Latest Interest Rate Hikes News
According to UBS GBPUSD trade-setup and fundamental outlook, both the BOE and Fed are expected to raise rates this year
Already, interest rate futures show that traders have pared back rate hike expectations from this year to next year. Interestingly, about half expect the...
Credit Suisse NFP Expectation point to a likely decent release and a drop in unemployment figures
The GBPUSD strengthens as data from the UK was mixed. On the one hand, the inflation rate turned negative, while on the other hand the jobless rate fell and
Perceived by markets as a disappointment, the FOMC minutes details of the last meeting signaled that the Central bank is reluctant to raise rates for the first time in nine years
Bernanke on rate hikes explained that the argument for raising rates is that slack is being absorbed, and the unemployment rate is low. Read the full story
The BOE maintained it official bank rate at 0.5%. Diverging views from MPC members shows UK Rate Hikes may be impending. Next, pay attention to Janet Yellen
Fed Lacker supports rate hike, on the belief that with the steady growth in output and household spending, the real inflation adjusted rate interest should
Rates divergence exists as countries like New Zealand are looking to further cut rates, while the Fed are looking to lift rates.
Various strategists believe that the possibility of a June Fed rate hike at next's month FOMC meeting has been underestimated by the market at large.