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Activity, Trading

Did the introduction of futures sink the Ether cryptocurrency?

August 17, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Digital currencies are on track to finish the week on a positive note with all major coins trading in the green early Friday. Ether ETHUSD, +4.13% which runs on the ethereum network, has borne the brunt of the August cryptocurrency […]


Activity, Capital and risk, Investment banking, Liquidity

Treasury yields edge lower as Turkish currency resumes fall

August 17, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields fell Friday at the end a week of range-bound as trading as demand for U.S. government paper rose when the Turkish lira resumed its decline and weighed on risk sentiment. The yield for the benchmark 10-year note TMUBMUSD10Y, […]


Activity, Investment banking

Warren Buffett Just Invested $1.2 Billion in These 3 Bank Stocks

August 16, 2018

Via: Yahoo

We recently got a look at Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: BRK-B) closely watched stock portfolio, and it turns out that Warren Buffett and his stock-picking team had a fairly active second quarter. One of the most significant changes was […]


Activity, Trading

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

August 15, 2018

Via: Market Watch

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 […]


Activity, Trading

Crypto selloff takes a breather, market cap back above $200 billion

August 15, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Prices of digital currencies are trading higher Wednesday, bucking the recent trend which saw as much as $20 billion wiped off the market cap of cryptocurrencies to begin the week. Bitcoin BTCUSD, +5.34% the world’s biggest digital currency, is trading […]


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 […]


Activity, Trading

Bitcoin looks ‘very sick’ and the pain is not over, says analyst

August 10, 2018

Via: Market Watch

After a brief reprieve on Thursday, when most digital currencies finish in the green, all major coins showing losses in early New York trading on Friday. Bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.30% the world’s largest digital currency was last changing hands at $6,308.79, […]


Activity, Investment banking

A Key Goldman Sachs Executive Explains the Investment Case in…Goldman Sachs

August 9, 2018

Via: TheStreet

Goldman Sachs (GS) shares may be too cheap to ignore. Shares of the investment bank have fallen 7.7% so far this year, part of a broader bear thesis on the financials that has descended on Wall Street. But to see […]


Activity, Trading

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

August 9, 2018

Via: CNBC

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 […]