Tapering: Who, What, Why, and When
Thursday, 29 July 2021
The term “tapering” is one of those finance/economic terms often used in headlines, but without a full explanation. To say that tapering is when the Federal Reserve stops its bond purchasing program is accurate, yet incomplete. It leaves so many questions unanswered. In this episode, Jay Pluimer provides a full and clear explanation, including who makes this decision, what a bond purchasing program is and why we have one, and what it means for your portfolio when it is stopped. For the answers to these questions and more, tune in now!