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Activity, Trading

Bitcoin steadfast amidst equity carnage

October 25, 2018

Via: Market Watch

For the 10th consecutive session bitcoin prices are trading largely unchanged as volatility in the world’s largest digital currency continues to fall. In Thursday trading a single bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.35% was going for $6,429.78, down 0.5% since Wednesday at 5 […]


Activity, Trading

Bitcoin drifts lower, but takes back seat to global equity weakness

October 23, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Bitcoin traded lower Tuesday on light volumes as market watchers kept their eyes on a global stock market selloff. In early Tuesday trading, a single bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.42% on the Kraken crypto exchange was changing hands at $6,415.43, down 0.6% […]


Activity, Corporate banking

JPMorgan Third-Quarter Profit Jumps on Tax Cuts as Trading Fees Fall

October 12, 2018

Via: TheStreet

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) , the largest U.S. bank, said third-quarter profit jumped 24% from a year earlier thanks to President Donald Trump’s tax cuts even as revenue in its juggernaut trading business slowed. Net income rose to $8.38 […]


Activity, Trading

Big banks to kick off earnings season this week, but reports may not boost their stocks

October 10, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Will the third-quarter earnings season prove the charm for bank stocks, which have lagged behind other sectors and the main benchmarks this year? Probably not, according to analysts previewing the numbers, even though expectations for the sector have been scaled […]


Activity, Trading

The stock market is trading at a record, but a look under the hood shows some troubling signs

October 4, 2018

Via: CNBC

Stocks may be trading at record highs, but the market looks far more fragile under the surface. Among the signals: More stocks declining than rising, a greater number of 52-week lows than highs, and a drop in small-cap stocks. Despite […]


Activity, Trading

Stocks inch higher, putting S&P 500, Dow a hair away from records

September 19, 2018

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks rose in early trading on Wednesday, in the latest example of investors ignoring escalating tensions between the U.S. and China on trade policy to focus instead on improving economic fundamentals. The day’s gains were widespread, with nine of […]


Activity, Trading

Bitcoin falls after Goldman reportedly drops crypto trading plans

September 5, 2018

Via: CNBC

Goldman Sachs is dropping its plan to open a trading desk for cryptocurrencies, Business Insider reported Wednesday, as the firm sees the regulatory environment as ambiguous. Bitcoin fell 5.3 percent Wednesday after the report, according to Coinbase data. The Wall […]


Activity, Trading

Treasury Trading Evolves with Bilateral Streaming

August 27, 2018

Via: Finextra

Electronic trading in the US Treasury secondary market is evolving and shifting, as non-bank liquidity providers and dealers participate on venues that offer bilateral streaming on a disclosed basis. Non-bank liquidity providers and some dealers are actively participating in venues […]


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, 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, […]