After Multiple Hikes, Could Fed Resort to Cutting Rates Next?

The Fed might be at the crossroads of whether to continue raising interest rates or stand pat in 2019, with some expectations for even a rate cut in 2020.

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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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Hedging Interest Rates in 2019

After multiple rate hikes in the current cycle, will the Fed continue to raise interest rates, stand pat or cut rates next? Hedge your portfolio with interest rates futures and options.

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