Applications for U.S. home mortgages fall for a second week and hit a 13-year low as mortgage rates rise.
Average U.S. rates for fixed mortgages rose slightly this week but still remain near historically low levels.
Home resales fell sharply in November to their lowest level in nearly a year, hurt by a rise in interest rates since the spring and ongoing price increases.
The Federal Reserve plans to trim its aggressive bond-buying program even as it plans to keep its key interest rate lower for even longer than previously promised.
Homebuilders broke ground on homes at the fastest pace in more than five years, evidence the housing recovery is accelerating despite higher mortgage rates.
After months of speculation, investors could finally find out when the Federal Reserve will begin to cut back on its massive bond-buying program.
Average U.S. rates for fixed mortgages eased slightly this week, remaining near historically low levels.
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Some of the world's biggest banks have been hit with a $2.3 billion fine for interest rate-rigging by traders, by the European Commission.
As a new Fed chief gets ready to take charge, more Fed watchers believe the key theme to emphasize for 2014 is low interest rates for longer.
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The Senate Banking Committee has approved Janet Yellen's nomination to become the first woman to lead the Federal Reserve, sending it to the full Senate for a final vote.
Mixed messages from the Federal Reserve about when it will taper its monetary stimulus program have sent markets into a tailspin -- again.
The Federal Open Market Committee released the minutes from its most recent meeting Wednesday, and investors didn't like what they read, which sent the major indexes...
Recent solid economic data would increase the likelihood that the Federal Reserve would start to scale back bond buying at its meeting next month, a senior Fed official says.
Applications for U.S. home loans fell in the latest week, dropping for a third straight week, data show.
Minutes from the Federal Reserve's October meeting could help determine the course of interest rates for the rest of the year.
Though rising interest rates have made it more costly to borrow, savers haven't seen much improvement on the interest rates they're getting on savings accounts or bank CDs.
With the market nervously wondering whether the Federal Reserve will start to reduce their quantitative easing program, a few critical clues could come this week.
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