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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

Pompeo Heads Back to North Korea

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo headed to North Korea on Thursday for a fourth visit in which he is expected to press the government to deliver on its promises to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 5th, 2018

Market rate rise may thwart Fed"s balance sheet plan

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The rise of a key U.S. overnight interest rate has raised speculation that higher bank borrowing costs will force the Federal Reserve to stop shrinking its balance sheet sooner than planned......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 27th, 2018

Market Extra: U.S. government and corporations aren’t betting on rates rising much higher

The U.S. government and American corporations don’t appear to be locking in low borrowing costs as the Federal Reserve dials up interest rates, a sign that financial markets aren’t anticipating rates drifting much higher from where they presently sit.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 15th, 2018

Euro tumbles as ECB vows to keep rate down

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro fell a full cent against the dollar and government borrowing costs dropped on Thursday, after the European Central Bank vowed not to raise euro zone interest rates before the middle of next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 14th, 2018

Stocks tumble as Italian crisis knocks global sentiment

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares extended a global sell-off in early trading Wednesday as Italy's political crisis provoked a heavy retreat on Wall Street, sent the euro to a 10-month low and pushed up borrowing costs for the government in Rome......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2018

Worsening Italian crisis batters financial markets

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares looked set for a sharp fall on Wednesday as Italy's political crisis provoked a sell-off on Wall Street, sent the euro to a 10-month low and spiked borrowing costs for the government in Rome......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2018

Worsening Italian crisis batters European markets

A worsening political crisis in Italy provoked a second day of selling on European markets, with the euro cut to an 11-month low, stocks punished and short-term borrowing costs surging for the government in Rome. Kate King reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 29th, 2018

Worsening Italian crisis batters European markets

LONDON (Reuters) - A worsening political crisis in Italy provoked a second day of selling on European markets, with the euro cut to an 11-month low, stocks punished and short-term borrowing costs surging for the government in Rome......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2018

Deepening Italian crisis batters European markets

LONDON (Reuters) - A deepening political crisis in Italy provoked a second day of heavy selling on European financial markets, with the euro cut to a 6-1/2 month low, stocks punished and short-term borrowing costs surging for the government in Rome......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2018

Global stocks sink as soft China data, trade fears weigh

LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks fell on Tuesday as investors digested soft Chinese economic data and a lack of progress in U.S.-China trade talks, while a rise in U.S. borrowing costs supported the dollar......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 15th, 2018

Fed keeps key rate unchanged, says inflation near target

The Federal Reserve held interest rates steady Wednesday and expressed confidence that a recent rise in inflation to near the U.S. central bank's 2 percent target would be sustained, leaving it on track to raise borrowing costs in June......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 2nd, 2018

Fed leaves interest rates unchanged, says inflation near target

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday and expressed confidence that a recent rise in inflation to near the U.S. central bank's target would be sustained, leaving it on track to raise borrowing costs in June......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 2nd, 2018

Fed likely to keep rates steady; investors bet on June hike

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve is set to hold interest rates steady this week but will likely further encourage expectations that it will lift borrowing costs in June on the back of rising inflation and low unemployment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 1st, 2018

Higher Interest Rates Mean More Renters for Apartment Sector

The steady rise of mortgage rates is a good-news/bad-news situation, according to CoStar research. While any bump in interest rates increases borrowing costs for commercial real estate projects, i.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytApr 26th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow drops over 500 points after 10-year Treasury yield touches 3%

U.S. stocks rise modestly Tuesday morning, with the Dow poised to snap a four-day skid as strong corporate earnings supported sentiment, although increases in bond yields caused investors to assess borrowing costs for U.S. corporations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stocks cling to modest gain as 10-year yield at 3% seen as a headwind

U.S. stocks rise modestly Tuesday morning, with the Dow poised to snap a four-day skid as strong corporate earnings supported sentiment, although increases in bond yields caused investors to assess borrowing costs for U.S. corporations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2018

U.S debt deluge lifts bond yields to four-year high, Asia stocks down

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks slipped and the U.S. dollar advanced on Tuesday, as a deluge of U.S. government debt this week and the specter of inflation and a higher fiscal deficit drove U.S. borrowing costs near four-year highs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2018

Sonoco Operations Dented by Hurricane Florence, Costs to Rise

Sonoco's (SON) paper mill operations in Hartsville to remain closed temporarily due to unprecedented flooding resulting from Hurricane Florence. Sonoco Products Company SON announced that it will shut down its p.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nyt16 hr. 42 min. ago

LyondellBasell"s stock falls after J.P. Morgan turns bearish on rise in feedstock costs

Shares of LyondellBasell Industries NV.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch22 hr. 58 min. ago

Think tank pushes plans to get city out of debt

The Citizens Budget Commission wants to get New York City back in black. A new report rolls out a host of proposals the fiscally conservative think tank says would help the municipal government... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 18th, 2018