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Staying on pace: Fed raises interest rates



As anticipated, the U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed) raised the fed funds rate by 25 basis points today – from 0.75% to 1.0%. The Fed’s policy statement and Chair Yellen’s press conference emphasized that the economy is headed around their anticipated pace, and we can likely expect two more rate…

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European election series: European political risk 2017



Editor’s note: This is the first in a new blog series about the forthcoming European elections. Follow the series and watch for the next post that discusses the outlook for the 2017 German elections. The Dutch elections – a Bellwether of European Populism? The European political calendar kicks…

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