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Operation Twist: Has Anybody Noticed? Plus Anarchy in Europe

Has Anyone Seen My Operation Twist? I was just looking around to see if anyone had noticed any substantive impact of operation twist by the Federal Reserve (see the November Fed POMO Schedule). Initially we saw mortgage rates drop to … Continue reading

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Fed QE3: Introducing Operation Twist

So the Fed announces QE3: Operation Twist and the market tanks. I think it’s a little unfair to say the market drop was in direct response to the size and characteristics of the Fed’s next round of quantitative easing: after … Continue reading

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Market Meltdown 2011 | Paging Ben Bernanke

Welcome back from Labor Day weekend! What? No job? No matter. Market meltdown 2011 is in full swing again today after having the weekend to digest the dismal jobs numbers Friday and future outlook. Summer is over, and gone with … Continue reading

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