US Economy

April 2018

Understanding the U.S. Interest Rate Hikes

2018-04-10T11:45:01+00:00

On Wednesday 21 March 2018, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) of the Federal Reserve Bank (Fed) announced they would raise the interest rates by 0.25 % to a new target range between 1.5 % and 1.75 %. The FOMC argues that compared to its last meeting in January 2018, the economic activity and labor market [...]

Understanding the U.S. Interest Rate Hikes 2018-04-10T11:45:01+00:00