Interest rates

  • Rate hikes are ahead – but how many? by Ryan Smith

    The Federal Reserve has signaled that it will continue to hike interest rates sporadically. Now the Congressional Budget Office is projecting just how high rates might go over the next few years

  • Fed holds rates steady – for now by Ryan Smith

    After raising interest rates at its last meeting, the Federal Reserve decided against a rate hike in May – but intimated that further hikes were on the way

  • Interest rates falling to lows not seen since June by MPA

    Interest rates have edged down, with some hitting lows not seen since June

  • Fed should delay taper for new data by MPA

    The Federal Reserve shouldn’t begin winding back its $85bn-per-month bond-buying program without waiting to consult economic data that was delayed by the government shutdown, says a Fed official

  • Rates up on debt fears by MPA

    Mortgage rates crept up this week as uncertainty over the recent budget impasse ground down market confidence, according to data released Thursday by Freddie Mac


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