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Implications on the End of QE in the U.S. – Perspectives from around Principal Global Investors (Video)



The Federal Reserve has brought its era of extremely accommodative monetary policy to a close. Their asset-purchase program, referred to as quantitative easing or QE, has wrapped up. And the end of U.S. QE will have implications for the various asset classes. We sat down with several of the…

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This Time Next Week – 50/50 Chance There Will Be a Taper



When the sun rises on December 19th, I believe there’s an even chance that the Federal Reserve will have announced that they’ll begin tapering their bond-buying program that began in September 2012. I’d put 50/50 odds on an announcement of tapering their US$85 billion per month program of…

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