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China's money rates inch up on seasonal cash demand

China's primary money rates rose this week on higher insitutional demand for cash near the end of the first half, but gains were limited by net liquidity injections and as China's central bank resisted raising rates in step with the U.S. Federal Reserve. The volume-weighted average rate of the benchmark seven-day repo traded in the interbank market, considered the best indicator of general liquidity, was 2.7628 percent on Friday afternoon. That was 5.4 basis

China's money rates fall, helped by c.bank's long-term cash injection

China's primary money rates fell this week as liquidity deepened at the start of a month and market sentiment improved after a net long-term cash injection led by the central bank. The volume-weighted average rate of the benchmark seven-day repo traded in the interbank market, considered the best indicator of general liquidity in China, fell during the week to 2.6864 percent on Friday afternoon. That was about 26 basis points lower than the previous week'

Fed's next rate hike may further rock U.S. bond market

The Federal Reserve's next interest rate increase will mark a key milestone as the era of cheap dollars draws to a close, further unsettling a U.S. bond market already rattled by rising inflation and government debt supply.

Fed's next rate hike may further rock U.S. bond market

The Federal Reserve's next interest rate increase will mark a key milestone as the era of cheap dollars draws to a close, further unsettling a U.S. bond market already rattled by rising inflation and government debt supply.

China's money rates surge, then ease after month-end demand fades

China's onshore and offshore money rates surged much of this week, then eased on Friday as the end-of-month demand that drove rates higher dissipated. The volume-weighted average rate of the benchmark seven-day repo traded in the interbank market, considered the best indicator of general liquidity in China, climbed to a high of 5 percent at one point on Thursday, and was 2.9391 percent on Friday afternoon. That was still about 11 basis points higher than

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U.S. military may house immigrant children as Trump policy beset by confusion

WASHINGTON/MCALLEN, Texas The U.S. military has been asked to get ready to house up to 20,000 immigrant children, officials said on Thursday, as President Donald Trump's efforts to roll back a widely condemned policy of separating children from their parents were beset by confusion. | Video