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On Earlier-than-Expected Interest Rate Hikes in the US
22 Jun 2021
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CATEGORIES: AER Premium Global US Monetary Policy Currencies Interest Rates Inflation Commodities
Ignacio de la Torre
Leopoldo Torralba
Anticipating economic turning points creates a distinct advantage in a decision-making process. Last week, the Federal Reserve announced a very relevant monetary policy move, marking a more hawkish tone in regards to future interest rate hikes. This has many implications for markets given the close correlation between the Fed’s interest rate forecast and the trading price of many assets, which in turn affect all core macro variables.
dot What has been the reaction of equities and bond markets?
dot What has happened to the yield curve?
dot Has had any effect on the dollar?
dot And on commodities?