Gulf markets mixed on falling oil, signs of Fed slowdown

Gulf markets mixed on falling oil, signs of Fed slowdown

Gulf markets mixed on falling oil, signs of Fed slowdown Nov 24 (Reuters) - Stock markets in the Gulf ended mixed on Thursday as oil prices fell, while less-hawkish minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's last policy meeting fuelled speculation of slower interest rate hikes. Most Gulf Cooperation Council countries, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar, have their currencies pegged to the U.S. dollar and generally follow the Federal Reserve's policy moves, exposing the region to a …