Jun 25, 2011
Did QE Affect Stocks (S&P 500)
Graph with the S&P 500 between January 2008 and April 2011 with the main data of Quantitative Easing. Quantitative Easing is a policy of the Federal Reserve in which the National Bank bought United States Treasuries to bring interest rates down in other words to combat deflation and bring unemployment down. The current quantittative easing (i.e. QE2) will come to an end on July 1st 2011.