Higher interest rates: Experts expect more foreclosures

Apartments in Berlin Real estate prices in Germany have been rising for years. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt Because of rising interest rates, experts expect that more people will have to foreclose on apartments or houses. Interest rate hikes, high inflation and reduced consumer confidence are hitting the middle-income bracket, explained Walter Ruesch, managing director of the […]

European Central Bank raises interest rates for the first time in 11 years

Record inflation in the euro area is forcing the European Central Bank to act. July will probably see the first rate hike in eleven years. The European Central Bank (ECB). – dpa Ad the essentials in brief Extremely high inflation is forcing the ECB to take countermeasures. The first interest rate hike is scheduled for […]

Expert expects further rise in construction interest rates – dpa

ZThe European Central Bank (ECB) intends to initiate a turnaround in interest rates in late summer in order to get the currently high inflation in the euro area under control. Some people now fear that the interest rates, which have already risen, will continue to rise. But what about the fear? Can the interest rate […]

What it means for savings accounts and home loans

Düsseldorf The European Central Bank (ECB) could raise interest rates in the summer – for the first time in more than ten years. The announced turnaround in interest rates has been keeping the markets in motion for weeks. But what does that mean in concrete terms? And what will be the consequences for people who […]

Continued depreciation of the yen against the dollar Will the US strengthen monetary tightening due to rising long-term interest rates? (April 11th to 15th)[Stocks and exchanges This week’s aim]: J-CAST Company Watch[Full text display]

Long-term interest rates rise in the United States. As a result, dollar buying and yen selling, which are expected to widen the interest rate differential between Japan and the United States, have become dominant. US stocks have fallen due to the rise of expectations that monetary tightening measures will be strengthened in the United States. […]