- Fed’s interest rate decision ·
- IW News ·
- 17 September 2015
The neglected low inflation rate
Financial markets are eagerly waiting for the US Federal Reserve Bank (Fed) to increase its policy interest rate, the Federal Funds Rate. Experts have expected a Funds Rate hike this September since months. In the past, however, market interest rates showed a variety of responses to the Fed’s decisions. And this time the low US-inflation rate could cause such an “interest rate conundrum“ again.