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What if the US dollar weakens?

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 05:50

A weaker US dollar will give the Fed a freer hand to raise interest rates this year, as a strong dollar was cited by Fed policymakers as an impediment to growth.

AT the beginning of 2015, market consensus was for the US dollar (USD) to remain strong versus most other major currencies, a consensus based on the belief that the US economy would remain the growth engine for the global economy, and that the Fed would raise rates while other monetary

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