Additional rate hikes may be delayed
Author: Andres Perez
July 17, 2017
Andres Perez and the AGF Global Equity team believe additional rate hikes by central banks around the world will be modest and potentially less than the market is anticipating. After a string of hawkish comments made from several policymakers, economic data has slowed. Fiscal stimulus, however, could drive employment and wages, which in turn could cause central banks to continue lifting rates gradually.