The post-FOMC desolation continues ...

  • US equity index futures are down in Globex trade, ES circa -0.9% and NQ circa -1.1% for example
  • Regional equities here down Hang Seng, Nikkei, China indexes .... all slumping
  • AUD, NZD, GBP, CAD all down against the strong USD
  • Gold down

While the FOMC hike was expected, as was the ramping of the dots ... the response has been ... as above.

recap ICYMI:

Forexlive Americas FX news wrap: Fed hikes by 75 bps and delivers a hawkish dot plot