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    Commentary: Consumers feel the pinch of rising interest rates

    Some consumers will find it challenging to make their mortgage payments, say NUS Business School Professor Sumit Agarwal.
  2. FILE PHOTO: Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, pauses while playing bridge as part of t

    Buffett profits as venture into Canadian mortgage business ends

    Canadian mortgage lender Home Capital Group Inc said on Wednesday that Warren Buffett's stake in the company will drop to less than 10 percent ...
  3. A man stands near a sign advertising a home for sale in the Pacific Heights neighborhood in San Fra

    US home refinancing requests fall near 18-year low: mortgage group

    U.S. borrowers filed the fewest applications for home refinancing in about 18 years last week even as mortgage rates drifted lower in step with U.S.
  4. A home is seen in the Penn Estates development where most of the homeowners are underwater on their

    Rising rates knock US mortgage activity to lowest since 2014: MBA

    U.S. consumers filed the fewest requests for a mortgage since late 2014 last week as most home borrowing costs reached their highest levels in ...
  5. Construction workers build a single family home in San Diego, California

    Hurricane Florence, rising mortgage rates hurt US homebuilding

    U.S. homebuilding dropped more than expected in September as construction activity in the South fell by the most in nearly three years, likely ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A "For Sale" sign is seen outside a home in Cardiff, California

    US housing market faces '5-percent' test

    The U.S. housing market, already struggling with tight inventory and rising building costs, faces a fresh headwind as 30-year mortgage rates rise ...
  7. A Wells Fargo banking location is pictured in Pasadena

    Wells Fargo lays off more than 600 mortgage workers

    Wells Fargo & Co is laying off more than 600 workers as it grapples with a slowdown in its mortgage business, a bank spokesman said on Friday.
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    Record fine demand latest blow for embattled Deutsche Bank

    News on Friday that US authorities are targeting Deutsche Bank for a record US$14 billion fine marked the latest blow to Germany's biggest lender, ...