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For reference: The previous FOMC statement, forecasts and dot plot

The key variables headed into the FOMC decision September forecasts: September dots: Full text of the Nov 1 statement: Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in September indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising at a solid rate despite hurricane-related disruptions. Although the…

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Watch for Fed hints on inflation and tax plan

Mohammed El-Erian on the FOMC decision For PIMCO co-CIO Mohammed El-Erian is out with a preview of today’s FOMC decision. He writes that none of the main details will be any surprise to markets — rates are going higher today and the balance sheet runoff will continue. Copyright 2015 Forexlive.com

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FOMC expected to hike but what happens then ?

Market expectations are for the US Fed to hike interest rates later 13 Dec US Fed FOMC make their their long-awaited decision at 19.00 GMT and the odds/consensus are for a 0.25% hike. I think, like the BOE they’ve talked themselves into an unwanted hole. Copyright 2015 Forexlive.com