FTN Financial Economic Weekly

Chris Low, and Rebecca Kooshak
25 or 50?

This week, we consider what the Fed will look at when it decides whether to cut 25bp or 50bp in coming months. A quarter-point cut seems the more likely of the two at the September meeting. But judging from the shape of the yield curve, the Fed needs to cut rates 100bp within the next six months or risk the economy entering into a recession.

Plus "The Week Ahead," a preview of next week’s potentially market-moving events.

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