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Fed Announces FOMC's 2014 Meeting Schedule
WASHINGTON (4/8/13)--The Federal Reserve's monetary policymaking group, the Federal Open Market Committee, has announced its tentative meeting schedule for 2014.

The meetings, all on Tuesdays and Wednesday, are scheduled for:

  • Jan. 28-29;
  • March 18-19;
  • April 29-30;
  • June 17-18;
  • July 29-30;
  • Sept. 16-17;
  • Oct. 28-29;
  • Dec. 16-17; and
  • Jan. 27-28, 2015.
The committee decides what measures the Fed will take to ensure a stable economy, including the current policy of purchasing bond assets and maintaining the target Fed funds rate at between 0% and 0.25%.  The FOMC's next meeting this year will be April 30-May 1.


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