Tag: trading

Capital and Risk, Trading

Robinhood’s acquisition of crypto firm puts UK, Europe in its sights

April 19, 2022

Via: Banking Dive

Robinhood is making a second play to expand into the U.K. Nearly two years after the stock-trading app indefinitely postponed its launch in the country, the company announced Tuesday it would acquire Ziglu, a U.K.-based crypto and payments company. Terms […]

Capital and Risk, Trading

Small, Short-Term Plays in Equity Indices: Top Trade Q1 2022

January 31, 2022

Via: DailyFX

Despite trading near all-time highs, equity indices may be a source of volatility and two-sided action as changing interest rates, inflation, and COVID-variants are likely to continue dominating headlines in early 2022. IMPLIED VOLATILITY OF INDEX ETFS 12/17/21 Implied volatility […]

Activity, Capital and Risk, Credit, Investment Banking

JPMorgan Chase’s trading revenue, consumer and commercial loans fall

January 14, 2022

Via: American Banker

JPMorgan Chase posted a decline in trading revenue that was steeper than analysts expected, and both commercial and consumer loans fell from a year earlier. Shares of the company dropped after the firm reported a 16% slide in fixed-income trading […]

Capital and Risk, Trading

Bank Stock Roundup: C, JPM, USB in Focus on Business Expansion Efforts

December 10, 2021

Via: Yahoo

In the past five trading days, major banks were in focus on the expectations of the Federal Reserve turning more hawkish. In company-specific developments, Citigroup C was in the limelight for pausing its share repurchases in the current quarter. Also, […]

Capital and Risk, Trading

3 Top Dividend Stocks to Buy With $1,000

November 16, 2021

Via: Yahoo

When assessing income-generating stocks, one important thing to note is the yield, which measures the percentage the company pays out in dividends in relation to its stock price. As you analyze, you might come upon an expensive stock with a […]

Capital and Risk, Trading

S&P 500, DAX 40, FTSE 100 Forecasts: Bank Earnings Trigger Risk-on Mood

October 15, 2021

Via: DailyFX

Global stocks have rallied significantly in the last two sessions as upbeat sentiment returns to markets. Continued growth in earnings from major US banks and asset managers have seen investors take a break from concerns about growth and stagflation, focusing […]

Activity, Investment Banking

Bank Stock Roundup: Expansion Plans of RF, USB, BK & Dividend Hike of OZK in Focus

October 8, 2021

Via: Yahoo

Over the past five trading sessions, the performance of major bank stocks depicted an optimistic stance. The continued market optimism on the back of the Federal Reserve’s slightly hawkish stance on monetary policy is driving the bank stocks. Thus, yields […]

Capital and Risk, Trading

Trading Earnings Season: 3 Steps for Using Earnings Reports

October 6, 2021

Via: DailyFX

Earnings season can be a great time for a trader to get insight on their equity investments, as well as benefit from short-term volatility. But in order to maximize this trading opportunity, there are some key considerations to make before […]

Activity, Capital and Risk, Investment Banking, Trading

Robinhood: Regulatory Risks Make This an Unattractive Offering

August 24, 2021

Via: TechBullion

Robinhood Markets (NASDAQ: HOOD), the zero-commission investment app that has revolutionized the brokerage industry, has filed for an initial public offering (IPO). The IPO is set to be one of the most anticipated offerings of the year, given how the […]

Capital and Risk, Liquidity

Japanese Yen Forecast: USD/JPY Eyes Japanese GDP Data to Kick Off APAC Trading

August 16, 2021

Via: DailyFX

The Asia-Pacific trading week will kick off with Japan’s second-quarter gross domestic product (GDP). Japan is slated to release its preliminary Q2 GDP data, with analysts expecting the figure to cross the wires at 0.7% on an annualized basis, according […]