Experts: Shekel Weakness Will Continue Through Elections

The once-mighty shekel is likely to go north of 4 to the dollar by the week's end, and keep falling, as elections fuel economic downturn.Yaakov Levi, 12/4/2014, 11:38 AM

Bank of Israel to Hold Interest at 3%

Eyeing negative trends in the US economy and desiring to mitigate inflation and housing costs, the Bank of Israel is holding the line.Gabe Kahn., 10/24/2011, 6:10 PM

Fed to Keep Rates "Exceptionally Low"

The US Federal Reserve plans to keep interest rates "exceptionally low" in response to the recent slowdown in the US economic recovery.Gabe Kahn., 8/9/2011, 10:34 PM