The rise in the market has seemed unstoppable. Despite the Federal Reserve continuing to hike interest rates and tightening monetary policy, geopolitical risks from North Korea to Iran, mass shootings, failure of legislative agenda and weak economic growth - the market's rise has continued unabated.
The Canadian dollar appreciated after the release of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) September meeting minutes. The U.S. Federal Reserve announced the details of its balance sheet reduction plans at the September meeting and voted unanimously to keep rates unchanged but the big question mark remained on the internal debate on inflation.
By Claudio Raddatz and Jay Surti October 3, 2017 Versions in عربي (Arabic) 文, (Chinese), Español (Spanish), Français (French),日本語 (Japanese), Русский (Russian) A trading floor in Singapore. Financial conditions provide valuable clues to the economic outlook and can improve