Fed press conference June 13: Jerome Powell speech - Live Stream

Jerome Powell, Chairman of the Federal Reserve System, will be delivering his remarks at a press conference following the 2-day meeting of the Board of Governors. Powell's speech today (June 13, 2018) will start at 18:30 GMT.

Most experts expect the Fed to announce a 25 bps rate hike today. However, the focus will be on the updated economic projections and the dot diagram, which will reveal the expectations of the number of rate hikes in the remainder of the year.

Related articles

FOMC Preview: 8 major banks expectations from June meeting

We are closing into the FOMC’s June policy decision and as the clocks tick closer to the decision timing, following are the expectations as forecasted by the economists and researchers of 8 major banks along with some thoughts on the future course of Fed’s action.

US Dollar Index Technical Analysis: Greenback hammered down ahead of FOMC

The US Dollar Index (DXY) has lost about 40 cents after attempting to break above Tuesday’s high. Although the selling has been fairly intense, DXY is trying to find a support at the bull channel (black line). 

About Jerome Powell (via Federalreserve.gov)

Jerome H. Powell took office as Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System on February 5, 2018, for a four-year term. Mr. Powell also serves as Chairman of the Federal Open Market Committee, the System's principal monetary policymaking body. Mr. Powell has served as a member of the Board of Governors since taking office on May 25, 2012, to fill an unexpired term. He was reappointed to the Board and sworn in on June 16, 2014, for a term ending January 31, 2028.

Information on these pages contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Markets and instruments profiled on this page are for informational purposes only and should not in any way come across as a recommendation to buy or sell in these assets. You should do your own thorough research before making any investment decisions. FXStreet does not in any way guarantee that this information is free from mistakes, errors, or material misstatements. It also does not guarantee that this information is of a timely nature. Investing in Open Markets involves a great deal of risk, including the loss of all or a portion of your investment, as well as emotional distress. All risks, losses and costs associated with investing, including total loss of principal, are your responsibility.