FED ASSET BUYING

May 21, 2012 at 9:58 pm | Posted in Economics, Financial, Research, USA | Leave a comment

spin-globe.gif

books-globe.gif

globe-purple.gif

history.gif

world.gif

compass.gif

loudspeaker.gif

globeinmoney.jpg

FRBSF Economic Letter:

Fed Asset Buying and Private Borrowing Rates

FRBSF Economic Research publicweb@sf.frb.org

“FRBSF Economic Research”

Mon, 21 May 2012

FRBSF Economic Letter 2012-16 has been posted
on the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s Web site

Fed Asset Buying and Private Borrowing Rates
by Michael D. Bauer

Past rounds of large-scale asset purchases by the Federal Reserve have lowered yields not only on the targeted securities, but also on various private borrowing rates. In particular, yields on corporate bonds and primary mortgage rates decreased in response to Fed asset purchase announcements. Notably, however, the link between rates on mortgage-backed securities and actual mortgage rates has weakened in the wake of the financial crisis.

Read the full article at:
http://www.frbsf.org/publications/economics/letter/2012/el2012-16.html?utm_source=mailchimp-icon&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=economic-letter-2012-05-21.html

FRBSF Economic Letter:

Fed Asset Buying and Private Borrowing Rates

FRBSF Economic Research publicweb@sf.frb.org

“FRBSF Economic Research”

Mon, 21 May 2012

banknotes.jpg

BANK FOR INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENTS MAY 16 AND MAY 21 2012: FINANCIAL ECONOMICS

May 21, 2012 at 4:53 pm | Posted in Economics, Financial, Globalization, History, Research | Leave a comment

spin-globe.gif

books-globe.gif

globe-purple.gif

history.gif

world.gif

compass.gif

loudspeaker.gif

globeinmoney.jpg

Central bankers’ speeches from 16 and 21 May now available

Press, Service (press@bis.org)

Mon 5/21/12

Central bankers’ speeches for 21 May 2012
now available on the BIS website

Barbro Wickman-Parak: Economic analysis requires a cool head – my view of developments in Sweden and abroad

Mario Draghi: Monetary policy in unconventional times

Mojmír Hampl: The EU banking industry

Central bankers’ speeches for 16 May 2012
now available on the BIS website

Ong Chong Tee: Financial economics

Ardian Fullani: Albania’s economic and financial developments in 2011

Elizabeth A Duke: Prescriptions for housing recovery

Thomas Jordan: Monetary policy in times of crisis. Why central banks talk to one another

All speeches from 1997 onwards are available from the BIS website at:

http://www.bis.org/list/cbspeeches/index.htm.

Communications

Bank for International Settlements

E-mail: press@bis.org

Website: www.bis.org

Phone: +41 61 280 8188

Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

Central bankers’ speeches from 16 and 21 May now available‏

http://www.bis.org/list/cbspeeches/index.htm

Press, Service (press@bis.org)

Mon 5/21/12

banknotes.jpg


Entries and comments feeds.