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  1. Oil Price Crash Triggered By The Fed? Amazing ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... is not causation." Stocks were soaring on their own glorious merits, they claimed. No matter that Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke had explained his wealth effect in an editorial in 2010. The Fed's "strong and creative measures" - as he called QE and ZIRP ...

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  2. The top 10 money stories of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CNN

    ... The Fed gets ready to raise rates. New Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen took the baton from her predecessor Ben Bernanke and it was a seamless transition. The Fed gradually unwound, or tapered, its massive bond purchase program known as ...

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  3. A look at 2014 in the business worldRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Abe's efforts to steer the economy out of recession. Above right, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen replaced Ben Bernanke in early 2014 amid investor worry about the U.S. economy, quantitative easing and interest rates. (THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ...

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  4. Santa and the Rate-Hike BoogeymanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    ... during 2015? Certainly - no different than we experienced during the "taper tantrum" response to Chairman Ben Bernanke's rate rise threats in 2013 (see Fed Fatigue ). As 2014 comes to an end, Santa has wrapped investor portfolios with a generous bow ...

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  5. The buzz: Bartiromo on plunging oil's falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    ... Daniel Yergin, Pulitzer prize winner and vice chairman of IHS Group. He cites former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke's recent comments that much of the growth in the U.S. economy these last few years has been directly due to the energy ...

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  6. Amid demands for rate cut, Raghuram Rajan fights for RBI autonomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | DNA India

    Raghuram Rajan says he is neither Superman nor James Bond, but he appears to have emerged as a 'lone ranger' -- fighting persistent rate cut demands, "schizophrenic" attempts to weaken RBI and even rumours about he being 'kicked up' from the Mint Street high seat. As 2014 draws to a close, Rajan in his first full year as RBI Governor seems to have followed the principle laid out by former US Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke, who had famously said that "the central bank needs to be able to make policy without short term political concerns".

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  7. Rossi: New changes may jump-start mortgage approval processRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | The Jersey Journal

    ... down payment requirements, many have found themselves unable to qualify. In fact, even Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke recently stated that he was turned down while trying to refinance his own mortgage. While it is certainly understandable ...

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  8. Led by Janet Yellen and oil prices, markets endure rocky weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Examiner.com

    ... movement it has seen in the past couple of years. Janet Yellen has continued in the pattern of her predecessor, Ben Bernanke in reassuring investors not to worry about moving their money out of the higher risk market and into safer havens. The head ...

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  9. Don't Sweat the Dodd-Frank RollbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Slate Magazine

    ... capital and margin. It's possible, then, that the swaps rule is redundant. As thenFederal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said in 2013, "It's not evident why that [rule] makes the company as a whole safer." But small hedge funds and other ...

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  10. What will happen to interest rates?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Hill

    ... declining fuel prices are a substitute for the fiscal stimulus suggested several times by previous Fed Chair Ben Bernanke. The Fed typically looks at "headline inflation" (food and fuel prices) as volatile, cyclical and more than likely to reverse ...

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  11. Global Markets Overview - December 19, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | International Business Times

    ... pair as an opportunity to sell, particularly any moves into the $0.8200 region. U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke responds to reporters during his final planned news conference before his retirement, at the Federal Reserve Bank headquarters ...

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  12. Bernanke backs Pimco, not Gross, with Fed rate hike forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | InvestmentNews

    Janus fund manager says impact of falling oil prices could hinder Fed, but former central bank chief says focus will be on momentum Pacific Investment Management Co. is diverging with its co-founder and former chief investment officer Bill Gross on whether falling oil prices will delay the Federal Reserve 's move to raise interest rates.

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  13. John Williams: A Downhill Run For The Dollar In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Seeking Alpha

    ... e is that the Federal Reserve was doing this to help the economy. But even as he was expanding QE, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke explicitly expressed that there is very little the Fed can do to stimulate the economy at this

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  14. Pimco expects global growth to accelerate in 2015 between 2.5-3%Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Business Times

    In its year-end Cyclical Forum outlook report, Pimco, which oversees US$1.87 trillion in assets under management, said former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke backed Pimco's view that the outlook for the US economy is incrementally positive,"reflecting improving household finances and confidence as well as increasing evidence that the economic recovery is becoming self-sustaining and broad-based.' "... Bernanke suggested that monetary policymakers are likely to remain deliberate.

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  15. JuliA n Castro shares his thoughts on leadershipRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mortgage News Daily

    Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. JuliA n Castro became secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development in July after serving as mayor of San Antonio, Texas.

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  16. Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT program invests $6 million to boost homeownership in San AntonioRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mortgage News Daily

    Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. Wells Fargo & Company, NeighborWorks America and Alamo Community Group will join Mayor Taylor to announce the San Antonio Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT program, an initiative offering $6 MM to boost homeownership.

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  17. Bernanke Backs Pimco Forecast for Economic AccelerationRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bloomberg

    Pacific Investment Management Co. tapped former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke to help formulate an outlook for 2015 that projects higher growth, a stronger dollar and muted inflation.

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  18. Pimco sees global growth ramping up in 2015 - and Bernanke agreesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Yahoo!

    Pacific Investment Management Co expects global growth to accelerate in 2015 to around 2.75 percent from around plus 2.5 percent this year, on expectations that supply-driven declines in oil prices were fundamentally positive, the bond giant said on Thursday in its year-end Cyclical Forum outlook report. Pimco said its view that the outlook for the U.S. economy is incrementally positive is backed by former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, who participated in Pimco's Cyclical Forum last week at its headquarters in Newport Beach, California.

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  19. Pimco: Global Growth to Flourish Next Year on Cheap OilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | News Max

    ... that the outlook for the U.S. economy is incrementally positive is backed by former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, who participated in Pimco's Cyclical Forum last week at its headquarters in Newport Beach, California. Pimco, which has $1.87 ...

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  20. CFPB soliciting suggestions for its amicus brief programRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mortgage News Daily

    Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. Alan S. Kaplinsky The Consumer Law & Policy Blog has reproduced a copy of a letter sent yesterday by the CFPB seeking suggested cases for the CFPB’s amicus brief program.

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