Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee

Minutes from the Federal Reserve's 29-30 June FOMC meeting released on 12 August showed that Fed officials had no sense that the U.S. economy had hit a "soft patch" when they met in late June and decided to raise key short-term interest rates for the first time in four years.

Some members of the committee believed the central bank should remove any discussion of future actions from its public announcement. That way, the minutes say, the Fed would have more maneuvering room later on should infl

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: