The Fed's new tools

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Jan 13, 2014
Economists say the Fed's massive balance sheet isn't a concern, thanks to new tools.

Barclays agrees to $450 million settlement over rate manipulation

Jun 27, 2012
Barclays Bank, based in London, is paying $450 million to settle securities investigations in the U.S. and the U.K. Regulators accused the bank of manipulating a critical interest rate -- the so-called "Libor" rate -- to its own advantage.