Economic Beat: Stocks posted their best week of the year
How will current market developments affect you? The thought leaders at Fifth Third Bank can help make sense of it all. Listen to the Economic Beat as they discuss what happened last week and what they expect will be the focus of this week.
Economic Beat: March 21, 2022
Financial markets surged as stocks posted their best week of the year. The Fed voted to increase short-term interest rates in the U.S. by 0.25%. This was the first interest rate hike since 2018. The Federal Open Market Committee said inflation remains elevated as an imbalance in broad price pressures, elevated energy prices, and pandemic effects linger. Listen to this week’s full Economic Beat update or read the transcript below.