• / Free eNewsletters & Magazine
  • / My Account
Home>Will Rates Rise if Ben Bernanke is Replaced?

Will Rates Rise if Ben Bernanke is Replaced?

Perspectives Content Submission

Fri, 7 Dec 2012

I was recently asked, “What will be the impact if Bernanke is replaced? Could a new Fed Chairman increase rates sooner than expected and put major pressure on the fixed income market?” My response: I see three scenarios under which rates might rise significantly: Fed tightening…highly unlikely in t

Related Videos

  1. How Can I Protect My Portfolio From the Inflation Boogeyman?

    Northern Trust's Mark Carlson, State Street's Chris Goolgasian, and Merk Investments' Axel Merk discuss ways investors can hedge against rising inflation concerns, including the potential usage of commodities, gold, and TIPS, the effects of Fed action, and more.

  2. Johnson: Don't Fret the Fed

    The Fed has played a key role in nudging the recovery along, but the taper of bond purchases won't torpedo the economy, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.

  3. Deciphering the Big Picture

    In Session 1 of the 2013 Morningstar Individual Investor Conference, Northern Trust's Katie Nixon, Charlie Bobrinskoy of Ariel, and Morningstar's Bob Johnson tackle today's macro questions on government policy, economic growth, inflation , and more.

  4. Fed Up?

    Morningstar's Bob Johnson assesses the impact of the FOMC's stimulus program so far and stacks up the Fed's growth and employment expectations against his own.

Upcoming Events
Conferences
Webinars

©2014 Morningstar Advisor. All right reserved.