TITLE

Banks Brace for Higher Interest Rates as Profit Impact Is Unclear

AUTHOR(S)
Campbell, Dakin; Harper, Christine
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Banking Strategies Daily;6/21/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the implementation of higher interest rates by some biggest banks in the world. It states that these banks are reassuring investors that higher interest rates are a positive development in the business. According to them, increased returns on new investments, bigger profit margins on loans, and improved earnings from bond market will cover any losses they experience on existing bond assets.
ACCESSION #
90223134

 

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