Dec 23, 2013

Federal Reserve's taper begins

Although last week's long-awaited decision by the U.S. Federal Reserve Board to begin tapering off its bond-buying program proved to be a surprise, it was still the right move.

Jun 22, 2013

As Fed eyes QE exit, BOJ may need to up easing

While the U.S. Federal Reserve has offered a timetable for scaling back its quantitative easing regime, the Bank of Japan may face calls for additional easing, some observers say. Stock markets around the globe tumbled and U.S. Treasury yields surged after Fed Chairman Ben ...