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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

Fed"s Powell: Rate hikes should not upend the global economy

Moves by the Fed and other major central banks to raise interest rates after a long period of keeping them low should not be disruptive to the global economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 8th, 2018

Mortgage rates could jump soon — but that"s not what"s keeping first-time buyers from purchasing homes

Jason Sullivan/Getty Images The Fed raised its key rate last week and signaled two more hikes this year. That has raised concerns about highe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2018

Ex-Deutsche Bank trader says he set Libor rate to aid positions

A former Deutsche Bank AG trader who was responsible for submitting the company’s daily borrowing rates — combined with those of other banks to calculate the Libor benchmark — said he would often... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 22nd, 2018

7 Benefits of a Federal Reserve Interest Rate Hike

(TNS)—Interest rates are going up. The Federal Reserve in June hiked rates for the second time in 2018, and there could be two more rate hikes before the end of the year, including one at this month’s Fed meeting......»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaSep 18th, 2018

Rate Hikes Could Hurt These High-Yielding Sectors

Investors should be wary of sectors like consumer staples and utilities that prospered when rates were low......»»

Category: topSource: barronsSep 13th, 2018

Turkish central bank hikes rates in a bid to save tumbling currency - CNBC

CNBCTurkish central bank hikes rates in a bid to save tumbling currencyCNBCThe Central Bank of Turkey increased its benchmark interest rate on T.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 13th, 2018

Bidding war for deposits has erupted at St. Louis banks

Why deposit rates are going up......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

Strong jobs report gives Fed a green light for more rate hikes

August's surprise jump in wages could be a sign of more wage growth ahead— good news for workers and a green light for the Fed when it comes to interest rates hikes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 7th, 2018

Strong jobs report gives Fed a green light for more rate hikes

August's surprise jump in wages could be a sign of more wage growth ahead— good news for workers and a green light for the Fed when it comes to interest rates hikes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 7th, 2018

World stock markets on pace for worst week since March as trade, rate hikes weigh

World share indexes limped toward their worst week in almost six months on Friday, with Asia equities hitting a 14-month low and U.S. stocks down in early trading as investors braced for additional trade tariffs and higher U.S. interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 7th, 2018

Bank of Canada keeps rates unchanged but stays on course for gradual hikes

The Bank of Canada left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 1.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 5th, 2018

Argentina"s central bank hikes interest rate to 60% as currency tumbles

Argentina's central bank on Thursday boosted its benchmark interest rate by 15 percentage points to 60% in an attempt to arrest a sharp drop by the peso, and said it wouldn't cut rates befor.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 30th, 2018

Fed defends rate hikes as Trump’s attacks show no sign of working

Jerome H. Powell said he believes gradual increases in interest rates remain “appropriate” to keep the economy healthy and thriving......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 24th, 2018

Fed"s Powell defends gradual interest rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday defended the U.S. central bank’s push to raise interest rates as healthy for the economy and signaled more hikes were coming despite President Donald Trump’s criticism of higher borrowing costs......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 24th, 2018

Fed"s Powell defends policy of gradual interest rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday defended the U.S. central bank's push to raise interest rates as healthy for the economy and signaled more hikes were coming despite President Donald Trump's criticism of higher borrowing costs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 24th, 2018

Fed chairman defends interest rate hikes as Trump’s attacks show no sign of working

Jerome H. Powell said he believes gradual increases in interest rates remain “appropriate” to keep the economy healthy and thriving......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 24th, 2018

Fed chief Powell defends policy of gradual rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday defended the U.S. central bank's push to raise interest rates as healthy for the economy and signaled more hikes were coming despite President Donald Trump's criticism of higher borrowing costs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 24th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow rallies 130 points as Powell defends gradual rate hikes; S&P, Nasdaq hit records

U.S. stock benchmarks rally late-morning Friday, with indexes picking up steam after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell affirmed the central bank’s strategy of gradually normalizing interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 24th, 2018

Traders keep bets on Fed interest rate rises as Powell speaks

Traders of short-term interest rate futures on Friday kept their bets the Federal Reserve will raise rates twice more this year after Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said further rate hikes would likely be appropriate......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 24th, 2018

Fed"s Powell Defends Pace of Rate Hikes to Avert Overheating

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell defended the strategy of gradually raising interest rates, pushing back against criticisms that the central bank is moving either too quickly or too slowly, jeopardizing the economy’s expansion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 24th, 2018