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Fed’s Fisher says gradual rate rises won’t ‘brake’ U.S. economy

DALLAS (Reuters) – The U.S. economy is ‘in a pretty good place,’ Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Richard Fisher said on Wednesday, adding that he believes it will soon be ready for gradual interest rate increases but stopping short of saying when.

“I don’t think it would be much of a brake on the economy if we had a gradual increase in interest rates,” Fisher told Reuters in an interview.

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      "Coverage includes Federal Reserve regional banks, U.S. monetary policy, interest-rate futures markets, and financial exchanges and clearinghouses serving the derivatives marketplace, including CME Group."
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