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Another dizzying week ahead as the Fed ponders

If the Fed passes on a rate hike, the dollar could fall substantially, leading to a sharp increase in the value of emerging markets currencies like the Malaysian ringgit and the Brazilian real.

LAST week, US stocks had one of their biggest gains of the year as traders bet the on-again, off-again September rate hike was off.

The week continued the most volatile period on the US stock market since the 2008 financial crisis. The market's susceptibility to volatility makes the...