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Israelis Borrowing Too Much, Says Concerned NPO

Israelis Borrowing Too Much, Says Concerned NPO

According to statistics compiled by the Pa'amonim organization, one third of Israelis took loans of some sort last year.Yaakov Levi , 08/02/2015 16:00
Experts: Shekel Weakness Will Continue

Experts: Shekel Weakness Will Continue

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, 04/12/2014 11:38
Bank of Israel to Hold Interest at 3%

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., 24/10/2011 18:10
Fed to Keep Rates "Exceptionally Low"

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., 09/08/2011 22:34