FACTBOX-Ready to taper or waiting for more data? Recent Fed officials' comments
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(Reuters) - The Federal Reserve has said it will start to reduce its bond purchases as soon as November if the economy continues on its current track.
FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC, U.S., August 22, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File Photo
Some officials will watch the September jobs report, due Oct. 8, for a final bit of evidence that the labor market has achieved “substantial further progress” in its recovery. Others feel the benchmark has been met and are rea