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Fed Buys More Corporate Bonds, But May Slow Purchases Soon

  • The Federal Reserve purchased $1.3 billion in corporate bonds in late June, on top of other purchases earlier in the month
  • The purchases are part of an effort to keep interest rates low and allow large companies to borrow money by selling corporate debt
  • The Fed has slowed such purchases in recent weeks and may stop altogether if the markets remain healthy
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