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Weekly newsletter |15 April 2022| Inflation and Interest Rates

Aarinder Lidder - Apr 14, 2022

Inflation and Interest Rates

Hello and welcome to our weekly newsletter, where I talk about what's been going on in investment markets and what to look out for in the days and weeks ahead. This week I wanted to focus on interest rates and inflation.

In March, both the Bank of Canada and the U.S. Federal Reserve raised their benchmark interest rates for the first time since 2018. Interest rates have been held at very low levels for an extended period of time - a result of highly accommodative central bank policies put in place to help support economies through the pandemic. To read the full click here.