Economists Predict Fed to Put on Hold Rate Increase Until June, or Later

February 2016
CFO Innovation Asia;2/15/2016, p1
The article informs that as per poll conducted by The Wall Street Journal, economic forecasters predict that the U.S. Federal Reserve probably won't raise short-term interest rates in the next two months. It adds that according to the journal, 13 percent predicted the Federal Reserve would raise rates at its April 26-27, 2016 meeting and forecasters on average observing the benchmark federal-funds rate reaching 0.94 percent at the end of 2016.


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