Tag: federal reserveSort
The markets are moving higher today ahead of the FOMC Policy Statement tomorrow. This release will be done in a new format which is sure to help the Federal Reserve maintain more control of the markets. First, at 12:30pm ET, they will release their interest rate policy. Then at 2:15pm ET, Ben Bernanke will release some more comments and hold a conference call.
Peoples Bank of China "Resets" Crude Oil and Commodity Prices
Yes, that is about what it amounts to, the Chinese will determine world commodity prices. We are reminded again what really matters when it comes to oil and commodity prices now and in the future as the People's Bank of China announced it will raise the one year yuan lending rate to 6.06% from 5.81%, and the one year yuan deposit rate to 3.00% from 2.75%.