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The Fed’s next move could be a major risk to markets, as world awaits clarity on omicron variant

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, Sept. 20, 2021.
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Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's comment that the central bank could speed up the taper of its bond-buying program slammed stocks. It also highlights that the end of easy money policy is one of the biggest concerns for investors.

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