Items Tagged with 'bond purchases'


Yellen: Fed needs to detect asset bubbles when they’re forming

No evidence of asset price misalignments at this time
Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, appeared every bit the monetary policy dove that investors expected during her first big hearing in front of the Senate Banking Committee as Fed Chair nominee.
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Fed tapering looms over market

It is not a matter of when, but how
The market is paying too much attention to when the Federal Reserve will begin tapering. But in reality, it is not a matter of when, but a question of how much will occur at once?
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