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Another Fine Mess! At Least Half of Students Defaulted or Failed to Pay Down Debt Within 7 Years

Another fine mess … when the Federal government takes over the student loan market which is now over $1 trillion.

But at least the YoY growth is slowing down. 225 mots de plus

Banking

10 things you need to know before the opening bell | 01/19/17 | Markets Insider

(Source: markets.businessinsider.com)

Here is what you need to know.

The Fed expects to hike rates ‘a few’ times this year. That’s according to Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, who spoke Wednesday at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco. 393 mots de plus

Money Matters

Harga Emas Melemah Setelah Inflasi AS Mendorong Kenaikan Dollar AS

Harga Emas melemah pada akhir perdagangan Kamis dinihari (19/01) dari kenaikan tertitnggi delapan minggu sebelumnya karena meningkatnya harga konsumen ke tertinggi 2,5 tahun mengangkatkan dolar AS dan imbal hasil Treasury AS. 214 mots de plus

NEWS

Dollar AS Anjlok Parah ke Posisi Terburuk Sejak Awal Desember 2016

Setelah pasar keuangan  Amerika Serikat dibuka kembali dari libur Marthin Luther Day, posisi dollar AS semakin suram setelah pidato PM Inggris Theresa May yang menenangkan kembali pasar keuangan global dengan skenario Brexitnya.Dollar AS akhirnya jatuh ke posisi terendah dalam 4 pekan setelah sebelumnya rebound karena pelemahan poundsterling. 133 mots de plus

NEWS

Fed dot plot hints at Yellen plotting three '17 hikes

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Has Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen been outed as favoring three interest-rate increases this year, as opposed to a more dovish two? 1 097 mots de plus

Money Matters

Pension Party! "Zero" Interest Rate Policies Lead To Massive Debt Gorging (CalPERS Massive Pension Underfunding)

The Federal Reserve’s zero interest rate policies (ZIRP) have an unwelcomed effect: both the Federal Government and Private Pensions gorged themselves on low-cost debt.

The Federal Reserve lowered their Fed Funds target rate starting in 2007, then started their asset purchases in late 2008, culminating in a dramatic decline in interest rates. 209 mots de plus

Banking

MY UNDERSTANDING

IS

that this Mexican billionaire businessman was invited to Russia to make a presentation on the proposed Russian ‘silver rouble’.

He did so.

I personally know nothing of finance… 553 mots de plus

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