Interest rates

  • What could speed up the taper? by Ryan Smith

    Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said in a press conference Wednesday that the Fed would most likely continue to wind back purchases, $10bn at a time over the next several meetings of its rule-making committee. However, he said, that decision was more of a flexible guideline than a hard-and-fast policy

  • What now for rates? by MPA

    What does the taper mean for mortgage rates? Well, it all depends on how fast the Federal Reserve winds down the rest of its bond-buying program

  • Mortgage rates up slightly ahead of Fed taper announcement by Ryan Smith

    Fixed mortgage rates rose slightly this week leading up to the Federal Reserve’s decision to wind back its bond-buying program


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