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Bond Buying

Fed Official Rips Bernanke's Decision

AP | Martin Crutsinger | Posted 06.21.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON — A Federal Reserve voting member says the Fed's decision to announce details about when it would trim its bond-buying program was "inapp...

Bernanke Warns Of 'Short-Circuiting The Recovery'

Reuters | Posted 05.02.2013 | Business

March 1 (Reuters) - Ben Bernanke, the chairman of the Federal Reserve, said on Friday that pulling back on aggressive policy measures too soon would...

Governments May Actually Need To Help Boost Growth, Leaders Say

Reuters | Posted 11.24.2012 | Business

* G20 deputies eye global economy with concern * Delegates say "currency wars" not big issue * Urge governments to do mo...

Top Economist Resigns From European Central Bank, Sending The Euro Down

AP | By DAVID McHugh | Posted 11.09.2011 | Business

FRANKFURT, Germany -- The European Central Bank says that top official Juergen Stark is resigning well before the end of his term, removing a key voic...

In The End, Fed's Bond-Buying Likely Helped Economy

AP | MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Posted 08.21.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — It would drop interest rates and lift stock prices. It would ignite inflation. It was useless. Opinions of the Federal Reserve's p...

IMF: Capital Flows To Emerging Markets May Slow With Fed Hike

Reuters | Posted 06.07.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON - The surge of hot money that has vexed many emerging markets may slow dramatically once the U.S. Federal Reserve begins raising interest...