TITLE

Experts see interest rates as a smoldering fuse

AUTHOR(S)
Daly, Pete
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Grand Rapids Business Journal;4/8/2013, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that experts of the banking industry in the U.S. have warned potential investors regarding investments in the wake of reduced interest rates.
ACCESSION #
86957616

 

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