Fed Bank Discount Rate Requests

posted by Michael Lewis on October 18, 2017

Found in US, categorized in Monetary Policy

Tags: FMI michael lewis FOMC rate hike

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With the FOMC set on pausing in September -- making ‘room’ to announce the shrinkage of the balance sheet -- Fed banks also downshifted their expectations for tighter policy. Only Kansas City* sought a discount rate hike prior to the September meeting.


FMI's review of recent Fed Bank Discount Rate Requests.

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