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US Federal Reserve raises key interest rates by 25 bps, signals possible acceleration in 2018

The Fed has raised rates seven times since late 2015 on the back of the economy's continuing expansion and solid job growth, rendering the language of its previous policy statements outdated.

How likely US Federal Reserve rate hike could impact India

The Fed’s policy statement and fresh economic projections are due to be released at 2 pm EDT (11.30 pm IST) Wednesday, Reuters reported. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell will hold a press conference half an hour later.


At any rate

India takes the Fed hike in its stride. But it must remain alert to domestic supply-side constraints

Global crash: US Fed plays saviour

US Federal Reserve promised to keep interest rates near zero for at least two more years.