new york (reuters) – the new york stock exchange was virtually unchanged, but the dollar made some ground on wednesday after the release of the monetary policy of the federal reserve, and futures contracts on interest rates reduce their earnings.
the us central bank has announced an increase, as expected, a quarter of a percentage point in the rate of “federal funds”, the second in three months, and announced that it would begin before the end of the year to reduce its balance sheet increased by years, purchases of securities on the market.
has someone gmt, the dow jones industrial average, stable before the release, 21.342,94 was 0.07% (after briefly increased its rise just after the announcement of the edf to insert a new record.
the dollar, meanwhile, has reduced its losses to a reference basket of six major currencies, the euro against the dollar, before returning to 11250 11270 announcements by the central bank.
the future of u.s. short-term rates were in progress.
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