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Markets roiled by Bernanke's exit strategy

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LONDON (AP) — Financial markets were roiled Thursday by a clear signal from U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke that the central bank may be done with its monetary stimulus program by next year. While stocks and commodities took a pounding on the news, the dollar surged. For nearly five years, the Fed has been pursuing an aggressive monetary policy to shore up the U.S. economy,...