. Gold prices fell after the Federal Reserve announced a rate hike

Gold prices fell after the Federal Reserve announced a rate hike

Gold prices fell after the Federal Reserve announced a rate hike

24 Mar 2023

  • Gold history settled up by 1.38 at 59565 on safe-haven buying as global equities turned weak after the Fed raised rates and gestured further tensing. 
  • US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen’s commentary that the controllers aren’t planning to give” mask insurance” to bank deposits raised enterprises about growth and significantly weigh on the fiscal requests.  
  • The Federal Reserve raised interest rates by a quarter of a chance point but indicated it was on the verge of breaking further increases in borrowing costs after the recent collapse of two U.S. banks.
  • Fed Chair Jerome Powell sought to assure investors about the soundness of the banking system, saying that the operation of Silicon Valley Bank” failed poorly,” but that the bank’s collapse didn’t indicate wider sins in the banking system.”
  • These aren’t sins that are running astronomically through the banking system,” he said, adding that the preemption of Credit Suisse (SIXCSGN) sounded to have been a positive outgrowth. The Federal Open Market Committee policy statement also said the U.S. banking system is” sound and flexible.”
  • The important-awaited rate hike by the Fed, which had delivered eight former rate hikes in the once time, sought to balance the threat of rampant affectation with the trouble of insecurity in the banking system.   
  • Technically request is under short covering as the request has witnessed a drop in open interest by-7.9 to settle at 7125 while prices are up 809 rupees, now Gold is getting support at 59124 and below the same and could see a test of 58683  situations, and resistance is now likely to be seen at 59812, a move over could see prices testing 60059.