Will Operation Twist Work For mREITs?
By Todd Johnson:The federal government continues to impact all aspects of financial investments, and potentially agency mREITs. I have to roll with the punches. Nobody can fight the Fed. Today's mission is to address whether the new proposals will work. Let me pour myself a cup of coffee and examine if Operation Twist will work. The last known experimenting was in the 1960s with President John F. Kennedy. Here are the impacted agency mREITs if Operation Twist is implemented: Click to enlarge Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, on July 17th, did state he thought the economic slow down was "temporary." He stated that the Fed was ready to provide more "accomodative measures." It turns out one of the options on the table is "Operation Twist." It turns out the economic recovery was not on a temporary stall, but a continued slowdown.
Operation Twist And The Effect Of Large-Scale Asset Purchases
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