Chances for a September Rate Hike Now Higher (Far from Sure Thing)

posted by Michael Lewis on July 28, 2016

Found in US, categorized in Macro

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Today’s statement was upbeat, noting that “near-term risks to the economic outlook have diminished.” As with the April meeting, FMI would not be surprised if the FOMC meeting minutes (out on August 17) show an even more hawkish bent.


FMI’s commentary on today’s FOMC post-meeting statement.

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