When it comes to finance, monetary policy is the quintessential market driver. No matter what you’re trading―equities, futures, bonds, or currencies―evolving monetary policy has a tremendous bearing on asset valuations. Perhaps the most influential policymaker in the world is the U.S. Federal Reserve (FED). Let’s take a look at the CME FedWatch Index and how… Read more.
During challenging economic times, the U.S. Federal Reserve (FED) is tasked with managing the chaos. The organization’s primary objective is clearly defined in its official mission statement: