Archive for June, 2014

Average rates rise of 2.6% for Hutt City

Hutt City Council struck the rates for the 2014/15 financial year last night, with the average rates increase for the city being 2.

US Treasury bill rates fall at weekly auction with 3-month bills dipping to lowest since April

WASHINGTON – Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction, with rates on three-month bills falling to their lowest level since late April.

US Treasury bill rates fall at weekly auction with 3-month bills dipping to lowest since April

WASHINGTON – Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction, with rates on three-month bills falling to their lowest level since late April.

NB Power will hike electricity rates by 2% on Oct. 1

NB Power will be pushing up power rates by two per cent on electricity rates starting on Oct. 1, according to the company. GaĆ«tan Thomas, the president and chief executive officer of NB Power, confirmed the rate increase on Thursday. NB Power’s annual…

Lowest rates in a year do nothing for mortgages

Mortgage rates fell last week, and in an unusual convergence, so did applications for refinances and home purchase loans.

Ofcom bids to cut mobile call costs

The cost of mobile calls between networks is set to fall to the lowest level yet under proposals announced by Ofcom.