Articles Posted in the " Fed " Category






  • Fed decides to taper US stimulus in January

    The Federal Reserve announced Wednesday it would start tapering its massive stimulus program in January, giving a vote of confidence in the recovery of the US economy and job market. The Fed will buy $75 billion on bonds a month next month, down from…


  • Is Fed ready to begin the great taper? Markets say yes

    Is the Federal Reserve ready to put the Great Recession behind it? Is the US economy prepared for it? The markets think so, as the Fed's policy board prepares to meet on Tuesday and Wednesday to decide a momentous step: whether they begin cutting back…