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Federal Reserve Cuts Interest Rates (3rd March 2020)

Emergency Rate Cut, as Coronavirus Spreads This afternoon (3rd March 2020), the US Central Bank (Federal Reserve) has announced an emergency cut of 0.5% in the interest rate. See the BBC article here! The Chairman of the Fed (Jerome Powell) was quotes as saying that the “US economy remained strong. However, the coronavirus poses evolving…

By admin March 3, 2020 Off

Sponsoring Sian (11th February 2020)

London Marathon Sponsorship (26th April 2020)   DIY-Investors.com is delighted to be able to sponsor Sian Powell, as she takes part in the London Marathon on 26th April 2020. Sian is raising funds for the Severn Hospice – in memory of Pat Williams, who sadly passed away last April, after a courageous 10 year battle…

By admin February 11, 2020 Off

Fed. Raises Interest Rates (16th Dec 2015)

Federal Reserve Increases Rates by 0.25% The Federal Reserve has increased US interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade, marking a milestone in the recovery of the world’s biggest economy. In Ameraica, Interest rates have not increased since June 2006 and have stayed between zero and 0.25% since December 2008. However, this…

By admin December 16, 2015 Off

Market Crash – Should DIY-Investors Panic?

Market Crash (24th August 2015) – DIY-Investors’ View After the 154 point fall (a drop of 4.53%) in the All – Share Index (ASX) today, Mick Pavey takes a look at the ASX graph to try and make sense of what’s happening… Want to join our community of DIY-Investors? You can do that HERE!  …

By admin August 24, 2015 Off