According to our analysis EURUSD, USDJPY and GBPUSD moved 121 pips on FOMC statement and projections data yesterday. There was no change in the federal funds rate yesterday. As also announced in January less likely adjustments (raising) of the federal funds rate in the near future was another time the trigger for the US dollar losses against major currencies. Please find the exact phrases from the January and March statements below. The projection data supported this statement, median federal funds rates for 2019, 2020 and 2021 were reduced by 0.5 percent each.
|Median federal funds rate||2.4||2.6||2.6||2.8|
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EURUSD (50 pips)
USDJPY (43 pips)
GBPUSD (28 pips)
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