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Government borrowing costs rise as oil heads back to the 80s

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar took a breather at a five-month high on Thursday, though government borrowing costs continued to grind upwards as oil prices hit their highest since 2014 at almost $80 a barrel......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

Home Loan Costs Fall, Mortgage Applications Rise

US mortgage home applications to buy and to refinanc increased last week as most borrowing costs fell in step with US bond yields tied to worries about slowing economic growth, data from the Mortgage Bankers Asso.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 13th, 2019

Bond Report: U.S. government bond yields rise after data deluge, with Philly Fed in focus

Treasury prices pull back Thursday, pushing up yields on signs of progress on U.S.-China trade talks and as investors sort through a big round of economic data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2019

Economic Report: Mortgage rates rise for first time in 2019 but are expected to fall from here

Rates for home loans tick up in the most recent week, but all signs point to softening borrowing costs for homeowners in the coming weeks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019

Lattice Semiconductor bails on Big Pink, heads back to the "burbs

The company says the move will help it cut costs and allow team members to work together better......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2019

Fed"s Beige Book Shows Concerns Mounting Among U.S. Businesses

Optimism is waning among U.S. businesses as they grapple with a volatile stock market, rising borrowing costs, and concerns about trade and the government shutdown, according to a new Federal Reserve report......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 17th, 2019

Soft Investment Banking to Hurt BofA"s (BAC) Earnings in Q4

Seasonality, increased volatility and rise in borrowing costs are likely to adversely impact BofA's (BAC) investment banking revenu.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJan 15th, 2019

Stocks stay strong as Europe shrugs off Samsung warning

A solid start from Europe kept world stocks at a three-week high on Tuesday after Asia was knocked back by a shock profit warning from tech giant Samsung and a tick-up in borrowing costs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2019

Global stock indexes slide as U.S. government shutdown looms

World stock markets continued a week-long sell-off on Friday as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs compounded investor anxiety that global economic growth is slowing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Global markets: shares extend sell-off on growth, U.S. shutdown worries

World stocks extended a steep sell-off on Friday as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs compounded investor anxieties over the trajectory of global economic growth. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Global stock indices edge lower as U.S. government shutdown looms

World stock markets continued a week-long sell-off on Friday as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs compounded investor anxiety that global economic growth is slowing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Global growth worries, U.S. government shutdown threat hit stocks

World stocks extended a steep sell-off on Friday as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs compounded investor anxieties over the trajectory of global economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Growth fears and U.S. government shutdown threat slam stocks

World stocks extended a steep sell-off on Friday as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs compounded investor anxieties over the trajectory of global economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Stocks reel as funds seek safe harbors

Global stocks extended a steep sell-off on Friday as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and of further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs sent dismayed investors scurrying for safer assets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Asia stocks underwater as funds seek safe harbors

Global stocks were sinking in a sea of red on Friday as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and of further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs sent dismayed investors sailing for safer harbors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Asian stocks slide, investors rush to yen and bonds

Global stocks were sailing into Christmas on a sea of red on Friday, as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and of further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs inflamed investor unease over the economic outlook......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2018

Asia stocks shunned as investors flee for safety

Global stocks were sailing into Christmas on a sea of red on Friday as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and of further hikes in U.S. borrowing costs inflamed investor unease over the economic outlook......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2018

Federal Reserve raises interest rates for fourth time this year

The Federal Reserve raised borrowing costs for the fourth time this year, ignoring a stock-market selloff and defying pressure from President Donald Trump, while dialing back projections for interest... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 19th, 2018

Saudi king extends allowances as living costs rise

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has extended monthly allowances for government employees, military personnel, pensioners, social security recipients and students into next year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 18th, 2018

Italian government indicates willingness to amend budget

Italy's government borrowing costs are easing — a sign of investor relief — after the government indicated it is considering changes to the draft budget rejected by the EU's executive body......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 27th, 2018

ECB officials saw little contagion from Italy"s debt woes

Top officials at the European Central Bank expressed concern at their last rate-setting meeting about higher government borrowing costs for Italy but saw little evidence that the debt troubles were spreading to other eurozone countries......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 22nd, 2018