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Christopher Rugaber, The Associated Press

The central bank will continue to buy US$120 billion in Treasury and mortgage bonds each month

  • July 29, 2020 July 29, 2020
  • 14:29

Support will now also be offered to non-profits and endowments

  • July 17, 2020 July 17, 2020
  • 10:55

Still, the central bank did purchase US$1.3 billion in corporate bonds in late June

  • July 10, 2020 July 10, 2020
  • 15:13

It could be the shortest and deepest on record

  • June 8, 2020 June 8, 2020
  • 14:59

It fell to 13.3% from 14.7% in April, but is still high

  • June 5, 2020 June 5, 2020
  • 10:20

It's designed for medium-sized companies that don't qualify for other aid

  • May 29, 2020 May 29, 2020
  • 13:47

But don't expect rates to go to zero, says the Federal Reserve chair

  • May 13, 2020 May 13, 2020
  • 11:31

Unemployment spiked to 14.7% as the economy shed 20.5 million jobs in April

  • May 8, 2020 May 8, 2020
  • 10:30

The program initially allowed only 10 cities and 16 counties to participate

  • April 28, 2020 April 28, 2020
  • 10:52

Roughly 22 million American workers seek benefits since the virus outbreak

  • April 16, 2020 April 16, 2020
  • 10:43