Investors See Froth, But No Bubble (Yet)
- How Low Can Junk Bond Yields Go? Sheahan, Matthew // High Yield Report;9/17/2012, p41
The article explores the impact of the 85 billion U.S. dollar per month third quantitative easing (QE3) in the U.S. on junk bond yields. It is noted that the third incarnation of the Federal Reserve's monetary stimulus effort could push high yield bond average yields to further all-time lows....
- Fed Sets 0.25% Minimum On $25B 70-Day TAFs. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;11/3/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33210, p2
The article reports on the Federal Reserve which set a 0.25 percent minimum bid to its 25 billion dollars 70-day Term Auction Facility (TAF) in the U.S. It mentions that the Federal Reserve set a minimum of five million dollars per bid. On the other hand, the maximum bid is 2.5 billion dollars...
- The Federal Reserve's Unconventional Policies. WILLIAMS, JOHN C. // FRBSF Economic Letter;11/13/2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 34, p1
The article presents a discussion of unconventional monetary policies used by the U.S. Federal Reserve, adapted from a presentation by Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco president and chief executive officer John C. Williams at the University of California, Irvine on November 5, 2012.
- Fed Steps In on Rates. DEROUSSEAU, RYAN // Money;Nov2012, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p22
The article examines the U.S. Federal Reserve Board's monetary policy known as quantitative easing in which the central bank purchases mortgage-backed securities from banks to create more credit, focusing on its impact on interest rates.
- Fed's Projections Show Most See 2015 Tightening. Jagoda, Naomi // Bond Buyer;9/19/2013, Vol. 385 Issue 33982, p2
The article focuses on a summary of economic projections released by the U.S. Federal Reserve in September 2013 which shows that a majority of Federal Reserve board members and bank presidents expect 2015 as the appropriate time for monetary policy tightening.
- Need to Keep Policies Separate, Plosser Says. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;2/27/2012, Vol. 379 Issue 33669, p2
The article reports that Charles Plosser, president of Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, encourages the U.S. Federal Reserve to keep fiscal, credit, and monetary policies separated and suggests that the board should not use monetary policy to resolve fiscal crisis.
- Savers subsidize Wall Street. OTTE, JOHN // Dakota Farmer;Jul2014, Vol. 133 Issue 7, p35
The article reports on the U.S. Federal Reserve's accommodative monetary policy strives to stimulate the economy.
- Majority of fund managers expect tapering in March 2014. Morris, Pamela // Fundweb;11/13/2013, p12
The article discusses a survey conducted in November 2013 by Bank of America Merrill Lynch which shows the percentage of managers who believe that the U.S. Federal Reserve will introduce quantitative easing (QE) tapering in March 2014.
- Fed Projections Again Point to 2015 Rate Hike. Siegel, Gary // Bond Buyer;6/19/2014, Vol. 1 Issue 34129, p1
The article presents the finding of summary of economic projections released by U.S. Federal Reserve as of 2014 and comments on expected hike in U.S. interest rate, and tightening of U.S. monetary policy as of 2014.