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Not all members of the FOMC, according to the minutes of the meeting, were on the same page with respect to a December interest rate hike.
When bond investors look to buffer their portfolios against the scourge of inflation, they often flock to Treasury inflation-protected securities, also known as TIPS. Exchange traded funds offer investors ...
Bostic dealt with various reasons that have been cited as reasons for the lower level of inflation—even questioning the common ones.
Bullard said that the current growth rate in the US economy is likely to remain consistent with recent quarterly growth—near the 2% mark.
After years of ultra-loose monetary policy, global markets are beginning to realize they may have to wave goodbye to easy money. In their efforts to save the global system from…
In her post-meeting press conference, US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen seemed less worried than expected about the current state of US inflation.
Slow US inflation growth has been a concern for the US Fed and was one of the key reasons that the Fed raised interest rates only twice in 2017.
In this series, we'll examine the improvements in the US economy since the last Fed meeting and discuss whether these developments could warrant accelerated tightening from the Fed.
Inflation in the United Kingdom has been on a higher trajectory with consumer prices in the United Kingdom rising 2.9% in August year-over-year.
The consumer price inflation (CPI) data reported on Thursday indicated an increase of 0.4% in August. The year-over-year rate improved from 1.7% to 1.9% for August.
In its latest monetary policy statement, the Fed admitted it would take longer than expected for inflation to reach its 2.0% target.
In the last few months, the performance of the US economy has been impressive. The unemployment rate fell to 4.3% in August.
US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen confirmed that she will be attending the 2017 Jackson Hole Symposium at the last minute.
Members of the FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) attributed the recent slowdown in inflation growth to idiosyncratic factors.
At the last FOMC meeting on July 26, 2017, interest rates remained unchanged. The minutes of that meeting came three weeks later on August 16, 2017.
In his speech on August 10, New York Fed President William Dudley joined the group of FOMC members to ease concerns about slowing inflation (TIP).
The US inflation report, which was released on August 11, indicated that inflation has risen 1.7% YoY. Slowing inflation has been a concern for the Fed.