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How Does A Recession Impact Interest Rates?

During periods of economic expansion and contraction, interest rates are key components of the prevailing dynamic. They either directly or indirectly impact many facets of lending, business development and consumption.…

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Economic education that matters: Market Insights is your source for information in the investment world. Arm yourself with knowledge of the global financial market.

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Loan Loss Provision

What Is A Loan Loss Provision? A loan loss provision is an amount of money a bank charges to its expenses on its income statement in anticipation that some of…

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Investment-Grade Bonds

What Are Investment-grade Bonds? Investment-grade bonds—also known as "high-grade" bonds—are debt securities issued by corporations and municipal governments that are generally considered to have a low risk of default. Bonds…

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