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The Fed is hitting hard to bring down inflation, without surprising expectations

The Fed is hitting hard to bring down inflation, without surprising expectations

The Fed’s monetary committee raised its key rates by 75 basis points. Jerome Powell affirms that the United States is not in recession. Faced with inflation that is not slowing down in the United States, the American central bank (Fed) hit hard on Wednesday with a new sharp increase in its key rates in an …

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Fed drives looking in rearview mirror as recession waits around the next bend

Fed drives looking in rearview mirror as recession waits around the next bend

The Federal Reserve seems not to believe in a pullback in the economy, as it focuses on the numbers showing job applications exceeding jobless numbers. The Federal Reserve (Fed) is again expected to raise rates steeply (0.75%) at its meeting ending on Wednesday July 27. The main reason will once again be the persistent malaise …

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Wall Street concludes directionless, near breakeven, after strong jobs numbers

Wall Street ends higher, encouraged by indicators and the Fed

The Dow Jones climbed 2.15% to 31,288.26 points, the Nasdaq rose 1.79% to 11,452.42 points and the broader S&P 500 index rose 1.92% to 3,863, 16 dots. The New York Stock Exchange ended higher on Friday, inspired by a series of good macroeconomic indicators and reassured by new comments from a member of the American …

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ECB, Fed, Russian gas... Which would help the euro to rise against the dollar

ECB, Fed, Russian gas… Which would help the euro to rise against the dollar

“If gas flows from Russia normalize, or at least stop declining when the Nord Stream gas pipeline comes out of its maintenance period, that should reduce market concerns a little,” Esther Reichelt of Commerzbank told AFP. . The plunge in the euro against the dollar, caused by the war in Ukraine and the risks that …

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