Interest rates

  • We could see ‘small taper’ this month – Fed official by Ryan Smith

    St. Louis Fed President James Bullard says recent encouraging economic data makes it more likely that the Fed will reduce its bond-buying program at least slightly this month.

  • Will the Fed taper this month? by Ryan Smith

    With better-than-expected job growth and new home sales, could the Federal Reserve be about to wind back its $85bn-per-month bond-buying program?

  • Yellen could be confirmed next week by Ryan Smith

    Yellen is widely expected to continue current Fed chair Ben Bernanke's easy-money policies, which have led to historically low interest rates


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