Ben Bernanke Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Assessing RationalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Seeking Alpha

    In Congressional testimony in late February 2013, then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke pronounced cautious optimism. It was his contention that the unemployment rate would improve in direct relation to the relatively new bursts of QE3 and QE4, but not so quick as to warrant a "premature" extinguishment.

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  2. Bond Rout Deepens to $433 Billion as Bull Positions UnwoundRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Bloomberg

    Losses from the worst global debt-market slump in two years deepened to $433 billion as investors begin to ponder how far up yields will climb before stabilizing. The value of the world's fixed-income markets dropped to $45.07 trillion on Tuesday from $45.51 trillion on April 17, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch index.

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  3. Excess Liquidity Drowns ProductivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Seeking Alpha

    ... policies that led to Japan's credit bubble peak in 1989 and ongoing collapse ever since. It was none other than Ben Bernanke who, as a Princeton professor in the 1990s, lectured Japanese officials for not aggressively engaging in asset purchases ...

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  4. Cash is king for UBS as Federal Reserve rate hikes near and Grexit loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... bonds prices to fall. It was the most volatile event for the bond market since former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke signalled an end to monetary stimulus in 2013.

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  5. When Will The Bond Rout End? Depends On Why It BeganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... this as very similar to the Taper Tantrum," Englund said, referring to a market swoon in 2013 when then-chair Ben Bernanke noted that at some point in the future rates would eventually have to rise off zero. Investors have parsed every word by Fed ...

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  6. Why Bond Yields at 6-Month High Don't Signal a Quicker Rate IncreaseRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | TheStreet.com

    ... actions have rocked the bond market in the past. Yields rose in June 2013 when former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke spooked markets, saying quantitative easing would be scaled back if economic data improved. Yields rose again in December 2013, ...

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  7. The Fed, the Growth of Regulations and Slow GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Wall Street Journal

    ... e there was absolutely nothing "average" about the Bush-era Great Recession. As former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke put it, "September and October of 2008 was the...

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  8. Yellen cites lofty share values; little evidence investors should careRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... that the Fed could have done anything about the gains in tech shares in the late 1990s. His successor, Ben Bernanke, did not discuss valuations often and indeed, for a good part of his tenure, the market was suffering in the wake of the financial ...

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  9. Janet Yellen warns on high stock market valuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | CBC News

    ... said. The "taper tantrum" occurred when global financial markets were rocked by comments then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke made in June 2013. He discussed the possibility that later in the year, the Fed would begin to trim the purchases it was making ...

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  10. Cluelessness about Strategy, Tactics and DiscretionRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Memeorandum

    Cluelessness about Strategy, Tactics and Discretion - In his op-ed in the weekend Wall Street Journal, John Taylor restates his confused opposition to what Ben Bernanke calls the policy of constrained discretion followed by the Federal Reserve during his tenure at the Fed

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  11. Inside Bernanke Inc.: The Lucrative Life of Former Fed ChairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | News Max

    Between Boyz II Men at The Mirage and Celine Dion at Caesars Palace, a hot new act is playing Vegas: Ben Bernanke. Fifteen months after leaving the Fed and its trappings of mystery and power, Bernanke, 61, is settling into the peripatetic and highly lucrative life of a Washington former.

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  12. A Rate Hike in June Remains a PossibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | TheStreet.com

    ... had not pulled out of the race at the last minute . Let's also not forget that Fischer was former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke's Ph.D. thesis advisor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. So, having Israel's "superhero" at the head of the Federal ...

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  13. Yellen Says Stock Valuations Are - Quite High,' Bond Yields LowRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | The Washington Post

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, surveying the financial landscape for signs of bubbles after more than six years of near-zero rates, warned that both stocks and bonds are richly valued. "I would highlight that equity-market valuations at this point generally are quite high," Yellen said in Washington on Wednesday in response to a question at a forum on finance.

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  14. Yellen says equity-market valuations are 'quite high'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Globe and Mail

    ... upward movement in rates," she said in reference to the episode in the middle of that year, when then-chairman Ben Bernanke suggested that the Fed could start tapering its bond purchases in the next few meetings. Ten-year yields rose four basis ...

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  15. S&P 500 Falls to One-Month LowRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | 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. The dollar sank and U.S. stocks fell to a one-month low after data on jobs and productivity added to concern economic growth is not robust enough to withstand higher interest rates.

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  16. Inside Bernanke Inc.: The Lucrative Life of a Former Fed ChairRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | 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. Between Boyz II Men at The Mirage and Celine Dion at Caesars Palace, a hot new act is playing Vegas: Ben Bernanke.

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  17. Bernanke's financial consulting roles draw heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Washington Examiner

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's latest career moves have some experts concerned about the proverbial "revolving door" between government agencies and the businesses they regulate. A little more than a year out of office, Bernanke announced that he would consult for the hedge fund Citadel, and then last week announced that he also had been hired by the bond giant Pimco.

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  18. Top hedge fund managers bank $11.6bnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Financial Times

    ... the founder of the Chicago-based Citadel hedge fund that recently hired former US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke as an adviser, came top of the list for 2014, taking home $1.3bn, according to an annual survey conducted by Institutional ...

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  19. Bond Damage Tally: $340 Billion Lost in SlumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | 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. Global bond markets have lost about $340 billion since the start of last week as investors ponder the end of a six-year rally that sent yields to record lows.

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  20. Zero Inflation Is Holding the Economy Together Don't expect any...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | National Review Online

    ... Why do we want that? Paul Volcker used to argue that low inflation increases real growth. He was right. But Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen argue that higher inflation increases real growth. They are wrong. American economic growth has fallen way ...

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