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Where To Stash Your Cash: Short-Term Rates Of 2.25% To 5%

Where To Stash Your Cash: Short-Term Rates Of 2.25% To 5%.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 8th, 2019

Market Extra: There’s a cash shortage on Wall Street — and it’s forcing the Fed to stem a surge in repo rates

The rise in short-term borrowing costs such as repurchasing rates have drawn questions over the lack of liquidity in Wall Street’s plumbing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 18th, 2019

Market Extra: How a cash shortage forced the Fed to stem a surge in rates in a vital area on Wall Street funding

The rise in short-term borrowing costs such as repurchasing rates have drawn questions over the lack of liquidity in Wall Street’s plumbing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 17th, 2019

As the Yield Curve Begins to Flatten, Investors Flock to Short-Term Bond Funds

Now that short-term rates have hit the historically significant 2% mark, investors are responding to the favorable conditions by infusing cash into short-term bond funds.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 14th, 2018

Mark Hulbert: Short-term interest rates are actually higher now than before the last Fed cut

Taxes and inflation impact bond yields and purchasing power, writes Mark Hulbert......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 5th, 2019

Despite Fed rate cut, rates on credit cards could go up

The Federal Reserve cut short-term interest rates by a quarter point. It is the third time this year, the Fed has cut rates. WSJ’s AnnaMaria Andriotis reports, despite the cut, your credit card rates could go up. Photo Illustration: Adele Morgan.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 31st, 2019

Short-term Treasury yields erase decline after Fed policy decision

Shorter-dated Treasury yields jumped off their intraday lows on Wednesday, following the Federal Reserve's decision to lower interest rates by a quarter point to a range between.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 30th, 2019

Traders keep bets on Fed pause after third rate cut

U.S. short-term interest rate futures on Wednesday pared earlier gains after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates for a third time this year and signaled it would pause to assess any further need to ease policy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2019

Stocks little changed ahead of interest rate decision

Most investors expect the Federal Reserve to cut short-term rates by a quarter of a percentage point on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 30th, 2019

4 reasons to open a high-yield savings account while interest rates are down

Tim Robberts/Getty High-yield savings accounts are still the best place to store money you need in the short term. Despite interest rate cuts over the last few months, a high-yield savings account will still help you.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 26th, 2019

Wall Street Week Ahead: Bond fund managers see risk Fed cuts rates to zero

Speculation the Federal Reserve will continue cutting interest rates well past its policy meeting next week is pushing some bond fund managers into assets ranging from short-term Treasury bills to half-paid off 15-year home mortgages......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2019

Wall Street Weekahead: Bond fund managers see risk Fed cuts rates to zero

Speculation the Federal Reserve will continue cutting interest rates well past its policy meeting next week is pushing some bond fund managers into assets ranging from short-term Treasury bills to half-paid off 15-year home mortgages......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2019

Fed ‘repo’ plan could face fund manager resistance

Money market funds that are among the largest holders of Treasury bills say they are reluctant to sell them to the Federal Reserve, presenting an obstacle to the central bank as it seeks to increase the amount of cash in short-term lending markets......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2019

Funding market strains resurface as repo rates stay elevated

Strains in short-term lending markets popped up agai.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2019

Fed to resume asset purchases to prevent a cash crunch

The Federal Reserve will soon resume purchases of Treasuries to expand its balance sheet in hopes of preventing a repeat of the recent disruption in short-term lending markets, chairman Jay Powell said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 8th, 2019

How climate change is ‘creating a dilemma’ for the world’s central bankers

As if dealing with short-term economic swings, monitoring inflation and setting interest rates wasn’t enough, central bankers are worrying about climate change......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2019

Fed Ups Repo Ante; Injects Longer-Term Cash Into Banking System To Hold Rates Down

Fed Ups Repo Ante; Injects Longer-Term Cash Into Banking System To Hold Rates Down.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 26th, 2019

NewsWatch: Fed’s Bullard: Dissent was due in part to worries about slowing economy

St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said Friday a slowing economy was one reason he wanted the central bank to cut short-term interest rates by a more aggressive half percentage point this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2019

The Fed: Fed’s Bullard: Dissent was due in part to worries about slowing economy

St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said Friday a slowing economy was one reason he wanted the central bank to cut short-term interest rates by a more aggressive 50 basis points this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2019

The Question the Fed Did Not Answer When It Hiked Rates

Along with Wednesday's announcement of cut to the fed funds rate, Fed Chair Jerome Powell also committed to injecting cash into the central bank's repurchase (repo) facility. That's not a long-term........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 19th, 2019

The question the Fed did not answer when it hiked rates

Along with Wednesday's announcement of cut to the fed funds rate, Fed Chair Jerome Powell also committed to injecting cash into the central bank's repurchase (repo) facility. That's not a long-term solution, however......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2019