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Real estate credit: brokers under pressure from rising rates

Real estate credit: brokers under pressure from rising rates

Industry professionals are concerned about banks’ reluctance to extend credit to brokers. A real estate agency in Biarritz, May 23, 2021. (AFP / GAIZKA IROZ) In the world of banking, the period of rising rates “is tense for everyone: for borrowers, bankers, brokers”, and the latter are particularly affected. This is the observation made by …

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A Wall Street, le Dow Jones a fini en baisse de 2,42%, plongeant sous les 30.000 points pour la première fois depuis janvier 2021, jeudi.

Financial markets panicked by rising rates and the risk of recession that accompanies it

Every day, global monetary policy tightens a little more. The world’s central banks keep announcing further rate hikes in an attempt to halt runaway inflation. This is the case recently of the Bank of England (BoE) which announced on Thursday a fifth consecutive increase in its key rate in the face of a rise in …

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Gasoline taxes: is it true that the state does not earn more money despite rising prices, as Elisabeth Borne claims?

Gasoline taxes: is it true that the state does not earn more money despite rising prices, as Elisabeth Borne claims?

If the rise in prices is accompanied by an increase in the amount of taxes collected, the 15 cents currently paid to distributors (which translates into a “discount at the pump” of 18 cents including tax) means that the net profit of the State has indeed declined. Question by Max on June 9, 2022 “I …

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