The Fed Delivered $80.2 Billion in Profits to the Treasury in 2017

Though last year’s contribution — made from revenue on its portfolio of bond holdings — declined from 2016, it was well above the average in years before the financial crisis.

As Economy Strengthens, Fed Ponders New Approach

The Federal Reserve is welcoming a debate among economists about proposed changes that might improve its response to future economic downturns.

Europe’s Central Bank, Lagging Its Counterparts, Faces Eventful 2018

With the central banks of the United States and Britain raising rates, the European Central Bank turns its attention to the year ahead and how fast it should roll back stimulus.