Government nominating committee approved candidacy of former Bank of Israel chief over objections by one member
Russian 'Agent' Butina Met With Top U.S. Officials – Including Stanley Fischer, ex-Bank of Israel Chief
Butina traveled to the U.S. in April 2015 with Alexander Torshin, then the Russian Central Bank deputy governor
Seroussi was entrusted with repairing ties between Hapoalim and the Bank of Israel.
Last week the judge spelled out a truth carefully kept hidden by hundreds of politicians for years.
Stanley Fischer tapped to head financial stability panel at U.S. central bank, expected to be powerful voice.
Jesse Colombo says the bubble caused by Fischer's inflationary policies as BoI governor will soon pop - and the same is likely to happen in the U.S.
Former governor of Bank of Israel approved as vice chairman of Federal Reserve by 63-24 vote.
Former Bank of Israel Governor still awaits confirmation to serve as vice-chairman of the board.
In 68-27 vote, the former Bank of Israel governor was approved to serve on Federal Reserve Board of Governors.
Senate agrees 62-35 to limit debate on the nomination of the former Bank of Israel governor, bringing him one step closer to the job.
The time has come to rethink the Bank of Israel’s low-interest-rate policy and dollar buying on the open market.
The combination of veteran Fed policymaker Janet Yellen leading the central bank and Fischer as second in command comes with high expectations.
Stanford University research institute gives prize to Israel's former central bank chief, who is waiting for confirmation as vice chairman of the Federal Reserve.
Former Bank of Israel chief offers tips on his years spent fighting financial crises.
Former Bank of Israel governor parries with senator ahead of confirmation as U.S. Fed’s No. 2.
The former Bank of Israel governor wrote the book on macroeconomics. Literally.
As a rising political star prepares to take the reins of government in Rome, his Israeli-born economics adviser tells Haaretz about his plan to save Italy from ruin.
Former Bank of Israel Governor, recently nominated by Obama as vice chairman of the Federal Reserve, will sell his shares of financial firms if he is confirmed for post.
The Massachusetts Democrat says 'I want to be hopeful…that Fischer’s going to work in the right direction. I am not sure. "
Fischer served as Israel’s top banker for eight years; Obama: Stanley Fischer is widely acknowledged as one of the world's leading economic policy minds.
According to Bloomberg, Fischer is President Barack Obama's top choice to replace Janet Yellen, who will likely be appointed Fed chief next week.
In rare public rebuke, the widely esteemed Stanley Fischer tells NYU forum that country is divided 'between those who want to settle the West Bank and those who seek peace.'
Business as usual for the monetary committee, which meets Monday to set November's base interest rate.
Netanyahu and Lapid's announcement ends the embarrassing 112-day saga of scrabbling for somebody to replace Stanley Fischer. Flug will be the first woman to hold the position.
More than three months after Stanley Fischer stepped down, choice remains up in the air.
Acting governor Karnit Flug shows leadership, says Stanley Fischer.
Former Bank of Israel governor tells Bloomberg he believes U.S. will get through political gridlock, 'possibly quite quickly.'
Even if the delay can be explained by the desire to find the best possible person for the job, what has happened since Fischer departed can only be described as an ongoing farce.
She is the most humiliated woman, which to me makes her the most exalted. By their vile behavior, the ones who humilated her - Benjamin Netanyahu and his hanger-on, Yair Lapid - gave her a badge of honor.
The University of Chicago trained all three of Netanyahu's favorites for governor, and that's no coincidence.