Inflation Debate Hangs Over Stock Market’s Record Run

Inflation Debate Hangs Over Stock Market’s Record Run

This post was originally published on this siteSome traders stuck with wagers on stubbornly high inflation after the Federal Reserve meeting, underlining a divergence in expectations between segments of the bond market and the U.S. central bank.

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Fed Expected to Announce Plan to Slow Bond Buying Amid Rapid Inflation

Fed Expected to Announce Plan to Slow Bond Buying Amid Rapid Inflation

This post was originally published on this siteThe Federal Reserve is expected to announce a plan to taper off its bond buying. With inflation surging, economists’ eyes are already turning to rates.

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Fed Leadership Uncertainty Muddies Rate-Policy Outlook

Fed Leadership Uncertainty Muddies Rate-Policy Outlook

This post was originally published on this siteHigher inflation has raised questions in markets over a possible pivot, putting a bigger spotlight on President Biden’s choices.

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Fed Prepares to Taper Stimulus Amid More Doubts on Inflation

Fed Prepares to Taper Stimulus Amid More Doubts on Inflation

This post was originally published on this siteFederal Reserve officials are set to wind down their $120 billion-a-month bond-purchase program in November, but questions over how soon inflation pressures will fade are creating more uneasiness inside the central bank.

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Supply bottlenecks, labor shortages slowed US growth, says Fed

Supply bottlenecks, labor shortages slowed US growth, says Fed

This post was originally published on this site Supply bottlenecks and labor shortages have slowed US economic growth and contributed to a sharp rise in prices, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday. The constraints and shortage of goods caused “significantly elevated prices” in most areas of the country, the Fed said...

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Senate GOP signals they’ll help bail out Biden’s Fed chair

Senate GOP signals they’ll help bail out Biden’s Fed chair

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans are signaling that they will help bail out Jerome Powell if he’s renominated to lead the Federal Reserve, amid opposition and skepticism from progressives.  The burgeoning fight over who will lead the nation’s central bank…

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Inflation Sets Off Alarms Around the World

Inflation Sets Off Alarms Around the World

This post was originally published on this siteMore than a dozen central banks have raised interest rates but two that haven’t are those that loom largest over the global economy: the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank.

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