Archive for July, 2014

Five-year fixed mortgage rates plummet as bank competition heats up

Competition in the home loan market has intensified further, with two major banks slashing their five-year fixed mortgage rates.

Wage growth set to keep rates low

Slow wage growth will keep the Bank of England from raising interest rates this year despite a run of strong economic data, according to an influential report.

Average US mortgage rates dip slightly

WASHINGTON Average U.S. mortgage rates declined slightly this week with rates remaining near historic lows.

US Treasury bill rates fall at weekly auction; reach lowest level in 2 weeks

WASHINGTON – Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction, with rates reaching their lowest level in two weeks.

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New ISAs, better interest rates?

The annual ISA limit has risen to £15,000. Here are the top rates if you want to save in cash.

Mortgage Approvals Fall To 11-month Low

UK mortgage approvals have dropped to their lowest level since June last year, according to the Bank of England . New capping rules, known as the Mortgage Market Review , were brought in at the end of April to ensure borrowers have sufficient ability t…