Federal reserve

Data Rundown: ECB, Fed Minutes...and Brexit Extension?

April 10, 2019 8:55 PM
After a quiet start to the week, market-moving data has finally picked up, with traders keying in on three major events...

FOMC Recap: Doves on Parade!

March 20, 2019 6:48 PM
As we noted in yesterday’s FOMC Preview report, the US central bank was never going to make any immediate changes to policy, leaving traders to read Powell and Company’s tea leaves for implications about future tweaks. As it turns out, the tea leaves were clear: The Fed has undergone a major dovish shift.

FOMC Preview: Is the Market Too Dovish on the Prospects for a 2019 Rate Hike?

March 19, 2019 3:24 PM
Spoiler alert: The Federal Reserve won’t be making any immediate changes to monetary policy at the conclusion to this week’s two-day meeting. Nonetheless, it would be a mistake for traders to ignore the central bank’s economic projections and comments.