The Federal Reserve speeds up its quantitative tightening, and this is certainly bullish news for the USD. At the same time, this is a negative factor for the American stocks, which have entered their seasonally worst month.
US dollar: forecast for Sep. 18-22
Although the talk about potential rate hike is about December, the next meeting of the US central bank will take place next week, on Wednesday, September 20. The Fed won’t change the interest rate, but should start reducing its balance sheet. Market players will pay great attention to the Fed’s forecasts for economic growth and inflation. These forecasts will give traders new food for thought on whether the Fed will raise rates in December on not. Janet Yellen’s press conference will also be very important. Be ready to a spike in volatility.
The gold has made a perfect retest, but will it hold against the rising dollar? Also, the Jackson Hole Symposium and Jerome Powell's speech may become critical for most assets, and finally, more economic releases and earnings reports await you.
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