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How to Profit from ECB’s Attempts to End Economic Slowdown

By JuliaTyler, published on Apr 1, 2014

... banks like the Lehman Brothers had already collapsed and more would follow. Something had to be done or else it would be a disaster situation.

When all of this was happening, the Federal Reserve stepped in to save the U.S. economy. It started to use a monetary policy tool called quantitative easing. The idea was simple: print money out of thin air and then buy back bad debt from the banks. As a result of this, the banks would have liquidity, which would eventually create more lending, moving the U.S. economy towards the path of economic growth.

You can look at Japan as... (more)

Tags: japan, federal reserve, central bank, euro, u.s. economy, u.s. dollar, economic growth, economic slowdown, etfs, ecb, european central bank, quantitative easing

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