FOMC Minutes review

FOMC Minutes

February 22, 2017

Minutes from the January 31/February 01 meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee policy review revealed little information that contradict general perceptions of the current thinking and contingent intentions of policymakers. The meeting was the first after the one in December that had raised the federal funds target by 25 basis points. Donald Trump had […] More

FOMC Minutes

April 8, 2015

Released minutes from the March 17-18 Federal Open Market Committee meeting revealed divided views regarding the pros and cons of hiking the federal funds rate target range of 0-0.25% as soon as June.  Among members then reluctant to tighten that early, concerns about the dollar and energy need to subside to reassure them that benefits […] More