Tag: interest rates

ECB only gives special protection to countries whose debt is sustainable

ECB only gives special protection to countries whose debt is sustainable

The protective shield that the European Central Bank (ECB) can use in extreme cases to protect certain countries from speculative attacks on the interest rates on their public and private debts, in the current environment of rising interest rates, will impose four weighting conditions and all of them must fulfilled in a “cumulative” manner, the […]

Analysts expect Banco de la República rate to hit 7.5%

Analysts expect Banco de la República rate to hit 7.5%

Prior to the meeting that the Board of Directors of the Bank of the Republic to make interest rate decisions monetary policy in Colombia, economic analysts predict that the intervention will reach 7.5%, which would represent an increase of 150 basis points. It is recalled that the intervention rate is currently 6%. On that occasion, […]

ECB. Lagarde sees less and less return to the end of the tunnel

ECB. Lagarde sees less and less return to the end of the tunnel

Inflation seems to be infecting the economy as a whole and this is raising new problems and challenges, in addition to the most immediate aspect of the European Central Bank (ECB) raising interest rates to stop prices, which is starting to pile up most debt. walk the curve. : countries, companies and families. Inflation in […]

The Fed raises interest rates by 0.75 points, the largest increase in 28 years

The Fed raises interest rates by 0.75 points, the largest increase in 28 years

The United States Federal Reserve (Fed) announced on Wednesday a 0.75 point hike in official interest rates, the largest increase in 28 years, to counter runaway inflation. With this hike – the third since the Fed started raising rates in March – the official interest rate of the world’s largest economy falls to a range […]

Accelerating job creation is Barranquilla’s challenge: Minhacienda

Accelerating job creation is Barranquilla’s challenge: Minhacienda

The Atlantic economic growth in 2021 it was more than 7%, the finance minister assured, Joseph Manuel Restrepowhich emphasized the good sector figures of the department. “We see exports growing by 46%, industry and commerce by 16% and sales of new homes by 70%, these are very positive dynamics,” the minister said in an interview […]

The US Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 0.25 points

The US Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 0.25 points

The Federal Reserve (Fed, central bank) from United States announced an interest rate hike of 0.25 percentage point this Wednesday with the aim of fighting a inflation runaway, the first increase since 2018. With this increase, the official interest rate of the largest economy in the world is placed in a range between 0.25% and […]

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