Federal Reserve

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    Despite financial market fears over the uncertainty of Greece’s debt crisis and the ...
  2. How the Fed Affects Reverse Mortgages

    An in depth look at how the Federal Reserve affects reverse mortgages.
  3. Signs The U.S. Recovery Is Solid

    Many market observers lately have been making some pretty pessimistic evaluations ...
  4. Regional Banks Give The Fed A National Perspective

    We all know that the Federal Reserve utilizes monetary policy to control the economy, ...
  5. Spectator Vs. Speculator: Two Market Approaches

    Spectators and speculators rely on different mechanisms to identify and profit from ...
  6. Rising Interest Rates: Who it Helps, Who it Hurts

    When interest rates rise, the impact hits some of us differently. Here's why.
  1. 3 Stocks To Buy and Hold For the Rest of 2015

    One of the dominant themes to consider for 2015 is the normalization of monetary ...
  2. Fed Raising Rates Affects Startup Funding

    With interest rates having nowhere else to go but up, the Fed’s impending interest ...
  3. Consider The Season On Trading Day

    Calendar and clock bias, better known as seasonality, is a frequently misunderstood ...
  4. Is This The Right Way To Invest In Silver?

    Silver might still be a good long-term bet, but if you’re going to make it, then ...
  5. End of Fed's Bond-Buying Program: 7 Things To ...

    This article helps investors understand the economic and financial effects that result ...
  6. An Investor's Guide To Bank Stress-Testing

    Just how are bank stress tests performed and what is the logic behind them? And is ...
  1. The Federal Reserve

    Few organizations can move the market like the Federal Reserve. As an investor, it's ...
  1. How does the bond market react to changes in the Federal Funds Rate?

    Discover how the bond market reacts to changes in the federal funds rate. The risk-free rate of return is a major factor ...
  2. Why do commercial banks borrow from the Federal Reserve?

    Learn how commercial banks borrow from the Federal Reserve to meet minimum reserve requirements, and discover the pros and ...
  3. What are the differences between the Federal Funds Rate and LIBOR?

    Learn the key differences between the federal funds rate and the London Interbank Offered Rate, including currency denomination ...
  4. What is the correlation between inflation and interest rate risk?

    Learn about the correlation between inflation and interest rate risk. Central banks raise interest rates when inflation becomes ...
  1. Five Women Who Are Leading In Male-Dominated ...

    In honor of March's Women's History Month, we look at five prominent female leaders ...
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