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Will equities become the next QE asset class the Fed buys?

Will equities become the next QE asset class the Fed buys?

The Fed recently broadened the range of assets it will buy in Quantitative Easing (QE) programs, to include corporate bonds and sub-investment grade issues, supplementing US Treasuries and (agency) MBS. Given the severity and broad-based nature of the shock to the US economy from the coronavirus, this begs the question ...

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