Fed Adopts Thresholds, Expands Asset Purchases

Dec. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Peter Cook reports that the Federal Reserve said it will buy $45 billion a month of Treasury securities starting in January, expanding its asset-purchase program, and it linked the outlook for its main interest rate to unemployment and inflation. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Lunch Money."
Aetna to Buy Humana for $37 Billion
15:53 - Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua and Manus Cranny report on today's "Top Headlines." They speak on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse." (Source: Bloomberg)
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