Saturday, February 15, 2020
The average rates for UK home loans are at an all-time low in light of the mortgage price war this holiday season, reported the Daily Mail. The rates can be fixed as low as 2.39% for two years, 1.44%...
In a landmark decision given by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the University of Phoenix has been ordered to pay a record of $191 million. The FTC’s decision comes after it had previously filed a case against the educational...
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) inked a $200million loan agreement with the Philippine government last December 13, 2019. The loan agreement comes as the ADB furthers its support for the country and its series of infrastructure projects. The latest...
The amount of China new loans bounced back in November, rising sharply from stagnant loans in October this year. New yuan loans last month extended to $197.47 billion, exceeding the expectations of analysts. According to the People’s Bank of China,...
Investors in British multinational investment bank Barclays are challenging the institution to cease lending to companies linked to fossil fuel, said the Independent. These pension funds, which hold ₤130 billion worth of stakes in the bank, filed the landmark...
Lever Capital Partners, the premier provider of financing for commercial real estate investors in Nevada, has amended the Chapter 645B of NRS relating to commercial real estate lending in the state. Under the new arrangement, unlicensed lenders may now...
The United States President Donald Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on Chinese consumer goods is expected to have an impact on holiday spending. The imposition is slated to commence Sunday, December 15, 2019. Should the plan push through, approximately...
Alternative lender ThinCats has confirmed it will cease accepting money from casual investors following the decision to close its retail peer-to-peer lending platform and adapt an institution-only funding model. The announcement came days after peer-to-peer lending regulations came into...
The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) just announced that it will be increasing the maximum amount which can be claimed for reserve mortgages. Effective by 2020, the FHA will be increasing the reverse mortgage or Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM)...
Last Saturday, December 7, 2019, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has agreed to provide a loan for Ukraine amounting to $5.5 billion. According to the New York Times, the IMF’s decision shows its approval and support for President Volodymyr...

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