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  1. BofA-Merrill Merger Settlement AffirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... those efforts were stymied by then-Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and then-Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke. The plaintiffs said for agreeing not to invoke the so-called "material adverse change" clause that would have killed the deal, ...

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  2. Why don't business leaders know anything about economics?: Paul KrugmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... it's important to understand why. About that bad advice: Think of the hugely wealthy money managers who warned Ben Bernanke that the Fed's efforts to boost the economy risked "currency debasement"; think of the many corporate chieftains who solemnly ...

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  3. U.S. private sector creates 230,000 jobs in October: ADPRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Mortgage News Daily

    ... Janet Yellen was preparing to take over the Federal Reserve, she got some advice from the departing chairman, Ben Bernanke: Remember that "Congress is our boss." Yellen would do well to heed his words after Republicans gained majority control of... ...

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  4. Former Fed Chief Ben Bernanke takes stage at Schwab Impact as behemoth RIA conference convenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | InvestmentNews

    ... include dozens of educational sessions on running a profitable RIA, investments, technology and compliance. Ben Bernanke, Federal Reserve chairman during the 2008 economic crisis is the highest-profile speaker of the day. He is set to discuss his ...

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  5. Scrutiny of Fed Seen Intensifying in Republican-Majority SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | News Max

    When Janet Yellen was preparing to take over the Federal Reserve, she got some advice from the departing chairman, Ben Bernanke: Remember that "Congress is our boss." Yellen would do well to heed his words after Republicans gained majority control of the Senate in Tuesday's midterm elections, giving fresh impetus to congressional efforts to constrain the Fed's powers to supervise the financial system and make monetary policy.

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  6. QE 'Worked' Because We Aren't 'Yet' Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    Never one to miss a chance to prove how much Keynesian philosophy and monetarism are compatible , the AEI and James Pethokoukis would like you to know just how much QE "worked." The logical and empirical "proof" of that efficacy, and thus why you should "thank" Ben Bernanke at the same time Yellen's FOMC is dismantling his entire philosophy , is Europe.

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  7. Banks starting to loosen reins on creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | CBS News

    ... standards around the edges, they remain far pickier than before the 2008 financial crisis. Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke even joked about recently getting turned down by a bank when he tried to refinance his mortgage. And certainly financial ...

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  8. Scrutiny of Fed Seen Intensifying If Republicans Win SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | News Max

    As Janet Yellen was preparing to take over the Federal Reserve, she got some advice from the departing chairman, Ben Bernanke: Keep in mind that "Congress is our boss." Yellen would do well to heed his words if the Republican Party gains majority control of the Senate in the midterm elections, giving fresh impetus to congressional efforts to constrain the Fed's powers to supervise the financial system and make monetary policy.

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  9. As Fed ends bond buys, Yellen to expand influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    When the Federal Reserve announced the end of its landmark bond buying program Wednesday, it also signaled the start of something else: Officially, Yellen has been Fed chair since February. But the phase-out of the bond-buying stimulus program Yellen inherited from her predecessor, Ben Bernanke, truly marks her inauguration.

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  10. Fed's stimulus to end; did it work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Journalgazette.net

    ... They also feared bubbles in financial markets that would soon pop. A. Since August 2010, when Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke argued for a second round of stimulus, the dollar has gained strength against major currencies and inflation has stayed tame. One ...

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  11. Round Three of Quantitative Easing is OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Learn Bonds

    ... Federal Reserve policy, I would argue, also prevented a catastrophe in commercial banking. And, this was one of Ben Bernanke's primary goals. Even with such a sever financial crisis, there were no bank holidays and although there were bank closings, ...

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  12. OVERKILL Washington slams door on too many borrowersRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... to review and complete." The situation is so bad that even recently retired Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke - formerly the nation's top banker - was denied a loan when he tried to refinance his house. Bernanke told a conference in ...

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  13. Markets may see volatility as Fed ends bond buyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... economy" with little sign of inflation. " The purchases were controversial when launched by then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke. His vice chairman, Janet Yellen, is now the Fed chief, in charge of winding down the effort. The program, technically called ...

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  14. Alan Greenspan: Money Printing Didn't WorkRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | FITSNews

    Former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan - himself a supporter of liberal monetary policy - is blasting the massive money-printing "stimulus" that took place under his successor Ben Bernanke . In an interview with The Wall Street Journal , Greenspan - who ran the Fed from 1987-2006 - said the secretive central bank's " quantitative easing " plan did not accomplish its objectives.

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  15. Has quantitative easing worked?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Newsday

    ... or worse than it would have been without QE? With that caveat in mind, the former Federal Reserve chairman, Ben Bernanke, said in 2012 : "There is substantial evidence that the Federal Reserve's asset purchases have lowered longer-term yields and ...

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  16. Fed Cites Improved Labor Market While Ending QE as PlannedRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The Federal Reserve said it sees further improvement in the labor market while confirming it will end an asset-purchase program that has added $1.66 trillion to its balance sheet.. Peter Cook reports on "Bottom Line."

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  17. Hatzius: Rate hike (still) coming September 2015Read the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Mortgage News Daily

    ... http://on.wsj.com/grandcentralsignup. HILSENRATH'S TAKE In an open letter to former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke in 2010, a group of prominent academics and hedge fund managers urged the central bank to stop its bond purchases known as ...

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  18. Why the Fed is giving up too soon on the economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... And for that, we can thank the Federal Reserve. "The problem with quantitative easing," former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke has said, "is it works in practice, but it doesn't work in theory." That's never been more true than with QE3. Unemployment has ...

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  19. Sensex back above 27KRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... and the Nifty came closer to the 8100-level. Global stock markets, including India, were rattled last year when Ben Bernanke, the former Fed chairman, had announced plans to taper bond purchases. While the central bank has since then brought down ...

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  20. Did the Fed's $4 trillion experiment work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... They also feared bubbles in financial markets that would soon pop. A: Since August 2010, when then-Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke argued for a second round of stimulus, the dollar has gained strength against major currencies and inflation has stayed ...

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