Fed review: Sequential rate hikes, a distant dream - GKFX

Mar 16, 2017, 11:27 AM

GKFX Chief Market Analyst James Hughes says many in the markets were expecting Fed/Yellen to signal sequential rate hikes, although that was never going to come through. Rate hikes were/are overdue, but ‘sequential hikes’ is still a distant dream. On risk assets - Hughes says the dovish Fed hike and peak populism in Europe is boding well for stocks and other risk assets across the globe.

Does Dutch election result mean low odds of Marine Le Pen victory in French Presidential Elections later this year? Watch Hughes discuss peak populism with Presenter Zak Mir.

#markets, #trading, #stocks,# equities, #forex, #commodities, #Fed, #centralbank, #interestrate, #ratehike, #macro, #fundamentals