money http://kgou.org en No Change In Fed Policy, Yellen Signals http://kgou.org/post/no-change-fed-policy-yellen-signals Since every word that the head of the Federal Reserve utters is closely watched by those in the financial markets, it's worth noting that in her first appearance before Congress since being confirmed Fed Chair Janet Yellen plans to say Tuesday that:<p>"I expect a great deal of continuity in the FOMC's approach to monetary policy."<p>Her "as prepared for delivery" testimony before the House Committee on Financial Services <a href="http://federalreserve.gov/newsevents/testimony/yellen20140211a.htm" target="_blank">is posted here</a>. Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:07:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 23014 at http://kgou.org No Change In Fed Policy, Yellen Signals Episode 371: Where Dollar Bills Come From http://kgou.org/post/episode-371-where-dollar-bills-come Every single dollar bill in the world — every $20, every $100, everything — is printed on paper made at one small mill in Massachusetts. That's been the case for 130 years.<p>On today's show, we visit the mill. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:32:50 +0000 editor 14234 at http://kgou.org Episode 371: Where Dollar Bills Come From Winners and Losers in the Cyprus Financial Crisis http://kgou.org/post/winners-and-losers-cyprus-financial-crisis <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Banks in Cyprus are open for normal business for the second day, but with strict restrictions on how much money their clients can access, after being shut down for nearly two weeks to prevent people from draining their accounts as the country's politicians sought a way out of an acute financial crisis.</span></p><div>"They were weakened by the fact that they had too many investments in Greek companies," said Suzette Grillot. "So they've become another victim of the Greek financial crisis."</div><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 18:07:36 +0000 Suzette Grillot & Rebecca Cruise 2865 at http://kgou.org Winners and Losers in the Cyprus Financial Crisis