Bernanke's Own Words on Asset Purchases, Economy

Sept. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke speaks about the central bank's program of stimulative asset purchases, interest rates and the U.S. economy. Bernanke speaks at a news conference after a meeting of the Fed's policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee in Washington. (Excerpts. Source: Bloomberg)
Les Miserables: Venezuela Tops Miserable Economies List
24:26 - March 3 -- Venezuela, Argentina, South Africa, Ukraine and Greece are the five most painful economies in which to live and work, according to Bloomberg survey data that make up the so-called misery index for 2015. Bloomberg's Yvonne Man has more on "First Up."
  • What Are the Prospects for Inflation in Asia?
  • The Top Stocks to Watch in Asia Today
  • Nasdaq 5,000 Is Certainly Reasonable: Ablin