The biggest contagion risk to U.S. stocks isn’t Turkey — it’s an already-deteriorating China

August 15, 2018

Category: Activity, Trading

Recent events in Turkey have reminded investors of the contagion risk coming to the U.S. stock market from abroad. However, the biggest potential contagion is 14 times bigger than Turkey and deserves investors’ attention. Let us explore with the help […]

Market bull braces for 5-10 percent pullback, sees compelling reasons to buy the dip

August 9, 2018

Category: Activity, Trading

Even some market bulls can’t deny sell-off risks right now. Wall Street veteran Bill Stone, who spent 18 years as a chief strategist at PNC Financial, told CNBC’s “Trading Nation” on Wednesday that a 5 to 10 percent stock market […]

Huge money and reputation. Why does the market need institutional investors?

July 31, 2018

Large investment funds, banks and other traditional financial organizations are getting closer to the blockchain technology. Under a certain scenario, they may bring this sphere to a new level. An important stage in the development of the cryptocurrency market is […]

Capital and risk, Credit, Products, Retail banking

This new credit card offers 4% back on dining, but is it a good deal?

August 14, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Here’s one reason to put your avocado toast and poke bowls on credit — if you can pay them off in full, of course. There’s a revamped Capital One COF, +1.59% card on the market aimed at foodies that will […]

Activity, Corporate banking

JPMorgan Agents $500MM Revolver for Twitter

August 13, 2018

Via: ABF Journal

Twitter closed a $500 million revolving credit facility with JPMorgan as administrative agent, sole lead arranger and sole bookrunner. According to a related 8-K filing, the credit agreement provides for an unsecured revolving loan facility in the aggregate principal amount […]

Activity, Investment banking

As goes trade, so goes the stock market, Goldman warns

August 13, 2018

Via: Market Watch

The U.S. stock market has been in a tight trading range for months, as investors await clarity on the uncertain state of the country’s relationship with its biggest trading partners. Trade is key issue investors are grappling with, and its […]