Posts Tagged ‘stimulus’

Bernanke talks of possible stimulus from Fed

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said during a keenly awaited speech on Friday that the Fed is ready to infuse more stimulus to the economy given the serious implication posed by the stagnating labor market. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

TSX buoyed by U.S. consumer data

Signs that American consumers are spending more money and the possibility of more stimulus measures from the U.S. Federal Reserve pushed stock markets sharply higher on Monday. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Asian Stocks Post First Gain in Eight Weeks on Europe Optimism

Asian stocks climbed, driving the region’s key benchmark index to its first advance in eight weeks, as concern Europe’s debt crisis will hurt earnings of exporters and banks eased and the Federal Reserve said it is prepared to provide further stimulus to the U.S. economy if needed. View full post on Finance Stories

Volcker Beckers: A carbon tax kills incentives for power generators to invest in greener fuels

The head of npower cannot understand how a tax on carbon emissions will act as a stimulus for new and more investments in greener energy as the Government prepares to consult on electricity market reforms. View full post on UK Business Stories

Fed’s $600 Billion Economic Stimulus Plan Drives Stocks Up

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The Federal Reserve’s announcement to buy $600 billion in bonds to stimulate the economy sent global markets rallying and U.S. stocks surging on Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was back in the same height before the crash of Lehman Brothers […]

U.S. Federal Reserve launches economic stimulus

The U.S. Federal Reserve has announced a widely expected move to stimulate the American economy. View full post on Canada Business Stories