reserve requirements Archive

CHINA RAISES BANKS’ RESERVE REQUIREMENT RATIO 50bps

[Skip to the end] Seems everyone has this wrong? All reserve requirements do is raise the cost of funds for the banks, not the quantity of funds they can loan. Stephen Green’s thoughts on China: CHINA RAISES BANKS’ RESERVE REQUIREMENT RATIO 50bps: This is a significant move. Rrr hikes require state council ...Read More

Bill Dudley’s Speech

[Skip to the end] >    >   (email exchange) >    >   On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 8:36 AM, wrote: >    >   I was reading Bill Dudley’s speech from last week and can’t figure out why he’s saying >   some things that are at best misleading. >    >   Mr. Dudley’s overall remarks were interesting, helpful and encouraging in ...Read More