All Posts Tagged: Fed

Instant Analysis: FOMC statement and projections for December

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Closeup of intricate window designs on the Federal Reserve building.

The Fed is clearly comfortable with how the U.S. economy is currently performing and sees moderate economic growth continuing.

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Investment Insights: What about November?

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Close up of the Federal Reserve building with the eagle statue

While not being completely overlooked, markets point to just a 17% probability that the Fed will raise rates in November.

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Investment Insights: Excerpts from our September report

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Closeup on the eagle sculpture near top of the Federal Reserve building in Washington.

Markets still appear to be coasting sideways as they await more definite news on rates and the overall economic outlook.

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U.S. Outlook: Interest rates hit the floor

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing global bond yields are near record lows

Today’s low market rates suggest a weaker global economic outlook, looser monetary policy, and more deflationary pressures ahead.

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