Latest Rate Hikes News

Fed has missed the ideal time for rate hikes!
May 03, 2018
Nasir Mohammad
According former Fed Gov. Larry Lindsey, he said the Fed may have missed its ideal time for rate hikes. As more pundits are expressing their against ...
John Williams: Lack of Fed rate communication
May 03, 2018
Nasir Mohammad
John Williams, the San Francisco Fed President, signifies the lack of Fed rate communication as the key issue. If rate hikes are to come this year, for a...
June FOMC meeting is finally upon us. From Wall Street's perspective, interest rate hikes will come this year, the only uncertainty is the timing.
How to play out US rate decision
May 03, 2018
Nasir Mohammad
As we await the US rate decision from the Federal Reserve on Thursday, it's expected that the decision will have a subdued impact on the value of equities..
Market readies for July US job report
May 03, 2018
Nasir Mohammad
As markets ready for July US job report, being a precursor to Friday’s non farm payroll data release, an impressive reading in the ADP NFP will definitely
Fed rate hikes to come next year
May 03, 2018
Nasir Mohammad
Dino Kos has opined that since the Fed have chosen not to hike rates at a time like this, we may be on for a long wait till next year for Fed rate hikes ...
Although this FOMC minutes will exclude the Fed reaction to the Yuan devaluation, it is still an important statement. The inflation data release will also..
Fed Lockhart Liftoff Vote
May 03, 2018
TargetSignal
Atlanta Fed president Lockhart Liftoff vote will depend on data. Postponing his decision for a liftoff closer to the meeting. From his perspective the most
Opinions on FOMC meeting
May 03, 2018
Nasir Mohammad
In line with Opinions on FOMC meeting, all in all, a strong market reaction is expected from the Fed meeting proceedings today as recent labor market data..
Trichet advised Chair Janet Yellen to ignore the IMF and World Bank's warnings. He believes all options as regards Fed on rate hikes should be kept open ...