Steven Mnuchin, U.S. Treasury secretary, right, talks to Jerome Powell, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, during a Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) meeting at the U.S. Treasury in Washington, D.C., U.S. (Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg)

Mnuchin Asked About Fed Option That Could Avoid Rate Hikes

(Bloomberg) -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin privately asked bond dealers and investors in October whether they want the Federal Reserve to tighten monetary policy by raising interest rates or ...