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National CD rates for April 16, 2015

Interest Rate Roundup

Compare CD rates nationally and in your area.

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  • 1-year CD yields: 0.27%
  • 5-year CD yields: 0.88%

Certificate of deposit rates were mostly unchanged in Bankrate's national survey of interest rates.

For the fifth straight week, the average one-year CD yield was 0.27 percent. The average five-year yield was 0.88 percent for the third straight week.

Jumbo CDs, available for a minimum deposit of $100,000, don't yield much more than their conventional counterparts. The average one-year jumbo CD yield was up 1 basis point to 0.3 percent. The average five-year jumbo yield increased 1 basis point to 0.93 percent.

A basis point is one-hundredth of 1 percent.

The average money market account yield was unmoved at 0.09 percent, where it has been for 27 weeks in a row.

 

 

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