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Deposit rates at big banks aren"t keeping up with Fed rate hikes

Rick Wilking/ Reuters The Federal Reserve is on a steady path of raising interes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Bond Report: The 2-year Treasury yield ends at 9½ year high as market braces for Fed rate hikes

The two-year Treasury note yield marks a more than a nine-year high on Thursday after a jump in import prices and strong manufacturing data were seen keeping the Federal Reserve on track to raise rates three times, and potentially four times, this year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2018

ECB leaves rates at record low, reiterates dovish guidance

The European Central Bank on Thursday made no changes to policy, keeping its deposit rate at negative 0.4% and its main refinancing rate at 0%. The ban.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2017

Breaking slow: Asia set to raise rates next year, but still lag Fed

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tighter monetary policy is coming to Asia next year. Yet it will lag the Federal Reserve's rate hikes as Asian central banks balance an exports-led revival in growth with a slowdown in regional locomotive China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2017

"Dear Fed, Hike Slower... Shrink Faster..."

Authored by Peter Tchir via Brean Capital LLC, Dear Fed, Stop with Rate Hikes and Reduce Balance Sheet We think that the Fed should focus on steepening the yield curve.  That keeping short term rates constant while focusing on balance sheet reductio.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 3rd, 2017

Saving deposit rate cuts sets stage for lower lending rates: Report

Rates reduction by 3 banks include SBI, Bank of Baroda and Axis Bank stoke competition among lenders.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 13th, 2017

​Comerica profits double on back of Fed rate hikes

Dallas’ Comerica Bank, one of the largest banks headquartered in Texas, roughly doubled its profits from one year ago as it benefitted from the Federal Reserve’s decisions to increase borrowing rates from historic lows......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2017

Move fixed deposits only if the rate difference is high. Here"s why

With banks signalling a rise in rates, it is good news for the depositor.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard15 hr. 29 min. ago

Almost zero: Why you"re still not making much on your bank account

There’s an opening for online banks as traditional ones have been slow to lift deposit rates for savers even as interest rates have risen......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 14th, 2018

Almost Zero: Why You’re Still Not Making Much on Your Bank Account

There’s an opening for online banks as traditional ones have been slow to lift deposit rates for savers even as interest rates have risen......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 14th, 2018

Fed minutes from March meeting reinforce view that more rate hikes are coming

Minutes of the March 20-21 Federal Open Market Committee meeting released Wednesday show "all" participants saw some more interest-rate hikes as likely. Instead of discussing whether to hike rates, the debate centered mor.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

Fed"s Kaplan sees two more rate hikes this year, pace of tightening possibly slowing from there

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan said late Monday that he expects the Fed to raise interest rates twice more this year and then possibly slow the pace of rate increases if the moderating growth he expects materializes. "2018 will be.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2018

Fed"s Williams backs 3 or 4 rate hikes this year

San Francisco Fed President John Williams said Friday he wants the central bank to continue to gradually raise interest rates this year. "Our recent projections indicate that the center of the distribution .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2018

Fed"s Powell points to rate hikes, uncertainty on trade tensions

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve will likely need to keep raising U.S. interest rates to keep inflation under control, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said, adding that it was too soon to know if rising trade tensions would hit the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 6th, 2018

The Fed: Atlanta Fed’s Bostic calls rate hikes a ‘priority’ until they’re neutral

Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic said Thursday getting short-term interest rates up to neutral, somewhere between 2.25% and 2.75%, was a priority......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 5th, 2018

The Fed: Fed’s Bullard sees no reason to hike interest rates further

St. Louis Fed President James Bullard on Wednesday said no more rate hikes are needed as policy is close to neutral......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 4th, 2018

The Tell: This is one analyst’s highest conviction trade in a rising rate environment

WisdomTree analyst Bradley Krom says investors should park their money in floating-rate notes to earn easy and stable returns as the central bank hikes rates three to four times this year.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 2nd, 2018

The Tell: This is one researcher’s highest conviction trade in a rising rate environment

WisdomTree analyst Bradley Krom says investors should park their money in floating-rate notes to earn easy and stable returns as the central bank hikes rates three to four times this year.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 2nd, 2018

Small savings schemes still attractive despite fixed deposit rate hike

State Bank of India has twice hiked interest rates on fixed deposits within a month, but an investor still gets better returns at Post Office.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 2nd, 2018

Fed"s Harker sees 3 rate hikes this year

Philadelphia Federal Reserve President Patrick Harker expects Fed officials to hike interest rates thr.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 29th, 2018

Fed"s Mester sees U.S. rate hikes this year and next

The Federal Reserve should continue raising interest rates this year and next so that it can avoid an overheating that cuts short the economic expansion that is already picking up steam, a policymaker of the U.S. central bank said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 26th, 2018