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Federal Funds Target Rate (DISCONTINUED)

2008-12-15: 1.0000 Percent  
Daily, Seven Day, Not Seasonally Adjusted, DFEDTAR, Updated: 2015-05-04 2:10 PM CDT
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Data for the period prior to 1994 come from the working paper "A New Federal Funds Rate Target Series: September 27, 1982 - December 31, 1993" (Thornton, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, 2005, Due to an error in the paper values from April 2, 1986 - April 20, 1986 were adjusted manually to 7.3125%. Data from 1994 to the present are derived from FOMC meeting transcripts and FOMC meeting statements,

** DISCONTINUED ** Effective December 16, 2008, target rate is reported as a range. Current data at and

Source: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (US)

Release: FOMC Press Release

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Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (US), Federal Funds Target Rate (DISCONTINUED) [DFEDTAR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, November 26, 2015.

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