Yahoo! Finance News – Peter Schiff, Cyprus, Ben Bernanke, Millan Mulraine, Schiff: Dollar Bears Aren?t Wrong?Just Early
Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke said Wednesday in a press conference that he doesn’t believe the Fed is fueling a stock market bubble with its easy money policies, as pointed out by the Washington Times. Yet as Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Precious Metals contends, the Fed has a poor track record when it […]
Cyprus Agrees to Spin Off Greek Units of Cypriot Banks
Cyprus has agreed with Greece on a takeover of the Greek units of Cypriot banks, the island nation’s presidency said on Friday, ending uncertainty over the fate of those operations.
Forget Cyprus, Bernanke Is Taking More From Depositors
After the Federal Reserve reaffirmed its easy money policy Wednesday, Chairman Ben Bernanke was asked whether the U.S. would ever think of taxing bank depositors as Cyprus has done.
Existing Home Sales Touch Three-Year High
Home resales hit a three-year high in February and prices jumped, adding to signs of an acceleration in the housing market recovery, even though the supply of properties on the market increased.