A taskforce of banks and institutional investors backed by the New York Federal Reserve Bank on Monday recommended steps to fortify the $1.7trn tri-party repurchase market to help prevent one firm’s problems from spilling over to others. The taskforce is part of the Federal Reserve’s efforts to reduce the risk of future crises.

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Mortgage applications rise to the highest level in more than a month

Despite last week’s climb in mortgage rates, the Mortgage Bankers Association indicates demand for both purchase and refinance applications held steady, as mortgage applications rose by 9.6%.

Nov 13, 2019 By