FOMC Changes Its Policy Bias
- FOMC Retains Rate and 'Extended Period' View. Temple-West, Patrick // Bond Buyer;9/22/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33387, p2
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee has retained the federal funds target rate on September 21, 2010.
- FOMC Holds Rates, Sticks Wit 'Extended Period'. Temple-West, Patrick // Bond Buyer;4/29/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33308, p2
The article offers news briefs regarding the issue on extended period of the federal fund rate of the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee wherein Thomas Hoenig, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, states that the terms' exceptionally lower interest rate and extended period limit...
- FOMC Cuts 75 BPs From Fed Funds Target. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;1/23/2008, Vol. 363 Issue 32800, p2
The article reports on the reduction of the federal funds rate target basis points by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) in the U.S. The Federal Reserve Board cut the rate target 75 basis points to 3.50 percent due to the weak economic outlook and increasing risks to growth. The FOMC also...
- Monetary Policy. // Economic Trends (07482922);Jan2000, p2
Reports that the United States Federal Open Market has decided not to change the federal funds rate during its December 21, 2000, meeting. Press release citing concern about persistent increases in demand that could lead to inflationary imbalances; Impact of implied yield on federal funds...
- FOMC Holds Rates Steady; Likely to Stay Low a While. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;1/28/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33257, p2
The article reports that the Federal Open Market Committee has not changed its federal fund rates during its two-day meeting in the U.S.
- FOMC Members Want To Stay the Course. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;11/3/2011, Vol. 378 Issue 33610, p2
The article reports on the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) members who kept the federal funds rate target at zero to 0.25 percent.
- FED MEETS EARLY FOR DRAMATIC BORROWING-RATE CUTS. // CardLine;1/25/2008, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p9
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee to lower its federal-funds and discount rate targets each by 75 basis points in the morning of January 29, 2008. The Fed's target for the federal funds rate, which is the interest rate banks charge each other for...
- Fed Issues Policy Normalization Plans. Siegel, Gary // Bondbuyer.com;9/17/2014, p20
The article reports on the policy normalization plans, including raising the federal funds rate, released by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) in the U.S. as of September 17, 2014.
- FOMC: Tightening bias, no change in rates. Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;10/06/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30741, p2
Reports that the United States Federal Open Market Committee has left federal funds rate at 5.25 percent. Shift toward tighter monetary policy; Implications of tight labor market and increase in wages.
- Lockhart Is 'Comfortable' With Late 2014 Target. // Bond Buyer;4/12/2012, Vol. 380 Issue 33696, p2
The article reports that Dennis Lockhart, president at Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, remains comfortable with the expectation by the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee that the rate of federal funds may remain at near zero by the late 2014.