Bernanke: Trump Policy Won't Be as Effective
Bernanke: Trump Policy Won't Be as Effective as the Markets AnticipatedFox BusinessWhat they want to do is unwind it, reduce it probably to $3 trillion or so.” Despite the big numbers, Bernanke predicts the unwinding will have little impact on the economy. “I think it's not going to cause a lot of problems, most people in America won ...and more »
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 6:04 am
Ask Ben Bernanke Some Hard Questions - Stock
Stock InvestorAsk Ben Bernanke Some Hard QuestionsStock InvestorBen Bernanke, two-term chairman of the Federal Reserve (2006-2014), came to the SALT conference this week in Las Vegas, and was interviewed by Bloomberg editor Erik Schatzker. The interview was not allowed to be televised or streamed, so I expected ...
Posted on 18 May 2017 | 4:53 pm
Bernanke says Wall Street is blind to
New York PostBernanke says Wall Street is blind to Washington turmoilNew York Post“In the longer term, we think this will present a much better opportunity.” During his talk, Bernanke often returned to the crossroads between Washington and Wall Street. It would be in Trump's “best interest” to renominate Janet Yellen, Bernanke's ...Bernanke on stability of White House: 'A reasonable concern' - May ...CNNMoneyall 4 news articles »
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 9:28 pm
Ben Bernanke says US economy is nearing
The Sydney Morning HeraldBen Bernanke says US economy is nearing capacityThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe US economy should continue to deliver moderate growth but there is limited scope to pick up that pace with the jobless rate "about as low as it can go", former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke said. "We've got basically a 2 per cent economy ...
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 2:19 pm
Bernanke: Always 'puzzled' by way markets
MarketWatchBernanke: Always 'puzzled' by way markets ignore political risk until ...MarketWatchLAS VEGAS (MarketWatch)—The ability of financial markets to ignore deepening political turmoil in Washington and elsewhere has long puzzled former Federal ...and more »
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 10:20 am
A Cautionary History of US Monetary
The most recent episode – between 2004 and 2007 – was the most devastating of the four. Neither Greenspan nor his successor, Ben Bernanke, understood how fragile the housing market and the financial system had become after a long period of under ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:45 am
Japan inflation dips but avoids turning
The line was a sly reference to advice from an American policymaker in the early 2000s — the remark is often attributed to Ben Bernanke but more likely due to then Treasury undersecretary John Taylor — that the BoJ could even buy ketchup if it needed a ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:08 am
China Cuts Rates, Infuses Liquidity: Stock
In recent years, former Chairman Ben Bernanke has used this events to strongly hint at impending changes in monetary policy, something that Yellen had the opportunity to do this week. Moreover, the CBOE VIX Volatility Index – a.k.a. the “investor fear ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:05 am
Investors are dumping stocks like it's 2007
BAML's note shows the largest outflows from emerging-market, high-yield, and investment-grade bond funds since the 2013 "taper tantrum," when Ben Bernanke, then the Federal Reserve chair, started talking about winding in the US central bank's quantitative ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:45 am
Fed needs to make a move
His successor, Ben Bernanke, followed up with quantitative easing programs and the proverbial "Bernanke put," which implied that the Fed was placing a floor under the market. QE programs in Europe are fueling housing bubbles on the Continent. Since 2010 ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:13 pm