Interest rate
An interest rate is the rate at which interest is paid by borrowers (debtors) for the use of money that they borrow from lenders (creditors). Specifically, the interest rate is a percentage of princip...
The Biggest Scam In The History Of Mankind - Explained In 7 Minutes
The history of the Federal Reserve. Lack of Accountability, Transparency, and Responsibility. Group of Elite Bankers, in the form of shareholders (members), control the currency of the United States, ...
10 Charts Explaining the Complexity of the Fed's Decision to Raise Rates
The Federal Funds rate, the FOMC’s primary policy tool, has been in a target range of 0.0%-0.25% for seven years. In fact, the Fed made its unprecedented move on December 16, 2008, exactly seven years...
The unthinkable is being thought about - Banks are seriously discussing negative interest rates for consumers
The concept of earning interest on money in the bank is so deeply ingrained into economic life that few people even know that the opposite can happen too: Banks can take a percentage of cash from your...
McConnell plan moves Senate closer to deal on Homeland Security funding
The Republican leader wants a vote on separate bill for immigration, untying it from the DHS budget.
$9,000,000,000,000 MISSING From The Federal Reserve SHOCKING FOOTAGE
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Fisher equation
The Fisher equation in financial mathematics and economics estimates the relationship between nominal and real interest rates inflation. It is named after Irving Fisher, who was famous for his works ...
Real interest rate
The real interest rate is the rate of interest an investor expects to receive after allowing for inflation. It can be described more formally by the Fisher equation, which states that the real interes...
10 Charts Explaining the Complexity of the Fed's Decision to Raise Rates
The Federal Funds rate, the FOMC’s primary policy tool, has been in a target range of 0.0%-0.25% for seven years. In fact, the Fed made its unprecedented move on December 16, 2008, exactly seven years...
10 Charts Explaining the Complexity of the Fed's Decision to Raise Rates
The Federal Funds rate, the FOMC’s primary policy tool, has been in a target range of 0.0%-0.25% for seven years. In fact, the Fed made its unprecedented move on December 16, 2008, exactly seven years...
LIBOR market model
The LIBOR market model, also known as the BGM Model (Brace Gatarek Musiela Model, in reference to the names of some of the inventors) is a financial model of interest rates. It is used for pricing int...
The unthinkable is being thought about - Banks are seriously discussing negative interest rates for consumers
The concept of earning interest on money in the bank is so deeply ingrained into economic life that few people even know that the opposite can happen too: Banks can take a percentage of cash from your...
McConnell plan moves Senate closer to deal on Homeland Security funding
The Republican leader wants a vote on separate bill for immigration, untying it from the DHS budget.
Exchange-traded fund
An exchange-traded fund (ETF) is an investment fund traded on stock exchanges, much like stocks. An ETF holds assets such as stocks, commodities, or bonds, and trades close to its net asset value ove...
Federal Reserve System
The Federal Reserve System (also known as the Federal Reserve, and informally as the Fed) is the central banking system of the United States. It was created on December 23, 1913, with the enactment of...
Kiev Interbank Offer Rate
Kiev Interbank Offer Rate (KIBOR) is a daily indicative rate based on the interest rates at which banks offer to lend unsecured funds to other banks on the Ukrainian money market (or interbank market)...
Home equity protection
Home price protection generally comes in the form of an agreement that pays the homeowner if a particular home price index declines in value over a period of time after the protection is purchased. Th...
Effective interest rate
The effective interest rate, effective annual interest rate, annual equivalent rate (AER) or simply effective rate is the interest rate on a loan or financial product restated from the nominal interes...
Discount rate
Discount rate may refer to:
Coupon leverage
Coupon leverage, or leverage factor, is the amount by which a reference rate is multiplied to determine the floating interest rate payable by an inverse floater. Some debt instruments leverage the par...
Risk-free interest rate
Risk-free interest rate is the theoretical rate of return of an investment with no risk of financial loss. One interpretation is that the risk-free rate represents the interest that an investor would ...
Inflation derivative
In finance, inflation derivative (or inflation-indexed derivatives) refers to an over-the-counter and exchange-traded derivative that is used to transfer inflation risk from one counterparty to anothe...