Fed to Cut Balance Sheet, Impact Mortgage Rates

The Fed is set to shrink its massive balance sheet as it likely raises rates for the second time this year, with mortgage rates expected to edge up as well.

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Bluford “Blu” Putnam has served as Managing Director and Chief Economist of CME Group since May 2011. With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and concentrations in central banking, investment research, and portfolio management, Blu serves as CME Group’s spokesperson on global economic conditions.

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