Interest rates

  • Stocks spring as Summers falls by Ryan Smith

    Hopefully Larry Summers has a family that loves him, because investors apparently do not

  • Fannie and Freddie bond dump could shake market by MPA

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are preparing to auction as much as $17bn worth of mortgage bonds acquired before the housing collapse, raising concerns that they may drag down prices even as the Federal Reserve considers tapering its bond-buying program

  • Rates remain in holding pattern by Ryan Smith

    Mortgage rates stayed relatively steady this week after the release of a mixed jobs report

  • Bad mortgage deals bite another big bank by Ryan Smith

    Yet another major bank is being sued over the offering of mortgage-backed securities during the lead-up to the financial meltdown, according to a Bloomberg report

  • Fed taper on the way as economy rebounds by Ryan Smith

    The Federal Reserve can begin scaling back its bond-buying program later this year as the economy strengthens, a Fed official has said

  • Rates head up again by Ryan Smith

    Average mortgage rates are on the way back up as recent indicators point to a growing economy, according to data released Thursday by Freddie Mac


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