Daily Archives 2006/05/01

What Not To Do On The Trading Floor

Categories: General.

It seems that Ben Bernanke has a bit to learn about speaking the most carefully analyzed words in the financial universe. The visual image painted by the Financial Times is just priceless; I wish I had a video clip of this…

“I asked [Bernanke] whether the markets got it right after his congressional testimony and he said, flatly, no,” [CNBC Anchor] Bartiromo said. She was reporting live from floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the resulting trading roar almost drowned out the rest of her remarks.

(Thanks for Ron for bringing the FT article to my attention)