Federal Reserve

Recession watch: ‘Very worrying’ sign of serious economic slowdown emerges as stock market crashes

top line A growing group of economists are warning that the odds of a recession have increased amid a historic yield curve inversion — a clear sign of a looming economic slowdown after the Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised interest rates to the highest level since the Great Recession and signaled it. The policy will …

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Why is the Federal Reserve pushing unemployment up?

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on Wednesday that it would be nearly impossible for a central bank to beat inflation without hundreds of thousands of Americans losing their jobs. Federal Reserve officials expect the unemployment rate to rise to 4.4 percent next year, up from 3.7 percent in August, as they raise borrowing costs …

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The price of gold will “collapse” today if the Federal Reserve makes this decisive decision – FOMC Adrian Day Preview

The Federal Reserve is likely to raise the federal funds rate by no more than 75 basis points at this week’s FOMC meeting, although markets had expected a 100 basis point hike after last week’s consumer rate. Index (CPI) report, according to Adrian Day, Adrian Day’s head of asset management and portfolio manager at Euro …

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