Politics And More

‘The Fed’ and We, The People

June 19, 2014

The ‘Federal Open Market Committee‘ recently announced[1] a plan to reduce its monthly purchases of financial instruments (generally mortgage bonds and ‘treasuries’ – US Government bonds) from US$50 to US$35 Billion. Interesting how they want […]

Politics And More

QE3

August 5, 2011

Not a forecast of the next female monarch in England, nor the newest luxury liner in the Cunard Line. “Quantitative Easing” is a monetary policy used by central banks (such as the Federal Reserve System […]