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Nov 1 FOMC Decision: Instant Answers


We plan to release our "Instant Answers" upon the publication of the November 1 FOMC statement at 1400ET /1800UK. The questions that we have selected for this meeting are as follows:

  • Federal Funds Rate Range Maximum
  • Does the FOMC characterize inflation as easing in the first paragraph?
  • Does the FOMC add a reference to tighter "financial" conditions?
  • Does the FOMC change the phrase "In determining the extent of additional policy firming that may be appropriate"?
    • If yes, does the FOMC remove the reference to "policy firming"?
    • If yes, does the FOMC add a reference to the "timing"?
  • Number of dissenters on size of rate move
MNI Washington Bureau | +1 202-371-2121 |
MNI Washington Bureau | +1 202-371-2121 |

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