Cheapest two-year fixed rate mortgage in UK launched

Mortgage Updates Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about mortgage news. Competition in the UK mortgage market picked up speed on Friday as the Co-operative Bank launched a record two-year fixed rate contract, with an interest rate of 0.79%. The deal from Platform, a …

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Statement by Governor Newsom on the August 9.17.21 employment report

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom released the following statement regarding today’s jobs report, showing California created 44% of the country’s new jobs in August, after adding 104,300 new jobs last month , again creating more new jobs than any other state: “California continues to lead the country’s economic recovery, creating …

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Uganda: lending rates drop to 16.28%

Commercial bank lending rates denominated in shillings continued on a downward trajectory in July, falling to a weighted average of 16.28% from 17% in June. According to the finance ministry’s report on the performance of the economy for the period ending in July, the move is partly due to a …

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