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Federal Reserve Rate Announcement

The Federal Reserve unanimously decided to hold off on interest rate hikes for the rest of 2019. The benchmark federal funds rate target range will remain between 2.25% – 2.50%. This represents a significant deviation from the committee’s previous projection of two or three rate increases this year.  The decision to hold rates steady came […]


Fed Signals End of Interest Rate Increases

Fed Signals End of Interest Rate Increases

WASHINGTON — In suspending its previous plans to continue raising rates this year, the Federal Reserve signaled that its march toward higher interest rates may be ending sooner than expected. The Fed’s chairman, Jerome H. Powell, said economic growth remained “solid” and the central bank expected growth to continue. But in a sharp reversal of […]