Tag Archives: Policy

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 … Read more on Financial [...]

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How the Federal Reserve Manages U.S. Monetary Policy

The Federal Reserve has a variety of tools at its disposal to manage U.S. monetary policy. In this brief video I’ll provide an overview of the tools that the… Monetary Policy is often employed during recessions to try and stimulate aggregate demand by reducing interest rates in the banking system. The effectiveness…

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Monetary policy shift may hit China

Monetary policy shift may hit China But history tells us that if the US tightens its monetary policy, this may lead to a global crisis. After the US halted convertibility between the dollar and gold in the Nixon era to stabilize the greenback, countries such as the USSR and Mexico bought … Read more on [...]

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Asian shares buoyed by ECB, BoE policy signals

Asian shares buoyed by ECB, BoE policy signals Breaking away from its tradition never to precommit on policy, the European Central Bank declared it would keep interest rates at record lows for an extended period and may even cut further. The Bank also cautioned investors they were being too quick … Read more on Reuters [...]

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Latest Monetary Policy News

Asian markets up on Europe, US policy optimism BANGKOK — Optimism that easy European and U.S. monetary policy will continue boosted Asian stock markets Friday as investors awaited a key American jobs report later in the day. The prospect of continued monetary stimulus helped offset worries earlier … Read more on Hilton Head Island Packet Asset [...]

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St. Louis Feds Bullard Discusses Recent U.S. Monetary Policy and Economic Outlook for 2013

Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gave remarks Thursday on The Feds New Regime and the 2013 Outlook, during an economic forecast luncheon sponsored by the Wisconsin Bankers Association. During his presentation, Bullard discussed recent changes to U.S. monetary policy. He noted that the policy [...]

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Latest Monetary Policy News

Central Bank of Kenya eases monetary policy as inflation stays low “These provide reason for a promising 2013. Going forward, monetary policy will continue to aim at a low and stable price environment supportive of economic growth,” said Sirima. He described I&M Holdings as the first beneficiary of recent amendments … Read more on The [...]

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Monetary policy according to David Einhorn

David Einhorn of Greenlight Capital discusses the negative effects of low interest rates at The Economist’s Buttonwood Gathering on October 25th 2012.

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Macro 4.2- Monetary Policy and Aggregate Demand

Mr. Clifford explains how to connect the supply and demand for money to aggregate demand and supply.

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St. Louis Feds Bullard Discusses Monetary Policy Options in a Low Policy Rate Environment

Frankfurt, Germany (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 FRANKFURT, Germany Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gave remarks Tuesday on Monetary Policy Options in a Low Policy Rate Environment at Goethe University Frankfurts Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability Distinguished Lecture. During his presentation, Bullard said, The most important monetary policy question during [...]

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CIGI Experts Outline Prescriptions for Cannes Summit and Beyond in Special Report on G20 Issues

Waterloo, Ont. (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 With a possible euro zone collapse and Greek insolvency likely to dominate the upcoming [...]

Pathways Home Health and Hospice Satu Johal Receives CFO of Year of the Year Award; Silicon Valley Business Journal Honoree

Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Satu Johal, CFO at Pathways Home Health & Hospice, received the Silicon Valley Business [...]

Latest Financial Regulation News

Working Together Towards Better Financial Regulation and Stability in Asia Image by Asian Development Bank Tellers attend to clients in [...]

European financial regulation – 4 questions to Olivier Garnier (Societe Generale)

Olivier Garnier, Chief economist at Societe Generale Group, expresses his view on European financial regulation and its reform. Video interview [...]

AMS Health Care Mortgage Corporation Provides Debt Service Savings to Hospitals Utilizing FHA 242 Mortgage Insurance Program

Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 An oft-overlook and relatively unknown federal program for hospitals seeking capital for needed and [...]

Vermont’s Captive Insurance Industry Off to Best Start Since 2005

Montpelier, VT (PRWEB) April 16, 2012 First quarter licensure of new captive insurance companies is off to a strong start [...]