For the Week Ending April 18, 2014 159 more words
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Submitted by Tyler Durden on 04/16/2014 – 14:31
Despite Janet Yellen’s meet-and-greet with the unemployed and criminal classes, the absence of Ben Bernanke has seemingly empowered several Fed heads to be just a little too frank and honest about their views. 79 more words
One of the biggest questions in the weeks ahead is: What will the Fed do?
Remember that the Fed is now purchasing $35 billion in Treasuries and $30 billion in Mortgage Bonds (the type of Bonds on which home loan rates are based) to help stimulate the economy and housing market. 225 more words
James Rickards, financier and author of the excellent cautionary best-seller Currency Wars, has recently released a follow-on book: The Death of Money: The Coming Collapse of the International Monetary System… 75 more words