Posted inAustralia, European Union, New Zealand, Oceania, Russia, United Kingdom, World

US Federal Reserve rate rise expected under Powell

1. Fed A-head The US Federal Reserve’s first meeting with new head Jerome Powell at the helm takes place on Tuesday and Wednesday and an interest rate rise – this year’s first – is seen as a done deal. Against the backdrop of brewing inflationary pressures, mortgage rates and Treasury yields have been rising and […]

%d bloggers like this: