In the much awaited United States Federal Reserve meeting which happened last week, the Fed hiked the interest rates by +25 basis points to a range between 1 and 1.25 percent and kept the interest rate forecasts unchanged. Fed’s monetary policy announcement remained positive over the chances of additional rate hikes for this year. In […]

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The much anticipated United States Federal Reserve meeting happened on Wednesday. Contrary to market expectations, the Fed hiked the interest rates by +25 basis points. Despite a weakening inflation, the Fed kept the rate forecasts unchanged and promised one more additional hike for this year. The Fed’s monetary policy statement stated that the inflation targets […]

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Fed Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan looks for more than two interest rate hikes this year, including the rate hike in March. Though the inflation numbers didn’t look promising, Kaplan firmly believes on two rate hikes for this year. Fed member Brainard confirmed the chances of the rate hikes and stated that it […]

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The Federal Reserve members are planning on a rate hike in June shortly. Most of the members are looking forward for the Fed’s rate hike in June 13-14th if the economic data meets the expected results. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) has plans to reduce the $4.5 trillion balance sheet by purchasing the Treasury […]

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The U.S Dollar is surely one currency to watch out for this calendar year 2017. As we all know, the U.S Dollar is the most traded currency pair amongst traders in the Forex industry. With Donald Trump becoming the 45th President of the United States of America, the U.S dollar smashed and other stocks soared […]

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Till a few weeks back, gold seemed to be on a free fall. Buyers were panicking and sellers were enjoying their time in the sun. And for good reason. Gold had taken a tumble losing 20% of its value in 7 months time and with the US ending its QE, there did not seem any […]

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