The US Federal Reserve also intends to continue purchasing mortgage-backed securities, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Wednesday
by Patrick Kearns Jun 10
The Main Street Lending program will provide four-year loans to businesses with fewer than 10,000 employees
by Patrick Kearns Apr 10
Opinion
Leaders of federal administrations always take credit for roaring economies, but the reality is more complex
by Lou Barnes Dec 27
Opinion
As per tradition, markets are quiet around this time of year, plus a holiday reading recommendation
by Lou Barnes Dec 20
This December is packed with news, but markets remain unperturbed. That begs the question — what really matters?
by Lou Barnes Dec 13
The economy keeps humming along
by Lou Barnes Nov 1
The forecast for interest rates is still low, reinforced by new information from the Federal Reserve
by Lou Barnes Oct 11
Opinion
The European Central Bank's move to stimulate the European economy set President Trump into a tizzy. Here's why his tweets don't make any sense
by Lou Barnes Sep 13
Opinion
In the time since Donald Trump's tariff announcement Thursday, low-fee mortgages have fallen below 4%
by Lou Barnes Aug 5
Additional increases throughout the year could push mortgage rates as high as 5 percent by year's end
by Jotham ​Sederstrom Mar 21
The incremental hike marks the third such hike in 2017 and sets the stage for what will likely be three or four adjustments in 2018
by Jotham ​Sederstrom Dec 13
Powell expected to follow in his predecessor's footsteps with a steady approach
by Jotham ​Sederstrom Nov 2