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Fed To Begin Quantitative Tightening ‘Relatively Soon’

Posted by Patrick Barnard on July 26, 2017

Balance sheet normalization will likely commence before year’s end, ‘provided that the economy evolves broadly as anticipated.’

Fed Keeps Rates Where They Are For Now

Posted by Patrick Barnard on February 01, 2017

During its December meeting, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) voted to maintain the federal funds rate at the current range of 0.50% to 0.75%. Still, the committee members noted in their usual statement that the U.S. economy continued to [Read More]