Research: Fed Raises Rates, More Hikes to Follow in 2017

Fed Raises Rates, More Hikes to Follow in 2017

By Blu Putnam, Chief Economist, CME Group

Highlights:

  • Fed signals three interest rate hikes in 2017
  • Rebound in commodities could stoke inflation
  • Inflation rate could exceed 3% by the end of 2017
  • Chances of four rate hikes to rise with inflation

 

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