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- 0.26% (1-year CD yields)
- 0.84% (5-year CD yields)
Yikes, the yield on the benchmark five-year certificate of deposit fell again. That puts the average five-year CD yield 1 basis point lower than last week at 0.84 percent. Each basis point, or one-hundredth of a percentage point, is a little more mind-boggling.
The one-year yield is unchanged at 0.26 percent.
Yields on jumbo CDs were also unchanged. The average one-year jumbo CD yield is 0.3 percent. The five-year yield is 0.87 percent. A jumbo CD is available for deposits of $100,000.
For the eighth straight week, the average money market account yield is 0.12 percent.