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4 key takeaways from the Fed meeting: Powell has done a good job!; FOMC has downgraded the assessment of economic activity growth from “solid” to “moderate” and “uncertainties about this outlook have increased”; The Fed is concerned about inflation; The Fed suggests that the next move is a cut.
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Global Head of Research
Didier BOROWSKI, Lorenzo PORTELLI, Francesco SANDRINI
Global economic conditions are benign thanks to a highly accommodative monetary and financial environment while trade multipliers magnified the re-synchronisation of the global cycle, the recovery in global investments and corporate profits (and specifically EPS momentum). The weak relationship between growth and inflation marks this cycle as unique.
Didier BOROWSKI, Philippe ITHURBIDE
The improvement of global economic conditions will allow the Fed and the ECB to reduce the degree of monetary accommodation, each with its own scale: continuation of the fed funds rate hike cycle for the Fed and reduction of asset purchases for the ECB.
Valentine AINOUZ, Didier BOROWSKI, Bastien DRUT