Bernanke vows no retreat on easing policy

Bernanke vows no retreat on easing policy
In testimony to US Congress on Wednesday, the Fed chairman said asset purchases will slow from $ 85bn-a-month later this year if the economy stays strong but he argued that the Fed was not backing away from easy monetary policy with almost every other …
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Tapering not tightening; the monetary policy debate
In terms of monetary policy, market focus will be equally acute in respect of the Bank of England minutes released tomorrow. This morning's UK inflation data has spared the blushes of the new Governor, coming in just below the 3 percent level and thus …
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Draghi Says Easy-Money Policy Remains
PARIS—The European Central Bank's monetary policy will remain accommodative for the foreseeable future, ECB President Mario Draghi said Wednesday during a hearing at the French parliament.
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IMF paper highlights importance of macro-pru and monetary policy co-ordination
A new paper from six researchers at the IMF investigates "if, and how, institutional arrangements are correlated with the use of macro-prudential policy instruments" – with findings that point to "the importance of coordination between macro-prudential …
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