The Search for September Signals
The Federal Open Market Committee release its policy statement following a two-day meeting. While economists in a Bloomberg survey saw virtually no chance of an interest-rate rise this week, investors will scrutinize the statement for any hint that policy makers are inclined to move in September. The odds of an increase at that meeting were put at 50 percent, according to the survey.
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23:55 - After a tense contest in France and an upset in the U.K., German voters may be faced with the biggest decision in a year of key European votes: whether to give Chancellor Angela Merkel a fourth term. The leader of the EU’s dominant country faces Social Democrat Martin Schulz, among others, in the Sept. 24 vote. (Source: Bloomberg)