A television broadcasts Jerome Powell, chairman of the US Federal Reserve, announcing an increase in the Federal Reserve interest rate as a trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg

Wall Street suffers more big losses as threat of US shutdown looms, adding to worries about Fed’s course

  • The Dow was down 2 per cent and the S&P 500 was off by 1.6 per cent
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A television broadcasts Jerome Powell, chairman of the US Federal Reserve, announcing an increase in the Federal Reserve interest rate as a trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg
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