Geithner To Replace Bernanke At Fed?

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timmothy Geithner is an odds-on favorite to replace Ben Bernanke as Fed Chairman, according to Washington insiders. Bernanke’s second term as Chairman of the Federal Reserve ends on January 31, 2014. It is unlikely that President Obama will nominate the Bush appointee to a third run; instead, a new candidate who will be able to the president’s […]

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Bernanke Defends QE3 Stimulus

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke defended criticism of his third round of economic stimulus on Sunday, advising emerging markets to stop intervening in their own economies and allow their currencies to rise instead. The Fed announced last month that it will begin a new program of open-ended bond purchases that will go on until there is a substantial improvement in

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