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  1. Google's new CFO is a Portola Valley girlRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... she grew up and attended Stanford University. Ruth Porat on a recent panel with former Federal Reserve chair Ben Bernanke (left) and former House Financial Services Committee chair Barney Frank photo/jta-chip somodevilla-getty images Porat, 58, ...

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  2. Anthony Mirhaydari: Fed Won't Raise Rates QuicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Max

    The Federal Reserve may be on its way toward raising interest rates, but don't expect the increases to come fast or hard, says Anthony Mirhaydari founder of Mirhaydari Capital Management. He notes in The Fiscal Times that former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke reportedly said last year that the federal funds rate won't return to its historical norm of 4 percent in his lifetime.

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  3. The Fed's five-year plan to get back to - normal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MarketWatch

    ... Reserve is trying to get back to something more normal." The plan, which probably began under former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke (whose last vice chair was Janet Yellen) has been, first, to phase out the central bank's extraordinary bond buying of ...

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  4. What We Still Don't Know About the Fed's Leak InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ProPublica

    ... tember meeting turned out to be accurate. The newspaper story was backward looking. It focused on then-Chairman Ben Bernanke's efforts to corral members of the committee in the lead up to the meeting. The Medley report had specifics that the

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  5. Morici: Next Up at the Fed: Quantitative TighteningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Max

    ... signaled less urgency, and medium- and longer-term interest rates did not rise as much when then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke pushed up the fed funds rate. Foreign governments - in particular, China - were buying Treasurys to suppress the dollar ...

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  6. [Jeffrey Frankel] Will Fed tightening choke emerging markets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Korea Herald

    As the Federal Reserve moves closer to initiating one of the most long-awaited and widely predicted periods of rising short-term interest rates in the United States, many are asking how emerging markets will be affected. Indeed, the question has been asked at least since May 2013, when then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke famously announced that quantitative easing would be "tapered" later that year, causing long-term U.S. interest rates to rise and prompting a reversal of capital flows to emerging markets.

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  7. Morgan Stanley CFO Ruth Porat to be Google's new CFORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Los Angeles Times

    Morgan Stanley Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat participates in a panel discussion at the Brookings Institution this month with former Fed Chairman Ben S. Bernanke, left, and former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank . Morgan Stanley Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat participates in a panel discussion at the Brookings Institution this month with former Fed Chairman Ben S. Bernanke, left, and former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank .

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  8. Fed's Bullard Says Markets Risk Rate-Rise Surprise If They Ignore FedRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. -- Investors risk suffering a Federal Reserve interest-rate rise surprise unless market expectations for future tightening line up with the outlook of policy makers, said St. Louis Fed President James Bullard.

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  9. One-and-done: Does the Fed follow college basketball?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | InvestmentNews

    ... that will propel the cost of money ever higher. History supports this point of view as under previous Chairs Ben Bernanke and Alan Greenspan, interest rate changes were signaled in advance and came at a predictable, lockstep pace. The most recent ...

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  10. Janet Yellen: The Chairwoman frozen in the headlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | American Thinker

    ... a "crutch," and has forced money managers to all play along. How can she even attempt to drain the punch bowl? Ben Bernanke wrote, in the Wall Street Journal, July of 2009, the road map for the Fed to disengage from its supportive measures. Six ...

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  11. Fed: No evidence of deliberate leaks from 2012 meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Park Record

    ... asked the Fed for the results of its probe, which was begun in October 2012 at the request of then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke and completed in March 2013. The summary was submitted Monday in response to those requests. The Fed inspector general, an ...

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  12. Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke Speaks at USIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WEHT

    Ben Bernanke, often called the man who saved the U.S. economy, speaks to thousands at the University of Southern Indiana Monday evening. Ben Bernanke, often called the man who saved the U.S. economy, speaks to thousands at the University of Southern Indiana Monday evening.

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  13. Fed staff review downplays 2012 leak from policy meetingRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Reuters

    ... by some on Capitol Hill for greater Fed transparency. The summary released Monday said that then Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke had asked Fed legal and other staff to conduct a review which eventually encompassed interviews with more than 300 people ...

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  14. Fed no. 2: 'Considerable uncertainty' about interest rates after Fed hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Washington Examiner

    ... different from the last time the Fed raised rates, beginning in 2004. Then, former chairmen Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke oversaw 17 consecutive quarter-percentage point increases in the target rate. This time will be different, Fischer said, but ...

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  15. Insincere apologiesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Stumbling and Mumbling

    ... policy. Secondly, in the mid-00s the corporate sector was running a large financial surplus: because of what Ben Bernanke called a dearth of investment opportunities, its savings far exceeded capital spending. As Frances says , sectoral balances ...

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  16. Bernanke: Strengthened Fincl Regulation Will Help Prevent MeltdownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | News Max

    The increased regulation of major banks since the financial crisis of 2008 should help prevent future crises, or at least lessen their impact, says former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke. At a banking conference in Acapulco, Mexico, he cited the Fed's stress tests of major banks in the United States as an example of what will help lessen the impact of another crisis, The Wall Street Journal reports.

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  17. Will Fed Tightening Choke Emerging Markets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Project Syndicate

    As the Federal Reserve moves closer to initiating one of the most long-awaited and widely predicted periods of rising short-term interest rates in the United States, many are asking how emerging markets will be affected. Indeed, the question has been asked at least since May 2013, when then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke famously announced that quantitative easing would be "tapered" later that year, causing long-term US interest rates to rise and prompting a reversal of capital flows to emerging markets.

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  18. Topix Charts Evoke Calm Before ?13 Rout as Momentum Whips UpRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Washington Post

    ... through May 22, foreigners flooded the market, and trading volume was the highest on record. Later that day, Ben Bernanke hinted the Fed may pare asset purchases if it saw a sustained labor-market recovery. Stock losses in New York snowballed into a ...

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  19. Clarksville Weekly Market Snapshot from Frazier Allen for the week of March 22nd, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Clarksville Online

    ... week will be bookended by two important Fed speeches. Vice Chair Stanley Fischer, who taught former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke, current European Central Bank President Mario Draghi, and former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers, will speak Monday. Yellen ...

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  20. Lots of Economists believe in 'secular stagnation' - but it may be overblownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... current-account surpluses with America and building up large foreign-exchange reserves, contributing to what Ben Bernanke, Mr Greenspan's successor as Fed chairman, labelled a "global saving glut". Expensive oil and rising Chinese imports placed a ...

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