US interest rates

Since hitting a three year high in the last week of January, the oil price has been volatile. Investors were getting [...]

22 February 2018
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The US stock market falls this week will have understandably unnerved investors the world over. [...]

6 February 2018
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US stock markets ended the week last night with the biggest single-day loss of the Trump era, as investors adjusted [...]

3 February 2018
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Inflation, interest rates and politics are big themes for investors in 2018 but how will they affect asset prices? Below, fund [...]

9 January 2018
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The US created just 148,000 jobs last month, way below expectations of 190,000, official figures have shown. [...]

5 January 2018
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Asian stock markets (Asia Pacific, excluding Japan) have seen a decent recovery in the past 18 months. After such [...]

15 December 2017
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The Federal Reserve is widely expected to raise interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point on Wednesday [...]

11 December 2017
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President Trump has credited himself for the rise in the stockmarket since he won the US election 12 months ago. [...]

10 November 2017
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The world is, seemingly, in a bull market in everything. [...]

26 October 2017
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Janet Yellen, the chair of the Federal Reserve (Fed), says she hopes that the reversal of QE will be as dull as [...]

3 October 2017
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The Federal Reserve has kept interest rates steady but approved a historic plan to begin unwinding its massive [...]

20 September 2017
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Many will remember to their cost the infamous “taper tantrum” in June 2013. It was the moment Ben Bernanke, [...]

18 September 2017
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In the UK, house price growth began to slow noticeably last year when stamp duty on buy-to-let and second homes [...]

2 August 2017
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It is hard to believe but it is 10 years since the start of the global financial crisis. Triggered by a collapse [...]

31 July 2017
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The dollar hit a 13-month low after the US Federal Reserve struck a cautious note yesterday, resulting in gains [...]

27 July 2017
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