With Fed Taper Expected, Investors Brace for Rate Hikes on Horizon

Reuters, Nov. 2, 2021–Karen Pierog, Saqib Iqbal Ahmed
As the U.S. Federal Reserve gears up to taper its huge asset purchases, investors reeling from gyrations in the bond market are scanning the road ahead for signs of how effectively the central bank can tighten policy to deal with stubbornly high inflation.