02.02.2017 — US: FOMC LEAVES POLICY UNCHANGED BUT APPEARS MORE CONFIDENT IN OUTLOOK

As expected, the FOMC voted to leave the federal funds rate target unchanged at its January 31-February 1 meeting. There were no material changes made to the Fed’s official Policy Statement, but the Committee indicated more confidence in its economic outlook.

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