News: 2013-11-21

Central Banks
ECB Said to Consider Minus 0.1 Percent Deposit Rate - Bloomberg
Fed discussed tapering bond buying even if job figures don't improve, minutes show | South China Morning Post
Desperate to Taper - Tim Duy's Fed Watch
Fed Casts About for Endgame on Easy-Money Policy - WSJ.com
Limiting the Fed - NYTimes.com
Fed eyes options to offset end of QE3 - FT.com
"Cutting the extra interest on reserves banks hold with the Fed would drive down already low overnight interest rates even further, probably to just a few basis points, hurting bank profits but adding extra stimulus to the economy.
According to the minutes of its October meeting, most officials on the FOMC thought such a move “could be worth considering at some stage” as a way to signal continued easy monetary policy after...


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