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Investment Update: First steps to interest rate hikes and volatility in the  stock markets
Investment Update: First steps to interest rate hikes and volatility in the stock markets
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Investment Update: First steps to interest rate hikes and volatility in the stock markets

Stocks posted significant gains on Wednesday after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell signaled that the central bank would begin raising interest rates this month. Stock markets interpreted this as a positive signal in the sense that the threat to growth posed by the war in Ukraine did not justify a change of course in monetary policy at the moment.