Hong Kong raised its base rate by 0.25 percentage points on Thursday following the Fed’s overnight move. HKMA has also warned of higher mortgage rates going forward. Photo: Dickson Lee

What different types of interest rates are and why they matter

Hong Kong’s banking regulator warns of mortgage rate rise, following an increase in base rate on Thursday in response to the Fed’s overnight move

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Hong Kong raised its base rate by 0.25 percentage points on Thursday following the Fed’s overnight move. HKMA has also warned of higher mortgage rates going forward. Photo: Dickson Lee
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