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  1. Silly Rabbit: Interest Rates Aren't Smashing Down REIT ProfitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Seeking Alpha

    ... mere anticipation that U.S. interest rates would change suddenly. This is what happened on May 22nd (2013) when Ben Bernanke suggested that the QE taper would begin slightly earlier than estimated. But since that time markets calmed as the path of ...

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  2. Capitol Report: What moves global stock markets? Lately it's been news out of Washington DC.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | MarketWatch

    When Washington sneezes, the world catches cold, at least in terms of the global stock market moves, according to new research presented Sunday at the American Economic Association meeting. "[Former Fed chairman Ben] Bernanke was driving a large amount of volatility in the South African stock marketa for reasons that are hard to explain," said Nicholas Bloom, an economics professor at Stanford University.

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  3. Divergent: The Different Worlds Of The Fed And The ECBRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Seeking Alpha

    ... is achievable, while Yellen must avoid spooking the markets into the kind of tantrum that her predecessor Ben Bernanke unleashed when he uttered the word "taper" in May of 2013. Even if markets expect European QE to be established, the question ...

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  4. John Keeley's Keeley Funds Annual Shareholder Letter 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 3 | GuruFocus.com

    An accommodative Ben Bernanke in his last year as Fed Chief and market acceptance of quantitative easing drove the strong market performance in 2013. For 2014, this Fed focus continued to heavily influence the market action; however, tapering concerns were replaced with the possibility of earlier rate hikes.

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  5. An Investor's Guide: Market-Leading Industries In 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... in Iraq, of Ebola in West Africa and of the worldwide oil glut. The passing of the Federal Reserve's helm from Ben Bernanke to Janet Yellen, and the shift from quantitative easing to an impending interest rate increase, kept worldwide stock, bond ...

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  6. Popular Reading About the U.S. Economy in 2014: Oil Prices, Millennials, Income Inequality and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Wall Street Journal

    ... global economy? And what does it say about mortgage lending standards if even former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke couldn't refinance his own mortgage? As we reflect on this year and look to next, here's a roundup of some of those stories. ...

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  7. Skarbeck: Research error reignites stimulus vs. debt debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2013 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... altered my thinking to some degree. The new findings would also seem to endorse the policies being followed by Ben Bernanke. __________ Skarbeck is managing partner of Indianapolis-based Aldebaran Capital LLC, a money-management firm. His column ...

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  8. David Ignatius: Elizabeth Warren's jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | The Capital-Journal

    ... or conceded that the financial recovery program engineered by Geithner, Summers and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was a success? Not to my knowledge. To be fair, President Obama sometimes seems embarrassed about taking ownership of his ...

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  9. And So Here Comes QE3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2012 | Binary Options Tutorial

    ... by about 40-45 billion per month via open market purchases. The Federal Reserve has made this announcement via Ben Bernanke's remarks today - and in so doing has made an open-ended commitment to asset purchases for the Fed's balance sheet. Readers ...

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  10. Our New Year jargon guide: The words we'll miss in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Independent

    ... act of Gerrit Zahn, the former Dutch finance minister and ABNAmro chairman, or Edward Quince, the email name Ben Bernanke used to avoid spam when he chaired the US Federal Reserve. The Wonga title could be disappearing, however, just like Betty, ...

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  11. 2015 Outlook: PainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Seeking Alpha

    ... by the S&P 500 Index plunged into a -17% correction over the course of several months before the then Fed Chair Ben Bernanke came to the rescue at Jackson Hole with reassurances that QE2 would soon be on its way. We had the summer and fall of 2011, ...

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  12. REITs Outshine Broader MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Wall Street Journal

    ... likely unleash a flood of capital from REITs into bonds. In May 2013, for example, after then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke made remarks suggesting that the Fed would reduce its bond-buying programs, interest rates jumped and the Dow Jones Equity All ...

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  13. Emerging Fund Outflows Biggest Since June 2013, IIF SaysRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Bloomberg

    Global investors pulled the most funds out of emerging markets this month since June 2013 as oil plunged and concern grew the U.S. Federal Reserve will soon raise interest rates . Net outflows from developing funds totaled $11.5 billion in December, with $7.8 billion withdrawn from debt and $3.7 billion taken out of equities, the International Institute of Finance said in a statement dated yesterday.

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  14. REITs Notch Biggest Gains in Nearly a DecadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... likely unleash a flood of capital from REITs into bonds. In May 2013, for example, after then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke made remarks suggesting that the Fed would reduce its bond-buying programs, interest rates jumped and the Dow Jones Equity All ...

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  15. National View: Elizabeth Warren's jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... or conceded that the financial recovery program engineered by Geithner, Summers and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was a success? Not to my knowledge. But in the process, she disowns a Democratic president's historic achievement. To be fair, ...

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  16. National View: Elizabeth Warren's jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... or conceded that the financial recovery program engineered by Geithner, Summers and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was a success? Not to my knowledge. But in the process, she disowns a Democratic president's historic achievement. To be fair, ...

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  17. For The First Time Since 2003, U.S. Economy Grows At 5%Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Fast Company

    ... her first anniversary on the job this February. She has largely continued in the footsteps of predecessor Ben Bernanke while highlighting the plight of unemployed and underemployed workers and their families. Meanwhile, other developed countries ...

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  18. Home Sales Unexpectedly Fall to Four-Month LowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | National Mortgage News

    ... was 3.8% in the week ended Dec. 18, according to Freddie Mac. That's the lowest level since then-Fed Chair Ben Bernanke signaled that the central bank could start to slow its monthly pace of bond purchases if the economy showed sustained gains, ...

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  19. Central bankers shouldn't have to rescue the world economyRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... this law. The fact remains that QE requires more bravery of the ECB's president, Mario Draghi, than it did of Ben Bernanke at the Fed or Mervyn King at the Bank of England. If QE remains part of the central banker's toolkit, thinking on central-bank ...

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  20. Project Syndicate: The Fed is heading for another catastropheRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... for the Great Crisis. It was not monetary policy's fault, argued both former Fed Chairmen Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke; if anything, they insisted, a lack of regulatory oversight was the culprit. This argument has proved convincing in policy and ...

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