Bernanke Warns of "Important Risks" in Wholesale Funding Markets At Chicago Fed Conference


Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, left, speaks... News PhotoBen Bernanke,CEO,Central Bank,Chairperson,Charles L. Evans - Economist,Chicago - Illinois,Competition,Federal Reserve,Feeding,Finance,Financial Occupation,Government,Horizontal,Illinois,Interest Rate,Investment,Midwest USA,North America,Party Conference,Politics,President,Stock Market and Exchange,Talking,The Americas,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergBen S. Bernanke, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, left, speaks with Charles Evans, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, during the 49th Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., on Friday, May 10, 2013. Bernanke said risks persist in wholesale funding markets used frequently by Wall Street brokers to finance securities trading. Photographer: Tim Boyle/Bloomberg via Getty Images