Zimbabwe: Who is pushing up parallel market rates?

Over the past 18 months, the country’s economy has rebounded, helped by the better performance of the agricultural and mining sectors, an improvement in the balance of payments and the position of the external sector, as well as the introduction of an auction system which improved access to foreign currencies …

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Should we take advantage of low mortgage rates?

This week, Housing Development Finance Corp. joined the State Bank of India, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Bank of Baroda to cut mortgage rates on home loans. These rate cuts are offered to both salaried and non-salaried borrowers. Mint takes a look: Should you buy a house because the rates are …

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Argentine President criticizes IMF loan to UN General Assembly

Argentine President Alberto Fernandez criticized the “toxic and irresponsible loan” that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) granted to his predecessor’s government in a pre-recorded speech to the 76th United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. During the speech, which lasted around 20 minutes, Fernandez also called for “a reconfiguration of the …

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Sensex, Nifty slightly higher in prudent trading

(RTTNews) – Indian stocks posted a mixed performance Wednesday morning, with investors largely taking cautious measures as they anticipate the Federal Reserve’s move. The Fed, which is expected to announce its monetary policy later today, is expected to largely keep rates unchanged for now, but may revise the outlook for …

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