Bernanke Sees Important Risks in Wholesale Funding Markets

Bernanke Sees Important Risks in Wholesale Funding Markets

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Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke speaks during a banking conference in Chicago, on May 10, 2013. The Federal Reserve has broadened its oversight beyond banks and now monitors a wide-range of financial institutions that could hasten another financial crisis, Chairman Ben Bernanke said Friday.