FT taper reporter tells everyone to “chill out”

Author: Adam Button | Category: Central Banks

FT reporter Robin Harding is evidently shocked that his story on the Fed has caused a turnaround in stocks and has taken to twitter to tell everyone to relax because he has no inside source.

Glad people are reading my Fed preview. I’ve been in the September taper camp for a while and I’d stick with that… But people need to chill out. The Fed does not leak anything to any journalist to steer markets – especially during blackout.