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China unveils interest rate reform to steer funding costs lower for firms

China’s central bank unveiled a key interest rate reform on Saturday to help steer borrowing costs lower for companies and support a slowing economy that has been hurt by a trade war with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2019

China Unveils Its Own Libor: How China"s Interest Rate Reform Will Work

On August 17, China’s central bank unveiled detailed measures on its long-awaited interest rate reform by establishing a reference rate for new loans issued by banks to help steer corporate borrowing costs.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 19th, 2019

China to lower funding costs for small and micro firms by 1 percent point this year: premier

China will take multiple measures to lower funding costs for small and micro firms by 1 percentage point this year, Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday, as the government rolls out more steps to shore up the slowing economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

Private equity and venture capital firms still digesting Trump tax reform

The headlines leading up to passage of the new tax law were ominous.  Changes requiring private equity and venture capital funds to hold investments longer to get a lower capital gains rate on carried interest — coupled with new caps on interest d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2018

Futures jump on growing stimulus hopes

U.S. stock index futures rose about 1% on Monday as signs of an interest rate reform in China bolstered hopes that major economies would act to stave off the slowing economic effects of escalating global trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 19th, 2019

Asia stocks advance as China"s rates tweak improves investor mood

Asian stocks rode a Wall Street rally on Monday and were also cheered by a decision from China's central bank to alter the way it sets a key interest rate benchmark, a move seen by analysts as reducing borrowing costs for companies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 19th, 2019

Asia stocks gain as China rates tweak lifts investor mood

Asian stocks tracked the Wall Street rally on Monday and found an extra tailwind from a move by China's central bank to change the way a key interest rate benchmark is set, seen by analysts as reducing borrowing costs for companies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 19th, 2019

Dollar firms, stocks soar on ECB rate cut expectations

The dollar strengthened while U.S. and European stocks surged on Friday amid growing expectations the European Central Bank will cut interest rates to stimulate the economy and after China said it plans to boost disposable income to spur consumption......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 16th, 2019

Will mortgage rates keep dropping? Homeowners and buyers benefit from lower interest rates

Mortgage rates dropped to nearly three-year lows on China trade fears and a Fed rate cut. That's helping homeowners and buy.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 8th, 2019

What a Fed rate cut means for your wallet

The U.S. Federal Reserve's decision on Wednesday to lower interest rates may do little to cut some of the costs that matter to many consumers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 31st, 2019

Tech leads Wall Street lower

Wall Street lost ground Tuesday after a warning from President Donald Trump to China amid ongoing trade negotiations pressured technology shares, while investors looked to an expected Federal Reserve interest rate cut on Wednesday. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 30th, 2019

U.S.-China trade concerns push Wall Street lower; Fed meeting eyed

U.S. stocks slid on Tuesday after a fresh warning from President Donald Trump to China pressured technology shares, while investors speculated the scale of an interest rate cut at the end of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 30th, 2019

A Fed interest rate cut is in the bag. What then?

U.S. central bankers are expected to lower borrowing costs this week for the first time since the depths of the financial crisis more than a decade ago. That's the easy part......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 29th, 2019

Why KBW Sees BofA, Citi and Goldman Sachs Winning From Fed Rate Cuts

The Federal Reserve’s FOMC is now less than a week away from cutting interest rates, at least that’s the current bet in the markets. Some Wall Street firms will do fine with lower rates.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 27th, 2019

Why KBW Sees BofA, Citi and Goldman Sachs Winning from Fed Rate Cuts

The Federal Reserve’s FOMC is now less than a week away from cutting interest rates, at least that’s the current bet in the markets. Some Wall Street firms will do fine with lower rates.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 26th, 2019

Wall St drifts lower as trade concerns weigh, big rate cut hopes fade

The S&P 500 and the Dow Industrials edged lower on Tuesday, as investors worried over warnings of a hit to earnings from the U.S.-China trade dispute and reined in hopes of a steep interest rate cut this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2019

Wall St. edges lower as trade concerns weigh, big rate cut hopes fade

The S&P 500 and the Dow Industrials were on track to fall for the third straight session on Tuesday, as investors worried over warnings of a hit to earnings from the U.S.-China trade dispute and reined in hopes of a steep interest rate cut this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2019

Dollar gains on lower rate cut expectations, stocks flat

The dollar rose and European shares fell on Wednesday as traders scaled back expectations of an aggressive cut in U.S. interest rates in July, while Wall Street rose on hopes of a China-U.S. trade breakthrough at the G20 summit later this week in Japan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 26th, 2019

Trade tensions push Wall St. lower, rate cut hopes limit losses

Wall Street's main indexes dipped on Wednesday over worries of a prolonged U.S.-China trade war after Washington toughened its stance, but losses were cushioned by a muted reading on inflation that backed the case for an interest rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Wall Street set to open lower as trade tensions weigh

Wall Street was set to open slightly lower on Wednesday as worries of a protracted U.S.-China trade war was heightened by Washington's tough stance, but losses were limited by tame inflation data that supported the case for an interest rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Stericycle (SRCL) Posts Disappointing Q1 Earnings, Stock Down

Lower revenues, higher operating costs, extreme weather conditions, increase in interest expenses and higher effective tax rate hurt Stericycle'.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 3rd, 2019