QE2 sets sail

Steyn, Greta
November 2010
Finweek;11/18/2010, p12
The article focuses on the decision of the U.S. Federal Reserve Board to pursue another round of quantitative easing called QE2. The move entails delivering a further 600 billion US dollars into the money markets to boost the economy. The Federal Reserve pursues a QE2 on view that inflation threatens to turn into deflation. It is considered that the quantitative easing will bring bond yields even lower.


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