Started Mar 19, 2021 05:00PM UTC   •   Closed Jul 28, 2021 07:01AM UTC

At close of business on 28 July 2021, will the upper limit of the Federal Reserve's target range for the federal funds rate be lower, the same, or higher than it was at close of business on 16 June 2021?

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The U.S. federal funds rate is the interest rate charged for overnight lending among financial institutions with accounts at the Federal Reserve and sets the base rate for borrowing costs across the financial system (Federal Reserve). The target range for the federal funds rate is set by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC). Its July meeting is scheduled for 27-28 July 2021.

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The question closed "Same" with a closing date of 28 July 2021.

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Possible Answer Correct? Final Crowd Forecast
Lower 0%
Same 100%
Higher 0%

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