Fed rate cuts

US Economy

Fed pencils in three rate cuts in 2024, shallower path ahead

Officials decided unanimously to leave the benchmark federal funds rate in a range of 5.25% to 5.5%, the highest since 2001.
Powell tells ‘60 Minutes’ Fed is wary of cutting rates too soon - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

US Economy

Powell tells ‘60 Minutes’ Fed is wary of cutting rates too soon

The Fed chief also said he didn’t expect policymakers to “dramatically” change their 2024 interest-rate forecasts.

Global Economy

World's central banks adjust to Fed three-year plan

While a cheaper US currency could affect the inflation outlooks of other central banks, few may respond with immediate loosening.


REIT market to pick up in coming weeks despite headwinds, says Yeh of Syfe

SINGAPORE (Mar 20): REITs have not been spared the global equity sell-off — the latest of which was inadvertently triggered by global central banks.


Fed cuts main interest rate to near zero, vows massive bond-buying program

The central bank also announced several other actions, including letting banks borrow from the discount window for as long as 90 days and reducing reserve requirement ratios to zero percent.

US Presidential Race

Understand, not underestimate Bernie's momentum

Why has the arc of the United States’ electoral swings become so wide?