Bad Credit Repair Solutions

June 22, 2010 Personal Finance

  Bad Credit Repair Solutions Bad credit repair solutions can provide seamless financial solutions for those who have been trying to deal with bad debts or with hampered credit score statements. Usually a typical segment of debtors resort for bad credit repair solutions when they default to make their payments on loan EMI’s. This can […]

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Federal Reserve Sells $1.15 Billion in Deposits

June 15, 2010 General

The Federal Reserve said Tuesday that its $1 billion auction of 14-day term deposits through its new Term Deposit Facility came at a rate of 0.27%. It received bids for 6.14 times the amount it accepted at the auction on Monday. Term deposits, designed like certificates of deposits, are a tool to soak up, or […]

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775 Banks on FDIC’s Problem List

May 21, 2010 banking

  The number of institutions on the FDIC's "Problem List" rose to 775, up from 702 at the end of 2009. In addition, the total assets of "problem" institutions increased during the quarter from $403 billion to $431 billion. These levels are the highest since June 30, 1993, when the number and assets of "problem" […]

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Federal Reserve Re-establishment of U.S. Dollar Swap Facilities with European Central Banks

May 10, 2010 Latest News

  In response to the re-emergence of strains in U.S. dollar short-term funding markets in Europe, the Bank of Canada, the Bank of England, the European Central Bank, the Federal Reserve, and the Swiss National Bank are announcing the re-establishment of temporary U.S. dollar liquidity swap facilities. These facilities are designed to help improve liquidity […]

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Understanding U.S. Government Securities Quotes

May 3, 2010 Personal Finance

      Because the market for U.S. Government securities is both global and highly competitive, prices tend to be similar throughout the world. Quotes for Treasury securities show the security's interest rate when it was sold, the maturity date, bid and asked prices, price change from the previous day, and the yield on the […]

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