03 Nov
US non-farm payrolls rise more than expected in October, wages weak

US non-farm payrolls increased by 261,000 in October, according to the Department of Labor.

03 Nov
Trump nominates Fed governor Jerome Powell to succeed Yellen

The US president has chosen Jerome Powell to succeed Janet Yellen at the head of the US central bank in what many observers see as the "continuist" option, although for some analysts he also has a "softer" approach when it comes to financial sector regulation.