Fed Open Market Committee: Few surprises, unanimously voting to maintain rates at zero to 0.25%,...

|By:, SA News Editor
Fed Open Market Committee: Few surprises, unanimously voting to maintain rates at zero to 0.25%, anticipating conditions "are likely to warrant exceptionally low levels of the federal funds rate for an extended period." Gradually slowing purchases of agency MBS and agency debt, still on track to wrap by end of first quarter.