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Tag Archives: Bernanke

The Mid-Week Trend update: The FOMC announcements have a ring of finality to it!

One need not remind our readers that we do not think half as optimistically as the fed seems to have indicated yesterday. one expected an end 2013 calendar beginning for … Continue reading

June 20, 2013

The mid-week Trend Update (US Economy and Markets) : European GDPs being a positive surprise on Low expectations

Using a discussion of QE globally to raise the spectre of withdrawal Let me lead with the worries of stripping of QE liquidity by Ben Bernanke fueled in Asia today … Continue reading

May 23, 2013

Ben Bernanke Speaks (Q&A , post FOMC 1430 hrs March 20, 2013)

A rather non conventional start to the presser with Ben Bernanke being cornered on how big the change in Employment situation and inflation would actually cause the Fed to reduced … Continue reading

March 20, 2013

Ben Bernanke Speaks: US and UK join hands to go down the unlimited QE lane

Making news this Wednesday as the FOMC meeting gets over is the continuing of the Federal Reserve along new NGDP targets or in this particular US cae an unemployment target … Continue reading

December 12, 2012

US Economy: Bernanke’s Testimony at the Senate Banking Committee Day 1: No QE3 right now.

Read my Lips. We are the US regulator. We cannot regulate LIBOR which is run by the British. A flabbergasted Ben Bernanke would have probably used those words at home … Continue reading

July 17, 2012

Another FOMC ..Bernanke's third press conference | FOMC, Nov 2, 2011

After a muted policy statement consistent with the direction set in the June conference/FOMC review, this month’s policy statement talks of declining unemployment, continuing the $400 bln Operation Twist (with … Continue reading

November 2, 2011 · 1 Comment

Rush hour: Budget Cuts to dry up US momentum | Advantage zyaada

Though exigencies of the cash starved central bankers did let inflation rule as the growth vehicle of choice and a healthy 5% inflation has been more or less stable for … Continue reading

February 24, 2011

Repayment week Dec 9-14 | Dealbook blog

The banks are done with all the help planned for them since’s just the last 3 days. Reforms will establish a new normal for us bankers..Wells Fargo, Citi, BofA … Continue reading

December 15, 2009