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Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks at the Brookings Institute in 2022. (Helene Braun/CoinDesk)
Crypto Catalysts: Rate Hike Looms as FOMC Begins Latest Monetary Policy Deliberations
The U.S. central bank has been telegraphing its intent to renew rate hikes for weeks. The Personal Consumption Expenditures report arrives Friday, but cryptos and other risk-o...
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks at the Brookings Institute in 2022. (Helene Braun/CoinDesk)

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Bitcoin Blasts Through $23.5K as Powell Speaks Following Fed Rate Hike
The U.S. central bank earlier Wednesday lifted its benchmark interest rate 25 basis points.
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Fed's Powell: Without Price Stability, the Economy Doesn't Work For Anyone
Fed’s Powell: Without Price Stability, the Economy Doesn’t Work For Anyone
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell holds a press conference to discuss the central bank’s latest interest rate decision. This is the third consecutive time that members of...
Fed's Powell: Without Price Stability, the Economy Doesn't Work For Anyone

Optimas CEO on Inflation: Fed Chair Powell Will ‘Turn to Quantitative Easing Within 6–7 Months’
Optimas CEO on Inflation: Fed Chair Powell Will ‘Turn to Quantitative Easing Within 6–7 Months’
Optimas CEO and founder Octavio Marenzi shares his insights on Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s plans for a quarter-point rate hike later this month, believing this is only a short-t...
Optimas CEO on Inflation: Fed Chair Powell Will ‘Turn to Quantitative Easing Within 6–7 Months’

U.S. Federal Reserve building (Shutterstock)
Bitcoin Traders Preparing for Tumultuous March, Glassnode Says
Traders are de-leveraging because of expected turbulence coming from rate hikes and the potential conflict in Ukraine.
U.S. Federal Reserve building (Shutterstock)

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Goldman Says Market Overpricing Odds of Fed Rate Hike, In Relief for Bitcoin Bulls
The Fed futures market now anticipates interest rate hikes in 2022, up from 2024 just four weeks ago.
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