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Would The Interest Rates Be Hiked At All?

Would The Interest Rates Be Hiked At All? For those market participants not yet convinced the Fed is serious about raising rates again before the end of the year — particularly.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 12th, 2017

Would The Interest Rates Be Hiked At All?

Would The Interest Rates Be Hiked At All? For those market participants not yet convinced the Fed is serious about raising rates again before the end of the year — particularly.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 12th, 2017

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After BoC Delivers Surprise Rate Hike

The Canadian dollar appreciated on Wednesday after the Bank of Canada (BoC) hiked interest rates by 25 basis points. The move was no.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 6th, 2017

Rate Hike Reflects Canada"s Economic Strength: 5 Picks

A long stretch of encouraging data has led to the decision to hike rates. On Jul 12, Canada‘s central bank hiked its key interest rate for the first time in seven years. The move was widely expected and a reflection of the Bank of .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJul 13th, 2017

Algorithmic Central Banking?

The Federal Reserve hiked interest rates again last week. Higher rates aren’t entirely bad. They might help savers holding cash—though I wonder why anyone would still hold cash after almost a.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 27th, 2017

Wall Street expected to open lower as tech slump drags on

U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday morning as tech stocks continued to weigh on major indices and concerns about the economy after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates for the second time this year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 16th, 2017

Wall Street expected to open lower as tech slump drags on

U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday morning as tech stocks continued to weigh on major indices and concerns about the economy after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates for the second time this year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 16th, 2017

Negative Interest Rates Possible Even With the Fed Hiking

At its March meeting, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25%. In doing so, it hiked rates for only the third time since 2006. However, in a strange turn of events, the Fed’s move was perceived as a dovish [….....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 4th, 2017

Where to Find Safe Yields Above 1%

Banks, money-market funds, and short-term bond funds are starting to yield real money now that the Fed has hiked interest rates again......»»

Category: topSource: barronsApr 1st, 2017

Markets are doing the US Fed a massive favour

Mario Tama/Getty ImagesLast week the US Federal Reserve hiked interest rates for the second time in three months, something that hadn’t been seen in well over a decade. However, despite the acceleration in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 23rd, 2017

All’s Well? Dow Dips as Fed Freezes Market

It's been three trading days since the U.S. Federal reserve hiked interest rates--and the stock market has been moribund ever since. The S&P 500 declined 0.2% to 2,373.47 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 8.76 points to 20.....»»

Category: blogSource: barronsMar 20th, 2017

El-Erian Says Fed is Regaining Confidence

Expect the Federal Reserve to lead markets rather than follow them, Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic advisor at Allianz, told CNBC on Thursday, a day after the Fed hiked interest rates for .....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMar 16th, 2017

Here"s what 9 Wall Street gurus think about the Fed"s rate hike

The Federal Reserve hiked interest rates on Wednesday, raising its target federal funds rate by 25 basis points to 0.75%-1.0%. The rate hike is seen as a vote of confidence in the US economy, wh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 16th, 2017

Fed"s "dovish hike" sends shares to record highs, dollar dips

LONDON (Reuters) - World stock indexes surged to record highs on Thursday while the dollar traded close to a one-month low after the Federal Reserve hiked U.S. interest rates but signaled no pick-up in the pace of tightening......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2017

China has hiked short-term interest rates again

For the second time in six week's, the People's Bank of China (PBoC) has lifted short-term interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 16th, 2017

Dollar crunched by cautious Fed, bonds and commodities cheer

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The dollar nursed sharp losses in Asia on Thursday while sovereign bonds savored their biggest rally in nine months after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates, as expected, but signaled no pick-up in the pace of tightening......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2017

Dollar crunched, bonds boosted as Fed goes gradual

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The dollar nursed bitter losses in Asia on Thursday while sovereign bonds savored their biggest rally in nine months after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates as expected but signaled no pick up in the pace of tightening......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2017

Tightrope Walking: Dow Gains 110 Points on Fed Rate Hike…But Can It Last?

Stocks soared today after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates today--as expected--but took a less hawkish tone than some had expected. The S&P 500 gained 0.8% to 2,385.26 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial .....»»

Category: blogSource: barronsMar 15th, 2017

Stocks rally on Fed rate hike

Stocks and bonds moved higher after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates by a quarter percentage point as expected. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 15th, 2017

U.S. stocks close higher after Fed rate hike

U.S. stocks closed higher Wednesday, rallying after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates and confirmed expectations of two more rate hikes this year. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished up 112.73 points, or 0.5%, at 20,950.10, led higher by sha.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2017

The Fed just hiked interest rates — here"s how that could affect your life

ReutersIf you've ever borrowed money or opened a savings account, then the Federal Reserve matters to you. As was widely expect.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2017