Day: September 28, 2020

How Do I Apply For A Personal Loan?

If you’re thinking about applying for a personal loan, it’s important to consider your options carefully before taking the plunge.

In this guide, we explain all you need to know about the application process, including what to watch out for, to help increase your chances of getting accepted.

What is a personal loan?

A personal loan allows you to borrow a fixed amount of money over a fixed term. You can typically borrow over a term of between one and five years, although in some cases, you may be able to borrow for seven years or longer.

You will usually be given the option of borrowing a sum of between £1,000 and £15,000, with some providers offering larger loan amounts of up to £25,000.

Personal loans are also known as unsecured loans as, unlike secured loans, you do not have to use an asset such as your home as

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‘Need For Further Fiscal Action Is Obvious’

The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE: SPY) traded lower Thursday after the weekly U.S. jobs report from the Labor Department revealed a surprise increase in the number of initial jobless claims.



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On Thursday morning, the Labor Department reported 870,000 initial jobless claims for the week ending Sept. 19. That number was slightly worse than the 860,000 claims in the previous week and the 850,000 claims economists were expecting.

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Several economists and analysts have weighed in on what the disappointing report means for investors and the economy.

Recovery Losing Steam: Joseph Brusuelas, Chief Economist at RSM US LLP, said the jobs number is yet another signal the easy part of the economic recovery is already in the rear-view mirror.

“One gets the sense that the reality of an economy operating at 80% capacity has finally sunk in, and pricing action across asset classes over

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Final Expense Insurance Market Size by 2020-2025, Estimate Market Constraints and Challenges, Top Company Profiles, Industry Risks and Opportunities

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Sep 21, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
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Global “Final Expense Insurance Market” reports offers an extensive collection of reports on different markets covering crucial details. This report also covers all the regions and countries of the world, which shows a regional development status, including market size, volume and value, as well as price data. The Final Expense Insurance report includes country-wise and region-wise market size for the period 2015-2025. The report covers key strategies and plans prepared by the major players to ensure their presence intact in the global competition.

It also includes market size and forecast by Type, and by Application segment in terms of production capacity, price and revenue for the period 2015-2025. The Final Expense Insurance market research focuses on the

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Norway central bank says “considerable uncertainty” about NOK supply

OSLO (Reuters) – The Norwegian central bank said on Friday it will offer additional short-term loans to the country’s banks after considerable uncertainty arose about the supply of the crown currency in recent weeks.

Liquidity had been unevenly distributed between banks, Norges Bank said, and it will now seek to strengthen banks’ incentives to lend to each other as a way to boost the interbank market.

As a result of the imbalance, money market rates have recently risen, analysts said.

The Norwegian currency initially weakened on the news, hitting a four-and-a-half month low against the euro before a partial rebound.

Norges Bank data showed that those banks which had ample liquidity on a some occasions had chosen to deposit it with the central bank at negative rates rather than lending to other banks, DNB Markets analyst Kyrre Aamdal said.

“This indicates a problem in the redistribution of liquidity,” Amdal said.

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