FED Funds and the State of Trading

Fed Funds at current 2.33 rises 12 points per 25. So a 50 point raise count 24 to 2.47 and 75 count 36 to 2.69. Fed Funds is called the effective rate and most important because the Fed and Central banks deal not from the headline but the effective rate and associated rates to the effective rate such as Commercial Paper.

See EUR/USD Weekly Trade. Long 0.9965 to target 1.0074. Low 0.9965, highs 1.0034, running +69 pips.

Here’s 2.33 Vs 40 and 50 year monthly averages

FED Funds 2.33 & 40 &50 Year Monthly Averages V DXY

50 X 2.33 = 116.50

49 = 114.17

48 = 111.84,

47 = 109.51

46= 107.18

45 = 104.85

44 = 102.52

43 = 100.19

42 = 97.86 = 50 Year average

41 = 95.53 = 5 Year Average

40= 93.20

Brian Twomey