Implementation of monetary policy

The Federal Reserve establishes the monetary policy of the EE. UU In accordance with your congressional mandate: promote maximum employment, stable prices and moderate long-term interest rates in the US economy. UU The Federal Reserve achieves these objectives by managing the level of short-term interest rates, specifically, by establishing an objective (or target range) for … Read moreImplementation of monetary policy

Statement on plans to reinvest capital payments on the agency’s debt and agency-backed securities in treasury securities

On March 20, 2019, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) provided additional information on the plans for its securities holdings through its Balance Sheet Normalization Principles and Plans. As of October 2019, the payments of capital received from the agency’s debt and the holdings of the MBS agency will be reinvested in Treasury securities through … Read moreStatement on plans to reinvest capital payments on the agency’s debt and agency-backed securities in treasury securities