FOMC Takes ‘Strong’ Stand on the Economy

posted by Michael Lewis on August 01, 2018

Found in US, categorized in Monetary Policy

Tags: FOMC rate hike

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Clearly, the FOMC has set the stage for the next +25BP funds rate hike in September. The statement reiterated policymakers’ commitment to “further gradual increases” and emphasized that “monetary policy remains accommodative.”


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

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