US Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 0.25%

The US Federal Reserve, meeting for the first time under Chairman Jerome Powell, raised interest rates Wednesday by a quarter of a percentage point and forecast two more hikes this year. Confidence was expressed by the Fed officials in an improving economic outlook.

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2 thoughts on “US Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 0.25%

  • Mar 22, 2018 @ 13:05 at 13:05
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    Improving economic outlook…LOL

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  • Mar 22, 2018 @ 21:51 at 21:51
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    When your SS economy is based on camel dung no one would expect you to understand a real economy

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