Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts where said an interest rate increase may be appropriate in the coming months. Photo: Reuters

Fed’s Yellen suggests US rate liftoff increasingly likely as economy picks up steam

Bets by market players on likely rate rise hits 34 per cent in June but jumps to 60 per cent in July

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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts where said an interest rate increase may be appropriate in the coming months. Photo: Reuters
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