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MNI BRIEF: Fed's Quarles Says to Consider MBS-Led Taper


Fed Vice Chair Randal Quarles said Wednesday the Federal Reserve will consider bigger reductions of MBS versus Treasuries when it decides the time has come to taper bond buys, as MNI reported exclusively last week.

"We'll certainly be considering that as we deliberate over asset purchase policy," Quarles said during a Q&A.

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