It’s Official – The Fed Is Now Buying European Government Bonds

Tuesday, March 27, 2012
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden
ZeroHedge.com
03/27/2012

As if the ‘risk-less’ dollar-swaps the Fed has extended to any and every major central bank were not enough, William Dudley just unashamedly admitted that the Fed now holds ‘a very small amount of European Sovereign Debt’. Explaining this position, as Bloomberg notes:

•*DUDLEY: FED HOLDS OVERSEAS SOVEREIGN DEBT TO MANAGE RESERVES
•*DUDLEY: HIGH BAR FOR ADDITIONAL PURCHASES OF EUROPE DEBT

The Rest…HERE

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