Nov 24, 2013

Tapering & Tight Financial Conditions

If the markets continue to believe, if they continue to take the Fed taper bate and feel that a taper is imminent, interest rates on long term government bonds are going to rise even further. Now, if they continue to rise by the time the March meeting comes around financial conditions will be a lot tighter than they were back in September.

If the Federal Reserve could not taper in September because financial conditions were too tight, how are they going to taper in March or even sooner if financial conditions are even tighter?

Peter Schiff is an American businessman, investment broker and financial commentator. Schiff is the CEO and chief global strategist of Euro Pacific Capital Inc.

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