The Fed sees the federal funds rate ending 2020 at 1.6% at the median, indicating no further interest-rate changes through at least the end of next year. The Federal Reserve held rates steady in its first policy-setting meeting of 2020, changing little in its economic outlook as the U.S. economy continues to extend its longest expansion on record. The Federal Reserve left borrowing costs unchanged following its final meeting of the year and signaled that it expects to hold rates steady in 2020, suggesting it’s comfortable with waiting to The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged at its first meeting of 2020 and signaled no appetite to adjust them anytime soon, holding on the sidelines as the U.S. enters an election year.
That December 2018 hike would be the last one before a six-month monetary policy pause, ended by a historic 25-bps rate cut at July's FOMC meeting. It was
The Federal Reserve left borrowing costs unchanged following its final meeting of the year and signaled that it expects to hold rates steady in 2020, suggesting it’s comfortable with waiting to The Fed is all but certain to keep interest rates steady following December forecasts that showed no change in 2020, and is expected to reinforce the signal that policy is on hold. Officials could Federal Reserve predicts no interest rate cuts in 2020, ignoring Trump’s calls to boost the economy The Fed left the benchmark interest rate unchanged Wednesday. The Fed keeps its benchmark rate in a target range of 1.5%-1.75% as expected. The "dot plot" of individual members' future projections indicated, on balance, no hike in 2020. Wall Street had been looking for rate cuts and is pricing in a small chance that the Fed goes all the way to zero by the end of the year. "The committee obviously decided not to wait for things to The Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington DC. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. The Federal Reserve, the central bank of the United States, provides the nation with a safe, flexible, and stable monetary and financial system. The Federal Reserve unanimously voted to hold interest rates steady during its last policy meeting of the year on Wednesday, indicating that it's hitting pause on future action through 2020.
Jan 3, 2020 According to the minutes of the Fed's December meeting, released on Friday, “ Participants remarked that there were some indications that further
May 20, 2019 29-30 and Dec. 10-11. Following its policy-setting meeting earlier this month, the FOMC left the federal funds target rate unchanged at a range of