A steady stream of economic data will make its way through the financial markets this week, giving investors the latest glimpse into the domestic housing market. A pair of Federal Reserve speakers will also draw attention after last week’s policy decision.
Federal Reserve meetings and economic data headlined a more active week in the financial markets June 12-16.
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There are no major economic data releases scheduled on Monday.
Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans will deliver a speech at the Money Marketeers of New York University event in New York City. Evans, who is also a member of this year’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), will address current economic conditions and monetary policy. His speech will be followed by an audience Q&A session.
U.S. monetary policy plays a guiding role in the financial markets. To explore why, read Rising Interest Rates.