Tag: Ben Bernanke

[Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building]

The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday announced a further $10 billion cut to its monthly bond purchases as...

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Turmoil in emerging markets and a month of disappointing job growth at home are unlikely to deter the...

[gold pill]

By 2:00 p.m. EST today, the world’s gold investors will have a better idea of what lies ahead...

[Janet Yellen]

The Senate’s overwhelming vote to approve Janet Yellen to become the next chair of the Federal Reserve puts...

[Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building]

The S&P has fallen for a second consecutive session to begin 2014 thanks to comments from outgoing Federal...

[Janet Yellen]

Janet Yellen moved toward final approval as the Federal Reserve's next chair after the U.S. Senate set a...

[Cartoon: Janet Yellen printing money]

Yellen seemed to discount any notion that the Fed’s massive quantitative easing, or QE, programs will create asset...

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Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said yesterday, “The target for the federal funds rate is likely to remain...

I had the pleasure of talking this week with John Allison, president & CEO of the Cato Institute.

[Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building]

Five years after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke cut U.S. interest rates toward zero to end the worst...