Federal reserve to increase interest rates. The federal reserve board of governors in washington dc. Het federal reserve system of de federal reserve informeel ook wel the fed is de centrale bank van de verenigde staten van amerika vergelijkbaar met de europese. Interest rates are on their way up. Other purposes are stated in the federal reserve act such as to.
The increase was unanimous and modest raising the feds key interest rate by a quarter point from a range of 025 to 05 percent to a range of 05 to 0. Latest news and headlines related to the federal reserve. This was the seventh interest rate hike since late 2015 when the federal reserve first began lifting interest rates from almost zero. Lending federal reserve raises interest rates for first time in 2018 indicates two more rate hikes coming this year.
The federal reserve the central bank of the united states provides the nation with a safe flexible and stable.