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Jerome Powell

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The US Dollar was pushed lower still this week as recent comments from Fed chair Powell weighed on investor sentiment. Yesterday at the Senate banking committee, the Fed chair told lawmakers that the Fed is in “no rush” to lift policy rates…

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Following a heavy wave of risk-off trading at the end of last year, risk sentiment was boosted on Friday as US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell gave a statement which appeared to highlight that the Fed will remain on hold for the time…

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As was widely expected, the Fed lifted rates for a fourth time at the December FOMC meeting which concluded yesterday. However, as we warned during our special “Trading The FOMC” webinar last night, the Dollar sold off as the Fed gave a…