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Only 39 Percent Pass Malta?s Cryptocurrency Exam for Financial Services Practitioners


"The pass rate for the exam developed by the Maltese government for financial services practitioners seeking to obtain cryptocurrency agent certification is reportedly only 39 percent. The exam is part..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-20 06:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate, report

OANDA Market Insights podcast (episode 36)


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam reviews the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart. This week’s big stories: PM faces Brexit transitio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 19:01
Taggar: financial, inflation, market

Global AML Watchdog to Release Crypto Regulations By Next June


"Global money-laundering watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force, has said it will draw up rules for cryptocurrency regulation by next summer."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 16:00
Taggar: currency, financial

Binance CFO Says Crypto Exchange Looking to Add New Stablecoins


"Binance sees stablecoins like tether, and potentially the Gemini Dollar, as "critical for our ecosystem," the exchange's chief financial officer says."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 22:50
Taggar: dollar, financial

Emma Integrates Crypto Exchanges into Money Management App


"Emma, a London-based startup firm specializing in money management services, has launched cryptocurrency exchange integration for its new app. The platform, which the company describes as a kind of &#..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, financial, rate

This Firm Wants Legacy Financial Players Trading Cryptocurrencies


"Over the last few months, there’s been a lot of talk about institutional money coming into the digital asset economy. On Tuesday, the institutional-grade cryptocurrency trading platform Caspian..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 05:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, economy, financial, trading

Nouriel Roubini Attacks Blockchain in Latest Rant


"NYU economics professor Nouriel Roubini, commonly known as Dr. Doom in mainstream financial media circles, is a long-established Bitcoin and cryptocurrency skeptic. In his latest rant he focuses on bl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 19:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Fidelity Launching Crypto Custody and Trading Services


"Fidelity Investments has announced the launch of a new company dedicated to providing cryptocurrency services including custody and trade execution. The services will be available to institutional inv..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 05:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, market, trading

Fidelity Reveals Cryptocurrency and Digital Asset Trading Platform


"Fidelity Investments, one of the world's largest financial services providers, is launching a crypto trading and storage platform."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 18:52
Taggar: financial, investment, trading

Fincen Claims Iran Using Crypto to Evade Sanctions


"The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network has warned U.S financial institutions that the Iranian government might be dodging economic sanctions by using cryptocurrencies. The document highlights challe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 14:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate

Blockchain Refresh: Why KPMG's New Strategy Focuses on Customs


"Big Four consultancy KPMG is expanding its blockchain activities beyond pure financial services work to explore a less-traveled path."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 10:00
Taggar: financial

Pound suffers on Brexit stalemate


"  Pound pressured at start of the week Weekend news that the latest Brexit negotiations had hit yet another stalemate pressured the pound at this week?s open. UK?s Financial Times reported that PM May..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 05:59
Taggar: financial, pound, report

Korean Government Expected to Announce ICO Stance in November, Official Says


"The South Korean government is expected to announce its position on initial coin offerings in November, according to a high-ranking official. The decision will follow the outcome of the survey which t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 02:35
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Research: Corporations Fail to Deliver on Blockchain Hype, Scalability a Top Concern


"A new report from Greenwich Associates, a provider of market intelligence and advisory services to the ?nancial services industry, tries to answer the question: ?Why have the tech and financial indust..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-14 18:15
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market, report

Economic and financial woes of the world?s advanced and emerging economies are building


"Annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank seem to coincide with the onset of financial crises, as with the Hong Kong meeting in 1997 (Asian Financial crisis) and the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-14 08:32
Taggar: bank, financial

Former Trump Advisor Gary Cohn Joins Blockchain Startup


"Gary Cohn, a former chief economic advisor to the U.S. president and Goldman veteran, has just joined a financial data-focused blockchain startup."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 16:45
Taggar: financial, gold

Chinese markets sag but more pain to come


"Stephen Innes Head of Trading OANDA Asia Pacific discusses his views on China  with Victor Ferreira from Canada’s Financial Post   North American stock markets weren?t the only ones to feel the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 01:43
Taggar: financial, market, trading

Nigerian Startup Kubitx Launches Bitcoin Exchange in Beta


"Kubitx, a Pan-African financial technology startup registered in Malta, announced the beta launch of its new cryptocurrency exchange on Thursday. The platform, which supports six digital coins, includ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, financial

FSB: Crypto-Assets Not a Threat to Global Financial Order


"Cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to global financial stability, but the diverse range of national regulatory regimes throughout the world continues to complicate efforts to establish an internati..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 21:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial, report

Singapore Hosts New Fiat-Crypto Exchange, Welcomes Crypto Bank Accounts


"It has been a busy week for Singapore as it relates to cryptocurrency. The city-state is set open the first fiat-crypto exchange in Southeast Asia, while the financial regulator has vowed to help cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 17:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, market, report

A Bitcoin Rat Is Occupying Wall Street


"Ten years after the financial crisis of 2008, an artist known as Nelson Saiers has placed his latest artwork across the street from the New York Federal Reserve building in the financial district. The..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 04:20
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Crypto Assets Don't Pose Threat to Financial Stability Today, Says FSB


"A new report by the Financial Stability Board found that crypto assets pose no threat to financial stability at present, but should be monitored."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 17:30
Taggar: financial, report

PR: Bithumb Teams up with ONEROOT to Build Distributed Decentralized Exchange


"ONEROOT announced the launch of the ?Rocket Plan?to enter the global market, officially entering the 2.0 era. ONEROOT won the first Cryptocurrency Financial Services License issued by the Canadian gov..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, share, trading

Yuan has the doomy 7 in sights


"(Bloomberg) — Bets are mounting that China?s currency will slide to a level not seen since the global financial crisis, as the government tries to shield the economy from a trade war. The notion..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 03:19
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, financial

Crypto Fund Wins License From Swiss Markets Watchdog


"Switzerland's financial markets regulator FINMA has issued an asset management license to a crypto investment fund."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 15:00
Taggar: financial, investment, market

Middle East's First Central Bank-Backed Crypto Exchange to Launch in 2019


"After a year in the Central Bank of Bahrain's regulatory sandbox, Rain Financial is gearing up to offer crypto on-ramps from all regional currencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 13:59
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial

Why are investors still nervous about Italian bank ?doom loop??


"Italy?s banks remain a source of heartburn for investors more than five years after the worst days of the eurozone debt crisis sparked fears that a so-called doom loop between sharply rising governmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 13:07
Taggar: bank, financial

?Crypto Fund? Approved to Manage Cryptocurrency Investments in Switzerland


"Emerging Swiss virtual currency fund, Crypto Fund AG, said on Tuesday it had been given an asset management license by the Financial Market Supervisory Authority (Finma). The license allows the compan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, market, rate

Norway Establishes New Rules for Crypto Service Providers


"The Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway is enforcing new money laundering regulations that apply to crypto exchange and storage providers in the country. The law will go into effect on Oct. 15 a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-06 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

Tax Evasion Spotlighted as Swiss Banks Start Sharing Client Data


"Switzerland has started sharing financial account information with tax authorities in dozens of countries as a way of fighting tax evasion, but Africa, which loses about $60 billion in illicit flows e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-06 18:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

South Korean Regulators Discuss Proposals for ICO Legislation


"Korean lawmakers are increasingly pushing for the regulation of initial coin offerings (ICOs) with multiple bills currently pending at the National Assembly. This includes a proposed amendment to the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-06 07:15
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

European Banks Facilitated Large Crypto-Fiat Deals, Probe Finds


"Several financial institutions in Europe, like Danske Bank and Swedbank, have been mentioned in a Lithuanian report investigating large-scale crypto-fiat transactions that took place in the past two y..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-06 03:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

Bitcoin Trading Flourishes on Whatsapp Following African Exchange Closures


"Governments in Africa simply cannot stop an idea whose time has come. In Zimbabwe, financial regulators banned cryptocurrency trading, and shut down two exchanges, thinking to have killed the ecosyste..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-05 21:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, trading

EU Markets Regulator Budgets ?1.1 Million to Monitor Cryptos, Fintech


"The EU's financial markets watchdog is setting aside over ?1 million in order to monitor cryptocurrencies and other fintech activities in 2019."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 20:30
Taggar: currencies, financial, market

Ripple Grapples With Its $21 Billion 'Gorilla': Crypto Asset Adoption


"Ripple's "800-pound gorilla" in the room is whether financial institutions will actually use cryptocurrencies in cross-border payments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 16:00
Taggar: currencies, financial, pound

Safe haven currencies fact or fiction ?


"This article first appeared in Personal Wealth, The Edge Malaysia Weekly, on September 24, 2018 – September 30, 2018. Featuring Stephen Innes Head of Trading Asia Pacific at OANDA  It has been a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 11:31
Taggar: financial, market, rate, trading

Canadian housing agency says it can withstand market shocks


"Canada?s federal housing agency said on Tuesday it is well capitalized and able to weather severe but unlikely scenarios including a global trade war and repeated cyberattacks on Canadian financial in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 16:03
Taggar: bank, financial

Regulations Roundup: Industry Leaders Want Clarity, Alliance Capitals Earns FINMA Warning


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency regulations, industry leaders have urged U.S. lawmakers to provide regulatory clarity or risk a crypto firm exodus, a Greek representative to the European P..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 12:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

USD/CAD hits 4-1/2 month low on reports of NAFTA deal


"USD/CAD drops to lowest since May USD/CAD fell to its lowest level since May 23 following reports in the financial press that the US and Canada were ?very close? to agreeing to a revised NAFTA ahead o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 05:59
Taggar: financial, report

European Regulator Renews Restrictions on Crypto-Based Derivatives


"Europe?s securities watchdog, ESMA, has decided to extend the restrictions applied to a number of financial derivatives, including contracts-for-differences (CFDs) based on cryptocurrencies. The limit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-29 03:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Global M&A Drops in Q3 As US-China Trade Turmoil Looms


"Global mergers and acquisitions dropped to $783 billion in the third quarter, down 35 percent from the prior quarter, as the escalating trade dispute between the United States and China cast a shadow..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 17:38
Taggar: financial

Colombia Crypto Exchange Asks New President for Banking Help


"Alejandro Beltrán of Colombia?s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Buda.com, effectively shuttered by banks in the country refusing to do business with it, has written an open letter to the nation’..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 04:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Bank Indonesia Tightens Again


"Amid continuing domestic demand-led growth, a greater-than-desired current account deficit, and and external environment that puts many emerging market currencies and the financial markets at some ris..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 19:13
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial, market, rate

French Regulator Blacklists More Fraudulent Crypto Businesses


"AMF, France?s financial regulator, has expanded its list of entities involved in fraudulent activities often related to cryptocurrency investments. The agency has added 21 new websites most of which h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 06:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, trading

Bitmain By the Numbers: An Inside Look at a Bitcoin Mining Empire


"For the first time, the crypto community is getting a close look at Bitmain's financials."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 06:04
Taggar: financial

Analysts Suspect Cryptocurrencies Used to Evade US Sanctions in North Korea


"During an interview earlier this week, two Washington-based financial intelligence analysts explain that North Korea is using cryptocurrencies to evade US sanctions. The intelligence researchers Lourd..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 03:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

The Daily: UK?s Revolut Seeks EU Licenses, Quppy Launches Wallet With BCH


"British-based digital bank Revolut has applied for financial licenses in two European Union member states, Lithuania and Luxemburg, in the light of risks associated with Brexit. We?ve covered its prog..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 15:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, market

Japan Regulators Seek Answers in Wake of Zaif's $60 Million Crypto Hack


"Japan's top financial regulator is seeking answers from the operator of the Zaif cryptocurrency exchange."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 17:00
Taggar: currency, financial

Japanese Exchange Zaif Hit With Third Improvement Order, Revises Hack Estimate


"Japan?s top financial regulator has issued hacked crypto exchange Zaif a third business improvement order. The exchange has revised its theft estimate, after discovering that 42,327 BCH were also stol..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 14:45
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

SBI Aims for Cashless Society With Mobile Payments Token Trial


"Financial giant SBI Group has announced that it is testing a crypto token called "S coin" to enable retail payments over mobile devices."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 11:30
Taggar: financial

US Dollar Losing Dominance as a Means for Settling Transactions in Africa


"The dominance of the United States dollar as a settlement currency in Africa is being challenged by emerging payment methods in financial technology and by native African fiat currencies. In the four..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 20:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial

Coinbase Just Partnered With A Token Startup in Bid to Attract Pro Traders


"U.S.-based crypto exchange Coinbase has teamed up with institution-focused crypto trading platform Caspian to boost its offerings for financial pros."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 18:00
Taggar: financial, trading

Swiss Bankers Association Acts to Prevent Crypto Firm Exodus


"The Swiss Bankers Association (SBA) has released a set of guidelines intended to bolster the availability of financial services to cryptocurrency companies. They are in response to the stubbornness of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-23 21:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, market

Financial Blockades Are Bad for Humanity But Great for Bitcoin


"Vloggers. Sex workers. Conservatives. Iranians. People from every strata of society, with nothing in common, save for a shared grievance. All have found themselves locked out without warning by their..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-22 11:50
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, share

What is good for the Hong Kong dollar is bad for property markets


"The Hong Kong dollar on Friday posted its biggest gain against the US dollar since 2003, over concerns about tighter liquidity in the city, after the People?s Bank of China announced it would issue bi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 14:01
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial

Japanese Regulators Urgently Respond to Zaif?s Hack


"Following the hack of Zaif, one of Japan?s regulated crypto exchanges, the country?s financial regulator immediately responded, launching an emergency inspection of the exchange and a survey of all ot..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 09:25
Taggar: bitcoin, finance, financial

Weiss Ratings Backtracks After Tipping Ethereum to Beat Bitcoin


"Weiss, the financial ratings agency that recently took a shine to cryptocurrency, has caught flak over its latest claim. After Weiss Ratings issued a tweet predicting BTC to lose 50% of its market sha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, share, spread

Investors are snapping up Chinese Tech Stocks


"Peer-to-peer online lender X Financial soared on its first day of New York trading, adding to a string of frenzied U.S. debuts by Chinese technology companies. The company, based in the southern Chine..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 14:04
Taggar: financial, trading

Brazil?s Biggest Banks Under Investigation For Monopoly In Cryptocurrency Trade


"Some of Brazil?s biggest banks have come under investigation for alleged monopolistic tendencies in the trade of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The Administrative Council for Economic Defense, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 03:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, currency trade, financial, trading

Commodity Traders, Major Banks Back New Blockchain Platform


"A group of commodity traders and financial institutions have unveiled a new blockchain venture."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 19:02
Taggar: financial

$10 Trillion US Exchange Takes a Step Toward Crypto: Nasdaq Bids for Cinnober


"News wires buzzed this week when the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (Nasdaq) announced its pending purchase of Swedish crypto-friendly stock exchange Cinnober. Nasdaq..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 08:40
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, financial

A Third of Humanity Remains Financially Excluded


"Unrestricted access to financial services is one of the main preconditions for achieving economic freedom. However, large portions of the planet?s population, especially in the developing world, remai..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 19:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

More Banks Sanctioned for AML, Fraud-Related Violations


"When societies discuss cryptocurrencies, the argument that the decentralized and unregulated nature of the crypto space leaves the door open to abuse, like money laundering and financial fraud, is oft..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 23:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

All Brexit outcomes will come at an economic cost


"All “likely” Brexit outcomes will entail a financial hit for the U.K. economy, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned on Monday. But, it said, a disorderly “no-deal” scen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 15:32
Taggar: economy, financial, trading

Markets flat on China tariff expectations


"Investors await new Chinese tariffs It?s been a mixed start to the week in financial markets as investors await a possible announcement of new tariffs on China which could come as early as today. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 12:43
Taggar: announcement, financial, market

Japanese Regulator Unveils Crypto Regulation Updates


"Japan?s financial regulator has recently unveiled the current state of the crypto regulations in the country. Three crypto operators are currently being reviewed. With 160 companies wanting to enter t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 08:12
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Netherlands? Largest Bank ING Group Fined $900M for Money Laundering


"This week Dutch authorities revealed to the public that the Netherlands? largest financial services provider, ING, had violated numerous money laundering laws because they didn’t scrutinize unus..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 20:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Exchanges Round-Up: Aus Regulators Doubt Coinjar Volume, Paysend Partners With Bitstamp


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Australia?s financial regulators have expressed skepticism regarding Coinjar?s purported trade volume, Paysend has partnered with Bitstamp to fac..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 11:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

A Decade After Lehman Brothers Died: Mises, Satoshi, Bitcoin, and Wall Street Worship


"September 15, 2018 brings the post-industrial financial world to a ten-year milestone. Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. was officially shuttered on this day in 2008, rocking the entire planet. The event..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-15 22:15
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Redux 2013, India?s currency measures


"India has decided to curb the import of ?non-essential items? and take further measures to boost exports as New Delhi seeks to reduce its widening current account deficit and shore up its rapidly depr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-15 07:43
Taggar: currency, financial, rate

Exchanges Round-Up: Spotware Launches ?Out-of-the-Box? Platform, Huobi to Rebrand Hadax


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Spotware has announced the launch of an ?out-of-the-box? cryptocurrency exchange platform, Huobi has announced that it?s Autonomous Digital Asset..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 20:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

BoE leaves rates unchanged amid more Brexit uncertainty


"The Bank of England kept interest rates on hold on Thursday and highlighted greater financial market concerns about Brexit, a month after raising borrowing costs for only the second time in more than..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 16:04
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Draghi remains confident about eurozone economy


"The first signs of an impending global financial crisis were clear long before Lehamn Brothers collapsed, European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi said on Thursday. Speaking at a post-policy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 15:59
Taggar: bank, financial, report

Japan's FSA Expands Crypto Team to Handle Exchange License Reviews


"Japan's financial regulator is recruiting more people next year to handle the growing interest among Japanese companies in a crypto exchange license."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 08:15
Taggar: financial

US Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Issues Its First Crypto Disciplinary Action


"The U.S. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has taken its first disciplinary action involving cryptocurrencies. The authority charges a broker with fraudulent and unlawful distribution of unregis..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 07:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, investment, market

10 Years After Lehman: Bitcoin and Wall Street Are Closer Than Ever


"Bitcoin, born into the flames of the credit crisis, seemed like a rebellion against a broken financial system. Ten years later, is that still true?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 06:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Indian Government Approves Bank's Blockchain Research


"India's top executive body has granted approval for the Exim Bank to conduct research into how blockchain technology may benefit the financial sector."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 20:05
Taggar: bank, financial

Sterling Pauses on Reports of Leadership Challenge


"China using Russia to get at the US as trade tensions rise US futures are trading relatively unchanged ahead of the open on Wednesday, taking the lead from Europe where markets have been quite calm ea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 13:49
Taggar: financial, market, trading

CAD rallies on Nafta optimism


"Wednesday September 12: Five things the markets are talking about It’s ‘hump’ day and despite the contained trading ranges across the various asset classes, investors have a lot to c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 11:04
Taggar: financial, market, rate, trading

IMF Pressures Marshall Islands to Drop National Crypto


"The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has exerted pressure on the Marshall Islands to torpedo its proposed crypto. The move by the Washington-based global financial institution has been cited as evide..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 05:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

In First, FINRA Files Fraud Complaint Against Crypto Broker


"The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has filed a securities fraud complaint against a cryptocurrency broker."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-11 16:44
Taggar: currency, financial

China to seek closer Russia ties as US eyes more tariffs


"U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods are going to lead to a “substantial improvement” between China and its neighbor Russia, the former People’s Bank of China (PBOC) Governor Zhou Xiaochuan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-11 15:59
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, point

PR: Killing Banks ? A Financial Crypto Startup MoneyToken Announced 0% Loans and Token Burn This Wednesday


"MoneyToken crypto-backed loans platform has announced making zero-interest loans available for everyone. From 12th September September forward, anyone will be able to join the MoneyToken platform and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-11 11:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, forex, rate

Tired of Bank Bailouts and Hyperinflation? Bitcoin Offers Something Different


"People often wonder why a cryptocurrency with a limited supply like bitcoin has been gaining traction over the years. Since the 2008 financial crisis, the world?s central banks have printed around $12..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-11 05:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, inflation

The Daily: Revolut to Launch in North America, US Startup Presents Telegram Alternative


"Digital bank Revolut is planning to expand its operations in America and Russia. Also, payment card provider Fuzex signs an agreement with Dash, a US-based startup offers an alternative to Telegram, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 14:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Terrorists Prefer Cash to Crypto, According to Congressional Testimony


"In prepared testimony given before the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee, Yaya Fanusie, director of analysis for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, explained how thoug..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 02:55
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, financial

New York Regulator Approves Two New Stablecoins, Gemini Dollar and Paxos Standard


"Ever since fears arose around Tether (USDT), it seems like a new stablecoin is released every week to try and take its place. Today two new stablecoins have been revealed, with the distinction of bein..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 01:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, financial

Dollar since the Bankruptcy of Lehman Bros.


"The singular event in the transformation of the financial crisis of 2007 into the Great Recession occurred ten years ago this week when U.S. Treasury and Fed officials let Lehman Brothers fail rather..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-09 21:21
Taggar: financial

The Darknet Cat and Mouse Game: Law Enforcement Gains More Traction


"Since the dawn of the Silk Road and the myriad of darknet markets (DNM) that followed, it’s been a cat and mouse game between law enforcement and DNM vendors and users. Also read: Proof-of-Stake..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-08 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

Proof-of-Stake is a Rebranded Version of the Old Financial System


"Over the last few years, there?s been a lot of projects, both public and private, that are attempting to create a next-generation blockchain or something better than Satoshi?s Bitcoin. A great majorit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

South Korea Urges 14 Countries to Create International Discipline System for Crypto


"At an annual international conference for regulators in Seoul, the South Korean Financial Supervisory Service urged regulators from 14 other countries to create an international discipline system for..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 16:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Ukrainians Advised to Pay 19.5% Tax on Crypto Incomes


"In the absence of dedicated regulation, Ukrainians are expected to pay the regular 19.5% income tax rate on their profits from crypto-related activities like trading and mining, a high-ranking officia..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 12:10
Taggar: bitcoin, finance, financial, profit, rate, report, trading

Australian Watchdog to Apply Market Rules to Crypto Exchanges


"Australia's securities regulator has said it plans to apply financial market rules to crypto exchanges and closely scrutinize ICOs."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 11:01
Taggar: financial, market

Belgian Government Issues Cryptocurrency Fraud Warning


"Belgium's top financial regulator has issued a new warning about cryptocurrency scams."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 06:05
Taggar: currency, financial

Goldman Sachs Out: No Crypto Trading Desk, Markets Fall


"Investment bank Goldman Sachs is ditching its plans to open a cryptocurrency trading desk, reports detail. It was only early last month when rumors circulated that the legacy financial institution was..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 18:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, gold, investment, market, report, trading

Africa and its Antiquated Banking: Cryptocurrencies The Solution?


"Africa has steadily accelerated the switch to modern technologies. But can a continent facing a crisis with antiquated banking technologies, low rate of financial inclusion, poor confidence in the ban..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 04:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate, share, shares

Belgium Warns of 28 New Fraudulent Crypto Platforms ? 78 in Total


"Belgium’s Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) has published a list of cryptocurrency platforms showing signs of fraud. The list currently contains 78 crypto platforms, including 28 p..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 02:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

Crypto Facilities Launches Perpetual Futures on Five Cryptocurrencies


"UK-based cryptocurrency exchange platform Crypto Facilities has launched perpetual futures contracts on five cryptocurrencies. The platform is registered with the country’s Financial Conduct Aut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market, trading

Turkish central bank promises to act at next meeting


"Turkey?s central bank signalled on Monday it would take action against ?significant risks? to price stability, a rare move to calm financial markets after inflation surged to its highest in nearly a d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 16:36
Taggar: bank, financial, inflation, market, rate

Indian Officials Visit Regulators in Japan, UK, Switzerland to Study Crypto


"The Securities and Exchange Board of India has sent officials to Japan, the UK, and Switzerland to study cryptocurrency and initial coin offerings from each of the three countries’ financial reg..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 15:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Indonesian Rupiah hits the skids


"Brace yourselves: there may be more pain to come for Indonesia?s rupiah. Analysts say the currency of Southeast Asia?s biggest economy is set to breach the level of 15,000 per dollar for the first tim..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 08:46
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, financial

Japan Introduces New Screening Requirements for Crypto Exchanges


"Japan’s financial regulator has reportedly introduced new screening requirements for crypto exchanges seeking approval to operate in the country. The agency now extends its focus beyond the regi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, rate, report

Reuters: Venezuela?s Petro Has No Users, No Investors and No Oil to Back It Up


"The petro has stirred up a lot of debate among the cryptocurrency community, with some people who believe it is a successful example of using the technology to create resource-backed assets and bypass..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-02 17:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, inflation, oil

Rakuten Acquires Crypto Exchange to Fast-Track Into the Japanese Market


"Japanese mega e-commerce and internet company Rakuten Inc. is entering the crypto space. Instead of submitting a new application to the country?s financial regulator, Rakuten is acquiring an existing..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-01 03:35
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market, rate

Japan?s Largest Bank Experiments Using Own Crypto at Convenience Store


"Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, one of the world?s largest financial groups, has been experimenting with using its own cryptocurrency, the Mufg coin, for payments at a convenience store for employees..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-01 01:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, report

160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals


"Japan’s top financial regulator has revealed exclusively to news.Bitcoin.com the number of crypto exchanges seeking to enter the Japanese market. The agency also confirms the number of existing..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 13:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

US trade talks and emerging markets in focus


"Officials hopeful of NAFTA deal today This week may come to be remembered as one in which countries in North America re-committed trade ties to one another but as ever, this hasn?t been the only story..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 13:11
Taggar: financial, market

Canada: Q2 Balance of International Payments


"Canada’s current account deficit (on a seasonally adjusted basis) narrowed by $1.6 billion in the second quarter to $15.9 billion. A lower deficit on trade in goods more than offset higher defic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 15:07
Taggar: financial, investment

Italy hoping for new round of bond buying


"Italy might be relying on the hope of a new round of government-bond purchases by the European Central Bank to shield its public debt from financial speculation and the threats of a rating downgrade..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 14:30
Taggar: bank, financial, report

Chinese Tech Hub Follows Beijing With Ban on Crypto Promotion


"A special economic zone in Guangzhou is following the lead of Beijing's financial district in banning activities that promote cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 14:30
Taggar: currencies, financial

Ant Financial Is Launching a Blockchain App to Tackle Food Fraud


"Alibaba payments affiliate Ant Financial is poised to launch a blockchain platform next month, alongside an application that tracks rice shipments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 13:00
Taggar: financial

Iran Expected to Lift Cryptocurrency Ban in September


"The deputy for innovative technologies at the Central Bank of Iran, Nasser Hakimi, has stated that Iran?s financial regulator will be reviewing the country?s blanket cryptocurrency ban. The central ba..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 20:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Japan Roundup: No Excessive Crypto Regulation, Quoine Launches New Platform


"Japan’s top financial regulator says it does not intend to excessively curb the crypto industry. Licensed Japanese crypto exchange Quoine is launching a new platform with ?enhanced price matchin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-26 17:15
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Crypto Isn't Just Money - It's a Defense Against Discrimination


"Financial discrimination shows just how precarious Americans' rights are in practice. Cryptocurrency is the solution ? if an imperfect one at present."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-25 15:30
Taggar: currency, financial

Blockchain Enters ?Trough of Disillusionment? According to Gartner


"Gartner, Inc., a research and advisory firm specializing in the financial and IT industries, recently published a report that asserts blockchain has entered the ?trough of disillusionment? with regard..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 11:05
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, report

Cryptocurrency Card Issuer Wirex Granted E-Money License in the UK


"European crypto card provider Wirex has been awarded an e-money license by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK. The accreditation will allow the company to create e-money accounts in more than t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 20:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Bitcoin Wallet Provider Receives E-Money License From UK Regulator


"Wirex, a bitcoin wallet and payment card provider, has become the third crypto company to receive an e-money license from U.K. financial regulators."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Saudi Arabia to Borrow $12B After Aramco IPO on Hold


"Saudi Arabia?s sovereign fund is set to borrow up to $12 billion from international banks after IPO plans for state energy group Saudi Aramco were put on hold, the Financial Times reported, citing sou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 17:33
Taggar: bank, financial, oil, report

New FSA Chief Rules Out 'Excessive' Regulation of Japan's Crypto Exchanges


"The new commissioner of Japan's top financial regulator has spoken of the need for balance when regulating the country's cryptocurrency industry."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 16:00
Taggar: currency, financial

MetLife Asia Affiliate Trials Blockchain Insurance Product


"MetLife Asia affiliate LumenLab has successfully trialed a blockchain-powered insurance product to offer financial protection to pregnant women."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 18:15
Taggar: financial

Coinbase Charts Course For Institutional Crypto Products


"The biggest cryptocurrency exchange in the U.S. just set up its core principles for its institutional financial products."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 08:00
Taggar: currency, financial

A Look at Venezuela?s Other Cryptocurrencies, While the Petro Takes Center Stage


"Financially troubled Venezuela, which is introducing the new, denominated, crypto-anchored ?sovereign bolivar? this week, is also the birthplace of a number of alternative coins beside the state-issue..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 17:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, oil

Is Greece technically still in a bailout program?


"Greece has little to cheer despite reaching an end to its third bailout program as austerity measures will remain with the country for at least two more years, one academic told CNBC Tuesday. European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 13:06
Taggar: financial

Trump vs Erdo?an: Bitcoin Is the Answer to Turkey?s Financial Chaos


"Latest reporting out of Washington appear to signal no deal struck between the Trump administration and the government of Turkey under President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an, potentially deepening an already..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 10:05
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, report

SBI Holdings Again Invests in Crypto Exchange Under Scrutiny


"SBI Holdings is making a new round of investment in a cryptocurrency exchange that's under increased scrutiny from the country's financial regulator."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 14:00
Taggar: currency, financial, investment

India Bitconnect Head Arrested


"Alleged India Bitconnect head, Divyesh Darji, was arrested this week at a airport in Delhi as he arrived from Dubai. He and conspirators are accused of bilking millions of dollars (Rs 88,000 crore) fr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-19 20:40
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, financial, report

UK Exchange Launches First FCA-Regulated Bitcoin Cash Futures Contracts


"The UK-based cryptocurrency futures exchange, Crypto Facilities, has announced the launch of the first Bitcoin Cash – Dollar (BCH/USD) futures. Crypto Facilities is regulated by the U.K. Financi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, financial

PR: Vaultbank Partners with Kingdom Trust for Qualified Custodial Services for Crypto Assets


"Vaultbank has partnered with Kingdom Trust to provide a qualified custodial solution for digital assets. Vaultbank has built a digital asset platform allowing for the tokenization of real assets and f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 19:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

PR: Bibox Gains Swiss VQF License ? Accelerating Global Expansion


"On 16th August 2018, Bibox, a leading AI-enhanced digital asset trading platform, announced its acquisition of Chain Capital that owns Swiss VQF license. VQF itself is the largest cross-industry Self-..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

BMO, Pension Plan Pilot Blockchain for Fixed Income Issuance


"Canadian financial firm BMO Capital Markets is working with the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan on a new blockchain pilot."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 04:01
Taggar: financial, market

Caribbean Central Bank Explores Issuing Its Own Digital Coin


"A growing number of governments and central banks around the world are looking to the possibility of issuing their own digital coins these days. The latest financial institution to join this trend is..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 23:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Reports: India?s Crypto Regulations Delayed, Government Considers ?Crypto Tokens?


"The Indian government previously planned to submit the proposal for crypto regulations in July. However, a senior official has revealed that the regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies in India has..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, report

Bitcoin in Brief: Crypto Payments via SMS, Coin Tips for Tweets and Posts


"Financial software developer Intuit has been awarded a patent for processing BTC payments via SMS and we?ve covered the details in today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief. Also in The Daily, Brave browser..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-11 13:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Japan Unveils Results of On-Site Inspections of 23 Crypto Exchanges


"The Japanese financial regulator has finished the on-site inspections of 23 cryptocurrency exchanges. The agency found many problems and has released a report outlining them. The regulator will use th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-11 09:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

FinCEN Says It Now Receives 1,500 Crypto Complaints a Month


"FinCEN receives more than 1,500 reports every month from financial institutions regarding cryptocurrencies, a top official said Thursday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 21:10
Taggar: currencies, financial, report

More Volatile Global Markets as Concern Mounts about Turkey


"Turkey commands the spotlight of global financial markets this Friday. Talks broke down between the U.S. and Turkey over the latter’s continuing detention of an American evangelical pastor, whic..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 15:19
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, inflation, market, rate

Turkey investors take a bath


"Today’s sharp slide in the Turkish lira (currently down -6% at $5.9446, but was down -15% at $6.200 at one point) has obviously seeped through into broader financial markets, causing the USD and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 13:49
Taggar: bank, financial, market, point

Google Search Can Predict Bitcoin Price Increases, Study Finds


"A study published by the National Bureau of Economic Research suggests that cryptocurrency markets do not behave like traditional financial ones."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 03:30
Taggar: currency, financial, market

Kremlin Calls US Sanctions Illegal


"The Kremlin on Thursday said a new batch of sanctions on Moscow announced by the United States was illegal under international law and that Russia’s financial system was stable. Washington said..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 15:53
Taggar: financial

Intuit Scores Patent for Processing Bitcoin Payments With Text Messages


"California-based business and financial software company Intuit has been awarded a patent for processing bitcoin payments via text message."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 04:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Swiss Banks Are Onboarding Crypto Clients and Assets


"Another Swiss private bank has announced in a statement that it’s open to on-board cryptocurrencies. Maerki Baumann private bank in Zurich is open to accepting assets that were generated with cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 20:06
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, rate

Bob Goodlatte Becomes First Member of Congress to Disclose Crypto Holdings


"Bob Goodlatte, the chair of the House Committee on the Judiciary, has reported his private cryptocurrency holdings – making Mr. Goodlatte likely the first member of the United States Congress to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 05:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, report

?People?s Money? Crypto to Outlast Fiat ?Scam? ? Rich Dad, Poor Dad Author


"The author of the best-selling book ?Rich Dad, Poor Dad?, Robert Kiyosaki, has spoken in favor of virtual currencies during a recent podcast. Mr. Kiyosaki described the United States Dollar (USD) as c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 03:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial

Many Swiss Bankers and Financial Regulators Quit to Join the Crypto Space


"A lot of people in Switzerland have left the traditional financial sector to work in the crypto space, in which the banking nation is now developing a niche market. The Swiss banks don?t show enthusia..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-06 17:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, market

Bank of Thailand Green-Lights Financial Companies for Crypto Activities


"Thailand?s central bank has announced the rules under which financial institutions, including commercial banks, and their subsidiaries can engage in cryptocurrency activities. They include securities..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-06 09:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Japanese Association Seeks Authority to Enforce Self-Regulation on Crypto Exchanges


"Japanese crypto exchanges may soon have an official self-regulatory body. The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association has applied with the country’s financial regulator to become the authori..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-04 02:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

New York Finance Watchdog 'Fiercely Opposes' Sandboxes for Fintech Firms


"The chief of New York's financial regulatory body said Tuesday that the agency is "fiercely opposed" to regulatory sandboxes for fintech firms"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 17:30
Taggar: financial

Bitcoiners Hope to Have a Friend in Top US Regulator Jay Clayton


"Bitcoin might have a mole, a sympathetic insider at the highest levels of the US financial regulatory apparatus, if recent ecosystem press accounts are to be believed. According to a US Securities and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 09:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Indians Use Creative Means to Trade Bitcoin Amid RBI Ban


"Indian crypto traders have found some creative ways to trade cryptocurrencies, especially bitcoin, to circumvent the crypto banking ban imposed by the country?s central bank. The Reserve Bank of India..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 04:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Korea's Financial Regulator Wants to Use the Blockchain for Stock Trading


"South Korea's Financial Supervisory Service has encouraged public and private sector companies to develop a blockchain-based stock trading system. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 19:00
Taggar: financial, trading, trading system

$37 Million of Bitcoin Revenue Helps Square Accelerate Growth in Q2


"Square has reported its Q2 2018 financial results, revealing that $37 million of Bitcoin-related revenue helped the company accelerate its growth during the period. While the company still made very l..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 18:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, market, profit, rate, report, trading

Japanese Firms Jointly Launch Corporate Crypto Accounting Tool


"Cryptolinc Co. Ltd, which develops and provides cryptocurrency management and calculation systems, and Miroku Information Service Co. Ltd, a financial and accounting system management and information..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 17:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

GBP Dives on Dovish BoE Hike


"Profit taking seen as MPC doesn?t combine hike with hawkish rhetoric Sterling tumbled on Thursday after the Bank of England raised interest rates by 0.25% to a post-financial crisis high. The hike, wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 15:21
Taggar: bank, financial, profit, rate

Japanese Bank Mizuho is Being Sued by Mt Gox Customer


"According to regional reports the Japanese financial institution, Mizuho Bank, is being accused of creating issues for Mt Gox customers who were hoping to withdraw funds after the exchange collapsed. ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 11:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, rate, report

BoE Super Thursday to live up to its name


"Surely they won?t bottle it again, right? Super Thursday promises to live up to its name one way or another this week, as the Bank of England either raises interest rates to post-financial crisis high..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 19:17
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

90% of Corporate ?Blockchain? Pilots Will Never Materialize, Researchers Say


"If you have been following the mainstream financial press, and even some cryptocurrency news sources, you could not have missed the hype around the so called “Blockchain”. It feels like ev..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 17:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

Billionaire Backed Bitcoin Bank Trading on Major Stock Exchange


"Coming off fresh first quarter losses undeterred, giant cryptocurrency merchant bank, Galaxy Digital, began trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange August, 1, 2018. It is one of the earliest banks in th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 13:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

Russia Reports 15% Increase in Number of Crypto Mining Companies


"The Russian crypto sector is expanding. The number of businesses operating mining facilities has increased this year, more Russians own cryptocurrency. Data confirming these trends has been presented..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 01:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Thomson Reuters Eikon to Display Data on 50 Cryptocurrencies From Cryptocompare


"Institutional financial traders are about to receive access to new data feeds on fifty cryptocurrencies supplied by Cryptocompare. These will be added to Eikon, Thomson Reuters? flagship financial inf..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 19:16
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, financial trade

Regulations Round-Up: Holland Targets Electricity Theft, MI Republican Wants More Oversight


"In recent regulatory news, Dutch police have reported an increase in electricity fraud associated with crypto mining, a Michigan Republican member of the House Financial Services Committee has urged C..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 17:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Banks Don?t Really Want to Use ?Blockchain? for FX Settlement After All


"It seems that whenever members of the legacy financial establishment talk about Bitcoin these days its only to bash it in comparison to ‘Blockchain’, claiming that they can usurp the techn..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 15:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Busy week in markets gets off to a slow start


"Investors encouraged by Trump/Juncker meeting Equity markets are trading slightly in the red in what has been a slow start to an otherwise very busy week in financial markets. Stock markets have been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 14:16
Taggar: financial, market, trading

Binance Labs Announces Partnership With Libra Credit


"Binance Labs, the investment wing of the leading cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, has announced that it has invested in Libra Credit – ?a decentralized digital asset financial services platform..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-29 19:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment

South Korean Regulator Presses Lawmakers to Pass Crypto Bill Urgently


"South Korea?s top financial regulator has urged lawmakers to pass the country’s first crypto bill quickly, citing the urgent need from rising incidents at crypto exchanges. There are currently s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-28 08:45
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

FINMA Launches Proceedings Against $100 Million ICO Envion AG


"Switzerland?s financial regulator, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), has announced that it has launched proceedings against initial coin offering (ICO) issuer, Envion AG. Also..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 09:45
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

More Than 6% of Securities Lawsuits Filed in 2018 Have Related to ICOs


"Cornerstone Research, an economic and financial consulting company, has published a report finding that more than 6% of the securities class action filings made in 2018 have related to initial coin of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 06:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, report

The Iranian Government Is Preparing to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency


"The government of Iran is preparing to launch its own cryptocurrency, according to state-controlled media reports. The intended purpose of the new Iranian govcoin is to help the country skirt the inte..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 03:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, economy, financial, market, report

Airbnb, Uber Investor Believes ?Everybody Should Put Something Into Crypto?


"Jeffrey Wernick, an independent investor who claims to have begun purchasing bitcoin as early as 2009, recently advocated that ?everybody should put something into crypto.? The investor also criticize..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 01:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment

Korean Regulator Urges Haste on Crypto Bill After Exchange Hacks


"An executive at the Financial Services Commission has called on politicians to pass a bill regulating cryptocurrency exchanges "as soon as possible.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 18:00
Taggar: currency, financial

Swiss Markets Authority Investigates Troubled $100 Million ICO


"Swiss watchdog FINMA announced Thursday that it is investigating Envion AG for potentially breaking financial market rules with its ICO."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 16:00
Taggar: financial, market

Will ECB offer any surprises on Thursday?


"Euro climbs ahead of ECB meeting While we may not look back at the ECB meeting on Thursday as one of the defining moments in the eurozone’s long recovery from the global financial and debt crise..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 18:19
Taggar: financial

FINMA Seeks to Stem Exodus of Swiss Cryptocurrency Firms


"The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has met with representatives of the country?s banking sector in the hopes of stemming a nascent exodus among cryptocurrency companies from Swit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 21:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market

Tezos Hires 'Big Four' Firm PwC to Conduct External Audit


""Big Four" financial firm PriceWaterHouse Coopers Switzerland will audit the Tezos Foundation, the latter announced Monday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 21:20
Taggar: financial

Yen Loses Safe Haven Appeal


"The trade is familiar to investors worldwide: in times of turmoil, rush for cover by buying the Japanese yen. This year a global trade row has erupted, Donald Trump has lamented the dollar?s strength..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 21:08
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, oil

Live FX Market Analysis ? 24 July 2018


"In this week’s FX webinar, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses the latest events that are moving financial markets – Trump attacks the Fed, Brexit plans widely criticized etc ̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 17:04
Taggar: analysis, financial, market

Japanese Crypto Exchanges Submit Business Improvement Plans


"Six government-approved cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan have submitted their business improvement plans to the country?s top financial regulator. While improving their internal systems, most have al..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Regulations Round-Up: Malta Clarifies Law, UK Wealth Managers Urge FCA Action


"In recent regulatory news, Malta?s financial regulator has sought to clarify the nation?s cryptocurrency regulations following the passing of an act pertaining to crypto assets, UK-based wealth manage..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 01:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

G20 Asks FATF to Clarify AML Standards for Cryptocurrencies


"Financial ministers and central bankers from the G20 states met over the weekend in Argentina to discuss the challenges for the global economy. They reiterated their position that cryptocurrencies do..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 20:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, economy, financial, rate

Morgan Stanley Says 2018 Most Volatile Year Since 2008


"The year is only halfway through and already 2018 is on track to be the most volatile since the financial crisis, Morgan Stanley analysts wrote in a note published Monday. Morgan Stanley defines a ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 20:28
Taggar: financial, market

South Korea?s Crypto Regulation Shakeup: New Bureau, Agreement With China


"South Korea’s top financial regulator is planning a major organizational restructuring that includes introducing some new crypto policy initiatives. A bureau dedicated to financial innovations t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 05:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

South Korea's Finance Watchdog Is Forming a Crypto Division


"South Korea's Financial Services Commission has revealed it is setting up a department dedicated largely to cryptocurrencies and blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 17:30
Taggar: currencies, financial

Financial Exchange Patent Explores Tamper-Proof Blockchain Bidding


"A state-backed financial asset exchange in China is exploring how to build a secure blockchain-based system for online auctions."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 11:30
Taggar: financial

Ukraine?s Financial Stability Council Supports Crypto Regulatory Concept


"Ukraine has taken a positive step towards legalizing cryptocurrencies. A new regulatory concept, one that recognizes coins and tokens as financial instruments, has won support from the members of the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 01:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

All 'Big Four' Auditors to Trial Blockchain Platform for Financial Reporting


"The world's four biggest auditing firms will join 20 banks to trial a blockchain service for validating public companies' financial reports. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 11:30
Taggar: bank, financial, report

The Daily: Anti-Crypto Politician Backed by Payments Firm, Grayscale Raised $250m in H1


"In today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover an American anti cryptocurrency politician who is financially backed by a credit card firm, a positive change of leadership at Goldman Sachs, Grayscale'..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 11:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, gold

Stablecoins Will Do More Than Just Reduce Crypto Price Volatility


"Stablecoins will play an important role bridging traditional markets with the programmable financial tools enabled by crypto, argues Abra's CEO."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 10:00
Taggar: financial, market

China Round-Up: Bitmain, Canaan and Ebang Receive ?Unicorn? Valuations, Number of DLT Companies Explodes


"In recent cryptocurrency news from China, three cryptocurrency mining hardware manufacturers have been valued at more than $1 billion USD, Bitmain has supported the launch of a research center for dig..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, manufacture

World's First Bank-Backed Crypto Exchange Finally Opens to the Public


"VCTRADE, the new crypto exchange built by financial giant SBI Holdings, is finally open to all Japanese residents after months of delays. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 10:30
Taggar: financial

The CFA Exam Is Getting a Crypto Section Next Year


"The Chartered Financial Analyst Program Exams are about to add topics on cryptocurrencies as examinable material for candidates in August 2019."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 04:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

G20 Watchdog Releases Framework for 'Vigilant' Crypto Monitoring


"The global Financial Stability Board has published its expected framework for monitoring risk in the cryptocurrency markets. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 12:50
Taggar: currency, financial, market

SA Purple Group Confirms Adding Cryptos to Its Online Trading Platform


"South African financial company Purple Group has confirmed the addition of two cryptocurrencies, bitcoin and ethereum, to its online trading platform. According to a representative, the decision came..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 12:41
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Major Korean Exchange Bithumb Expanding into Japan and Thailand


"One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, is expanding into Japan and Thailand. The exchange is working on obtaining regulatory approval from the financial regulators of bo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 02:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

G20 Watchdog Unveils Framework to Monitor Crypto


"A framework has been developed for the G20 countries to ?monitor the financial stability implications of crypto-assets markets.? The Financial Stability Board says cryptocurrencies ?do not pose a mate..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 01:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market

Australian Bank Bans Use of Mortgage Funds for Crypto Speculation


"One of Australia?s oldest financial institutions, Bank of Queensland, has prohibited the use of home equity loans for virtual currency speculation. The move has been attributed to concerns pertaining..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-14 08:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, point

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews in South Africa and Indonesia. Jay Powell delivers semi-annual Humphrey Hawkins testimony to Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday and House Financial Services Com..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 20:08
Taggar: bank, financial

Binance, Crypto Investors to Launch a Bank in Malta


"Crypto exchange Binance is working on a project to launch a decentralized bank bridging the crypto industry with conventional banking. The financial institution will be based in Malta and fundraising..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 16:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Chinese Tech Firm Probed Over Launch of Crypto-Mining Video Console


"Leshi Internet, a video streaming service with a history of financial issues, is being questioned by a stock exchange over its move into crypto. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 16:00
Taggar: financial

Lawmakers to Discuss If Crypto Is 'The Future of Money' Next Week


"The U.S. House Financial Services Committee will host a crypto hearing focused on its use as a form of money next week."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 22:00
Taggar: financial

UK Proposes New Bank Regulation in Brexit White paper


"The U.K. government has proposed to end one of the most-cheered privileges of the financial industry, according to a new document Thursday, as it tries to speed up negotiations to leave the European U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 16:36
Taggar: financial

Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare to Launch in Japan


"Canadian cryptocurrency exchange Coinsquare has announced its plan to enter the Japanese market pending approval by the country’s financial regulator. The new exchange will be launched under the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 03:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

Philippines Embraces Cryptocurrency: Exchanges Issued Provisional Licenses


"The Philippines Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) announced it granted three cryptocurrency exchanges provisional license to operate. All three are foreign-based, including two from Hong Kong and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-11 11:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, employment, financial, investment, rate

US Financial Authority Asks Brokerage Firms to Disclose Crypto Activities


"The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has issued a notice encouraging every firm that sells securities to the public in the U.S. to disclose any activities ?related to digital assets, such as cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 09:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

When the going gets tough, the tough get going


"When the going gets tough, the tough get going U.S. stocks are trading off their intraday highs late in the NY session weighed down by financials profit-taking ahead of the deluge of bank earnings rep..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 00:23
Taggar: bank, financial, profit, report, trading

UK Watchdog Welcomes First Crypto Startups to Regulatory Sandbox


"The U.K.'s financial regulator is allowing startups focused on blockchain and crypto assets into its regulatory sandbox for the first time."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 17:15
Taggar: financial

World's Largest Bank Eyes Faster Asset Exchange With Blockchain


"ICBC, one of China's "Big Four" state-owned commercial banks, is seeking to patent a blockchain system to better execute financial asset transactions."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 14:00
Taggar: bank, financial

FINRA Wants to Know All About Member Firms' Crypto Activities


"The U.S. financial self-regulatory body is asking member firms to submit every detail of their existing or future activities in cryptocurrency. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 10:00
Taggar: currency, financial

German Bank Offers Special Accounts to Cryptocurrency Firms


"The Berlin-based Banking-as-a-Platform (BaaP) institution Solarisbank has recently announced the launch of their new banking service plan that’s focused on clients from the blockchain and digita..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 05:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

ATO to Target Crypto Traders Using International Data Agreements


"Australia?s financial press is expecting that the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) will take a hard stance on cryptocurrency investors this tax season, with the ATO recently vowing to leverage interna..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 03:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trade, financial, leverage

Regulatory Round-Up: U.K. Chief Blockchain Officer, DLT Cohort in FCA Sandbox, Central Bank Calls Crypto ?Fallacy?


"In recent regulatory news, U.K. minister, Eddie Hughes has published a report that advocates for the creation of a ?Chief Blockchain Officer,? the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority has announced that a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-07 20:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

Bernstein: No, Crypto Markets Aren't Like the Dot-Com Bubble


"Cryptocurrency and blockchain developers are building "parallel financial networks," according to a new report by Alliance Bernstein."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 16:35
Taggar: currency, financial, report

UK Productivity Lower as Brexit Looms


"Britain?s dismal track record on improving worker productivity since the financial crisis continued in the first three months of the year, amid mounting concern Brexit will further damage the efficien..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 15:55
Taggar: financial

Unaware Where Bitcoins Are Mined, RBZ Governor Embraces Blockchain


"The governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has made several statements about cryptocurrencies that attest to insufficient knowledge of the matter. The central bank, which recently banned financial i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-05 17:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Florida CFO Advocates Creation of State ?Cryptocurrency Chief?


"The Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Jimmy Patronis, has issued a statement calling for Florida?s government to create the post of ?cryptocurrency chief? to provide greater oversight to the stat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-05 09:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Japanese Regulator Responds to Reports of Overhauling Crypto Regulation


"Japan’s top financial regulator has responded to media reports that it is considering overhauling the way cryptocurrency is regulated in the country. The authority has been under fire for the in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-05 03:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

EU Report Advises Regulators Not to Ban or Ignore Cryptocurrencies


"A recent report published by the European Parliament advises policymakers and regulators not to ignore cryptocurrencies or attempt to ban them. It discusses how crypto should be treated, their taxatio..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 09:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, report

International Task Force Notes Use of Cryptocurrencies in Financial Crime


"Tax authorities from five different nations are coming together to combat international financial crimes, with a focus on cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 04:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Withdrawals Delayed ? Bitflyer Scanning for Yakuza Customers


"Bitflyer has been delaying deposits and withdrawals of virtual currency in the midst of ongoing KYC verifications. The company received business improvement orders from the Japanese financial watchdog..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 09:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

European Banks Complete First Live Blockchain Financial Trades


"We.trade, the blockchain-based financial trade platform jointly developed by nine European banks, has completed first live cross-border transactions."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 07:00
Taggar: bank, financial, financial trade

Meet the Liberty Advisor Helping the Crypto-Rich Avoid Capital Gains


"Since the incredible bull run last year, early adopters, and even people who invested in cryptocurrencies back in January 2017, have made an incredible amount of financial gains. In the U.S. some peop..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, financial

Crypto Startups Don't Need Sandboxes, They Need Greenhouses


""Sandbox" is a bad term to describe these regulatory programs, under which financial technology solutions can be safely seeded, fed, and controlled."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 06:00
Taggar: financial

Abu Dhabi Global Market Launches Regulatory Framework for Crypto Activities


"The financial authority of Abu Dhabi Global Market has launched a regulatory framework for cryptocurrency activities following the completion of a public consultation. The market’s financial wat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-01 02:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

South Korea Thinks Real-Name System is Working ? Stepping Up Crypto Monitoring


"South Korea?s top financial regulator recently told 23 other countries’ regulators that the kimchi premium has fizzled since the anonymous trading of cryptocurrencies was banned in the country..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 15:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, foreign exchange, trading

Polish Bitcoin Association Seeks Protection from Alleged Banking Embargo


"The Polish Bitcoin Association has reportedly appealed to Poland?s Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (OCCP) to protect the country?s cryptocurrency sector from what it perceives as a growi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 13:55
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currency, financial, market, report

Bank of England Warns Finance Firms Over Crypto Risks


"A Bank of England official has warned banks and other financial firms about exposure to cryptocurrency-related assets in a letter."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 17:00
Taggar: bank, currency, financial

Bank Regulator Proposes Chinese Crypto License In Research Paper


"A research paper from China's banking regulator suggests the country should let ICOs operate legally under a financial regulatory framework."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 08:17
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Confusion reigns supreme


"Confusion reigns supreme Uncertainty and confusion around trade war are slowly but surely leading the markets down the road to financial horror. Global equity markets continue to fray at the edges on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 02:34
Taggar: financial, market, report

Coinbase CEO Unveils Crypto Charity for the Unbanked


"Coinbase CEO and co-founder Brian Armstrong wants to help the unbanked access financial services with a new charity, GiveCrypto.org."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 21:30
Taggar: bank, financial

GBP/USD ? British pound slips as trade jitters boost US dollar


"The British pound is under pressure, as GBP/USD continues to lose ground. In Wednesday’s North American session, the pair is trading at 1.3137, down 0.65% on the day. In economic news, the Bank..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 17:51
Taggar: bank, financial, pound, report, retail sales, trading

Oil Climbs Ahead of Inventories


"Trade war fears remain Financial markets are once again in risk aversion mode on Wednesday, as investors continue to take shelter from the ongoing trade spat. There hasn?t been much progress ? positiv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 13:40
Taggar: financial, market, report

Japan's Finance Minister Balks at Changing Crypto Tax Rules


"Japan's top financial official is cautious about the idea of his nation changing how it taxes gains from cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 04:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Florida Is Creating Its Own Crypto Czar


"Florida's chief financial officer has created a new "crypto czar" to oversee regulation of the cryptocurrency and ICO space."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 20:15
Taggar: currency, financial

Six Japanese Crypto Exchanges Respond to Regulator?s Improvement Orders


"Six fully-licensed Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges have responded to the business improvement orders issued by the country’s top financial regulator. Two executives have also resigned from the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 16:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Regulator Warns Financial Institutions Not Ready for Brexit


"Banks are not yet prepared for a “no deal” Brexit and must act now to avoid putting the stability of the financial system at risk, according to the European Union’s top regulator. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 19:18
Taggar: bank, financial

Bitcoin Miner BTCC to Sell Stake in Pool for $17 Million


"BTCC's mining pool has provisionally agreed to sell a large portion of its equity to a Hong Kong-based financial service firm for $17 million."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 11:00
Taggar: financial

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Tumble Before the Weekend


"Cryptocurrency markets are slumping today as most digital asset markets are seeing losses between 8-20 percent over the past 24-hours. Lots of speculators are attributing the dump to the recent measur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 20:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, trading

Trade War Could Trigger Recession says BofA


"Even as growth ramps up to what could be the fastest rate since before the financial crisis, economists are worried that a trade war could tip the U.S. into a significant slowdown or even a recession..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 19:04
Taggar: financial, rate

OANDA Market Insights podcast with Jazz FM


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst, Craig Erlam and OANDA Head of Trading Asia, Stephen Innes review the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Nick Howard. This week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 18:08
Taggar: financial, financial trade, market, trading

Mt. Gox Creditors? Legal Victory: ?Enormous Assets? to be Returned


"The Mt. Gox Creditor (mtgoxcreditor) posted Commencement of Civil Rehabilitation Proceedings of Mt. Gox today, indicating a victory for creditors long wondering if an attempt would be made at making t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Taiwan?s Financial Regulator to Conduct Limited Oversight of Cryptocurrencies


"The Financial Supervisory Commission of Taiwan has indicated its intentions to maintain only a limited oversight of cryptocurrencies. The regulator said it?s going to focus mainly on the enforcement o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 14:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Japan's Financial Watchdog Orders AML Shake-Up at 6 Crypto Exchanges


"Japan's Financial Services Agency has issued business improvement orders to six licensed crypto exchanges operating in the country."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 11:00
Taggar: financial

Bitcoin Businesses Denied Banking Services in Ireland


"Leading companies from the crypto sector in Ireland have complained they are being denied services by some of the country?s major financial institutions. Among the affected businesses are bitcoin exch..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 19:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

France Warns of Several Unauthorized Cryptocurrency Platforms


"France’s financial markets regulator has issued a new warning against unauthorized platforms offering cryptocurrency investments. The regulator has added four websites to its list of blacklisted..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 23:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, market

Brazil's Central Bank Plans Blockchain Data Exchange for Regulators


"Banco Central do Brasil is building a blockchain platform to ensure the authenticity of data exchanged between financial authorities."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 14:00
Taggar: financial

U.S. Executive Branch Employees to Disclose Crypto Holdings, French ICO Regulations Coming by 2019


"In recent regulatory news, the United States Office of Government Ethics has issued a document advising employees of the U.S. executive branch to disclose their cryptocurrency holdings. In other news..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 11:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, market

Major Crypto Exchanges Face Action Over Money-Laundering Fears


"Japan's Financial Service Agency is further cracking down on what it considers lax compliance with AML rules at larger, licensed exchanges."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 11:00
Taggar: financial

Swiss Crypto Company Acquires License to Distribute Funds to Investors


"Crypto Fund AG has been granted a license to distribute funds on behalf of ?qualified investors? in Switzerland. The permission has been issued by the country?s financial market regulator, FINMA. The..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 05:10
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market, point

Financial Services Provider Square Acquires New York Bitlicense


"The company Square announced on Monday the firm has been granted the Bitlicense from the New York Department of Financial Services (DFS). The firm and its ?Cash App? are now legally allowed to operate..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 22:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

With No One Price Law for Bitcoin, Japan?s FSA Debates Restrictions on Leverage


"The different prices of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies between countries and exchanges have led investors to seek arbitrage opportunities, a trend noticed by financial regulators around the world..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 18:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, leverage

Payments Firm Square Receives BitLicense from New York


"Digital payments startup Square has received a BitLicense through the NY Department of Financial Services."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 17:30
Taggar: financial

UK Financial Game Show Uses Comedy & Bitcoin to Entertain, Inform


"Who is the richest person in the world? Who said, “It costs a lot of money to look this cheap?? Where do they drink the most alcohol per capita? Ireland, Scotland, Russia or France? Readers who..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 14:15
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Markets in risk averse mode after tariffs


"US and China trade spat heats up We?re seeing a slightly risk averse tone in financial markets at the start of the week after the trade spat between the US and China ramped up over the weekend. Both c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 12:20
Taggar: financial, market

Regulation Round-Up: Shapeshift COO Says U.S. Regulations Worsen, Germany to Protect Financial Stability not Individual Investors


"In recent regulatory news, the Shapeshift co-founder and chief operating officer, has given a damning appraisal of the current regulatory climate surrounding cryptocurrencies in the United States. The..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 09:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Dutch AFM on Licensing Requirements for Institutions Invested in Crypto


"The Dutch financial regulator, The Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) has published a letter addressed to new and currently existing institutions invested in cryptocurrencies. The l..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-17 02:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, market

BIS GM Argues New Cryptos Are ?the Alchemy of the Age of Innovation?


"The Bank of International Settlements (BIS), a transnational institution owned by and comprised of central banks that seeks to “fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serve..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-16 22:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, market, report

South Korean Government Agency Seeks Direct Supervision Over Crypto Exchanges


"The South Korean government is reportedly seeking to bring cryptocurrency exchanges under the direct supervision of the country’s Financial Intelligence Unit. This will obligate crypto exchanges..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 02:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, report

PR: Blockchain Comes to the Real World with EnergiToken


"Energi Mine is using ETK to revolutionise the global energy market through decentralisation and blockchain technology. The ultimate goal is to reduce global energy demand and carbon emissions by creat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, consumption, financial, market

Steve Bannon May be Eyeing a Move into the ICO Space


"Not content with disrupting U.S. politics, Steve Bannon now wants to disrupt the financial system with a move into the crypto space."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 17:00
Taggar: financial

Regulated Crypto Exchange Itbit Adds BCH, ETH, LTC, and XLM Products


"Regulated cryptocurrency exchange Itbit announced today that it has received approval from the New York State Department of Financial Services to add more cryptocurrencies to its product offerings. Th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 15:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, trading

Thailand Expects to Approve Five ICO Projects out of 50


"The Thai financial regulator is expected to approve five ICO projects once the new regulatory framework takes effect this month. Out of 50 ICO projects in the country, only five satisfy the registrati..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 08:10
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Blockchain Is 'Revolutionary,' Says German Finance Regulator Chief


"The president of BaFin thinks blockchain-based applications are "revolutionary" and could turn the entire financial sector "upside down.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 13:00
Taggar: financial

CBDC Could Have ?Severely Negative Consequences? for ?Bank-Dominated Payments System? ? Former FDIC Chair


"The former chair of the United States Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Sheila Bair, recently published an article imploring the U.S. Federal Reserve to explore central bank-issued digital curren..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 04:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Congressional Bill Calls for Study of Crypto Use in Sex Trafficking


"The House of Financial Services Committee is introducing a bill that would launch an investigation into how cryptocurrencies enable sex trafficking."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 20:35
Taggar: currencies, financial

Korean Firm Keypair Launches Credit Card-Shaped NFC Hardware Wallet


"A new hardware wallet has been launched by the South Korean financial tech firm Keypair. The company?s Keywallet Touch has an interesting design as it’s shaped like a credit card and utilizes NF..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 17:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Market Reaction Muted After Singapore Summit


"Trump and Kim Agree on Denuclearization It?s been a very interesting morning for financial markets, although the response in financial markets has been relatively muted under the circumstances. The Si..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 16:00
Taggar: financial, market

Money-Laundering Task Force Wants Binding Rules for Crypto Exchanges


"The Financial Action Task Force reportedly aims to develop compulsory rules for the world's cryptocurrency exchanges."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 15:25
Taggar: currency, financial, report

Forget Prices, Ethereum Is Offering a Different Value in Afghanistan


"According to Fereshteh Forough, the founder of Code To Inspire, ether bounties can be a tool for teaching Afghan women about financial empowerment. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 14:00
Taggar: financial

UK's Financial Watchdog Issues Letter to Banks on Crypto Risks


"The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority has written to bank CEOs over the risks of "facilitating financial crimes which are enabled by cryptoassets.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-11 17:35
Taggar: bank, financial

Upbeat Markets Ahead of Busy Week


"Investors Not Wobbled By G7 Trade Fallout The mood in financial markets is relatively upbeat at the start of a very busy week, as investors shrug off the G7 meeting which didn?t exactly go to plan as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-11 15:30
Taggar: financial, market

The Daily: Swiss Vote on ?Sovereign Money?, Russian Banker Against Crypto Ban


"Swiss voters will decide this Sunday whether to turn back on fractional-reserve banking and support a ?sovereign money? concept for the nation?s finances. Proponents of the initiative prescribe deeper..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-09 13:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

Flash Transfer: Bitcoin Hodlers Dumped $30 Billion Since December


"Leading crypto research firm, Chainalysis, revealed staggering wealth transfer numbers, as reported by legacy news outlet Financial Times, concerning bitcoin core (BTC). From its price high in Decembe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-09 08:32
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market, report

Mizuho Financial's Blockchain Lead Is Leaving the Firm


"The blockchain lead at Mizuho Financial Group has revealed he is leaving the firm for a new role in Singapore."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 14:35
Taggar: financial

Risk Aversion Seen Ahead of Hostile G6+1 Summit


"Trade a Touchy Subject as Trump Isolates US Ahead of Quebec Meeting Financial markets are in risk aversion mode ahead of the G7 summit in Quebec on Friday, with investors potentially concerned as lead..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 14:26
Taggar: financial, market

Switzerland Shows the Way: Bank First to Offer Crypto Business Accounts


"Switzerland?s legacy bank, Hypothekarbank Lenzburg, announced this week it was accepting cryptocurrency related businesses as account holders, something many legacy financial institutions outright ref..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 11:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, investment

Cryptocurrencies Not a Risk to Stability, Russian Study Concludes


"A study has found that despite their volatility, cryptocurrencies do not endanger the financial system and the economy of Russia, as the risks are offset by the highly concentrated ownership of digita..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 09:40
Taggar: bitcoin, consumption, currencies, currency, economy, financial, rate

Alibaba Affiliate Boosts Blockchain Tech In $14 Billion New Funding


"Alibaba's Ant Financial has raised $14 billion in a new funding, part of which will be used to continue its development of blockchain technology."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 07:30
Taggar: financial

Alibaba Affiliate to Boost Blockchain Development After $14 Billion Raise


"Alibaba's Ant Financial has raised $14 billion in a new funding, part of which will be used to continue its development of blockchain technology."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 07:30
Taggar: financial

NYDFS Chief Defends State Regulator's Crypto Approach


"New York Department of Financial Services superintendent Maria Vullo defended regulators' actions in the crypto space during a panel discussion."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 21:25
Taggar: financial

Japan Blasts Crypto Exchange Execs in First-Ever License Rejection


"Japan's financial regulator has formally issued its first denial to a business registration application filed by cryptocurrency exchange FSHO."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 15:45
Taggar: currency, financial

USD/CAD ? Will Ontario Election Shake Up Canadian Dollar?


"It has been an uneventful week for the Canadian dollar, and the trend has continued on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2958, up 0.11% on the day. On the release front, the U.S unemploymen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 13:53
Taggar: bank, dollar, employment, financial, trading

Virtual Currencies to Become ?Part of the Economic Practices? of All Nations ? CFTC Commissioner


"United States Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) commissioner, Rostin Behnam recently gave a speech in which he predicted that ?virtual currencies […] will become part of the economic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 01:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Japan's FSA May Issue First Registration Denial to Crypto Exchange


"The Financial Service Agency is reportedly planning to deny a registration application filed by a crypto exchange over KYC failings."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 13:40
Taggar: financial, report

Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: German Banks Trade Cryptos, US Universities Invest in Crypto Hedge Funds


"In today?s Bitcoin in Brief, regulators in Berlin have revealed that at least six German financial institutions are involved in cryptocurrency trading. Also, it has been reported that American univers..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 13:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, investment, report, trading

Japan Set to Finally Reject a Cryptocurrency Exchange


"After approving 16 cryptocurrency exchanges, the Japanese financial regulator is reportedly set to reject a crypto exchange application for the first time. The applicant is an exchange which has been..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 07:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Circle to Seek Federal Banking Licensing with U.S. OCC


"Circle Internet Financial Ltd has revealed that it is currently seeking to obtain a federal banking license with the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) in order to expand the service..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 01:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Coinbase Says It's 'On Track' to Become a Regulated Securities Firm


"Coinbase announced Wednesday that it was acquiring three financial services firms in a bid to receive a federal securities license."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 01:20
Taggar: financial

US equity markets defy gravity.


"  US equity markets defy gravity. Equity Markets US equity markets continue to defy gravity and extending the recent winning streak to four straight sessions. It was all about the financials as a seri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 00:46
Taggar: financial, market

Live FX Market Analysis ? 5 June 2018 (Video)


"In this week’s webinar, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discussed the major events moving financial markets right now including political chaos in Italy and Spain and Trump’s tariffs on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 17:11
Taggar: analysis, financial, market

Cryptocurrency Exchange Hitbtc Suspends Services in Japan


"Hitbtc has suspended its services for Japanese residents to avoid any trouble with the country’s financial regulator since it is not authorized to operate in Japan. Users with Japanese IP addres..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 07:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

Coinbase Unveils Plans to Enter the Japanese Market


"One of the largest US cryptocurrency companies, Coinbase, has unveiled its plans to enter the Japanese market in order ?to accelerate the global adoption of cryptocurrency.? The company has been in ta..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 00:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, rate

Wendy McElroy: Crypto and the Impossibility of Knowledge in Planning


"The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 3: Decentralization Chapter 8, Part 4 Crypto and the Impossibility of Knowledge in Planning Bitcoin…is better understood using..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-02 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Stripe Founders Discuss Decision to Drop BTC Payment Services


"The co-founders of Stripe, brothers Patrick and John Collison, recently discussed the company?s decision to no longer support bitcoin payments, and expressed a willingness to reverse this decision in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-02 09:20
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Meet Cryptocribs a Rental Service That Aims to Decentralize Airbnb


"Airbnb is one of the most popular online property rental businesses in the world, but unfortunately they don’t accept cryptocurrencies. Now there?s a new startup called Cryptocribs that provides..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 19:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Risk Appetite Improves Ahead of US Jobs Data


"Italy Forms Government While Spain?s Rajoy Loses No Confidence Vote You may not guess it based on the current levels in financial markets but it?s been quite a week for investors which has been reflec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 13:20
Taggar: financial, market

Bitcoin Ownership: Your Private Keys to Financial Sovereignty


"There are a lot of people people who own cryptocurrencies, and then there are those who think they own these digital assets, but in actuality don?t possess the private keys because they are held with..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 05:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Devere Group Adds Bitcoin Cash and EOS to Crypto Exchange App


"Devere Group, an international financial consultancy boasting well over 80,000 clients in more than 100 countries, has announced that Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and EOS have now been added its recently releas..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 23:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Spain Poised For No Confidence Vote on Friday


"Spain is the next country set to test the resilience of southern Europe, after recent political convulsions in Italy battered global financial markets. Unlike Rome’s power struggle, where market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 15:05
Taggar: financial, market

Italy Crisis Could Be Worse Than Greece and Brexit


"Italy’s political turmoil could hit the continent harder than the Greek financial crisis and the Brexit vote, according to the finance minister of Latvia. A week of political turbulence in Italy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 14:41
Taggar: finance, financial, market, oil

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Asus Creates 20-GPU Mining Motherboard


"In today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we feature news from all over the world. These stories include a new multi-GPU mining motherboard from Taiwan’s Asu; a Singaporean businessman acquiring a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 13:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, market

As Risk Sentiment Improves Dollar Bulls Sell


"Thursday May 31: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities are currently receiving some investor appreciation, rebounding from a two-month trough along with the EUR as the political tu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 12:26
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, oil

Canadian Crypto Exchanges Push for Greater Regulatory Clarity


"Representatives of Canada?s cryptocurrency industry are urging lawmakers to provide greater clarity regarding the regulatory obligations of cryptocurrency exchanges. In response to the absence of clea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 04:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, report

Austrian Financial Market Authority Stops ?Active Managed Mining? Operation


"The cryptocurrency industry have created a host of legal questions as old definitions are forced on brand new innovations. Should switching between the most profitable coin to mine at each time be con..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 22:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, profit

Dominance of Big Banks in UK Means London Might Miss the Boat on Bitcoin


"London has enjoyed a status of a global financial hub for centuries and served as a pioneer for brand new trading options for decades. However, some fear it is now in danger of getting left behind by..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 19:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

Austrian Regulator Freezes Crypto Mining Firm Amid Investigation


"The Austrian Financial Market Authority has suspended the operations of cryptocurrency mining firm INVIA GmbH for offering illegal investments. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 18:15
Taggar: currency, financial, investment, market

Italy Faces Election Crisis in September


"Italy’s power struggle is rattling global financial markets, with investors fearful the looming prospect of fresh elections could be fought over the country’s role in the European Union an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 15:30
Taggar: financial, market

Bithumb to Lower Withdrawal Limit for Crypto Traders Not Using Real-Name System


"One of South Korea?s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, has reportedly announced that it will gradually lower the withdrawal limit for any accounts that have not been converted to real-name on..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 08:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

PR: Former Head of Strategy & Operations Consulting at KPMG Joins XinFin Platform


"Singapore, May 27- S. V. Sukumar, the former Partner and Head of Strategy and Operation Consulting at KPMG and a prominent thought leader joined XinFin as a Senior Advisor. Mr. Sukumar has more than 4..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-28 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market, rate

Draft Law Requires Israeli Firms to Report on Clients? Crypto Activites


"The Israeli Ministry of Finance has published draft prohibiting money laundering regulations with provisions specifically pertaining to virtual currencies. The proposed regulations will also introduce..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-28 18:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, report, trading

Niall Ferguson Tells Bank of England Bitcoin Is Financial System of the Future


"Central bankers are being warned by researchers that the crypto revolution will overtake the system they are in-charge of preserving. Recently, British economic historian and author Niall Ferguson tol..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 22:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, financial

DOJ Crypto Investigation Tanks Prices, Fundstrat Welcomes Adult Supervision


"Investigations are all about the crypto ecosystem, but a recent report regarding a US Department of Justice price manipulation crackdown was widely said to be the cause of market caps falling, and by..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-26 07:21
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, financial, market, report

Alleged BTC-e Mastermind Confesses to Russian Money Laundering Charges


"According to regional publications in Russia, the alleged BTC-e mastermind and prisoner in Greece, Alexander Vinnik, has allegedly confessed to charges of fraud and money laundering on May 24, 2018. R..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-26 02:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Singapore Warns Eight Unauthorized Token Exchanges


"The Monetary Authority of Singapore has warned eight digital token exchanges operating in the country over unauthorized securities trading. The regulator also stopped an initial coin offering, prompti..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-25 18:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, trading

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Main Street Adopts Bitcoin Ahead of Wall Street


"In today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we feature stories that show how fast and nimble banks that support cryptocurrency-based businesses are benefiting at the expense of the larger players tha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 13:51
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, market

Russian Institutions to Trial Central Bank ICO Platform


"Two financial institutions are set to test a regulatory platform set up by the Bank of Russia that aims to make ICOs more transparent and secure."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 13:00
Taggar: bank, financial

PR: Energi Mine Adds to Ecosystem of Energy Saving Partners with Simply EV Partnership


"Partnership announced in same week as Energi Mine launches promotion with OKEx, the world?s biggest exchange London ? Energi Mine, the blockchain platform that financially rewards energy saving behavi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currency, financial

Zimbabwe High Court Reverses Central Bank?s Cryptocurrency Ban


"Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on the Zimbabwe-based exchange Golix filing a lawsuit over the recent Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) ?cryptocurrency ban? that was issued in a financial guidanc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 00:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, report, trading

Rural Banks Tap Kaleido Blockchain for Faster Transactions


"Rural banks in the Philippines are looking to adopt ConsenSys' Kaleido blockchain platform in bid to boost financial inclusion."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 15:01
Taggar: bank, financial

Spanish Regulator Open to Approving Funds Investing Directly in Cryptocurrencies


"Spain’s financial regulator has clarified its position on regulated investment funds investing directly in cryptocurrencies. These type of funds are legal under Law 22/2014, and investments can..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, investment, market

Roger Ver and Ryan X. Charles Reveal the Future of Cash


"The Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong (??????) in the city?s financial center is this week?s spot for Roger Ver?s weekly video update, a project started just about a month ago. He?s joined at the five-star..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 02:20
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

LMAX Exchange Group Launches Institutional Cryptocurrency Exchange


"LMAX Exchange Group, which operates a UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) regulated FX trading venue, has announced today a physical cryptocurrency exchange dedicated to serving only institutional cl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-21 19:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, fx trading, rate, trading

Bitcoin in Brief Monday: New EU Rules Kill Another Crypto Venture


"The upcoming implementation of a major regulatory push by the European Union to control how companies can operate on the Internet has killed another venture in the cryptocurrency sphere. This story, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-21 13:19
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, rate

Coincheck Delists XMR, DASH, ZEC, REP ? Prompted by Japanese Regulator


"Japanese exchange Coincheck has confirmed that it is delisting three privacy coins: monero, dash, and zcash. Augur?s reputation token will also be delisted next month. The exchange made this decision..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-19 15:20
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Japan Banking Giant Mitsubishi Goes Crypto With Own Coin


"Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc, one of the top five banks in the world, announced its intention of testing a proprietary cryptocurrency by 2019. The idea is to roll out its coin initially to a re..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 22:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

PR: World Blockchain Forum ? New York?s Better Blockchain Conference


"With a new focus on security tokens and financial regulation, Keynote delivers their seventh World Blockchain Forum, the first ever in New York. Final ticket release begins 29th May. Having produced t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

South Korea to Follow G20 Unified Cryptocurrency Regulations


"The South Korean government reportedly plans to soften its crypto regulations in line with the policies set by the G20 nations in an effort to create ?unified regulations.? The Korean regulators have..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 05:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Cryptocurrency Brokerage Service Genesis Global Granted Bitlicense


"On May 17 the Digital Currency Group initiative and Over-the-Counter (OTC) cryptocurrency service, Genesis Global Trading, announced that Genesis was recently granted the New York state Bitlicense. Th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 23:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate, trading

Capital Markets Blockchains Are Finally Getting Go-Live Dates


"Big financial market infrastructure players detailed their progress on blockchain conversions, with real timelines for going live, at Consensus 2018."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 10:00
Taggar: financial, market

Italy?s Pre-Maastricht Days


"A headline in today’s Financial Times reads “Italy’s populists pine for pre-euro times.” The recently established Five Star party and the right-wing League have been trying to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 00:18
Taggar: financial

US Court Indicts Founders of Crypto Company for Fraudulent Scheme


"A US federal court has indicted three founders of a company purported to offer cryptocurrency-related financial products and have raised $25 million in an initial coin offering. In addition to claimin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, mastercard, visa

Winklevoss Crypto Exchange Wins Approval to Trade Zcash


"Gemini exchange has added zcash trading and custody services in New York after receiving authorization from state's Department of Financial Services."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 19:50
Taggar: financial, trading

Ripple Launches 'Xpring' Initiative to Invest in XRP-Focused Startups


"Ripple has launched an initiative to provide financial assistance to "serious" startups and projects ? as long as they boost its own ecosystem."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 18:00
Taggar: financial

Live FX Analysis ? 15 May 2018 (Video)


"It’s been an interesting month in financial markets in which the dollar has rediscovered its mojo, geopolitical risk has remained heightened, US corporates have shown their strength and central..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 15:39
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, financial, market, rate

Coinbase Rolls Out Crypto Custody Product for Institutions


"First announced last year, Coinbase Custody is a cryptocurrency storage service directed specifically at large financial institutions."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 14:00
Taggar: currency, financial

Steve Eisman of ?The Big Short? Fame: What Value Does Cryptocurrency Actually Add?


"Steve Eisman, the American investor best known for having shorted collateralized debt obligations before the 2008 financial crisis, doesn’t see what is the real value of cryptocurrency. He repor..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 03:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trade, financial, report

EU Expects to Earn $23.5bn From Financial Transactions Tax


"A proposed tax on financial transactions in 10 European Union countries could generate about 19.6 billion euros ($23.5 billion) of annual revenue, though Brexit could make collection more difficult, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 15:43
Taggar: financial, rate

Bitcoin in Brief Monday: Belgium Expands List of Fraudulent Crypto Platforms, Plot to Kill Vinnik Uncovered in Greece


"In Monday?s Bitcoin in Brief, Belgium?s financial watchdog, which earlier this year published a warning about potentially fraudulent platforms promising fast and easy profits to crypto investors, has..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 13:28
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, profit, report

Pakistanis Find Ways to Trade Bitcoin Rendering Ban Ineffective


"The crypto ban in Pakistan is proving to be not as effective as expected. If anything, the State Bank has barred commercial banks and financial firms from dealing in cryptocurrency which, of course, m..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 03:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Japan?s GMO Has Mined Over 900 Bitcoins ? Hashrate Doubled Last Month


"The mining operation of Japan’s internet giant GMO has resulted in over 900 bitcoins and 537 bitcoin cash so far, as the company roughly doubled its hashrate last month. Meanwhile, its crypto ex..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 18:33
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, rate, report

PR: Energi Mine Launch Phase 1 of EnergiToken Rewards Platform


"Manchester, UK ? 10th May 2018: Energi Mine, the AI-based energy company, today announced the beta launch of its Energi Token rewards platform. Energi Mine is revolutionising the global energy market..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, consumption, financial, market

Ukraine?s Securities Commission Chief Seeks Legalization of Cryptocurrencies as Financial Instruments


"The Chairman of the National Securities and Stock Market Commission of Ukraine has indicated the regulator favors a decision to recognize cryptocurrencies as financial instruments. Timur Khromayev thi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 03:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, point

Argentina Turns to the IMF For Help


"Argentina has started talks with the International Monetary Fund seeking financial rescue once again, as inflation soars and the currency sinks.Buenos Aires looks to be going through another economic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 14:33
Taggar: bank, currency, financial, inflation, rate

New Korean Financial Watchdog Chief Takes Softer Tone on Cryptos


"The incoming head of a South Korean financial regulator has noted the "positive aspects" of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-07 14:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

All Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Japan Must Comply With Five New Criteria


"The Japanese financial regulator has imposed five new criteria for all cryptocurrency exchanges operating in the country. These rules apply to existing exchange operators as well as new ones applying..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-07 10:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Meetup's Crypto Secret? Blockchain Scams Are Running Rampant


"Long-running groups using the popular social network are finding that separating education from financial advice isn't as easy as it sounds."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-06 11:45
Taggar: financial

JPMorgan Seeks Patent for Blockchain-Powered Interbank Payments


"A patent application by JPMorgan Chase suggests putting financial transaction information on a distributed ledger."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 22:45
Taggar: financial

Australia Cracks Down on Misleading and Deceptive Initial Coin Offerings


"Australia’s financial regulator is cracking down on deceptive and misleading initial coin offerings (ICOs), citing “a serious breach of the Australian law.” As a result of the regula..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 08:20
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Bitcoin Is Not Used by Organized Crime Syndicates Says Hong Kong Government


"Bitcoin is often accused by regulators, governments and central bankers as being a tool for money laundering by criminal organizations, usually without presenting any evidence. A new report from Hong..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 02:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

BP CFO Says Oil Prices Could be Headed for Correction


"Oil prices look to have climbed to unsustainable levels and could soon start to fall away from multi-year highs, BP’s chief financial officer (CFO) told CNBC Tuesday. Crude futures stood within..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 16:14
Taggar: financial, oil

Live FX Market Analysis ? 1 May 2018 (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam previews a busy week for financial markets which includes central bank announcements, big economic releases and more US companies reporting first quarter earnings. Cr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 16:09
Taggar: analysis, announcement, bank, financial, market, report

Ripple's Enterprise Blockchain Network Adds a New Bank


"Muscat-based financial management firm BankDhofar has become the first Oman bank to join RippleNet, a global enterprise blockchain network by Ripple."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 15:01
Taggar: bank, financial

Japanese Regulator Confirms 8 Crypto Exchanges Want Out, 100 Want In


"The Japanese financial regulator has confirmed that so far eight companies have expressed the intention to withdraw their applications to operate cryptocurrency exchanges. Meanwhile, about 100 more co..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 10:18
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, rate

Japanese Regulator Pressures Exchanges to Drop Privacy Coins


"Japan?s Financial Services Agency, tasked with monitoring the country?s cryptocurrency exchanges, has quietly been pressuring platforms to delist privacy coins. Coincheck has already done so in the wa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 20:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Vive la France! Bitcoin Tax Slashed by Republic


"According to Le Monde, France?s State Council of taxation has announced a severe lowering of financial penalties on gains from cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. The agency is signaling crypto tax will..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

CFO Boost? EY Predicts Blockchain Could Change C-Suite Role


""Big four" professional services firm EY says that blockchain could transform its finance operations and redefine the role of chief financial officer."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 15:30
Taggar: finance, financial

Bank of Japan


"After a two-day discussion lasting four hours 17 minutes, members of the Bank of Japan left their settings on their QQE policy with Yield Curve Control unchanged. A -0.10% short-term Policy Rate on cu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 18:02
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

SEC Official Defends 'Balanced' ICO Oversight in Congress


"A hearing at the House financial services committee saw hostility from some reps, sympathy from others, and a "balanced approach" from the SEC."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 18:00
Taggar: financial

ETH Round-Up: Parity Unfreeze Shot Down, Casper Code Made Public, Vitalik Slams Greedy Market Sentiment


"A number of significant events have occurred pertaining to the Ethereum ecosystem in recent days. Last week, the code for the proposed first step of Ethereum?s technical transition toward the adoption..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 11:55
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

PR: Keynote Lights up New York with Security Token Conference


"With a new focus on security tokens and financial regulation, Blockchain entrepreneurs and enthusiasts are introduced to the World Blockchain Forum in New York. Early bird ticket release ends May 7th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, investment

Malta?s Cabinet Approves Cryptocurrency Bill


"The Cabinet of Malta has approved three bills related to cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. One bill in particular, the Virtual Financial Assets Bill, provides a regulatory framework for crypto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Another Crypto Exchange Ordered to Improve by Japanese Regulator


"The Japanese financial regulator has targeted another cryptocurrency exchange for improvement after an on-site inspection revealed inadequate standards. The exchange must comply and submit a written r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 15:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Facebook to Be Sued for Defamation Related to Scammy Bitcoin Ads


"In what is being referred to as a ?groundbreaking lawsuit?, United Kingdom financial guru Martin Lewis is taking aim at Facebook?s lack of vigilance with regard to fake accounts. Mr. Lewis claims his..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 17:55
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, investment

Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: Crypto Leakers, Hackers and Rappers


"Today’s collection of Bitcoin in Brief stories from across the cryptosphere showcases how bitcoin is an unstoppable force. Even if one centralized avenue can be pressured by some governments, ot..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, trading

20% of Financial Institutions Examining Starting Cryptocurrency Trading Soon


"The cryptocurrency trading market is about to receive an influx of more big banks, hedge funds and other financial institutions within the next few months to a year. A new survey shows that while most..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 19:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, market, trading

1 in 5 Financial Institutions Exploring Crypto Trading, Survey Finds


"A survey conducted by Thomson Reuters found that around 20 percent of its financial services clients are mulling trading cryptocurrencies in 2018."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 10:00
Taggar: currencies, financial, trading

Ether & Ripple Doomed As Securities According to Regulation Expert


"Former Obama administration financial regulator Gary Gensler believes cryptocurrencies such as ether and ripple appear as unregistered securities, and in current violation of the law. His comments car..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 08:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Half of the ICO Money in Russia Went to Pyramids


"Russian ICOs attracted a total of $300 million last year but half of the funds went to financial pyramids, according to the Russian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain. The organization tha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 04:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Central Bank of Iran Bans Banks from Crypto


"Iran’s central bank has issued a statement banning the country’s banks and financial institutions from dealing with cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, citing money laundering and terrorism..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 16:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, rate

The US 10 Year Yield Closes in on 3%


"The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note started the week on a tear, jumping to 2.99 percent and toying with the key 3 percent level that could trigger a reaction across global financial marke..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 15:39
Taggar: financial, market

Trading Sanctions Imposed on Tezos Co-Founder Amid FINRA Settlement


"The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), has taken action against Tezos co-founder Arthur Breitman. The Wall Street regulator has fined Mr. Breitman $20,000 USD, banning Tezos from associa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-22 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

Saxo Investment Bank is Bullish on Crypto Over Next 3 Months


"Influential investment bank Saxo released the 35 page, Q2 2018 Quarterly Outlook. In it, the bank?s newly hired Crypto Analyst, Jacob Pouncey, noted the perils of this year?s first financial quarter w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-22 03:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment

Oil prices and US Yields to dictate the pace this week


"Oil prices and the US Yields to dictate the pace this week While geopolitical tensions remain bubbling under the surface, rising oil prices and higher US yields suggest investors are likely to deal wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-22 01:44
Taggar: consumption, financial, oil, price index

Wendy McElroy: Here, There Is No State


"The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 3: Decentralization Chapter 7, Part 2. Here, there is no State. The core innovation of cryptocurrency is decentralization?the diffus..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-21 17:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

Smart Contract Pioneer Nick Szabo: Don't Ditch Decentralization


"One of the few cypherpunks in a room full dominated by financial services, Szabo urged blockchain developers not to forget about decentralization."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 22:30
Taggar: financial

Fed Speakers and Earnings in Focus


"Markets Steady After Strong Start to Earnings Season Financial markets appear to have lost some of their spark in recent days, with a flat session on Wednesday being followed by similar trading in Eur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 12:57
Taggar: financial, market, point, trading

Researchers Chart BTC holding Periods Called ?Hodl Waves?


"This week Dhruv Bansal the co-founder of Unchained Capital, a cryptocurrency based financial services lending firm released a research study called ?Bitcoin Data Science: Hodl Waves? part one. Bansal..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 11:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, share

Bank of Japan Turns Back on State-Issued Cryptocurrency


"The Bank of Japan has become the latest government financial institution to recognize the risks of state-issued cryptocurrencies. According to its Deputy Governor Masayoshi Amamiya, a national digital..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 20:22
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Korean Exchange Bithumb Has Reserves Worth $6 Billion in 12 Cryptocurrencies


"One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, has published its first audit report, detailing its financial performance as well as crypto reserves worth approximately $6 billio..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 14:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

Card Operator Discover Joins Blockchain Trade Group


"Discover Financial Services has joined the Chamber of Digital Commerce to assist the group's mission of blockchain education and advocacy. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 15:45
Taggar: financial

Cryptocurrency Exchange Kraken Withdraws from Japanese Market


"Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is suspending all of its services to Japanese residents. The exchange has been allowed to operate in Japan while its application with the country’s financial regul..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 15:03
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, rate

Risk Appetite Improves Ahead of Earnings Reports


"Earnings Provide Distraction From Geopolitical Risk With geopolitical concerns appearing to ease in recent days, risk appetite is gradually returning to financial markets with US indices poised to ope..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 13:23
Taggar: financial, market

Economists Explore Bitcoin's 'Equilibrium Price' in New Paper


"Two economists have developed a model for pricing bitcoin and other assets in decentralized financial networks."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 08:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Japanese Official: No Plans For Central Bank Cryptocurrency


"The Bank of Japan said it has no plan to issue a central bank digital currency due to concerns over financial stability. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 07:00
Taggar: bank, currency, financial

Coinbase Has a New Chief Financial Officer


"Oz Management Chief Financial Officer Alesia Haas is Coinbase's new CFO effective Tuesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 00:15
Taggar: financial

Bitflyer Contests Reports of Insufficient Customer Verification Process


"Japan’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Bitflyer has contested media reports that the Japanese financial regulator has deemed its user verification process to be insufficient. Nonetheless, the e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-15 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

NYDFS Superintendent Was Wrong ? Bitlicense Severely Damaged Bitcoin Businesses


"This week the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) Superintendent, Maria Vullo, discussed the controversial state Bitlicense, a set of regulations aimed at monitoring and regulating..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-14 04:28
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space


"Yahoo! Japan has confirmed that it is entering the crypto space by acquiring a stake in a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange that is already licensed by the country’s financial regulator. The comp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 20:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Blockchain Motor Insurance Trial Moves Ahead in Hong Kong


"A financial industry self-regulator in Hong Kong is developing a blockchain powered platform for the city's motor insurance sector. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 13:00
Taggar: financial

Nine Japanese Crypto Exchanges Have Suspended Operations So Far


"A total of nine cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan have suspended their operations so far. This includes the latest two, one of which was sanctioned by the Japanese financial regulator on Wednesday whi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 12:13
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Banking Giant SBI Subsidiary Joins R3 Blockchain Consortium


"SBI Bank LLC, a commercial bank owned by Japanese financial giant SBI Holdings, is joining blockchain banking consortium R3."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 11:00
Taggar: bank, financial

Beyond Banking: R3 Is Expanding Its Vision for Global Blockchain


"R3 is now proposing that its DLT platform, known as Corda, could link together a wide range of businesses, not just financial ones, across the globe."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 10:00
Taggar: financial

The Challenge of Conforming Crypto to the Language of Regulation ? or Vice Versa


"An often overlooked hurdle in the formulation of legislative apparatus for cryptocurrency is the challenge of adapting cryptocurrency to the classifications and language of financial regulations. Also..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 05:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

US Stocks Rebound on Syria Optimism


"Growth stocks including technology, financial and industrial stocks led gains on the main U.S. indexes. Boeing (BA.N) rose 1.53 percent and was the biggest boost to the Dow, while Microsoft (MSFT.O) a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 17:12
Taggar: financial

Bank of Korea Leaves Policy Rate Unchanged


"After its monthly policy review, South Korean central bank policy board released at statement that leads with a discussion of geopolitical risks. The global financial markets have shown high levels of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 16:36
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Markets Pare Losses After Trump?s Syria Tweets


"Caution Remains Even as Initial Concern Passes Financial markets have settled down again on Thursday following another flare up a day earlier when US President Donald Trump threatened retaliation agai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 13:06
Taggar: financial, market

Research Paper Declares Bitcoin Compliant With Shariah Law


"Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are intriguing because they are very different from the traditional financial systems we use today. One particular subject people have pondered is whether or not bitcoin c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 10:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

BitFlyer Exchange Toughens User Verification Amid Watchdog Scrutiny


"Japanese cryptocurrency exchange BitFlyer says it will revise its know-your-customer procedures after criticism from a financial regulator."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 10:00
Taggar: currency, financial

FSA Study Reveals 3.5 Million Cryptocurrency Traders in Japan


"The Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) has been investigating a variety of cryptocurrency trading platforms to make sure they are following Japan?s digital currency regulatory policy. Just recen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trade, currency trading, financial, report, trading

Japan Revises Registration Rules for Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The Japanese financial regulator has revised its rules and procedures for registering cryptocurrency exchanges following the hack of Coincheck and the inspections that revealed many inadequate securit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 17:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Live FX Market Analysis ? 10 April 2018 (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam provides an overview of the key political stories shaking financial markets right now and previews the week’s upcoming events including the release of the Feder..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 16:09
Taggar: analysis, financial, market

3.5 Million Traders: Japan Releases Domestic Cryptocurrency Statistics


"Japan's Financial Services Agency has published domestic cryptocurrency trading statistics for the first time."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 09:00
Taggar: currency, currency trading, financial, trading

Singapore Plans Blockchain Push to Boost Financial Inclusion


"The Singapore government is looking to boost blockchain development in an effort to improve financial inclusion across Southeast Asian countries. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 13:00
Taggar: financial

PR: Decentralized Mobile Game Platform BGX Launches ICO


"One of the most anticipated token crowdsales is coming this May. BGX - a multi-functional financial platform that will bring the entire economy of mobile games into the age of decentralized effectiven..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, economy, financial, market, rate

Swiss Regulations Are Driving ICOs Away


"Ever since ICO mania exploded in early 2017, Switzerland has served as Europe?s de facto crowdsale launchpad. Financial authorities have welcomed crypto startups, and the likes of Tezos, Mysterium, an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 09:25
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

Japanese Regulator Suspends Two Crypto Exchanges Over KYC Failings


"Japan's financial regulator has ordered two cryptocurrency exchanges to halt operations for two months due to insufficient KYC procedures."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 08:00
Taggar: currency, financial

Coindcx Launches Indian Crypto-to-Crypto Exchange Amid Regulations


"This week the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the country?s central bank, has banned banks from dealing with cryptocurrency businesses. Indian financial institutions have three months to cease doing busi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-08 07:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

England: Unauthorized Crypto Futures and ICOs are Criminal Offences


"In a statement released 6 April 2018, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) of England attempted to clarify its jurisdiction in the ever-booming cryptocurrency industry. While acknowledging cryptos ar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-07 10:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Two Crypto Exchanges Suspended by Japan?s Financial Regulator


"The Financial Services Authority of Japan has imposed penalties on three cryptocurrency exchanges following inspections of trading platforms in the country. Two of them have been ordered to suspend op..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-07 09:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

India's Exchanges Want to Challenge Central Bank's Crypto Crackdown


"India's cryptocurrency exchanges plan to fight back against the Reserve Bank's decision to cut them off from financial services."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 19:35
Taggar: bank, currency, financial

UK Finance Watchdog Issues Warning on Crypto Derivatives


"The Financial Conduct Authority has warned that firms offering services around crypto derivatives and ICOs "likely" need to be authorized."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 15:10
Taggar: financial

Danske Bank Bans Investments in Cryptocurrency-Related Instruments


"Leading Danish bank, Danske Bank, has published a document announcing that the company does not wish to ?support the investment environment surrounding cryptocurrencies.? Danske bank will ?phase out t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 05:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment

South Korea Orders 12 Crypto Exchanges to Revise Consumer Contracts


"South Korea?s financial watchdog today ordered a dozen cryptocurrency exchanges to update their adhesion contracts, which the agency claims causes problems for users in withdrawals, and generally puts..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 13:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Russia's Central Bank Mulls Ethereum System for Pan-Eurasian Payments


"The Central Bank of Russia may use its ethereum-based Masterchain software to communicate financial messaging across the Eurasian Economic Union."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 11:00
Taggar: bank, financial

Monex Shares Jump Following News of Coincheck Acquisition


"Monex Group, a Tokyo-based financial services group, is considering buying Coincheck. Shares in Monex jumped 23% off news that the retail investor was eyeing the Japanese exchange that was notoriously..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 16:26
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market, share, shares

Many Brits Confuse Cryptocurrency with Something Else


"According to a new poll, many British people have little or no idea what cryptocurrency really is. Terms like ?blockchain? sound familiar, but often in completely different contexts. The authors of th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-01 11:56
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Japanese Crypto Exchange GMO Vows to Improve After Regulator Orders Upgrades


"The cryptocurrency exchange subsidiary of the Japanese internet giant GMO has detailed its plans to improve its operations. GMO Coin has submitted a business improvement report to the country’s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 13:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Gazprombank to Try Crypto Deals in Switzerland


"Gazprombank, one of Russia?s largest financial institutions, is planning to perform some cryptocurrency deals by the end of the year. According to one of its top managers, the bank is responding to de..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 01:18
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

UK Financial Watchdog Warns Over Unregistered Crypto Brokerage


"The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority has warned investors over an unregistered brokerage that appears to be offering crypto-related derivatives."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 15:00
Taggar: financial

Massachusetts Censures Five ICO Crypto Startups in a Single Day


"Crowdfunding in the United States is a most dangerous game. Massachusetts brought no fewer than five acts of censure on the same day this week. Censure is a formal legal settlement entered into, in th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Five Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Japan Throw in the Towel


"Five cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan are closing after their operators reportedly withdrew their applications with the Japanese financial regulator to operate crypto exchanges. They are in the proce..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 00:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate, report

Blockchain Tops 2017 Fintech Enquiries, Says Swiss Finance Regulator


"Enquiries around blockchain, cryptocurrency and ICOs in Switzerland have increased significantly, according the country's financial regulator, FINMA."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 12:00
Taggar: currency, financial

GBP/USD ? Pound Dips as US Dollar Shows Broad Gains


"The British pound has headed lower in the Tuesday session, erasing most of the gains seen on Monday. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.4162, down 0.48% on the day. In the UK, the Financ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 17:50
Taggar: consumer confidence, financial, pound, trading

US Opens Door to Negotiation With China


"The Trump administration is urging China to lower tariffs on cars and open its market to U.S. financial services as part of talks to resolve a rise in trade tensions that has shaken global markets, ac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 14:54
Taggar: financial, market

US Futures Higher After Strong Start in Europe


"Investors Buoyed By Softening Trade Stance There are a lot of risks that financial markets have shrugged off over the last couple of years, to the amazement at times of investors, but the prospect of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 13:16
Taggar: financial, market

Crypto Startup Circle Hires a Square Vet as CFO to Aid Expansion


"Circle has hired Naeem Ishaq as its new chief financial officer, treasurer and executive vice president of risk as the startup expands globally. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 22:10
Taggar: financial

US Stocks Rise as Trade Anxiety Wanes


"U.S. stocks rose across the board on Monday as fears about a trade war between the United States and China eased following reports that the two countries were willing to negotiate tariffs and trade im..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 18:00
Taggar: financial, report

Alibaba Payment Affiliate Rules Out ICO Fundraising


"Ant Financial Services Group, Alibaba's payment affiliate and operator of AliPay, has taken a critical stance over initial coin offerings."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 12:00
Taggar: financial

UK Government Minister Calls for 'Proportionate' Crypto Rules


"John Glen, the U.K. minister who oversees the financial sector, says regulation could lead to "a stable, flourishing" crypto exchange in London."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 04:30
Taggar: financial

P2P Market Paxful?s Reaches $40 Million in Monthly Bitcoin Volume in Africa


"With an estimated population of hundreds of millions of unbanked and underbanked people, Africa is a prime location for game changing financial technologies like bitcoin to take hold. A new report sho..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 01:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, market, report, trading

Toronto Stock Exchange Operator Launches Crypto Brokerage


"TMX Group, the operator of the Toronto Stock Exchange, has announced it?s launching a cryptocurrency brokerage platform. The service will be offered through its Shorcan Digital Currency Network subsid..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-25 02:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

US Government Watchdog: Regulations Are Hobbling DLT Innovation


"The U.S. Government Accountability Office said cumbersome U.S. financial regulations are inhibiting innovation by distributed ledger tech startups. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 20:00
Taggar: financial

Binance Warned by Japan?s FSA, Criticizes Reporters


"The Nikkei Asian Review has reported that Japan?s financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), has warned leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance that it will face criminal charges if it..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 19:03
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Study: 70% of Crypto Exchanges Allow Weak Passwords


"Over 70 percent of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges allow users to create accounts with weak passwords, a new study reveals. This leaves them exposed to financial theft due to unsafe password prac..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

20% of University Students Use Financial Aid to Buy Cryptocurrency


"During March 16th through till March 20th of this year, The Student Loan Report teamed with Pollfish to survey 1,000 current university students with related loan debt, asking one question: Have you e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 12:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

Japan Warns Binance Exchange Over Licensing


"The Japanese financial regulator has issued a warning to Binance over its operation legitimacy in Japan."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 05:00
Taggar: financial

PR: Roger Ver, Founder of Bitcoin.com, and COO, Mate Tokay, Join MoneyToken Advisory Board ? Bringing Benefits to the BCH Community


"MoneyToken Financial Services welcomes the CEO and COO of Bitcoin.com onto the MoneyToken advisory board. MoneyToken.Com is a blockchain-based financial services platform founded by US and UK FinTech..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 18:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, gold

Trade War Fear Takes Center Stage


"While Fed Chairman Jay Powell downplayed the risk to growth from trade restraints at least insofar as any influence on U.S. monetary policy is concerned, global financial markets are taking the danger..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 16:47
Taggar: financial, market

Binance CEO Refutes Financial Watchdog Warning Reports


"Binance's CEO has hit back at reports that the exchange is to receive a warning from a financial regulator over its lack of registration in Japan."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 14:55
Taggar: financial, report

South Korean Financial Watchdog Touts Blockchain in Fintech Plans


"South Korea's Financial Services Commission plans to encoureage businesses to use blockchain tech in new payment systems and more."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 11:00
Taggar: financial

Maryland Bills Call for Study, Possible Regulation of Blockchain


"Maryland's proposed Financial Consumer Protection Act would represent the U.S. state's first regulatory pronouncements on cryptocurrency since 2014."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 22:00
Taggar: currency, financial

Bill ?On Digital Assets? Filed in the Duma, Disagreements Resolved


"The draft-law ?On digital financial assets? aimed at regulating crypto-related matters in Russia has been officially filed in the State Duma on Tuesday. Disagreements between the Central Bank and the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 17:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, finance, financial

Coinbase Reveals Partnership With Barclays Bank


"Coinbase has revealed that it has obtained a bank account with major U.K-based multinational financial services company, Barclays. The partnership comprises the first agreement reached between a leadi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 16:03
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

G20 Watchdog Says Cryptos Not a Risk, Resists Calls for New Rules


"The Financial Stability Board, G20?s global watchdog, does not consider cryptocurrencies a risk to financial stability. In a letter to the Group of 20 central bankers and finance ministers, its Chair..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 14:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

Carney On Eve of G20: Cryptos Don't Pose Risks to Financial Stability


"A group of central bank regulators and government ministers said Sunday that cryptocurrencies don't pose a risk to global financial stability."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 05:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial

Consumer Complaints Rise 669% After Crypto Prices Decline


"Just recently a consumer research group called Valuepenguin did an analysis on complaints filed with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) between June 1, 2017 and March 1, 2018. According t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-17 20:30
Taggar: analysis, bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

US Economic Report Dedicates a Whole Chapter on Cryptocurrencies


"The ?2018 Economic Report for the President? has recently been published with a whole chapter dedicated to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, ethereum, and the future of blockchain regulation. Also Read:..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-17 09:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, report

Korean Regulator Warns Kakao?s ICO Abroad Could Violate Crypto Regulations


"Responding to media reports that South Korean internet giant Kakao plans to raise funds using an initial coin offering (ICO) abroad, the country’s financial regulator reportedly warned that the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 23:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

Ukraine to Legalize Crypto Mining as Economic Activity


"The government in Kiev has taken concrete steps to legalize cryptocurrency mining. Ukraine?s Minister of Economy has ordered several ministries, agencies, and the National Bank to prepare the document..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 22:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, economy, financial

Since Embracing Bitcoin, Robinhood App Value Jumps to $5.6 Billion


"In just three years, Robinhood Financial LLC has exploded. It gained traction as a free stock trading smartphone application (app). At the start of this year, they announced incorporation of bitcoin a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 20:35
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

France Warns of 15 Unauthorized Cryptocurrency Investment Platforms


"The French financial regulator has issued a warning and published a list of 15 unauthorized cryptocurrency exchange and investment platforms. These companies keep marketing to the French public despit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, market

Peter Thiel Is Long on Bitcoin, a ?Deeply Contrarian Investment?


"Paypal. Facebook. Linkedin. Yelp. Those are just a few of the companies billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel had an early financial hand in helping bloom. His fiscal judgement is often sought, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, investment, paypal

BoE Warns About Material Risks of Brexit


"The Bank of England warned that regulatory authorities and politicians in both the UK and the European Union are not doing enough to prevent the ?material risks? of disruption presented by Brexit that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 15:48
Taggar: bank, financial

South Korea Planning to Formally Allow ICOs


"Regional news sources report South Korea?s financial authorities are working on legislation to formally allow initial coin offerings (ICOs) in an effort to appear more welcoming to the larger financia..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 14:35
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, report

PR: Financial Platform trade.io ? The Thought Leader, the Leak, & the Community-Led Wealth Sharer


"To be recognized as a thought leader requires a certain level of respect and charisma in your respective field. Being a thought leader can make a significant and positive difference to your business..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, share

Financial Professionals Bet On Rising Cryptos, UK Report


"New survey among financial professionals in Britain shows that more than half of those who have invested in cryptocurrencies, plan to buy more coins this year. Despite recent market volatility, only 8..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 07:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, report

Congressional Hearings: We Must Distinguish Digital Commodities From ICOs


"On March 14, 2018, the House Financial Committee held a hearing entitled ?Examining the Cryptocurrencies and ICO Markets.? This was the first hearing in which members of the U.S. Congress, specific..."

Coinbase Granted E-Money License by UK?s Financial Conduct Authority


"Coinbase appears poised to increase its global market share for licensed cryptocurrency exchanges. It recently hired a mergers and acquisitions veteran who handled more than 40 deals for Linkedin, sig..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, share

Op Ed: FinCEN Policy Positions Offer Murky Guidance for ICOs


"The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) appears to be taking steps to eliminate some of the ambiguity surrounding the status of ICOs as money services businesses (MSBs). On March 6, 2018..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 18:29
Taggar: analysis, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, point, rate, report, share

Google to Ban ICO, Cryptocurrency Ads in June


"Google has said it will change its financial product policy in June to effectively ban advertisements related to cryptocurrency and ICOs."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 09:46
Taggar: currency, financial

Coinbase Receives E-Money License from UK Financial Regulator


"Coinbase has announced it has been granted an e-money license from the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 07:30
Taggar: financial

Bitcoin Classes Are All the Rage for University Students in Chicago


"Hosting the CME, the Cboe and many investment funds, Chicago is an American and global financial trading powerhouse. As such it should come as no surprise that students in the region are clamoring to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, economy, financial, financial trading, investment, trading

New York Legislator Proposes BitLicense Alternative for Cryptocurrency Users


"New York State Assembly legislator Ron Kim (D-40) has unveiled a bill that intends to protect cryptocurrency investors and ease the bureaucratic burden on crypto-related businesses. It?s the first..."

Central Bank Digital Currencies Could Fuel Bank Runs, BIS Says


"A central bank-issued digital currency could fuel faster bank runs during periods of financial stability, the BIS said Monday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 23:06
Taggar: bank, currency, financial

Dutch Finance Minister Advises Government on Cryptocurrency


"In a six-page letter to the Dutch senate and house, Finance Minister Wopke Hoekstra has outlined his concerns over the rapid and dramatic growth in cryptocurrencies.Hoekstra emphasized that there h..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 20:07
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, market, point, rate

Excessive Crypto Regulation Not Optimal, EU Banking Authority Says


"The Chairman of the European Banking Authority has spoken against excessive regulation of the crypto sector, warning it might constrain financial innovation. Outlining EBA?s position in regards to the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-11 17:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Belgium Warns of 19 Cryptocurrency Trading Platforms Showing Signs of Fraud


"The Belgian financial authority has published a list of 19 cryptocurrency trading platforms that it had received complaints about. The regulator says these platforms show signs of fraud. Also read: Ja..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-10 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, financial, market, trading

Week in Review: ?Defining? Moments in Cryptocurrencies


"While Japan has been cracking down more on cryptocurrency exchanges recently, we see the state of Wyoming opening things up to make the state more attractive to the technology. At the same time, th..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-10 16:01
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, market, rate, spread

OANDA Weekly Podcast With Jazz FM


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam joins Jazz FM’s Jonny Hart to discuss the key events that have moved financial markets over the past week. This week’s talking points include the It..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 21:56
Taggar: announcement, financial, market, point

Coincheck to Start Compensating Hack Victims and Resume Operations Next Week


"Hacked Japanese exchange Coincheck is getting ready to start compensating its customers next week as it plans to resume operations. The exchange has been slapped with two business improvement orders s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 19:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Despite Strong Number of Jobs But Wages Dissapoint


"The U.S. economy enjoyed the biggest hiring spree since mid-2016 in February as workers streamed in from the sidelines of the labor force, but inflation pressures remained muted amid signs the pay gai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 16:56
Taggar: economy, financial, inflation, market

Fed?s Evans Still Concerns About Low US Inflation


"Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans told CNBC on Friday he’s still nervous about continued low inflation and would prefer to “wait a little longer” than the March meeting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 16:37
Taggar: bank, financial, inflation, market, rate

US Congress to Discuss ICOs in Hearing Next Week


"A subcommittee of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee is set to hold a hearing next week on cryptocurrencies and ICOs."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 23:36
Taggar: currencies, financial

Japan Punishes Seven Cryptocurrency Exchanges, Suspending Two


"The Japanese financial regulator has punished seven cryptocurrency exchanges in the country, suspending the operation of two of them. ?The agency fears another Coincheck-style hack,? it stated after r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 21:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Japan's FSA Announces Suspension of Two Crypto Exchanges


"Japan's Financial Services Agency is halting the operation of two domestic crypto exchanges while requiring six exchanges to report improvement plans."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 05:45
Taggar: financial, report

Ex-Trump Chief Strategist Bannon: Cryptocurrencies Make Central Banks Redundant


"Bitcoin has always been considered by its staunch supporters a tool to bring about personal financial freedom from government control and censorship as well as taxation via inflation. As such, most po..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 00:36
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, inflation, rate

PR: Betex Blockchain P2P Binary Options Platform Launches the Main Token Sale


"Betex, the blockchain peer-to-peer binary options platform has launched its main ICO campaign on March, 1st, after successful completion of the two preliminary rounds. Betex is bringing transparency a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, profit, trading

Report: Japanese Regulator Could Suspend Some Crypto Exchanges


"Nikkei reports that Japan's Financial Services Agency will hit some cryptocurrency exchanges with penalties and suspend others for poor practices."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 18:15
Taggar: currency, financial, report

How the Marshall Islands Sovereign Cryptocurrency Came About


"The cryptocurrency community is full of entrepreneurial people who think they can change the world. From challenging financial and tech giants to attempting to establish sovereign micro-nations, nothi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

Coinbase to Launch its First Crypto Index Fund


"Popular US cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced today the launch of its first ever index fund. Global Digital Asset Exchange (GDAX), which is owned by the San Francisco-based retail exchange, wi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Are Commodities, Federal Court Rules


"Courts, financial regulators, legislators and governments around the world are struggling to fit bitcoin into their existing frameworks. Different legal definitions for the disruptive innovation that..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 01:26
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Japan?s SBI Holdings Claims 40% Stake in Hardware Wallet Company


"This week the Japanese financial services management group SBI Holdings has announced that it has acquired 40 percent of the Taiwanese digital currency hardware wallet startup Coolbitx. Over the past..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 20:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

Live FX Market Analysis ? 6 March 2018 (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about the most notable events moving financial markets this week including Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs, Italian election, German coalition deal and No..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 17:10
Taggar: financial, market

UK PM Tries to Reduce Bank?s Brexit Anxiety


"British Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to ease bankers’ concerns after she torpedoed one of their biggest demands for Brexit during a speech on the country’s future relationship with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-05 19:37
Taggar: bank, financial

SBI Bank's Venture Arm Invests In Crypto Wallet Creator


"SBI Holdings, the financial services arm of the SBI Group, has bought a 40 percent stake in cryptocurrency hardware wallet maker CoolBitX."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-05 17:05
Taggar: currency, financial

PR: Rate3 Wants to Empower a Truly Global Payment and E-Commerce Network by Making It Fair, Transparent and Cheap


"SINGAPORE - Rate3 aims to create a new global e-commerce ecosystem that ties consumers, merchants, suppliers and other intermediaries together with a native cryptocurrency that facilitates all transac..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-04 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, financial, rate

Liechtenstein Bank Offers Account Holders Direct Crypto Investments


"This week the private bank headquartered in the Principality of Liechtenstein, Bank Frick, announced its customers will now have the ability to directly invest in cryptocurrencies. According to the fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 15:36
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, investment

OANDA Weekly Podcast With Jazz FM


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Jazz FM’s Jonny Hart discuss the stories moving financial markets this week. These include Craig’s market moment of the week – Trump’s new..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 13:51
Taggar: financial, market

Talking About Decentralization Is Easy ? Achieving It Is Hard


"Browsing the latest cryptocurrency projects, it would be easy to conclude that decentralization is a panacea; a cure for humanity?s financial woes. It must be, surely, given that it?s a key tenet of e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 11:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, point

Dutch Bank That Once Called Bitcoin ?High Risk? Considers Building Crypto-Wallet


"A Dutch multinational financial provider, Rabobank has announced the possible introduction of a ?cryptocurrency wallet? tethered to the company?s banking services. The news follows the bank’s re..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 02:59
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

EU Losing Patiencen ? Urges Global Crypto Regulation


"Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, Valdis Dombrovskis of the European Union (EU), is urging a broader regulatory regime upon cryptocurrencies, and is t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 00:57
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market

Ukraine?s Financial Watchdog Clarifies Stance on Cryptos


"The State Financial Monitoring Service of Ukraine has published its official position on crypto matters. While offering some borrowed definitions of terms like virtual currency and mining, the agency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 19:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Over 100 Firms Seek Licenses to Operate Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Japan


"There are over 100 companies reportedly waiting for the Japanese Financial Services Agency to approve their registrations to operate cryptocurrency exchanges. While only 16 exchanges are fully license..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate, report

Nigeria's Central Bank Again Warns on Crypto Investments


"The Central Bank of Nigeria has issued another warning to residents and financial institutions over the risk of cryptocurrency investments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 18:10
Taggar: bank, currency, financial, investment

Swoon of Stocks Continues Amid More Released Data and Ahead of Round 2 of the Powell Testimony


"The newly minted Fed Chairman Jerome Powell will reprise his congressional Humphrey-Hawkins testimony at 10:00 EST, this time before the Senate Banking Committee. In the past two sessions since he tes..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 17:01
Taggar: bank, financial

Will Powell Deliver Another Blow to US Markets?


"Hawkish Powell Weighing on Stocks US equity markets are expected to open in the red on Thursday, as traders await the second appearance of the week from new Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and a s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 15:19
Taggar: bull, financial, market

Known Unknowns


"When you think about the number of meaningful changes with imprecise consequences, it’s no wonder that world financial markets are more volatile in 2018 and why investors remain very jittery. Fo..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 00:46
Taggar: financial, market

Porsche and XAIN Testing IoT, AI, Blockchain Technology Solutions for Smart Cars


"Porsche is currently testing in-car blockchain applications. The company announced that it will be the the first major carmaker to implement and successfully test blockchain technology in a car.?We..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 17:03
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, leverage, manufacture, rate

Digital Currency Group Welcomes Bitcoin-Friendly Bank to the ?DCG Family?


"This week the ‘bitcoin-friendly’ financial institution Silvergate Bank sold 9.5 million shares that raised a sum of $114Mn USD during the common stock sale. Some of the capital injection w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 17:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, share, shares

As Rate Expectations Rise, Markets Take a Tumble


"US Futures Pare Gains as Powell Speech Triggers Another Dip in Stocks US futures are trading slightly in the green on Wednesday, paring losses incurred on Tuesday following the hawkish testimony of ne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 15:17
Taggar: financial, trading

35 Countries, EU and FATF Agree to Revise Global Cryptocurrency Standards


"Thirty-five countries and the European Commission have asked the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), responsible for setting global anti-money laundering (AML) policies, to revise its standards relati..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 03:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial

Op Ed: Why Millennials Migrate to Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency in Droves


"Millennials welcome new industry dynamics, but they have their own motivations for supporting the ascendancy of open-source, decentralized blockchains, many of which are unique to trends common for..."

Powell Testimony


"By law, the Federal Reserve Chair is required to testify before congressional committees (House Financial Services and Senate Banking) twice a year on the economy, monetary policy and anything else le..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 22:06
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

Las Vegas Strippers Accept Bitcoin via QR Tattoos


"There has been a lot of talk recently about the missing representation of women in the male-dominated cryptocurrency ecosystem. While Las Vegas strippers are not the representation some hoped for, the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 20:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Justice Dept Looks to Develop ?Cryptocurrency Strategy?


"Over the past few months, the U.S. government and its special agencies have been ramping up their efforts to try to regulate bitcoin and digital currencies. This week the Justice Department?s Deputy A..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate

Powell Sees Gradual Rate Hikes Amid Strong U.S. Growth Outlook


"Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank can continue gradually raising interest rates as the outlook for growth remains strong, and the recent bout of financial volatility shouldn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 16:03
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, rate

Japan's Finance Watchdog Eyeing ICO Regulation, Says Report


"Japan's financial regulator is reportedly mulling the creation of a regulatory framework for firms raising funds through initial coin offerings."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 15:40
Taggar: financial, report

Bitwala Launching Full-Fledged Crypto-Friendly Banking Service with Debit Card


"Bitwala has announced that it is launching a new banking service with real debit cards. Its application with the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority of Germany (Bafin) is pending. Once approved, c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 15:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, visa

Powell Faces New Risks as Fed Chair


"Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell?s embrace of his predecessor?s gradual approach to tightening monetary policy is about to be tested.Since Powell accepted President Donald Trump?s nomination alm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 14:32
Taggar: financial, market

Traders Cautious Ahead of Powell Testimony


"Powell Appearance Eyed For Interest Rate Clues US futures are slightly in the red ahead of the open on Tuesday as traders adopt a cautious approach ahead of Jerome Powell?s first appearance as Chairma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 13:44
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Will Dollar Rally or Fade on Fed Powell?s Comments?


"Tuesday February 27: Five things the markets are talking about New Fed Chair Jerome Powell makes his first public appearance as the central bank?s new leader today. He starts with the release of his p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 12:13
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Hawks 1 Doves 0


"Hawks 1 Doves 0 Jay Powell testified before the U.S. House of Representatives? Financial Services Committee stressing the Fed needs a policy anchor grounded in continuity. Indeed, the tone of Chair Po..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 01:53
Taggar: financial

Circle Leaps Into Exchange Business With Poloniex Acquisition


"Circle, a mobile payment app company backed by Goldman Sachs, has announced it is buying U.S.-regulated cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex Inc. ? a move that will transform Boston-based Circle into o..."

Op Ed: What Do We Mean When We Talk About the "Blockchain Ecosystem??


"Ethereum has just announced its Ethereum Community Fund (ECF) grant program, an initiative launched by a collection of major players in the Ethereum world that is designed to accelerate the develop..."

European Commission Urges Nations to Embrace Blockchain Tech but Address Risks


"Following remarks made by Valdis Dombrovskis, vice president of the European Commission (EC), after a roundtable on cryptocurrencies, it appears that the European Union (EU) is prepared to take ste..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 19:36
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, market, point

Global AML Watchdog to Step Up Crypto Money Laundering Scrutiny


"The international Financial Action Task Force has said it will step up its efforts in monitoring the use of cryptocurrencies in money laundering."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 15:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

People Who Don?t Understand Cryptocurrency Should Probably Stop Writing About It


"It?s only February, but the award for most inaccurate cryptocurrency article of the year is already in the bag. The Financial Post, which bills itself as ?Canada’s most trusted source of financi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, financial news, rate

Thai Bank Terminates Account of Local Cryptocurrency Exchange


"A major bank in Thailand has reportedly terminated the bank account of a local cryptocurrency exchange, following an announcement by the central bank prohibiting financial institutions from five crypt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 21:30
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

Korea Investigates 20 Public Companies for Using Crypto Claims to Boost Share Prices


"The South Korean financial authorities are investigating 20 publicly listed companies for unfairly using cryptocurrency claims to boost their share prices. Crypto-related companies do not always follo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, share

Bank of America Acknowledges the Threat Posed by Cryptocurrency


"For all the inroads that bitcoin has made on the current financial system, it has yet to threaten their ascendancy. The CEOs of Paypal, Visa, and other legacy payment systems may have been monitoring..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 08:32
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, paypal, report, visa

OANDA Weekly Podcast With Jazz FM


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Jazz FM’s Jonny Hart discuss the week’s notable events in financial markets including a new first for cryptocurrencies and three major central banks p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 22:22
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, financial, inflation, loonie, market, rate

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Faces Pivotal Support as Bulls Exhaust Buying Pressure


"After seeing a rally to the $11,000s, bitcoin has managed to pull back to the $9,000 range and has left many bullish investors confused. The initial bullish rally seemed promising as it broke the m..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 00:26
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, spread, trading

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews in South Korea, Israel, Ukraine, and Hungary. Fed Chairman Powell’s initial semi-annual Humphrey Hawkins testimony (Wednesday before the House Financial Se..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 15:47
Taggar: bank, financial

PR: US Fintech Expert From Prudential Financial Launches Cryptocurrency ? Backed Lending Startup Money Token


"Alex Rass, blockchain expert and enthusiast with a history of Fintech experience gained at Prudential Financial, Bloomberg and Goldman Sachs has launched a blockchain based financial services ecosyste..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, gold

Report: Mutual Funds Could Save Billions With Blockchain


"Shifting to a distributed, blockchain-based infrastructure could bring huge financial benefits to the asset management industry, research indicates."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 07:00
Taggar: financial

Spokesperson Confirms Bitfinex Is Client of ING


"Major Dutch financial services company, ING, has confirmed that Bitfinex holds an account with the company in the Netherlands. The bank issued a statement regarding its relationship with Bitfinex afte..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 21:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

Merkel Wants Overhaul of EU Finances After Brexit


"Brexit offers the European Union an opportunity for a broad rethink of its financial set-up, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday before an EU summit that will tackle the bloc?s future bud..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 17:12
Taggar: financial

Government of Spain Considers Blockchain-Friendly Regulations


"The government of Spain is preparing blockchain-friendly legislation including possible tax breaks to attract companies in the emerging blockchain technology sector, Bloomberg Politics reports.?We..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 16:38
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, economy, financial, investment, market, report, share, shares

Russian Authorities Criticized over Proposed Crypto Regulation


"Criticism aimed at authorities and the new legislation on ?digital financial assets? is mounting in Russia. Local officials have rebuked lawmakers in the capital over slow progress, warning that the c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 10:05
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

German Regulator Pledges 'Precise' Oversight of ICOs


"Germany's top financial regulator has issued a letter of advice in an attempt to clarify some of the regulatory uncertainties around ICOs."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 09:00
Taggar: financial

Korean Regulator Tips Cryptocurrency Prospects Back Toward ?Normalization?


"On February 20, 2018, investors saw signs of yet another directional shift in South Korea?s regulatory stance on cryptocurrencies. According to Reuters, Choe Heung-sik, the governor of South Korea?..."

Bafin Clarifies Stance on ICOs as More Germans Ask About Tokens


"Germany?s financial regulator has clarified its position on initial coin offerings. Bafin admitted it was receiving many inquiries about the status of tokens and cryptocurrencies distributed to invest..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currencies, financial

How South Korean Government Prevents Officials from Insider Crypto Trading


"South Korea currently has no law against government officials insider trading with the knowledge of cryptocurrency regulations. The case against an employee of the country’s Financial Supervisor..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

Bangladesh Authorities on ?Hunt? for Bitcoin Traders


"Bangladesh – one of the few countries presently attempting to enforce a ban on cryptocurrency trading and use – has announced that several major state institutions will begin ramping up ef..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 23:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, trading

South Korea to Support 'Normal' Crypto Trading, Says Finance Watchdog


"South Korea's Financial Supervisory Service has reportedly said that the government will support "normal" cryptocurrency trading transactions."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 14:10
Taggar: currency, currency trading, financial, report, trading

Cryptocurrency Regulator Found Dead at His Home in South Korea


"South Korea has been a leading market for bitcoin over the last year or so in terms of adoption, trading volumes, and regulatory response. Now one of the top figures in the government associated with..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 11:28
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, trading

South Korea Supports ?Normal? Cryptocurrency Transactions


"The director of the South Korean Financial Supervisory Service has announced that the government will support “normal” transactions of cryptocurrencies. Acknowledging that most crypto exch..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 00:04
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Tests Pivotal Resistance Levels Following Strong Rally


"After a strong rally from the $6,000s, bitcoin ultimately saw a near 100% growth in market value as it now sits atop its rally in the low $11,000s. Currently, the market is testing well-known, stro..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 22:20
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, trading

Bitcoiner Faces Charges After Selling BTC to an Undercover Cop


"On February 9, 2018, officials from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the investigative arm of the Department of Homeland Security, arrested Morgan Rockcoons (aka ?Morgan Rockwell? or..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 22:04
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, manufacture, oil, profit, rate

Venezuela Preparing to Launch Petro Cryptocurrency


"Venezuela will launch a pre-sale of its commodity-backed “petro” cryptocurrency on Tuesday. President Nicolas Maduro hopes the country’s own digital currency will help it to make fin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 14:45
Taggar: currency, financial

Sidechains: Why These Researchers Think They Solved a Key Piece of the Puzzle


"New blockchains are born all the time. Bitcoin was the lone blockchain for years, but now there are hundreds. The problem is, if you want to use the features offered on another blockchain, you have..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 14:12
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, point, rate, share, shares, spread

Bitcoin Divorce Presents New Challenge for Rabbinical Court in Israel


"While some state authorities and financial regulators might deride bitcoin, more people are using the cryptocurrency in their everyday lives. This has recently become evident by divorce cases around t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 02:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Switzerland Enacts ICO Guidelines


"Just days before the tiny nation of Gibraltar was said to draft their first initial coin offering (ICO) regulations, Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) of Switzerland appears to have stole..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-18 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

Polish Financial Authorities Paid Youtuber to Smear Cryptocurrency


"Polish financial authorities have spent taxpayers’ money on a smear campaign on Youtube and Facebook against investing in cryptocurrencies. While issuing warnings or trying to educate the public..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-18 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment

Forex Brokers Update ? February 18th, 2018


"During the week, we have added one new broker to the list of Forex brokers on our website: Fullerton Markets — a Forex broker registered as a Financi..."

American ATM Network Athena Bitcoin Adds Bitcoin Cash Support


"Bitcoin cash (BCH) is now available for trading in dozens of new physical locations across the US. The American ATM network Athena Bitcoin has added support for buying and selling the cryptocurrency f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-18 00:36
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

Swiss Regulator Gives Clear Guidelines for Launching ICOs


"On February 16, 2018, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA put the world on notice by being the first major economy to set out clear guidelines on initial coin offerings (ICOs). I..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 23:20
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, economy, financial, market, rate

SEC Suspends Trading of 3 Penny Stocks With Tenuous Ties to Cryptocurrency, Blockchain


"Today, February 16, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a press release announcing trading suspension of three companies that acquired AAA-rated assets from ?a subsidiary of a..."

Swiss Finance Regulator to Treat Some ICO Tokens As Securities


"Switzerland's financial regulator has released new guidelines indicating it will treat some initial coin offerings (ICOs) as securities."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 18:30
Taggar: financial

Japanese Crypto Associations Merging to Restore Trust Across the Industry


"Japan’s two cryptocurrency associations have reportedly decided to merge in order to restore trust in the industry and accelerate self-imposed rules. Once approved by the Japanese financial regu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 13:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate, report

PR: Anonymous and Decentralised ID by Biometrids


"Identity theft is one of the biggest crimes afflicting countries like the United States and Britain. According to a recent report, in 2016 alone, American citizens lost about USD 16 Billion due this m..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, report

Vitalik Buterin Hopes New Ethereum Fund Will Deliver on Hype


"A group of notable ethereum startups are partnering to create a new financial fund designed to boost the blockchain's ecosystem."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 11:00
Taggar: financial

Coincheck Produces Recovery Plan While Investors Flock to Withdraw Funds


"Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has submitted a report to the country’s financial authority outlining measures it will take following the hack that lost 58 billion yen worth of the cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

US Treasury Official Calls for Global Crypto Regulation


"The Treasury undersecretary has called for other nations to regulate cryptocurrencies to help protect the financial system and national security."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 17:30
Taggar: currencies, financial

U.S. CPI Rises More Than Forecast on Apparel Costs


"U.S. consumer prices rose by more than projected in January as apparel costs jumped the most in nearly three decades, adding to signs of an inflation pickup that have roiled financial markets this mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 15:54
Taggar: financial, inflation, market, oil, price index

Will it be a Valentines Day Massacre for the Dollar?


"Wednesday February 14: Five things the markets are talking about Are financial markets justified going from a growth story to an inflation narrative? Today’s U.S consumer price index (08:30 am)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 13:20
Taggar: financial, inflation, market, price index

Japanese Watchdog Warns Foreign Crypto Firm Over Unlicensed Operation


"Japan's financial regulator has issued a warning to a foreign cryptocurrency service firm that allegedly offers unlicensed financial instruments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 12:00
Taggar: currency, financial

Bank of Thailand Bans Banks From Cryptocurrency Activities


"The Thai central bank has prohibited financial institutions in the country from five key cryptocurrency activities, including banning customers from buying cryptocurrencies with credit cards. Also rea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 02:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Fed Chair Powell Says CB Will Remain Alert to Financial Stability Risks


"New Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Tuesday said the central bank ?will remain alert? to any risks to financial stability, marking his maiden attempt to soothe financial markets. In brief pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 19:06
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Nikkei Ends Lower After Rise of JPY


"The Nikkei stock index ended at a four-month low Tuesday, quickly giving up earlier gains as the yen’s advance against the U.S. dollar hurt export-related issues. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Aver..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 17:43
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, point

Fed?s Mester Says Stock Market Volatility Not Damaging for Economic Strength


"The recent stock market sell-off and jump in volatility will not damage the economy’s overall strong prospects, Cleveland Federal Reserve president Loretta Mester said on Tuesday in warning agai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 17:37
Taggar: economy, financial, market

South Korea Considers Bitlicense-Style System for Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The South Korean government is considering introducing an approval system for cryptocurrency exchanges based on the Bitlicense model, developed by the New York State Department of Financial Services..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 00:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Japan Cracks Down on Foreign ICO Agency Operating Without License


"The Japanese financial regulator will be issuing its first warning since the legalization of cryptocurrencies as a method of payment in Japan. An overseas initial coin offering agency has reportedly b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 17:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, report

PR: Broker Platform Serenity ? Why Do We Need Another Mediator Between the Market and the Trader?


"One of the most notable projects in the Internet trading sector with a daily turnover of USD 5 trillion ? Serenity ? kicks off its main ICO round. Speaking about this notable event based on a revolut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, financial, forex, forex market, market, trading

Thai Government Cannot Stop Crypto Use ? Regulatory Framework Expected in a Month


"Thailand’s financial agencies have agreed that regulators cannot stop the use of cryptocurrencies within the country. The relevant ministries will meet and discuss the regulatory framework for d..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 20:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Calm Returns to Markets Ahead of BoE Event


"US Futures Flat After Uneventful Session in Europe A sense of calm appears to be gradually returning to financial markets as we near the end of the week, with indices in Europe trading a little lower..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 14:20
Taggar: financial, market, trading

Japanese Regulators to Increase Crypto Exchange Inspections


"Following the Coincheck hack, Japan's Financial Services Agency is widening its on-site inspections to other cryptocurrency exchanges in the country."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 13:00
Taggar: currency, financial

SEC to Focus on Cryptocurrency and ICO Fraud as Top Priority


"The financial inspectors of the SEC publish their top priorities at the beginning of every year in an effort to improve compliance, prevent fraud, monitor risk, and inform regulatory policy. This year..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 00:57
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

UK Works Shift to Services Leads to Productivity Drop


"The study from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) suggests that is not such much that we don’t have productive industries, it is just that more of us are working in the unproductive ones..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 16:26
Taggar: financial

Weekly FX Market Update ? 6 February 2018 (Video)


"It’s been an extremely turbulent 24 hours in the financial market with the Dow recording its largest ever daily points drop as panic set in and traders tried to work out what was triggering such..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 15:14
Taggar: financial, market, point

New York Mandates Stronger Fraud Controls for Crypto Companies


"The New York State Department of Financial Services announced new guidance for virtual currency entities today."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 00:00
Taggar: currency, financial

US Secretary of Treasury Says He is Closely Following Financial Markets


"Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday the White House is closely following the turmoil in financial markets, but administration officials are not that concerned. “We’re monitoring..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 19:39
Taggar: financial, market, oil

Taiwan Official: Government Should Prepare for Crypto Collapse


"A senior official from Taiwan's executive branch has cautioned on the potential impact of cryptocurrencies on the island's financial stability."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 16:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

UAE Financial Watchdog Warns Investors Over ICO Risks


"A financial regulator in the UAE has issued a warning to investors on the risks of participating in token sale activities. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 12:15
Taggar: financial

Forex Brokers Update ? February 4th, 2018


"While there were no new additions of brokers to the list on EarnForex.com during the last two weeks, there were the following updates to the listed companies: A..."

Bank of America Becomes the Latest Credit Card-Issuer to Ban Bitcoin


"U.S. banks really aren?t big on bitcoin. That?s the inference to be drawn from a widespread crypto crackdown led by major financial institutions. Bank of America, the country?s second largest bank, is..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-04 02:14
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, spread

Japanese Financial Authority Inspecting 32 Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The Japanese Financial Services Agency has announced that it is inspecting all 32 cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan. This includes 16 exchanges that have not obtained a license but are currently under..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-03 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Japan's FSA Probes Coincheck's Ability to Issue Hack Compensation


"Japan's Financial Services Agency is conducting an on-site inspection at Coincheck to see if it can afford to compensate victims of its recent hack."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 12:00
Taggar: financial

Japan?s Most Popular Chat App Launching Cryptocurrency Exchange


"The operator of Japan’s most popular chat app with approximately 168 million monthly users has announced its plans to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. Line Corporation has already begun the reg..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Cambridge Blockchain, IHS Markit Ink KYC Partnership


"Cambridge Blockchain has partnered with IHS Markit to help financial institutions resolve compliance issues relating to know-your-customer information"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 09:03
Taggar: financial

Dollar Weaker on Shrinking Central Bank Divergence and US Trade Stance


"A persistently weak dollar is confounding currency traders and roiling global financial markets. Investors across asset classes are feeling the effects of the buck?s rocky start to the year, with the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 20:04
Taggar: currency, currency trade, dollar, financial, market, oil

State of Texas Orders ?Decentralized Bank? ICO Project to Cease Operations


"This week the Texas Department of Banking Commissioner, Charles G. Cooper, issued a cease and desist order to an alleged ?decentralized cryptocurrency-bank? called Arise Bank. The commissioner explain..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 05:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Facebook Bans Cryptocurrency Ads


"Following persistent complaints about spammy and fraudulent cryptocurrency ads, Facebook has issued an outright ban. As of a new ruling issued on January 30, ?ads must not promote financial products a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 23:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Europol and Interpol to Increase Measures Against BTC Laundering


"A two-day workshop involving over sixty financial investigators in Basel, Switzerland has seen Europol and Interpol agree upon a range of measures designed to ramp up efforts to combat the use of cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Cryptocurrency-Friendly Regulations in Belarus Could Attract Foreign Capital and ICOs


"At the end of 2017, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko signed a ?Digital Economy Development Ordinance,? aimed at developing the country?s IT sector and attracting blockchain technology compani..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, finance, financial, report

US Financial Regulator Requests Crypto Trading Data From South Korea


"The New York State Department of Financial Services has asked two South Korean financial authorities to share cryptocurrency-related data they obtained from their recent inspections of six major Korea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 17:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, share, trading

German Regulator Orders Crypto Exchange to Halt Brokerage Business


"A German financial watchdog has ordered Crypto.exchange GmbH to immediately stop offering financial commission services."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 13:00
Taggar: financial

New Cryptocurrency Rules Come into Effect in South Korea


"South Korean regulatory plans to tackle cryptocurrency speculation spooked investors earlier this month. But as the new rules take effect on Tuesday, participants in the market are sounding a positive..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 12:07
Taggar: currency, financial, market

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Possible Bear Pennant Suggests End to Market Consolidation


"Looking back at bitcoin?s parabolic curve, we can see notable lines of support and resistance throughout its market cycle. Two highly reliable sources of support and resistance are the set of 50/20..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 22:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading

World Economic Forum Bitcoin Discussions ?Validate the Movement?


"The World Economic Forum (WEF) has long been a lightning rod of global discussion on economic, social and political trends. This year?s gathering in Davos, Switzerland, was no exception.Blockchain..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 20:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, financial, investment, trading

Following Massive Cryptocurrency Hack, Coincheck Pledges to Improve Operations, Refund Losses


"Following one of the largest hacks in the history of cryptocurrency, Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has announced that it will comply with an order from Japan?s Financial Services Agenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 17:05
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate, report

Coincheck Must Report on Security Failures, Says Finance Watchdog


"Following last week's huge hack, Japan's Financial Services Agency has said Coincheck must report on the issues and its plan for improvements."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 13:00
Taggar: financial, report

Texas Halts Crypto Banking Operation over Regulatory Violations


"A Texas financial regulator has issued a cease-and-desist order, this time to decentralized banking platform AriseBank."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 12:02
Taggar: bank, financial

Japanese Crypto Exchanges Strengthen Self-Regulation Following Coincheck Hack


"Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges are strengthening their self-regulation procedures following the hack of one of the country’s largest crypto exchanges, Coincheck. The Japanese Financial Servic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Indians Expect Clarity on Bitcoin Taxes within Days


"Under mounting pressure to make decisions and take steps to clarify cryptocurrency matters, the Indian government may soon shed some light on one of many unclear aspects ? taxation. Local media have t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-27 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Energy Company Hydro-Quebec Looks to Attract Bitcoin Miners


"Hydro-Quebéc (HQ) is a public utility that manages the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in Quebec, Canada, but it finds itself in a position of generating more power than it..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 22:07
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, consumption, financial, gold, rate

Most Cryptocurrencies Are More Centralized Than You Think


"The whole point of cryptocurrencies is that they?re decentralized. Peer-to-peer cash; trustless exchange; bypassing intermediaries. So why are numerous cryptocurrencies structured more like central ba..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 20:03
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, point

Malta Extends Scope of Proposed Virtual Currency Regulations


"The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has published a ?feedback statement? regarding its proposal for regulatory guidelines governing collective investment schemes involving virtual currencies..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 15:52
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment

Trump Davos Speech Headlines Lively Session


"Trump to Promote America First Agenda at WEF It?s been another interesting week in financial markets and as it draws to a close, there are still a few more headline events to squeeze in that could sha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 14:09
Taggar: financial, market

PR: Genie Financial Services ICO Adds Cryptocurrency Heavyweight David Drake and Other Experts to Its Advisory Board


"Crowd Genie Financial Services Pte Ltd (?Crowd Genie?), an operator of a Peer-to-Peer (?P2P?) lending platform licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (?MAS?), looking to build an Asia-wide ex..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, point

FX Platform Integral Now Covers Bitcoin, BCH and a Dozen More Cryptocurrencies


"As more FX traders are demanding access to the hottest market these days, all banks and brokers will have to respond sooner rather than later to keep their clients. Institutional technology providers..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 08:12
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, brokers, currencies, financial, fx trade, market, oil

Goldman Sachs CEO: ?Bitcoin Trading Desk Rumors Are Not True?


"According to multiple reports back in October and December of last year, it was said that the financial institution Goldman Sachs had plans to create a bitcoin trading desk. Now a month later, Lloyd B..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 06:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, gold, report, trading

Canadian Financial Service Versabank Launches Digital Asset Vault


"The well known Canadian financial institution Versabank has announced it is in the midst of building a new vault initiative for customers so they can securely store digital assets. Versabank?s latest..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 02:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Pilot Project Verifies Academic Credentials on the Bitcoin Blockchain


"The UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies at University College London (UCL CBT) is launching a new pilot project for blockchain-based verification of academic credentials. MSc Financial Risk Mana..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 19:56
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, investment, leverage, rate

Bitcoin Won't Cause Lehman-Style Meltdown, Says MAS Fintech Chief


"The fintech chief at the Monetary Authority of Singapore believes bitcoin won't cause a financial meltdown like the 2008 Lehman Brothers bankruptcy."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 19:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Security Firm Guardtime Unveils Crypto Asset Storage Product


"Guardtime and Metaco launched yesterday, "SILO", a new cryptocurrency asset management solution for banks and financial institutions."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 17:15
Taggar: bank, currency, financial

SEC, CFTC Chiefs Eye Closer Scrutiny of US Cryptocurrency Industry


"Two U.S. financial regulators are increasing their commitment to bringing closer scrutiny to the cryptocurrency industry, according to their chiefs."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 13:30
Taggar: currency, financial

Vouching Bitfinex and Tether?s Bank Accounts Hold Nearly $3 Billion USD


"Zhao Dong, a prominent Chinese early bitcoin adopter and shareholder in Bitfinex, recently posted on Weibo seeking to provide anecdotal evidence as to the integrity of Bitfinex and Tether?s financial..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 12:54
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, share

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bearish Continuation Likely as BTC Tests Strong Support


"Lower highs and lower lows have been the story of bitcoin for the last few weeks ? market behavior that has left even the most bullish investors scratching their heads. Since bitcoin?s dramatic ris..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 22:25
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading

Analysts and Bullion Dealers Notice a Relationship Between Gold and Bitcoin


"As cryptocurrencies have grown popular over the past year, researchers have noticed an inverse relationship between gold and bitcoin markets. Over the past two weeks, as cryptocurrency markets have sl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 12:58
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, financial, gold, market, report

New Weiss Ratings for Cryptocurrencies Award No ?A?s and Score Bitcoin a C+


"Financial ratings agency Weiss has just released its much-hyped cryptocurrency review. The eagerly-anticipated report rates 74 of the most popular cryptocurrencies on the market, scoring them from A t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 00:01
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market, rate, report

South Korea Allows Cryptocurrency Trading for Real-Name Registered Accounts


"Six Korean banks will begin allowing the simultaneous opening of accounts, deposits and withdrawals, as well as transfers of funds between these accounts and exchanges, beginning on January 30, 201..."

Malta Finance Watchdog Pushes Ahead With Crypto Investment Fund Rules


"The Malta Financial Services Authority published the feedback it received on its proposed rules for cryptocurrency investment schemes."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 19:35
Taggar: currency, financial, investment

South Korea Announces Date for Ban on Anonymous Crypto Trading


"South Korea's financial watchdog has set a date for the introduction of a new rule outlawing anonymous virtual cryptocurrency trading accounts."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 10:30
Taggar: currency, currency trading, financial, trading

Asian Central Banks Could Start Hiking Rates


"In the wake of the global economic crisis, Asia?s central banks, like their counterparts in the advanced economies, took on a leading role in supporting domestic growth. But, as the global economic re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 00:09
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, gold, market

Commodity Merchant Louis Dreyfus Trials Blockchain for Soybean Trade


"Louis Dreyfus, a major commodities trading company, has announced that it has piloted a blockchain-based transaction system developed by a group of financial institutions including ING."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 20:00
Taggar: financial, trading

IMF Says Trump Tax Cuts to Provide Short Lived Growth Boost


"The global economy will grow faster than expected this year and next as Donald Trump?s corporate tax cuts provide a short-term shot in the arm, despite fears over rising inequality and overheating fin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 19:09
Taggar: economy, financial, market, rate, report

South Korean Exchange Korbit Stops Serving International Citizens


"Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges implementing new infrastructure systems that comply with the country?s financial regulations. The enforced verification..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 18:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report, trading

Op Ed: Here?s What Paul Krugman Got Wrong in His Bitcoin Tweetstorm


"Like many other mainstream economists, Paul Krugman has long-shown a complete disdain for Bitcoin. In late 2013, he went as far as to write a piece titled ?Bitcoin Is Evil? for his column in The Ne..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 17:32
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, gold, inflation, market, paypal, point, rate

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Potential Bearish Continuation Sets Up Lower Lows


"Shortly after a sharp drop from the mid $14,000 to the lower $9,000s, bitcoin saw a strong bounce to the upper $11,000s. At the time of this article, bitcoin appears to be consolidating and is read..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 21:48
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, financial, investment, market, spread, trading

Two New Services Could Help Investors Rate Cryptocurrencies


"Increasing interest in cryptocurrencies has led to an influx of new investors. Unlike traditional markets, there are few tools that can help people make informed decisions, a situation that has alr..."

What is Ripple?


"By Shawn GordonWhat is Ripple? Technically speaking, is Ripple a cryptocurrency in the mold of Bitcoin? The short answer is probably ?no,? but that doesn?t stop it from often being lumped into that..."

Commission Income From Crypto Accounts Jumped 36 Times for South Korean Banks


"South Korean banks have been providing virtual account services to cryptocurrency exchanges and earning commissions from them. According to data obtained by the country’s Financial Supervisory S..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 13:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

PR: Betex Blockchain P2P Binary Options Platform Raises $1 Mln in the First Round of Pre-Sale


"January, 14th, 2018, Hong Kong, ? Betex, the blockchain P2P binary options platform, has successfully sold 100% tokens in the first pre-sale round with $1,000,000 raised. The company is bringing trans..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 17:50
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

Korean Regulator Investigating Staff Insider Trading of Cryptocurrencies


"A Korean financial regulator has reportedly indicated it is investigating possible insider trading of cryptocurrencies by its own staff."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 13:40
Taggar: currencies, financial, report, trading

South Korean Officials Caught Trading On Insider Knowledge of Crypto Regulations


"South Korean government officials have reportedly been caught insider trading. They sold all of their cryptocurrency holdings and profited just before the regulators announced crypto regulatory measur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 10:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, profit, rate, report, trading

?Bitcoin Laundering? Study: Where Do Criminals Turn to Mask Illicit Cryptoassets?


"A recent study (PDF) from the Foundation for Defense of Democracies? Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance and blockchain analytics company Elliptic explored the ?bitcoin laundering? ecosystem. I..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 09:52
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, investment, market, point, rate, report

Visa CEO: Bitcoin is Not a Payment System


"Visa, the world?s largest credit card company, is widely regarded as being hostile to Bitcoin. It would seem intuitive that a traditional financial provider should look unkindly on anything that threa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 04:05
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, visa

Cryptocurrency?s Red Tuesday Firesale Leaves Everyone Speculating


"The cryptocurrency sky fell yesterday as 49 of the top 50 coins (by Market Cap) were down with only Tether (USDT) posting a gain. In fact, only two coins, KuCoin Shares and VeChain, showed losses l..."

215,000+ Sign Petition Against South Korean Crypto Regulation ? Government to Respond


"A national petition against extreme cryptocurrency regulations in South Korea has exceeded 200,000 signatures, the requirement for the government to respond. The petition entitled ?Has the government..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 05:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Sees Lower Lows as It Drops Below Historic Support


"Over the last couple months, we?ve been tracking a potential Distribution Trading Range at the top of bitcoin?s market cycle. Today, we have received higher confidence that bitcoin may have topped..."

Japan?s Largest Bank to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange


"As bitcoin trading becomes the new mainstream in Japan, leading financial firms are stepping in to offer services to preserve their market share. MUFG, the largest bank in the country, is now planning..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 20:58
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, market, share, trading

E-Book Review: Forex Exchange Training Manual by Lehman Brothers


"Lehman Brothers was a titan of financial trading before going bankrupt in September 2008. In March 2010, Anton R. Valukas and his law firm Jenner & Block produced a ..."

China to Coordinate Against ?3,000 Fake Blockchain? Platforms


"This week China?s central television (CCTV 2) reported the Peoples Bank of China (PBOC), its Ministry of Public Security, in coordination with other regulatory agencies, will work to combat cybercrime..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 17:22
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

UK Inflation Eases in December


"British inflation eased off its post-Brexit vote high in December, official data showed on Tuesday, suggesting the financial squeeze on many households could be about to get a little bit easier.Consum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 11:59
Taggar: financial, inflation, rate

Luno Exchange Bank Account Frozen by Malaysian Tax Officials


"Over the past few weeks, regulators and financial institutions have been reacting to the worldwide popularity of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. In another regulatory-related matter, this week in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 22:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Moscow Exchange Ready for ?Fast and Easy? Crypto Derivatives Trading


"With authorities in Moscow still trying to find their bearings on Bitcoin, the largest Russian exchange has announced its readiness to organize trading of crypto-based financial instruments. It would..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 20:30
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Credit Suisse Argues Irrational Exuberance Around ICOs Indicates Bitcoin Bubble


"In a paper written in the fall of 2017 and published on the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) on Friday, January 12, 2018, Credit Suisse?s Dietmar Peetz and Gregory Mall argue that the boom in..."

Coingeek Funds Terabyte Block Initiative for Bitcoin Cash With 3.6M Euro


"On January 15 the cryptocurrency media outlet and blockchain company Coingeek owned and operated by the financial tycoon Calvin Ayre announced funding an initiative called the ?Terab Project? with 3.6..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 01:28
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

US Finance Regulators Form Crypto Working Group, Says Mnuchin


"Steven Mnuchin said on Friday that the Financial Stability Oversight Council has formed a working group focused on cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 18:20
Taggar: currencies, financial

Singapore to Extend Regulatory Mandate Regarding Cryptocurrencies


"The Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore has sought to clarify the nation?s stance on cryptocurrencies with regards to its money laundering laws. Speaking earlier this week, Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 15:27
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Chinese Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Establishes Branch in Zug, Switzerland


"For centuries Switzerland was known around the world for its tradition of banking secrecy, but now a new financial industry is taking root in the country. Local leaders tried to establish a cryptocurr..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 04:29
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Korea's Central Bank Forms Task Force to Study Cryptocurrency Impact


"The Bank of Korea, South Korea's central bank, has launched a cryptocurrency task force to explore the technology's effects on the financial system."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 12:00
Taggar: bank, currency, financial

Malaysia Issues Cease and Desist Order to Copycash ICO


"The Malaysian financial regulator has issued an order to the team behind an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) to halt any operations in the country. This is just another example of how authorities in differ..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Choppy Market Conditions Lead to Tests of Parabolic Resistance


"The bitcoin market has been getting chopped to pieces for weeks as the market has faked up, faked down, consolidated and routinely stopped out traders. Last week, we discussed a potential large mov..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 22:48
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, rate, trading

Thailand?s Regulators Allow Bitcoin Futures Trading


"Investors in Thailand can now trade bitcoin futures listed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the Chicago Board Options Exchange. The country’s financial authorities say that these instrumen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 10:24
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, rate, trading

SEC Suspends Trading in Blockchain Firm With No Revenues and No Product


"Financial regulators around the world seem to finally notice that some companies are trying to capitalize on the insatiable appetite for everything crypto by claiming a link to blockchain. Trading in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 00:33
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

South Korea Urges 23 Countries, EU, and IMF to Collaborate on Curbing Crypto Trading


"The South Korean government has called for financial regulators and central bankers of 23 other countries as well as 12 organizations, including the International Monetary Fund and the European Union..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 18:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, rate, trading

Live FX Analysis ? 9 January 2018 (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses the key events to be aware of this week in financial markets including some important economic data from the US. He also explains why it’s been a rela..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 16:39
Taggar: financial, market

Bank of Israel: Digital Currencies Are an Asset Not a Currency


"The deputy governor of Israel's central bank has said that digital currencies like bitcoin are more of a financial asset than a currency."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 12:02
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

South Korean Banks Face Scrutiny Over Crypto Exchange Ties


"South Korea's financial regulators began inspecting commercial banks to monitor their compliance with new cryptocurrency exchange rules."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 00:45
Taggar: bank, currency, financial

Korean Government Starts Inspecting Major Banks for Crypto Regulation Compliance


"The South Korean authorities will start inspecting major banks for their compliance with cryptocurrency regulations on Monday. This move follows the regulators’ recent announcement prohibiting t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-07 19:25
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

Korean Crypto Exchanges Go on Hiring Spree, Stealing Workers From Banks


"Major South Korean exchanges are on a hiring spree. The demand for cryptocurrencies and the government’s mandate for stronger security systems are driving the need for additional manpower at cry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-06 16:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, employment, financial

Finance ?Guru? James Altucher Is Launching a Cryptocurrency Exchange


"Lately across the web, mainstream media has been highlighting an individual named James Altucher an American author, hedge fund manager, podcaster, and financial jack-of-all-trades. These days Altuche..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-06 01:29
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, financial

UK Productivity Rises to Six Year High


"Britain?s economic productivity perked up in the three months to the end of September, growing at its fastest rate in more than six years, in contrast to its historically weak performance over the pre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 15:19
Taggar: financial, rate

Analysts Point to Regulatory Vacuum as Driving Australian Cryptocurrency Banking Woes


"There are increasingly publicized challenges posed to the Australian cryptocurrency industry by the country?s ?big four? banks’ refusal to provide financial services to crypto companies. Many an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 14:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, point

Bank of England Backtracks on Plan to Launch Cryptocurrency


"The Bank of England has dropped plans to launch its own digital currency amid concerns about its impact on the financial system."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 12:05
Taggar: bank, currency, financial

Merrill Lynch Bans Clients from Investing in Bitcoin Fund


"Merrill Lynch, the brokerage arm of Bank of America, has blocked financial advisers and clients from trading in bitcoin-related investments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 12:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, investment, trading

African Holding Company VP Urges Central Bank to Buy Bitcoin and Ditch Dollar


"Concerned about the US dollar?s predicted drop in value, and many African countries relying on USD cash reserves, vice president of Groupe Nduom, a leading financial holding company, Papa-Wassa Chiefy..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 02:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, financial, investment

2017's Crypto (R)evolution Was Just the Beginning


"The crypto markets aren't small business anymore ? here, one of the ecosystem's earliest traders recaps 2017's wild rise to the financial mainstream."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 02:30
Taggar: financial, market

India Faces Rising Oil Prices and Central Bank Policy as Main Macro Risks


"Rising oil prices and hawkish policy from its central bank are the two biggest risks for India’s economy in 2018, a financial expert told CNBC on Wednesday. The increasing price of oil is “..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 18:21
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, oil

UK Reportedly Considering Joining TPP After Brexit


"Britain is considering whether to try and join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) as the country considers its trade future outside of the European Union, according to the Financial Times.The prospec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 17:34
Taggar: financial, report

FOMC Minutes Eyed as USD Stages Small Rebound


"Will Fed Minutes Have Same Impact Ahead of Powell Appointment? It?s been a relatively quiet start to the new year in financial markets but with a number of notable economic events lined up over the co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 15:11
Taggar: financial, market, point

Why Bitcoin Needs Fiat (And This Won't Change in 2018)


"Cryptocurrency ecosystems are still dependent on the very financial system they vilify for daily support and stability, says Tim Swanson."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 14:30
Taggar: currency, financial

'Wealth Effect' From Bitcoin Trading Could Boost Japan's GDP, Say Analysts


"Analysts from Japanese financial holdings company Nomura have estimated that the rise bitcoin prices could boost Japan's economic growth."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

E-Trade Financial Launches CME Bitcoin Futures Trading


"E-Trade Financial Corporation opened trading in bitcoin futures from CME Group Tuesday evening."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 11:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

Blockchain Voting Is Here for Enterprise, But Where Are the Users?


"Not everyone wants a more transparent financial system, as these struggling sales pitches from global CSDs make painfully obvious."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 10:10
Taggar: financial

Peter Thiel, Bitcoin Astronaut, Moves Markets with Crypto Moonshot


"Investor Peter Thiel has reportedly made an all-in, rather giant, bet on bitcoin. Mainstream financial press is reporting his venture capital fund purchased and held the digital asset through last yea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 06:19
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, market, report

Gibraltar Launches Regulation to Protect Cryptocurrency Value and Reputation


"A mechanism tailored to protect customers of cryptocurrency businesses in Gibraltar, and its own reputation, went into effect on January 1. The regulation targets blockchain technology ? companies sto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 04:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Bitcoin Futures Are a Threat to Whole Banking System, Fears ECB Director


"While major stock brokers are lining up to add bitcoin futures to their platforms, central bankers are apparently not too happy about it. A member of the European Central Bank (ECB) executive board ha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 01:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, brokers, financial

ICOs Raise Over $1 Billion in a Month for the First Time


"While bitcoin and resurgent altcoins were claiming the headlines in December, ICOs were quietly claiming the money. From a media perspective, the summer of 2017 was when ICO mania hit its peak. That?s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, financial

ECB's Yves Mersch Calls Bitcoin a 'Major Threat' to Financial Stability


"Yves Mersch has said bitcoin could pose a threat to economic stability if financial infrastructure institutions get involved with the cryptocurrency."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

The Bitcoin Exchange That Once Dominated China Is Heading to Japan


"At one time the Beijing-based digital currency exchange Huobi was once the largest bitcoin trading platform in China before the central bank stopped domestic exchanges from trading cryptocurrencies. T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 08:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, trading

Japan Approves New Bitcoin Exchange as Adoption Grows and Peers Expand Overseas


"The Japanese financial regulator has approved one more cryptocurrency exchange, making it the 16th exchange to be licensed. As competition intensifies, some local exchanges are branching abroad in sea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-30 03:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Vector, Nexus Join the Space Race With Plans for Satellite-Based Blockchain Network


"Space company Vector and blockchain developer Nexus announced a partnership to host Nexus?s decentralized cryptocurrency on a satellite orbiting the Earth, using Vector?s GalacticSky platform.Accor..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 16:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

Ripple Jumps 20% on Wednesday as Bitcoin Falls


"Ripple rose 20 percent Wednesday to an all-time high.The gains followed news that Tokyo-based financial services company SBI Holdings and its subsidiary SBI Ripple Asia announced the establishment of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 14:58
Taggar: financial

Israeli Finance Watchdog Seeks to Ban Public Firms from Bitcoin Trading


"Bitcoin trading companies in Israel may soon face a tighter rule imposed by the country's financial watchdog."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 20:15
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

EU Finance Commissioner: The Political Body Has No Plans to React to Bitcoin


"Some members of the European Union have been discussing the popularity of the decentralized currency bitcoin, and the EU?s political body recently added ?digital currencies? to its anti-money launderi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 05:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial

UK Garbageman Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments


"In order for a commodity, bill or any other type of financial instrument to be considered a true currency it must be accepted as such by all members of society. A recent indication that this is the st..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-25 13:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Bundesbank Board Member: ?No Plans to Issue State-Backed Cryptocurrency?


"Online German news site, ?uro am Sonntag, interviewed Bundesbank board member Carl-Ludwig Thiele who revealed the European Union has no plans to issue a state-backed cryptocurrency. He also goes on to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-25 12:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

PR: The Future of Trading Is Here ? Social Trading Platform Trak Invest


"TrakInvest, a virtual social trading platform has been disrupting the financial services landscape across Asia since 2014. Headquarted in Singapore, with operations in India, Thailand and Hong Kong, T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-23 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, economy, financial, trading

Michael Novogratz: ?Bitcoin May Dip to $8K? ? Puts Crypto-Hedge Fund on Hiatus


"The financial mogul Michael Novogratz, a former Fortress Investment Group executive, stated back in September that he planned to start a cryptocurrency hedge fund. Now according to reports, the former..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-23 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, report

Edward Snowden Launches Open Source Safe Room App


"Smartphones aren?t just about basic communication. They hold intensely personal information, financial records, hordes of cryptocurrencies. As valuable as they are to owners, they?re at least that or..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-23 01:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Fedcoin Could Be Coming Soon, But Would It Really Challenge Bitcoin?


"The idea of ?Fedcoin,? a cryptocurrency sponsored by the U.S. government and managed by the Federal Reserve, has been around for quite some time. ?Imagine that the Fed, as the core developer, makes..."

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Expect Some Lower Lows Before the Next Bounce


"Two days ago, I outlined a potential BTC-USD price breakdown due the broken hypodermic trendline.  Since then, the price has dropped nearly $7,000 and is showing signs of further downward continuat..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 20:29
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, financial, investment, market, point, trading

Tim Swanson: Enterprise Blockchain is in a "Trough of Disillusionment?


"There are few people who have worked in the blockchain technology space for so long and maintained such a seemingly disinterested and skeptical perspective on the emerging technology as Tim Swanson..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 17:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial, investment, market, rate

Tether Won?t Redeem Americans, Terrorists and Other Bad Actors


"Living in a country known for having some of the toughest financial regulators in the world has its advantages and disadvantages. While it may deter the more cautious international scammers from targe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 22:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trade, financial

FINRA: Beware Public Stocks That Tout Cryptocurrency Connection


"FINRA, a self-regulatory authority for the financial industry in the U.S., has issued a new warning about cryptocurrency-related stock fraud."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 21:45
Taggar: currency, financial

PR: The Second Round of e-Chat ICO, First Decentralized Messenger, Is About to Start


"The e-Chat team managed to develop the Blockchain-based instant messaging system that enables the financial transactions within the system. The users? assets are stored in e-Chat cryptowallets with th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Bank of England Chief: Bitcoin Isn't a Threat to Financial Stability


"Bank of England governor Mark Carney has said that bitcoin's meteoric price gains do not pose a threat to global financial stability."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 12:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Bitcoin Price Analysis: After Giddy Heights, Bitcoin Sees a Steady Decline in Price


"In the days leading up to the various bitcoin futures markets opening, bitcoin saw a push to fresh all-time highs near $20,000. However, shortly after reaching these values, the market saw a steady..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 22:37
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, financial, investment, market, point, price trend, trading

Singapore Central Bank Urges 'Extreme Caution' on Bitcoin Investment


"The Monetary Authority of Singapore has become the latest financial watchdog to issue a warning on the risks of investing in cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 14:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Bitcoin No Threat to Financial Stability, Say European Economists


"A group of university economists believe bitcoin is no threat to the financial stability, though regulatory oversight needs to be increased."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Legendary Investor Bill Miller Now Holds Half His Hedge Fund in Bitcoin


"With the launch of bitcoin futures by two leading American options exchanges, lending the cryptocurrency more credibility among mainstream investors, Wall Street is turning to known figures to explain..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 21:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Blockchain's 2018 Goal? Human Rights Over Financial Gains


"Financial gains may be attracting new entrants, but that's all the more reason to increase the emphasis on blockchain as a means for change."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 15:00
Taggar: financial

Vaultbank Forges New Path to Value Creation


"There was a time back in 2016 when the price of bitcoin was worth less than $1,000. During that year, a number of digital assets saw a significant rise in value. Few really knew what Bitcoin was, l..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 14:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, investment, market, rate, share, trading

Kuwait's Ministry of Finance Says It Does Not Recognize Bitcoin


"Kuwait's Ministry of Finance has reportedly said it does not recognize bitcoin, and that financial institutions may not trade the cryptocurrency."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, financial, report

Bitcoin Likely to Become 'Niche' Product, Says ING's Top Economist


"The chief economist for Dutch banking giant ING believes bitcoin will likely wind up as a niche financial product, according to a new report."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 09:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

Thomson Reuters Adds Bitcoin Cash to Eikon Platform


"Over 300,000 financial professionals working in asset management, hedge funds or other institutions now have access to bitcoin cash data directly via their Thomson Reuters Eikon platform. Also Read: T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 05:53
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

Op Ed: Bitcoin?s Scaling Challenge Brings the Battle for Liberation of Cyberspace


"This year brought a climax in the prolonged Bitcoin block size debate. Heated disputes over scaling that have become toxic in the ecosystem have overshadowed the technology. The cancelation of SegW..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 20:31
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currency, economy, financial, gold, margin, market, point, profit, rate, share

US Stocks Rise on Tax Reform Optimism


"U.S. stocks traded higher on Monday as investors eagerly awaited a vote on a bill that would cut corporate taxes. A slew of corporate deals also helped lift sentiment. The Dow Jones industrial average..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 19:07
Taggar: financial, point, rate

US Stocks Rise on Tax Reform Optimism


"U.S. stocks traded higher on Monday as investors eagerly awaited a vote on a bill that would cut corporate taxes. A slew of corporate deals also helped lift sentiment. The Dow Jones industrial average..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 19:07
Taggar: financial, point, rate

Danish central bank head issues stark warning on ?deadly? bitcoin


"Potential investors in bitcoin should steer clear of a dangerous gamble and not complain to financial regulators if things do go wrong, Denmark?s central bank governor warned. FILE PHOTO: Virtual curr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 16:08
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Danish central bank head issues stark warning on ?deadly? bitcoin


"Potential investors in bitcoin should steer clear of a dangerous gamble and not complain to financial regulators if things do go wrong, Denmark?s central bank governor warned. ?You should stay away (f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 16:08
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

UK Financial Watchdog to Further Scrutinize ICOs


"The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced that it will gather further evidence and conduct a deeper examination on ICOs."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 14:00
Taggar: financial

Bitcoin Takes All? Enterprise Blockchains Need Time, Too


"This is not the kind of technology where you "move fast and break things." Financial market infrastructure is too big to bet on a buzzword."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-16 16:45
Taggar: financial, market

PR: Dimpay ICO ? Don?t Miss Your Chance to Invest in Dimpay Before the Exchange Listing!


"Invest on DIMPAY.io with a bonus of 5% (15% if you pay with XEM). This is a last chance to invest before the listing on the exchange on 18th December 2017. The DIM Ecosystem has expanded further with..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-16 12:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

US Treasury Report: DLT Data Storage Raises Oversight Concerns


"The Financial Oversight Stability Council acknowledged that virtual currencies are becoming more common, but have a limited impact on the economy."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 22:00
Taggar: currencies, economy, financial

Ethereum, Ripple And Litecoin Have Arrived on Bloomberg Terminals


"Financial data firm Bloomberg has added three new cryptocurrencies to its Terminal service."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 18:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Corporate Blockchain Brain Drain Is About More Than Money


"The next-generation of financial technologists will want more from corporations and businesses, argues ex-CME digitization lead Sandra Ro."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 16:00
Taggar: financial

UK's FCA Chief Warns Bitcoin Investors: Be Prepared to Lose Your Money


"The head of the UK's Financial Conduct Authority has warned that people stand to lose their funds if they invest in bitcoin."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 12:05
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Gibraltar Paves Way for Regulation of Crypto and DLT Companies


"The Legislature of Gibraltar has approved a bill designed to update the territory?s Financial Services regulations. The bill is expected to pave the way for the territory’s introduction of compr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 03:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Putin Aide Says Bitcoin Can Help Russia Bypass Financial Sanctions


"While the rising transactions fees are making bitcoin less usable for everyday purchases, its strength is drawing in companies and nation states looking to use the cryptocurrency. This is especially t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-14 23:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

South Korea Moves to Regulate Domestic Bitcoin Trading, Exchanges


"Since late November 2017, South Korea has looked to regulate cryptocurrency trading in domestic exchanges, including Bithumb, Coinone and Korbit,  The Korea Herald reports. Now, trying to tame the..."

Japan's GMO Internet Group Will Pay Thousands of Workers in Bitcoin


"Blockchain development companies and the cryptocurrency press have been paying their workers in cryptocurrencies for years, but one realizes that the times are truly changing when mainstream compan..."

BANKEX?s Ambitious Crusade to Reshape Traditional Finance


"A lack of synergistic connection points between the blockchain sector and traditional finance is currently hindering progress within the world of banking. Opportunities abound for the deployment of..."

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Rests at Tipping Point Before Deciding Next Move


"Bitcoin prices have currently stalled out in the $16,000s as the market decides if it wants to continue the ravenous bull trend or go through a more corrective phase. In the last 30 days, the price..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 21:38
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, price trend, trading

Can the ECB and BoE Deliver a Holiday Treat?


"Investors Seeking Further Tightening Clues It may be a decade since the start of the global financial crisis but only this year have central banks around the world began dialling back their emergency..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 18:40
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

USDJPY wobbles on Alabama election result


"Asian markets mostly rose Wednesday as investors await the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting, but the dollar slipped as a shock Democrat poll win in a staunch Republican Senate seat fuelle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 09:32
Taggar: dollar, financial, market

Lackluster Asia Equity markets


"Asian markets swung in and out of positive territory on Wednesday as investors brushed off another record close on Wall Street and looked ahead of the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 04:47
Taggar: financial, market, rate

U.S. Bitcoin Futures Markets Pump Up ETF Optimism


"Many individuals and organizations believe that the launch of bitcoin-based futures markets have ‘opened the doors’ for bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETF). Now that Cboe?s derivatives mar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 16:05
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

Central Banks in Focus This Week


"Fed, ECB and BoE to Make Rate Decisions It?s been another quiet start to trading in what is otherwise going to be a very busy week in financial markets, with a number of central banks scheduled to mak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 14:57
Taggar: announcement, bank, financial, market, rate, rate announcements, trading

South Korea Clarifies Position After Reports of Possible Ban on All Crypto Transactions


"South Korea’s top financial regulators have clarified their position following reports by local media that they have been considering a possible ban on all cryptocurrency transactions, particula..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 01:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

Australian Bitcoin Exchanges Must Now Register at Financial Intelligence Agency


"Whether or not bitcoin users think it is a good idea, governments around the world are determined to try and regulate how citizens trade their cryptocurrency. Due to this, Australian bitcoin exchanges..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-10 22:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Ludicrous Headlines About Bitcoin Mining Will Kill Us All


"To proponents, the words ?bitcoin mining? are synonymous with security, value, and financial freedom. To exponents, those same words evoke images of burning tyres, oil slicks, and crying kittens. To s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-10 16:55
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, oil

Buy Bitcoin, Not Real Estate


"Real estate is how ordinary people have stored value and ultimately accumulated wealth. Indeed, post World War II societies all but demanded access to credit through politics, and governments responde..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-09 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, pound, real estate

Microlending Trends As Startups Look to Blockchain for Loans


"Blockchain is now being touted as a way to revive a long-promised method of boosting financial access for the underbanked."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 16:00
Taggar: bank, financial

DAX Soars to 4-Week High on Brexit Progress


"The DAX index has posted sharp gains in the Friday session, and is poised to record a third straight winning week. Currently, the DAX is at 13,201.00, up 1.26% on the day and at its highest level sinc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 13:34
Taggar: bank, financial

Huobi, SBI Announce Plan for Japanese Bitcoin Exchanges


"Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi and financial services giant SBI Group are partnering to launch a pair of Asia-based digital exchanges."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 09:00
Taggar: currency, financial

China?s Official Press Agency: 107 Altcoins Under Investigation for Financial Crimes


"This week China?s official press agency Xinhua news reported that nationwide public security authorities have cracked down on 107 forms of knock-off altcoins in 2017. These coins claim themselves fint..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 17:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Alan Greenspan Likens 'Irrational' Bitcoin to Civil War Currency


"The former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, Alan Greenspan, has joined the many financial luminaries to recently criticize bitcoin's value."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 13:10
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Greenspan Likens 'Irrational' Bitcoin to Revolutionary War Currency


"The former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, Alan Greenspan, has joined the many financial luminaries to recently criticize bitcoin's value."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 13:10
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

South Korean Financial Regulators Ban Bitcoin Futures Trading


"It appears that South Korea is bowing out of the race for bitcoin futures trading, leaving the field wide open to the Americans and Japanese. This is not because established financial companies are re..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

CAC Dips as Financial Stocks Falter


"The CAC is in red territory on Wednesday. Currently, the index is at 5352.00, down 0.45% on the day. Financial stocks are down, with BNP Paribas and Credit Agricole recording declines of 1.04% and 1.7..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 13:54
Taggar: financial

South Korea Launches Cryptocurrency Task Force to Spearhead Regulations


"South Korea’s government has established a new task force to regulate bitcoin and other cryptocurrency trading. Taking over the effort from financial regulators, the Ministry of Justice has now..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-05 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trading, financial, trading

New York Assemblyman Proposes Digital Currency Task Force


"A few new bills have been proposed by New York state officials concerning the implications of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. One of the bills sponsored by the democratic assemblyman Clyde..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-05 07:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market, spread

Dollar Strengthens and U.S. Stocks Extend Rally


"The mounting likelihood of a huge U.S. tax cut is dominating world financial markets. The possibility of a federal government shutdown on Friday is not impacting. Sterling has also been in demand, aid..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 18:34
Taggar: dollar, financial, kiwi, market

Cboe Beats CME to the Market, Will Launch Bitcoin Futures December 10


"Very few people would have imagined just a year ago the rapid pace of bitcoin adoption by established financial institutions today. We are now seeing two of the largest exchange holding companies in t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 17:22
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

Live FX Market Analysis ? 4 December 2017 (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam previews the upcoming week in the financial markets, covering the major political stories as well as key economic data points. As Brexit negotiations reach a critical..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 16:58
Taggar: currency, financial, market, point, pound, report

Dutch Columnist: Bitcoin Destabilizes the Economy and Undermines Banks


"A Dutch columnist has come under flak for urging readers to sell their bitcoins because they?re ?dangerous?. In a widely shared op-ed, the writer asserts that ?bitcrash? is dangerous because it has no..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 08:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, economy, financial, share

Israeli Regulator: We Need to Welcome Cryptocurrency to Develop International ICO Hub


"One of the toughest financial regulators in Israel has made some surprisingly positive comments today regarding the acceptance of ICO crowdfunding and cryptocurrency. The outgoing chairman of the Isra..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 00:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Dilemma for Ukrainian Regulators: Bitcoins Cannot Be Recognized as Money, Legal Tender, Currency or Securities


"A joint statement between the Ukrainian central bank and the country?s top financial regulators shows that existing legal concepts do not apply to cryptocurrencies. For example, they cannot be recogni..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-03 21:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Japan Increases Lead ? Approves Another Four New Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The Japanese Financial Services Agency has approved four more cryptocurrency exchanges to legally operate in Japan. This is the second round of approvals by the agency; the first was for 11 exchanges..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-03 18:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, rate

Bitcoin?s Price Rocket is Bringing Out New Prophets of Doom: Nobel Economist, Vanguard Founder, Fed Governor


"Curiously, bitcoin’s success has brought out new prophets of doom (few below 60 years of age though), and the digital asset’s price only fuels their predictions: Nobel Prize-winning econom..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-03 12:58
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, investment

Proposed U.S. Legislation May Criminalize Those Who Conceal Bitcoin


"Last week on November 28 a revision was made to the U.S. bill S.1241 called ?Modernizing AML Laws to Combat Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing.? During the U.S. Senate committee hearing, the bil..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-02 22:05
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

New Bitcoin.com Podcast With Crypto-Economist Jon Matonis


"This week?s Bitcoin.com podcast with our host ?Bitcoin Brian? features the e-money researcher and crypto-economist, Jon Matonis. The well-known economist is also the vice president of corporate strate..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-02 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, investment, rate

Egypt Finance Attorney General Calls for International Governance of Bitcoin


"The First Attorney General of Financial Affairs for Egypt announced at a continental conference of prosecutors how international legislation is needed to address bitcoin in the light of evidence, he c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, finance, financial

Malta Bitcoin Schizophrenia: Government and Banks Send Mixed Signals


"Malta Financial Services Agency (MFSA) has issued its Discussion Paper on Initial Coin Offerings, Virtual Currencies and related Service Providers, “to present to the industry a proposed policy..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 04:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Bitcoin Is an Emerging Systemic Risk


"The bubble in cryptocurrency threatens the broader financial system, given new buyers? different motivations from early adopters and use of leverage."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 04:00
Taggar: currency, financial, leverage

China?s Financial Channel Reports Huobi Violates Spirit of PBOC?s Document


"China’s Financial Channel (CCTV-2) aired a special bitcoin documentary this week to analyze reasons behind the recent price rally. The program invited Li Cangyu, financial columnist and Wan Zhe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, gold, report

?Big Four? Firm PwC?s Hong Kong Office Accepts Bitcoin


"Another ‘Big Four’ firm joins the bitcoin revolution as the auditing corporation Pricewaterhousecooper?s (PwC) Hong Kong office accepted a payment in bitcoin according to the Wall Street J..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 21:55
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Bitcoin Price Analysis: A Potential Correction Could Be Coming


"The market is swinging to more and more aggressive highs as bitcoin has traversed down the length of the macro, parabolic bull market. In a very rare event, bitcoin actually managed to break the up..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 21:10
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, trading

Circle Financial Plans to Launch a New Investment App Next Year


"This week the Dublin-based firm Circle Financial revealed a new investment app is coming out in 2018. There’s currently a sneak peak of the “Circle Invest” app that shows multiple cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 02:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment

Fed Vice Chair: Cryptocurrencies Threaten Financial Stability


"Decentralized currencies could have "spillover effects" on the wider financial system if they get too big, Fed supervision chief Randal Quarles said."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 01:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Russian Central Bank Issues New Warning Against Cryptocurrencies


"Russia's central bank warned against investing in cryptocurrencies in its annual Financial Stability Report released Tuesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 14:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial, report

New Zealand Watchdog Warns Investors Over Marketplace ICO


"New Zealand's financial markets watchdog has warned citizens from investing in an initial coin offering for an online marketplace."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 13:15
Taggar: financial, market

South Korea Outlines Proposed Legislation for Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The South Korean Financial Services Commission is finalizing its proposals to regulate cryptocurrency exchanges. This follows an earlier ?Bitcoin Regulation Act? submitted by lawmaker Park Yong-jin. M..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 10:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

The Pound Holds on to Gains in Asia


"The pound edged up after Tuesday’s rally following reports of a British-EU deal on a Brexit bill, meaning they can now move to talks on a post-split trade deal. “This headline is fantastic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 06:07
Taggar: financial, pound, report, trading

Investors Sidestep North Korea?s Missile Launch


"Kospi rises as much as 0.4%, while won little changed BOK policy meeting, GDP data this week matter more, they say North Korea launched an intercontinental ballistic missile near Japan, but investors..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 04:30
Taggar: financial

Japanese Bitcoin Exchange bitFlyer Now Licensed in the U.S.


"Tokyo-based bitFlyer has become the fourth digital currency exchange to receive approval from the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) for a ?BitLicense? to operate as a virtual..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 20:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trade, currency trading, financial, market, rate, trading

Blockchain Developers? Token Creation and Smart Contract Movement


"New York entrepreneur Dean Anastos has a knack for creative ventures. He is a brain cancer activist known for the short films ?The Assignment? and ?Dear John McCain,? with several film projects in..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 19:22
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, financial, market, point, rate, report

GBP/USD ? Pound Slips as Carney Spooks Markets


"The British pound has posted considerable losses in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3223, down 0.66% on the day. On the release front, the Bank of England publish..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 18:43
Taggar: bank, consumer confidence, financial, pound, report, trading

Stronger Dollar and Stocks


"Financial markets are in a healthy mood as November winds down. The dollar shows gains of a half percent or less against the euro, yen, Swissie, sterling, and Aussie dollar. The DOW is up 0.3%. Share..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 18:20
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, financial, market, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Higher Ahead of Inflation Reports


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2794, up 0.19% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases two inflation reports, and BoC G..."

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Lower Despite Strong Inflation Reports


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2800, up 0.25% on the day. On the release front, Canada released two RMPI and IPPI, both of whic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 14:52
Taggar: dollar, financial, trading

PR: One of the Top-9 Most Anticipated ICOs ? Bankex Tokenization Platform ? Launches Its Token Sale Today


"The long-anticipated BANKEX token sale is live, starting today. BANKEX?s breakthrough technology has already generated a lot of buzz in the crypto community. A Top 50 FinTech company, which is ranked..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 12:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, rate

Won heck of a story unfolding in Asia FX


"Won heck of a story unfolding in Asia FX After a relatively uninspiring Asia session yesterday, equity markets returned to recent form overnight after the Senate Budget Committees stamped their approv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 01:44
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Tests Parabolic Trend After 25% Weekly Growth


"Over the last 7 days, bitcoin has seen further, rapid growth as it manages to squeeze a $2,000 rally leading into its current all-time high in the $9700s ? a staggering 25% growth in 7 days. As dis..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 17:55
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading, visa

Regulatory Round-Up: South Korea Says Laissez Faire, Zimbabwe Dislikes and Singapore to Regulate


"South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service has stated that it won’t regulate the digital token markets due to cryptocurrencies not comprising a legally recognized financial instrument. In..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 21:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, market

SophiaTX Integrates Blockchain Technology With SAP


"In September, SophiaTX announced the first open-source platform to primarily integrate blockchain technology with SAP software, used by 87 percent of global businesses and 98 percent of the top 100..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 20:09
Taggar: bitcoin, finance, financial, market, point, rate, share, visa

South Korean Finance Watchdog Has 'No Plans' to Regulate Bitcoin Trading


"The governor of a South Korean financial regulator has said it has "no plans" to supervise cryptocurrency trading."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 14:40
Taggar: currency, currency trading, financial, trading

Malaysia to Place Bitcoiners Under Existing Anti-Money Laundering Laws


"In order “to prevent the abuse of the system for criminal and unlawful activities and ensuring the stability and integrity of the financial system,” Bank Negara Malaysia Governor Tan Sri M..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 10:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Bitcoin Skeptics Just Too Old to Get Digital World, Says Hedge Fund Mogul Novogratz


"With this year’s incredible rally in bitcoin’s valuation driving it into mainstream global financial conversation, many established economic figures were called on to share their thoughts..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 03:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, share

Tobam Launches European Bitcoin Mutual Fund


"Paris-based asset manager, Tobam, has launched the first bitcoin mutual fund in Europe. The fund has been approved by France?s financial regulator, the Autorite des Marches Financiers (AMF), and is cl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 20:12
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, investment

Bitcoin Exchange Globitex Granted European Electronic Money License


"Globitex, a new bitcoin exchange co-founded by former Bitcoin Foundation Executive Director Jon Matonis, is announcing that its parent Globitex Holding (Latvia) group company NexPay UAB has been gr..."

Zen Protocol?s Mission for Decentralized Finance


"In Eastern traditions, Zen is often defined as a total state of focus, a merging together of body and mind. It involves dropping illusions and seeing things as they are in the present moment.Based..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 19:46
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial, market, point, profit, rate

NAGA Flourishes at the Epicenter of Blockchain?s Digital Disruption


"Blockchain technology?s disruptive force in business and commerce has been well documented. With strong momentum ensuing from its beginnings as the foundational technology supporting Bitcoin, distr..."

BitLicense Architect Ben Lawsky Joins Ripple Board


"Ben Lawsky, the former New York Superintendent of Financial Services who spearheaded the BitLicense regulatory framework while in office, has joined startup Ripple's board of directors."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 00:30
Taggar: financial

Will Jerome Powell Continue Yellen?s Policy or Start a Revolution?


"Jerome Powell was nominated for the position of the US Federal Reserve Chair on November 2. His appointment is still to be approved by the Senate, but there is..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 19:01
Taggar: financial, point

JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Trial DLT in Equity Swaps Pilot


"Financial firms including JPMorgan Chase and Goldman Sachs have carried out equity swaps over a DLT system."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 18:05
Taggar: financial, gold

PR: German Fintech Company Naga Group to Launch Token Pre-Sale


"The NAGA Group, creators of the first blockchain-based ecosystem for decentralized trading, investing, and education in financial markets, virtual goods, and cryptocurrencies. has announced the launch..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, trading

PR: Mirocana Predicts Financial Markets. Your Key to Success on Stock, Currency and Crypto-Currency Markets


"Financial trends were always hard to predict even by careful observers. Transparency of events is something that traders are seeking regardless of the year, though nowadays not everything can be spott..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-19 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, trading

Japanese Financial Authority Clarifies Policy on Cryptocurrencies and ICOs


"The Japanese Financial Services Agency has recently published a document clarifying its financial administrative policies, including its policy on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs). A..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-18 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Now the SegWit2x Hard Fork Has Really Failed to Activate


"In case there were any remaining doubts, it now seems clear that the SegWit2x hard fork will not happen.The SegWit2x project, a product of the New York Agreement signed onto by a long list of compa..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 21:54
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, point, rate, share, trading

Crypto Trading and Traditional Assets: New Options for Investors


"While trading of crypto-assets is booming, some investors are looking for options to trade traditional assets like stocks via cryptocurrencies. Three new operators are among those developing tradin..."

PR: United Traders Reveals ICO Plans with a Vision to Solve the Liquidity Problem in the World of Cryptocurrency


"United Traders is all set to launch a token ICO on November 30 to form a combination of platforms that would serve as a place to gather investor?s capital with investing products, a cryptocurrency exc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Blockchain Coalition Seeks to Make Bitcoin Welcome in Wyoming


"A group of people are on a mission to bring Bitcoin back to the state of Wyoming after unfriendly laws made it impossible to transact with cryptocurrencies there more than two years ago.The Wyoming..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 20:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, rate

Saudi?s to Propose Substantial Price in Exchange For Freedom


"Saudi authorities are negotiating a price for the freedom of princes and businessmen held over allegations of corruption, the Financial Times reported.The Saudi government is looking to appropriate as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 12:00
Taggar: financial, report

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Pushes All-time Highs and Tests Historic Resistance


"Throughout the life of bitcoin?s two-year bull run, it has been confined within two macro trends: one parabolic and one linear ? both on a logarithmic scale:Figure 1: BTC-USD, 1-Day Candles, Macro..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 23:00
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, trading

World Gold Council Head: ?Nothing to Suggest Gold is Suffering From the Popularity of Crypto?


"Neil Hume, Mining and Commodities Editor for Financial Times, was quick to have World Gold Council Head of Market Intelligence, Alistair Hewitt, dismiss bitcoin?s ascendancy as a reason for gold?s thi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, gold, market

Square Cash App Users Trial New Buy and Sell Bitcoin Feature


"The San Francisco-based financial services company and merchant services aggregator, Square, has launched a new pilot feature on the Square Cash app that allows users to buy and sell bitcoin. Also Rea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 19:58
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Supreme Court of India Issues Notice to Reserve Bank Seeking Regulation of Bitcoin


"The Supreme Court of India issued a notice on 13 November 2017 to the nation’s central bank and related financial ministries to hasten their regulatory mechanisms with regard to bitcoin. Concern..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 18:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

Zen Protocol Advances Smart Contracts for Financial Services


"Shunry? Suzuki, the S?t? Zen monk and teacher who helped popularize Zen Buddhism in the United States, once remarked that, "In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 15:29
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, finance, financial, market, rate

FCA Issues Warning Regarding Cryptocurrency CFDs


"The United Kingdom?s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a warning aimed at retail investors who may be considering or soliciting cryptocurrency CFDs (contracts for difference). The U.K. r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 08:37
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, leverage, trading

Chicago Firm DRW to Open Singapore Bitcoin Trading Desk


"Chicago and Singapore are two cities that are becoming synonymous with bitcoin. The Windy City is home to CME and DRW, two major financial firms that are capitalizing on the rise of bitcoin, while Sin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 00:55
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, trading

6 Trillion Dollar Man Says ?Tiny? Bitcoin Succeeds Due to Being ?Anonymous? and ?Cross-Border?


"After almost endorsing cryptocurrencies, Blackrock Inc?s Chief described to Reuters how the world?s most popular cryptocurrency ?is tiny in the scheme of financial markets. There?s too much focus on b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, market

PR: Trade.io Announces Strategic Technical Alliance with Financial Technology Giant Modulus in Support of Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence Initiatives


"Zug Switzerland highly anticipated ICO, trade.io announced it has licensed advanced technology from Modulus, a leading provider of financial technology products for over 20 years. Modulus has provided..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market, rate

Precious Metals and Commodities Weekly 14th November


"Our weekly journey through the precious metals and commodities CFD?s available with OANDA. Jeffrey analyses each using a combination of technical and fundamental analysis. Life has been dull on precio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 12:13
Taggar: analysis, currencies, financial, fundamental analysis, market

UK Finance Regulator Warns Against Cryptocurrency Derivatives


"The U.K. Financial Conduct Authority warned against investing in cryptocurrency-based contracts in a post published Tuesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 00:15
Taggar: currency, financial

Live FX Market Analysis ? 13 November 2017 (Video)


"In this week’s FX webinar, Senior Market Analyst previews what should be a more exciting week in financial markets than the one just gone. The main focus in the markets this week will likely be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 18:55
Taggar: financial, market

Big Short Author: Definitely a Link Between Bitcoin and the Chaos in the US Federal Government


"Yahoo Finance?s, The Final Round, anchor Jen Rogers interviewed famed nonfiction financial writer, Michael Lewis. The author of classics in the genre such as Liar?s Poker and Moneyball (some are major..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-12 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, finance, financial, market

PR: Serenity Financial Knows How to Choose an ICO


"There is a boom of ICOs in the global market. And most of them are related to financial industry. And every single project claims to change the industry with its innovations. How to figure out which I..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-12 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, investment, market, share, shares

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Market Correction Could See Lows of $5,800


"In our last discussion of the bitcoin market, an emphasis was placed on the $7,000 support level because it represented a historic point of interest and it showed strong signs of support ? a break..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 21:59
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, financial, investment, market, point, trading

UK Data and Brexit Negotiations Key on Friday


"Will Investors Shake Off Thursday?s Weakness? Financial markets are looking a little flat ahead of the European open on Friday, following a similar session in Asia overnight and as traders try to shak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 08:52
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, rate

Weekly FX Update ? 9 November 2017 (Video)


"It?s been a week of reflection for financial markets, partially due to the number of major economic events that took place last week but also the sheer absence of any this week. In this week?s update..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 10:44
Taggar: financial, market

'Dr. Doom' Roubini Joins Wall Street Chorus Calling Bitcoin a Bubble


"Economist Nouriel Roubini, who predicted the 2008 financial crisis, predicts that bitcoin "will find its end" when more countries crack down on it."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 22:33
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Financial Regulators of New Zealand and Sweden Issues Statements Regarding ICOs


"The respective financial regulators for Sweden and New Zealand have recently issued statements addressing initial coin offerings (ICOs).  Also Read: Sweden Latest Government to Auction Bitcoins, Turns..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, profit

US Stocks Drop on Tuesday After Weak Priceline Forecasts


"Wall Street added to losses in early afternoon trading on Tuesday, with the S&P and the Dow weighed down by financial stocks and the Nasdaq slipping on weak forecast from travel services company..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 20:02
Taggar: financial, trading

PR: Serenity Financial Forex Problems Solved by Blockchain


"The major advantage of blockchain technology is that it makes everything transparent and gives the guarantee of security. That?s what is required to solve the problems born in the huge forex market in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-04 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, forex, forex market, market, profit, trading

Chinese Analyst: ?Bitcoin Nuclear Bomb In New Currency War Between China and USA?


"Xiao Lei, a Chinese financial analyst, has published an article that seeks to argue that the spheres of bitcoin and cryptocurrency are increasingly becoming a battleground in ?a new currency? war betw..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-04 05:01
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Turkish Central Bank President: ?Cryptocurrencies May Contribute to Financial Stability?


"Bitcoin is trending in Turkey, and the country?s central bank officials are starting to notice. This week President Murat Cetinkaya of the Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT) said the financial institution..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 21:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Ukraine Drafts Law to Exempt Crypto Income and Profits from Taxation


"A bill has been submitted to the Ukrainian parliament to amend the country’s tax code to exempt cryptocurrency income and profits from taxation, including from buying, selling, transacting, and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 11:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, profit

Jobs Data Wraps Up Big Week for the US


"Jobs Report Eyed as Fed Gets New Chair It?s been a very busy week for financial markets in which the Bank of England has raised rates for the first time in a decade, Donald Trump has elected a new Fed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 09:42
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate, report

Regulation Round-Up: Central Banks in Kenya, Swaziland & Australia Have Their Say


"The Central Banks of Kenya and Swaziland have recently made statements pertaining to cryptocurrencies, with Kenya?s central bank indicating that the nation?s financial regulatory bodies will meet at t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 17:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Markets Assuming Powell Getting Named Fed Chair


"President Trump will formally announce his choice of Federal Reserve chairperson today at 15:00 EDT. The worst kept secret is that Jerome Powell will likely get the nod. Although a lawyer by training..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 15:01
Taggar: financial, market, point

Pound Plummets 1% on BoE Decision


"BOE Nov Minutes: MPC Voted 7-2 to Raise Bank Rate to 0.5% BOE Nov Minutes: 2 Voted to Keep Rate Unchanged BOE Nov Minutes: 7 Voted to Increase Rate BOE Deputy Governors Ramsden and Cunliffe Voted To L..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 13:56
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Nasdaq Exec: Blockchain Progress Slow Amid Real-World Roadblocks


"Far from big leaps, modernizing the financial system with blockchain will take small steps, according to an executive from Nasdaq Clearing."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 13:00
Taggar: financial

New Zealand Regulator: Cryptocurrencies Are Securities


"New Zealand's chief financial regulator has published new guidelines for local initial coin offerings (ICOs). "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 22:35
Taggar: financial

Will Super Thursday Live Up to its Name?


"BoE Has Prepared Markets For a Rate Hike, Will it Deliver? On Thursday, the Bank of England is widely expected to do something that a large group of people will never have experienced, raise interest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 18:40
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Setting Bitcoin?s Price Mechanism: CME Group to Launch BTC Futures


"On the anniversary of the publication of Satoshi Nakamoto?s Bitcoin white paper, the price of Bitcoin reached a new all-time high, following the news that CME Group, one of the world?s largest deri..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 21:38
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, price index, profit, rate, trading

CME Group Aims to Launch a Bitcoin Derivatives Platform This Quarter


"On October 31 the world?s largest options and futures exchange, CME Group, has announced it will be launching a bitcoin-based derivatives marketplace for future contracts during Q4 of 2017. The U.S. h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

Op Ed: Slovenia Primed to Become a Blockchain Haven


"The prime minister of Slovenia?s speech in support of blockchain technology this week has solidified the country?s position as the leading blockchain destination in the European Union and a key pla..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 20:13
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, economy, finance, financial, market, rate

These International Bitcoin Communities Are Rejecting SegWit2x


"The hard fork part of the New York Agreement is scheduled to take place within about two weeks. This incompatible protocol rule change is set to increase Bitcoin?s block weight limit, to allow for..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 15:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, point, profit, rate, spread

Robomed Network Unleashes Linkages Between Healthcare Patients and Providers


"The global healthcare market is vast and complex, with equity funding to digital health companies having reached $5.8 billion so far this year. Within this space, myriad models of healthca..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 15:47
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, market, point, rate, trading

BoE Warns UK Economy Could Lose 75,000 Finance Jobs After Brexit


"The Bank of England expects Britain to lose up to 75,000 financial services jobs in the years after the country leaves the European Union in 2019, the BBC reported on Tuesday. “I understand that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 15:13
Taggar: bank, financial, report

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Signs of Divergence May Point to Potential Distribution Phase


"After bouncing back and forth from $5100 to $6100, BTC-USD managed to squeeze out one more (albeit short-lived) all-time high. This article is going to present an update to the last discussion rega..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 20:41
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, dollar, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, trading

Boston Fed VP: DLT Could 'Fundamentally Change' Financial Industry


"Jim Cunha, senior VP of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, has said distributed ledger technology could "fundamentally change" financial services."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 15:30
Taggar: bank, financial

Russia Picks Pilot City to Launch Two Cryptocurrency Agencies


"A city in Russia has been selected as a pilot city to launch two cryptocurrency agencies, following mandates by president Vladimir Putin. Seminars will be offered where participants can receive certif..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 14:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Japanese Financial Watchdog Issues Warning over ICO Risks


"Japan's Financial Services Agency has issued a statement warning investors of the risks associated with initial coin offerings or ICOs."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 12:00
Taggar: financial

Japan?s Financial Authority Clarifies Stance on Initial Coin Offerings


"The Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) has issued a statement regarding initial coin offerings (ICOs). In addition to risk warnings, the agency detailed how two existing laws may apply to token..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 18:35
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Regs Roundup: UK & Taiwanese Regulators Weigh-in on Bitcoin Laundering, France ponders ICOs


"This past week has witnessed several developments in the sphere of cryptocurrency regulations. In recent days, the U.K. government has assessed bitcoin as possessing a ?relatively low? money launderin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 05:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial, rate, trading

Wall Street Hedge Funds Rush to Cryptocurrencies, 90 Bitcoin-Like This Year Alone


"Autonomous Next, a leading financial technology (fintech) research provider, disclosed to CNBC how 124 hedge funds are invested in crypto assets such as bitcoin. With over 2 billion USD under manageme..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Satoshi Revolution ? Chapter 2: Technology Meets Anarchy. Both Profit (Part 2)


"The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations. Section 1: The Trusted Third Party Problem Chapter 2: Monetary Theory by Wendy McElroy Technology Meets Anarchy. Both Profit (Chapter 2, Pa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 19:47
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, profit

Where to Trade Bitcoin? Brokerage Apps Move In Amid Market Boom


"A new wave of investing apps is opening up to bitcoin, aiming to attract an elusive millennial market jaded by the financial crisis."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 17:28
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

Japan?s SBI Group Launching Eight Crypto Businesses Including Mining


"Japanese financial services company SBI Group has revealed its plans to create a ?new financial ecosystem based on cryptocurrency.? Eight different crypto-related businesses are being developed simult..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 07:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

Palm Beach Group Reveals $1 Million Bitcoin Giveaway


"U.S.-based financial research and publishing firm Palm Beach Group has announced that it will be conducting a $1 million bitcoin giveaway in coming days. The giveaway will be conducted as part of a we..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Greece Nears Bailout Exit But Challenges Remain


"Greece’s bailout program is set to end in August of next year but doubts remain over whether the country will be able to stand on its own feet after the summer.After implementing hundreds of new..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 14:55
Taggar: financial

Japan's SBI Holdings Reveals Wider Push into Cryptocurrency Industry


"The financial services division of Japan?s SBI Group has revealed plans to move deeper into the world of cryptocurrencies and blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 11:15
Taggar: currencies, financial

TokenFunder Wins Approval to First OSC Regulated ICO Launch


"In Canada, steps are being taken to bring Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) within the regulatory framework. TokenFunder, a Toronto-based startup that helps other startups launch and manage ICOs, is th..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 20:33
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currency, economy, finance, financial, investment, rate, share

Central Banks are Preparing for the Next Crash


"?Favourable global economic prospects, particularly strong momentum in the euro area and in emerging markets led by China and India, continue to serve as a strong foundation for global financial stabi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 18:25
Taggar: financial, market, report

Yuan trades lower on USD strenghth


"The market had remained largely stable during the Congress, with ample liquidity in the country’s financial system. “It will be interesting to gauge just how much of a ‘decisive role..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 06:58
Taggar: economy, financial, market, trading

FCA Accuses Banks of Anti-Competitive Practices Towards DLT Start-Ups


"The UK financial regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has accused financial institutions of withholding financial services from distributed ledger technology (DLT) start-ups on a wholesale..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 04:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

Verady?s Vision for Asset Audits and Verification


"The rise of bitcoin along with other cryptocurrencies represents a watershed moment for the world of digital innovation.   But the growth in the market capitalization and complexity of..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 17:24
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, point, rate, report

Moody?s: Threat of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies Is Distant but Inevitable


"A report titled ?Consumer Digital Payments ? US,? which was released on October 11 by Moody?s analyst Stephen Sohn and team, reassures the payments sector that blockchain technology is a distant th..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 12:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, point, rate, report

Bitcoin Businesses Refused Accounts as UK Banks Consolidate Power


"The UK boasts about its relative European dominance in the financial technology (fintech) sector, but its own banks are making life difficult for the country’s  bitcoin-related businesses and se..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 12:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, forex

Blockchain Startup Chain Launches Balance Management Cloud Service


"Blockchain startup Chain is launching a new cloud-based Software as a Service product for managing balances in financial and commerce applications."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 11:00
Taggar: financial

Financial Tycoons and Celebrities Weigh in on Bitcoin


"Financial luminaries and celebrity types are talking about the bitcoin phenomenon quite a bit these days. While some of them are optimistic but hesitant, others believe the decentralized currency is a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 07:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, gold

Abra Closes $16M in Funding and Looks to Venture Into Consumer Product Space


"Abra, a mobile payment and digital currency platform that relies on Bitcoin, closed $16 million in series B funding, led by Foxconn, the electronics supplier for Apple and other tech giants.  Bill..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 22:25
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar, finance, financial, investment

Money20/20: Wozniak Thinks Bitcoin Is Better Than Gold


"Steve Wozniak (aka the ?Woz?) thinks Bitcoin is better than gold and the U.S. dollar, which he called ?phony,? because the government can always print more.On Sunday, October 22, 2017, the co-found..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 16:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, gold, point, report, share

Abu Dhabi Admits 4 Blockchain Startups to Fintech Sandbox


"The Abu Dhabi Global Market ? the city's financial free zone ? has admitted a second batch of fintech startups to its Regulatory Laboratory."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 13:00
Taggar: financial, market

R3 Files Patents for 'Dynamic' DLT Recordkeeping


"Consortium startup R3 has filed two patent applications detailing ways to apply distributed ledger tech to agreements between financial institutions."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 11:00
Taggar: financial

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Potential Wyckoff Distribution May Spring New All-Time Highs


"A potential Wyckoff Distribution phase is under way as bitcoin continues to climb on shaky ground. Days after having a strong $1,000 climb and nearly reaching $6,000 on most exchanges, we saw a str..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-19 20:57
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, dollar, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, trading

What Lightning Will Look Like: Lightning Labs Has Announced Its User Interface Wallet


"Development of the lightning network, the highly-anticipated second-layer Bitcoin protocol for instant microtransactions, continues to inch forward.Lightning Labs, major contributor to the lightnin..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-19 17:10
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, financial, rate

Connecting the Luxury Fine Art Industry with the Modern Digital Economy


"Latest figures from the Tetaf art market report, released by the European Fine Art Foundation, show that in 2016 global art market sales amounted to an estimated $45 billion, up 1.7 percent from 20..."

Ether Price Analysis: Eve and Adam Could Be Turning Back the Bulls


"Since bottoming out around $200, ether has spent several weeks bouncing back and forth inside an ascending channel:Figure 1: ETH-USD, 4-Hour Candles, Ascending ChannelFor the last month and a half..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-17 21:45
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading

In-Depth Analysis About Different Financial Assets


"What do you know about the financial products? Do you know the importance of it? If we cite a few examples which are tracked by the financial product they are such as S&P500, NASDAQ-100 index, Dow..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-04 11:32
Taggar: analysis, financial, share

Brokers Introduce Bitcoin Cash CFD Trading


"Forex and Contracts For Difference (CFD) brokerages are introducing Bitcoin Cash CFD trading pairs to their platforms. This month, Avatrade and Admiral Markets have launched BCH/USD pairing, demonstra..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, financial, forex, market, trading

Ether Price Analysis: Bullish Momentum Seems to Be Waning


"Early in the summer, the entire crypto market took a sustained, downward move that left ETH-USD dropping in value by approximately 60 percent. At the start of the bear market, the price of ether wa..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 21:47
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, rate, trading

ICOs May Be Subject to Securities Laws in Canada


"The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) has issued a statement outlining regulatory concerns regarding Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) that may fall under securities laws. The CSA, an umbrella orga..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Fed Chair Defends US Financial Rules at Jackson Hole


"Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen defended financial rules introduced to the US after the 2008 financial crisis at a widely anticipated speech in Wyoming on Friday. Her words come as the Trump admini..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 16:33
Taggar: bank, financial

Central Bank of Papua New Guinea Adopts Blockchain Technology


"The number of countries with banks experimenting with blockchain technology is growing rapidly. The Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea (PNG), north of Australia, has joined the movement with..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 17:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, economy, financial, market, rate

Weekly FX Update ? 24 August 2017 (Video)


"It’s been a slow week in financial markets with the Jackson Hole Symposium taking place on Thursday and Friday easily the highlight. With Mario Draghi and Janet Yellen scheduled to appear, what..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 17:03
Taggar: financial, market

How the Blockstream Satellite Will Drive Bitcoin Adoption: An Interview with Adam Back and Chris Cook


"Last week Bitcoin Magazine covered the announcement of Blockstream Satellite, a new service that broadcasts real-time Bitcoin blockchain data from satellites in space to almost everyone on the plan..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 16:34
Taggar: announcement, bear, bitcoin, financial, gold, leverage, market, rate, share

Visa Files Patent for Blockchain-Based Digital Asset Network


"Last week, the United States Patent and Trade Office (USPTO) published the details of Visa?s new patent application. The credit card giant?s plans for the digital asset network are quite broad; how..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 15:59
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, spread, visa

Marking Time Ahead of the Jackson Hole Central Banking Symposium


"The annual retreat of world central bankers in Northwest Wyoming kicks off this evening and runs through Saturday. This year’s conference topic is “Fostering a Dynamic Global Economy.̶..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 14:16
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

Amsterdam Targeting UK Banks


"Frankfurt has the banks, and Paris has the culture, but for trading firms looking for a post-Brexit European home, Amsterdam may have the best attraction of all: a friendly regulator.The Dutch Authori..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 14:02
Taggar: bank, financial, market, trading

PR: Cindicator ICO on September 12th Aims to Shake Up the Financial World


"This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 14:57
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

50 Bitcoin Exchanges Have Filed with the Japanese Financial Authority


"The Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) has revealed that about 50 bitcoin exchanges have filed registration documents with the agency, according to a local publication. They are now being review..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 07:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

PR: Bankera Announces Pre-ICO Details for its Revolutionary Blockchain Based Regulated Bank


"This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-21 22:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Comment on Euro-Yen Currency Pair


"In spite of wide short-term variability in the euro’s yen cross rate, the relationship has been pretty stable over the long run. The financial crisis that began ten years ago this month occurred..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-21 22:15
Taggar: cross rate, currencies, financial, rate

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Long and Short Squeezes Shape a Weakening All-Time High


"This morning, BTC-USD pushed a new all-time high on several exchanges. However, this time, the momentum to continue higher seems to be waning. Shortly after establishing the new all-time high, ther..."

Trump Planning to Sharply Cut Corporate Tax Rate


"U.S. President Donald Trump is proposing to slash the corporate income tax rate and offer multinational businesses a steep tax break on overseas profits brought into the United States, officials said..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 12:57
Taggar: financial, market, profit, rate

EU Report: DLT Could Increase Cyber Risks for Financial Institutions


"The proliferation of new technologies such as blockchain could increase risks in Europe?s financial system, according to a new report. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 11:00
Taggar: financial, report

Overstock?s Medici and Ripio to Bring Bitcoin Financial Services to Emerging Markets


"Overstock’s blockchain technology arm, Medici Ventures, has partnered with Bitcoin consumer financial services platform Ripio to democratize access to financial services in emerging markets. Als..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 01:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market

Weekly FX Update ? 25 April 2017


"In this week’s FX update, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses some of this week’s key themes impacting financial markets and gives his analysis on EURUSD (0:47), GBPUSD (3:44), EUR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 17:22
Taggar: analysis, consumer confidence, financial, market

UK Government Borrowing Falls to Lowest Level Since 2008 Crisis


"Government borrowing fell to the lowest level since the financial crisis in the year to the end of March as the economy proved more resilient than expected in the aftermath of the Brexit vote. Borrowi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 15:42
Taggar: economy, financial

Pollsters Winners in 1st Round of French Elections But Doubts Remain


"Pollsters picked the two candidates to make it into next month’s French presidential election run-off, going some way to restoring their reputation in financial markets before other important vo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 15:40
Taggar: financial, market

UK Deficit Hits Post-Financial Crisis Low


"Government borrowing fell by £20bn to £52bn in the year to the end of March, according to official data. That was the lowest level since the financial crisis of 2008, the Office for National Statistic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 15:37
Taggar: financial

UK?s Hammond Hits Budget Deficit Target, Bigger Tests Ahead


"British finance minister Philip Hammond avoided a potentially embarrassing slip-up before June’s parliamentary election as he hit his budget deficit target for the 2016/17 financial year, but hi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 14:42
Taggar: finance, financial, pound

Blockchain App Humaniq?s HMQ Token to be Traded on Six Exchanges


"This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 11:05
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

French Economy Facing Huge Challenges


"France is stuck in a major rut. Europe’s third biggest economy has suffered years of anemic growth, high unemployment and budget deficits, while neighbors such as Germany and the U.K. have enjoy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 16:54
Taggar: economy, employment, financial

CAC Surges as Macron and Le Pen Advance to Round 2


"The CAC soared on the weekend, boosted by the results of the first round of the presidential election. The outcome showed Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen advancing to the second round. The CAC is cu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 13:51
Taggar: financial, trading

The One Man Supreme Court Bitlicense Battle Begins in Two Weeks


"This past March Bitcoin.com reported on a single Bitcoin entrepreneur taking the New York Bitlicense to court due to the law stifling digital currency businesses and constraining regulations set forth..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, report

Abra Now Offers Deposits and Withdrawals at 60+ US Financial Institutions


"The Bitcoin payments startup Abra has been busy adding to its service offering since Bitcoin.com reported on its progress in January. Abra users in the U.S. and the Philippines can buy bitcoin via the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 12:08
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, report

Cambodia's Central Bank Signs Deal to Develop Blockchain Tech


"Add Cambodia's central bank to the list of major financial market managers investigating blockchain and distributed ledger tech. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 05:26
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Fed?s Powell Says Dodd-Frank Applied Inappropriately to Smaller Banks


"A top Federal Reserve official called parts of the Dodd-Frank Act “unnecessarily burdensome” and said some parts may not be needed at all. Jerome Powell, a member of the Fed’s Board..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 14:58
Taggar: financial

U.S. House Banking Chairman Unveils Dodd-Frank Replacement


"The head of the U.S. House of Representatives’ banking panel has unveiled the Republicans’ most ambitious plan so far to loosen financial regulations, a 600-page bill to replace the Dodd-F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 14:57
Taggar: bank, financial

Blockchain Surveillance Tool Created for Banks to Visualize Bitcoin Risks


"The blockchain forensics company Elliptic has announced a new tool designed to help banks visualize illegal activities when dealing with Bitcoin-based startups. The firm has partnered with Silvergate..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 00:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

IMF Says Brexit Unpredictable Outcome Poses Risk to Global Finance


"The International Monetary Fund has warned that Brexit?s unpredictable outcome poses a risk to global financial stability at a time when it is already challenged by heavily-indebted US corporations, C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 16:50
Taggar: bank, financial

IMF Says Global Financial Stability Has Continued to Improve


"Global financial stability has continued to improve, according to a new report from the International Monetary Fund. But the IMF warns there are risks ahead nonetheless. There is political and policy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 16:43
Taggar: financial, report

German Regulator Seizes Funds From a Onecoin Associated Company


"The infamous Multi-Level-Marketing (MLM) scheme and so-called ?cryptocurrency? Onecoin is under investigation once again. On April 10 the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority otherwise known..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 14:08
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market

Inflation Continues to Eat into UK Budgets


"Inflation ate further into the budgets of British households last month, according to a survey of consumers, adding to signs that households will be feeling under pressure in the run-up to the June sn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 12:35
Taggar: finance, financial, inflation

US Stock Market Opens Lower After GS Earnings Miss


"U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday, with financials leading the decline after Goldman Sachs reported weaker-than-expected quarterly results. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.32% fell 95 poin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 15:41
Taggar: financial, gold, point, report

Swiss Official Says Switzerland is Not Manipulating its Currency


"Switzerland is not manipulating its currency, Jorg Gasser, the country’s state secretary for international financial matters, told CNBC’s “Street Signs” on Tuesday. That follow..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 15:27
Taggar: currency, financial, report

Is Safe Haven Scarcity Becoming a Boon For Bitcoin?


"The strict regulations that emerged following the financial crisis may have helped make bitcoin more attractive to investors, analysts say. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-15 16:01
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Offense or Defense? How to Win the Blockchain Game


"How advances in blockchain tech are creating competitive pressures for financial market participants, and how to formulate a strategy to win. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-14 13:00
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Alibaba Affiliate to Expand Blockchain Charity Project


"Ant Financial, the payments affiliate of e-commerce giant Alibaba, is moving to expand the scope of its blockchain-powered charity project. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 19:47
Taggar: financial

Bill Gross Says Global Slowdown will Complicate Trump 3% Growth Target


"Bond investor Bill Gross warns a global slowdown in productivity as a result of the financial crisis will make it impossible for President Donald Trump to get economic growth back above 3 percent and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 16:09
Taggar: financial, market

Russia Considers Recognizing Bitcoin in 2018 to Fight Money Laundering


"Russian Deputy Finance Minister Alexey Moiseev reportedly said that his country plans to recognize Bitcoin as a legitimate financial instrument in 2018, in order to fight money laundering. Also read: ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-11 19:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial, report

Russia Eyes Legal Recognition for Bitcoin in 2018


"Russia?s government is reportedly planning to recognize bitcoin as a type of financial instrument next year. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-11 15:15
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, report

El-Erian Says Biggest Risk is Political Around the Globe


"Even though the Federal Reserve has opened the discussion about what to do with its nearly $4.5 trillion balance sheet at the same time as increasing interest rates, politics rank as the top risk for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 18:57
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Hong Kong's Central Bank is Developing a Digital Currency Prototype


"Hong Kong's de facto central bank is developing a prototype digital currency. The disclosure came in a Hong Kong legislative document published by the Legislative Council Panel on Financial Affair thi..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 17:31
Taggar: bank, currency, finance, financial

EU Rules Welcome Banks Relocating to Europe After Brexit


"A gap in EU financial rules is allowing member countries to compete to host the trading operations of London-based investment banks after Brexit by offering looser regulatory standards. The European C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 16:01
Taggar: bank, financial, investment, trading

IMF Warns Negative Effects of Continued Low Interest Rates


"A prolonged period of low interest rates will tempt banks to take greater risks and sound the death knell for final salary pensions, the International Monetary Fund has warned. A new study from the IM..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-06 19:50
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Former Fed Member says Shadow Banking Could Trigger Crisis


"The U.S.’s substantial shadow banking system could be the source of the next financial panic, the former president of Atlanta’s Federal Reserve Bank has suggested. The U.S. banking system..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 15:55
Taggar: bank, financial

Weak UK Productivity Creates 16% Gap with Other G7 Nations


"Britain?s poor productivity performance before, during and after the financial crisis of a decade ago has left a gap of 16% with the other six members of the G7 group of industrial nations. Internatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 15:39
Taggar: financial

ECB Warns About Higher Interest Rates


"The European Central Bank (ECB) is warning governments and other investors to get ready for higher interest rates. ECB member Benoit Coeure told a finance conference Monday that a looming adjustment t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 16:56
Taggar: bank, finance, financial, rate

Humaniq Releases 2nd Iteration of Financial Services App


"This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

APAC Market Update: Feeling Deflated


"Fridays core inflation numbers from the U.S., Europe and Japan were anything but, giving the U.S. Dollar a helping hand to start the week. Trading is off to a quiet start in Asia this week with the ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 07:38
Taggar: dollar, financial, inflation, market, trading

TT® Platform Expands into Interxion?s London Data Center


"Interxion?s financial hub facility has built up a critical mass of capital market participants."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-31 19:57
Taggar: financial, market

Market Enabler? Exchanges See Blockchain as New Revenue Play


"At a conference in Budapest this week, financial industry execs revealed shifting views on the best use case for distributed ledger tech. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-30 13:30
Taggar: financial

How Japan Prepares to Recognize Bitcoin as Method of Payment on April 1


"In February, Bitcoin.com reported that the first Japanese bill containing digital currencies, recognizing Bitcoin as a method of payment, was expected to enter into force sometime in April. Last week..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-30 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, report

Economic Forum Highlights China's Rise in Blockchain R&D


"Blockchain tech will likely boost financial inclusion, but a major impact is still a way off, according to panelists at a recent event in China. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 13:30
Taggar: financial

More Banks to Sign Up for ING's Ethereum Oil Trading Test


"Dutch bank ING's ethereum-based oil trading pilot is opening up to new financial institutions. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 15:00
Taggar: bank, financial, oil, oil trading, trading

All Eyes on Congress as Trump Issues Ultimatum


"Financial markets are in wait and see mode on Friday although there is an underlying sense of optimism, after Donald Trump dug in his heals on the revised healthcare plan and declared Congress should..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-24 13:50
Taggar: financial, market

Market Anxiety High as Doubts on Trump Policies Rise


"Shares, oil and the US dollar were all under pressure as global financial markets took fright at the prospect that Donald Trump would fail to deliver on his growth-boosting promises. In the most nervo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 21:17
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, oil, share, shares

Risk Aversion Spreads as Trump Trade Unravels


"Financial markets have moved into risk averse mode as traders appear to lose faith in Donald Trump?s ability to deliver on his ambitious election pledges. The Trump trade has seen equity markets soar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 13:58
Taggar: financial, market

After ETF Rejection, What's Next for Bitcoin On Wall Street?


"After the first bitcoin exchange-traded fund was rejected by the SEC, what lies in store for the digital currency within the financial sector? Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-18 15:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial

Week Ahead Dollar Drops After Rate Hike


"Fed speakers could stop USD slide The USD is weaker against major currencies across the board after the Fed hiked rates for the third time since the financial crisis but lacked upgrades to the economi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 22:06
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial, fx market, market, rate

G20 to Warn Against FX Volatility and Currency Devaluations


"The world’s financial leaders will renounce competitive devaluations and warn against exchange rate volatility, but they have not yet found a common stance on trade and protectionism, a draft st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 15:30
Taggar: bank, finance, financial, rate

Fed Eased Big Bank Merger Rules


"The U.S. Federal Reserve on Thursday made it easier for bigger lenders to merge, by quadrupling its threshold of combined size that would require an extensive regulatory review of a proposed deal. A m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 15:27
Taggar: bank, financial

Blender Procures Electronic Money Institution License in EU


"Blender?s new license also allows the company to operate as a fully functional financial institute in the EU."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 18:01
Taggar: financial, rate

Singapore Warns Investors about Trading Unregulated Binary Options


"The MAS reports an increase in the number of complaints from investors who have suffered financial losses from such investments."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 12:01
Taggar: financial, investment, report

Hong Kong?s Regulator SFC Warns Against Global-FX


"SFC routinely warns about such entities and scams operating in Hong Kong, one of the region?s paramount financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 20:14
Taggar: financial, market

Jacob Frenkel Join CME?s Think Tank of World Renowned Economists


"The CME's Competitive Markets Advisory Council consists of top financial experts, including Nobel Prize winners."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 09:19
Taggar: financial, market

Bitcoin ETF Result May Come After US Stock Market Close


"The SEC?s decision on the bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) is likely to arrive in the late afternoon, financial experts told CoinDesk. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-10 21:29
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Eze Software Integrates OTAS Trading Intelligence and Analytic Solutions


"Eze Software, a provider of investment technology for traders, asset managers, and other financial professionals, today announced the integration of OTAS? real-time data analytics and market intellige..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-10 21:26
Taggar: financial, investment, market

Scottish Independence Vote Inevitable


"A second Scottish independence referendum is now looking inevitable and ministers in the United Kingdom government have now concluded it is a question of when such a vote will be held, the Financial T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-10 13:24
Taggar: financial, report

LSE Announces Plans to Establish New Bond Trading Hub in London


"The ISM will offer all the benefits of London?s distinguished reputation, heritage and status as a global financial centre."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-09 19:56
Taggar: financial

Abide Financial Acquisition Yields New NEX Regulatory Reporting Solution


"The new compliance solution from NEX is a direct result from its Abide Financial acquisition into MiFID II reporting"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-09 10:56
Taggar: financial, report

Why Bitcoin Remittance Companies Are Still Shrugging Off Swift


"Financial messaging giant Swift may have introduced new payments tech, but bitcoin startups still feel confident about their role in the industry. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Bernard Coupez Appointed Chairman of Franc?s AMF Board of Directors


"Bernard?s career encompasses various positions in European financial institutions including BNP-Paribas."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 12:23
Taggar: financial

Australian Finance Regulator Launches Blockchain Research Effort


"Australian financial regulator AUSTRAC is launching a new innovation hub dedicated in part to blockchain research. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 16:59
Taggar: financial

A French Bitcoiner Argues in New York Court its too early to Regulate Bitcoin


"A Bitcoiner has been suing the New York Division of Financial Services over its ‘Bitlicense’ since 2015, claiming the regulation is too burdensome and precludes many from starting Bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Global Alternatives Secures Brendan Bradley as Non-Executive Chairman


"Brendan Bradley joins Global Alternatives following a lengthy career in the financial services industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 12:52
Taggar: financial

Breaking: Ireland Prepares Action to Protect Retail Investors in CFDs and FX


"The Central Bank of Ireland is preparing action to revamp the retail forex and CFDs offering to retail clients. The financial supervisor in the country has issued a consolation paper that is focusing..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 11:56
Taggar: bank, financial, financial trading, forex, trading

Breeze Bitcoin Wallet to Deploy Production-Ready Tumblebit Anonymizer


"As blockchain surveillance rises, the need for private financial transactions for bitcoin has become a holy grail for bitcoiners. Over the past few months, many Bitcoin proponents have been focused on..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-05 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Adding New Instruments, Technology and Liquidity ? Best of the Week


"Forex.com, FXCM, eToro, PFSPFT, and Sucden Financial are among the firms mentioned in the passing week's top stories."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-05 10:00
Taggar: etoro, financial, forex

TechFinancials Asia-Pac Subsidiary Adds $2.55mln for 2016


"B2C Subsidiary DragonFinancials has committed another $1.5mln after November interim payment"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 10:55
Taggar: financial

Dow Jones Breaks Above 21,000


"The Dow Jones Industrial Average topped 21,000 points for the first time, with the blue-chip index reaching the milestone a scant five weeks after breaching the 20,000 mark.  Stocks shot out of the ga..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 18:20
Taggar: bank, financial, market, point, rate

Canada: Balance of International Payments, Q4 2016


"Canada’s current account deficit (on a seasonally adjusted basis) narrowed by $9.0 billion in the fourth quarter to $10.7 billion as the goods balance posted its first surplus in more than two y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 15:41
Taggar: financial, investment, rate

Gold Bug Peter Schiff Calls Bitcoin ?Digital Fool?s Gold?


"This week CNBC broadcast a debate between financial markets commentator Brian Kelly, and gold proponent and economist Peter Schiff on the show ?Fast Money.? The two finance experts discussed which was..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, financial, gold, investment, market

Sucden Expands FX Prime Brokerage Services with Noel Singh at the Helm


"Singh formally steps into his role as head of eFX at Sucden Financial, joining the group from ABN AMRO."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 12:16
Taggar: financial

Market Awaits Trump Address Tonight


"U.S. stocks dipped Tuesday morning, pulled lower by financial and consumer discretionary names, and as investors focused on President Donald Trump’s first speech to a joint session of Congress..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 19:53
Taggar: financial, market

Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron Praises Blockchain Tech


"Former UK prime minister David Cameron has said that blockchain tech could help improve financial inclusion and government transparency. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 16:01
Taggar: financial

Inflation Weighs on UK Consumer Spending Plans


"British consumer morale edged lower in February as rising inflation following last year’s Brexit vote made householders warier about the outlook for their finances, surveys showed. Two separate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 15:29
Taggar: finance, financial, inflation, market, point, rate, report

Institutional Financial Blockchain Firm SETL Opens Paris Office


"The office will be led by Pierre Davoust, formerly Deputy Head of the Financial Markets Unit at the French Treasury."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 15:11
Taggar: financial, market

R3 Makes a Habit of Sending Cease-and-Desist Letters to Bitcoiners


"R3 is making a habit of sending cease-and-desist letters to bitcoin journalists and developers. R3 first gained notoriety for bringing together 70 of the world?s largest financial institutions under t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 15:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Markets Await Huge Trump Speech


"Donald Trump?s address to Congress on Tuesday is taking on the importance of a State of the Union speech when it comes to U.S. financial markets. For investors relying on more than a year of campaign..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 14:55
Taggar: dollar, financial, market

Coinbase Exits as Hawaii Requires Bitcoin Companies to Hold Fiat Reserves


"Coinbase announced on Monday that it ?must indefinitely suspend its business in Hawaii?. This is because the Hawaii Division of Financial Institutions (DFI) has imposed regulatory policies that would..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 13:00
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, financial

Italy?s CONSOB Warns Investors on Binary Option Broker GMoption


"The Italian financial regulator has added another unlicensed forex broker to its warning list. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 12:01
Taggar: financial, forex

Brexit Fallout Could Sap UK Finance Jobs Nationwide


"London isn't the only UK city poised to see its fair share of job cuts in the financial sector as Brexit looms."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 09:30
Taggar: financial, share

Fed and Market Not on Same Page


"Federal Reserve officials want investors to believe that every meeting is a live one, with the possibility always there that the central bank will hike interest rates in response to financial conditio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 17:02
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Poland?s Financial Ombudsman Calls for Bitcoin Exchange Regulation


"Poland?s Financial Ombudsman has called on the country?s Ministry of Finance to regulate the cryptocurrency exchanges. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 17:00
Taggar: currency, finance, financial

BoE Economist Says CB Has Improved its Forecasting Abilities


"The Bank of England has made “big improvements” in its ability to forecast the UK economy, the Bank’s chief economist has told MPs. Andy Haldane made his comment to the Treasury Sele..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 17:01
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

BoE Member Says Forecasting Next Crash is Impossible


"The Bank of England is unlikely to predict the next financial crisis, according to one of the central bank?s leading policymakers, who said economic models were unable to provide flawless forecasts fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 16:57
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

Citigroup Fined $5.3 Million in South Africa for Rand Rigging Violations


"The world's largest financial firm is being forced to hand over 10 percent of its annual turnover in a settlement."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 20:28
Taggar: financial

An Alliance Forms Under China?s New Bitcoin Regulations


"A big shift is happening in China concerning bitcoin trading. After the country?s central bank implemented new regulatory inspections and policies a lot has changed for Chinese bitcoin exchanges. Acco..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 18:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, trading

Santander Secures Saul Proctor in New Senior Banking Role


"Proctor joins Santander's Corporate & Commercial unit as the Director of its Financial Sponsors team."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 14:10
Taggar: financial, rate

EU Financial Transaction Tax Shaken as Race for London Jobs Intensifies


"London?s bankers have been loud about talking up their plans to leave London in light of the Brexit process that is being prepared by the UK government. As they contemplate to move jobs outside of Lon..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 12:19
Taggar: bank, financial, report

Fake Work Allegations Deal Massive Blow to Fillon?s Chances


"France’s financial prosecutor said on Thursday she would pursue a probe into fake work allegations about presidential candidate Francois Fillon, dealing a new blow to the ex-prime minister’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-16 15:19
Taggar: financial

Why Does Trump Want to Repeal Dodd-Frank?


"It?s an article of faith in the Republican Party that the economy will never prosper until we repeal the tough bank regulations that were enacted in 2010 following the financial crisis. Republicans sa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-15 18:59
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

Yellen Testimony Headlines Lively US Session


"Focus will be very much on the US on Wednesday as we await Janet Yellen?s second day of testimony, this time before the House Financial Services Committee, and prepare for an onslaught of economic dat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-15 13:45
Taggar: bank, financial, inflation, retail sales

Japan?s Biggest Bitcoin Exchange bitFlyer Secures an Extra $1.75m


"Mizuho Financial Group and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group joined Mitsubishi UFJ in backing bitFlyer."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 17:39
Taggar: financial

Fed Lacker Says Financial Markets Could be Surprised on Rates


"The Federal Reserve will likely have to raise interest rates more rapidly than financial markets currently expect given that any new policies by the Trump administration, while uncertain, will force t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 16:49
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Over 2500 Confirmed Attendees One Week Before the iFX EXPO ASIA 2017


"A record number of prominent brokers and other financial professionals have already registered to the Hong Kong event."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 16:15
Taggar: brokers, financial

Rising Inflation the Latest Headache For Central Banks


"Global central banks have spent trillions of dollars and the years since the financial crisis battling to ward off deflation and with mounting signs that their efforts are now paying off, inflation nu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 15:27
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial, inflation, market

Banking Giant Mizuho Invests in Japan's Biggest Bitcoin Exchange


"Japan's largest bitcoin exchange by volume has announced a new round of fundraising backed by three domestic financial giants. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 14:25
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

Yellen to Face Questions on Post Dodd-Frank Regulation


"Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s semiannual testimony before Congress this week comes as the banking industry is about to undergo a dramatic makeover. Consequently, the central bank leader can expect to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 21:14
Taggar: bank, financial

HKEX Onboards Ferheen Mahomed to Head Legal Services Department


"Ms. Ferheen is heavily involved in the financial community and she was a former member of SFC's product advisory committee."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 18:04
Taggar: financial

MetaQuotes Expands Liquidity for MetaTrader 5 via Just2Trade


"Just2Trade provides access to 9,000 financial instruments including over 6,000 US stocks and ETFs and 700 Russian stocks."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 15:18
Taggar: financial

Spotlight in Coming Week to Fall on the Fed


"Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s semi-annual Humphrey-Hawkins testimony before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday and House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday could prove contentious, with R..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 15:05
Taggar: bank, financial

Deutsche Bank Analyst: Blockchain Could Have Prevented Soros Leaks


"One Deutsche Bank analyst believes a recent, unwanted financial disclosure could have been prevented with blockchain tech. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 15:00
Taggar: bank, financial

Forex Giants Trading Bitcoin? In Japan That Might Be Months Away


"When new legislation becomes law later this year, Japan's blockchain market will see financial giants come on board, industry insiders tell CoinDesk. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 14:15
Taggar: financial, market

Broadridge Estimates Blockchain Technology Could Save the Financial Market $30b


"80% of financial firms expect a transformative impact of blockchain, and adoption within 3-5 years, according to new report."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 12:59
Taggar: financial, report

Fed Will Be Strict in Hitting Dual Mandate Targets


"U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer said there was significant uncertainty about U.S. fiscal policy under the Trump administration, but the Fed would be strict in meeting targets of creati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 10:11
Taggar: employment, financial, inflation

Next Week


"Central Banks: Federal Reserve Chair Yellen delivers her semi-annual Humphrey Hawkins testimony on the economy and monetary policy to the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday and the House Financial Se..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-10 20:58
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

X Open Hub Expands CFDs List to Add Scandinavian Stocks


"Equity CFDs have been popular financial instruments among retail and institutional investors to hedge their share portfolio."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-10 17:25
Taggar: financial, share

Republican Congressman Outlines Dodd-Frank Rule Changes


"House Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) is strengthening his attack on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and scaling back regulations on living wills and bank stress tests in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 23:09
Taggar: bank, financial

BoE Appoints Charlotte Hogg as Deputy Governor


"The Bank of England has appointed Charlotte Hogg as its second most powerful executive, in a role that tasks the former financier with keeping a check on Britain?s financial sector. Hogg has been appo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 23:05
Taggar: bank, financial, market, point

Financial Commission Appoints New Chief Business Development Officer


"Mr. Symonenko has over a decade experience in the financial industry combined with in-depth expertise in the banking sector."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 22:25
Taggar: bank, financial

Belgium?s Watchdog Warns of Several ?Boiler and Recovery Rooms?


"FSMA operates as a watchdog for financial trading, securities and markets in Belgium, overseeing a variety of assets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 16:59
Taggar: financial, financial trading, market, rate, trading

Stater Global Markets Onboards David Dohmen as Head of Compliance


"Recently launched Prime of Prime (PoP) brokerage Stater Global Markets announced that David Dohmen is appointed as the company’s Head of Compliance. He will be reporting directly to the CEO of t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 13:02
Taggar: financial, market, point, report

EIA Inventories Eyed as Oil Tanks on API Report


"Caution continues to rear its head in financial markets on Wednesday and yet, a day after setting record intraday highs, US indices are poised to open a little higher once again. Political risk remain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-08 14:11
Taggar: financial, market

Oil: The API Tells Oil Bulls Goodbye


"Crude marks time in Asian trading, after last night’s API inventory numbers had oil skidding on the shale. Heading into my 50th birthday next week, I am certainly feeling like the old man of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-08 10:52
Taggar: financial, market, oil, trading

Greek Debt Costs Rise After IMF Warning


"Fresh worries over Greece?s debts have pushed the country?s borrowing costs sharply higher amid renewed insistence from Athens it will not swallow further austerity demands from international lenders..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 21:49
Taggar: financial, market

South Africa's Financial Power Players Are Going All-In on Blockchain


"Nearly every major financial institution in South Africa has gathered to chart the country's path towards possible large-scale blockchain adoption. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 14:25
Taggar: financial

Sentiment Hampered By French Election Concerns


"European financial markets struggled with growing economic and political concerns on Tuesday as the euro neared its biggest fall this year and bond yield spreads over Germany reaching the widest in se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 12:48
Taggar: currencies, dollar, financial, market, spread

On Decentralization and Network Societies: An Interview With David Orban


"The sixth D10e decentralization conference is coming to Bucharest, Romania next month featuring a line-up of over 40 innovators focused on decentralized technologies, such as Bitcoin, singularity, aut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Scaling Back Dodd-Frank Won?t Be Fast or Easy


"It has taken seven years to put in place the regulatory strictures imposed on Wall Street after the financial crisis. They won?t be removed fast or easily. President Donald Trump?s Friday directive th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 16:28
Taggar: financial

Forex Brokers Update ? February 5th, 2017


"One new Forex broker has been added during the first week of February: Financial Spreads — an introducing broker for the UK-regulated company FINSA Europe Ltd. The&..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-05 12:24
Taggar: financial, forex, spread, trading

Dodd-Frank Rollback, US Forex Funds and Staff in Cyprus


"Several important news items have hit the wires last week, with Donald Trump once again at the forefront of the financial industry. While the process of unwinding some effects of Dodd-Frank is on its..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-05 12:19
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, point

MarketAxess Onboards Former FINRA CEO to Board of Directors


"In October 2010, Mr. Ketchum was appointed by Obama to serve on the President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-03 18:16
Taggar: financial, point

Trump to Order Review of Dodd-Frank


"President Donald Trump will order a sweeping review of the Dodd-Frank Act rules enacted in response to the 2008 financial crisis, a White House official said, signing an executive action Friday design..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-03 15:47
Taggar: financial

CME Group Discloses Strong Financial Results in 2016


"The group?s solid fourth quarter financial performance was driven by the highest quarterly average daily volume to date."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 19:34
Taggar: financial

Roubini Warns End is Near on Trump Rally


"When Donald Trump was elected president of the US, stock markets rallied impressively. Investors were initially giddy about Trump?s promises of fiscal stimulus, deregulation of energy, health care and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 18:10
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Playtech Signs Deal With Greek Betting and Lottery Operator


"Gaming and financial industry giant Playtech signs an agreement with OPAP"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 19:44
Taggar: financial

How Bitcoin Companies can Legally Operate in Switzerland


"Switzerland is often thought of as a Bitcoin-friendly country. The Canton of Zug, for example, is sometimes called the crypto capital of the world and many Bitcoin service startups are located there..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, market, rate

DCG Leads $2m Funding Round in Blockchain Digital Identity Startup


"Cambridge Blockchain is developing its digital identity software with some of the top global financial institutions."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 16:07
Taggar: financial

Shock Rattle and Roll


"  Shock Rattle and Roll Loose lips sink ships and overnight comments in the Financial Times cited Peter Navarro, director of Trump’s new National Trade Council and senior trade adviser, who said..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 03:06
Taggar: financial

BitPay Elects Carl Stern as Newts Member to Board of Directors


"BitPay?s CEO Stephen Pair framed the hiring as a move that would further demonstrate his company commitment to financial world."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 22:23
Taggar: financial, rate

What Happened at Satoshi Roundtable III?


"Satoshi Roundtable III took place last week in Cancun, Mexico. As is usual for the invite-only, private gathering, attendees have taken to blogs and social media to share their experiences of the even..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, investment, share

January in Figures


"The slumping dollar was the fulcrum of financial market activity in January. Dollar lows for the month were hit on January 31 against the euro, yen, Swiss franc, Australian dollar and kiwi, and the mo..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 00:25
Taggar: aussie, dollar, financial, kiwi, market

Greece Could be In Need of Further Bailouts


"After nearly 10 years of crippling austerity, contraction, brinkmanship and bailouts, the Greek economy returned to growth in 2016. However this good news could soon be eclipsed as fears are raised th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 21:56
Taggar: economy, financial

Markets roiled by Trump Travel Ban


"Financial analysts are concerned that the backlash against Trump?s plans could have serious economic consequences. Stephen Innes, a senior trader at OANDA, summed the situation up well: ?World leaders..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 11:33
Taggar: financial

Aussie very subdued in APAC trade


"[REUTERS SYDNEY] The Australian and New Zealand dollars treaded water against the greenback in holiday-thinned trade on Monday, with both currencies headed for their best monthly gains since early 201..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 04:19
Taggar: currencies, dollar, financial, market

A Digital Currency Scam is Misusing the Rothschild Family Name


"Financial advisory firm Rothschild & Co. issued an unusual warning on Monday: stay away from a fake and fraudulent digital currency. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 15:30
Taggar: currency, financial

EU Moscovici Says Euro Won?t Collapse


"The euro currency is not going to collapse, neither now nor in 20 years, European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici said on Thursday. Moscovici was responding to comment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 19:30
Taggar: currency, financial, report

Why South Korean Bitcoin Adoption Could Outpace Most Other Countries This Year


"The currency with the fifth-highest Bitcoin trading volume today is the South Korean Won, already surpassing some larger financial centers such as the UK, Russia, and Indonesia. The country?s Bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-25 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, trading

In the Battle Between Google, Facebook, and Amazon Against Banks: Bitcoin Will Be the Winner


"As the banking industry struggles to keep its competitive advantage, experts mull the possibility of Google, Facebook, Apple, and Amazon snatching from banks the exclusivity to provide financial servi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-25 02:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, financial

NZD/Dairy Correlation ? Not That Simple


"In early 2008, when the global financial crisis started crippling the world economy, the New Zealand economy entered into recession. Correspondingly, for the most part of..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 21:33
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, financial, kiwi

Amsterdam Could be Winner of City Exodus After Brexit


"Amsterdam is in talks with major financial institutions based in the city of London about their imminent relocation to the Dutch capital, but its deputy mayor has warned the national government that t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 20:19
Taggar: bank, financial

Nigeria?s Bitcoin Interest Unwavering Despite Government Crackdown


"Nigeria has recently tightened control over bitcoin’s use. However, Bitcoin interest in the country remains strong despite the government’s efforts there. Also read: Nigerian SEC Associate..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-21 13:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Needham: Banning Does Not Prevent Bitcoin Adoption


"Needham & Company LLC, released a note for investors Thursday on the ‘Economic and Financial Turmoil Driving Bitcoin Interest & Adoption’. The note discusses various indicators the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, indicators, inflation, oil

EU Watchdog: Blockchain Security Should Be Concern For Finance Firms


"Financial firms need to be mindful of cybersecurity as they look to integrate blockchain, a top IT security agency for the European Union said. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 17:30
Taggar: financial, rate

Traders Cautious Ahead of Trump?s Inauguration


"The day of Donald Trump?s inauguration has arrived and financial markets are displaying exactly the kind of caution you would expect given his incredible ability to send investors into a frenzy. Throu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 13:17
Taggar: financial, market

Blockstream is Making a Case for a New Kind of Private Blockchain


"Could Blockstream's Liquid project soon offer financial firms a better solution than standard private blockchains? Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 12:05
Taggar: financial

Blockstream Makes its Case for Bitcoin-Powered Private Blockchains


"Could Blockstream's Liquid project soon offer financial firms a better solution than standard private blockchains? Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 12:05
Taggar: financial

Bitcoin is Tapping Into the Laws of Nature. Part 3.


"Over Part 1 and Part 2 of this series we have come a long way to proving how disconnected the legacy financial system is to natural law. We have also seen how perfectly aligned bitcoin works with natu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 08:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, point

Auto Industry Key For UK in Brexit Negotiations


"Britain’s car industry is a key part of the economy and the government is looking to ensure the best possible EU market access for all of the country’s important sectors, Prime Minister Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 14:42
Taggar: economy, financial, market

Is the Gold Rally Over?


"Since the US Election gold has been following has been following the ebbs and flows of Mr. Trump closer then the world follows his Twitter account. But there has always been a bigger gorilla in the ro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 11:15
Taggar: financial, gold, market

Bitcoin?s ?Bad Boy? Brand Name Here To Stay


"The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) reaffirms that bitcoin is an “official” US name for virtual currency. Incidentally, many find the name Bitcoin an “unattract..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, point

China's Biggest Blockchain Startup Will Release New Tech in 2017


"Shanghai-based Juzhen Financials plans to launch its own proprietary blockchain technology for banks this year. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 15:00
Taggar: bank, financial

Fed Chair Yellen: Blockchain is an 'Important Technology'


"Blockchain is ?an important technology? given its potential impact on the global financial system, Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen said today. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 00:00
Taggar: financial

UAE 'Virtual Currency' Restrictions Cast Uncertain Shadow on Bitcoin


"The UAE central bank is seeking to prohibit the use of digital currencies in the financial sector. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 13:30
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial

Does Satoshi?s Libertarian Statements from the Past Matter Anymore?


"Bitcoin is a revolutionary experiment that may disrupt the world’s financial markets and society?s norms in more ways than one. Everyone has their own ideas of how they envision bitcoin being us..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, economy, financial, market, point

Sterling Volatility Rises Ahead of May Brexit Speech


"Financial market bets on swings in the value of sterling over the next week reached their most extreme since October on Friday, driven by news that Prime Minister Theresa May will lay out more of her..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 12:01
Taggar: financial, market

Bank of Korea Keeps Key Rate on Hold


"South Korea?s central bank left its policy rate unchanged for a seventh month on Friday, reflecting caution about financial stability in the face of slowing growth. The central bank said in a statemen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 04:11
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Demonetisation Trigged World Bank Downgrade to India?s Growth Forecast


"The World Bank has downgraded the Indian economy?s growth forecast as sharp falls in the country?s automobile and real estate sales flagged the short-term impact of recalling India?s two most-used ban..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 21:54
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, real estate

'Satoshi Roundtable' Brings Blockchain Bigwigs Back for Third Year


"Bitcoin movers and shakers at this year's "Satoshi Roundtable" will be joined by members of the World Bank and other financial institutions. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 19:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial

Brexit Risk Has Declined Says BoE Governor


"The immediate risk posed by Brexit to the UK economy has declined, the governor of the Bank of England has told MPs. Mark Carney said that action by the Bank before and after the vote to leave the Eur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 18:27
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

UK Bank Chiefs Warn Brexit Will Mean Loss of Jobs in London


"Brexit poses a risk to the global financial system and could involve tens of thousands of job losses in the City, MPs have been warned. Xavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange (LSE)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 15:54
Taggar: financial

Venezuelans Turn to Bitcoin to Escape Financial Hardships


"Venezuela has been suffering from significant economic decline and turbulent markets. Many worldwide and residents of the region blame the country?s socialist government and centrally planned economic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, market, report

Colombia?s Poor Banking Infrastructure Great Potential for Bitcoin


"The South American country of Colombia and a crumbling financial system but the bitcoin market has enormous potential. Bitcoin.com interviewed SurBTC’s CEO Guillermo Torrealba about the bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-07 16:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, market, rate

USD Gains Versus JPY Ahead of FOMC Minutes


"The U.S. dollar rebounded to around the 118 yen line Wednesday morning in Tokyo as solid U.S. manufacturing data continued to provide support, after falling overnight from a three-week high it hit in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 20:27
Taggar: dollar, financial, market

Why Volume Is Exploding at Mexican Bitcoin Exchange Bitso


"The peso has steadily declined in the past three years and today sits at twenty-to-one to the dollar amid a period of economic uncertainty. In a nation of 120 million, 80 million lack access to basic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-02 13:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, financial

2016 Market Movements Before and After the U.S. Election


"The U.S. election on November 8th was a turning point for many financial market instruments. The ten-year Treasury yield had declined 41 basis points to 1.86% between the end of 2015 and the election..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-29 19:32
Taggar: financial, market, point

Bitcoin is Tapping Into the Laws of Nature ? Part 1


"Although it is on the cutting edge of technology bitcoin might be more closely aligned with nature than we think. This series of 3 articles compares how bitcoin and the legacy financial systems stack..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-29 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, financial

EUR/USD Trades Positively on Positive US Fundamentals


"The euro added momentum against the greenback during today’s trading session after some better-than-expected macroeconomic indicators had been released in the United States..."

Google Searches for Bitcoin up Over 400% in Venezuela Over the Past Week


"The economy of Venezuela has been shred apart by a financial crisis resulted from the local government?s decision to demonetize the nation?s largest denomination banknote. However, after a plane carry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-27 11:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, economy, financial

El-Erian Says Strong Dollar Could Hamper Trump Growth Plans


"The expectation that Trump will have better luck on this front has produced a textbook asset-price response. Stock prices have climbed, led by financials and industrials; interest rates on US governme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-19 21:10
Taggar: dollar, financial, rate

Oil Higher on OPEC and Other Major Producers Agreement


"Oil prices rose on Tuesday, supported by strong demand in Asia and supply cuts by Abu Dhabi, Kuwait and Qatar as part of production curbs organized by OPEC and other exporters. But traders said the ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-13 16:43
Taggar: financial, market, oil, profit

Dollar Debt Issuance Soars in Q3


"The amount of dollar-denominated debt issued by financial institutions stepped up to reach a record high during the third quarter as the influence of central banks receded, according to the latest qua..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-12 09:58
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial

US Consumer Confidence Beats Estimates After Election


"Consumer confidence jumped more than forecast this month as Americans expressed the sunniest picture of their financial situation in 11 years, extending a boost following Donald Trump?s election victo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-09 17:27
Taggar: consumer confidence, financial

Euro Bears Looking to Sell on Rallies


"Friday December 9: Five things the markets are talking about An expansive monetary policy buys time for reforms, but too much stimulus creates an unstable financial market. The ECB’s decision to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-09 13:43
Taggar: financial, market, point, rate

Eurozone Not Planning Italy Aid Program


"The euro zone bailout fund is not preparing financial support for Italy though some individual Italian banks have problems and need to raise capital, the head of the fund said on Friday. Klaus Regling..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-09 12:16
Taggar: bank, financial, report

Citi?s Response Appropriate During Sterling Flash Crash


"Citi (C.N) said on Wednesday that its trading operations functioned appropriately in a thin and illiquid market during October’s “flash crash” in sterling, responding to a Financial..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-07 12:27
Taggar: bank, financial, market, pound, report, trading

European Yields Fall Ahead of ECB Decision


"US futures are trading flat as we approach the open on Tuesday, following a largely mixed session in Europe where traders already have one eye on the ECB meeting on Thursday in the absence of any nota..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-06 13:54
Taggar: financial, market, trading

Political Uncertainty Added to Italian Woes


"Italy sank into political limbo after Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced his resignation on the back of a crushing defeat over his constitutional referendum, triggering renewed financial turbulence..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-05 10:50
Taggar: financial

PBOC Cash Drain


"SHANGHAI?China?s central bank has stepped up efforts to drain cash from the country?s financial system in the past week, as it seeks to curb excessive borrowing and tame frothy markets. The cost for b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-02 23:18
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Credit Scoring via Mobile Activity: A Game Changer for the Unbanked?


"Credit scoring through mobile-behavior analysis may be good news for the developing world and the financial industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-02 11:53
Taggar: analysis, financial

Former CBOE Member Fined $21.8m for Fraudulent Activities in Ponzi Scheme


"Wilkinson fraudulently solicited $11 million from investors claiming he would trade financial instruments on their behalf. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-01 14:23
Taggar: financial

Rhodium Forex Flagged by UK?s FCA as Unlicenced Broker


"The FCA has warned investors against using the services of another unregulated financial services firm. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-01 12:24
Taggar: financial

Wolverine Execution Services Deploys Corvil?s Execution Suite


"Corvil, a specialist in real-time data analytics and regulatory solutions for the financial services industry, has been selected by Wolverine Execution Services (WEX) to help facilitate and support it..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 18:24
Taggar: financial, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Edges Lower, BoE Apprehensive About Trump


"GBP/USD has edged lower in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the pair is trading at 1.2460. On the release front, the BoE released its Financial Stability report, with the bank noting co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 17:23
Taggar: bank, financial, rate, report, trading

FIS Teams Up with Early Warning to Expand Its Real-Time P2P Payment Offering


"Financial institutions can now offer faster P2P payment services to meet the demands of digital customers. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 10:55
Taggar: financial

One Financial Markets Garners SFC Approval, Opens New Hong Kong Office


"One Financial Markets has been granted regulatory approval by the SFC, facilitating a new office in Hong Kong."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 10:39
Taggar: financial, market

November in Figures


"World financial markets spent most of November grappling with the implications of Donald Trump’s unexpected victory and the Republican Party’s coming control of the executive, legislative..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 00:43
Taggar: financial, market

Canada: Q3 Balance of International Payments, 2016


"Canada’s current account deficit (on a seasonally adjusted basis) narrowed $0.7 billion in the third quarter to $18.3 billion, following three straight quarterly increases. In the financial acco..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-29 15:42
Taggar: financial, investment, rate

Calypso Testing Blockchain for Multi-Party Trade Confirmation with R3


"This is one of the first real integrations between the blockchain consortium and an established financial software vendor."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-29 14:12
Taggar: financial

Bank of Israel Regulation for Shekel Derivatives Commences in January 2017


"Reporting obligations apply to all financial entities that trade shekel derivatives. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-28 15:58
Taggar: financial, report

The Code of Endless Possibilities: HR Trends in the Fintech Industry


"Searching for the right industry in the financial technology space, the blockchain seems to be the most promising niche."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-28 15:04
Taggar: financial

OPEC and APAC Emerging Markets


"OPEC is meeting this week and this is likely to dominate discussion in the markets. Over the weekend, the world witnessed the demise of Fidel Castro at the age of 90 and is facing a post election U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-28 08:49
Taggar: dollar, financial, market

Lloyds Elevates James Garvey as its Head of Commercial Banking Markets


"New ring fencing rules in the UK have prompted a change at Lloyds to merge its capital and financial markets units."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-25 18:30
Taggar: financial, market

Bloomberg Forum Reveals Challenges and Trends Faced by Chinese Hedge Funds


"Leading Chinese hedge funds recently gathered to discuss the latest trends and strategies in the financial markets. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-25 10:02
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Financial Commission Certifies Tradency?s RoboX


"Tradency has become the Financial Commission's latest approved provider."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-24 21:34
Taggar: financial

OECD Says Income Inequality Still at Record Levels


"The gap between the rich and poor remains at record levels, according to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development as the poorest 10% have been unable to recover from the blow dealt by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-24 18:12
Taggar: employment, financial

ECB Warns of Political Risks to Financial Stability


"Political uncertainty is putting the eurozone’s financial stability at risk, according to the European Central Bank. The Brexit referendum and the US election both ratcheted up what it calls its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-24 17:34
Taggar: bank, financial, inflation

Euro zone stability risk on the rise, some sovereign vulnerable


"Financial stability risk is rising in the euro zone and concerns may re-emerge about some countries’ ability to sustain their debt, potentially raising pressure on the bloc’s weakest sover..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-24 15:30
Taggar: bank, financial

John Reed Becomes Non-Executive Chairman of ActivTrades


"The financial industry veteran adds another non-executive director position to his career portfolio."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-24 15:16
Taggar: financial

Bosphorus Bridge Over Troubled Water: What?s Next for Turkey?s FX Industry?


"As a part of Erdo?an?s actions to turn Turkey into regional financial hub, the FX industry quickly evolved."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-23 17:10
Taggar: financial

Horizon Collaborates with Neo & Partners Global to Enhance Trading Environment


"The partnership reinforces Singapore's position as a leading international financial trading hub. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-23 16:06
Taggar: financial, financial trading, trading

ECB to Lend More Bonds to Avert Market Freeze


"The European Central Bank is looking for ways to lend out more of its huge pile of government debt to avert a freeze in the 5.5 trillion euro short-term funding market that underpins the financial sys..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-23 14:15
Taggar: bank, financial, market

ICAP Adds Stuart Connolly as Head of Client Product Development, PTRI


"Connolly joins ICAP from Goldman Sachs bringing with him 20 years experience in the financial markets. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-21 12:48
Taggar: financial, gold, market

Forex Brokers Update ? November 20th, 2016


"Just a small update this week: ThinkForex has completed its rebranding into ThinkMarkets as the broker expands into broader financial markets. FXCM opened an office in South A..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-20 09:45
Taggar: bull, financial, forex, market, rate, spread

FSC Mauritius Reports YTD Solid Financial Results


"The announcement boosts the island?s plans to sell itself as a world class financial-services hub to investment companies."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-18 17:09
Taggar: announcement, financial, investment

China Unveils New London Financial District Plan Post Brexit


"Chinese banks are backing a new financial district which is due to be constructed near London's City Airport."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-18 12:11
Taggar: bank, financial

FDIC Chief Urges Fed to Increase Rates


"The Federal Reserve should demand more capital from Wall Street while the central bank slowly increases interest rates, a leading U.S. regulator said on Thursday as he outlined a formula for future ec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-17 16:56
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Fed?s Kashkari Says Odds of Another Crisis at 67%


"Tougher banking regulations put into effect since the Great Recession have lowered the chances of another financial crisis, but they odds are still much too high, Minneapolis Federal Reserve President..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-17 16:54
Taggar: analysis, bank, financial

Yellen Testimony and Inflation Data Eyed


"Financial markets may have all but priced in a rate hike from the Federal Reserve in December but Donald Trump?s election victory has slightly altered the conversation among traders from the timing of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-17 14:11
Taggar: financial, market, rate

IPC Expands Financial Markets Network Capabilities in Russia


"The solution allows for secure trading, liquidity sourcing and best execution in the Russian financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-16 12:11
Taggar: financial, market, trading

US Stocks Touch Record High on Monday


"The Dow Jones Industrial average opened at a record high on Monday, driven by financial stocks, after the index capped off its best week since 2011 following Donald Trump’s unexpected victory in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 18:01
Taggar: financial

Finance Magnates? Vadim Sviderski Joins Financial Commission


"With more than fifteen years experience, Mr. Sviderski brings a diverse set of skills to Financial Commission?s DRC."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 16:57
Taggar: financial

Why Trump? What?s Next? Hold On


"The financial sites are all trying to make up for past bad predictions with new, ultimately bad, predictions."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 14:10
Taggar: financial

May to Be ?Unashamedly Pro-Business? in Brexit Talks


"The British government will be “unashamedly pro-business” as it seeks to forge the country’s future role outside the European Union, but business must also act responsibly, Prime Min..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 09:27
Taggar: financial

Household Debt a Growing Risk in China


"Single-mother Li Ying helps explain why household debt in China may be a bigger risk to the giant economy than previously thought. Faced with expensive medical bills to treat breast cancer, the 38-yea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-11 13:27
Taggar: economy, financial

Donald Trump Reportedly Advised to On-Board Jamie Dimon as Treasury Secretary: CNBC


"Donald Trump could be preparing to majorly overhaul the financial services industry in the U.S. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 22:45
Taggar: financial

Dow Average Climbs to Record High


"Donald Trump?s unlikely rise to power is providing a shot in the arm for global financial markets, with stocks and commodities rallying on optimism that his fiscal-stimulus plans will boost the global..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 18:06
Taggar: economy, financial, market

US Elections: The Day After


"The aftermath of yesterday's Presidential election and how it might translate into trends in the financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 09:35
Taggar: financial, market

New Zealand?s FMA Adds TCA Financial and Trade12 to its Warning List


"TCA Financial has been flagged again and is now included in the FMA?s warning list along with Trade12. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-09 10:55
Taggar: financial

Tickmill Expands Global Footprint with FCA Regulated UK Entity


"Tickmill's UK entity is now licenced and regulated by the UK's Financial Conduct Authority. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-09 10:07
Taggar: financial

Chinese Central Bank to Supply Liquidity to Prevent Asset Bubbles


"China’s central bank said on Tuesday that it will maintain ample liquidity in the country’s financial system while taking steps to prevent asset bubbles in an increasingly leveraged econom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-08 16:29
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, leverage, report

World-renowned Mentalist, Lior Suchard, to Amaze London Summit


"Attendees at the online financial trading industry's most exclusive event are in for a special treat."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-08 15:54
Taggar: financial, financial trading, trading

Markets Seeing the Calm Before the Storm


"We?re seeing the calm before the storm in financial markets on Tuesday as the build up to the US election gets underway prompting extreme caution among traders. We saw plenty of risk appetite on Monda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-08 13:26
Taggar: financial, market

Clinton Vs. Trump: Markets In Dilemma


"Banks, brokers, investors and other financial market players are all biting their nail ahead of the big event."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-08 12:00
Taggar: bank, brokers, financial, market

How Will Markets Trade Around the Election?


"The events of the past ten days ? which have seen stocks, currencies, and commodities fluctuate in response to changes in the U.S. presidential race ? drive this message home: elections can matter for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-08 11:07
Taggar: currencies, financial, market

Broadridge Introduces New Regulatory Solutions Suite, Facilitating DOL Rules


"An upcoming DOL rule will serve as one of the largest regulatory events facing the financial industry in recent years."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-03 22:08
Taggar: financial

Article 50 Brexit Procedure to Require Parliament Vote, Supreme Court Pending


"Could financial services passporting be on the negotiating table for the UK government?"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-03 13:23
Taggar: financial

Dutch AFM Warns Against Monex BMO Securities


"The Netherland?s financial watchdog has red-flagged the online brokerage as a suspected boiler-room scam. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-03 12:31
Taggar: financial, oil

China Services Grow at Fastest Pace Since July


"China’s services sector grew at the strongest pace in four months in October as new business picked up, encouraging companies to hire more workers, a private survey showed. The figures were firs..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-03 10:24
Taggar: financial, financial news, report

The Changing Face of Compliance and Why You Should Be Concerned


"What caused compliance and risk management to become the foremost concern of all financial services providers?"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-02 13:42
Taggar: financial

ASIC and OSC Sign Agreement to Support Innovative Fintech Companies


"The Canadian and Australian financial watchdogs have joined forces to encourage fintech firms realise their potential. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-02 12:09
Taggar: financial

Trump Resurgence Rattles Markets Ahead of Fed


"It was always expected to be a volatile week for financial markets given the number of major central bank announcements, US jobs report release and the constant flow of earnings reports, but the resur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-02 08:54
Taggar: announcement, bank, financial, market, report

Financial Commission Expands Membership with Addition of Axiory Global


"Axiory Global is the latest addition to the Financial Commission's growing membership."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-01 21:11
Taggar: financial

Crushing Debt and Credit Scores: What Millennials Need to Do to Fix their Futures


"Smart financial moves, while not the most glamorous sounding life decisions, could make all the difference down the road."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-31 11:46
Taggar: financial

Trading Places: UBS, HSBC See New Hires Despite Lackluster Year


"Catch up on the biggest moves of the week from around the financial services industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-30 11:35
Taggar: financial

Invast Securities Discloses Mixed Results in Second Quarter FY2017


"Invast?s latest metrics release follows on the heels of a September update to its financials earlier this month."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-28 11:12
Taggar: financial

EU Lawmakers Fail to Revive Risky Bank Split Law Draft


"European Union lawmakers have failed in their latest attempt to revive a draft law giving regulators powers to split up risky banks in order to prevent a repeat of the costly taxpayer bail-outs during..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 18:12
Taggar: bank, financial

UK Weekly Earnings Rose 2% YoY


"Britons? real weekly earnings went up by nearly 2% last year in the biggest increase since the financial crisis, as low inflation and the introduction of the ?national living wage? boosted take-home p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 15:29
Taggar: financial, inflation

Financial Services Will Be at Heart of Brexit Talks


"British finance minister Philip Hammond reiterated on Tuesday that he wanted to prioritise the country’s financial services sector in talks about the country’s new relationship with the Eu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 16:11
Taggar: finance, financial, rate

Alpari and the Republic of Mauritius in Cooperation Talk


"A proposed cooperation between Alpari and the government of Mauritius could bolster the country's financial sector."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 08:32
Taggar: financial

UK Banks Reaching Out to Government to Avoid Hard Brexit


"Large banks with a presence in the U.K. feel the country’s government is not fully receptive to the financial services sector in the wake of the uncertainty surrounding the Brexit vote, an indus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 19:03
Taggar: bank, financial

Which Part of Your Income Is from Forex Trading?


"Every newbie trader dreams of being a full-time Forex trader, with full-time defined as 1–2 hours a day and not having to worry about any financial matters ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 17:33
Taggar: financial, forex, forex trade, profit, trading

Fewer UK Companies Seeking Insolvency After Brexit


"The number of UK companies struggling to stay afloat has fallen in a further sign that the economy is holding up after the Brexit vote. In the three months after the referendum on 23 June, the number..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 17:09
Taggar: economy, financial

Volante Technologies Deploys MuleSoft?s Anypoint Platform


"The new MuleSoft connector will also grant customers access to large swaths of financial message standards."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 16:15
Taggar: financial

Fed?s Dudley Wants Clear View of Treasury Trading Market


"Regulators need a clearer view of the trading that takes place in the U.S. Treasury market, the world’s deepest, in order to better understand looming risks and the sources of abrupt changes in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 15:38
Taggar: bank, financial, market, trading

Financial Spreads Improves Guaranteed Stop Orders Execution


"UK spread betting and CFDs brokerages Financial Spreads has made two substantial changes to warrant execution."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-18 12:50
Taggar: financial, spread

Fed Speeches and Oil Data Eyed, GBP Remains Key


"It?s been a relatively slow start to trading on Thursday as investors absorb the FOMC minutes on Wednesday, weigh up the next move in sterling as it trades around its all-time low and look ahead to th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-13 12:21
Taggar: financial, market, trading

£20 Billion Brexit Bill Awaiting UK Taxpayer


"Britain is facing a divorce bill from the EU for as much as 20 billion euros ($22 billion), according to a Financial Times analysis that shows the bloc?s shared budget is emerging as one of the bigges..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-13 11:25
Taggar: analysis, financial, share

Russian Payments Service Provider Qiwi Joins R3 Blockchain Consortium


"QIWI is the first company from Russia to join R3's global network of banks and financial institutions. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-13 11:01
Taggar: bank, financial

DongXing Securities Selects Horizon for Options Trading


"The collaboration will lead to the development of a bigger trading system and support a broad range of financial products. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-12 14:12
Taggar: financial, trading, trading system

Be a Forex Broker, No Experience Necessary


"The share market is popular for the same reasons as forex - everyone can gain and participate in the financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-12 13:00
Taggar: financial, forex, market, share

City of London a Priority in Brexit Talks


"Getting the best deal for the City of London will be an “absolute priority” in Brexit trade talks with the European Union, Britain’s financial services minister said on Tuesday. At a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-11 14:51
Taggar: bank, financial

BoE?s Kashyap Says Worried About Spillover from EU Banking Woes


"A Bank of England policymaker charged with overseeing the banking sector said he had big concerns about the risk of British banks being hurt by trouble among their peers elsewhere in the European Unio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-11 14:46
Taggar: bank, financial, point

Italy?s CONSOB Warns Against Unregulated Forex Broker FXGlory


"The Italian financial regulator has added another unlicensed forex broker to its warning list."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-11 10:29
Taggar: financial, forex

Canada?s OSC Warns against Two Unregistered Brokers


"The brokers offer trading on a wide range of financial instruments including FX, Options, CFD and Precious Metals."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-07 23:23
Taggar: brokers, financial, trading

Charterprime Selected by Tune Group as Official Brokerage Partner


"Charterprime will act in an official brokerage capacity for all financial spot and futures products. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-06 08:47
Taggar: financial

IMF Says Deutsche Bank Needs to Convince Investors its Business Model is Viable


"Deutsche Bank needs to convince investors that its business model is viable in an extremely low-rate environment, a senior International Monetary Fund official said on Wednesday amid market concerns a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-05 18:37
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Hard Brexit Could Cost 38 Billion Pounds


"Britain’s financial industry could lose up to 38 billion pounds ($48.34 billion) in revenue in a so-called ‘hard Brexit’ that would leave it with restricted access to the European Un..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-05 15:01
Taggar: finance, financial, market, pound, report

FinTech Sandbox Adds State Street to Promote Financial Services Innovation


"State Street has become the latest sponsor of FinTech Sandbox in a deal to promote innovation in the financial sector. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-05 11:34
Taggar: financial

Financial Markets into the US Election and Beyond


"Political struggles in the US and Europe cause uncertainty in the financial markets. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-05 10:17
Taggar: financial, market

TSX Company Services Teams up with Ipreo to Enchance IR Strategies


"Ipreo is a provider of financial services technology, analytics and IR workflow tools. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-04 17:02
Taggar: financial

Sterling at Post-Brexit Low but Share Prices Climb


"Britain’s plans to leave the EU has returned to center stage. Prime Minister Theresa May will address the Tory annual conference tomorrow, but she has already indicated a predisposition for no s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-04 14:08
Taggar: financial, market

Corvil Deploys Machine-time Analytics Platform


""It?s time to re-think the role of speed in today?s financial markets.""

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-04 13:17
Taggar: financial, market

ASIC Cancels AFS Licence of Lotus Securities for Obligation Failures


"The financial services provider failed to fulfill its duties in accordance with ASIC rules and regulations. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-04 10:20
Taggar: financial

BOE to Hold Broader Stress Tests Alongside Annual Checkup


"The Bank of England said on Monday it would hold a broader stress test of British banks’ resilience alongside its regular annual check-up of their financial health. The central bank will release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-03 16:00
Taggar: bank, financial, report

Fitch Says BOJ Measures Will Add Risks to Financial Institutions


"The Bank of Japan’s (BoJ) latest measures are unlikely to ease pressure on bank profitability, but add to the risks faced by financial institutions – and could end up undermining efforts t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-03 15:56
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, profit

Taiwan?s FSC Chairman Resigns Amid Mega Financial Scandal


"FSC Chairman Ding Kung-Wha has stepped down to reduce damage to Taiwan's financial watchdog. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-03 12:58
Taggar: financial

GFT Group Adds David Collins as its Head of Financial Services


"Mr. Collins joins GFT Group in a new role, having worked in several stops across the financial services industry"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-03 11:06
Taggar: financial

Plus500 Granted Operating License by New Zealand FMA


"The Financial Markets Authority has granted Plus500 its fifth regulatory license"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-03 08:56
Taggar: financial, market

Bank Share Price Woes Escalate as Quarter Draws to a Close


"There’s been the usual cornucopia of data releases on the final business day of the calendar quarter, but the big story of the day involves Deutsche Bank, whose share price is down nearly 10%. D..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-30 15:20
Taggar: bank, financial, share

Deja Vu in Capital Markets


"Friday September 30: Five things the markets are talking about Despite having already seen the script, investors seem unwilling to improvise, but prefer to act out what’s gone before. This week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-30 12:47
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, market

ASIC Remakes Instruments Affecting Company Financial Reporting


"ASIC has remade 3 legislative instruments relating to financial reporting and released updated audit relief documents. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-30 10:34
Taggar: financial, report

Too Big to Fail Redux


"  Too Big to Fail Redux   A combination of Financial Sector Risk in Europe, Geopolitical concerns, and Federal Reserve Board policy debate have injected a degree of apprehension into markets.   Moreov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-30 02:23
Taggar: financial, market, oil

Ontario Securities Commission Bans RBOptions ?without exceptions?


"RBOptions is a Canadian broker with a history of raising the hackles of financial regulators."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 18:02
Taggar: financial

HSBC Says OPEC Deal Will Help Gold


"The oil-production agreement announced Wednesday by OPEC members may end up helping gold, says HSBC. Normally, oil and gold tend to move together, although the relationship has not been pronounced lat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 16:54
Taggar: bank, financial, gold, oil, point

OANDA MP ? Oil Output Deal Looks Unlikely (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks today’s speeches from Fed and ECB officials, the OPEC meeting in Algeria and the other stories that are moving financial markets. USD/CAD ? Canadian Dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-28 16:53
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial, market, point, pound, report

USD/JPY ? Yen Edges Higher, Japanese Inflation and Consumer Spending Next


"The yen continues to show limited movement, as USD/JPY trades at 100.70. In the US, today’s key event is durable goods orders. The markets are bracing for a decline from Core Durable Goods Order..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-28 13:00
Taggar: durable goods, financial, goods orders, market

Deutsche lifts Stocks before Yellen, Draghi


"A rise in Deutsche Bank shares helped push European stocks higher on Wednesday, easing concerns over Germany’s financial sector that had hit equities in Asia and drove investors into safe-haven..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-28 12:34
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial, share, shares

Will Regulators and Financial Firms Be Ready for MiFID II?


"Ron Finberg outlines the challenges facing the passage of MiFID II regulation and its reception by financial firms. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-28 11:19
Taggar: financial

Thomson Reuters to Offer Clients OTC Derivatives Documentation Solutions


"Thomson Reuters has teamed up with Clifford Chance to help global financial institutions with their regulatory obligations."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-28 09:08
Taggar: financial

Central Bankers, OPEC and Data all Feature Today


"It?s likely to be a busy day for financial markets with plenty of economic data, speeches from central bankers and the outcome of the informal OPEC meeting all to come throughout the session. Oil pric..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-28 08:43
Taggar: bank, financial, market, oil

USDMXN Rises After Trump Clinton US Debate


"Financial markets wasted no time in giving their verdict on the first U.S. presidential debate: Donald Trump didn’t do well. As Trump and Hillary Clinton sparred on live TV, one key financial ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-27 16:59
Taggar: dollar, financial, market

Financial Commission Approves DLS as Category A Member


"DLS has gained membership to the Financial Commission following a thorough approval process."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-27 16:43
Taggar: financial

Revenues Up, Profit Down for IHS Markit in 2016 Third Quarter


"The financial data and information company announced a drop in Q3 income due to merger-related costs. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-27 16:24
Taggar: financial

Stocks Pounded Overnight but Dollar Slightly Lower


"Investors are worried that there’s no escape from the low interest rate global environment, that such will corrode the health of the financial sector, that Donald Trump will be America’s 4..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 14:13
Taggar: financial, oil, rate

Breaking: Netherlands to Introduce Ban on Binary Options and CFDs Advertising


"Following in the footsteps of France, the Dutch Authority for Financial Markets is committed to an advertising ban."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 12:10
Taggar: financial, market

Justyn Trenner Leaves EBS BrokerTec to Lead New Project Sophact


"Sophact is a company that is focusing on identifying financial markets opportunities in an insightful manner"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 11:00
Taggar: financial, market

Volante and Finexus Partner to Provide RTGS Systems in Asia Pacific


"The partnership will provide financial institutions with critical transformation capabilities on a global scale."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 10:50
Taggar: financial

GBP/USD ? Pound Higher Despite Drop in US Jobless Claims


"GBP/USD has posted considerable gains on Thursday, continuing the upwards movement in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the pair is trading just above the 1.31 line. In the UK, the BoE r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-22 17:15
Taggar: financial, trading

BOE Policymakers Say Brexit Vote Has Created Uncertainty


"The vote for Brexit has created a ?challenging period of uncertainty and adjustment? Bank of England policymakers have said. In a quarterly update on the health of the financial system on Thursday, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-22 16:12
Taggar: bank, financial

Draghi Says EU Banks Still Enjoying the Positive of Low Interest Rates


"With euro zone banks still enjoying the positive impact of low interest rates, overcapacity in the financial sector may be the key hurdle weighing on profitability, European Central Bank President Mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-22 16:09
Taggar: bank, financial, margin, profit, rate

BoE: UK faces ?Challenging Period? For Financial Stability


"Britain still faces a “challenging period” for financial stability despite resilience seen after the European Union referendum, and rules for banks must remain stay tight, the Bank of Engl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-22 14:39
Taggar: bank, financial

MarvelStone to Open ?World?s Largest? Fintech Hub in Singapore


"The facility will provide assistance for fintech startups and innovation support schemes for financial institutions. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-21 13:05
Taggar: financial

Oil Inventories and US Housing Data in Focus


"Financial markets are expected to remain relatively subdued on Tuesday as tomorrow?s Bank of Japan and Federal Reserve meetings push traders to the sidelines in anticipation of some very volatile mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-20 12:36
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Possible Rate Hikes Mean Crucial Week Ahead


"The financial markets await the decisions of central banks worldwide. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-20 10:07
Taggar: bank, financial, market

TOCOM Launches New System, Updating Trading and Clearing Capabilities


"The launch of the new system will help provide TOCOM with several benefits across its commodities and financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-20 09:58
Taggar: financial, market

Citi, Credit Suisse, HSBC, R3 and Axoni Develop Reference Data Blockchain


"A new blockchain prototype enables buy- and sell-side financial firms to maintain governance of reference data ahead of EMIR."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-20 09:07
Taggar: financial

Moody?s: Passporting Withdrawal ?Manageable? for Big UK Financial Firms, If..


"'Hard Brexit' gloom and doom for London?s financial industry deemed an unlikely prospect by Moody?s"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-19 21:45
Taggar: financial

Central Banks Increased Gold Stocks by 10% Since 2008 Crash


"Central banks have boosted their gold stocks by almost 10% since the financial crash, reflecting its renewed attractiveness as a safe haven in an environment of uncertainty and low or negative interes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-19 18:35
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, financial, gold, rate

UK to Lose Passporting Rights Unless in EEA: ECB?s Weidmann


"Financial institutions based in Britain will lose so-called passporting rights allowing them to operate across the European Union unless post-Brexit Britain is at least part of the European Economic A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-19 13:12
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Standard Chartered Adds Cengiz Belentepe from Barclays in Commodities Role


"Cengiz Belentepe joins Standard Chartered as its Global Head of Commodities and Financial markets in Singapore."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-16 11:25
Taggar: financial, market

Financial Commission Adds GEB Invest to its A-Category Membership


"The Financial Commission announces the inclusion of a new binary options broker in its suite of approved members. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-16 04:00
Taggar: financial

TMX Insights Taps John Willock as Director of TMX Datalinx


"TMX Insights is an integrated set of capabilities that provide financial content."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-15 19:50
Taggar: financial, rate

Larry Summers Argues Big Banks Losing Value


"Big banks are no safer now than they were before the financial crisis, according to a new analysis by a Harvard duo that includes former White House economic advisor Larry Summers. Not only does the p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-15 19:25
Taggar: analysis, bank, financial

Positive Exposure within a Hostile Media Environment


"The media perceives financial companies as gambling with a nice wrapper. This approach should be attacked again and again."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-15 14:56
Taggar: financial

BoE and US Retail Sales in Focus


"It?s been a quiet start to the day in financial markets but things are likely to pick up considerably, with the Bank of England interest rate decision and minutes due and a raft of data to come from t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-15 13:28
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market, rate, report, retail sales

Thai SEC Executive Penalty Challenged by Brokerage Chief


"Prasit Srisuwan is the first ever executive to challenge a penalty given by the country?s financial regulator."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-14 21:00
Taggar: financial

US House Committee Passes Bill to Overhaul Dodd-Frank Law


"The bill is regarded as the first step towards replacing the Dodd-Frank Act adopted after the financial crisis."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-14 14:35
Taggar: financial

itBit Spins Off its Bankchain Service Under New Brand ? Paxos


"The team behind the institutional bitcoin exchange itBit is now also leading blockchain financial services developer Paxos."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-14 11:33
Taggar: financial

Financial Commission Expands Membership With Approval of Juno Markets


"Juno Markets has become the latest broker to achieve membership in the Financial Commission."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-13 17:09
Taggar: financial, market

Exclusive: Former Investing.com CEO Opens Financial Portal with NetDania


"Idan Hartman has joined forces with CEO Stig Brylle to found a new financial portal."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-13 12:03
Taggar: financial

ASX lower as Asia treads water.


"The words “moribund’ and “treading water” have been floated about today to describe the activity in Asia’s financial markets today. My personal favourite was “tepid..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-13 10:39
Taggar: financial, market

First US Futures Commission Merchant to Accept Bitcoin via BitPay


"Straits Financial now accepts Bitcoin deposits for commodities markets such as energy, base metals and stock indexes."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-12 16:09
Taggar: financial, market

SFC Warns Against Forex Broker Trading Banks


"Hong Kong's financial watchdog has warned against a further unlicensed entity soliciting its services to Hong Kong investors."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-12 12:27
Taggar: financial

Hong Kong SFC Adds XTrade to Alert List, Brokerage Denies any Wrongdoing


"XTrade has just acquired an operating license from the South African Financial Services Board"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-08 15:56
Taggar: financial

Beeks Financial Cloud Launches Marketplace for Institutional Services


"Beeks Financial Cloud is aiming to reduce costs for institutional and high-end retail clients."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-08 13:26
Taggar: financial

OPEC and Russia Oil Production Freeze Talks Pressured by Lower Prices


"Price wars can be painful — even for the mighty OPEC. That’s why the oil cartel, along with Russia, is once again entertaining a freeze in production aimed at putting a floor beneath low p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-07 18:46
Taggar: financial, oil

Banking Layoffs Continue in China as Salaries Slashed in First Half


"The departures come as the banking industry struggles against strong financial headwinds."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-07 14:59
Taggar: bank, financial

Belizean Watchdog FMA Warns Against Binary Options Broker Titan Trade


"Titan Trade has made it onto another financial regulator?s warning list, this time for soliciting to New Zealand residents. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-07 10:22
Taggar: financial

Blockchain Consortium R3 Adds First Exchange, Brazil?s BM&FBOVESPA


"The largest financial market infrastructure in Latin America joins the ranks of R3 to future-proof the financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-07 09:58
Taggar: financial, market

G20 Leaders Made No Change to Currency Policy


"Leaders from the Group of 20 completed their meetings in Hangzhou, China and released a statement of roughly 7,250 words. Four sentences summarize their common view on exchange rates: We reiterate tha..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-06 21:43
Taggar: financial, rate

Glenn Stevens Last RBA Meeting Leaves Australia with Rising Debt


"Glenn Stevens has faced the dilemma confronting central bankers across the developed world: that low interest rates put in place to deal with low inflation, the threat of deflation, or tepid economic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-06 16:16
Taggar: bank, financial, inflation, rate

Pimco Head of Research says ECB Should Try Buying NPLs


"A stagnant economy and a fragile banking sector could be fixed with the European Central Bank (ECB) buying up toxic assets seen in peripheral nations like Italy, according to Philippe Bodereau, the gl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-06 15:57
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

Saxo Bank Secures Stig Tørnes as its Executive Director


"Tørnes steps into the new role following a lengthy career in the Nordic financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-05 20:17
Taggar: financial, market

Israeli High Court Foils ?Imperialistic? American Tax Law ? FATCA


"Under FATCA, all non-U.S financial institutions worldwide are required to report U.S clients holding more than $50,000 to the IRS."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-04 12:44
Taggar: financial, report

China Merchants Bank to Develop Blockchain with R3 Consortium


"Interestingly, just a couple of months ago CMB already joined the Chinese Financial Blockchain Shenzhen Consortium."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-04 10:55
Taggar: financial

Mega Financial Holding Appoints Michael C.S. Chang as Chairman


"Mega Financial has seen a shakeup in its leadership after money laundering charges caused a changing of the guard."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-01 11:03
Taggar: financial

Financial Bonuses Poised to Wither Following Stock Plunge


"Bonuses for European financial lenders are slated to fall by years end underpinned by diving revenues and profits."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 16:43
Taggar: financial, profit

Doha Bank and Centrum Group Sign MoU to Expand Footprints in India and Gulf


"The tie-up will pave the way for a mutual collaboration in broad areas of financial services. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 16:36
Taggar: financial

Bill Gross: The Fed Has Mastered Market Manipulation


"The Federal Reserve, with its bargain-basement interest rates and money printer always on standby, is manipulating financial markets and crushing capitalism, bond king Bill Gross said in his latest br..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 15:33
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

ASIC Releases New Single Instrument for Horse Schemes


"The new instrument introduced by the Australian financial regulator will replace three exisitng orders."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 08:49
Taggar: financial

SFC Adds Investment Firm TCA Financial to its Alert List


"Hong Kong's financial watchdog has warned investors against another unlicensed entity for providing inaccurate contact details."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-30 16:00
Taggar: financial, rate

Financial Stocks are Vulnerable During US Election Cycle


"As Election Day nears and a unique campaign season ends, some sets of stocks will be impacted more than others. John Canally, chief economist strategist for LPL Financial, says the sectors most prone..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-29 19:34
Taggar: financial, rate

Focus to Shift From Fed Watching to Data Combing


"In the week just ending, financial market participants were consumed with today’s scheduled speech by Janet Yellen at the K.C. Fed-sponsored Jackson Hole central banking symposium. The Fed Chair..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-26 21:58
Taggar: bank, financial, inflation, market, report

DFM Approves New Company to Provide Direct Market Access


"Dubai Financial Market secured a new DMA provider, bringing the total number to 13 companies."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-26 15:53
Taggar: financial, market

Banks Facing More Regulatory Challenges Aiming at ?Too Big to Fail?


"A report setting out recommendations preventing financial firms from blowing up the economy is imminent. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-26 13:14
Taggar: economy, financial, report

MAS Unveils New Fintech Innovation Lab, Looking Glass


"Looking Glass will look to achieve a variety of goals, including the support of Fintech solutions for financial institutions."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-25 11:19
Taggar: financial

SWIFT Attacks Prompt US Banking Regulators to Tackle Cyber Security


"US banking regulators are honing in on cyber security risks after recent attacks on the global financial network SWIFT. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-25 09:43
Taggar: bank, financial

How a Liquidity Crisis Could Derail the U.S. Mortgage Market


"A mix of over-regulation and Federal Reserve missteps could imperil the housing industry and the financial services companies that depend on it, according to a report. As U.S. central bankers convene..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-25 09:42
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, report

Playtech Financials Division Revenues Sharply Lower Amid Sales Model Shift


"More job cuts since June as the company is looking to optimize its financials division cost base"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-25 08:55
Taggar: financial

UK Mortgage Approvals Fall in July


"Mortgage approvals at Britain?s banks tumbled in July to their lowest level this year as people delayed making major financial decisions in the weeks after the Brexit vote. Banks approved 37,662 mortg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 17:02
Taggar: bank, financial

Hitachi and BTMU Test Blockchain for Cheques Digitalization in Singapore


"The digitalization of cheques can help to automate financial intermediaries, to avoid tampering and to speed up settling."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 14:38
Taggar: financial

UK FCA Issues Warning Against Elite Trader Pro


"The FCA has issued a warning to investors against using the services of another unlicensed financial services firm."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 09:34
Taggar: financial

Rob Fletcher Named Head of Quantitative Analysis at Evergreen Consultants


"After more than sixteen years in financial analysis, Mr. Fletcher joins Evergreen Consultants in a new senior role."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 12:45
Taggar: analysis, financial

Mega International Commercial Bank Fined $180m for AML Violations


"Taiwan is investigating whether Mega Financial and its banking unit broke local criminal laws after receiving a US fine. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 12:15
Taggar: bank, financial

TSYS Adds Payments Veteran Karim Ahmad as its VP of Global Product


"Mr. Ahmad steps into his new role after working over two decades in the financial services industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 10:45
Taggar: financial

Bank of Japan Set to Implement Fintech Across its Operations


"Governor Kuroda said that the bank may apply fintech to its operations due to its increasing impact on financial services. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 08:56
Taggar: bank, financial

Risk Focus Adds Former DTCC Head, Elena Gaetini


"Ms. Gaetini will be tasked with focusing on all European financial and regulatory centers."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 20:03
Taggar: financial

XAU/USD ? Gold Quiet at Start of Week, Housing Report Next


"Gold has ticked higher on Monday, as the metal trades at $1339.24 in the North American session. There are no US releases on the schedule. On Tuesday, we?ll get a look at New Home Sales, a key indicat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 19:37
Taggar: bank, financial, gold, home sales

XAU/USD ? Gold Quiet at Start of Week, Housing Report Next


"Gold has ticked higher on Monday, as the metal trades at $1339.24 in the North American session. There are no US releases on the schedule. On Tuesday, we?ll get a look at New Home Sales, a key indicat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 19:37
Taggar: bank, financial, gold, home sales

FCA to Encourage Blockchain Startups, is a UK Bitlicense Coming?


"London is one of the most prominent financial centers in the world and the move could greatly promote blockchain technology."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 16:39
Taggar: financial

Accenture Commences FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific Mentorship Program


"Accenture and leading financial services firms will be mentoring fintech entrepreneurs in a 12-week program. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 09:28
Taggar: financial

Financial Commission Adds MaxiMarkets and Umarkets as New Members


"Two more brokerages have joined the Financial Commission as its latest members. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-18 15:13
Taggar: financial

London?s Other Financial Center Needs to Keep Banks Close


"Way up in One Canada Square, in the Canary Wharf financial district, a map of post-Brexit London is flashing. The electronic model on the 30th floor traces the route of a new rail line that George Iac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-18 13:46
Taggar: bank, financial

BitGo CEO Promotes Cryptocurrency Standard as Bitfinex Hack Response


"Mike Belshe says a new security standard will enable mainstream financial institutions to enter the Bitcoin market."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 14:23
Taggar: financial, market

FundX Secures Phil Foweraker as its Business Development Manager


"Mr. Foweraker joins FundX after several similar stints in the financial services industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 12:48
Taggar: financial

Minutes May Show Why Fed Kept Timing Vague on Next Rate Increase


"When Federal Reserve policy makers met in late July, a brighter picture of the U.S. labor market had emerged, and the U.K. vote to leave the European Union passed without much damage in financial mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 09:11
Taggar: financial, market

FSCS Distributed $51.3m to Alpari UK Clients, Repaid Negative Balances $920K


"The latest progress report on the bankruptcy of Alpari UK has been published by the special administrator on the case, KPMG. The document is encompassing the period between the 19th of January 2016 an..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 00:29
Taggar: bank, financial, report

CBOE Releases its First Social Media-Based Sentiment Benchmark


"The index is designed to capture the signature of financial market sentiment and provide an indicator of market movement. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-15 20:17
Taggar: financial, market

Post-Brexit UK Takes Centre Stage This Week


"An interesting week lies ahead for financial markets as we get the latest jobs report, retail sales and inflation data from the UK, FOMC minutes and inflation data from the US as well as a host of oth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-15 07:40
Taggar: financial, inflation, market, report, retail sales

Financial Cyber Attacks Pose Increasing Threat to Financial Sector


"Financial malware attacks have increased by 16 percent in the second quarter of this year, according to new data."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-12 17:12
Taggar: financial

Volatility Prevails On The Screen


"An overview of the financial markets this week reveals continued volatility amid a slew of economic reports."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-12 15:24
Taggar: financial, market, report

SFC Warns Investors Against Rosan World Investment


"Hong Kong?s financial watchdog adds another unregulated brokerage to its warning list."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-11 10:24
Taggar: financial

Lower Dollar as Hopes Dim over Nearness of Next Federal Reserve Rate Hike


"Today’s main financial theme is the persistent weakness of global growth.  The 10-year British gilt yield fell six basis points to a new record low of 0.52% in the U.K. versus 1.43% at the end o..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-10 12:56
Taggar: financial, point

RBA Will Have to Turn It Up a Notch to Weaken Australian Dollar


"Following last week?s rate cut financial markets are already pricing in a further cut before the end of the year."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-09 10:21
Taggar: financial, market, rate

China Warns UK over 18 Billion Pound Nuclear Power Deal ? FT


"China has warned Britain that bilateral ties stand at a “crucial historical juncture” over London’s deferral of an 18 billion pound nuclear power project, the Financial Times reporte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-09 08:22
Taggar: financial, pound, report

FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB) Appoints Gerry Harvey as CEO


"Harvey brings 30 years? experience in wholesale financial markets and the regulatory field."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-05 10:45
Taggar: financial, market

ASIC Warns Residents Against Binary Options Broker Titantrade


"Titantrade does not hold a current Australian Financial Services (AFS) and periodically changes its corporate info. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-04 14:16
Taggar: financial, rate

BOJ Minutes Show Members Want Research on Impact of Negative Rates


"Some Bank of Japan board members said the central bank needed to examine the impact of its negative interest rate policy on the real economy in their meeting in mid-June, when expectations were growin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-03 16:04
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market, rate

BoE Set to Cut Rate to Address Post Brexit with More QE a Possibility


"With the British economy in its deepest trouble since the global financial crisis in the wake of the vote to leave the European Union, the Bank of England is expected to unveil Thursday stimulus measu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-03 15:59
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, indicators, rate

Euro Zone PMI Rises Above Expectations Post Brexit


"Euro zone business activity expanded a touch faster than expected last month as the region appeared, so far, to have largely shrugged off Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, a survey fou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-03 15:54
Taggar: financial

Calypso Technology Joins Wall Street Blockchain Alliance


"The addition of Calypso to the WSBA reflects the need for expert blockchain knowledge across the financial industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-03 10:51
Taggar: financial

Saxo Bank Appoints GFT Group to Identify New Business Efficiencies


"GFT Group is a top business consulting company aiming to assist global financial institutions"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-02 15:59
Taggar: financial

Bank of England Prepares to Cut Rates into Uncharted Territory


"The Bank of England looks ready to cut interest rates for the first time since 2009 on Thursday, seeking to stop Britain’s vote to leave the European Union from kicking the country into recessio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-02 08:22
Taggar: bank, financial, market, point, pound, rate

UK Government Seeks Finance Expert, Experience of Giant Trade Deals Preferred


"Are you a finance expert with a proven record of negotiating big deals? There may be a challenging job for you in London. The British government advertised on Monday for an experienced dealmaker to he..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-01 22:14
Taggar: finance, financial

World?s Oldest Bank Fares Worst in EU Stress Test


"Stricken Italian lender Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena looked set to win an 11th hour reprieve Friday night when it announced it had secured underwriters to back a turnaround ? just at the point when..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-01 14:11
Taggar: bank, financial, point

GBP Margin FX Trading Volumes on Tokyo Financial Exchange Skyrocket in July


"Tokyo Financial Exchange figures have declined in July amid subdued activity in some currency pairs."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-01 09:52
Taggar: currency, currency pair, financial

CME Group Q2 Revenues Increase amid Increasing Number of Traded Contracts


"The CME Group has just reported its quarterly earnings that show the company managed to outperform its financial metrics when compared to the same period a year ago. During the second quarter the CME..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-28 16:03
Taggar: financial, report

Revenue Down, Profit Up for Thomson Reuters in 2016 Second Quarter


"The financial data and information company announced a slight drop in Q2 revenues due to a stronger U.S. dollar. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-28 15:32
Taggar: dollar, financial

Fed Debate and Earnings Palooza Could Steer Stocks Thursday


"Thursday looms large as the busiest day of the earnings season, with pharma, consumer products, big oil, financials and autos reporting before the market opens. Heavy hitters ? Amazon.com and Alphabet..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-28 09:21
Taggar: financial, market, oil, report

TechFinancials Terminates Joint Venture Agreement with IBID Holdings


"TechFinancials has terminated its JV agreement with IBID Holdings for failing to transfer the initial investment amount. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-27 09:46
Taggar: financial, investment

US Secretary Lew Stresses the Importance of Avoiding a Currency War


"U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew underscored the importance of avoiding competitive currency devaluation in a meeting Saturday with Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso, the Treasury Department said. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-25 18:30
Taggar: currency, finance, financial

Steady Dollar


"Group of Twenty finance ministers and central bankers, who met over the weekend in Chengdu, China, released a communique that broke no new ground in currency policy: We reiterate that excess volatilit..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-25 16:37
Taggar: bank, currency, finance, financial, market, rate

G-20 Prepared to Deal With Brexit?s Fallout


"The Group of 20 nations is planning to say that it?s capable of dealing with the economic fallout of Britain?s vote to leave the European Union, according to a draft statement. ?Members of the G-20 ar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-22 17:44
Taggar: financial

E*TRADE?s Q2 Financials a Mixed Bag, Revenues Stagnate


"E*TRADE?s financials were largely held in a tight consolidation for Q2 2016, though net income declined -13% QoQ."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-22 11:16
Taggar: financial

ECB Keeps Things the Same


"Concluding that the immediate disruption to eurozone financial markets from the British Brexit referendum had been short-lived in part because of policy supports to make the banking system more resili..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-21 20:22
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Independent Report Criticizes FCA on Post-Crisis Softness


"The commissioner overseeing complaints against the FCA calls out the UK financial regulator for being too defensive"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-21 16:37
Taggar: financial

?Fear of Missing out? Rally Could Continue with Thursday?s Earnings


"Planes, trains and automobiles, as well as financial companies and consumer names, will join the earnings deluge Thursday. Southwest Airlines, Union Pacific, General Motors, Blackstone, Travelers, Ban..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-21 10:57
Taggar: bank, financial, report

Divisa Capital Tabs Paul Ambrose as Head of Business Development


"Mr. Ambrose joins the group's London office after a decorated career in the FX and financial services industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-20 14:17
Taggar: financial, rate

Thomson Reuters Teams Up With Imperial College to Push FinTech Envelope


"Both groups will look to focus on global big data challenges impacting financial and legal professionals."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-20 12:48
Taggar: financial

UK Watchdog Says Banks Must Still Apply EU Rules


"Britain’s financial markets watchdog will continue to apply all European Union rules until there is clarity on future relations with the bloc, the UK’s markets regulator said on Tuesday. B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-19 15:31
Taggar: bank, financial, investment, market

Spain?s CNMV Warns Against Forex Broker Your Trade Choice


"The Spanish financial services watchdog has flagged another forex broker for unlawfully soliciting its services to the public. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-18 13:20
Taggar: financial, forex

Engulfed by Doubt, Top UK Firms Shelve Spending Plans After EU Vote ? Deloitte


"Britain’s biggest companies are beset by doubts about the future after last month’s vote to leave the European Union and have slashed their investment plans, according to a survey on Monda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-18 09:23
Taggar: economy, financial, investment

Why Has Social Trading Proved to Be Ineffective?


"How we can use some of wisdom of the crowd elements in financial trading?"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-17 15:30
Taggar: financial, financial trading, trading

China Growth Hit 6.7% in Q2 Slowest in Seven Years


"China’s economy grew at its slowest quarterly pace in seven years, touching down at levels last seen during the dark days of the global financial crisis in early 2009. The world’s second-l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-15 16:18
Taggar: economy, financial

South Africa?s FSB Warns Against RBOptions


"The financial watchdog in South Africa says the broker is unauthorized to offer its services to local residents."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-14 12:50
Taggar: financial

Clearstream?s June Metrics Stagnate, Failing to Move on Brexit


"Deutsche Börse has published its latest business overview featuring June's financial metrics."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-14 09:40
Taggar: financial

Hong Kong SFC Bans Chan Hau Wing Over Unauthorized Trades


"Chan was banned for a couple of years by the financial watchdog in Hong Kong after correcting wrongly placed trades."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-13 13:30
Taggar: financial

Thomson Reuters and CME Group to Combine Instant Messaging Networks


"The partnership will provide an interconnected network for participants across financial and commodities markets. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-13 11:50
Taggar: financial, market

Playtech Acquires Software Developer Best Gaming Technology for ?138m


"The gaming company has continued utilizing the cash resources which it set aside for financial trading acquisitions."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-13 08:34
Taggar: financial, financial trading, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Punches Past 1.31 as May Poised to Take Over as Prime Minister


"The British pound has posted considerable gains on Tuesday, as GBP/USD has climbed to 1.3140. On the release front, the Bank of England released the minutes from its previous Financial Policy Committe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-12 13:48
Taggar: bank, financial, pound, report

Emerging Markets: Risk and Growth Opportunities


"What will China?s economic slowdown mean for EM economies and the global financial market as a whole?"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-10 15:13
Taggar: financial, market

Trading Places: Citadel Gets New CEO, Institutional Space Sees Several Hires


"Find out the latest executive moves of the following week from around the financial services industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-10 09:18
Taggar: financial

Breaking: CySEC Fines OptionFair ?138,000 on Multiple Counts


"The binary options brokerage of TechFinancials has been fined by the Cypriot regulator"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-08 16:08
Taggar: financial

Algo-Trading Firm Leman Capital Management Reports Solid H1 2016 Results


"The company has announced impressive financial results for the first half of 2016 and a continuing upward trend since 2015. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-08 09:53
Taggar: financial

A Meaningful Financial Market Reaction to the British Vote


"It was said by proponents of Britain leaving the European Union that predictions of dire financial market and real economic consequences were vastly overstated and that any repercussions would be flee..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-07 20:40
Taggar: financial, market

Brexit?s Impact on the Different Levels of the Financial Markets


"The shock of Brexit is starting to calm, but the major changes in the financial markets are just beginning."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-07 15:59
Taggar: financial, market

French Government Offering Tax Incentives to Grab UK Banking Business


"The French government has pledged to make its tax regime for expatriates the most favourable in Europe, in a grab for London banking business displaced by Britain?s decision to quit the European Union..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-06 23:09
Taggar: bank, financial

IPC Partners With REDI to Enhance its Secure Financial Markets Cloud


"IPC Systems has added REDI to the IPC Financial Markets Network to increase its offerings in the financial marketplace. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-06 17:03
Taggar: financial, market

Financial Commission Certifies Technology of Forex Development Corporation


"Technology startup FDC had its technology certified by Financial Commission."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-06 17:00
Taggar: financial

Fed Minutes Eyed as Flight for Safety Continues


"Risk aversion is driving financial markets for a third day on Wednesday, with equity markets coming under pressure, bond yields falling and safe haven assets such as Gold and the yen on the rise. Nega..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-06 13:27
Taggar: financial, gold, market

Virtu Financial Announces Minority Investment in SBI Japannext


"Virtu Financial to take minority stake in Japannext's Proprietary Trading System."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-05 18:47
Taggar: financial, trading, trading system

Colt PrizmNet Further Expands Footprint in Hong Kong and Singapore


"The financial extranet is now available for financial companies via Equinix?s IBX data centres in all key Asian FX hubs. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-05 12:33
Taggar: financial

SFC Adds Forex Broker DaTong Global to its Alert List


"Hong-Kong?s financial regulator has warned the public against DaTong Global for engaging in unlicenced activities. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-05 11:31
Taggar: financial

TechFinancials Highlights B2B Growth, Shares Spike 13%


"The Chairman of TechFinancials Christopher Bell is set to deliver a speech to shareholders before the annual meeting."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-05 10:14
Taggar: financial, share

UK Construction Battered in June by Brexit Fears ? Markit


"Britain’s construction industry suffered its worst contraction in seven years in June as concern grew about a referendum on European Union membership, according to a survey that was mostly condu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-04 13:58
Taggar: financial

Italy Could Be on a Collision Course for Two Key Reasons


"Italy’s fragile economy was back in focus this week with investors closely monitoring the political landscape ahead of a referendum later this year and a new report suggesting that the country c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-04 13:22
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, report

TWSE Announces Foreign Investors Overbought NT$29b Last Week


"Securities representing the highest overbought position was AU Optronics Corp; Cathay Financial Holding was the most oversold. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-04 10:47
Taggar: financial

Next Week


"Central Bank Action:  Interest rate policy meetings in Australia, Sweden, Poland and Serbia.  Publication of ECB Account, FOMC minutes, Bank of England Financial Stability Report, and Bank of Canada B..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-01 21:14
Taggar: bank, financial, rate, report

Big Further Drop in Sovereign Debt Yields


"A bond market rally based on expected monetary stimulus from a variety of authorities and other pro-growth support has taken hold of world financial markets.  Commodities are up, too.  The dollar is d..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-01 14:59
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial, market, profit, share

Pound Plummets On BoE Carney?s Comments


"In a speech on the economic and financial implications of the U.K’s vote to leave the EU, BoE’s Governor Mark Carney said he favors a rate cut over the summer, indicating a preference for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-30 17:13
Taggar: financial, rate

Hong Kong?s SFC Adds Three More Unlicenced Entities to its Alert List


"The SFC has warned about three financial services firms soliciting their services claiming to be based in Hong Kong."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-30 17:05
Taggar: financial

Theresa May to Run Against Brexit Advocate Michael Gove for Tory Leadership


"London's position as EU financial centre hinges on a more moderate negotiation with the European Union "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-30 10:51
Taggar: financial, rate

June and the Second Quarter in Figures


"June and the second quarter were a volatile time in financial markets with mixed results.  The table below shows end-June levels and their comparisons to end-May and end-second quarter levels. 10-Yr Y..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-30 00:12
Taggar: financial, market, point

LAND-FX Becomes Sponsor of Quince Park Rangers


"One of the latest brokerages to have acquired a license from the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), LAND-FX, has announced that the company has signed a new football sponsorship deal. The company..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-29 16:31
Taggar: financial

Brexit Relief Rally Continues Despite Tough Talk


"Wednesday June 29: Five things the markets are talking about The Brexit “bad” seems to be temporarily put on hold as market participants question whether a new financial crisis is about to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-29 12:30
Taggar: financial, market, point

BSO To Launch Financial Cloud in London, New York and Tokyo Data Centers


"BSO eyes key FX marketplaces with plans to build its Financial Cloud service."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-29 10:34
Taggar: financial, fx market, market

ASIC Shuts Down Advamode Financial and Liquidates ?its Assets


"The Australian regulator cracks down on the ?Queensland financial services firm."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-28 14:19
Taggar: financial

China Wont Allow Rollercoaster Markets After Brexit


"Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Tuesday he wouldn’t allow the post-Brexit panic that roiled global currencies and stocks to send the country’s financial markets into a tailspin, an indi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-28 12:13
Taggar: currencies, financial, market, oil

British Pound Continues Slide as Rhetoric Proves Ineffective


"Britain’s currency is taking a pounding. As the global financial markets Monday tried to find a footing after U.K. voters Thursday ? in late results that affected the market Friday ? decided to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-28 03:30
Taggar: currency, currency trade, financial, market, pound

Gold Hits 2 Year High After Brexit


"Gold futures hovered at their best levels in about two years Monday in the wake of the U.K.?s historic and market-rattling decision to exit from the European Union. ?Gold prices are higher and continu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-27 16:40
Taggar: currency, financial, gold, market, trading

Japanese PM Instructs BoJ to Ensure Financial Market Stability


"Prime Minister Shinzo Abe instructed the Bank of Japan on Monday to ensure stability in financial markets, after last week’s decision by British voters to leave the European Union fueled uncerta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-27 16:34
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market

Fed to Release Stress Test Results on Wednesday


"The stress tests created for banks by U.S. regulators after the 2008 financial crisis may prove their worth this week, providing a timely message on banks’ hardiness in the midst of turbulence o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-27 16:22
Taggar: bank, financial

Henry Paulson Will Vote for Clinton


"Henry Paulson, a Republican who was U.S. Treasury secretary during the 2008 financial meltdown, on Friday called a Donald Trump presidency “unthinkable” and said he will vote for Democrat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-27 16:19
Taggar: financial

Trading Places: Brexit Fallout Looks to Kindle Personnel Changes


"Personnel moves continued en masse last week, which only looks to rise given the recent shakeup in the financial space."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-27 11:10
Taggar: financial

Week Ahead Brexit Shocks Global Markets


"UK EU Referendum Ends with a Leave Win Unleashing a Chaotic Market Reaction. Voters in the United Kingdom decided by a 51.9 to a 48.1 percent to leave the European Union in the final result of the ref..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 20:08
Taggar: financial, market

Financial Tsunami Headed to US as Brexit Reverberates Across Markets


"A storm has been unleashed thats headed for the US financial market."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 14:07
Taggar: financial, market

Japanese PM Says Government Must Respond Firmly to Add Stability After Brexit


"Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Friday financial markets need to be stabilized as the yen surged against other currencies and Japanese stocks plunged after Britain voted to leave the European Union in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 12:23
Taggar: currencies, financial, foreign exchange, market

UK to Lose S&P?s AAA Credit Rating After Brexit


"Ratings agency Standard and Poor’s said Britain’s top-notch “AAA” credit rating is no longer tenable after voters opted to leave the European Union, the Financial Times reporte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 12:15
Taggar: financial, report

BOE Governor Says Central Bank Ready to inject $345.93 Billion in Funds


"Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on Friday the central bank was ready to provide 250 billion pounds ($345.93 billion) of additional funds to support financial markets after Britain voted to l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 12:06
Taggar: bank, financial, market, pound

SNB Confirms Intervention in FX Market to Depreciate CHF


"The Swiss franc retreated on Friday from its highest level since last August against the euro, after the Swiss National Bank confirmed it was intervening in the currency market to stem its rise. The f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 12:02
Taggar: bank, currency, financial, market, oil

G7 FinMins to Hold Conference Call at 11:30 GMT to Address Brexit


"Deputy finance ministers of G7 nations will hold a conference call at 1130 GMT on Friday to discuss Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, a source familiar with the matter said. Global fin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 11:56
Taggar: economy, finance, financial, investment, market

FCA Issues Statement Detailing Impact On Financial Regulation After Brexit


"The financial watchdog has issued a statement outlining its reaction to the Brexit Leave vote. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 11:04
Taggar: financial

UK Chooses Sovereignty in Shock Referendum Result


"It?s been a truly historic night for the U.K as it appears that the people have voted to leave the E.U. after a number of news channels confirmed that a win for remain is all but impossible. This come..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 08:04
Taggar: financial, market

Historic Vote Leads UK into Uncertainty as Brexit a Reality


"Britain has voted to leave the European Union, results from Thursday’s landmark referendum showed, an outcome that sets the country on an uncertain path and deals the largest setback to European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 07:19
Taggar: financial, market

Next Week


"Central Bank Activity:  Interest rate policy meetings in Mexico, Taiwan, Romania, the Czech Republic and Israel. The Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee meets Tuesday.  Minutes of the l..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 01:47
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Dash Financial Releases New DROP360? Addition To Order-Routing Dashboard


"Dash Financial resets bar for buyside traders with a new app added to its Order ?Visualization technology."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-23 08:08
Taggar: financial

Brexit Only One Factor Facing Oil Prices


"Regardless of whether Britain votes to leave the EU on Thursday, oil investors are likely to stay focused on how to counter the risk of further price slides. Once global financial markets stabilize af..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 18:55
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, oil, pound

Modestly Softer Dollar


"Dollar slippage so far today amounts to 0.6% against the Aussie dollar, 0.5% versus the kiwi, 0.4% relative to sterling and the euro, 0.3% vis-a-vis the yen and loonie and 0.2% against the yuan. Janet..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 13:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, economy, financial, kiwi, loonie

Brexit Polls and Markets Disagree


"Britain entered the final day of campaigning before its referendum on European Union membership with opinion polls and financial markets at odds about the outcome. Investors are piling money into bets..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 11:31
Taggar: financial, market, pound

Life After Brexit: What Will Your Financial Trading License Be Worth?


"The effects of Brexit go well beyond currency fluctuation and even well beyond the financial market."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 10:31
Taggar: currency, financial, market

French Financial Coalition Aims to Foster Blockchain Infrastructure


"Leading financial venues have coalesced to ink an MOU detailing the development of blockchain infrastructure. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-21 19:28
Taggar: financial

Symphony? Teams Up with Markit to Promote a Collaboration Platform


"Messaging company Symphony partners with Markit to enrich workflow and collaboration ?across financial services."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-20 15:04
Taggar: financial

FX Veteran, Colin Digby Co-Founds RISN Partners


"Digby has implemented a new advisory group tapped RISN Partners, lending his expertise to the financial services sector."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-20 13:14
Taggar: financial

EUR/USD ?


"EUR/USD is quiet on Friday, as the pair trades at 1.1250. The pair showed strong volatility in the Thursday session, although the pair closed the day almost unchanged. In economic news, it’s a q..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-17 10:42
Taggar: financial, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Steady, US Housing Reports Next


"EUR/USD is quiet on Friday, as the pair trades at 1.1250. The pair showed strong volatility in the Thursday session, although the pair closed the day almost unchanged. In economic news, it’s a q..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-17 10:42
Taggar: financial, trading

Tickmill, ThinkForex Eye Brexit Vote With Leverage Reductions


"A cascade of brokers have continued taking a cautionary approach ahead of next week?s historic Brexit vote that could potentially unleash a dam of volatility across foreign exchange (FX) and financial..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 17:48
Taggar: brokers, financial, foreign exchange, forex, margin, market

Market Anxiety Rises as Brexit Referendum Enters Final Stretch


"The UK referendum on its membership of the European Union is one of, if not the, biggest risk event for the financial markets this year and with only a week to go until the vote, it is impossible to s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 16:56
Taggar: financial, market

BOE Issues Fresh Brexit Warning


"The Bank of England has issued a fresh warning that a vote to leave the EU in next week?s referendum risks knocking economic growth, pushing the pound sharply lower and sending shockwaves through the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 15:59
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market, pound

FCA Warns about Binary Options Brokerage TFX Traders and Clone Website


"The Financial Conduct Authority has issued a warning against a duo of online entities that are violating securities laws"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-15 16:08
Taggar: financial

GMEX Adopts uClear Blockchain for Real Time Clearing and Settlement


"The new solution is India?s first private blockchain for the cash and derivatives segments of the financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-15 12:07
Taggar: financial, market

Why Russia?s Economy May Be on Hold Ahead of Elections


"Russia’s financial and political elite will descend on St. Petersburg this week for the country’s flagship economic summit at a time of heightened uncertainty for the world’s 10th-bi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-15 08:58
Taggar: economy, financial

FSC Mauritius Reminds its Licensees of AML/CTF Obligations


"Given the large number of brokers operating from Mauritius, the country's financial ?watchdog warns against transactions ?with sanctioned groups ."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-15 00:14
Taggar: brokers, financial

Official Brexit Polls Clash with Wagering Markets


"On Friday, a poll for the Independent newspaper gave a massive 10-point lead to the British voting public that want to leave the European Union. Over the weekend, another poll for The Times newspaper..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-13 22:48
Taggar: financial, point

Carney Plans for Worst as Britons Agonize Over European Destiny


"As the U.K. agonizes over its relationship with Europe, the Bank of England is readying for turmoil. With just 10 days before a referendum that could see Britain withdraw from the European Union, cent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-13 13:38
Taggar: bank, financial, market, oil

Brexit Would Cause Big Problems for German Banks: German Financial Watchdog


"A British vote to leave the European Union would hit large German banks, given their heavy exposure to London, the head of German financial watchdog Bafin said in an interview with German newspaper Ta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-13 11:19
Taggar: bank, financial

Alibaba?s Ant Financial Reportedly Acquires Stake In Hedge Fund Data Firm


"Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.?s finance affiliate, Ant Financial, is alleged to have acquired a 20 percent stake in Shanghai Suntime Information Technology Co., a data provider tracking Chinese hedge fun..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-10 12:03
Taggar: finance, financial, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Loonie Stable on BOC Financial Review and Oil Drop


"The Bank of Canada (BoC) has deemed the risks to the Financial system from the Canadian housing sector have been balanced by the improving economy. The rise of house prices in Toronto and Vancouver co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-09 20:20
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

FxPro Hires Evelina Laurinaityte as Vinson Financials Loses CySEC License


"Vinson Financials loses more than CySEC license as FxPro makes key hire."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-09 12:26
Taggar: financial

Thomson Reuters? Breakingviews Adds Tim Dennis as Commercial Director


"Dennis lands at Breakingviews after more than three decades in the financial services and technology industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-08 21:51
Taggar: financial

Share Issue for TechFinancials and Optionfortune Joint Venture Announced


"The LSE has issued a news alert detailing the issue of shares for a joint venture between TechFinancials and Optionfortune."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-08 15:06
Taggar: financial, share, shares

MAS Issues Proposal For Fintech Sandbox


"The Singapore regulator has proposed guidelines for a regulatory sandbox for financial institutions to experiment with fintech. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-06 15:34
Taggar: financial

China vice Finance Minister Says Fed Should Communicate Better on Rates


"The U.S. Federal Reserve should communicate better with China and financial markets on its interest rate decisions, China’s vice finance minister said on Thursday, noting U.S. monetary policy ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-02 08:12
Taggar: economy, finance, financial, market, rate

Hong Kong?s SFC Fines SynerWealth Financial Ltd $2.7 Million


"The SFC penalises another financial services provider for failing to report deficiencies in its trading system."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-31 12:51
Taggar: financial, report, trading, trading system

IG Expects FY Earnings Slightly Ahead of Forecast from Robust Q4 Results


"IG sees full-year earnings improve as its financial year ends today."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-31 09:22
Taggar: financial

Most Economists Say Brexit Will Harm Economy: Poll


"Nine out of 10 of Britain’s top economists working in London’s City financial district, small business and academia believe the economy will be harmed if Britain leaves the European Union..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-31 08:04
Taggar: economy, financial

Yellen?s Comments Boost Dollar, Hurts 10?s And Gold


"Monday May 30: five things the markets are talking about Despite the holiday shortened trading week for two of the markets biggest financial centers (U.S and U.K closed today), investors are required..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-30 12:20
Taggar: financial, market, trading

Trading Places: the Week of the Big Lenders


"Catch up on the latest senior personnel moves across the financial services industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-29 09:41
Taggar: financial

Nasdaq Financial Framework Launches for Market Operators Globally


"Nasdaq unveiled its new end-to-end solution for financial infrastructure providers."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-26 13:30
Taggar: financial

TechFinancials Reports 2015 Operating Loss as Revenues Dip from 2014


"TechFinancials had growth in B2B segments and made a number of investments in 2015."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-26 08:56
Taggar: financial, investment

iFX Expo: Brokers that Won?t Adapt to Blockchain Might Be Gone in 10 Years


"Executives discussed whether blockchain tech will completely disrupt the financial market within ten years."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-25 15:09
Taggar: financial, market

Mobile Trading Partners Unveils HTML Charts Utility For Brokers and Banks


"Mobile Trading Partners has rolled out a newly integrated HTML charts for its Star Financial Systems web trader."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 22:34
Taggar: financial, rate, trading

Currency Management Norms Under Threat


"A statement released April 15 by G20 finance ministers and central bank governors reaffirmed a position against currency manipulation that represents a coordinated stance that’s been in place al..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-23 18:41
Taggar: bank, currency, finance, financial, rate

New Wall Street Blockchain Alliance Committee to Focus on Empowerment


"The trade group added two new committees for "important aspects of blockchain technology across financial markets and beyond.""

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-23 15:40
Taggar: financial, market

US Close to Passing Test for June Rate Rise, Fed Official Says


"The US is on the verge of meeting most of the economic conditions the Federal Reserve has set to increase interest rates next month, according to a member of the rate-setting Federal Open Market Commi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-23 12:09
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Monetary Authority of Singapore Suspends Licese of V Wealth Capital


"The Singaporean regulator has suspended the financial services license of the firm due to a number of irregularities"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-20 19:39
Taggar: financial

FINRA Charges Lawson Financial Corp With Charitable Securities Fraud


"FINRA has unearthed a multi-million dollar case of securities fraud, issuing a complaint on Lawson Financial Corporation."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-19 21:00
Taggar: dollar, financial

Manufacturer? This is Why You Need to Switch Automated Systems!


"Operational change alone is not enough. It goes hand in hand with seamless financial processes."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-18 10:03
Taggar: financial

French Parliament to Vote on Forex and Binary Options Advertising Ban in 2016


"French clients of financial services have been amongst the hardest hit by a number of fraudulent brokers"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-17 20:40
Taggar: brokers, financial

ASIC Warns About Binary Options Affiliate Website


"The Australian watchdog has warned against affiliate website Top Ten Binary Brokers for offering unlicensed financial services. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-16 08:50
Taggar: brokers, financial

IMF Says Brexit Would Lead to Cycle of Weak Growth, Hit House and Share Prices


"The International Monetary Fund said Britain risks falling into a self-reinforcing cycle of weaker economic growth and lower house and share prices if voters opt to leave the European Union next month..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-13 13:41
Taggar: financial, market, share

Japan?s MoF Bureau Issues Warning Against FutureMake FX


"The Japanese financial watchdog warns that FutureMake FX does not have authorisation to solicit Japanese investors. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-13 11:28
Taggar: financial

Sucden Financial Adds Barry Gershon To Its LME Team


"In his new role, Barry Gershon will help enhance Sucden Financial?s international strong metals presence. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-12 12:11
Taggar: financial

Tullet Prebon Trading Update Highlights Positive Performance


"In a statement issued today, Tullet Prebon reveals solid financial metrics for the company ahead of its Annual General Meeting. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-12 10:50
Taggar: financial

Former UBS Banker Mark Yallop To Head Up New FICC Standards Board


"Mark Yallop will take charge of a new UK industry body tasked with cleaning up the financial markets. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-11 15:54
Taggar: financial, market

Markit Reports Solid Q1 2016 Metrics Amid Challenging Market Conditions


"Markit saw a rise in its key financial metrics despite reduced revenue in processing and the impact of acquisitions. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 20:31
Taggar: financial

NZD/USD ? Kiwi Under Pressure, US Employment Report Impresses


"NZD/USD has posted slight losses on Tuesday, as the pair trades at 0.6750 in the North American session. On the release front, US JOLT Job Openings jumped to 5.76 million, well above expectations. Lat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 16:46
Taggar: financial, report

Foxes in the Golden State


"The financial trading industry can learn many lessons from the world of sport."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 15:09
Taggar: financial, financial trading, trading

Colt PrizmNet Reports Strong Growth Connecting More Capital Markets Firms


"The company helps capital markets firms access financial content providers and address their MiFID II requirements. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 13:33
Taggar: financial, market

UK First-Quarter Trade Deficit Widens to Biggest Since 2008


"Britain’s trade deficit widened in the first quarter of 2016 to its biggest since the early days of the financial crisis, adding to signs that global weakness is weighing on the economy. The sho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 12:08
Taggar: economy, financial, pound

Reuters Poll Expects Weaker Japan GDP


"Japan’s economy is expected to have barely grown in the first quarter, a Reuters poll showed on Monday, as stagnant consumer spending and wobbly financial markets keep expectations for more gove..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-09 16:12
Taggar: economy, financial, market, rate

Greek Lawmakers Vote for Austerity as Protests Turn Ugly


"Buffeted once again by protests on the streets outside, Greece’s parliament has voted — by a razor thin margin — to cut pensions and increase taxes ahead of a crucial meeting in Brus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-09 14:41
Taggar: finance, financial, margin

Meet Tel Aviv Stock Exchange CEO at the Finance Magnates TLV Conference


"The recent regulation process of financial products in Israel will be discussed and debated at our conference in Tel Aviv."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-08 11:19
Taggar: financial

Winklevoss Twins? US Bitcoin Exchange Gemini Adds Ethereum Trading


"Gemini is now the first American Ethereum exchange approved by the New York Department of Financial Services."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-08 09:57
Taggar: financial

FMA Adds Forex Broker FxUnited To Its Warning List


"New Zealand?s Financial Markets Authority has updated its warning list to include FxUnited for conducting unregulated business."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-05 10:58
Taggar: financial, market

Britain?s Labour Set to Take London After Bitter Mayoral Campaign


"Sadiq Khan, a Muslim opposition lawmaker, is on course to be elected London’s mayor on Thursday, loosening the ruling Conservatives’ hold on Britain’s financial centre after a campai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-05 09:08
Taggar: financial

US Stocks Fall After Softer Private Employment


"U.S. stocks opened lower on Wednesday, as investors grappled with a number of weaker-than-expected economic reports that suggested the economy continues to grow at a slow pace. The S&P 500 was do..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-04 17:01
Taggar: economy, financial, point, report, share, shares

BOJ Kuroda Concerned About Strong JPY


"Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda voiced concern Monday about the adverse effects the yen’s ongoing strength could have on the Japanese economy. “The yen’s current round of uptr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-03 15:29
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market

Trading Places: Executives On the Move


"Catch up on the latest moves of last week around the financial industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-02 16:30
Taggar: financial

Tokyo Slides On Stronger Yen


"A 3-percent drop in Japanese shares and weakness in the banking sector kept financial markets on edge on Monday, although stock markets in both Europe and the United States were on track for some mini..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-02 14:42
Taggar: bank, financial, market, share, shares, trading

Examining Fintech Funding Activity in Early 2016


"The good news for financial technology, and indirectly for the whole financial sector, is everywhere."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-02 09:26
Taggar: financial

FinTech Aviv Launches Global Scouting Program to Export Israeli Fintech


"FinTech Aviv invites financial institutions, corporations, banks and large entities to explore its new program."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-01 12:11
Taggar: bank, financial

London Overtakes Singapore as Second-Largest Renminbi Clearing Location


"The closer ties between London and Beijing are fruitful for Europe?s financial center regardless of Brexit fears"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-01 09:33
Taggar: financial

Icon Launches Instant Payments Framework To Facilitate Real Time Payments


"Icon?s IPF solution offers financial institutions flexibility, lower cost of ownership and faster time to market. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-29 12:58
Taggar: financial, market

LCG?s Reports Year-End Figures, Volumes Outshined By Waning Financials


"LCG's 2015 financial and operational results were largely pointed lower, with revenues weighing."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-29 09:23
Taggar: financial, point

Broadridge Introduces New Global Solutions Partner Program


"The program will enable financial institutions to expand their technology solutions and develop new offerings."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-27 14:02
Taggar: financial

D-Day For The FED: Now What?


"Wednesday April 27: Five things the markets are talking about. The Fed’s two-day conclave ends today with investors eagerly awaiting this afternoon’s statement (no press conference) for an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-27 12:32
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Gold-i Taps Beeks Financial Cloud for Server Hosting Partnership


"Gold-i has leaned on Beeks Financial Cloud, bolstering its hosting capabilities."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-27 09:02
Taggar: financial, gold

Boursa Kuwait Assumes Management Of Kuwait Stock Exchange


"The start of a new era for Kuwait?s financial market as KSE hands over its responsibilities to Boursa Kuwait."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 22:55
Taggar: financial, market

Thomson Reuters Sees Mixed Q1 Financials, Cash Flow on Hand Explodes


"Thomson Reuters' financials were a mixed bag during Q1, with revenues and profits leaving something to be desired."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 20:26
Taggar: financial, profit

Fed Statement Likely to Remain Dovish


"Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will likely strike a dovish tone on interest rates against a backdrop of middling economic growth and slowly rising inflation, Ameriprise Financial Chief Market Stra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 16:03
Taggar: bank, financial, inflation, market, rate

BoC Poloz: Global Trade, Productivity and Economic Growth


"Bank of Canada?s Governor, Stephen Poloz, speaking at the Canadian-U.S. Securities Summit in New York this morning. The year 2016 got off to a rough start, with plenty of financial market volatility..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 15:07
Taggar: bank, financial, market

China Debt a Risk but Authorities Are Handling It: Moody?s


"High debt levels in China are a risk but an imminent global financial crisis-type implosion is unlikely, a Moody’s Investors Service economist said Tuesday. Concerns over China’s debt buil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 11:58
Taggar: economy, financial

New Zealand?s FMA Issues Warning Against Hangsiu Group Ltd


"Financial Markets Authority warns against an unregistered forex brokerage for offering its services to New Zealand residents. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 09:45
Taggar: financial, forex, market

China Debt Load Reaches Record High as Risk to Economy Mounts


"China?s total debt rose to a record 237 percent of gross domestic product in the first quarter, far above emerging-market counterparts, raising the risk of a financial crisis or a prolonged slowdown i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-25 08:08
Taggar: financial, market

BoJ Eyeing Negative Rates On Loans


"Having adopted a negative interest rate on some excess reserves to penalize financial institutions for leaving money idle, the Bank of Japan may consider helping them lend by offering a negative rate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-22 11:46
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Soros Likens China?s Economy with US Leading Up to 2008 Crash


"Billionaire financier George Soros has warned that China’s debt-fueled growth is bearing an “eerie resemblance” to the conditions leading up to the 2008 financial crash. “It..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 15:49
Taggar: bear, financial, real estate

KCG Sees Solid Q1 Growth Across Key Metrics, Equities Shine


"Whether it was shares traded or revenues, KCG's Q1 2016 financials shined."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 13:34
Taggar: financial, share, shares

Storm Brewing? Soros Likens Chinese Economy to US, Circa 2008


"George Soros has compared the Chinese economy to the US' prior to its historic financial crisis."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 12:28
Taggar: economy, financial

German ZEW rises 11.2 Points in April


"Sentiment among German financial analysts picked up further in April, after a dire start to the year, pointing to modest economic growth in the months ahead. The ZEW think tank said Tuesday that its m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-19 13:44
Taggar: financial, point

RBA Chief Says Central Bank Actions Reaching Diminishing Returns


"The turmoil in global financial markets of recent months was overdone and not of itself a risk to the outlook for world growth, Australia’s top central banker said on Tuesday. Speaking on the in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-19 13:36
Taggar: bank, financial, market, oil

Canadian Watchdog MSC Warns About FMTrader


"Social media ad leads Manitoban to financial peril and results in a warning about binary options broker, FMTrader."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-19 11:54
Taggar: financial

El-Erian Warns Negative Rates Are Wrong Prescription


"The longer negative interest rates persist, the greater the damage to the world financial system, Allianz Chief Economic Adviser Mohamed El-Erian said Monday. With “low and even” world gro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-18 15:58
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

China Official: Mainland Eyes Boost from ?Superpower? Federal Reserve


"China’s vice finance minister has praised Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen for her clear communication to financial markets and G20 partners and her cautious approach, telling CNBC that the ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-18 10:22
Taggar: economy, finance, financial, market

ASX Welcomes PRO IT to the Australian Liquidity Centre


"Australian Managed Service Provider PRO IT joins the ALC to offer expert support and IT services to the financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-18 10:08
Taggar: financial, market

Invast Securities Operating Revenues Fall Back Down in March 2016


"Invast Securities has disclosed its March 2016 monthly financials showing a drop to January levels."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-18 10:02
Taggar: financial

Trading Places: Executive Moves of The Week


"A rundown of the moves and acquisitions in the financial industry last week. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-17 10:04
Taggar: financial

Brexit Could Cause 100,000 Jobs Lost says PWC


"Leaving the European Union could cost Britain’s financial sector as many as 100,000 jobs in the coming years, according to a report published Thursday. The sector’s contribution to the cou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-14 19:51
Taggar: financial, report

Binary Options Trading in March Continues Stagnating in March


"Japanese trading volumes on the regulated binary options market which is overseen by the Financial Futures Association of Japan (FFAJ) continue consolidating. While the regulator has provided a lot of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-14 17:29
Taggar: brokers, financial, market, trading

Busy Schedule for the Markets on Thursday


"Thursday is shaping up to be a busy day for financial markets, starting with  U.S. inflation data for March, followed by more speeches from Federal Reserve officials and topped off with  and a batch o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-14 13:56
Taggar: financial, inflation, market, report

IPC Partners With Algomi To Leverage IPC?s Financial Markets Cloud


"The partnership will focus on the delivery of DealCall, an application that will run over IPC's Financial Markets Cloud."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-13 11:31
Taggar: financial, market

Breaking: Amana Capital Obtains Lucrative DFSA License


"Amana joins the ranks of IG, Saxo Bank and Henyep Capital Markets as a holder of a Dubai Financial Service Authority license"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-13 07:51
Taggar: bank, financial, market

German Central Banker Defends ECB Draghi


"Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann has rebuked German politicians for attempting to pressure European Central Bank chief Mario Draghiover his easy money policies, suggesting their criticism was interf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-12 17:26
Taggar: bank, financial

Kansas Fed Chief Expects US to Grow Just Under 2%


"Dallas Federal Reserve President Rob Kaplan said Tuesday he’s not too concerned about the slowing economic growth in the first quarter, and the U.S. economy is likely to grow at just under 2 per..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-12 16:58
Taggar: economy, financial, oil

Japan?s MoF Bureau Warns Against TR Binary Options


"Japan?s Kanto Financial Bureau warns that TR Binary Options is not permitted to solicit Japanese investors."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-12 11:56
Taggar: financial

CNMV Warns Investors About IBA Markets


"Spain?s financial watchdog adds unregistered FX broker IBA Markets to its warning list."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-11 14:48
Taggar: financial, market

CNMV Warns Investors About IBA Markets


"Spain?s financial watchdog adds unregistered FX broker IBA Markets to its warning list."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-11 14:48
Taggar: financial, market

Financial Markets Regulator CONSOB Warns Against Titan Trade


"CONSOB, the Italian financial markets regulator, has added binary options broker Titan Trade to its warning list."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-11 10:48
Taggar: financial, market

BOJ?s Kuroda: Closely Watching Market Moves, Impact on Economy


"Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Monday the central bank will closely watch how unstable global market moves could affect the country’s economy and prices. “Global financial..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-11 09:03
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market

One Massive Valuation and a Regulatory Shakeup in Cyprus


"FX Trade Financial, State Street, ACFX, EBS, XTB and IronFX are among the firms that appeared in last week's top articles."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-10 10:34
Taggar: financial, fx trade

Could An EU Transaction Tax Pose A Bigger Threat To Traders Than Brexit?


"The implications of a tax on financial transactions could have far-reaching consequences for the financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-08 10:15
Taggar: financial, market

Barclays Supports Circle Cryptocurrency Payment App


"Barclays has become the first major UK financial institution to support cryptocurrencies."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-06 11:47
Taggar: currencies, financial

Japanese FX Trade Financial Marks MT4 Breakthrough


"Surpassing the milestone of 50,000 accounts, FX Trade Financial is becoming the first broker to successfully push MT4 in Japan."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-06 07:32
Taggar: financial, fx trade

TradeKing to Get Acquired by Ally Financial for $275 mln


"GAIN Capital?s partner which acquired the book of MB Trading last year is is getting acquired by Ally Financial"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-05 20:22
Taggar: financial, trading

India?s Gold Imports Fall 34% From a Year Ago


"India’s gold imports in February fell 34 percent compared with the same period last year, news agency NewsRise Financial reported on Monday, citing a government official, as high prices and hope..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-04 18:01
Taggar: financial, gold, report

UK Firms Putting Plans on Hold Ahead of EU Vote ? Survey


"Big British firms are delaying deals and hiring decisions ahead of a referendum on the country’s European Union membership, a survey showed on Monday, adding to signs that uncertainty around the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-04 13:14
Taggar: economy, financial

Applied Financial Taps Solvej Rendtorff as its NY-Based Senior Consultant


"Ms. Rendtorff joins Applied Financial after a highly decorated career in the industry."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-01 15:24
Taggar: financial, rate

Interview with Wes Mahir (CEO of VForex)


"VForex LLC is an Irvine, California, based hi-tech startup company looking to fill a rather overlooked gap in financial trading. And they plan to do it in a qui..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-01 10:22
Taggar: financial, financial trading, forex, trading

Brexit Risks Taking Multi-Trillion Euro Trading from London


"If Britons vote to leave the EU, London’s financial centre faces losing one of its top money spinners – the trade in trillions of euros in derivatives – and the European Central Bank..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-01 10:07
Taggar: bank, financial

S&P Downgrades Saudi Banks Amid Low Oil Prices


"Riyad Bank, National Commercial Bank, Al Rajhi Bank and Samba Financial Group downgraded to BBB+."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-31 01:03
Taggar: bank, financial

London Prime-Home Values Fall on `Brexit? Fears, Stamp Duty Hike


"Home values in London?s best districts fell for the third consecutive quarter as financial-market turmoil and the risk that the U.K. may vote to leave the European Union damped demand, according to br..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-30 15:33
Taggar: financial, market, oil

Flood of Central Bank Moves Can?t Get World Economy Out of Rut


"Central bankers have managed to steer the world economy clear of a recession while leaving it stuck in the same rut that led to its troubles in the first place. A torrent of monetary stimulus in recen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-29 13:47
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market

Bats Extends Data Feed Capabilities to Money.Net


"Money.Net's has integrated Bats' One Feed into its financial terminal."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-29 13:13
Taggar: financial, rate

Prioritizing Mobile Security Over Innovation


"The financial sector is learning to embrace mobile although the risks remain."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 12:39
Taggar: financial

BlackRock Becomes Latest Venue to Test Symphony


"Blackrock has begun testing the financial messaging app Symphony."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-25 12:50
Taggar: financial

Breaking: Fortress Prime Debacle Pushes FXCM to Write Off up to $6.8 mln


"After the news that the access of Fortress Prime to the services of its technology provider have been cut off and the company’s clients are not only not receiving their withdrawals but are also..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 17:55
Taggar: financial

Japanese Government Downgrades Economic Assessment


"The government on Wednesday downgraded its basic assessment of the Japanese economy, citing weakening consumer and corporate sentiment due to turbulence in global financial markets and slowdown in eme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 15:46
Taggar: economy, financial, market, rate, report

FCA Staff Disgruntled with how UK Regulator is Run: FT


"Financial Times survey reveals FCA staff discontent over leadership. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-22 22:36
Taggar: financial

Monex?s Monthly Revenues Taper Off in February 2016


"Japan?s Monex Group today reported its monthly consolidated financial results for February 2016."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-22 10:22
Taggar: financial, report

IG Group Reports New Record Level of Quarterly Revenues


"A constant flow of macro-economic news created reasonable levels of volatility in financial markets throughout the period."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-22 09:52
Taggar: financial, market

Supporting Fintech in Australia: Policy Proposals


"Last week Australia?s financial regulators were told by the federal government to prepare for a new system to regulate financial technology start-ups. The proposed new rules aim to refocus entrepreneu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-22 09:01
Taggar: financial

Trading Crude Oil Prices ? A Tricky Game


"The financial markets are anticipating that a disaster in the production-storage equation in the US could be a turning point."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 22:24
Taggar: financial, market, point

NASDAQ Adds Straits Financial as DCM for Energy Contracts


"Straits Financial becomes an approved FCM for NASDAQ's US-based DCM market."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 16:12
Taggar: financial, market

Market Volatility At Two-Month Low


"Volatility across global financial markets is at a two-month low as signs central banks will keep borrowing costs lower for longer settle investor nerves that frayed at the start of the year. U.S. sto..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 16:06
Taggar: bank, financial, market, share, shares

Ethereum and Litecoin Adopted by Uphold, the ?Internet of Money?


""Their potential for disruption in the financial sector...is monumental.""

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-20 15:14
Taggar: financial

Fed Scales Back Rate-Rise Forecasts


"Federal Reserve officials held off from raising borrowing costs and scaled back forecasts for how high interest rates will rise this year, citing the potential impact from weaker global growth and fin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 20:31
Taggar: economy, financial, market, oil, rate

FX5: Will the Fed Disappoint The Majority?


"Wednesday March 16: Five things the markets are talking about The dollar, financial volatility and U.S data continues to drive Fed monetary policy, and with that, few investors believe the Fed will ra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 17:36
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, rate

Singapore Growth Downgraded Ahead of Budget


"Forecasters have slashed their growth expectations for Southeast Asia’s leading financial hub just a week before the government presents the 2016 budget. Private economists polled by the Monetar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 08:32
Taggar: bank, financial

FCA Issues Frans Ternier Clone Warning


"Clone company claims to have been approved by the Financial Conduct Authority."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-15 22:50
Taggar: financial

Fed Expected to Hold But Outlook To Give More Hints


"The financial world is awaiting the Federal Reserve’s response to a critical question: How stable are the world’s economies and financial markets? Whatever picture the Fed sketches will he..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-15 18:06
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Seychelles and Mauritius Financial Regulators Start Cooperation


"The financial watchdogs of Mauritius and the Seychelles have joined together in a Memorandum of Understanding."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-15 14:16
Taggar: financial

Global CFO Survey Says Brexit Won?t Hurt Intended Trade With UK


"A British breakaway from the European Union this summer will do little damage to the country’s business ties with the rest of the world, according to a new survey conducted by CNBC. Chief financ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 16:46
Taggar: financial

ChartIQ Gets $4M Funding Round From Illuminate Financial


"US-based HTML5 Charting developer gets Series A funding from UK-based FinTech fund operated by Illuminate Financial "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 15:11
Taggar: financial, rate

6 Things that Could Trigger a Global Financial Crisis


"A list of current financial troubles that could potentially bring about a new global financial crisis. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 12:02
Taggar: financial

Japan?s SBI Holdings Joins R3 Blockchain Consortium


"The Japanese conglomerate proactively consider applying blockchain technology to the financial services of the SBI Group."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 10:00
Taggar: financial, rate

Japan?s SBI Holdings Joins R3 Blockchain Consortium


"The Japanese conglomerate proactively considers applying blockchain technology to the financial services of the SBI Group."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 10:00
Taggar: financial, rate

Faber: Central Banks Will Create Global Socialism


"Central banks around the globe are pursuing strategies that will put all financial assets into government hands, perma-bear Marc Faber, told CNBC’s Squawk Box. He also took the opportunity to en..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 09:09
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, rate

FFAJ Reports February Retail FX Volume Up 11.8% in Japan


"Financial Futures Association of Japan (FFAJ) member volumes hit ¥5.939T ($52.56B) for February and up 11.8% from January."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 09:00
Taggar: financial

China Rebuts Economy Doomsayers


"Chinese economic and financial officials responded to worries about bad debt, ?zombie companies? and currency depreciation over the weekend, insisting that doomsayers were underestimating the economy&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 08:39
Taggar: currency, economy, financial, market, rate

Osborne to Cut Spending Further to Protect Budget Plan


"British Chancellor George Osborne said on Sunday he would announce further cuts to public spending this week to protect his austerity plan from a weakening of the economy, but said they would not be d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 08:29
Taggar: economy, financial

Oil Slump Teaches Draghi a Tough Lesson


"For nearly an hour on Thursday afternoon it was all going so well. The European Central Bank (ECB) announced a better-than-expected range of stimulus measures aimed at rescuing a fragile recovery in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-11 13:52
Taggar: bank, financial, inflation, market

Sucden Financial Welcomes Back Chris Adams to its LME Trading Team


"Sucden Financial has welcome back one of its former trading mavens, Chris Adams, who rejoins its LME trading team."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-10 19:15
Taggar: financial, trading

Breaking: MFSA to Cancel License of FX-CAM over Alleged Breaches


"Malta's financial markets watchdog alleges breaches by the company formerly known as Sensus Capital Markets Ltd."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-10 14:25
Taggar: financial, market

The FINTECH Book: A Professional Overview of the World of Financial Technology


"The financial technology handbook for bankers, investors and entrepreneurs is to be officially released on the 1st of April."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-10 00:50
Taggar: bank, financial

Salesforce Introduces Financial Services Cloud, Bolstering Connectivity


"Salesforce, with the backing of twenty partners, has launched Financial Services Cloud, fostering client connectivity."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-09 21:40
Taggar: financial

Equinix Unveils New Data Center in Tokyo


"The brand new facility provides data center and interconnection services to financial services firms, cloud and content providers. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-09 13:04
Taggar: financial

PayPal Synergy with Village Capital Eyes FinTech for the Poor


"Suitability poses challenges within poor demographics, as well as aspects of financial resources and investment experience."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 19:43
Taggar: financial, investment

Bank of England to Prop up Banks amid ?Brexit? Fears


"The Bank of England is to offer extra liquidity to U.K. banks in the weeks running up to the referendum on Britain’s membership of the European Union in an effort to pre-empt any shocks to finan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 15:51
Taggar: bank, financial, market

That Was Quick! Cyprus Exits Bailout with Cash to Spare


"It doesn’t seem too long ago that Europe looked on in despair as yet another country appeared on the brink of collapse. Back in 2013 panic spread through Cyprus financial system as government bo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 13:00
Taggar: financial, spread

FCA Warns Against MT Capital Partners and Justrader


"The British financial market watchdog has added to its warning list two companies that are operating illegally in the country."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-07 23:53
Taggar: financial, market

BOJ Kuroda Says Negative Rates Should Boost Markets After Market Embraces Risk


"Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said Monday that its negative interest rate policy should boost stock prices and weaken the yen, but its effects are currently outweighed by excessive risk avers..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-07 16:36
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Faith in ?Healing? Central Banks Has Faded: BIS


"While financial markets have regained some composure since the start of the year, mounting global debt levels, sticky growth and the prospect of long-term negative rates are issues that are not going..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-07 14:42
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Hank Paulson Wants China to Let Companies Fail


"Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, who oversaw bank bailouts during the global financial crisis, has different advice for China: Let companies fail. “They can show right now they̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-26 17:17
Taggar: bank, financial

Osborne Pushes G20 to Warn Against Brexit


"Chancellor George Osborne is pushing the Group of 20 leading economies to warn about the dangers of Britain leaving the European Union, the Financial Times reported on Thursday. Osborne said he hoped..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-26 09:04
Taggar: financial, report

IMF Lagarde Warns UK About Brexit


"The head of the International Monetary Fund thinks Britain should stay in the European Union, or both will suffer. Christine Lagarde spoke out against a Brexit in an interview with CNNMoney on Wednesd..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 18:06
Taggar: financial

Indonesia?s Largest Lender Unfazed by Bad Loans


"Bad loans are spiking at Bank Mandiri, Indonesia’s largest lender by assets, due to its high commodity exposure but the bank says it has a plan in place to mitigate any financial damage. Non-per..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 05:53
Taggar: bank, financial

Fed?s Fischer: Too Early to Assess Hit to US Economy from Market Volatility


"Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said Fed officials ” simply do not know” what course of action they will take at their next meeting three weeks from now, and it is too early to assess th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 05:34
Taggar: financial, market

IMF Christine Lagarde to Serve 2nd Term


"IMF head Christine Lagarde made a call for financial cooperation Friday as she prepared for another term at the forefront of global economic policy. “Are we at a 2009 moment? I don’t think..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-19 22:04
Taggar: financial

ECB Divided on Next Steps for QE


"European Central Bank policy makers widely agreed at their January policy meeting that the risks for the eurozone’s $11 trillion economy have increased amid financial-market volatility and weakn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-18 18:41
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market

Hawk Bullard Calls Raising Rates Unwise


"St. Louis Fed leader cites declining inflation expectations Asset-price bubbles aren’t a worry amid turmoil, he adds Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said recent financi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-18 16:30
Taggar: bank, bull, financial, inflation, market, oil, rate

Japan exports fall most since 2009 as global slowdown bites


"Japan’s annual exports in January fell the most since the global financial crisis as demand weakened in China and other major markets, leaving policy makers battling to revive a fragile economy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-18 11:31
Taggar: economy, finance, financial, market

Bank of Japan?s Kuroda Defends Negative Rates, Says Not Aimed at Weakening Yen


"Japan’s central bank governor on Thursday said the bank’s adoption of negative interest rates was not directly aimed at weakening the yen, dismissing wider criticism that the policy was a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-18 11:23
Taggar: bank, currency, financial, market, rate

The Year is Still Young, Yet Already Full of Surprise


"The first eighth of 2016 was eventful.  The surprises are not limited to China and other developing economies, either. Financial markets have been very volatile.  Although near the middle of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-17 22:40
Taggar: financial, gold, market, oil

Japan?s Contraction Questions Abenomics


"Japan’s economy shrank by 0.4 percent in the October-December quarter — the second time the country posted negative growth in 2015 after another down quarter in the January-March period. S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-16 18:15
Taggar: economy, financial, market

BOJ Launches Negative Rates With Bad Timing


"The Bank of Japan?s negative interest rates came into effect on Tuesday in a radical plan already deemed a failure by financial markets, highlighting Tokyo?s lack of options to spur growth as global m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-16 18:13
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Japan Economy Shrinks More than Expected, Highlights Lack of Policy Options


"Japan’s economy shrank more than expected in the final quarter of last year as consumer spending and exports slumped, adding to headaches for policymakers already wary of damage the financial ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-15 10:36
Taggar: economy, financial, market

Assessing Bernie Sanders


"International financial markets are nervous about the prospects of either a Trump or Cruz presidency on the right, but one can find much about the Sanders phenomenon that is also worrisome.  His..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-12 20:29
Taggar: financial, market, rate

?Concerns? About Markets, Banks Sell-Off: Dijsselbloem


"The turmoil hitting the markets and sharp plunge in banking stocks is sparking concern among the euro zone’s finance ministers but the president of the group told CNBC that there was no immediat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-12 15:09
Taggar: bank, finance, financial, market, oil

Global Equity Rout By Numbers


"The Yearlong decline in global equities that started with a selloff in the energy sector officially became a full-blown “bear” market on Thursday. By the numbers: This week’s rout in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-12 13:55
Taggar: bear, financial, market, share, shares

Asia?s Rich Advised To Buy Yen


"Money managers for Asia?s wealthy families are favoring the yen as it benefits from the turmoil in global financial markets. Credit Suisse Group AG is advising its private-banking clients to buy the y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-12 12:39
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, financial, market, oil

China Credit Crisis Could be 5 Times Larger than US Says Kyle Bass


"A Chinese credit crisis would see the country’s banks rack up losses 400 percent larger than the hit U.S. banks took during the subprime mortgage crisis, storied hedge fund manager Kyle Bass has..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-11 14:23
Taggar: bank, financial

Oil Drop Renews Market Sell Off


"The dramatic crash in oil prices has returned with a vengeance. U.S. crude futures dropped 3% Thursday, driving prices below $27 for the second time in recent weeks. Before this year, oil prices hadn&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-11 14:20
Taggar: financial, market, oil, profit, spread

Market Fears Grown On Yen Intervention Threat


"Yellen: Monetary policy not on a “pre-set” course Yellen: Could delay (not abandon) planned rate increases due to turmoil Yen value a concern for Abenomics? BoJ’s efforts to avoid a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-11 13:46
Taggar: dollar, financial, oil, rate

USD/CAD Loonie Lower as Yellen Talks Up USD


"The U.S. dollar advanced versus the CAD thanks to U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen 3 hours of testimony on the Semiannual Monetary Policy Report before the House Financial Services Committee. D..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 22:33
Taggar: dollar, economy, financial, report

Oil Prices Squeezing Producing Nations


"What might be the next big financial crisis? A bursting of the bubble in tech stocks that has built up over the last two years? A total collapse in the stock market, beyond the selloff that has alread..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 19:38
Taggar: financial, market

Fed?s Fisher Says Regulation Could Limit CB?s Ability to Stem Panic


"A top Federal Reserve policymaker expressed concern that financial reforms could make it harder for the central bank to stem a panic in credit markets, a warning that comes amid growing stress in corn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 18:18
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Gold In Holding Pattern Ahead of Yellen Testimony


"Gold is subdued on Wednesday, trading at $1188.88 an ounce in the North American session. In economic news, today?s key event takes place in Washington, as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will test..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 18:15
Taggar: financial, gold, market, rate, trading

US Crude Dips Below $28, Markets Eye Yellen Testimony, US Crude Inventories


"US crude is steady on Wednesday, as March futures trade at the $28 level in the North American session. Brent crude futures are struggling just above the symbolic $30 level, trading at $30.59. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 16:54
Taggar: financial, trading

NZD/USD ? Steady Ahead of Yellen Testimony, NZ Manufacturing Report


"NZD/USD is unchanged on Wednesday, as the pair is trading at 0.6640 early in the North American session. In economic news, Janet Yellen will testify before the House Financial Services Committee in Wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 16:20
Taggar: financial, market, rate, trading

Hope Ahead of Yellen Testimony


"U.S. stock futures are higher.  Fed Chair Janet Yellen begins her semi-annual Humphrey Hawkins testimony at 15:00 GMT before the House Financial Services Committee. Many Asian markets remained cl..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 15:05
Taggar: financial, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Higher as Markets Eye Fed, RBA


"The Australian dollar has gains on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades at the 0.71 line in the European session. In economic events, Australian Westpac Consumer Sentiment posted a sharp gain of 4.2%. On Wedn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 14:55
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, dollar, financial, market

USD/JPY ? Strong Yen Shrugs off Weak Japanese Inflation Report


"The Japanese yen is steady on Wednesday, as USD/JPY trades slightly below the 115 line in the European session. On the release front, Japanese PPI posted a sharp decline of 3.1%. In the US, today̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 13:36
Taggar: financial

What Investors Need Yellen To Say Today


"Expect Fed Chair Yellen to be walking a fine line later this morning. Ms. Yellen is due to testify on the Semiannual Monetary Policy Report before the House Financial Services Committee. Her remarks w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 13:26
Taggar: financial, report

EUR/USD ? Euro Subdued, Markets Await Yellen Testimony


"EUR/USD has posted slight gains on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.1260 in the European session. The euro has resumed its upward flight, gaining 100 points on Tuesday. On the release front, French..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 12:03
Taggar: financial, point

A Nation and World Turns its Ear to Janet Yellen


"Janet Yellen will be testifying Wednesday on the U.S. economy and monetary policy before the House Financial Services Committee and reprising her message Thursday to the Senate Banking Committee. ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-09 22:24
Taggar: bank, economy, financial

Gold Rally Continues, US Records Solid Employment Report


"Gold has posted slight gains on Tuesday, as the metal continues its impressive rally against the US dollar. In the North American session, gold is trading at $1196.10 an ounce. In economic news, JOLTS..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-09 19:48
Taggar: dollar, financial, gold, trading

Oil Price Lower as IEA Comments Drive Price Down


"Oil prices eased on Tuesday, dragged lower by a broad decline across major financial markets and by a growing expectation that global demand will not grow quickly enough to erase the overhang of unwan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-09 17:08
Taggar: financial, market, oil

Janet Yellen Testimony to Hint of Fed?s Next Move


"Things looked so clear back in mid-December. The Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate from record lows, and it signaled the likelihood of four more hikes in 2016. That was then. Panicky..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-09 17:06
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Yen Safe Haven Flows Dominate Sessions


"Global financial turmoil continues to influence safe-haven flows and stall the mighty USD’s 18-month climb. Global growth fears have fixed income dealers looking for clues on the FOMC’s po..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-09 14:02
Taggar: financial, market, oil, rate

Emerging Markets Impacted by 3 Factors


"The global economy is being hit by a slowdown in growth, large swings in exchange rates and tumbling commodity prices. These three factors are often portrayed as separate ?shocks? but should really be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-08 21:15
Taggar: economy, financial, rate

Bank of Japan Policymakers Feared Negative Rates War, Hit to Bank Profits


"Policymakers at the Bank of Japan tussled over the decision to adopt negative interest rates, raising a slew of concerns ahead of a close vote, according to the official summary released Monday. Blind..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-08 10:01
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Next Week


"Highlights:  Janet Yellen semi-annual Humphrey-Hawkins testimony.  Release of Eurozone GDP,  U.S. retail sales, British industrial output, and Japanese current account. Central Bank Wat..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-05 01:11
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate, retail sales

BoJ?s Negative Interest Rate?s Scope Capped At ¥30T


"The Bank of Japan will limit the scope of its newly introduced negative interest rate to a small portion of financial institutions’ current-account deposits — between 10 trillion yen and 3..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-04 13:21
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Fed?s Dudley Says Tightening Conditions Will Remain


"Financial conditions have tightened since the Fed raised interest rates in December, New York Fed president Bill Dudley said on Wednesday, according to a report from news service MNSI. Dudley also sai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-03 17:42
Taggar: financial, rate, report

More Monetary Policy Easing Expected Around the World


"Global interest rates are likely to go even lower before they rise as financial market volatility and the specter of deflation raise fresh doubts about central banks’ ability to fulfill their ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-02 20:31
Taggar: bank, currency, financial, market, oil, rate

Hedge Funds Yuan Battle With China Heats Up


"As far as financial market duels go, China versus some of the world’s most storied hedge funds is as big as it gets. Money managers making bearish bets against the yuan, including top investors..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-01 19:45
Taggar: bear, financial, market

Puerto Rico Announces 46% Debt Cut


"Puerto Rico on Monday announced it had made an exchange offer to financial creditors to reduce a $49.2 billion chunk of its debt by about 46 percent, to $26.5 billion. The plan, the opening salvo in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-01 17:28
Taggar: financial

January in Figures


"January 2016 was an extremely volatile month in world financial markets.  Oil set the tone, with West Texas Intermediate crude plunging almost 31% in the first three weeks to a low of $26.19 before tr..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-30 17:35
Taggar: financial, market, oil

Bank of Japan Introduces Negative Interest Rate to its Deflation-Fighting Toolbox


"The five hour seventeen minute Policy Board meeting over two days surprised and electrified world financial markets with a statement that by a 5-4 vote added a negative interest-rate dimension to its..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-29 20:46
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Bank of Japan Adopts Negative Interest Rate Policy


"The Bank of Japan blindsided global financial markets Friday by adopting negative interest rates for the first time ever, buckling under pressure to revive growth in the world’s third-largest ec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-29 13:29
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market, rate

Gold Rises After Fed FOMC Statement


"Gold turned positive and rose to a 12-week high on Wednesday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve said it was “closely monitoring” global economic and financial developments, and held interest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-28 17:42
Taggar: bank, financial, gold, rate

US Durable Goods Fall By Most In 10 Months


"Orders for business equipment fell in December by the most in 10 months, a sign U.S. companies were slashing capital investment even before the turmoil in global financial markets. Bookings for non-mi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-28 16:57
Taggar: financial, investment, market, oil, report

A More Hawkish FOMC Statement than Some Were Expecting


"The January FOMC statement is neither all hawkish nor noticeably more dovish than the one released six weeks ago when the first federal funds rate hike since June 2006 was made.  Considering the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-27 22:21
Taggar: financial, market, point, rate

Russian Economy Shrinks 3.7% in 2015


"Russia’s economy shrank 3.7 percent in 2015, the worst drop since the depths of the global financial crisis, as the country struggled with a drop in the price of its oil exports and internationa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-26 17:09
Taggar: economy, financial, oil

El-Erian Issues 3 Year Warning on Growth or Recession


"Allianz Chief Economic Adviser Mohamed El-Erian said Tuesday the world economy is at the end of the era of borrowing growth and profits from the future in the form of easy monetary policies. “Ei..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-26 16:56
Taggar: economy, financial, profit

Mock ?Brexit? Talks Paint Bleak Picture for Britain Outside EU


"London could not remain Europe’s financial centre if Britain left the European Union at an upcoming referendum, top European politicians said on Monday, warning that reaching a free trade agreem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-26 10:31
Taggar: financial

Larry Summers Says no 4 Rate Hikes From Fed in 2016


"The dismal start to financial markets this year, coupled with concerns about the slowdown in China, should keep the Federal Reserve from raising interest rates four times in 2016, as policymakers had..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-25 22:25
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Saudi Arabia Maintains Oil Investment Uncut


"National oil giant Saudi Aramco is continuing to invest in oil and gas production capacity despite cost-cutting due to low oil prices, its chairman Khalid al-Falih said on Monday. Aramco’s plans..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-25 19:28
Taggar: financial, oil

Another Big Week in Store for Markets


"It?s been a volatile start to the week in financial markets and that doesn?t look like abating in the final week of the month, as the Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan announce their latest monetary p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-25 08:58
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

IMF Demands Debt Relief for Greece


"The European Union will need to provide significant debt relief for Greece if it is to persuade the International Monetary Fund to put its financial clout behind the country?s third bailout package, t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-21 22:34
Taggar: financial

Davos Leaders Look Beyond 2016?s Early Market Mayhem


"Blood-letting in global markets is dominating corridor talk as business leaders and policymakers meet in Davos, although so far the view is that it doesn’t signal a financial crisis. As the Worl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-21 10:28
Taggar: financial, market

Bank of Canada Retains 0.50% Overnight Interest Rate Target


"Central banks are in the first stage of grief over what’s transpiring in financial markets this year, and the Bank of Canada is no exception.  The take-away from today’s released stat..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-20 19:18
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Emerging Markets Should Brace for More Outflows: IIF


"Net outflows from emerging markets (EM) weren’t just bigger than expected last year, there’s more pain to come this year, the Institute of International Finance said. Emerging markets face..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-20 14:48
Taggar: finance, financial, market

Currency Devaluation an Option for China to Return to Growth


"Currency devaluation is China’s last and only realistic choice, in my view. A currency devaluation of 10-15 percent would stimulate export growth and foster inflation that could ease the delever..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-19 18:37
Taggar: currency, financial, inflation, market

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey Holds its Fire


"World financial market volatility did not simmer down after Turkey’s Monetary Policy Committee meeting on December 22, so policymakers did not act on the conditional promise expressed in that me..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-19 18:06
Taggar: financial, market

Mexico Central Bank Chief Calls for EM Policy Response Short of QE


"Mr Carstens said the required policy response from EM central bankers would stop short of outright “quantitative easing” ? the large-scale buying of financial assets undertaken by the Fed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-18 18:29
Taggar: bank, financial, market

Investment Outflow Reaches $95.6B in China


"China’s central bank and financial institutions sold 628.98 billion yuan ($95.6 billion) of foreign exchange in December, according to a calculation by The Wall Street Journal based on central b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-18 17:27
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, foreign exchange, rate

Abe Wants Putin to Come in From the Cold


"Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe is pressing for President Vladimir Putin to be brought in from the cold, saying Russian help is crucial to tackling multiple crises in the Middle East. In an intervi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-18 17:13
Taggar: financial

Russian Leaders Warns Cuts Needed to Avoid 98 Type Crash


"Russia’s leaders are warning the government will need to make more cutbacks if the nation is to avoid a repeat of the 1998 financial crash, the country’s biggest post-Soviet economic traum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-14 17:35
Taggar: economy, financial, oil

South Korean Central Bank Lowers Growth Forecast


"South Korea’s central bank trimmed its growth forecast for the country’s economy on Thursday, citing the instability in Chinese markets. The Bank of Korea predicting that Asia’s four..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-14 17:33
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market

S&P Warns Corporate Ratings Outlook At Worst Level Since Crisis


"Pressure on global corporate credit ratings is at the worst level since the financial crisis, Standard & Poor’s (S&P) has warned. In a report on Tuesday, the ratings agency said that 1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-13 18:20
Taggar: financial, rate, report

At Last a Better-Than-Forecast Chinese Economic Data Release


"Financial markets partly retraced recent trends after Chinese trade statistics for December revealed larger-than-anticipated $60.09 billion surplus and much smaller-than-assumed on-year declines in ex..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-13 15:17
Taggar: financial, market

Chinese Stocks Seesaw After Government Intervention


"Chinese stocks seesawed Tuesday as worries lingered over the country’s financial markets and its economic outlook, fueling volatility in other Asian benchmarks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-12 17:21
Taggar: financial, market

China Expected to Post Weak Q4 GDP


"China is expected to post its weakest economic growth since the global financial crisis in the fourth quarter, adding pressure on policymakers to take more steps to ward off a sharper slowdown that co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-12 17:07
Taggar: financial, market

China Sells Treasuries For First Time On Record


"It might be easy to conclude China?s unprecedented retreat from Treasuries is bad news for America. After all, as the biggest overseas creditor to the U.S., China has bankrolled hundreds of billions o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-12 13:23
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial

Yuan Slightly Higher after Intervention


"China?s yuan again dominated moves on major foreign exchange markets on Monday, driven 1 percent higher against the dollar in offshore trade after reports of another round of aggressive intervention b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-11 17:04
Taggar: dollar, financial, foreign exchange, market, report

Merkel to Skip Davos Denies Cologne Inspired Decision


"The German government has denied media reports suggesting that Chancellor Angela Merkel has canceled her trip next week to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, due to political pressures at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-11 16:30
Taggar: financial, report

Central Banks Running Out of Ammo is Real Concern Says El-Erian


"The nosedive in the Chinese stock market and the slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy will certainly be front and center for global investors in the near term, but there’s a more..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-08 16:56
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, market

People?s Bank of China Guides Yuan up but Weak Outlook Remains


"China’s central bank guided the yuan a shade higher Friday, a day after a hefty decline in the currency rocked financial markets and fanned renewed worries over the health of the world’s s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-08 10:33
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, economy, financial, market, rate

China Crisis Reminds Soros of 2008


"Billionaire financier George Soros is warning of an impending financial markets crisis as investors around the world were roiled by turmoil in China trade for the second time this week. Speaking at an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-07 18:23
Taggar: financial, market, oil

Fasten Your Seatbelts


"Having gotten off to a bad start in 2016, global financial markets were desperately in need of some good economic data and other news.  The service sector purchasing managers surveys for December..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-06 16:09
Taggar: financial, market, rate

UK Services Growth Slows, Pointing to Soft End to 2015


"Growth in Britain’s dominant services industry slowed slightly in December, suggesting the economy expanded only modestly ahead of a new year in which it faces significant risks, a closely watch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-06 14:45
Taggar: economy, financial

China Authorities Flooded Cash into System to Soothe Market Rout


"Chinese authorities Tuesday flooded the banking system with the largest cash injection since September, likely helping soothe equity markets a day after a stock rout that rocked global financial marke..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-05 17:06
Taggar: bank, financial, market, report

Fed?s Fisher Says New Rate Tools Passed Test


"New financial tools meant to help the Federal Reserve pull off its historic interest rate hike last month have worked, easing some internal concerns at the U.S. central bank, the Fed’s vice chai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-04 17:26
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

UK Consumer Borrowing Rises to Pre Crisis Levels


"Consumer borrowing on credit cards, loans and overdrafts is growing at its fastest rate since before the financial crisis, figures from the Bank of England show. Unsecured consumer credit was up by 8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-04 17:08
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

Deja Vu: Markets Fall To Open 2016 As Risk Aversion Dominates


"Global financial markets in 2015 were pulled between two opposing forces: The first was the Federal Reserve?s determination to raise interest rates as the U.S. job market strengthened. The second was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-04 13:52
Taggar: financial, market, rate

Top Forex Themes for 2016


"<strong>Top Forex Themes for 2016</strong> <p> Since the next two weeks are generally the quietest periods in the financial markets, we want to take this opportunity to think l..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 19:53
Taggar: currency, financial, forex, market, share

Top Forex Themes for 2016


"Top Forex Themes for 2016 Since the next two weeks are generally the quietest periods in the financial markets, we want to take this opportunity to think longer term and share with you our currency fo..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 19:53
Taggar: currency, financial, forex, market, share

EUR 2016 Outlook ? Forget About Parity


"<strong>EUR 2016 Outlook ? Forget About Parity <p> By Kathy Lien, Managing Director of BKAsset Management <p> Six years after the financial crisis and the European Central Bank..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 19:47
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, inflation, rate

EUR 2016 Outlook ? Forget About Parity


"EUR 2016 Outlook ? Forget About Parity By Kathy Lien, Managing Director of BKAsset Management Six years after the financial crisis and the European Central Bank is still struggling to turn around thei..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 19:47
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, inflation, rate

DAX Year Ahead ? Trends And Expectations 2016


"German economy remains resilient DAX benefits from ECB?s monetary policy Emerging markets slowdown will be a challenge for 2016 2015 in Review It has been another testing year for the German economy b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-24 12:52
Taggar: economy, financial, market

US Banks Hit by Cheap Oil as Opec Warns of Long-Term Low


"US banks face the prospect of tougher stress tests next year because of their exposure to oil in a sign of how the falling price of crude is transforming the outlook not just for energy companies but..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-24 12:45
Taggar: bank, financial, oil

Don?t Bet on a Happy New Year for Greece


"It’s been something of an “annus horribilis” for Greece, with the country brought close to financial ruin and leaving the euro zone in summer. Capital controls are still in place and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-23 10:27
Taggar: financial

Osborne?s Budget Challenge Deepens as Deficit Worsens in November


"British public finances unexpectedly worsened in November, adding to Chancellor George Osborne’s already tough challenge of hitting his austerity target this year. But Britain’s top budget..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-22 17:16
Taggar: finance, financial

British Pound Year Ahead ? Brexit To Dominate 2016


"BoE in no rush to raise rates Brexit referendum to dominate proceedings Weak energy prices – a friend or foe for the U.K economy? Pound?s key support remains close to £1.4800 2015 in Review This..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-22 14:54
Taggar: economy, employment, financial, pound, rate

Unanimous Fed Vote Sends Clear Message to Market


"The unanimous backing Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen got for the Fed’s first rate hike since the financial crisis let her deliver a clear message: Don’t expect further rate hikes for a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-17 18:04
Taggar: financial, rate

CFO Survey Says Fed Will Hike 2 Times in 2016


"It’s all eyes on the Federal Reserve for investors this week, ahead of the central bank’s last FOMC meeting of 2015, and CFOs have largely come around to the market view that the Fed will..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-15 16:48
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Oil Higher on Profit Taking


"Oil prices edged higher on Tuesday as a slump to near 11-year lows in the previous session whetted investors’ buying appetite but a lingering supply glut kept prices near troughs last seen durin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-15 16:34
Taggar: financial, oil

Fed is Main Focus But Europe, Energy and Asia on the Radar


"The Fed has always been a shortcut for discussions of financial market developments. So, the argument goes, liquidity is drying up for high-yielding assets because the Fed is allegedly poised to raise..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-14 18:59
Taggar: financial, market, oil, point, rate

IMF?s Lagarde Wants Britain to Say in EU


"The managing director of the International Monetary Fund has said she wants Britain to stay in the EU, warning that a looming Brexit referendum posed a risk to the UK economy. In an upbeat assessment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-11 16:55
Taggar: economy, employment, financial

BoE Anxious About Market Reaction to Fed Rate Hike


"The Bank of England is on alert for the reaction in financial markets to an anticipated rise in US interest rates for the first time since the financial crisis. Threadneedle Street identified flows in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-09 17:01
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Lockhart Reaffirms Economy Ready for Rate Hike


"The economic conditions are satisfactory and the financial markets are well-prepared for the Federal Reserve to increase interest rates next week, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said Monday. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-07 17:15
Taggar: economy, financial, market, rate

EM Face ?Taper Tantrum? Risks as US Prepares to Hike


"Once the darling of investors, emerging markets have this year seen growth slip to lows not seen since the peak of the financial crisis and after much volatility across assets in the sector, they are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-07 14:16
Taggar: financial, market, rate

BoC Holds Rates, But Flags Vulnerable Household Sector


"The Bank of Canada kept its benchmark interest rate steady on Wednesday even though it said vulnerabilities in the household sector, which has been stretched by high debt spurred by people taking adva..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-02 17:42
Taggar: bank, financial, rate

RBS and Standard Chartered Weakest of UK Banks After Stress Tests


"Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Chartered were the weakest of Britain’s seven largest lenders in a Bank of England stress test. For the second year, the central bank has subjected the UKR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-01 18:58
Taggar: bank, financial, oil

Next UK Budget to be Held on March 16


"The 2016 Budget will be held on Wednesday 16 March, Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has told MPs. A week after unveiling his Autumn Statement, Mr Osborne must now prepare for this annual sp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-01 18:56
Taggar: financial

Canada: Q3 Balance of International Payments 2015


"Canada’s current account deficit (on a seasonally adjusted basis) narrowed $0.4 billion in the third quarter to $16.2 billion. A lower deficit on trade in goods was partially offset by a higher..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 16:08
Taggar: financial, investment

Big Business Unconvinced on December Fed Hike


"The financial heads at some of the world’s largest companies remain unconvinced that the U.S. Federal Reserve will make any substantial policy changes at its next meeting in December, according..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 11:27
Taggar: financial, rate

China Opens FX Market Ahead of SDR Decision


"The first batch of foreign central banks, sovereign wealth funds and international financial institutions have been registered to enter China’s interbank foreign exchange market, the countryR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-26 17:45
Taggar: announcement, bank, financial, foreign exchange, market

EUR/USD ? Euro Dropping on Reports of ECB Easing Plans


"EUR/USD has posted strong losses on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.0590 in the European session. In economic news, the euro has lost ground as reports have surfaced that the ECB will implement fur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-25 13:40
Taggar: financial, report

Bank of England?s Broadbent Says Market Rate Bets Can Mislead


"A senior Bank of England policymaker said on Wednesday that pricing in financial markets for when Britain’s record-low interest rates are likely to rise could be misleading and risked changing q..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-18 13:52
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

Greece Reaches Deal on next Slice of Bailout Aid


"Greece and its international creditors reached a tentative deal on Tuesday on economic and financial overhauls Athens must deliver in exchange for its next slice of EUR2 billion ($2.1 billion) financi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-17 12:31
Taggar: financial

NZD/USD ? Steady After Hawkish RNBZ Report


"NZD/USD is steady on Wednesday, trading at 0.6560 early in the North American session. In economic news, US NFIB Small Business Index met expectations, while Import Prices disappointed with a fifth st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-11 16:43
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial, point, rate, report, trading

PBOC Governor Pledges Commitment to Reforms


"Senior officials in China unleased a slew of statements on Tuesday pointing to sweeping reforms in the financial sector, as the country seeks to bolster investor confidence in its markets. In a length..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-10 17:16
Taggar: bank, financial, market, point

Saudi Arabia Will Not Stop Pumping to Boost Oil Prices


"Saudi Arabia is determined to stick to its policy of pumping enough oil to protect its global market share, despite the financial pain inflicted on the kingdom’s economy. Officials have told the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-09 13:36
Taggar: economy, financial, market, oil, share

Bank Negara Malaysia


"Malaysia’s overnight central bank interest rate will remain at 3.25% following five 25-basis point tightenings spaced between May 2010 and July 2014.  A statement released after today’..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-05 20:33
Taggar: bank, financial, point, rate

Fed Decided to Use Calendar Guidance After Feeling Ignored by Market


"When the U.S. Federal Reserve tweaked its policy statement last week and put a December rate rise squarely back in play, it took a calculated gamble that reaching for an old and controversial policy t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-05 17:11
Taggar: financial, market, rate

UK Export Growth Hits Six-Year Low ? British Chambers of Commerce


"British exporters experienced the weakest growth in orders since the depths of the financial crisis in the three months to September, a survey showed on Tuesday, adding to signs that overseas demand h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-03 13:57
Taggar: financial, report

Saudi Arabia Downgraded as Projected Deficit to Reach 16% of GDP


"The oil crash is crushing Saudi Arabia’s budget. Standard & Poor’s downgraded Saudi Arabia’s credit rating on Friday. The dramatic plunge in oil prices over the past 18 months h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-02 17:31
Taggar: financial, oil

ECB Warns Top 4 Greek Banks Need to Raise $16 Billion


"Greece’s four biggest banks, which suffered severe losses when they were shuttered this summer as the country veered toward economic collapse, must raise nearly $16 billion in new money to withs..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-02 17:22
Taggar: bank, financial

Global Growth a Drag on Manufacturing Sector


"It should be another interesting week in financial markets with a large amount of economic data being released and a couple of central bank decisions thrown in for good measure, including that of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-02 08:24
Taggar: bank, financial, market, report

Chinese Gold Demand Expected to Grow to Record


"Gold consumption in mainland China may match or exceed the record in 2013 after financial-market turmoil and the yuan?s devaluation boosted the metal?s appeal, according to the Chinese Gold & Sil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-26 16:47
Taggar: consumption, financial, gold, market, oil

US Bond Flash Crash One Year On: What Have We Learned?


"Twelve months have passed since the nerve-shredding “flash crash” in US Treasurys and the financial industry is pushing though initiatives aimed at improving stability and liquidity in glo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-26 16:24
Taggar: financial, market

China?s Central Committee to Finalize 13th Five Year Plan


"China’s ruling Communist Party opened a key meeting on Monday that will focus on financial reforms and how to maintain growth of around seven percent and more broadly map out economic and social..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-26 16:02
Taggar: financial

Bank of England Restricts ?Stress Tests? to Largest UK Retail Banks


"Britain’s smaller lenders and British units of foreign investment banks will escape the Bank of England’s annual ‘stress tests’ of their resilience to financial shocks, the cen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-21 15:22
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, investment

China GDP Grows 6.9% in Q3


"China posted its weakest quarterly economic growth since the global financial crisis on Monday, raising pressure on policymakers to cut interest rates further and roll out other support measures to av..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-19 05:44
Taggar: economy, financial, market, rate

These Guys Think China?s Economy Is Much Larger


"As the world awaits China’s third-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) figures on Monday, the accuracy of mainland data is once again up for debate. A growing section of financial market partici..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-16 12:39
Taggar: economy, financial, market

Reuters Polls Shows Economists See 55% Chance of December Rate Hike


"The Federal Reserve is still expected to raise U.S. interest rates in December but signs the labor market may be in a soft patch have dented confidence the central bank will pull the trigger, accordin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-15 20:31
Taggar: bank, financial, market, rate

China Q3 Growth Could Dip Below 7%


"China’s economic growth is expected to fall below 7 percent for the first time since the global financial crisis in the third quarter, putting pressure on policyma