Several days ago, and for the third time this year, the Fed reduced the federal funds rate target range by 25 basis points to a range of between 1.5% and 1.75%. It is very unlikely that it will lower rates again in December.
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Fed Chairman Powell’s speech drove the USD to depreciate after markets read his speech as “dovish”. He said that interest rates are “just below” neutral levels. In another front, financial markets remained calm awaiting the outcome of the Xi-Trump’s meeting at the G-20 summit.