Tag: trading

Activity, Investment banking

Goldman Sachs Isn’t the Best Bank Stock to Trade Now

May 16, 2018

Via: TheStreet

All bank stocks are not created equal. Citigroup (C) , Wells Fargo (WFC) , and Bank of America (BAC) all closed in the green on Tuesday, but none in significantly grand fashion. I am not touching Wells Fargo at this […]

Activity, Trading

If You Like Dividends, You Should Love These 3 Stocks

May 15, 2018

Via: Yahoo

Not every stock that pays a dividend is a “great dividend stock.” The best dividend stocks are from many different industries, but share some common traits. Not only do they need to pay a relatively high dividend yield, but the […]


Huawei adds a bitcoin wallet to its app store even as China cracks down on trading

May 11, 2018


Huawei has released a bitcoin wallet on its app store for the first time, allowing Chinese consumers to hold virtual currencies even as Beijing steps up regulation on the nascent industry. The Shenzhen-based Chinese smartphone maker has teamed up with […]


Oanda launches institutional trading platform

May 1, 2018

Via: Finextra

A global leader in online multi-asset trading services, Oanda recently launched an institutional trading platform tailored to meet the advanced requirements of professional FX traders, from hedge funds and brokers to CTAs and proprietary trading firms. Called OANDA Pro, the […]

Capital and risk, Liquidity

Bitcoin sees muted action, consolidates after drop under key, long-term trend line

April 26, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Digital currencies have taken a further pause Thursday, with most major assets trading in relatively tight ranges. The No. 1 digital currency, bitcoin BTCUSD, -2.92% slipped back below $9,000, trading to its lowest level of the week at $8,660.87. A […]

Activity, Trading

Earnings Outlook: Visa and Mastercard earnings: Will the card networks get back on the same path?

April 24, 2018

Via: Market Watch

For years, Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. were viewed as somewhat indistinguishable, both benefiting from the same gradual shift toward card-based payments. Recently, however, they’ve started to move apart. Mastercard MA, +0.81% shares are up 54% over the past 12 […]

Activity, Trading

Bank of America Leads Bank-Stock Rally as China Trade Tensions Ease

March 26, 2018

Via: TheStreet

Bank of America Corp. (BAC) and other financial-company stocks rebounded from their worst week in two years, as concerns eased that the U.S. might face a full-blown trade war with China, the world’s second-largest economy. The PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio […]

Activity, Corporate banking, Trading

JP Morgan’s trading business got a boost from volatility and client activity this year

February 27, 2018


This year’s market activity, including the upheaval earlier this month, has translated into strong business for J. P. Morgan Chase. Daniel Pinto, the firm’s co-president and head of its investment bank, said trading was strong for the first few weeks […]


SEC suspends trading in three companies climing crypto connection

February 16, 2018

Via: Finextra

The Securities and Exchange Commission today suspended trading in three companies amid questions surrounding similar statements they made about the acquisition of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology-related assets. The SEC’s trading suspension orders state that recent press releases issued by Cherubim […]

Activity, Capital and risk, Macroeconomic, Trading

We must stop this out-of-control trading or the US capitalist system will break down

February 12, 2018


Real harm is being done by out-of control trading. Market volatility is an outrage for Americans who have trillions of their dollars in 401(k) and other retirement and savings plans. Market volatility is an outrage for companies that hope someday […]