While conventional wisdom says the Fed will wimp out and leave interest rates alone, it's a bit more complicated.
Another big reverse on China's main stock index weighed on markets around the world Wednesday ahead of the latest policy statement from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Oil futures fell on Wednesday, after a surprise rise in U.S. inventories wiped out the optimism that had built up the day before over the potential for the world's largest exporters to cut output enough to stem a 19-month-long price slide.
- USDJPY: 118.37
- EURUSD: 1.0889
- S&P 500: 1,903.63
- NASDAQ : 4,567.7