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  1. FOMC Was Told in December 2008 QE Needed to Be Very LargeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Bloomberg

    Federal Reserve officials were told in December 2008 that they would have to buy "very large" quantities of U.S. Treasury and housing-agency debt to have an impact on the economy as they considered alternatives to cutting interest rates that were heading toward zero.

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  2. How Federal Open Market Committee Meetings Drive Rates And StocksRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Forbes.com

    ... to continue tapering quantitative easing - in other words, to continue the policies of Yellen's predecessor, Ben Bernanke . Analysts expected Fed policy to stay the course with Yellen in charge, and the stock market responded favorably when she took ...

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  3. 'Headless Chickens' Wreak Havoc On Emerging MarketsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Seeking Alpha

    ... market assets in May/June 2013 were triggered by remarks from the then chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke , who warned of an unwinding - or " tapering " - of the US central bank's quantitative easing (QE) program. Emerging markets have ...

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  4. A Tale of Two HeadlinesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Benzinga

    ... get too worked up about the idea that either WWIII or another Cold War was about to begin. After 18 months of Ben Bernanke's QEIII program and the resulting 50 percent gain in the stock market, one of the major worries in the market during March was ...

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  5. Leaving buyers club could be Fed's next tricky taskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | WHTC

    ... said, was the hard lesson learned last May. At that time, stocks and bonds swooned after then Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke suggested the central bank would begin to reduce its bond-buying program in coming months. "You want it to be part of that glide ...

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  6. UPDATE 1-Fed's Fisher bashes U.S. politicians for slowing economic growthRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Reuters

    ... policy. And that market forces determine the value of their currency," he said. Yellen, like her predecessor Ben Bernanke, has offered the markets forward guidance on policy to try to help people understand the direction and thinking of the Fed. ...

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  7. Outlook half-full, half-emptyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Mr. Poloz in May 2013 to replace Mark Carney. Ms. Yellen, the nominee of President Barack Obama, took over from Ben Bernanke on Feb. 3. Independent though they are from political interference, their different approaches in part reflect the thinking ...

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  8. Official says Fed should avoid calendar-based commitmentsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Bellingham Herald

    ... overshoot, as they appear to be doing in some quarters at present," Fisher said. Yellen, like her predecessor Ben Bernanke, has offered the markets forward guidance on policy to try to help people understand the direction and thinking of the Fed. ...

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  9. Billions in hidden subsidies going to too-big-to-fail banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... operate behind the shield of being "too-big-to-fail" (TBTF), an issue that former US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke fingered as a major factor in the meltdown and the ensuing economic calamity that still haunts markets and economies ...

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  10. Economic Collapse Status Report: It's Still Not TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Benzinga

    ... have seemed to run out of predicting power. Now, after the retirement of Schiff's nemesis, former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, Schiff seems poised to see if he can regain his power of divination with the new head of the Fed, Chairwoman Janet Yellen. ...

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  11. Outgoing attitude brings approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... 0% or 0.5% it pays to take notice.'' Mr McIntyre said the chairwoman was more outgoing than previous chairman Ben Bernanke and it was starting to show through. While she could talk to huge corporations and wade through data, a lot of good anecdotal ...

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  12. Yellen takes case for Fed's easy money policies to the publicRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... meetings in Washington. But they have not been for the head of the central bank, until Yellen's predecessor, Ben Bernanke, broke that mold with a concerted public campaign to address the Fed's critics. In his last few speeches before retiring, ...

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  13. Daily State Of The Markets: A Tale Of 2 HeadlinesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Seeking Alpha

    ... get too worked up about the idea that either WWIII or another Cold War was about to begin. After 18 months of Ben Bernanke's QEIII program and the resulting 50 percent gain in the stock market, one of the major worries in the market during March was ...

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  14. Investors cast fresh eye on battered emerging stocksRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Reuters

    ... persist in some emerging markets." Since June 2013, the first full month after U.S. Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke flagged plans to cut its massive monetary stimulus efforts, fund flows out of the broad swathe of countries collectively known ...

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  15. Yellen says Fed is determined to lower jobless rateRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Boston.com

    Janet Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, devoted more than an hour last week talking by telephone with three Chicago area residents struggling to find jobs.

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  16. Fed chief: Rates will remain low - Tue, 01 Apr 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... with anecdotes about real workers still struggling to recover from the recession, something her predecessor, Ben Bernanke, rarely did. "They are a reminder that there are real people behind the statistics," she said at a community reinvestment ...

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  17. Yellen moves to reassure investorsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Cape Cod Times

    Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen, saying the job market is far from normal, made clear Monday that the central bank remains committed to providing extraordinary support for the economy for some time to come.

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  18. Economic Growth Exaggerated By 66%Read the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Seeking Alpha

    ... that was largely induced by the easy money policies of Alan Greenspan. Today's liquidity was offered by Ben Bernanke in the form of constant stimulus dollars, and it too has brought the market to a comparable bubble like state. On the surface, it ...

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  19. Gold regains luster in lackluster quarter for Colorado stocksRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Denver Post

    ... Kravetz, regional investment director for the Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank. Not only did former chairman Ben Bernanke bid farewell, but the Fed also continued to reduce its debt purchases in the market, he said. Denver-based BioFuel Energy ...

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  20. Yellen says Fed is determined to improve employment situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Star Tribune

    ... a recession to many Americans and it also looks that way in some economic statistics." Yellen's predecessors, Ben Bernanke and Alan GreenA span, opened their Fed tenures by seeking to reassure financial markets that they were determined to minimize ...

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