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Fallout from U.S.-China trade war was top concern at Fed meeting, minutes show

Oct 10, 2019By

The fallout from the U.S.-China trade war was the overriding concern of Federal Reserve policymakers at the September meeting, according to minutes released Wednesday. Several FOMC members said prices in futures markets “were currently suggesting greater provision of accommodation at coming meetings than they saw as appropriate,” according to the minutes.