negative territory, a move reluctantly used by other world central banks to battle weak economic growth as it punishes savers and banks’ earnings in the process.

Trump tells Federal Reserve ‘boneheads’ to push interest rates into negative territory | Canoe

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on the "boneheads" at the Federal Reserve to push interest rates down into negative territory, a move reluctantly used by other world central banks to battle weak economic growth that risks punishing savers and banks' earnings in the process.U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on the "boneheads" at ...

Trump reverses course, seeks negative rates from Fed 'boneheads' - Reuters

Negative rate policy is something Fed officials have downplayed as appropriate in the U.S. because of the risks it entails and the likely political opposition. Once considered only for economies with chronically low inflation such as Europe and Japan, however, the idea is becoming a more attractive optionNegative rate policy is something Fed officials have downplayed as appropriate in the U.S. because of the risks it entails and the likely political opposition. Once considered only for economies with chronically low inflation such as Europe and Japan, however, the idea is becoming a more attractive option

How does negative rate policy work?