Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve, says they will continue to buy bonds.
Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve, says they will continue to buy bonds. Abaca Press/MCT
Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve, says they will continue to buy bonds. Abaca Press/MCT

Fed’s surprise move to continue boosting economy could extend low lending rates

September 18, 2013 2:30 PM