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Expect Interest Rates to Rise This Year

Inflation is spiking, and the Fed is seen as too weak, behind the curve

Recently a Federal Reserve official indicated that the US central bank could raise interest rates by early March. This is in response to “alarmingly high inflation rates,” according to a recent article in the Financial Times.



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Mark Hake

CFA, MBA, and former hedge fund manager and investment research firm owner. Email me at if you have writing/research projects.