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  1. Ahead Of ECB Meeting, Hedge Euro ETF Back In The SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Seeking Alpha

    Another European Central Bank meeting is just 10 days away, and with that, some large Wall Street banks are ratcheting up expectations that ECB President Mario Draghi will unveil Federal Reserve-style bond buying, also known as quantitative easing. Earlier this month, former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the ECB would face challenges in implementing U.S.-style quantitative easing, but that has not stopped Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse from saying the chances of ECB QE are rising.

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  2. Greenspan Is Thinking About Gold At The Right TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Forbes.com

    ... week could mandate that Switzerland more than double its official gold reserves over the next five years. Yet Ben Bernanke, Greenspan's successor at the Fed, used to say in response to Rep. Ron Paul's questions that the only reason central banks ...

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  3. Operation HOPE Founder John Hope Bryant Meets with Federal Reserve Chair Janet YellenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | John Hope Bryant

    In my role as founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Operation HOPE, I have had the distinct honor of not only meeting with, but maintaining a substantive relationship with every Federal Reserve Chairman since Chairman Alan Greenspan . Following Chairman Greenspan, was an even stronger and more substantive relationship with Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.

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  4. Looking back at 2013: a year of mixed results, recoveryRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... udget. The "tapering" of bond purchases had been anticipated for months; the budget was hoped for just as long. Ben Bernanke and the Fed sent us a message that the economy has

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  5. The Return Of ConundrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Seeking Alpha

    ... That thwarted Greenspan's attempt to tighten credit and probably contributed to the rise in real estate prices. Ben Bernanke, at the time, blamed what he called a global "savings glut" for creating the conundrum. In other words, the problem wasn't ...

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  6. Forgetting the ConstitutionRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | New York Sun

    ... is an apt word for record it has uncovered. It suggests that Mr. Paulson and the Federal Reserve chairman, Ben Bernanke - the two top financial officials in our government - were in such a panic over AIG that they forgot about the very Constitution ...

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  7. Sanders Joins Warren in Opposing Obama's Wall Street Nominee for TreasuryRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Common Dreams

    ... influence in Washington when he voted no on confirming Obama nominees such as former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, former Treasury Secretaries Timothy Geithner and Jack Lew and former Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Gary ...

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  8. Former Rep. Ron Paul's Federal Reserve audit plan may occur under GOP controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Examiner.com

    ... the Federal Reserve Act of 1913 that the Fed was created." Unruh reported that former Federal Reserve Chairman, Ben Bernanke had admitted that the Federal Reserve is at least partly to blame for the financial problems that have developed in the U.S. ...

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  9. New Stock Market Highs...Are They Justified?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Seeking Alpha

    ... will rise, hopefully spurring on the economy to greater rates of growth. This was "gospel" to former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke and the current chair, Janet Yellen, has also been observed as a believer. A minor problem here is the fact that stocks are ...

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  10. Japan needs to begin thinking outside the boxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... arguably originated in Japan in the early 2000s, the BOJ didn't truly embrace it until after Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke stabilized the U.S. economy by using his own monetary "bazooka." Likewise, Draghi's forcefulness seemed to embolden Abe to replace ...

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  11. Wait! The right wants a new CBO director after all.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Washington Post

    After a series of highly-regarded conservatives voiced their support for Doug Elmendorf, the director of the Congressional Budget Office whose term is up in January, Elmendorf haters fired back on Friday, urging Republicans to jettison the Democratic appointee as soon as possible. Why? Because he is not a "superb economist" or a scrupulously impartial arbiter of national economic policy, as Harvard's Greg Mankiw and Stanford's Keith Hennessey have made him out to be.

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  12. Fed And Markets More Co-Dependent Than EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Seeking Alpha

    ... tantrum" like the one last year, when major market sell-offs and liquidity disruptions followed then Chairman Ben Bernanke's signal that the Fed's asset purchases might taper off sooner than investors expected. Together, these four takeaways suggest ...

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  13. ALG's Daily Grind - The Limp Duck Congress?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | NH Insider

    ... who voted against it barely two weeks ago. How the Fed Got Huge Before he became chair of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke agreed with the free market economist Milton Friedman that central bank policy played a key role in making the Great ...

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  14. Ben Bernanke, ex-U.K. Central Bank Chief Bearish on Europe, BitcoinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | TheStreet.com

    ... recovery has taken a lot longer than either expected. conference in Florida, former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and ex-Bank of England Governor Mervyn King expressed pessimism about a recovery in Europe, with King more bearish than ...

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  15. Why Mainstream Economists' Theory of Finance is UselessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Counterpunch

    ... in the footsteps of the financial big wigs at the head of the Federal Reserve Bank (Alan Greenspan, followed by Ben Bernanke), most mainstream neoclassical economists optimistically projected that the 2002-07 financial expansion would continue ...

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  16. A Plain-English Explanation Of 'QE' And Why It's The Most Important Thing On The Planet Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... while the Federal Reserve has loaded up on mortgage-backed loan products. In the UK and US, Mervyn King and Ben Bernanke were the central bank chiefs that first brought in QE. The central bank doesn't buy the debt directly from the government. ...

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  17. A glut-wrenching experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Economist

    ... Over the last ten years falling inflation expectations have contributed to lower long-term rates but, as Ben Bernanke discussed in a speech on the subject last year, the biggest contributor to low rates over the period was a decline in the term ...

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  18. El-Erian: Fed and Markets More Co-Dependent Than EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | News Max

    ... tantrum" like the one last year, when major market sell- offs and liquidity disruptions followed then Chairman Ben Bernanke's signal that the Fed's asset purchases might taper off sooner than investors expected. Together, these four takeaways ...

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  19. Jeffrey Rogers Hummel: How the Fed Got HugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Before he became chair of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke agreed with the free market economist Milton Friedman that central bank policy played a key role in making the Great Depression the most severe in U.S. history. But the two parted ways on the reason why.

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  20. The Closing Of Central Banking's Economic MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... to believe that quantitative easing achieved something of economic value, such an optimist would have to think Ben Bernanke, and now Janet Yellen, more knowledgeable allocators of precious capital than is the information machine that is the ...

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