The Fed Is Moving to Take Even More Control of Debt Markets and Interest Rates | Mises Wire

The US Federal Reserve has signaled to financial markets that it wants to pause further monetary policy tightening for some time. Investors, however, take a somewhat different view of what the Fed is going to do: They assume that the Fed’s interest rates hiking cycle has come to an end.
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Central Banks Get Scared: Forget About Promises to Reduce Balance Sheets | Mises Institute

After two years of a lot of aggressive-sounding talk about reducing the Fed’s balance sheet and raising the target interest rate, the Fed in recent weeks has reversed  itself, and declared that now’s a time to take things more slowly. At the January FOMC meeting, officials:
— Read on mises.org/power-market/central-banks-get-scared-forget-about-promises-reduce-balance-sheets

Rally in Stocks Takes Heat Off Fed, Now They Talk Rate Hikes Again, Market Expectation of a Rate Hike Spikes | Wolf Street

Rally in Stocks Takes Heat Off Fed, Now They Talk Rate Hikes Again, Market Expectation of a Rate Hike Spikes | Wolf Street
— Read on wolfstreet.com/2019/01/09/stock-market-rally-takes-heat-off-fed-now-they-talk-rate-hikes-again-market-expectation-of-a-rate-hike-spikes/

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