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Report: Emerging Markets See Sharp Growth in Cashless Transactions


"South Africa is the most cryptocurrency-friendly country in Africa, according to the 2018 World Payments Report by French banking group BNB Paribas and IT company Capgemini. Compared to other major ec..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 07:59
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment, market, report

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

PR: Exosis Launches ICO to Create a Multi Utility Platform


"Exosis is a multi utility blockchain platform with five blockchain sites which include, a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange, a virtual masternode, a decentralized e-commerce site, e- wallet and an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-14 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

New Venture Capital Fund Secures $100M to Invest in Crypto Startups


"Dragonfly Capital Partners, a new crypto-focused venture capital firm, has announced the launch of its first $100 million fund dedicated to investments in crypto assets. Its investors include Okex, Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 19:40
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

SEC Asks Court to Enforce Subpoena in ICO Inquiry


"The SEC is trying to subpoena an investment trust company as part of a probe into alleged fraud involving claims of a $100 million ICO. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 16:10
Taggar: investment

Suspected Mastermind Behind Kassh Coin Arrested


"The New Delhi Police Branch has arrested Asif Ashraf Malkani – a thirty-five-year-old man accused of operating Kassh Coin – a multi-million dollar scam that duped Bollywood celebrities, am..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 05:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment

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

ICO Activity Down 90% This Year, Research Shows


"An independent study by Autonomous Research has found that initial coin offering (ICO) activity globally has dropped over 90 percent this year. With the high of about $3 billion in funds raised by tok..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 05:15
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

?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

Overstock's Medici Ventures Invests in Wine-Tracking Blockchain Startup


"Medici Ventures, the blockchain accelerator arm of Overstock.com, has made a seven-figure investment in wine-tracking startup VinX."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 14:59
Taggar: investment

Six of the Best Cryptocurrency Calendars


"The world of cryptocurrency is a hectic and jam-packed one, with nary a day passing when there isn?t a major event of some kind going down. From conferences to seminars and coin burns to airdrops, cry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 05:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trade, investment, rate

PR: Contentos Announces Investment From Binance Labs


"Decentralized global content ecosystem, Contentos, has been catching the attention of major industry players, receiving a multi-million dollar investment from Binance Labs. Shanghai, China ? Contentos..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment, trading

VC Investment in Blockchain Startups Is Up 280% So Far This Year


"VC investment in blockchain and cryptocurrency startups is soaring in 2018, having already almost tripled last year's total, says a report."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 15:15
Taggar: currency, investment, report

South Korea's Largest Venture Firm Backs First Blockchain Startup


"Korea Investment Partners, the largest venture capital firm in South Korea, just invested in its first blockchain startup."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 07:00
Taggar: investment

Wells Fargo Says Global Growth Top Risk


"If global growth doesn’t pick up, the bull market will face a major hurdle, market watcher Scott Wren says. Wren, senior global equity strategist at the Wells Fargo Investment Institute, ranks i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 17:16
Taggar: bull, investment, 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

The Daily: Speculators and Investors Hodl, Venezuelans Send Crypto With SMS


"A study has detected stability in the amounts of bitcoin held for both speculation and investment during the last several months through August. Also in The Daily, Opera launches its much-vaunted desk..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 13:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, rate

Surveys: 1 in 4 Millennials Want to Invest in Crypto, 3% of China Already Has


"In recent cryptocurrency surveys, a poll of 100,000 Chinese citizens has found that 3% have invested in cryptocurrencies, and a survey conducted by Circle has found that a quarter of millennials would..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 00:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

ASEAN currencies edge higher


"Sept 21 (Reuters) – Asian currencies strengthened for the third consecutive day on Friday, supported by a weaker dollar and shifting views over how much damage the Sino-U.S. trade war will infli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 11:27
Taggar: currencies, dollar, investment

US Representatives ?Urge? the IRS to Clarify Cryptocurrency Tax Guidance


"On Wednesday September 19, a committee of US bureaucrats sent an open letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in regard to the way cryptocurrencies are taxed. The representatives’ letter di..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 03:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Texas Securities Watchdog Takes Action Against 3 Alleged Crypto Frauds


"The Texas State Securities Board has taken emergency action against three crypto investment schemes it alleges are attempting to hoax local investors."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 17:00
Taggar: investment

Canada: International transactions in securities, July 2018


"Foreign investment in Canadian securities reached $12.7 billion in July, mainly from acquisitions of federal government bonds. At the same time, Canadian investment in foreign securities totalled $13..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 14:47
Taggar: investment

Dollar marks time as China data neutral


"It was a mixed bag of news on the China data dump in Asia this morning. Both industrial production and retail sales beat estimates in August, though fixed asset investment disappointed with a below-ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-14 06:02
Taggar: industrial production, investment, point, retail sales

Canadian Regulated Bitcoin Trust Achieves Mutual Fund Trust Status


"A Canadian regulated bitcoin trust has achieved the mutual fund trust status, allowing eligible investors to invest in the trust through government-sponsored tax-efficient investment plans. The invest..."

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

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

Exchanges Roundup: Startup Targets Crypto Micro-Investments, Kraken Denies Halifax Closure


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Perth-based Bamboo has announced it will launch an app designed to easily facilitate micro-investments in cryptocurrencies, Kraken has rejected a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 20:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, forex, investment, leverage, market

SEC Suspends Exchange-Traded Bitcoin and Ether Investment Vehicles


"A highly touted investment instrument that sought to appeal to U.S. investors looking for cryptocurrency exposure has just seen a setback."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-09 00:30
Taggar: currency, investment

Crypto and Stock Trading Startup Robinhood Is Eyeing an IPO


"Mobile investment app Robinhood that launched a zero-fee crypto trading service this year is now searching for a CFO as it prepares for going public."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 07:15
Taggar: investment, trading

Grayscale Launches Investment Trust for Zen Cryptocurrency


"Grayscale Investments announced Thursday morning that the new Zen Investment Trust is now open to accredited or institutional investors. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 15:30
Taggar: investment

Ramaphosa says South Africa to recover from recession soon


"South Africa will soon recover from recession, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Thursday in his first reaction to news that undermines his effort to revive the economy and attract investment after a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 15:12
Taggar: economy, investment

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

Goldman Sachs Said to Have Sidelined Plans for Crypto Trading Desk


"Investment bank Goldman Sachs has reportedly dropped plans to launch a cryptocurrency trading desk, for now at least."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 15:45
Taggar: bank, currency, currency trading, gold, investment, report, trading

Bitcoin Cold Storage in DNA


"Savvy Bitcoiners know: whoever controls keys and passphrases, controls the coins. As cryptocurrency becomes part of everyday life and investment, enthusiasts are increasingly searching for unique, sec..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 11:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Operation Cryptosweep: 200+ Crypto Cases in North America, 46 Enforcement Actions


"North American regulators have revealed that more than 200 cryptocurrency-related cases are being actively investigated, with 46 enforcement actions taken. The coordinated efforts by over 40 jurisdict..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

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

Morgan Creek Launches Digital Asset Index Fund for Institutional Investors


"Morgan Creek Digital, an asset management firm backed by multi-billion dollar investment advisor Morgan Creek Capital Management, has announced the launch of the Digital Asset Index Fund in partnershi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 16:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, investment

PR: SPIN Protocol ? a New Blockchain Solution for Fast Growing but Easy to Manipulate Influencer Marketing


"Influencers are individuals or organizations with a significant number of audience on social media. Currently, influencer marketing has emerged to be one of the most powerful marketing tools in the gl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, investment, market

Crypto-Backed Lending Platform Blockfi Approved to Operate in California


"Back in July, news.Bitcoin.com reported on the cryptocurrency-backed USD lending platform, Blockfi, which raised $52.5m from investors in an investment round led by Michael Novogratz?s Galaxy Digital..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 02:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, rate, report

Investments, Offshores, Foreign Trade ? Russia Planning for Crypto


"With regulations on the horizon, high-ranking officials in Russia have come up with ideas on how to harness cryptocurrencies when, hopefully, they are finally legalized. The need of finding ways to ci..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 12:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Joins Crypto Startup Equi: Report


"Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said Tuesday that he's now working with investment-focused crypto startup Equi, though his role is as yet unclear."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 17:00
Taggar: investment

Big Investors Deny Involvement In Crypto Miner Bitmain's Pre-IPO Funding


"Following reports of Bitmain closing a $1 billion pre-IPO investment round, some notable investors have disputed their alleged participation."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 16:00
Taggar: investment, report

eToro to Pay for Major UK Soccer Sponsorship Deal With Bitcoin


"Online investment platform eToro has inked a deal that will see it use bitcoin to pay for sponsorship at seven Premier League soccer teams."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 15:00
Taggar: bitcoin, etoro, investment

Energy Firm Discloses Major Crypto Losses Amid Blockchain Rebrand


"A publicly owned firm chaired by a Chinese billionaire lost millions through crypto investments, yet it's still seeking to rebrand around the tech."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 11:30
Taggar: investment

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

PR: Contentos Launches Public Content Chain


"Contentos (COS) hosted its ?Mastering your creativity with COS? event at Andaz Hotel in Tokyo as part of a global tour. The event attracted major industry executives, including LiveMe CEO Yuki, Ontolo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-18 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Pantera Capital Already Raises Over $70 Million for Its Third Crypto Fund


"Pantera Capital, one of the largest US-based institutional holders of cryptocurrencies, has already raised more than $70 million for its third crypto fund. And the first investment by Pantera Venture..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 23:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

Turkish Lira erases its economic attack losses


"Thursday August 16: Five things the markets are talking about This week, the mighty U.S dollar has gained traction from safe-haven investment flows on the back of trade disputes between the U.S and Ch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 12:36
Taggar: dollar, investment, market, report

Pantera Capital Raises $71 Million for Third Crypto Venture Fund


"Blockchain investment company Pantera Capital has launched a new crypto fund with over $71 million already committed."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 11:00
Taggar: investment

Trader Gets Six-Figure Loan to Buy Crypto, Holdings Drop by 85%


"An Abu Dhabi-based cryptocurrency investor has shared his story of having taken out a six-figure loan to finance virtual currency investments only to watch his portfolio lose 85 percent of its value..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 09:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, investment, share

Crypto Millionaire Lost 5,500 Bitcoins in Alleged Investment Scam


"A 22-year-old cryptocurrency millionaire has lost more than 5,500 bitcoins in an alleged investment scam in Thailand."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 08:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Germany to Increase Oversight in Foreign Investment Deals


"Germany is to increase its powers to block foreign investments by significantly lowering the threshold for deals that can be subject to ministerial veto, in a further sign of growing protectionist sen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 19:09
Taggar: investment

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

KPMG: Blockchain Funding in US This Year Has Already Surpassed 2017's Total


"Investment in the blockchain industry is booming in the U.S., according to a new report from "Big Four" auditing firm KPMG."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 16:00
Taggar: investment, report

PR: Keynote Brings the World Blockchain Forum to London


"The world?s largest blockchain conference explores the promise of blockchain technology, trends and investments. Keynote is excited to announce the program agenda for their next endeavour, the world?s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 19:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, investment

UK Negotiators Warn EU on Brexit Financial Regulation Retaliation


"UK negotiators have told their counterparts in Brussels that about 7,000 European-based investment funds that rely on British clients for their cash and profits will be hit by regulators unless the EU..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 20:29
Taggar: investment, profit

PR: Dstoq Releases MVP of Fully Licensed, Decentralized Stock Exchange


"DSTOQ, a decentralized stock exchange for trading security tokens, has launched their MVP. The first version of the DSTOQ platform, which enables investments in real-world assets using cryptocurrency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, rate, 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

Largest Cannabis Community Market in Israel to Accept Bitcoin Payments


"Before it was turned into an investment asset, the invention of Bitcoin promised to usher in a world where anyone can pay for anything they like without a need for getting prior approval from the powe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-29 00:55
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market

Pantera Capital Reports Lifetime Return of More Than 10,000%


"Major cryptocurrency investment firm, Pantera Capital, has reported a lifetime return of more than 10,000% on its fund. The company has announced the impressive return in celebration of its five-year..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-28 20:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market, rate, report

You Can Become a Citizen of Antigua and Barbuda for Less Than 13 BTC


"The parliament of Antigua and Barbuda has amended the country?s Citizenship by Investment Programme Act to accept payments in the form of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. With Antigua and Barbuda?s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 18:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

Dollar, U.S. Stocks, and Treasury Yields Little Changed After Strong U.S. GDP Report


"U.S. GDP expanded 4.1% last quarter at a seasonally adjusted annualized rate. That was the fastest quarterly pace since the third quarter of 2014, but analysts had anticipated such a figure. Personal..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 17:33
Taggar: consumption, investment, point, rate

US GDP Grows 4.1% For Best Pace in 4 years


"Gross domestic product grew at a solid 4.1 percent pace in the second quarter, its best pace since 2014, boosting hopes that the economy is ready to break out of its decade-long slumber. The number ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 15:26
Taggar: economy, investment

U.S. Economy grew 4.1% rate in Q2


"The U.S economy grew at the strongest pace in nearly four-years during Q2, supported by a rebound in consumer spending, exports and firm business investment. Q2 GDP rose at a seasonally and inflation-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 14:39
Taggar: economy, inflation, investment, rate

U.S durable goods orders rose 1% in June


"Orders placed with U.S. factories for business equipment increased in June for a third straight month, a sign of investment momentum heading into the second half despite corporate concerns over tariff..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 12:06
Taggar: durable goods, goods orders, investment, rate

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

Crypto Bank Galaxy Digital Loses $134 Million in Q1


"Crypto investment bank Galaxy Digital lost $134 million in the first quarter of 2018, largely due to declining cryptocurrency prices."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 20:05
Taggar: bank, currency, investment

The Best and Worst Cryptocurrency Investments for the First Half of 2018


"As far as cryptocurrency markets are concerned the last six months of 2018 has been the exact opposite of the 2017 bull run last year. A great majority of digital assets have lost between 60-90 percen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 06:05
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, market

Novogratz? Galaxy Digital Leads $52.5 Million Blockfi Fundraiser


"Galaxy Digital, a merchant bank founded by famed bitcoin investor and president of the Fortress Investment Group, Michael Novogratz, has led a $52.5 million investment round for cryptocurrency-backed..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 03:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment

Investment Startup Bitwise Proposes ETF for Top 10 Cryptos


"Crypto investment startup Bitwise announced it filed to offer a cryptocurrency exchange-traded fund (ETF) Tuesday.  "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 20:01
Taggar: currency, investment

The Daily: Crypto Vault in Hong Kong, ?Herd of Institutional Investors? in Crypto


"A Hong Kong-based investment firm is planning to launch a new crypto-custody service to address the growing interest from institutional clients, and we?ve covered the story in today?s Bitcoin in Brief..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 13:55
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Crypto Stock Exchange Operator Pleads Guilty to Fraud


"Jon Montroll, who ran the now-defunct bitcoin investment platform BitFunder, has plead guilty to securities fraud and obstruction of justice charges."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 22:54
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

BitFunder Operator 'Close to' Plea Bargain in SEC Fraud Case


"The operator of defunct bitcoin investment platform BitFunder is negotiating a plea deal over criminal charges laid against him by the SEC. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Indian Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer Offers to Repay Initial Investments to Victims


"The alleged bitcoin Ponzi kingpin, Amit Bhardwaj, has reportedly offered to pay back the initial investments in Indian rupees to those who lost money through his scheme. However, victims want the curr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment, report

Largest Association of Investment Professionals Adds Crypto to Curriculum


"CFA Institute, with over 150,000 members, is adding cryptocurrency topics to its curriculum for the first time. The course material will be released in August. A record 227,031 people in 91 countries..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, report

PR: Monfils Sponsorship with eToro


"Gaël Monfils, the 31-year-old French tennis star, is known as ?Sliderman? for his on-court showmanship. He may take chances when trying to win Grand Slam matches, but when it comes to personal finance..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, etoro, finance, investment, trading

Report: World's Biggest Asset Manager BlackRock Exploring Bitcoin


"Global investment management company BlackRock may be mulling a move into bitcoin futures, according to a report."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 15:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, report

Study Finds Cryptocurrency Rebalance Portfolios Outperform ?Hodling?


"Shrimpy cryptocurrency portfolio management is a platform that helps investors curate a portfolio with automated investment strategies. With the company?s portfolio experience, the Shrimpy team publis..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-14 16:05
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currency, investment, rate, technical analysis

Kuwait Could Reach Emerging Market Status


"Kuwait has long been nicknamed the Sleeping Giant of the Gulf, and it is not exactly intended as a compliment. Kuwait is considered one of the least interesting of the Mideast regional economies and h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 17:37
Taggar: investment, market

Texas Regulator Issues Cease and Desist Order to a Network of Crypto Companies


"The Texas State Securities Board has taken an emergency action to stop a network of crypto-related companies from illegally offering investments in the state. A token offering and a mining firm are am..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 08:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Dollar Gains vs JPY and CHF


"The U.S. dollar held steady at a six-month high against the Japanese yen and a two-month high against the Swiss franc on Thursday, bolstered by solid inflation data and investor sentiment that the gre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 22:05
Taggar: dollar, inflation, investment

Report: More Than Three-Quarters of ICOs in 2017 Were Scams


"In a report by an advisory firm on initial coin offering (ICO) investments, data shows close to 80% of all ICOs in 2017 were scams."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 18:05
Taggar: investment, report

Canadian Dollar Lower Despite BoC Hike and Hawkish Comments


"The Bank of Canada raised interest rates on Wednesday, as expected, and said further gradual rate hikes will be warranted, but warned mounting trade tensions will have a larger impact on investment an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-11 19:46
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

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

London School of Economics Launches ?Cryptocurrency Investment and Disruption? Course


"The London School of Economics, one of the leading academic institutions for higher learning in the world, is the latest university to offer a course on cryptocurrency. For just £1,800, and about sixt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 17:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, rate

Benson Oak Raising $100 Million for Blockchain-Focused Fund


"Prague-based Benson Oak announced it is raising $100 million to launch an investment fund with a focus on blockchain startups in Israel. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 08:00
Taggar: investment

Czech Investment Bank Raising $100 Million for Blockchain Fund


"Prague-based Benson Oak has announced it is raising $100 million to launch an investment fund with a focus on blockchain startups in Israel. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 08:00
Taggar: investment

Crypto Custody Poses Barrier to Institutional Investment


"Cryptocurrency analysts are increasingly arguing that the lack of custody services provided by leading players from within the finance industry pose a significant barrier to institutional investors se..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 07:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, investment, market

Huobi Launches in Australia Offering 10 AUD Pairs


"Crypto exchange Huobi has started trading in Australia with 10 pairs against the AUD, including bitcoin cash (BCH). More trading pairs will be added in the future. The platform also plans to partner w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 21:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, investment, trading

The Daily: Fake Trezor Website, Floods Take Out Mines, and New Crypto Investments


"Among the stories from around the cryptosphere featured in today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief are a fake Trezor wallet website and floods in China that reportedly took out enough mining farms to make..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 11:20
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, rate, report

27% of England?s Male Millennials Say Bitcoin Better Investment Than Property


"Millennial Living in 2018: Insights for the UK ?Build-to-Rent? Sector, a study in conjunction with FTI Consulting, commemorates real estate group Get Living?s 5th anniversary. Focusing on millennials..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 11:42
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, rate, real estate

Payments Giant Qiwi Unveils Crypto Investment Bank


"Russian epayment giant Qiwi is launching a crypto investment bank to advise ICO investors and help companies tokenize their assets."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 10:50
Taggar: bank, investment

Managers at Payments Giant Qiwi Unveil Crypto Investment Bank


"Employees at Russian e-payment giant Qiwi are launching a crypto investment bank to advise ICO investors and help companies tokenize their assets."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 10:50
Taggar: bank, investment

Execs at Payments Giant Qiwi Launch Crypto Investment Bank


"Senior staff at a Qiwi subsidiary are launching a crypto investment bank to advise ICO investors and help companies tokenize their assets."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 10:50
Taggar: bank, investment

VeChain Arrives: What to Know About the $1.5 Billion Blockchain for Business


"After amassing more than $1 billion in investment, the VeChain blockchain is officially operational, marking the latest milestone for the project."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 07:30
Taggar: investment

Dollar rises to new heights against G10 and EM pairs


"Thursday June 28: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities remain on the back foot as investors continue to come to terms with the U.S Whitehouse’s strategy towards Chinese inve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 12:13
Taggar: dollar, investment, market, rate

EUR/USD Declines for Second Day As Trade War Fears Persist


"EUR/USD declined for the second consecutive session today even after US President Donald Trump avoided imposing the harshest possible measures against China in the escalating..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 17:00
Taggar: investment, market

Yen stays bid despite better risk sentiment


"Most Asian equities extend Wall St late gains Comments from White House Trade Adviser Navarro, who said? we have no plans to impose investment restrictions? introduced another level of confusion in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 09:00
Taggar: investment, market

Not out of the weeds yet


"Not out of the weeds yet After yet another Monday morning equity meltdown in Asia and an equally poor showing across global equity markets. President Trump’s lieutenants Mnuchin & Navarro i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 02:38
Taggar: investment, market

Andreessen Horowitz Has Launched a $300 Million Crypto Fund


"Silicon Valley investment powerhouse Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) has launched a new $300 million fund focused on cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 22:28
Taggar: currencies, investment

Alleged Fraudster Arrested in China Over $15M Mining Hardware Con


"When making investment decisions it is always important to remember the old saying, “If something looks too good to be true, it probably is.” This is especially true if anyone promises you..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 20:40
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

US Treasury Secretary Warns of Forthcoming Announcement on Investment Restrictions


"Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday that a forthcoming statement from the government related to reports of investment restrictions will apply to China and other countries that threaten U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 19:15
Taggar: investment, report

Only a Third of the Richest Informed on Bitcoin


"Despite seeing their investment return above 20% in 2017 for two consecutive years, the richest people in the world say they are not fully satisfied with their asset managers and want to learn more ab..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 12:05
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

At Least $20 Billion in Crypto Investment Awaits Custody Streamlining, Approval


"Rumor has it vaunted, long awaited institutional money, big investment in crypto is coming. One of the many holdups involves custody regulation, as both large funds and those ecosystem companies best..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Market Calm on Wednesday Proved Short-Lived


"The upbeat view regarding saber-rattling over trade never made much sense and in hindsight was just a rationalization by traders to explain calmer conditions yesterday. Trade war fear is back in the s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 19:42
Taggar: investment, share

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

House Rules Politicians Must Disclose Crypto Investments Above $1K


"Members of the House of Representatives, the lower chamber of the U.S. Congress, must begin disclosing cryptocurrency investments that exceed $1,000."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 21:42
Taggar: currency, investment

PR: After a Sold-Out 1st Pre-Sale Stage, DECOIN Finishes Development of Blockchain Environment


"DECOIN?s 2nd pre-sale stage, featuring a 39% bonus, ends Friday, June 22nd.. A Community-Driven Development Solution DECOIN, a revenue-sharing exchange and trading platform, has a simple, albeit ingen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, trading

Crypto Startup Circle Reveals How It Chooses New Token Listings


"Blockchain startup Circle released its cryptocurrency listing criteria for its trading and investment platforms on Tuesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 19:55
Taggar: currency, investment, trading

PR: GIN Hits Three Milestones in One Week ? Cryptopia Listing, PIVX Addition and Investor Dashboard Debut


"The still young GINcoin cryptocurrency continues its ascension in the crypto market. With its rapid development, the project is ticking three important boxes last week: getting listed on Cryptopia, ad..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

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

US Business Inventories Rebound in April


"U.S. business inventories rebounded in April, but a slight downward revision to retail stocks excluding motor vehicles suggested inventory investment’s contribution to second-quarter economic gr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 16:38
Taggar: investment, report

Add Crypto to Investment Portfolio: Enhance Return, Reduce Risk/Volatility


"As an emerging asset class, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology related investments are gaining begrudging respect among finance professionals. Market slides aside for the moment, a study release..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 13:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, investment, market

Coinbase Cryptocurrency Index Fund Now Open For Investment


"Coinbase has opened up its index fund for accredited US investors, giving them exposure to all cryptocurrencies listed on its exchange GDAX. The company is now working on ?launching more funds which a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 18:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Russians To Mine Bitcoin Close to a NATO Exercise in Norway


"A serious Russian investment in a new mining facility in Norway has sparked questions ? why here, why now? Russians are throwing a billion kroner into a project to install thousands of powerful comput..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 04:20
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Three Luxury Apartments Sold for 420 BTC in the Coastal Region of Montenegro


"This week three luxury apartments located in Budva, Montenegro sold for 420 BTC (3.2Mn USD) according to Notary Office and the firm Astra Montenegro Investment Association (AMIA). Furthermore, the AMI..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 17:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

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

Binance Leads $12 Million Investment In AngelList Crypto Spin-Off Republic


"A platform for managing token sales, spun out of the famed investment platform AngelList, has raised funds from a notable cast of investors."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 10:00
Taggar: investment

Coinbase Acquires Investment Firms to Offer Regulated Crypto Securities


"Coinbase is seeking to become a fully licensed broker-dealer through its acquisition of three federally regulated firms. The company is confident that it will get the approvals necessary to start offe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 17:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Fidelity Investments Hints at Entering Cryptocurrency Exchange Space


"Fidelity Investments is reportedly taking steps to offer a variation on the cryptocurrency exchange theme. Without an official public announcement, enthusiasts have precious few concrete details on wh..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 15:20
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, report

Industry Representatives Criticize Google?s Crypto Ad Ban


"With Google?s ban on cryptocurrency advertising set to formally come into full effect this month, many representatives of the cryptocurrency and investment industries have spoken out against the compa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 21:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

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

PR: Bcshop.io Launches Ethereum Based E-Commerce and Payments Platform


"In rapidly developing blockchain industry the lack of useful dApps is a vivid stopping factor for cryptocurrency mass adoption. There are little to no ways to use BTC, ETH or other crypto except for i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Mining Round-Up: Venezuelan Authorities Raid Miners, Taiwanese Miner Shot for Debt to Investors


"In recent mining news, Venezuelan authorities are cracking down on mining operations – with one Venezuelan telling reporters that he was forced to leave his home country after becoming the victi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, report

VC Funding Round-Up: Money Keeps Flowing to Crypto Exchanges and Wallets


"A collection of recent funding news from the cryptocurrency ecosystem shows that despite record amounts of money raised by ICOs, the traditional route of raising funds from venture capital firms is st..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 01:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, point

Japanese Crypto Center Launches Investment Course for Seniors


"In Japan, seniors and middle-aged adults are increasingly interested in investing in cryptocurrencies. The Japanese Cryptocurrency Support Center has launched an intensive course for seniors to help t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-03 01:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Forex Firm CLS Invests $5 Million in Enterprise Blockchain Startup R3


"U.S.-based FX settlement provider CLS has made a $5 million investment in blockchain software startup R3."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 13:15
Taggar: investment

$30 Million Crypto Startup Fund Launched By Mobile Game Maker


"A maker of mobile games based in Japan has launched a $30 million investment fund focused on cryptocurrencies and blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 18:35
Taggar: currencies, investment

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

South African Asset Management Firm, Sygnia, to Open Crypto Exchange


"Johannesburg-based investment management company, Sygnia Ltd., has announced its intention to launch a cryptocurrency exchange, Sygniacoin – which is expected to launch in the third quarter of 2..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-28 06:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

There?s a Bitcoin Themed Card Game On Kickstarter Called ?Bitcon?


"There?s a new card game called ‘Bitcon’ that?s been introduced on Kickstarter that allows people to experience the cryptocurrency investment fever for amusement and laughs. The strategy ga..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 05:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, rate

SEC Chairman Applauds ?Operation Crypto-Sweep?


"The chairman of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Jay Clayton, has issued a statement ?applaud[ing]? the efforts of authorities associated with the North American Securities..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 08:40
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

PR: Former Huobi CTO Zhang Jian Launches FCoin, Gaining Investments from Top Venture Capital Firms


"FCoin, a digital assets trading platform, has gained investments from top-notch investment institutions including Danhua Capital, Node Capital, Singer Capital, Timestamp Capital, 8 Decimal Capital, Zi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, finance, investment, trading

PR: eToro Announces Expansion Plans


"- Launch of a crypto exchange and wallet - - Bringing crypto offering to the U.S. market - Global investment platform eToro has today announced plans to expand its cryptocurrency capabilities and subj..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, etoro, investment, market, point, share

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

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

MMA Fighter Mei Yamaguchi Comes Out Swinging for Bitcoin.com


"On May 18, 2018, the One Championship fighter, female mixed martial artist (MMA) Mei Yamaguchi sponsored by Bitcoin.com, faced the Atomweight World Champion Angela Lee in a re-match bout called ?Unsto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 00:40
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Jennifer Aniston, Prince Charles Falsely Used to Promote Crypto Scam


"Texas' securities regulator has issued a cease-and-desist to a crypto investment scheme that faked endorsements from high-profile individuals."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 17:10
Taggar: investment

Wall Street Vet Brian Kelly Launches Blockchain ETF


"Investment manager Brian Kelly is launching a blockchain-focused exchange-traded fund, or ETF, he announced Wednesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 14:00
Taggar: investment

Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: Coinbase Goes After Big Money as Nomura Creates Komainu


"The rush of big money into the cryptocurrency market is continuing at full pace and reshaping the global investment landscape. Two recent examples are Coinbase’s new institutional focus and Nomu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 12:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Investment Platform Etoro Launches in the US with 10 Cryptocurrencies


"Social trading platform Etoro is expanding into the US. Pre-registration has already begun. Initially, 10 cryptocurrencies will be offered, but the company plans to add more throughout the year. The c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 00:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, etoro, investment, report, trading

AlphaPoint Launches Framework for Real Estate Blockchain Tokens


"Alphapoint and Muirfield Investments announce partnership to securitize property on the blockchain with a new token standard with built-in compliance."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 22:50
Taggar: investment, point

What?s In a Name? The Identity Crisis for Initial Coin Offerings


"Aaron Kaplan, securities attorney and COO of Prometheum, is guest author for this Opinion/Editorial.  Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) have become the investment du jour while the understanding of what I..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 11:45
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, rate

Even Joe Lubin Couldn't Stop 'Dr Doom' Roubini from Trashing Crypto


"On a day when investment professionals gathered in their excitement about decentralized exchanges, Nouriel Roubini showed up to tear apart everything."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 05:11
Taggar: investment

US State Issues Emergency Cease and Desist Orders to Two Crypto Investment Firms


"A U.S. state has issued emergency cease and desist orders to two companies and related persons purportedly engaged in cryptocurrency investment schemes. The first company posted videos of three mining..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 17:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

PR: Ubcoin Market Receives Investment from Singapore-Based Amereus Group for the Expansion into the Asian Market


"A Singapore-based VC fund specializing in groundbreaking tech projects has become an investor in Ubank?s blockchain ecosystem for selling and buying real goods with cryptocurrency Ubank, the leading m..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 11:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Meitu Founder Announces Accumulation of 10,000 Bitcoins in 2018


"Cai Wensheng, the founder of Meitu Inc., a Chinese technology company that makes smartphones and selfie apps, has announced that his bitcoin holdings have reached a personal milestone of 10,000 BTC. M..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Goldman Sachs Launching Bitcoin Trading Operation Within Weeks


"Goldman Sachs is reportedly launching a bitcoin trading operation where it will trade bitcoin futures contracts on behalf of clients using its own money, starting as early as the next few weeks. The W..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 12:52
Taggar: bitcoin, gold, investment, report, trading

FOMC Statement


"Today’s just-released FOMC statement sets the stage for a rate hike in June. The view regarding economic activity and labor market conditions is as upbeat as in March. The comment on investment..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 20:11
Taggar: inflation, investment, market, rate

Peter Thiel?s Founders Fund Thinks Institutional Investors Want In On Bitcoin


"On Tuesday, reports regarding the notorious Facebook investor and venture capitalist Peter Thiel and his Founders Fund was revealed. According to sources familiar with the matter, Thiel?s fund has mad..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 07:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, report

Circle Adds Zcash to Crypto Investment App


"Circle added zcash to its cryptocurrency storage and investment app, the company announced Monday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 21:30
Taggar: currency, investment

Buffett: Bitcoin Is More Gamble Than Investment


"The world's third-richest person, Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffet, has again made comments critical of bitcoin as an investment."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Author William Mougayar to Launch Blockchain Investment Fund


"Blockchain author William Mougayar is teaming up with Jabre Capital Partners to launch a blockchain investment fund for startups."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 14:30
Taggar: investment

Hong Kong Alcohol Company Buys 51% of Bitcoin Miner for $60 Million


"Regardless of what the central Chinese government tries to do or say, bitcoin and cryptocurrency remain popular investments among everyday people in China. And a new way to get exposure to the ecosyst..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-29 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Warren Buffett: Bitcoin is Gambling, a Game, Not an Investment


"The Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett, world renowned investor and head of Berkshire Hathaway, was asked about his views on cryptocurrency, especially that of bitcoin. While not as dour and hateful as h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-28 22:26
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

U.S Growth Cools to +2.3% as Gains in Consumer Spending Ease


"U.S. economic growth cooled last quarter as consumers pulled back following outsize spending in the prior period, though solid business investment cushioned some of the weakness. Gross domestic produc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 14:51
Taggar: investment, rate

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

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Big Money Wears Big Horns, Claws Are In the Closet


"In today?s Bitcoin in Brief we’re talking about big money and big expectations. While the ratio between bulls and bears is constantly changing in the crypto market arena, experts working with ve..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 11:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, investment, market, report, share

SBI Backs Token Exchange Templum's $10 Million Funding Round


"Japanese investment giant SBI Holdings has added an initial coin offering (ICO) platform startup to its cryptocurrency portfolio company."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 07:15
Taggar: currency, investment

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

Japan-US Trade Talks to Start in Mid June


"Japan and the United States are likely to hold the first round of their new dialogue on trade and investment in mid-June or later, Japan’s minister in charge of the negotiations said Tuesday. Ec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 16:06
Taggar: investment

PR: Utrum to Launch Innovative Blockchain Platform Solving Trust Problems for Crypto Investors


"Utrum, a decentralized community platform with reputation-based quality reviews of crypto projects and assets, has announced its public token crowd sale to launch May 10, 2018. Utrum will offer OOT, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Another Chinese City Is Backing a Big Blockchain Investment Fund


"The city government of Shenzhen, China, is backing an $80 million blockchain investment fund, soon after Hangzhou city supported a similar effort."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 13:00
Taggar: investment

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

Ether Capital Shares Commence Trading on Canadian Stock Exchange


"The stock of cryptocurrency investment firm, Ether Capital, has commenced trading on Toronto-based NEO Exchange. The listing comes days after the company completed its previously announced ?reverse ta..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-21 14:34
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, share, shares, trading

Crypto Funds Drop 29.2% in March Reveals Hedge Fund Data Specialist


"In theory, hedge funds employ complex investment strategies that should allow them to achieve high returns both in bearish and bullish markets. In practice many fail due to short term thinking and ove..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 08:31
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, leverage, market, rate, trading

Institutional Demand for Bitcoin and Crypto Resurges


"Reports are increasingly indicating that bitcoin?s recent drop of 70% from its December record highs of nearly $20,000 has spurred a renewed interest in the BTC and cryptocurrency markets from institu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, market, report

Crypto Fraudsters Face Jail Time, Warns Philippines Securities Regulator


"The Philippines SEC has issued a warning to the public to be cautious on 14 cryptocurrency investment schemes in the country."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 14:30
Taggar: currency, investment

HODL On: In Defense of Bitcoin's Best Investment Strategy


"HODLers may be getting a bad rap, but they're still following the best, most tested investment strategy for market, argues Overstock's COO."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 06:00
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Crypto Conference for Women to Be Held in Moscow


"A conference dedicated to raising awareness among women about cryptocurrencies is scheduled to take place in the Russian capital this month. The speakers at the event, also women, will share practical..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 01:38
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, share

Alleged British Bitcoin Scammer Extradited to US for Defrauding Over $36 Million


"The FBI has announced on Friday that Renwick Haddow, a 49-year old UK national, has been extradited to the US from Morocco to face charges at the Southern District Court of New York. He is accused of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-15 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Blind Denial of Cryptocurrencies Leads Nowhere, Bank of Lithuania Says


"The central bank of Lithuania has started discussions on regulations with crypto businesses and commercial banks. The reluctance to understand the world of cryptocurrencies leads nowhere, its fintech..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-15 05:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, investment

Nchain to Offer Smart Contract Patents Exclusively to the Bitcoin Cash Community


"According to the blockchain firm Nchain and its CEO Jimmy Nguyen, the company has secured its first approved patent recognized by the European Patent Office. The patent involves an invention that prov..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Scam Round-Up: Asian Investment Schemes and Snail Mail Extortion


"Unfortunately, as with any industry, scams of all shapes and sizes persist within the cryptocurrency sector. This past week has seen a Filipino couple arrested after amassing over $17 million USD thro..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 03:34
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Australia?s Digitalx Launches Cryptocurrency Investment Fund


"Traditional Australian investors have gotten a new alternative for investing in the bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets. A publicly listed firm has launched a fund focusing on the field. Additionally..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

PR: Crypto with Mobile Mining App Credits.Energy ICO Is Now Live


"CRED (CX) is a new state of the art universal cryptocurrency with its own mobile app that is dedicated to supporting renewable energy and solving the pesky issues posed by other cryptocurrencies. Denv..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Dollar Weaker as Trade Tensions Ease Ahead of Inflation Data


"The US dollar depreciated against commodity currencies (AUD, CAD, NZD), the EUR and the GBP as China focused on opening its market to more foreign investment easing trade concerns. The euro was furthe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 23:12
Taggar: currencies, dollar, investment, market

Crypto Portfolio Tracker Raises $1.5 Million in Funding


"Cryptocurrency investment management startup CoinTracker has raised $1.5 million in seed funding from some heavyweight investors."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 15:00
Taggar: currency, investment

Xi Jinping Announces Plans to Further Open China?s Economy


"Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed plans to further open up the Chinese economy during a Tuesday address. Those measures included “significantly” lowering import tariffs for autos, dec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 11:54
Taggar: economy, investment

Samoa's Central Bank Investigates OneCoin Investment Scheme


"The Central Bank of Samoa is investigating the OneCoin crypto investment scheme and has issued a warning about the business to investors. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 19:00
Taggar: bank, investment

Crypto and Cannabis Investment Promoter Hit With Cease-and-Desist


"The Texas State Securities Board filed an emergency cease and desist against a cryptocurrency and weed investment platform on alleged fraud charges."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 21:35
Taggar: currency, investment

PR: Ubank Receives Investment from Inventure Partners to Develop a Blockchain Marketplace


"Ubank announced that it has secured an undisclosed amount of funding from Inventure Partners, a major investment fund specializing in cutting-edge tech projects The mobile payments app Ubank received..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 19:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment, market

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

Venezuela to Use the Petro to Buy Auto Parts from Russia


"Venezuelan government intends to purchase Russian auto parts with its state-issued cryptocurrency. Ministers from both countries have discussed the use of the petro in bilateral transactions during a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

PR: Spare Change Investment in Cryptocurrency App Coinseed Raises $1 Million Through ICO


"Cryptocurrency investment startup Coinseed, announced that it had raised $1 million in the first 12 hours of its ICO. They also recently announced their global release of their mobile app - that lets..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 19:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment

PR: Lavenir, the Cryptocurrency Lending Platform Will Launch Its ICO on April 4th


"Lavenir is the latest addition to the cryptocurrency world that is going to begin its ICO on April 4th and conclude on May 4th. It is all set to bring a new revolution into the market by digitizing th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market

Trump and Abe to Discuss Trade Later This Month


"U.S. President Donald Trump will discuss ?reciprocal trade and investment ties? with Japan?s prime minister Shinzo Abe during a visit later this month, the White House said on Monday. Japan, one of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 16:01
Taggar: investment

PBOC to Strengthen Cryptocurrency Regulations in 2018


"The People?s Bank of China (PBOC)?s Institute of International Finance has released a report identifying cryptocurrencies as a top priority for 2018. The document claims that widespread retail investm..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 15:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment, report, spread

Two Turkish Imams Fired for Allegedly Investing in Bitcoin


"Two Turkish imams have been fired for possessing bitcoin investments, according to local media reports. Turkey?s religious authorities determined that bitcoin is ?not compatible with Islam? in Novembe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, report

Litecoin Foundation Apologizes for Not Doing Enough Due Diligence on Litepay


"Failure of a project is a natural and common thing when investing in startup ventures, especially when it comes to cutting edge technologies such as cryptocurrency applications. Doing due diligence wo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 16:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

PR: Credits.Energy ? New Revolutionary Cryptocurrency with Mobile Mining App Aims to Support Renewable Energy and Sustainable Projects


"CRED (CX) is a new state of the art universal cryptocurrency with its own mobile app that is dedicated to supporting renewable energy and solving the pesky issues posed by other cryptocurrencies. Denv..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Chinese Blockchain Funding Center Plan Scrapped Over Regulatory Issues


"A Chinese investment association has scrapped a previously reported plan to launch a funding center to boost blockchain development in the country."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 11:00
Taggar: investment, report

Bitfinex Rejects All Present and Future Venezuelan Cryptocurrencies


"Bitfinex has announced that it will not list or transact Venezuela?s new ?oil-backed cryptocurrency? or any other tokens that the country may issue in the future, citing U.S. sanctions. Meanwhile, the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 01:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, oil, report

PR: Ubank Launches Blockchain ? Based Platform to Enable Mass Consumer Investment in Cryptocurrency


"Ubank launches a Token Sale for Ubcoin Market, a peer-to-peer ecosystem that would allow its users to become crypto investors simply by selling real goods and receiving cryptocurrency in exchange The..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 19:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment, market

PR: Waste to Energy Platform 4NEW to Implement Ocular KYC Solution Before Completing Crowdfunding Sale


"London, England. 4NEW announced today that it will pause the current fundraising efforts on March 27, three days earlier than planned in order to allow the team to complete implementation of their KYC..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-25 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market

PR: EtherSpin ? The Gambling Platform ICO for Long Term Investors


"Gambling can be exciting. That?s what EtherSpin is here to offer the next wave of cryptocurrency enthusiasts. EtherSpin offers tons of advantages over existing platforms such as universal cryptocurren..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-24 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

PR: Breakthrough Crypto Investment App Coinseed Launches Globally and Announces Its ICO


"Coinseed ICO NYC, USA - New York based fintech startup Coinseed, announced today that its app - which lets users invest their spare change into crypto - has now launched globally. They also announced..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

China Appeals to US Over Tariffs


"Chinese Premier Li Keqiang appealed to Washington on Tuesday to “act rationally” and avoid disrupting trade over steel, technology and other disputes, promising that Beijing will “op..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 19:45
Taggar: investment

Stablecoin to HODL? Pizza CEO Nets Millions for Crypto


""Stablecoins" continue to be a much sought-after tech for ICOs, and a new one, Fragments, now boasts investment from True, Pantera and FBG. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 14:00
Taggar: investment

Secretive High-Tech Wall Street Trading Firm is Now Trading Bitcoin


"This week Jane Street Capital a global proprietary trading firm has announced it has been trading BTC these days. Often referred to as one of Wall Street?s most secretive investment companies, Jane St..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 05:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment, trading

PR: The Man Who Sold His House for Bitcoin Has Joined the MoneyToken Advisory Board


"Didi Taihuttu, also known as ?the man who sold his house for bitcoin?, has joined the MoneyToken advisory board. Didi brings to MoneyToken a wealth of experience in cryptocurrency, and has been mining..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-17 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, trading

Post-Cable Network Cheddar Launches TV Show ?Crypto Craze?


"On March 15 the post-cable network Cheddar announced it will be broadcasting a thirty-minute show about cryptocurrencies called ‘Crypto Craze.’ The show will explore investment strategies..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-17 04:55
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currencies, investment, rate

US Trade Regulator Shuts Down Crypto Investment Scheme Promoters


"A U.S. district court has issued a restraining order against four individuals accused of operating a string of cryptocurrency investment schemes."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 20:25
Taggar: currency, investment

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

MIT-Founded Startup Raises $20 Million for Supply Chain Blockchain


"Eximchain, a blockchain startup focused on the supply chain industry, has raised an investment of $20 million, ahead of a planned token airdrop."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 13:00
Taggar: investment

French Regulator Blacklists 15 Crypto Investment Websites


"The Autorite des Marches Financiers has extended its blacklist of non-compliant investment companies to include crypto businesses. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 23:15
Taggar: investment

Lightning?s First Implementation Is Now in Beta; Developers Raise $2.5M


"Today, March 15,Lightning Labs announced lnd 0.4-beta, the first beta release of the Lightning software implementation spearheaded by the development company. This makes lnd the first ever Lightnin..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 15:48
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, paypal

Crypto Investment Platform Violates Securities Rules, Warns Philippines SEC


"The watchdog has warned the public over a crypto investment platform that is allegedly violating securities laws in the country."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 11:50
Taggar: investment

Chinese Investment Group to Launch Blockchain Funding Center


"A government-led investment association in China is reportedly establishing a funding center to foster blockchain development in the country."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 10:30
Taggar: investment, 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..."

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

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

PR: Credits.Energy ? New Revolutionary Cryptocurrency with Mobile Mining App Aims to Support GREEN Energy


"New Revolutionary Cryptocurrency With Mobile Mining App Aims to Support GREEN Energy Cred is a new state of the art universal cryptocurrency with its own mobile app that is dedicated to support green..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Bitmain Explores More Sites for Bitcoin Mining Expansion


"Having already expanded its China-based ASIC chip manufacturing into Switzerland and Canada, Bitmain is looking to add a facility to the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.According to c..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 16:26
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, consumption, currency, investment, rate, report, share

ICOs Go to Washington: What to Expect When Congress Talks Crypto


"The U.S. House's Capital Markets, Securities and Investment subcommittee will explore cryptocurrencies and ICO markets in a hearing on Wednesday. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 00:00
Taggar: currencies, investment, market

Dutch Finance Minister Advocates Changes to European Crypto Laws


"Wopke Hoekstra, the Dutch finance minister, has issued a letter to Holland?s parliament describing the current regulatory framework pertaining to cryptocurrencies as ?insufficiently equipped.? The min..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 19:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment

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

Marc Andreessen, Craft Ventures Back Crypto Hedge Fund Multicoin


"Crypto investment fund Multicoin Capital has announced that investors including Marc Andreessen are taking part in its $250 million flagship fund."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 18:06
Taggar: investment

Overstock Venture Arm Invests $3 Million in Blockchain Payments Startup


"Bitt, a Barbados-based blockchain payment startup, has received a $3 million investment from Overstock's Medici Ventures."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 15:59
Taggar: investment

Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission Suspends Mining Scheme


"Brazil?s Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM) recently suspended the operations of mining investment scheme, Hashbrasil. The CVM has accused the company of violating securities laws by conducting..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Comcast Makes First Big Bet on a Multi-Blockchain Future


"The venture capital arm of the $170 billion telecoms firm has made its first blockchain investment, one aimed at accelerating enterprise adoption."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 16:05
Taggar: investment

Grayscale Launches Crypto Investment Trusts for BCH, ETH, XRP, and LTC


"Grayscale Investments has announced the launch of four new single-asset cryptocurrency investment trusts for bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and ripple. The company already manages three other single-a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 23:54
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Bitconnect Promoter Claims FBI Investigating Defunct Crypto Scheme


"Bitconnect promoter Trevon James confirmed Monday that he is speaking with an FBI agent over his involvement with the defunct investment scheme."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 23:05
Taggar: investment

XRP, BCH, LTC & ETH: Grayscale Adds 4 New Crypto Trusts


"Grayscale Investments, the creator of the Bitcoin Investment Trust, is launching four new trusts for ethereum, litecoin, XRP and bitcoin cash today."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 17:10
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Belgian Tax Authority Going After Crypto Investors


"Cryptocurrency investments have attracted the attention of tax authorities in Belgium. Several investigations have been opened into cases of Belgian citizens who have traded on foreign exchanges. Anyo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 23:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, foreign exchange, investment, market

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

$50 Million Gone? South African Police Probe Suspected Bitcoin Ponzi


"As much as $50 million may have been lost by an international group of investors after putting their money into a bitcoin investment group."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

PR: Trading Platform RobotsCrypto Is a New Promising Project on the Blockchain Which Really Deserves Your Attention!


"Cryptocurrency has recently taken global attention seriously, and the areas of its application are expanding every day. Through constant rate adjustments, many, especially small players, started to ex..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market, rate, trading

Crypto Tax Breaks Proposed by Officials in Russia


"Tax exemptions on profits from crypto-related transactions have been proposed during a meeting at the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia. Participants also called for a 10 fold increase of the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 09:10
Taggar: bitcoin, foreign exchange, investment, profit

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

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..."

Texas Issues Another Cease-and-Desist over Alleged Crypto Fraud


"Texas' securities regulator has ordered yet another cryptocurrency investment firm to halt services over alleged fraud and securities violations."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 14:00
Taggar: currency, investment

PR: CryptoWorld LLC Announces Wall Street and the Internet of Money Conference.


"Over 30 of the world?s leading blockchain, cryptocurrency and investment experts to speak on a variety of important topics, including regulation, crypto based products, capital raising and valuation a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market, trading

Digital Currency Group Invests in Bitcoin-Friendly Silvergate Bank


"Cryptocurrency VC firm Digital Currency Group has confirmed an investment in bitcoin startup-friendly Silvergate Bank."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 12:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment

BlackRock Cautions Crypto Investors: 'Complete Losses' Possible


"Investment management company BlackRock says it sees a more expansive role for cryptocurrencies and blockchain in the future. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 09:00
Taggar: currencies, investment

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

Goldman Sachs Latest Bank to Label Crypto A Business Risk


"Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs has cited its connection to cryptocurrencies and blockchain as a potential business risk, public records show."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 19:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, gold, investment

How ICOs Can Protect Buyers from Phishing Attacks


"The excitement surrounding ICOs has left investors vulnerable to phishing attacks, diminishing the reputation of the new investment mechanism."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 12:30
Taggar: investment

Gifting Bitcoin Is One Way a Person Can Avoid Paying Crypto-Taxes


"After the newly written U.S. tax laws recently passed, cryptocurrency investors realized the tax-free exemption filing 1031 for IRS reporting is no longer applicable to their digital asset investments..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 13:30
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currency, investment, report

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

Australia?s Consumer Watchdog Received 1289 Crypto Complaints in 2017


"The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has revealed that it received more than 1,200 complaints relating to cryptocurrencies via its ?Scamwatch? portal during 2017. In light of th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 22:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Kavita Gupta on Lubin, Buterin and Entrepreneurship in the Blockchain Space


"When ConsenSys, a Brooklyn, New York?based firm that builds decentralized applications and blockchain ecosystem tools on Ethereum, launched a $50 million venture arm, it turned to Kavita Gupta to r..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 21:27
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, finance, investment

GBP/USD ? Pound Shrugs Off Soft GDP Report


"The British pound has posted slight gains in the Thursday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3943, up 0.18% on the day. On the release front, British Second Estimate GDP for the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 19:11
Taggar: investment, pound, trading

Russian Lawmaker Proposes Legalization of Cryptocurrencies to Attract Investments


"The head of the Russian State Duma Committee for Economic Policy has proposed legalizing cryptocurrencies in order to attract foreign investments including from countries with anti-Russian sanctions..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

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

Bitcoin Skeptic Dennis Gartman Duped by Dubious Blockchain Investment


"?Commodities King? Dennis Gartman has been left with a red face and diminished pension fund after investing in a dubious blockchain company. Shares in Riot Blockchain Inc plunged by 30% following a CN..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 02:58
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, share, shares

US Government Arrests Bitcoin Stock Exchange Founder


"The owner of BitFunder, a long-defunct bitcoin investment platform, has been hit with two lawsuits filed by the U.S. government."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 22:35
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

This Upstart Cryptocurrency Exchange Is Making Inroads in Canada


"Cryptocurrency and precious metals exchange Coinsquare is taking steps toward its goal of leading the cryptocurrency exchange market in Canada. On February 20, 2018, it announced a new partnership..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 21:02
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, forex, gold, investment, market, rate, share, trading

Gibraltar Will Take Market-Driven Approach to ICO Rules


"Top officials say Gibraltar will let the market determine what 'good' ICOs look like, and hinted that crypto investment fund regulation is to come. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 09:00
Taggar: investment, market

SegWit is Coming to Coinbase and Bitfinex?s Bitcoin Exchanges


"Today, two of the world?s largest cryptocurrency investment platforms, Coinbase and Bitfinex, both announced that they were adopting support for Segregated Witness (SegWit) protocols for bitcoin (B..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 22:26
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, cable, currency, investment, paypal, trading

Wyoming House Unanimously Approves Two Pro-Blockchain Bills


"In a watershed moment for United States blockchain and cryptocurrency law, Wyoming?s House of Representatives unanimously voted ?aye? to pass two blockchain bills ? HB 70 the ?utility token bill? a..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 16:42
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment, market, rate, share

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

System to Guarantee ICO Investments Being Built in Russia


"A system to guarantee the investments in initial coin offerings (ICO) is being built in Russia by Globex, a commercial bank subsidiary of the state-owned VEB bank, and the Russian Association of Crypt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 18:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment

PR: World?s 1st Ethereum Funding Token Meets Forbes ?Ripple Effect? Criteria for Tripled Profits


"New York, NY Forbes recommends looking for cryptocurrency trading for less than a dollar. They believe that?s important because "smaller numbers can more easily double and triple than larger numbers c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trading, dollar, investment, profit, trading

The Real Problem With Nocoiners


"What makes a nocoiner a nocoiner is not simply the absence of cryptocurrency from his investment portfolio, but his sanctimonious attitude about it."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 05:35
Taggar: currency, investment

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

ICO Craze Lures Australian Investors


"The hype surrounding the profit-potential associated with initial coin offerings (ICOs) is continuing to attract participation from Australian investors. Despite the potential to incur fast losses jus..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-17 21:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, profit

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..."

Real Estate ICOs Are Moving In, But Investors Aren't Floored


"A new rush of entrepreneurs, this time armed with crypto tokens, think they can reinvent real estate for more efficient equity investment. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 15:00
Taggar: investment, real estate

Comcast VC Arm Embarks on 'Aggressive' Blockchain Investing Plan


"The VC arm of cable giant Comcast has formed a team to explore the number of ways it might profit from strategic blockchain investment."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 11:00
Taggar: cable, investment, profit, rate

New Jersey Sends Cease & Desist to Crypto-Investment Pool


"The state of New Jersey?s Bureau of Securities and the Attorney General has issued a cease and desist order to a digital currency investment fund called ‘Bitstrade’ this week. According to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 04:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

PR: Marketing Cloud Lydian Announces New Investment from Prolific Blockchain Investor, Chris Rouland and Announcement of New Advisers


"Lydian announced it has obtained a new investment and add two new advisors to its advisory board. Chris Rouland, a serial entrepreneur the founder of Endgame, Bastille Networks and most recently Phosp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 20:30
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currency, investment, market

New Jersey Issues Cease-and-Desist to Crypto Investment Firm


"New Jersey regulators have sent a cease-and-desist letter to an online cryptocurrency investment site called Bitstrade."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 19:00
Taggar: currency, investment

Novogratz's 'Crypto-Bank' Is Backing Everipedia's Blockchain Pivot


"Galaxy Digital, the crypto-asset merchant bank launched by former fund manager Mike Novogratz, has made its first major investment."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 20:00
Taggar: bank, investment

Grayscale Plans to Launch a Cryptocurrency ?Large Cap Fund?


"This Wednesday Grayscale Investments, the sponsor of the Bitcoin Trust (OTCQX: GBTC) has announced a new cryptocurrency investment vehicle is coming. The company plans to launch the ?Grayscale Digital..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 06:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, economy, investment

Grayscale Launches Fund for Top Crypto Assets (ETH Included)


"A new cryptocurrency investment vehicle is now on the market with the launch of a new product from DCG-subsidiary Grayscale."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 18:01
Taggar: currency, investment, market

?Black Monday? Shows Bitcoin Isn?t As ?Dangerous? As Regulators Claim


"Looking at mainstream media headlines over the past few weeks shows a lot of columnists and pundits have declared that ‘bitcoin?s bubble has burst.’ They always claim that it?s much safer..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 22:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Construction Spending Rises to All Time High in US


"U.S. construction spending increased more than expected in December as investment in private construction projects rose to a record high and federal government outlays rebounded strongly. The Commerce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 18:08
Taggar: investment

Coinshares Group Plans to Launch New Crypto-Investment Funds


"This week the firm Coinshares Group has announced two new investment vehicles tethered to cryptocurrencies. Coinshares was the first organization to launch publicly traded bitcoin and ethereum-based e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 03:32
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, investment, share, shares

PR: Gaming Ecosystem IQeon Anticipates ICO Success as Pre ICO Raised Significant Sum


"After two preICOs that were a huge success for IQeon, the team is getting closer to the main token crowdsale. IQeon managed to raise the target sum during their first preICO ($1,165,000.00) and even c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Hong Kong Seeks to Educate the Public on Cryptocurrency and ICOs


"Hong Kong authorities have launched a public education campaign on the risks associated with ICO and cryptocurrency investment."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 14:00
Taggar: currency, investment

SBI Ripple Asia Forms Consortium to Bring DLT to Securities


"The joint venture between investment giant SBI and Ripple is forming a group to research the use of distributed ledgers in securities products."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 10:30
Taggar: investment

Vegetables on a Blockchain ICO Exit Scams After Paying People to Write On Their Bodies


"The current cryptocurrency investments ecosystem is one of the purest forms of a free market in economic history. This gives rise to an incredible growth which makes some people overnight fortunes and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 08:44
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Hong Kong Fund Acquires Chinese Mining Powerhouse BTCC


"On January 29 the longstanding Chinese bitcoin company BTCC has announced it was acquired by a Hong Kong-based investment fund. The company explains its pivoting away from China so the business can gr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 23:29
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

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

Hong Kong?Based Investment Firm Acquires Pioneering Bitcoin Exchange BTCC


"BTCC is exiting the Chinese market to focus on making digital currencies accessible to everyone globally. This acquisition by a Hong Kong?based blockchain investment fund is a milestone for BTCC an..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 19:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market, rate, share

Bitcoin Exchange BTCC Just Got Acquired


"Bitcoin services startup BTCC said it's been acquired by a Hong Kong-based blockchain investment fund. It did not name the buyer or reveal the price."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 16:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Kansas Latest US State to Warn on Crypto Investment Risk


"The securities commissioner of the U.S. state of Kansas has issued a warning on the risks of cryptocurrency and ICO investments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 15:30
Taggar: currency, investment

South Korean National Pension Fund Indirectly Invests In Crypto Exchanges


"The South Korean National Pension Fund has been indirectly investing billions of won in cryptocurrency exchanges such as Upbit, Bithumb, and Korbit. This was revealed amid the country’s regulato..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, trading

Bitgo Snaps Up Kingdom Trust, Paving the Way for Custodial Cryptocurrency Offerings


"Bitcoin payment specialists Bitgo have announced the acquisition of Kingdom Trust, an investment firm with custody of over $12 billion in assets. The move will enable the South Dakota-based Kingdom Tr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

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

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

Former Ripple Exec Invests $57.5 Million in Digital Money Platform Uphold


"Digital money platform Uphold has received a $57.5 million investment from former Federal Reserve analyst and Ripple chief risk officer Greg Kidd."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 14:30
Taggar: investment

PR: FLOGmall Ready to Share Revenue with Investors


"A platform created for those looking to buy or sell various goods and services using tokens is announcing a new income opportunity. The international e-commerce platform FLOGmall is launching a revolu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, profit, share

TD Ameritrade CEO Says Young Investors Focused on Cryptocurrencies and Pot


"This week Tim Hockey the chief executive officer of the large brokerage firm, TD Ameritrade, revealed that his company is seeing a ?huge uptick? in investments from millennials tied to cryptocurrencie..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 05:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment, market

Estimate: Crypto Investments in Russia Reached $200 Million Last Year


"Cryptocurrency investments in Russian startups have increased 10 times in 2017 when entrepreneurs set in motion more than 100 crypto-funded projects, according to a new estimate. Ordinary working peop..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

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

'Not True': Goldman Denies Bitcoin Trading Rumor


"The CEO of Goldman Sachs has denied a report from last year which said that the investment bank was moving to launch its own bitcoin trading desk."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 18:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, gold, investment, report, trading

Nasdaq-Issued Bitcoin Futures Contracts May Comprise ?Investment? Rather Than ?Tracking Stock?


"The chief executive officer of Nasdaq, Adena Friedman, has discussed the company?s position with regards to the potential bitcoin futures contracts it has previously expressed interest in offering. Al..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

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

Study Suggests 25 Percent of Bitcoin Users Are Associated With Illegal Activity


"In a newly published paper on the use of bitcoin for illegal activity, researchers from the University of Sydney, the University of Technology Sydney and the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga i..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 22:36
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment, market, paypal, report

Russian Bill Requires Deputies to Declare Their Cryptocurrency Investments


"The bill for the regulation of cryptocurrencies in Russia submitted by the finance ministry and the central bank requires State Duma deputies to declare their cryptocurrency investments. Currently, go..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 15:03
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment

U.S. Rating Agency to Issue Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Grades Wednesday


"Additional Wall Street money might start making its way into cryptocurrency investments soon. An American rating agency is set to issue grades for bitcoin and a host of altcoins this week, possibly op..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

PR: Game Machine ? Game Investments That Connect to the Cryptoworld


"Over the past decades, the gaming market has grown dramatically. And PC games section remain as the huge part of the industry. The increased amount of new titles, the emergence of eSports and the digi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, margin, market

Bill Introduced to Make South Korean Officials Declare Their Crypto Investments


"A bill has been introduced in South Korea to require public officials to declare their investments in cryptocurrencies including bitcoin. This initiative follows the recent controversies within the go..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 15:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market, rate, trading

Indian Crypto Traders Getting Notices From Tax Authority Due to Unreported Investments


"The Indian tax authority has sent notices to cryptocurrency investors after discovering that some crypto investments are not reflected on tax returns. The government conducted a survey of crypto tradi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 14:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, report, trading

Grayscale Will Launch Stock Split for Bitcoin Trust Shares


"This week the sponsor of the Bitcoin Investment Trust, Grayscale Investments has announced the launch of a 91-for-1 stock split of the Trust’s issued and outstanding shares. According to Graysca..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 00:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market, share, shares

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..."

CFTC Files Suits Against Crypto Investment Schemes for Alleged Fraud


"The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission brought two lawsuits against allegedly fraudulent cryptocurrency investment schemes yesterday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 16:09
Taggar: currency, investment, trading

PR: X Win Crypto Bet ? the Right ICO Could Be the Best Way to Enrich Yourself


"It is known, the investment process can eventually be destroyed by the initial coin offering (ICO) or ensuing token generation events. The new business model existing it the world of blockchain techno..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, trading

Trump Putting Final Touches on Long Awaited Infrastructure Plan


"The Trump administration is finalizing its long-awaited infrastructure plan, which would push most of the financing of projects to private investment and state and local taxpayers, according to source..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 17:12
Taggar: investment

?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

Halong Mining and MyRig Announce Partnership


"Halong Mining and MyRig are working together to bring the new DragonMint miner from Halong to market.First announced in November 2017, the new Halong Mining DragonMint 16T miner is the result of 12..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 22:37
Taggar: bitcoin, consumption, investment, manufacture, market, rate, retail sales

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..."

Why This Startup Took Part of Its Venture Funding in XRP


"Announced Tuesday, the investment by Ripple executives in Omni feels ill-timed as the price of the coin has fallen more than 40 percent."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 02:30
Taggar: investment

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..."

China Seeing a Rise of Protectionism in Some Countries


"China is increasingly facing resistance within countries where it’s trying to invest, according to a top official at the country’s sovereign wealth fund.China Investment Corporation (CIC)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 11:02
Taggar: investment

ESMA Sends ICO Warning


"Buying into initial coin offerings (ICOs) can lead to the total loss of an investment, said the head of a top European regulator.ICOs bear similarities to initial public offerings for a stock, but in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 10:54
Taggar: bear, investment

St. Louis Fed: In Some Ways, Bitcoin Is More Robust Than Many Fiat Currencies


"In a recent article on the basics of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies (PDF), Aleksander Berentsen and Fabian Schär of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis cover the usefulness of bitcoin and oth..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 18:04
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, consumption, currencies, currency, dollar, gold, investment, point

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..."

Bundesbank to Add Yuan to Its Currency Reserves


"Germany?s central bank has decided to include the Chinese yuan in its own reserves, in a further boost to the international status of the currency. Speaking at an event in Hong Kong on Monday, Bundesb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 17:46
Taggar: bank, currency, investment

Brazil Regulator Prohibits Funds from Investing in Cryptocurrencies


"Brazil’s Securities and Exchange Commission announced on Friday that local investment funds are prohibited from investing in cryptocurrencies. The country’s regulators are currently workin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment, rate, trading

Australian Taxation Office Creates Task Force to Go After Bitcoin Traders


"Are you an Australian citizen and worried you might not be paying all the taxes you are due on your bitcoin investments? Well, worry no more because the government is here to help. A group of experts..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 14:32
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

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

Japan?s Fisco Launching Cryptocurrency Fund ? Derivatives Products to Follow


"Following the issuance of its bitcoin bond, Japanese investment research group Fisco Corporation is now launching a cryptocurrency fund. The company is also planning to offer derivative products as we..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 21:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, rate, trading

TD Ameritrade: Bitcoin 'Great Opportunity' to Get Millennials Trading


"Investment services firm TD Ameritrade sees cryptocurrencies as the "greatest opportunity" to get millennials to trade, says its chief strategist."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 13:00
Taggar: currencies, investment, rate

IBM, Comcast Back New Blockchain Startup Fund


"IBM and Comcast Ventures are backing a blockchain investment fund aiming to scale early stage start-ups focused on enterprises."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 12:00
Taggar: investment

United States of Bitcoin: Illinois Gives Crypto Love While Other States Hate


"The United States continues to divide over the issue of cryptocurrency generally and bitcoin in particular. Idaho and Alaska issued crypto investment warnings, while Iowa?s Insurance Division cautions..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-06 09:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

2 US States Issue Warnings Over Cryptocurrency Investments


"The American states of Idaho and Alaska have both issued warnings over investments involving cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 14:00
Taggar: currencies, investment

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

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

Surveys: 73% of Russians Will Increase Crypto Investments


"A recent survey shows that 49% of Russians want to receive cryptocurrency as gifts, with a large percentage specifying bitcoin. As cryptocurrencies grow in popularity, another survey reveals 73% of Ru..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-30 08:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Our Top 5 Bitcoin ?Good News? Stories of 2017


"When the history of Bitcoin and blockchains is written, 2017 will be the year tagged as the ?turning point? when Bitcoin and ?red hot? blockchain technology went mainstream. The steadily rising bit..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 20:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold, investment, market, oil, point, profit, share, trading

Huobi CEO Announces 100 Million RMB to Compensate WAX Investors


"Huobi CEO Li Lin said on Tuesday that he will use 100 million CNY to compensate users for their investment losses in the WAX project.  Also Read: Several Bitcoin Exchanges Are Closing Their Doors to N..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 09:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Russia Unveils Proposed Regulation Putting Limits on ICOs and Investors


"The Russian finance ministry has unveiled its proposals for the regulation of initial coin offerings (ICOs) in the upcoming bill to be submitted this week. They include the maximum amount an ICO can r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 00:00
Taggar: bitcoin, finance, investment

Fidelity Investments Charitable Collected $22 Million in Bitcoin this Year


"The Year of Bitcoin continued apace with Fidelity Investments Charitable collecting a whopping 22,000,000 USD in the world?s most popular cryptocurrency. Bitcoiners are known for their generosity, and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-26 17:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment

PR: Game Machine ? Investing in Gaming Industry for a Great Profit!


"The popularity of blockchain technologies had gone through the roof. It showed startups a new way of capital investment ? Initial Coin Offer (ICO). Seems like there?s an endless amount of new companie..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-24 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, profit

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..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-23 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, financial, investment, report

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

Buying Bitcoin? Investment Funds Will Use Blockchain, Too


"The future of tokenized monies calls for a tokenized investment fund. The road there is being paved, but it's not so cut and dry."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 12:00
Taggar: investment

Texas Slaps Bitcoin Investment Firm With Cease-and-Desist


"Texas has obtained a cease-and-desist order against an investment firm it says is unlawfully pitching bitcoin mining investment plans in the state."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 18:20
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

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

PR: 300E Holdings a Long Term Blockchain Investment Fund Announces Spartan Decentralized Exchange


"In contrast to a number of hedge funds that has attracted investment in 2017 to time the market or buying into the new hype, 300E has been quietly positioning itself as a closed-end investment company..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market

IMF Downgrades UK Growth Forecasts


"The IMF has cut its UK economic growth forecast, blaming Brexit uncertainty.The Fund expects growth of 1.6% this year, down slightly from its previous forecast of 1.7%. It expects growth to slow furth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 14:38
Taggar: investment

An Improved U.S. Balance of Payments


"The U.S. current account deficit in the third quarter of 2017 of $100.6 billion was 20% smaller than in the second quarter. The current account comprises net trade in goods (or merchandise) and servic..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 18:57
Taggar: investment

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

PR: Investing Platform Coinseed Announces ICO Pre-Sale for Spare Change Investment in Cryptos


"Coinseed Announces Its Pre-Sale ICO As we launched our iOS and Android app on November 21, 2017, we had a tremendous growth without any paid marketing. We already hit our banking deposit limit only wi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 12:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, investment, market

Hedge Fund Pro Bill Miller: 'Just About 50 Percent' Invested in Bitcoin


"Investor Bill Miller said last week that his MVP1 hedge fund has half of its investments in bitcoin. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Massachusetts Joins List of US States Hostile to Bitcoin


"Lifelong Massachusetts politician, William Galvin, Secretary of the Commonwealth, turned sudden investment and currency expert this week, is issuing a seven-point warning about the perils of bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-17 23:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, point

Bitcoin?s Market Cap Surpasses the IMF?s Special Drawing Rights Reserves


"Twenty-four hours ago the decentralized cryptocurrency bitcoin and its US$300Bn market capitalization just surpassed the International Monetary Fund?s (IMF) Special Drawing Rights market (SDR $291Bn)..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-16 17:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment, market

Jimmy Nguyen Discusses Nchain?s New Investment Arm and Bitcoin Cash


"Earlier this week the blockchain technology-based research and development organization, Nchain, announced a strategic partnership with ?SBI Bits,? a subsidiary of SBI Holding?s core fintech strategy..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-16 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, point, rate

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..."

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

Crypto Fund Bitwise Raises $4 Million in Funding


"Cryptocurrency investment firm Bitwise has raised $4 million in seed funding as it launches a new fund for digital assets."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 14:00
Taggar: currency, investment

Crypto Fund Bitwise Raises $4 Million in VC Funding


"Cryptocurrency investment firm Bitwise has raised $4 million in seed funding as it launches a new fund for digital assets."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 14:00
Taggar: currency, investment

Hong Kong Regulator Issues Warning on Unregulated Bitcoin Futures


"A Hong Kong finance regulator has published a new circular on bitcoin futures contracts and other cryptocurrency-related investment products."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 08:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, investment

Munchee ICO Halted by SEC for Securities Violations


"On December 11, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) issued a cease-and-desist to California-based Munchee Inc. to stop their ICO and return the funds that had been collected.Munchee ha..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 22:19
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, investment, market, rate

Bitcoin Futures Are Here: The Story So Far


"The week ahead will give better future indication of Bitcoin derivatives products as yesterday at 6 p.m. EST, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) allowed bitcoin futures to begin trading unde..."

SEC Official: Cryptocurrency Investment Funds Raise Questions


"The head of the SEC's investment management office said the agency is weighing questions related to funds that plan to hold cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 09:00
Taggar: currencies, investment

Here?s What You Should Know About Cboe?s Bitcoin Futures Launch


"The largest U.S. options provider, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe), is set to launch its bitcoin-based futures products today at 6 pm EDT. Currently, investors and speculators are interested..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-10 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Thinking of Shorting Bitcoin Futures? GBTC Bears Nurse Big Losses


"With Cboe launching its futures markets and CME set to begin its bitcoin derivatives products next week, many people are speculating on individuals and organizations short selling the cryptocurrency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-10 01:58
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Chinese Real-Estate Merchants Are Tapping Into the Cryptocurrency Market


"Property Investors from Wenzhou, Zhejing Province, which has a reputation as the home of China?s savviest businessmen, are dabbling in the cryptocurrency market for new investment opportunities. Inste..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-09 06:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Yahoo Finance App Users Can Now Track Their Bitcoin Balance at Coinbase


"With exchange-traded bitcoin futures almost here, cryptocurrencies are becoming popular mainstream investment instruments in the eyes of many. As such, every trading and investing service must give it..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, investment, trading

When Forex Will Be Legal in India?


"Currency trading is a lucrative profession which can be started with a low investment. However, citizens of several countries across the globe are not permitted to participate..."

Trump Administration Risky NAFTA Strategy Could Backfire


"Five of seven planned rounds of negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement recently concluded in Mexico City, yet we remain far from a deal. As an investment banker and trade negotiator..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 19:06
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

Who Really Stands to Benefit From Trump?s Tax Plans?


"The relationship between tax cuts and the U.S. economy’s external sector is simple: A reduction of income tax liabilities raises households’ disposable income, which drives personal consum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 12:32
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment

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

Trading Column `The Writing on the Wall´? Futures are Almost here, Is This the Right Time to Buy?


"This post is the second in a trading tips series called ?The Writing On The Wall?, in which our game theory guide Eric Wall tries to anticipate market signals. This week’s focus is on timing you..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-03 06:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market, trading

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

7 Tokens Investors Are Talking About


"Disclaimer: This article should not be taken as, and is not intended to provide, investment advice. What separates a real-deal token from a scam? A new wave of tech enthusiasts is asking that question..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-02 18:00
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Russia Developing Global ICO Ratings Standard With 30 Countries


"The Russian Association of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency has partnered with representatives of 30 countries to develop a global ratings standard for initial coin offerings (ICOs). The association is a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 13:03
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment

Turkey Religious Ministry: Bitcoin ?Not Appropriate to Buy or Sell? for Islamic Believers


"Diyanet ??leri Ba?kanl??? (Ministry Presidency of Religious Affairs) of the Republic of Turkey has issued the guide “Bitcoin and Ethereum, such as Virtual Money for Investment: Is [it] Possible..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 11:35
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, report

New $100 Million Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund to Use XRP


"TechCrunch and CrunchFund founder Michael Arrington has announced he is going all in on cryptocurrency investments with a new hedge fund called Arrington XRP Capital. As the name suggests, the fund wi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 02:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

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

Just 400%? Willy Woo's Magic Math for Insane Crypto Returns


"High stakes altcoin investor Willy Woo has the math to back up his (at times turbulent) investment thesis. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 04:00
Taggar: investment

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

GBP to Rise if Brexit Negotiations Resolve Deadlock


"Sterling is expected to strengthen in the coming days ahead of a crucial European Summit where an important milestone for Brexit negotiations is set to be reached. “You’d get a big move in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 19:40
Taggar: investment, pound

U.S Q3 Economic Growth Raised to 3.3%


"The U.S. economy grew faster than initially thought in the third quarter, notching its quickest pace in three years, as increases in business investment in inventories and equipment offset a moderatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 15:26
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

What?s UP with Bitcoin


"by Daniel Shane   @CNNMoneyInvest Forget the Dow’s big rally or booming tech stocks, there’s a much wilder investment story happening. Bitcoin started the year worth less than $1,000. It&#..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 14:43
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Circle to Launch Cryptocurrency Investment App in 2018


"Announced on Tuesday, Circle will be launching a digital investment and storage product for a variety of cryptocurrencies in 2018. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 20:25
Taggar: currencies, investment

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

Addressing Healthcare Inefficiencies and Costs Through Robomed Network


"The effective management of costs and efficiencies is a vital element for ensuring high-functioning healthcare systems. Nowhere is this trend being more closely watched than in the U.S. and U.K. Ac..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 16:53
Taggar: analysis, bank, bitcoin, investment, point, rate, report, trading

2018 GLOBAL FX OUTLOOK ( Radio Interview)


"Presented by: Joyce Goh BFM KL 2018 GLOBAL FX OUTLOOK:  Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore December will be upon us this Friday kicking off the countdown to 2018. As we m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 05:05
Taggar: foreign exchange, investment, rate, share, shares, trading

Swiss Central Banker: Bitcoin Is 'More Investment Than Currency'


"The chairman of Swiss National Bank said yesterday that he sees bitcoin more as an investment than a currency."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 11:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment

GBP/USD ? Pound Rises to 5-Week High as GDP Improves


"The British pound moved higher earlier in the Thursday session, but has given up these gains. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3304, down 0.14% on the day. On the release front, it is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 18:47
Taggar: investment, pound, trading

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

Video Streamers Have More Options with These New Blockchain Startups


"Innovative technology companies are leveraging blockchain technology to build next-generation business models and Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) for video streaming, a multibillion-dollar industr..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 18:02
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment, leverage, market, share, shares

U.S. Business Equipment Orders Fall


"U.S. business equipment orders unexpectedly fell in October for the first time in four months even as a gain in capital goods shipments pointed to steady investment growth, Commerce Department figures..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 15:35
Taggar: durable goods, goods orders, investment, point

Top Wall Street Analysts Set New Bitcoin Price Targets Above $10,000


"Prominent Wall Street analysts from Fundstrat, Standpoint Research, and Galaxy Investment Partners are pointing to a coming bullish run on bitcoin, pushing the world’s most popular cryptocurrenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, point

PR: Flux Gaming Platform Introduces First of Its Kind ICO Investment Plan


"FLUX, a global decentralized gaming platform, introduces a one of a kind ICO investment plan ? Special Investments Control System. The market is full of blockchain based platforms and farsighted inves..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market, profit

Op Ed: ?We Never Thought of That? ? When Venture-Backed Companies Undertake Reverse ICOs


"With well over $3 billion raised this year alone, in very little time initial coin offerings (ICOs) have emerged as a major source of venture finance. Even companies that have already raised conven..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 22:25
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, cable, finance, investment, leverage, market, rate, share, shares

Rublix Is Reimagining Crypto Trading


"The soaring fortunes of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies is attracting massive amounts of media attention worldwide. This has led to a steady stream of traders flocking to the space amid record prices..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 15:47
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment, market, rate, trading

Survey Says 88% of Japanese Have Heard of Bitcoin


"A recent survey of 10,000 men and women across Japan shows that 88% of them have heard of bitcoin. Among those that have bitcoin, 47% said that they have used it in retail stores but long-term investm..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

PR: Dentacoin Foundation and Uniblock Investment Consultancy, Singapore Announce Strategic Partnership


"Dentacoin Foundation, an organization based in the Netherlands with the mission to improve the global dental industry by utilizing the Blockchain advantages, has established a partnership with Unibloc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-18 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market, rate

UBS CIO: We Aren't Getting Involved With Bitcoin


"UBS chief investment officer Mark Haefele says the world's largest money manager will not include bitcoin investments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 23:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

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

Concerns Return to Market


"Questions have resurfaced about the strength of China’s economy. Retail sales, industrial production, and business investment posted slower on-year gains in October, and the People’s Bank..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 15:10
Taggar: bank, economy, industrial production, investment, retail sales

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

Canada: International Transactions in Securities, September 2017


"Foreign investment in Canadian securities totalled $16.8 billion in September, up from $9.8 billion in August. At the same time, Canadian investment in foreign securities slowed to $2.4 billion in Sep..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 15:20
Taggar: investment, rate

UK Hedge Fund Eyes Cryptocurrencies On Heels of CME Futures Plan


"British hedge fund Man Group's CEO Luke Ellis told Reuters Tuesday that the company would add bitcoin to its investment portfolio."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Kaspersky Lab and Parity Technologies Launch Blockchain-Based Voting System


"Cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab unveiled Polys, a secure online voting system based on blockchain technology and backed with transparent crypto algorithms, at the company?s annual Cybersecurity..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 19:57
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, rate

Reality Shares, Nasdaq Partner to Launch Blockchain Economy Index


"Investment marketplace Reality Shares has teamed up with Nasdaq to launch an index tracking companies in the nascent blockchain industry."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 13:00
Taggar: investment, market, share, shares

PR: North American Bitcoin Conference Set to Heat up Miami


"The North American Bitcoin Conference, as part of the World Blockchain Forum: Investments & ICOs, is heading to Miami for its sixth installment. On the weekend of January 18 & 19, more than 10..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, finance, investment

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

PR: Tokenbox Platform to Invest $6 Million into Crypto Funds Development


"Tokenbox co-founder, Vladimir Smerkis, announced that the first 10 funds to be registered on the Tokenbox platform will receive a $6 million grant from the Tokenbox team. The project TGE (ICO) is plan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-12 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

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

PR: Dmarket Cross-Game Extends Token Presale and Announces the New Dates of Crowdsale


"Santa Monica, CA. ? DMarket, the world?s first and only global blockchain-based cross-game marketplace, announced today the extension of its token presale. ?Due to the upcoming Bitcoin Segwit2x hard f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market

Cracks Appear as Critics Label Bitconnect a Ponzi Scheme


"To its founders, Bitconnect ?is an open source, peer-to-peer, community-driven decentralized cryptocurrency that allow people to store and invest their wealth in a non-government controlled currency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

The World?s Largest FX Exchange Hopes to Tame Bitcoin Volatility


"The Chicago Mercantile Exchange & Chicago Board of Trade otherwise known as CME Group announced its bitcoin futures specs this week. Alongside this, the Chairman Emeritus of CME Group, Leo Melamed..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 08:55
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Bitspark Receives Investment From Fortune 500 Company


"Hong Kong-based remittance platform Bitspark has announced that it has received investment as part of a partnership with Reinsurance Group of America, Inc (RGAx). RGAx is one of the world?s largest li..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market

CME Group's Leo Melamed: We'll 'Tame' Bitcoin


"CME Group Chairman Emeritus Leo Melamed said he believes in the future of bitcoin and expects major investment in his company's futures contracts."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

PR: Realisto Announces ICO to Launch Global Crowdfunded Real Estate Investment


"Berlin, Germany ? REALISTO, a Berlin-based decentralized real estate investing marketplace, has officially announced its November 7 ICO pre-sale and November 15 ICO, which will last one month through..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market, real estate

SEC Warns of Celebrity Endorsements, ICOs Might be a Target


"The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued an Investor Alert: Celebrity Endorsements from its Office of Investor Education and Advocacy (OIEA). “It is never a good idea to make an inves..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

PR: Smartlands ? the Platform for Agriculture Announces That It Will Integrate with the Stellar Network


"Smartlands, the worldwide Platform for ICOs of low-risk future-proof tokens secured by agricultural assets, has announced that it will be integrating with Stellar, an open source blockchain network, t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, 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

CAC Edges Higher on Solid French Data


"The CAC index continues to have a quiet week. Currently, the CAC is trading at 5,500.00, up 0.11% on the day. France released key economic data on Tuesday. Flash GDP remained at 0.5% in the third quar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 16:04
Taggar: economy, investment, trading

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

Ringgit Trades slightly firmer


"Oanda Corp head of trading for Asia Pacific Stephen Innes said the majority of central banks within the Group of 10 are turning dovish, signalling a return of investment flows which should offset Mala..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 07:22
Taggar: bank, dollar, investment, rate, trading

EU Government Pegs Blockchain as Beneficiary of ?30 Billion Research Fund


"The European Commission has announced ?30 billion on new investments in technology initiatives including those involving blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 23:00
Taggar: investment

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

PR: Waste to Energy Blockchain Company 4New Raises $25 Million Within 8 Days of Presale Launch


"LONDON - 4NEW, the company developing Waste to Energy treatment plants today announced that it has successfully secured a $25 million investment from a leading U.S. private equity fund with over 400 m..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

UAE-Based Investors Reveal Outlook for Bitcoin Markets


"Gulf News has published an interview it conducted with a number of UAE-based bitcoin investors. The interview reveals insight into the diverse avenues through which the investors entered the bitcoin m..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 10:34
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

PR: Palm Beach Research Group Hosting a Free Cryptocurrency Training and Giving Away $1 Million Dollars in Bitcoin


"DELRAY BEACH, Florida - In the past 12 months, no investment market in the world has grown faster, or produced more explosive gains, than cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin alone has risen over 400% in 2017, b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, investment, market

The Genesis System Wants to Record Cleaned Fracking Water on the Blockchain


"There are more than 900,000 active gas and oil wells in the United States, according to Drillinginfo. Unfortunately, recycling and cleaning the contaminated water has not been an option, with compa..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, oil, rate

China Renaissance CEO: Blockchain More Important Than Bitcoin


"The head of a Chinese investment bank says he believes bitcoin's underlying technology is more important than the cryptocurrency itself. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 22:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, investment

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

Malta Proposes Rules for Cryptocurrency Investment Funds


"Malta's government has proposed new rules for investment funds that plan to invest in cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 19:00
Taggar: currencies, investment

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

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

PR: Hedge Token Platform Launched Its Flagship Cryptocurrency Index Named ?Buchman Crypto 30 Index? for Effective Crypto Trading & Investments Content


"Crypto Market Overview Cryptocurrencies are not uncommon thing these days. Most of the institutional as well as individual traders and investors holds a significant percentage of cryptocurrencies in t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market, profit, spread, trading

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

This Blockchain-Powered Platform Aims to Disrupt the Esport Gambling Industry


"Esports wagering is a large ? and growing ? global industry at the intersection between gambling, technology and entertainment. In their 2017 Global Esports Markets Report, Newzoo found that China..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-19 18:24
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold, investment, market, point, profit, rate, report

Bank of Korea


"Although keeping the Bank of Korea Base Rate unchanged at 1.25%, its level since a 25-basis point cut in June 2016, the vote to do so was not unanimous and an accompanying statement revised projected..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-19 16:29
Taggar: bank, inflation, investment, market, point, 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

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

Are Failing Currencies Boosting Crypto Interest? Investing.com Suggests Yes


"A new study by Investing.com would seem to support a popular investment theory supporting the cryptocurrency asset class."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 13:30
Taggar: currency, investment

Chinese Bitcoin Exchanges Accused of Misappropriating Client Funds


"Leading Chinese bitcoin exchanges have been accused of using client funds for the purposes of making high-risk investments. Chinese state media outlet, Xinhua, first reported the allegations that Chin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, report

UK Consumers and Businesses Reign in Spending


"U.K. consumer-spending growth slowed in the second quarter as car sales fell and business investment stagnated, holding back economic momentum.The 0.1 percent increase in household expenditure was the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 11:06
Taggar: investment, point

WikiHow Users Can Now Secure Their Online Identities with Civic


"Blockchain-driven digital identity fraud firm Civic has partnered up with wikiHow? ?to provide its user base with login security.The partnership will mean that around 150 million monthly wikiHow us..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-23 12:49
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, leverage, rate, share

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..."

$1,300 and Counting: What's Next For Bitcoin Prices?


"The price of bitcoin is once again trading near an all-time high. After about a month of uncertainty following the rejection of a major investment vehicle, bitcoin prices reached $1,343.59, a new all-..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 20:56
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, price index, trading

German Regulators Order OneCoin to 'Dismantle Trading System'


"Germany is stepping up its ongoing crackdown on OneCoin, a digital currency investment scheme widely believed to be fraudulent. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 16:15
Taggar: currency, investment

U.S. Economy Expands at Slowest Pace in Three Years


"The U.S. economy expanded at the slowest pace in three years as weak auto sales and lower home-heating bills dragged down consumer spending, offsetting a pickup in investment led by housing and oil dr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 14:23
Taggar: economy, investment, oil, rate

Grayscale Opens Ethereum Classic Vehicle to Accredited Investors


"Digital Currency Group subsidiary Grayscale Investments is launching a new investment vehicle for the alternative digital asset ether classic. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 15:30
Taggar: currency, investment

Overstock Caps Series A for Bitcoin Startup Ripio With $400k Funding


"Overstock subsidiary Medici Ventures has added the South American bitcoin payments startup to its stable of blockchain-focused investments. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 11:59
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

McAfee?s MGTI ?Macpool? Mines 100 BTC per Month


"MGT Capital Investments (MGTI), the company led by the former anti-virus tycoon John McAfee, has revealed the firm’s bitcoin mining revenue. In a recent Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, report

Hedge Fund Founder Invests 10% Net Worth into Bitcoin and Ether


"A hedge fund billionaire reportedly called bitcoin and ether the "best investments" of his storied career at an event on Wednesday. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, report

800% Growth? Q1's Top Performing Cryptocurrencies Posted Big Gains


"Ethereum and dash saw aggressive growth in the first quarter of 2017, while interest and investment in bitcoin waned. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

US VP Pence Asks Japanese Firms to Expand US and Employment in US


"U.S. Vice President Mike Pence asked Japanese business leaders Wednesday to expand their investment and employment in the United States, while also calling for “high levels of market access̶..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 16:05
Taggar: employment, investment, market

Canada: International Transactions in Securities, February 2017


"Foreign investment in Canadian securities reached a record high $38.8 billion in February, led by issuances of new Canadian shares to non-resident investors. At the same time, Canadian investors acqui..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 15:00
Taggar: investment, share, shares

Buy Litecoin? A Likely Tech Upgrade is Winning Over Traders


"Will activating SegWit make litecoin a better investment? CoinDesk asks analysts and traders to weigh in on a pressing markets topic. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 12:00
Taggar: investment, market

Sweden Incorporates Iran Investment Firm Using Only Bitcoin


"Sweden has opened a route for unbanked startups to incorporate with bitcoin accounts, and boosted the chances of Iranian investments at the same time. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-12 15:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, investment, rate

Fidelity Joins IC3 Blockchain Research Initiative


"Fidelity Investments has moved to back a prominent research effort centered on cryptocurrencies and blockchain. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 19:10
Taggar: currencies, investment

Yellen, French Elections and Geopolitics Impacting Markets


"Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks later today at an event at the University of Michigan. St. Louis Fed District President Bullard is the latest Fed official to suggest that the Fed may end reinvestment of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 16:55
Taggar: bull, investment

Shale Oil Adds Unpredictability to Supplies


"The shale oil boom has transformed the U.S. and global energy sector to such an extent that it has upended traditional supply dynamics and made forecasts far more polarized. Investment banks, many of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 16:16
Taggar: bank, finance, investment, oil

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

Blockchain Low Among Large Corporate Investment Priorities, PwC Finds


"New research finds that blockchain tech is low on the list of investment priorities at major banking firms. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-07 17:53
Taggar: bank, investment

New Bitcoin.com Podcast Episode with Stephen Pair of Bitpay


"This week on Bitcoin.com?s podcast host Richard Jacobs talks with Stephen Pair co-founder and CEO of Bitpay, the largest bitcoin payment processor in the world. Also read: Bitcoin.com Podcast: Bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 15:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Bank of Canada survey Shows Companies are Optimistic About Future


"Canadian companies are more optimistic about future sales and exports, and plan to boost hiring and investment to meet demand despite lingering uncertainty about U.S. protectionism, the Bank of Canada..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 17:19
Taggar: bank, investment

US Construction Spending Rose to 11 year High in February


"U.S. construction spending rose to a near 11-year high in February amid robust gains in home building investment. The Commerce Department said on Monday that construction spending increased 0.8 percen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 16:16
Taggar: investment

Mobile Applications for Binary Options Trading: Case Study


"The following post is a paid advertisement. The content was provided by the advertiser. High earnings cannot guarantee wealth. It is not enough to earn money ? one also n..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 13:05
Taggar: investment

US Transportation Secretary Says Trump to Unveil 1T Infrastructure Plan in 2017


"U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said the Trump administration would unveil a $1 trillion infrastructure plan later this year, but she did not offer details of funding for projects. Chao said..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-30 15:06
Taggar: investment, rate

BoC Poloz Says Free Trade, FI and Immigration Play Critical Roles


"In a speech to university students on Tuesday, Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz argued that free trade, foreign investment and immigration all played critical roles in building Canada’s eco..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 19:01
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

Canada Joins China?s AIIB


"The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank said Thursday it has approved 13 applicants, including Canada, Hong Kong and Sudan, to join the China-led institution launched about a year ago, expanding its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-23 15:26
Taggar: bank, investment

Bats Exchange is Fighting the Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Rejection


"In a petition to the SEC, an exchange affiliated with a failed bitcoin investment product is pushing back against a rejection by regulators. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-23 02:38
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

China FDI Up 9.2% in February


"Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland grew 9.2 percent year on year to 58.6 billion yuan (850 million U.S. dollars) in February 2017, official data showed Thursday. Total FDI in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 15:26
Taggar: dollar, investment

Bitcoin Block Size Growth Plan ?BIP100? Gets Update


"Bitcoin developers Tom Harding, Dagur Valberg Johannsson and Jeff Garzik have updated the code to BIP100, a ?dynamic maximum block size by miner vote? code proposal which has been in the works for nea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

FTSE Closes at Record High on Mining Sector and BoE


"U.K. stocks ended at a record Thursday, with mining shares invigorated by a pullback in the dollar and a major investment in Anglo American PLC, while the pound surged on a hawkish development on inte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 20:16
Taggar: bank, dollar, investment, pound, rate, share, shares

Bitcoin ETFs Unlikely For The Foreseeable Future


"Following its decision to disapprove Bats BZX Exchange’s proposed rule change for Coin ETF, the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) now has two more Bitcoin ETFs to consider; Solidx Bit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 07:59
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

FOMC Statement & Projections


"The FOMC hiked its fed funds rate target 25 basis points to 0.74-1.0%. There was a single dissent, Minneapolis Fed President Kashkari, who favored no change. The released statement is similar to the p..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 20:32
Taggar: inflation, investment, point, rate

Canadian Police Issue Bitcoin Investment Scam Warning


"Regional police in Canada have issued a warning to local residents about fraudulent investment schemes involving bitcoin. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 15:50
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Asset Managers to Siphon $300M from Research Budgets Ahead of Regulations


"With MiFID II on the horizon, the investment research industry could be facing lower research budgets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 12:16
Taggar: investment

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

Say Hello to the Multi-Blockchain Business Model


"There's been a shift in the nature of blockchain investments over the past six months, one that sees a diversification in geography and technology. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 12:12
Taggar: investment

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

Bitstamp Partners with Banking Giant for Bitcoin Investment On-Ramp


"Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp and French bank Crédit Agricole have teamed up to facilitate bitcoin acceptance at investment funds. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 15:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, investment

Eurozone Growth Driven By Consumption in Q4


"Household consumption and a rebound in investment drove economic growth in the euro zone in the last three months of last year, data from the European Union’s statistics office Eurostat showed o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-07 14:03
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment

German Factory Orders Slump in January


"German factory orders plunged at the steepest pace in eight years as demand for investment goods weakened. Orders, adjusted for seasonal swings and inflation, fell 7.4 percent from December, when they..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-07 13:53
Taggar: economy, inflation, investment

Irish Fund Managers Complete Blockchain Data Reporting Trial


"An investment industry trade group based in Ireland has completed a blockchain proof-of-concept aimed at streamlining regulatory reporting. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 21:32
Taggar: investment, report

Consumer Watchdog in Italy Moves Against OneCoin Investment Scheme


"Regulators in Italy have moved to suspend several affiliates of OneCoin, the digital currency investment scheme widely believed to be fraudulent. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 18:02
Taggar: currency, investment

IHS Markit Extends Capabilities of its Bond and CDS Pricing Data to FactSet


"The partnership will emphasize expanded hedging and investment opportunities for FactSet?s clients."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 17:46
Taggar: hedging, investment

Saudi Aramco Could Reach $1.5 Trillion Market Capitalization


"Fund managers and institutional investors expect oil giant Saudi Aramco to have a market capitalization of $1 trillion to $1.5 trillion when it sells shares to the public next year, a survey by region..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 16:30
Taggar: bank, investment, market, oil, share, shares

Why the ICO Model's Success Could Be Its Downfall


"The notable successes of token sales as speculative investments could end up being the nail in their coffin, argues Noelle Acheson. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 15:00
Taggar: investment

Pro-Growth Policies by Trump Could Boost Yields in US


"The Trump administration’s market-friendly mix of policy initiatives could significantly boost U.S. 10-year Treasury yields within 2½ years, strategist Jason Trennert told CNBC on Friday. The St..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 20:47
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Single-Family Offices Are Diversifying Investments With Bitcoin


"According to a Family Office Association executive, family-owned investment groups are hedging their bets with the digital asset bitcoin.     Also read: Antonopoulos Details Bitcoin?s Protection Again..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, hedging, investment

Canadian GDP Grew 2.6% in 2016


"Canada?s indefatigable households and a sharp drop in imports kept the country?s economy growing at a 2.6 percent annualized pace in the final quarter of 2016, helping offset what looks to be a deepen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 17:32
Taggar: economy, investment

Macron Lays Out Plans For French Presidency


"French presidential front-runner Emmanuel Macron presented a platform that calls for cutting costs and bureaucracy to boost hiring, and push investment in what he called the economy of the future. Mac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 15:08
Taggar: economy, investment

JPMorgan eFX Survey: Electronic Trading at 76%, Algos on the Rise


"Major investment bank JPMorgan conducted a survey amongst 200 institutional traders"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 12:45
Taggar: bank, investment

Don?t Miss the Fine Print on That Bitcoin ETF


"The hyped decision by the SEC about a Bitcoin ETF could either make bitcoin available on mainstream trading and investment platforms for Middle America…or not.   This would mean mainstream inves..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 11:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, trading

US Construction Fell in January


"U.S. construction spending unexpectedly fell in January as the biggest drop in public outlays since 2002 offset gains in investment in private projects, pointing to moderate economic growth in the fir..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 17:23
Taggar: investment, 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

US GDP Revised Up Less than Expected to 1.9%


"U.S. economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter as previously reported, with robust consumer spending offset by downward revisions to business and government investment. Gross domestic product rose..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 19:43
Taggar: investment, rate, report

ADS Securities Hires Former Goldman Sachs Regional Head in Abu Dhabi


"Adam Clayton will serve as Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking. He will report to ADS CEO Philippe Ghanem. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 15:01
Taggar: bank, investment, report

Satoshi Fund: Investments in Blockchain Projects During 2016 Yields Over 500% Returns


"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: 2017-02-28 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Short Term Uncertainty


"Stephen Innes, Asia-Pacific senior currency trader and analyst at Oanda, discusses the outlook for currencies and his investment strategy with Bloomberg’s Haidi Lun on “Bloomberg Markets.&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 05:11
Taggar: currencies, currency, currency trade, investment, market, rate

Michael Terpin Discusses CoinAgenda: A Conference Dedicated to Investors


"Just recently Bitcoin.com com spoke to CoinAgenda producer Michael Terpin, CEO of Transform Group, and co-founder of Bitangels. CoinAgenda is a series of conferences dedicated to the investment side o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

GBP/USD ? Pound Shrugs off Strong British GDP Report


"GBP/USD has posted small losses on Wednesday. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 1.2470. In the UK, Second Estimate GDP improved to 0.7% in the first quarter, edging above the forec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 17:04
Taggar: investment, point, trading

LiquidityBook Sees LBX Buyside Platform Adopted by Three Hedge Funds


"LBX Buyside POEMS has been selected by Pier 88 Investment Partners, Zeo Capital Advisors, and Solstein Capital."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 14:39
Taggar: investment

Amazon Committed to UK Despite Brexit


"Online retailer Amazon is set to create more than 5,000 jobs in Britain this year, the company said on Monday, boosting its investment in the country once more even as it prepares to leave the Europea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 12:17
Taggar: investment

Falling GBTC Premium Indicates Market Expects SEC to Approve Bitcoin ETFs


"Next month, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has to make a couple of decisions regarding bitcoin ETFs. While three of them are pending approval, the third, Barry Silbert?s Bitcoin Inv..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-18 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, market

Financial Giant Fidelity Seeks Patent for Blockchain Voting System


"Fidelity Investments has applied to patent a method by which a blockchain could be used for authenticating voters and processing fair elections. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 12:00
Taggar: investment

State Street Global Advisors Elevates Olivia Engel to New Senior Role


"Engel comes to the US from Australia, stepping into the newly created role of Deputy Chief Investment Officer."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 11:53
Taggar: investment

ASX Expresses New Confidence in Distributed Ledger Experiments


"Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) plans to increase its blockchain investment by the end of this year to build a better product. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 05:45
Taggar: investment

US Business Inventories Rise in December


"U.S. business inventories rose in December and sales recorded their biggest increase since 2011, suggesting that inventory investment would again contribute to economic growth in the first quarter ami..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-15 17:23
Taggar: investment

BoE Deputy Governor Says UK Investment Weak in Near Term


"British business investment is likely to remain very weak in the near term after June’s Brexit referendum before later picking up, Bank of England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe said on Wednesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-08 16:28
Taggar: bank, investment

Analysis: Is Leucadia Willing to Save FXCM Once Again?


"Leucadia National has many variables to consider before deciding what to do with its FXCM investment"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 20:49
Taggar: investment

China?s Foreign Reserves Fell by 13B in January


"China’s foreign exchange reserves have fallen to a six-year low following an outflow of capital that prompted Beijing to tighten controls on outbound investment. Central bank data Tuesday showed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 17:59
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, investment

BNP Paribas to Shift Focus Towards Digital Banking Future, Investing ?3.0B


"BNP is raising its spending on digital initiatives and investments by 50% over the next few years. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 17:51
Taggar: investment

EU?s Katainen to Revive Trade Deal with US


"The European Union could revive talks on a free trade deal with the United States under the administration of President Donald Trump, European Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen said on Tuesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 16:24
Taggar: investment

Mainstream Investors Are Hearing A lot About Bitcoin


"Investors worldwide are hearing about Bitcoin on a regular basis these past few months. These days, it?s not uncommon for mainstream media, investment moguls, and organizations to shine a light on bit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

US Border Tax Could Drive NatGas Prices Higher


"Bank of America Merrill Lynch said the enactment of a prospective U.S. border adjustment tax could lash U.S. natural gas prices if Mexico retaliates. A similar border tax scheme, if implemented by Mex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 17:33
Taggar: bank, investment

Political Concerns Outweigh Data Strength


"France’s National Front’s pre-presidential election manifesto was released, calling for France to leave the European Union and for tighter restraints on immigration. It was always a bit pe..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 15:30
Taggar: investment

Surbitcoin On Hiatus Amid Venezuela Bitcoin Crackdown


"On February 3 the Venezuelan Bitcoin exchange Surbitcoin informed its customers services would be suspended temporarily. According to the exchange, Surbitcoin?s banking partner, Banesco, closed the fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 02:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, investment

SEC Begins Soliciting Comments On Bitcoin Investment Trust


"Just two short weeks after Barry Silbert filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list the Bitcoin Investment Trust (BIT), the Commission is now soliciting comments from interes..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-04 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Japan to Present Package that Could Create 700K Jobs in the US


"Japan is putting together a package it says could generate 700,000 U.S. jobs and help create a $450-billion market, to present to U.S. President Donald Trump next week, government sources familiar wit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-03 16:52
Taggar: investment, market, rate, visa

Irish Fund Managers Investigate Blockchain-Powered Data Reporting


"A trade group for investment funds in Ireland has announced it is developing a new blockchain proof-of-concept focused on regulatory reporting. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 21:32
Taggar: investment, report

CySEC Greatly Tightens Staff Education and Knowledge Requirements


"The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) is continuing its effort to keep Cyprus Investment Firms (CIFs) diligently informed about the latest regulatory updates. The watchdog has reminded..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 18:01
Taggar: finance, investment

Fidelity?s Charity Arm Raised $7 Million in Bitcoin Donations in 2016


"Fidelity Charitable, the public charity arm of mutual fund giant Fidelity Investments, raised $7m in bitcoin donations last year. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 15:33
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Beware of Crypto-MLMs and High Return Investments on Social Media


"Unfortunately, the world of cryptocurrency has seen a bunch of people running scammy ‘investments’ preying on people?s lack of knowledge. Over the past couple of years, shady organizations..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

UK Won?t Pay for Brexit says One MP


"British trade won’t suffer punitive tariffs, the world will continue to flock to the City of London and there will be no hefty divorce settlement fee to leave the European Union, if the so-calle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 17:49
Taggar: investment, rate

Soros Fund Management Appoints Dawn Fitzpatrick as Chief Investment Officer


"Fitzpatrick joins Soros Fund Management as its seventh Chief Investment Officer since 2000."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 12:41
Taggar: investment

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

Ebullio: allegations pile up against hedge fund


"Ebullio adversaries push to prove losses were not high risk investments gone wrong, but deception. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 11:15
Taggar: bull, investment

Nyca Partners Raises $125 Million Fund to Back Fintech Startups


"Previous investments include Axioma, EmBroker, Ladder, LeapYear and LendingClub Corp which went public in late 2014. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 18:58
Taggar: investment

Citigroup to Decide on Brexit Contingency Plans on First Six Months of 2017


"U.S. bank Citigroup will make a decision on its Brexit contingency plans in the first half of the year and choose from a number of potential EU counties to relocate some investment banking business, t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 16:36
Taggar: bank, investment

Trust or No Trust, Traders Are Still Unsure About Ethereum Classic


"News of a planned investment trust based on ether classic has seen prices climb, but the token still has much to prove, analysts say. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 15:32
Taggar: investment

Grayscale to Launch Ethereum Classic Trust, Modeled After Bitcoin Investment Trust


"Grayscale Investments is gearing up to launch a new investment product for Ethereum Classic (ETC) in the first quarter of this year. This will be the second investment product for the company; the fir..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Proposed 'Ethereum' Investment Vehicle Sparks Trademark Controversy


"A proposed ethereum classic investment vehicle has reignited an old debate while raising new questions. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 01:36
Taggar: investment

Bitcoin Investment Trust Could IPO by October


"Bitcoin Investment Trust (BIT) wants to be listed on NYSE Arca, according to a registration statement filed Friday with the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This is the second proposed Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-21 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Bitcoin Offers Diversification For Retirement Portfolios


"Bitcoin is becoming a recognized asset class with a low correlation to other asset classes. This makes it a good option for diversifying investment portfolios with retirement accounts, and some option..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 08:00
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

City Bankers Warn Government of Staffing Changes in Hard Brexit


"Two of the largest investment banks in the City of London have said that some staff will definitely have to move abroad when the UK leaves the EU. HSBC’s chief executive, Stuart Gulliver, told B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 19:22
Taggar: bank, investment

Bridgewater Founder Says Biggest Threat to Europe is Populism


"The great threat to the European Union is populism, according to Ray Dalio, billionaire founder and co-chief investment officer at Bridgewater Associates. “If you look at Europe as a whole and y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 18:41
Taggar: bank, investment

Accenture: Blockchain Could Save Investment Banks $12 Billion Annually


"A new report from Accenture posits that large investment banks could trim their operational costs by as much as $12bn annually. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 15:33
Taggar: bank, investment, report

Nigerian SEC Associates Shady MLM Schemes Like Onecoin With Bitcoin


"This past week the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Nigeria has warned its residents about virtual currency investments. The agency?s warning has bundled bitcoin investment with two Multi-L..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-15 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Bitcoin: This is Not the Same as 2013


"Chris Burniske is blockchain products lead at ARK Invest, an investment manager focused on disruptive innovation and co-author of the new white paper, "Bitcoin, a New Asset Class". In this CoinDesk op..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 17:55
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

A Chinese Bitcoin Startup is Stopping Some its Services Due to Central Bank Concerns


"A long-running bitcoin investment platform is shifting gears in light of regulatory scrutiny in China. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Needham: Probability of Approval for a Bitcoin ETF ?Very Low?


"Needham & Company, an independent investment bank and asset management firm, released today a mini investors’ report on the prospect of a Bitcoin ETF in 2017. The company currently hands Bar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 13:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, investment, report

Global Oil Industry Expected to Expand in 2017


"The global oil industry is slated to make some big investments in 2017 following a painful two-year spending slump. And the U.S. — specifically Texas — is expected to lead the recovery. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 21:10
Taggar: investment, oil

R3 Will Close Blockchain's Biggest-Ever Investment in Q1, CEO Says


"R3CEV CEO David Rutter says what he calls the "largest" venture capital investment in the blockchain industry will be closed imminently. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 16:15
Taggar: investment

Bitcoin: Where Wall Street and Silicon Valley Meet


"Chris Burniske and Adam White discuss their recently published white paper, setting out what they see as the tech's investment potential. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 14:04
Taggar: investment

Charlie Shrem Speaks About His New Investment Fund


"Charlie Shrem, a well-known individual in the cryptocurrency space, recently returned to the industry after a year-long hiatus. Shrem has partnered with entrepreneur Jason Granger to create Intellisys..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-08 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, investment

Bitcoin-Powered Internet Advances With $4 Million Blockstack Funding


"A bitcoin blockchain-based Internet is a step closer to reality thanks to this $5.3m investment in Blockstack led by Union Square Ventures. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 17:20
Taggar: bitcoin, investment

Charlie Shrem's Post-Prison Blockchain Project Sees Gold in Garbage


"Charlie Shrem is re-imagining investment on the ethereum blockchain with a fund focusing on garbage. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 16:00
Taggar: investment

UK Risks Losing EU Funding


"Britain risks losing 40 billion euros ($42 billion) of direct funding from the European Union once it leaves the bloc, according to U.K. parliamentary analysis. The European Structural and Investment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-03 15:43
Taggar: analysis, investment

Geopolitical Turmoil Spurs Bitcoin Investments Worldwide


"As many economists predicted, the Italian constitutional referendum of 2016 shook the country?s banking system to the core. Italian bank stocks have plummeted drastically since the referendum and it c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-28 02:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, investment, oil

Fed Funds Target Raised by 25 Basis Points as Expected


"The Federal Open Market Committee agreed unanimously to raising the interest rate target range to 0.5-0.75%. The released statement speaks of moderate growth but with continuing soft business investme..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-14 21:25
Taggar: inflation, investment, market, rate

China Beats on Industrial Output and Retail Sales


"China’s factory output and retail sales grew faster than expected in November, while fixed-asset investment was in-line with forecasts, adding to growing signs of stabilisation in the world̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-13 10:18
Taggar: economy, investment, retail sales

US Wholesale inventories Fell in October


"U.S. wholesale inventories fell as previously reported in October amid a surge in sales, supporting views that inventory investment would provide a modest boost to economic growth in the fourth quarte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-09 17:30
Taggar: investment, report

Japan?s Q3 Growth Revised Downward


"Japan’s economy grew much slower than initially estimated in the third quarter of the year, figures have revealed, as business investment fell. The Cabinet Office said the economy grew 1.3% in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-08 16:39
Taggar: economy, investment

More Capital Controls in China


"The currency devaluation has been a source of concern for investors as Chinese authorities tighten capital controls, curbing the purchase of outbound assets by restricting portfolio and foreign direct..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-01 06:22
Taggar: currency, foreign exchange, investment

European Commission Reveals Plan to Spend 5B on Military


"The European Commission has revealed its plan to strengthen the continent’s military prowess. After 2020, a 5 billion euro ($5.3 bn) annual investment fund would allow governments to develop ass..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 18:38
Taggar: investment, rate, report

Stockholm Lays Framework for New FinTech Hub, Targeting Q1 Launch


"With nearly 1/5 of the FinTech investment share in Europe, Stockholm is creating a new hub for startups."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-29 18:09
Taggar: investment, share

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

U.K. Economy Shows No Sign of Brexit Effect as Spending Rises


"Consumers and businesses increased their spending in the third quarter as the U.K. economy registered a resilient performance following the Brexit vote. Household spending rose 0.7 percent from the se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-25 14:26
Taggar: economy, investment

GBP/USD ? Pound Unchanged as British GDP Matches Forecast


"GBP/USD is almost unchanged in the Friday session. The pair, which has been quiet since mid-week, is currently trading at 1.2450. In the UK, British Second Estimate GDP for the third quarter posted a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-25 11:32
Taggar: investment, trading

Jason Granger and Charlie Shrem Set to Launch Private Equity Investment Fund


"A new venture by noted Bitcoin thought leaders is bringing private equity investment on to Blockchain."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-24 17:39
Taggar: investment

U.S Durable Goods Orders Rise


"Orders for U.S. business equipment climbed in October for the fourth month in the last five and sales also advanced, indicating corporate investment may be starting to thaw. Bookings for non-military..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-23 15:31
Taggar: investment, rate

Would You Write Your Pin Code on Your Credit Card?


"Data protection is one investment in which you should not cut corners."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-21 15:47
Taggar: investment

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

Gross Says Trump Will Only Get One Term


"President-elect Donald Trump will last no more than four years in the White House, a period when corporations and Wall Street will retain the upper hand over the struggling workers who helped elect hi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-16 18:35
Taggar: investment

IEA Says Oil Boom Bust Cycle Likely if Investment Remains Low


"A new oil industry boom-and-bust cycle is likely if the current reduction in new investment is not reversed, says the International Energy Agency. The IEA says unless more money is spent exploring for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-16 18:23
Taggar: investment, oil

Breaking: Saxo Bank Announces New MENA Focused Partnership with EFG Hermes


"The Danish brokerage partnered up with a regionally focused investment bank, founded over 30 years ago"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-16 09:55
Taggar: bank, investment

Seminar: Reducing Costs and Averting Risks with Blockchain Technology


"Dave Sutter from Fluent talks about the blockchain revolution and surge in investment."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-15 14:00
Taggar: investment

Japan?s GDP Grew at 2.2% in Q3


"Stronger exports and housing investment helped Japan’s economy grow at a 2.2 percent annualized pace in the July-September quarter, better than many analysts had anticipated and fast enough to s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 18:10
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, report

Business Survey Estimates Brexit Lost Investment Cost at $82 Billion


"Brexit was never going to be cheap. More evidence of the cost came Monday: A third of U.K. business leaders say they have delayed or canceled investments in the wake of the vote to leave the European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 17:58
Taggar: investment

Trump-economics Boosts Dollar, Bond Rout Deepens


"Monday November 14: Five things the markets are talking about New U.S President elect Donald Trump continues to have a massive impact on capital markets. Global bond markets have lost more than $1 tri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 13:36
Taggar: investment, market

Trump Risk Casts Shadow Over Chinese Data


"China’s economy largely showed further signs of steadying in October as expected, but disappointing retail sales growth and fears of U.S. trade frictions under incoming President Donald Trump ar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 09:39
Taggar: economy, investment, point, retail sales

US Bond yields Trumping APAC EM Currencies


"  US government bond yields – largely considered as one of the safest investments to have – have shot up, resulting in many traders pulling their money out of high yield bonds – such..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 08:33
Taggar: investment

Julius Baer Onboards Laura Hilber to Head FX PB Solutions


"Laura lands at Julius Baer after a lengthy stint at the UBS Investment Bank"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-08 16:15
Taggar: bank, investment

GKFX Gets £3.5 Million Capital Boost Led by its Owners


"GKFX has secured investments from its owners in two previous funding rounds."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-03 14:35
Taggar: investment

SIX Extends Nasdaq?s Technology Contract to Further Enhance Trading Process


"Clients will be able to benefit from better investment decisions in a secure and reliable trading environment."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-31 13:35
Taggar: investment, trading

Theresa May told Goldman About Job Losses Ahead of Brexit


"Theresa May told bankers before the referendum that firms would leave the UK if the country voted for Brexit, a previously unheard recording has revealed. A month before the EU referendum, the then-ho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 15:41
Taggar: bank, gold, investment, market

US Wholesale Inventories Fall in August


"U.S. wholesale inventories in August fell more than previously reported as businesses ran down their stocks of farm goods and clothes, the Commerce Department reported on Friday. Inventories dropped 0..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 15:33
Taggar: investment, report

CySEC Fines XForex Parent ?225,000 for Multiple Advisory Failures


"XForex has been fined for violations concerning investment advice and payment of trading bonuses "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 17:54
Taggar: forex, investment, trading

Thomson Reuters/SGX SFI Chosen as UOB?s Recommended Fixed Income Benchmark


"TR/SGX SFI offers a comprehensive solution for tracking the performance of investments in the Singapore debt markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 11:45
Taggar: investment, market

Investment Banks Tussle for Key Executives in Italy


"Headhunters are hoping to use Brexit as leverage to fill vacancies at investment banks in Europe's fourth largest economy."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-21 11:48
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, leverage

Digital Ventures Unveils Blockchain Plans and Invests in Feasibility Study


"The fintech investment arm of Siam Commercial Bank has revealed its ambition to drive changes in Thai banking industry. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-12 11:16
Taggar: bank, investment

Deutsche Bank Appoints Asia Head of Financial Sponsors from UBS


"The former UBS investment banking MD Mohamed Atmani has joined Deutsche as part of a manangment reshuffle. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-12 08:51
Taggar: bank, investment

Citi To Sell Argentina Consumer Business to Banco Santander Rio


"Citi will continue to operate in Argentina serving corporate and investment bank and commercial bank clients. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-10 10:36
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

IBM Invests $200m in German Blockchain and IoT Lab


"The investment responds to increasing demand from clients looking to transform their operations with IoT and AI technologies. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-05 15:17
Taggar: investment

BoE Deputy Says CB Was Too Pessimistic About Brexit


"Bank of England deputy governor Ben Broadbent has said policymakers had been too pessimistic about the immediate aftermath of the Brexit vote, but warned of an ?insidious? threat to business investmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-05 15:02
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

JP Morgan Onboards Christian Kames to Bolster German Unit


"Kames joins JP Morgan from Citigroup as head of investment banking Germany."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-04 12:21
Taggar: bank, investment

Royal Bank of Canada Axes 15 Investment Bankers in London


"Global investment banks have reduced headcount to trim costs after reporting declines in profit this year."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-30 21:29
Taggar: bank, investment, profit, report

Benzinga Receives $3 mln in New Funding Round Led by WorldQuant Ventures


"The angel investment firm has committed to investing into the ongoing development of the media company"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-30 18:02
Taggar: investment

Calastone Connects China-Hong Kong Markets with Direct Connectivity to SSCC


"The move is a step forward in directly connecting China?s investment market to international investors. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 15:47
Taggar: investment, market

Baidu Leads $60 Million Investment to Establish Brazilian Investment Fund


"The new investment fund Easterly Ventures will focus on assisting Brazilian tech startups penetrate the markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-28 10:12
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Goldman Lowers Oil Price Q4 Forecast to $43


"U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs has lowered its forecast for the price of oil price, saying its supply-demand balance for the fourth quarter of 2016 is weaker than previously expected. “We ar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-27 17:04
Taggar: bank, gold, investment, oil

Belgian FSMA Warns Against Unauthorized Activities of Questra Holdings


"Another investment firm has been flagged by the FSMA for offering investments in Belgium without being registered."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-23 14:05
Taggar: investment

Lombard Risks Appoints Adam Husted to its EMEA Business Development Unit


"Mr. Husted joins Lombard Risk Management from Tesco Pension Investment."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-21 12:27
Taggar: investment

Lykke Starts Initial Coin Offering, CHF, USD, Bitcoin and Ethereum Accepted


"After two rounds of seed funding the blockchain startup is now open to your investment."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-13 14:00
Taggar: investment

ICBC Standard Bank Adds Mon Ullah as Head of Equity Financing


"Mon Ullah joins the bank from Bank of America Merrill Lynch to boost its investment banking capabilities. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-12 15:32
Taggar: bank, investment

ASIC Cancels Licence of The Sharemarket College for Misleading Investors


"The Sharemarket College had no investment portfolio and its claims were false and misleading. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-08 09:03
Taggar: investment, market, share

Goldman Sachs Revamps FICC Trading Unit, Thomas Cornacchia Leaves


"The major investment bank has promoted John Willian from Goldman?s Global Head of Prime services."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-07 22:04
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

Saxo Partners with Morningstar to Offer Value-Based Investment Portfolio


"The collaboration will expand the range of investment strategies available to Saxo Bank clients."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-06 10:48
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

BNP Implements Commcise Buy in Response to Regulatory Requirements


"Commcise will deliver a fully integrated cloud based solution for BNP's investment management division."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-06 09:21
Taggar: investment, rate

ICAP Adds Arjun Singh-Muchelle as Global Head of Regulatory Affairs


"Singh-Muchelle joins ICAP from The Investment Association and will assist the company in its approach to new regulations."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-05 12:20
Taggar: investment

IMF Warns of Possible Downgrades if G20 don?t do Enough for Growth


"International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said the institution will likely downgrade its 2016 global growth forecast again as economic prospects are dimmed by weak demand, flaggi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-01 17:42
Taggar: investment

Danish Payments Processor Nets Planning October IPO


"The IPO is the next step in the development of Nets following a period of rapid growth and considerable investment. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-01 12:51
Taggar: investment

Canada Will Apply to Join China Led Investment Bank


"Canada said Wednesday it will apply for membership to the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank to help boost its and global economic growth. The decision, which will leave Japan and the Unit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 19:42
Taggar: bank, investment

American Insurance Giant MetLife Joins R3 Blockchain Consortium


"MetLife will explore how blockchain can streamline investments management, processing, payments and distribution."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 11:51
Taggar: investment

French Trade Minister Calls for TTIP Talks to Cease


"France’s trade minister has increased the pressure on the proposed EU-US trade deal by calling for the talks to be called off. Matthias Fekl, the French minister for foreign trade, tweeted that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-30 17:11
Taggar: investment

U.S.-EU Trade Deal Gets Hung Up on Politics


"Germany’s vice chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, says talks about a major trade deal between the European Union and the U.S. have failed, though “nobody is really admitting it.” That state..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-30 16:03
Taggar: investment

US Forex Traders Numbers Rise for the First Time Since 2012: Investment Trends


"The latest Investment Trends survey on the habits of US forex traders shows some promising signs"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-30 00:44
Taggar: forex, forex trade, investment

Taiwan?s CTBC Financial Deal with China CITIC Bank Collapses


"The parties have reportedly cancelled investments in each other amid political tensions."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-26 11:05
Taggar: investment, report

APAC Sees Groundswell of Fintech Investments, Outperforming North America


"China and Hong Kong have secured a huge portion of fintech investment relative to the APAC region in H1 2016."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-25 15:43
Taggar: investment

Credit Suisse and UBS To Back Start-Up Hub in Zurich


"The two banks have made an investment of $3.9 million to launch the Kickstart accelerator program."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-25 13:59
Taggar: bank, investment

Goldman Sachs Bullish on India


"The world’s fastest-growing major economy is set to accelerate in the current fiscal year, according to Goldman Sachs. India’s economy is set to grow by 7.9 percent on-year between April 2..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 17:10
Taggar: bank, economy, gold, investment, rate

Indian Payments Market Eyes Windfall as Domestic Fintechs Buoy Growth


"India's payments landscape faces a bright future, amidst a groundswell of fintech investment."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-19 15:49
Taggar: investment

Canada: International Transactions in Securities, June 2016


"Foreign investors increased their holdings of Canadian securities by $9.0 billion in June, with acquisitions led by significant portfolio investment in equities. At the same time, Canadian investors a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-18 15:36
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Funding to Venture Capital Backed Fintech Startups Halves in Q2


"Amid a tougher climate, investment to VC-backed fintech startups has fallen by 49 percent."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-17 23:36
Taggar: investment

United Overseas Bank Trains Bankers on Alternative Finance


"The bank is seeking to strengthen its support for startups following a $10 million investment in OurCrowd."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-17 12:12
Taggar: bank, investment

U.S. Housing Starts Rise to Five-Month High


"U.S. housing starts unexpectedly rose in July as building activity increased across the board, supporting the view that investment in residential construction will rebound after slumping in the second..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 15:20
Taggar: investment

Hedge Fund Manager Charged in $100m Fraudulent Scheme with Terminally Ill


"Lathen used the joint accounts to purchase investments and went on to redeem them early by invoking a survivor?s option. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 10:53
Taggar: investment

Banks Won?t Wait Around to See What Brexit Deal the U.K. Can Get


"Big investment banks with their European headquarters in London will start the process of moving jobs from the U.K. within weeks of the government triggering Brexit, a faster timeline than their publi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 09:14
Taggar: bank, investment

Global Oil Market Faces Less Venezuela Supply in 2017 ? Columbia University


"The global oil market faces a sharp drop in supply in 2017 from Venezuela, traditionally a prominent exporter, as an acute political and economic crisis halts investments needed to squeeze more crude..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 09:09
Taggar: investment, market, oil, report

China?s Economic Activity Slows in July


"China’s economic activity slowed in July, with investment growing at its slowest pace in more than 16 years in the year-to period, as the world’s second-largest economy grappled with the p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-12 12:13
Taggar: economy, investment

BOE Regional Agents Survey Shows UK Businesses Have Pessimistic Forecasts


"Britain?s businesses expect the vote for Brexit to lead to weaker investment, hiring and turnover over the coming year, according to a nationwide study by the Bank of England. The monthly health check..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-10 20:23
Taggar: bank, investment

Foxes Abandon Golden State for Portugal


"A trader's portfolio should be varied, focusing on results as the sum of their parts, rather than large, risky investments."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-10 09:09
Taggar: investment

DriveWealth Enables Investment Advisors Globally via Wealth Management API


"The company has announced that it is expanding its brokerage API to support investment advisors worldwide"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-09 21:48
Taggar: investment

AxiCorp Secures Investment Funding From RGT Capital, Expanding Focus


"Looking to expand regionally, AxiCorp has received a private investment from RGT Capital."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-04 15:39
Taggar: investment

Coinify Secures $4m in Series A Funding Round Joined by SEB


"Coinify plans to use this investment to sustain its position in Europe and expand into Asia."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-04 09:22
Taggar: investment

Texas Shale Oil Has Fought Saudi Arabia to a Standstill


"Opec’s worst fears are coming true. Twenty months after Saudi Arabia took the fateful decision to flood world markets with oil, it has still failed to break the back of the US shale industry. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-01 14:48
Taggar: investment, market, oil

Steven Cohen Invests $250M in Quants Research, Quantopian


"The investment aims to develop new quantitative investment techniques via do-it-yourself traders."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-28 13:18
Taggar: investment

Bill Gross Argues Higher Rates are Good for the Economy


"Near-zero interest rates aren’t good for the economy in the long run, bond guru Bill Gross said Wednesday. That’s because low rates hinder the ability of savers to earn a return on their m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-27 22:50
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

U.S. Core Capital Goods Orders Are Weak


"New orders for U.S. manufactured capital goods rose less than expected in June amid weak demand for machinery and a range of other goods, suggesting that business spending will remain subdued for a wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-27 15:23
Taggar: economy, investment, manufacture, retail sales

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

UK Infrastructure Spending Was Slowing Down Ahead of Brexit


"The UK?s infrastructure spending boom was already fizzling out before the Brexit vote, according to a survey of civil engineering firms that shows a slowdown in activity and order books leading up to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-26 16:28
Taggar: investment

Too Soon to Start Bilateral UK Trade Talks ? U.S. Trade Chief


"U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman told his new British counterpart on Monday that the two countries cannot launch negotiations on bilateral trade and investment deals until more is known about..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-26 10:03
Taggar: investment

RBC On-Boards David Mell from Wells Fargo


"Mr. Mell is the latest hire at RBC from Wells Fargo, who joins a revamped retail investment unit."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-20 16:12
Taggar: investment

SFC Warns of Suspicious Activity of Shi Fu Investment Hong Kong


"Shi Fu Investment Hong Kong has been added to the SFC?s alert list under the banner of suspicious websites."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-20 09:26
Taggar: investment

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

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

China and the Economic Collapse of Venezuela: The Untold Story


"Venezuela is a fine example of the abject failure of China's R4I or Resources for Infrastructure Investment program."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-17 17:31
Taggar: investment

Saudi Energy Minister Says Oil Price Above $50 Needed for Balance


"The oil industry needs a price of more than $50 per barrel to sustain investments, Saudi energy minister Khalid al-Falih told a German newspaper while adding that downward pressure on prices would pre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-12 16:02
Taggar: investment, market, oil

Blackjack Says Brexit Will Push UK into Recession


"Britain will fall into recession over the coming year and growth in each of the next five years will be at least 0.5 percentage points lower as a result of Britain leaving the European Union, BlackRoc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-12 15:42
Taggar: investment, point, rate

Tutorial: Bitcoin Investment in Margin Lending


"Many think of bitcoin as an investment and rightly so, it has grown from being worth fractions of a penny to being worth hundreds of dollars in a few..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-11 19:08
Taggar: dollar, investment, market

Japan?s Core Machine Orders Fell in May


"Japan’s core private-sector machinery orders fell a seasonally adjusted 1.4 percent in May from April for the second straight monthly decline, the government said Monday, downgrading its basic a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-11 18:23
Taggar: investment

Investment Banks Agree to Help London after Brexit Vote


"Senior executives from several leading investment banks have met George Osborne to sign a statement pledging to help London."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-07 15:33
Taggar: bank, investment

Canada?s BCSC Finds B.C. Resident Committed Fraud on Investor


"Larry Keith Davis has been found by the BCSC to have engaged in frauduent investment activities. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-07 10:40
Taggar: investment

ASIC Reprimands Regulated & Unregulated Binary Options Brokers & Affiliates


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has become the latest regulator to take on a crusade against binary options brokerages which are providing their services in the country wit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-06 12:29
Taggar: investment

The Pounds Relief Rally is Officially Over


"Tuesday July 5: Five things the markets are talking about Post Brexit jitters this morning has returned to hurt the pound, putting an end to last week’s relief rally, and push sterling to a new..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-05 12:11
Taggar: investment, market, pound, trading

Fintech Startup Kavout Launches A.I. Driven Investment Platform


"Seattle-based startup, Kavout, unveils its AI-driven investment platform today."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-05 00:38
Taggar: investment

Commerzbank Set To Axe Over 100 New York Jobs


"The German lender is due to cut more than 100 investment-banking jobs in a move designed to cut costs and boost profitability. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-30 23:05
Taggar: bank, investment, profit

U.S QE Growth Exceeds Estimates


"The world?s largest economy expanded more than previously projected in the first quarter as improved performance in trade and business investment more than made up for weaker consumer spending. Gross..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-28 15:41
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

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

SEC Stops Scheme Defrauding Athletes Dead in its Tracks


"The SEC has charged an investment adviser with secretly siphoning millions of dollars from accounts he managed for athletes."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 09:16
Taggar: dollar, investment

Deutsche Börse Creates DB1 Ventures to Invest in Fintech Companies


"DB1 Ventures emerges as Deutsche Borse's new venture capital fund for fintech investments."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-21 13:36
Taggar: investment

Integral Launches New Matching Engine, OCX RiskNet For Banks and Brokers


"OCX RiskNet caters to a variety of clients, ranging from banks and retail brokers, to investment managers."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-20 09:35
Taggar: bank, brokers, investment

Russell Investments? RFX Network Extends Capabilities to Charles River


"Russell Investments' RFX Network is now live on the Charles River Network Service, helping extend it FX footprint."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-17 10:49
Taggar: investment

FCA Charges Five Londoners With £2.75m Boiler Room Scam


"The alleged investment fraud tactic known as ?boiler room? has continued operating for over a year"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 21:03
Taggar: investment, oil

US Current Account Deficit Widens to 7 Year High


"The U.S. current account deficit widened to a more than seven-year high in the first quarter as goods exports fell and investment from abroad declined. The Commerce Department said on Thursday the cur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 15:37
Taggar: investment

Two Canadian HSBC Subsidiaries Settle With BCSC For $320K


"Two of HSBC's Canadian investment subsidiaries were found to have levied excess fees on their respective clients."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-15 14:51
Taggar: investment

Next Fed Action Could be a Rate Cut


"May’s poor U.S. employment report could trigger an interest rate cut, according to one contrarian investor?a move that would upend the Federal Reserve’s plans for policy normalization. ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-13 16:40
Taggar: employment, investment, rate, report

BAML Taps Veteran Dan Mead as its Head of Bond Syndicate Desk


"After a 22 year tenure with the lender, Dan Mead steps into the lead role on BAML's US Investment-Grade Bond Syndicate desk."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-10 12:22
Taggar: investment

Draghi Smashes Corporate Yields to 1% Before a Bond Is Bought


"Even before Mario Draghi starts his corporate-bond buying program on Wednesday, he?s pushed down borrowing costs in Europe toward unprecedented levels. The average yield on investment-grade company no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-07 12:32
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

Bill Gross: Get Ready for an ?Entirely Different? Market


"Bill Gross has some bad news for investors. In his June investment outlook released Thursday, the widely followed bond fund manager contended that bond and stock returns realized in the last 40 years..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-03 08:45
Taggar: investment

OTAS Partners with Wall Street Horizon to Deliver Decision Support Solution


"The new partnership means that institutional investment and trading clients will benefit from making more informed decisions. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-02 15:14
Taggar: investment, trading

SEC Charges Ponzi Scheme Operators for Luring Middle Class Investors


"The Ponzi scheme operators promised access to highly coveted investment opportunities typically reserved for the rich. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-01 09:20
Taggar: investment

Tullett Prebon Secures Alastair Sword as its Head of Alt Investments


"Alastair Sword joins Tullett Prebon's London unit as its Head of Alternative Investments."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-31 17:43
Taggar: investment

India Set to Retain Fastest Growing Economy Tag


"India probably gathered momentum to hold its ranking as the world’s fastest growing large economy in the quarter through March, giving Prime Minister Narendra Modi more to celebrate after comple..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-31 07:50
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

U.S Q1 Growth Revised Up


"U.S. economic growth slowed in the first quarter although not as sharply as initially thought, amid a surge in spending on home building and a steady increase in inventory investment by businesses. Gr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-27 15:23
Taggar: investment, rate, report

Bats? Chris Concannon Eyes Growth of ETFs, Weighs in on Equity Volumes


"Mr. Concannon is looking to ETFs are poised to become the new investment engine for Millennials"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-26 20:57
Taggar: investment

British Economy Grew 0.4% in Q1 Says ONS


"Britain?s economy grew at 0.4% in the first three months of the year, despite a slump in manufacturing and construction output that has dragged down GDP growth over the last year. Tumbling business in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-26 17:13
Taggar: economy, investment

UK Business Investment Fell Ahead of Brexit Referendum


"Business investment in Britain fell in early 2016, a sign that uncertainty caused by the country’s impending referendum on European Union membership is weighing on companies. Growth in the econo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-26 17:12
Taggar: economy, investment

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

UK Retail Sales Outlook Worsens Ahead of Brexit Referendum


"Britain?s retailers are braced for June to be the worst month in more than three years as uncertainty over the outcome of the EU referendum weighs on consumers? appetites for spending. Retail business..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 15:41
Taggar: economy, investment

German Economy Expands on Fastest Investment Growth in Two Years


"A surge in investment propelled German economic growth to its fastest pace in two years in the first quarter as mild winter weather encouraged construction. Building activity jumped 2.3 percent at the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 09:27
Taggar: consumption, investment

Sberbank Launches Electronic Trading Platform for Institutional Clients


"The Corporate and Investment Banking Business unit of Sberbank has announced that it is launching a new electronic trading platform to facilitate transactions for a number of clients. The company will..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-19 19:08
Taggar: bank, investment, rate, trading

Australian Manager with $77b in AuM Selects Catena for OTC Reporting Needs


"BT Investment Management selects reporting solution from Singapore-based Catena. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-18 12:58
Taggar: investment, report

Alpari Launches Asian Investment Fund, Encompassing Key EM Economies


"The Asian investment fund grants exposure to some of the fastest growing economies in the APAC region."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-18 10:56
Taggar: investment

USD/CAD Loonie Rises as Oil Gets End of Glut Call


"The Canadian dollar rose against the USD as oil prices surged after several oil disruptions have kept global production lower and Goldman Sachs has now called an end to crude oversupply. The investmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-16 18:26
Taggar: bank, dollar, gold, investment, oil

European Commission Promotes Alternative Finance for Startups Growth


"Breaking down the barriers that block cross-border investments in the EU and prevent businesses from accessing finance."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-16 13:33
Taggar: finance, investment

Weaker-than-Expected Chinese Data and a Rise in Oil Prices


"In April, Chinese M2 money grew 12.8% on year, down from 13.4% in March and a recent high of 14.1% in January.  The 12-month increase in industrial production and retail sales slowed to 6.0% and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-16 13:26
Taggar: industrial production, investment, retail sales

International Firms Overwhelmingly Say Brexit Would Be Bad ? Poll


"A majority of international businesses from seven countries including Germany and China believe a British exit from the European Union would be bad for them and lead to a cut in investment, according..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-13 13:38
Taggar: investment

Turkish Bank Subsidiary AK Investment Adds Trading Central to Client Offering


"AK Investment adds Trading Central to bring research tools to its clients."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-11 12:10
Taggar: investment, trading

5 Ways to Diversify your Portfolio


"Every investment opportunity should be carefully considered, and the importance of diversification cannot be overstated."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-11 10:08
Taggar: investment

IPC Systems Unveils FX Hub in Bid to Streamline Co-Location Services


"FX Hub was designed to enable streamlined capabilities for brokers, dealers, investment banks, and others."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 20:34
Taggar: bank, brokers, investment

Fed Evans Finds Wait and See by Central Bank Appropiate


"The U.S. economy’s fundamentals are solid and growth this year should pick up to around 2.5 percent, but the Federal Reserve’s current ‘wait and see’ approach to monetary polic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-09 15:59
Taggar: economy, inflation, investment

Investment Going Glocal: 6 Tips to Become a Competitive International Investor


"The founder and CEO of Titanium Investments shares his 6 tips for international success."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-05 12:09
Taggar: investment, share, shares

Janus?s Bill Gross: ?Helicopter Money? Is Coming in a Year or So


"The next big monetary and fiscal policy move should include an airdrop of “money from helicopters” to stimulate the U.S. economy and avoid an extended recession, says Bill Gross, a portfol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-05 09:05
Taggar: economy, investment

Brexit Fears Expected to Drive Down Demand for London Office Space


"Global investment in London office space remained strong at the start of the year, but is expected to dip in the run-up to the EU referendum next month. A total of £3.5bn was invested in the tradition..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-04 16:22
Taggar: investment

Ex-Morgan Stanley FX Trader Thomas Richards Lands at Systematica Investments


"After more than a decade in the FX space, Thomas Richards has landed at Systematica Investments as a quant analyst. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-03 14:50
Taggar: investment

DAO Crowdsale Already Raised Over $12 Million from Ethereum Investors


"The DAO is meant to serve as an investment fund for early stage Ethereum ventures."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-02 14:14
Taggar: investment

Insider Trading and the Dude Driving Istanbul Mad


"Our editors' picks for the weekend shed light on some darker or mysterious sides of trading and investment."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-29 16:01
Taggar: investment, trading

US Stocks Drop after Fed and BOJ Stand Pat


"U.S. stocks opened lower Thursday, following news that the U.S. economy sputtered in the first quarter to the lowest growth in two years, as businesses slashed investment by the steepest rate since th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-28 16:10
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, rate, share, shares

Recap: Chairman of $76b VC Speaks at Empire Startups NY Event


"Matt Harris oversees $76b worth of VC investments, here we recap his talk."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-27 21:01
Taggar: investment

U.S March Durable Goods Disappoint


"Orders for U.S. durable goods climbed less than forecast in March as demand for capital equipment remained weak, a sign that a diminished growth outlook is impeding investment. Bookings for items mean..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 14:57
Taggar: durable goods, investment

Great Plan, but Saudi Arabia Really Needs More: IMF


"Saudi Arabia’s plans to diversify its economy were welcomed by the International Monetary Fund’s Middle East chief on Tuesday but he told CNBC that Saudi also needed to focus on attracting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 11:41
Taggar: announcement, economy, investment

Oil Higher After IEA Expects Non-Opec Fall in Production


"Crude prices firmed on Thursday after the International Energy Agency (IEA) said non-OPEC production would fall this year by the most in a generation and help rebalance a market dogged by oversupply..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 16:22
Taggar: investment, market, oil

ASIC Issues Public Warning About Binary Options Broker uBinary


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has warned against uBinary for soliciting services without a licence. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 11:34
Taggar: investment

Low Oil Prices Don?t Cut into US Production by Much


"It’s called the law of supply and demand. When a commodity costs more to produce than the current market price, producers usually stop producing it. But when it comes to U.S. crude, a global cra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-19 10:19
Taggar: investment, market

FTSE Russell Launches FTSE4Good ASEAN 5 Index


"This demonstrates FTSE Russell?s support for ESG integration into investments at a global and regional level."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-12 22:01
Taggar: investment, rate

APAC Currency Corner-Risk Off Redux


"Risk-off redux Risk sentiment is back-peddling once again. Last night we saw declines in both EU and US equities, and investors are seeking shelter under the USD 10-Year Treasury umbrella which saw it..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-08 04:08
Taggar: currency, investment, market

Australia to World: We Remain Open for Business


"Australia’s regulation on foreign investment has sparked debate as to how open the world’s 12th largest economy really is, but the country’s trade minister told CNBC on Thursday that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-07 09:27
Taggar: economy, investment

Direct Online Trading from Bank Accounts Could be Around the Corner


"London headquartered Misys is partnering with Dorsum Investment Software to deliver a brokerage functionality to retail banks"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-06 15:34
Taggar: bank, investment

Fund Manager Says Brexit Could Slash 5% of UK GDP


"A British exit from the European Union will slash between 2 percent and 5 percent off the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), according to Michael Browne, a fund manager at the London-based..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-05 18:33
Taggar: investment

Gross Says Central Banks Running Out of Time


"Bond manager Bill Gross, who runs the Janus Global Unconstrained Bond Fund, said central banks are “running out of time” to reflate global economies as their aggressive policies including..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-30 15:54
Taggar: bank, investment, market, rate

FXPA Seeks FX Exemption From SEC Derivatives Rules


"The FXPA has submitted a letter to SEC on the use of derivatives by registered investment and business development companies."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-30 15:14
Taggar: investment

Fidelity Says a Strong USD Could Derail June Rate Hike


"he Federal Reserve could raise interest rates in June if the dollar doesn’t spike in expectation of such a move, Fidelity Investment’s Jurrien Timmer said Monday. Earlier on Monday, San Fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 15:20
Taggar: dollar, economy, investment, rate

UniCredit Allocates ?200m Investment For Fintech Groups


"UniCredit has launched a ?200m investment venture with Anthemis Group."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-24 15:47
Taggar: investment

eFXnews Launches Second Generation of its eFXplus Subscription


"A revamp of the tool monitoring sell side analytics of investment banks."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-17 23:52
Taggar: bank, investment

USD Drops After Dovish FOMC


"The release of the FOMC statement and economic projections put downward pressure on the U.S. dollar. The USD was weaker across the board versus majors. The statement by the U.S. Federal Reserve was in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 22:40
Taggar: dollar, inflation, investment, market, rate

Investment Crowdfunding: The Future or a Flop?


"Start-up have a high risk factor and an investor can expect that 80%+ of investments in these companies will totally fail. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 17:38
Taggar: investment

Playtech Changes Subsidiary Operating Chinese Markets.com


"The ASIC regulated subsidiary of Markets.com STA Global Investments takes over Chinese clients"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 17:37
Taggar: investment, market

How the Fed Could Be Wrong on Inflation


"Policymakers at the U.S. Federal Reserve are in danger of failing to see the real path of inflation rates and stoking market volatility in the process, according to new research by multinational inves..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 09:13
Taggar: bank, inflation, investment, market, rate

India Targets $40bn of Untapped Oil and Gas


"India aims to attract $25bn of investment in natural gas and crude oil in the next few years with the help of sweeping reforms to its exploration and production rules announced last week. Dharmendra P..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 09:06
Taggar: investment, oil

Tradency Develops AI Investment Algo Tool ? RoboX


"RoboX offers a simple yet powerful tool to manage investments based on trading algorithms without a need to learn a thing."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 08:01
Taggar: investment, trading

Report: US Fintech Venture Funding Rose More Than $7 Billion in 2015


"The latest ?Pulse of Fintech? report shows a significant increase in investment to venture backed fintech companies."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-10 11:20
Taggar: investment, report

Vantage FX Expands its Offer with New Commodities


"Supplementing the existing offering with four new instruments should allow Vantage?s customers to diversify their investment portfolio on a much larger scale."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-09 12:06
Taggar: investment

Biggest Forex Scam Pt. XI (Whileon Chay)


"The tactics employed by the perpetrators of investment frauds had undergone little change in the past century. However, there is no dearth of unsuspecting investors..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 20:16
Taggar: investment

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

Chilean Ponzi Scheme Worth $75 mln Allegedly Connected to a Forex Company


"AC Inversiones or AC Investments has been promising outrageous returns to 1500 people"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 18:04
Taggar: investment

Pimco Says Time to Buy Riskier Debt as U.S. to Avoid Recession


" Pacific Investment Management Co. says investors should move out of government securities and into corporate credit because the U.S...."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 05:11
Taggar: investment, rate

Thailand Takes Sales Pitch to Investors to Reverse Growth Slide


" Thailand is taking its investment pitch straight to foreign companies to help lure them to an economy facing the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 01:22
Taggar: economy, investment

This Is Where China?s Outflows Went


"China’s rush of capital outflows may not be a huge red flag, if you look at where the funds flowed. Sleuthing by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), which acts as a bank for central ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-07 14:16
Taggar: bank, investment

Forex Brokers Update ? March 6th, 2016


"There was just a small update to the listed brokers this week: LMFX now offers customer support via forums. IFC Markets added Skrill to deposit/withdrawal options. Lionstone Invest..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-06 10:44
Taggar: brokers, investment, market

Brazil Credit Ratings Cut To Junk


"Ratings company cuts Brazil’s grade by two steps to Ba2 Credit metrics have deteriorated `materially,’ Moody’s says Brazil?s sovereign rating was cut to junk by Moody?s Investors Ser..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 16:40
Taggar: investment, rate

UK Oil Industry Warns of Losses as Pumping Costs Around $52


"The future of Britain’s offshore oil industry hangs in the balance as losses mount and investment collapses. A new report by Oil & Gas UK predicts that 43% of British oil fields in the Nort..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-23 16:35
Taggar: investment, oil, report

Oil Industry Capital Expenditure is at a 30 Year Low


"The oil price crash has squeezed investment in the industry to the weakest levels in 30 years. Capital expenditure on global oil exploration and production is expected to fall 17% in 2016, following a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-22 17:12
Taggar: investment, oil

OECD Urges for Rapid Action as it Slashes Growth Forecasts


"The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is calling for urgent action by world leaders to tackle slowing growth. The call came as the think tank cut its global economic foreca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-18 18:35
Taggar: investment

Canada: International Transactions In Securities, Dec 2015


"Canadian investors acquired $17.4 billion of foreign securities in December, a second consecutive month of strong investment abroad. Meanwhile, foreign investors reduced their holdings of Canadian sec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-17 16:13
Taggar: economy, investment

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

Armco Chairman Says IPO Drive is Openness to Outside Investors


"The chairman of Saudi Arabia’s state oil giant said on Monday that plans for a possible initial public offering are not being driven by a need for cash amid a global slump in oil prices, but ins..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-26 17:08
Taggar: investment, oil

Iran?s Trade Mission Heads to Europe


"Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is in Europe as he tries to drum up trade and investment with European businesses after years of sanctions and economic and diplomatic isolation. In his first visit to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-26 16:55
Taggar: investment

South Korea?s Q4 GDP up 0.6 Percent, Slightly Below Expectations


"South Korea’s economic growth more than halved to 0.6 percent in the final quarter of 2015 as a decline in construction investment hobbled the ongoing recovery, central bank estimates showed on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-26 10:00
Taggar: bank, investment

Credit Suisse Says Brexit Would Destroy 2% of UK GDP


"A UK vote to leave the EU would trigger a snap recession, prompt a fall in share prices and house prices and knock as much as 2% off GDP, according to analysts at the investment bank Credit Suisse. Wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-25 19:24
Taggar: bank, investment, share

Russian GDP Shrinks 3.7% as Oil Slump Continues


"Consumer demand and capital investment in Russia declined in 2015, sending the economy into recession, official data showed Monday. As two of the economy’s key drivers fell, Russia’s gross..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-25 13:41
Taggar: economy, investment, oil, retail sales

Goldman: Beware EMs, China Will Drag Them Until 2020


"China’s enormous, complex economic transition will keep emerging markets under pressure for the next five years, Goldman Sachs has warned. In report setting out its forecasts on China, the bank..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-22 10:08
Taggar: bank, economy, gold, investment, market, report

Rio Tinto CEO Says TPP Will Boost Growth


"For companies and consumers in Australia, the U.S., and throughout the world, greater growth is crucial. Increasing economic opportunity, and meeting the G20 goal set last year of at least 2 percent e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-19 18:40
Taggar: investment

China Inaugurates AIIB


"Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday inaugurated the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, saying the Asian power will take more international responsibility with the birth of the new lender. R..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-18 18:21
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

Oil Crash Derails 68 Projects Worth $300B


"The crashing oil price is taking ever more casualties. Oil’s slump to 13-year lows has led to savage cutbacks in investments by energy companies. Industry consultancy Wood Mackenzie says 68 larg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-14 17:25
Taggar: investment, oil

Year?s Difficult Start Continuing


"Much of the damage emanates from China.  Turning back from the transition from investment- and export-led growth to consumption-led expansion in the world’s second largest economy is not a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-12 22:59
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment

British Petroleum Slashes 4K Jobs


"UK oil firm BP has announced it is cutting 4,000 jobs globally, 600 of which will be lost from its North Sea operations. It comes as profits continue to suffer as a result of a 70% collapse in oil pri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-12 17:05
Taggar: investment, oil, profit

Canadian PM Promotes China Trade Deal


"Prime Minister Justin Trudeau intends to play an activist role in promoting Canadian business and investment with a major trade mission to China and India and a keynote address to the World Economic F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-06 17:05
Taggar: investment, rate

Saudi Arabia Wants More Trade with Russia


"Middle Eastern powerhouse Saudi Arabia wants better ties, trade and investment with Russia, a country it sees as a “great power,” the Saudi minister of foreign affairs told CNBC. “Wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-06 16:44
Taggar: investment

BOJ To Use More of Its Influence to Guide Japanese Economy


"Japan’s central bank, which dominates the domestic bond market, has begun to call the shots in the equity market as well — to the point where asset managers are looking to design investmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-04 17:24
Taggar: bank, investment, market, point

Energy, Iron Ore, Precious Metals Suffered Losses in 2015 but Some Have Bottomed


"As a barometer of the global economy, the commodities market is painting a pretty dismal picture. Slowing growth in China and supply surpluses driven by investment during the commodities boom of the N..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-31 13:54
Taggar: economy, investment, market

BOJ Surprises Markets by Increasing ETF Purchases


"The Bank of Japan surprised markets Friday by announcing plans to increase purchases of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and lengthening the maturity of bonds it purchases to encourage investment in the e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-18 16:51
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, market

Goldman Sachs Expects Oil Prices to Fall Further as OPEC Stands Pat


"Goldman Sachs sees further weakness for oil due to the worsening of already weak fundamentals after OPEC held back from cutting production at its recent meeting. The investment bank is standing by its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-18 16:50
Taggar: bank, gold, investment, oil

Gold Below $1,000 Would Put Pressure on Miners


"Gold-mining companies will feel pain if the price of the metal should fall below $1,000 an ounce stay there, analysts and fund managers said. Production cuts are possible as a last resort, and there c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-16 18:52
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

Fitch Says Brexit Would be Credit Negative for the UK


"A vote to leave the EU would be moderately credit negative for the UK, raising risks to its medium-term growth and investment prospects, its external position, and the future of Scotland within it, Fi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-14 18:55
Taggar: investment, rate

EY Forecasts European Rebound in 2016


"Rising exports, investment and consumption: 2016 looks bright for the euro zone as a “more self-sustaining” recovery takes hold in the region, according to the latest forecasts from EY. &#..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-10 16:17
Taggar: consumption, investment

Japanese Government to Give Tax Breaks to Small Firms That Invest in Fixed Assets


"The government is set to create a system to cut the rate of the fixed property tax levied on small- and medium-sized companies’ production machinery if they make investments in factories and equ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-09 17:24
Taggar: investment, rate

Japan?s Core Machinery Orders Rise 10.7% in October


"Japan’s core private sector machinery orders expanded a seasonally adjusted 10.7 percent in October from the previous month for the second straight monthly increase, the government said Wednesda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-09 17:23
Taggar: investment

Chinese Bank Raises $1B Ahead of IPO


"Postal Savings Bank of China has raised $7bn (£4.6bn) from 10 domestic and foreign investors ahead of an initial public offering (IPO) next year. The state-owned bank has sold a 17% stake to investors..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-09 16:59
Taggar: bank, investment

US CEOs Cautious About Economy in Q3


"For the third consecutive quarter, U.S. CEOs expressed growing caution about the country’s economic prospects in the short term and more said they expected to curtail capital investments over th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-01 19:18
Taggar: investment

Iran Unveiled New Oil Contracts to Attract Foreign Investment


"Iran unveiled a new model of oil contracts Saturday aimed at attracting foreign investment once sanctions are lifted under a landmark nuclear deal reached earlier this year, and said U.S. companies wo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 18:54
Taggar: investment, oil, rate

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

Brazilian Economic Affairs Committee Leader Arrested on Corruption Charges


"Brazilian police have arrested the ruling party?s leader in the senate and the head of Latin America?s biggest independent investment bank as part of a corruption investigation. Banker André Esteves..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-26 17:53
Taggar: bank, investment, share

Australian Businesses Investment Dropped 9.2% in September


"Business investment by Australian companies slumped a record 9.2 percent in the September quarter, causing the Aussie dollar to drop 0.4 percent against the greenback. The Australian Bureau of Statist..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-26 17:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, investment

US Business Spending Rises in October


"A gauge of U.S. business investment plans surged in October, the latest suggestion that the worst of the drag from a strong dollar and deep spending cuts by energy firms was over. The Commerce Departm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-25 18:01
Taggar: dollar, goods orders, investment

Japan Backed ADB to Cooperate with China Backed AIIB


"The head of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) expressed enthusiasm to cooperate with the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), which is scheduled to be established by the end of this y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-16 18:53
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

Japan?s Abe Could Cut Corporate Tax Rate to 30% Early


"Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vowed Wednesday to further cut Japan’s corporate tax rate in the next fiscal year starting April, paving the way for slashing the rate to below 30 percent at an early d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-12 17:44
Taggar: investment, rate

Mixed Chinese Data on a Holiday-Dampened Wednesday


"The Armistice ending the First World War was reached 97 years ago today.  Markets in the U.S. (Veterans Day), France (Armistice Day) and Canada (Remembrance Day) are shut. China reported October..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-11 15:17
Taggar: industrial production, investment, market, report, retail sales

China Economic Activity Shows Downward Pressures Persist


"Growth in China’s factory output eased in October while that for retail sales edged up and investment inched lower, indicating persistent downward pressures on the economy that may require furth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-11 09:30
Taggar: economy, investment, retail sales

IEA Says Oil to Rise Gradually to $80 by 2020


"Oil is unlikely to return to $80 a barrel before the end of the decade, despite unprecedented declines in investment, as yearly demand growth struggles to top 1 million barrels per day, the Internatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-10 17:12
Taggar: investment, oil

IEA Warns Low Oil Prices Could Lead to Shortages


"Low oil prices could lead to global fuel shortages in the future, the International Energy Agency has warned. The IEA said Tuesday that while low prices are good for consumers, they could eventually &..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-10 16:54
Taggar: investment, oil

Goldman to Close BRIC Fund


"BRIC investing has officially fallen out of favour. Goldman Sachs (GS)’ asset management business has killed off its BRIC fund, concluding that it would not “experience significant asset g..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-09 16:55
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

Weak U.S. Business Spending Plans Point to Slower Economic Growth


"A gauge of U.S. business investment plans fell for a second straight month in September, the latest indication that economic growth braked sharply in the third quarter. The Commerce Department said on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-27 15:42
Taggar: goods orders, investment

AIIB Says Japan and US Participation not Needed


"The China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) could lend out U.S. $2 billion in its first year of operation, AIIB president-designate Jin Liqun said during an interview with the Mainich..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-23 16:56
Taggar: bank, finance, investment, point

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

BOJ Maintains Regional Assessments Despite China Slowdown


"The Bank of Japan on Monday maintained its assessment of all nine regional economies from July on the back of improving capital investment and employment conditions, despite the slump in Chinese and e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-19 17:01
Taggar: bank, employment, investment, rate

Canada?s International Transactions In Securities, August 2015


"Foreign investors added $3.1 billion of Canadian securities to their holdings in August, after a $10.1 billion divestment in July. At the same time, Canadian investment in foreign securities resumed w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-16 15:05
Taggar: investment

UN Says Wealthy Countries Must Increase Public Spending


"Rich countries must boost public spending and kickstart growth if the world is to avoid a damaging downturn as emerging economies slow, according to the UN?s trade and investment arm, Unctad. In its a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-07 17:32
Taggar: investment, report

TPP to Give Abenomics a Boost


"Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is likely breathing a huge sigh of relief following the conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations earlier this week. The sweeping free-trade pac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-07 17:19
Taggar: economy, investment

Japanese Investors Contrarian on Domestic Stocks But China Still Weighs


"“Individual Japanese have been contrarians and turned net buyers since June. In August, investment trusts saw their sixth consecutive month of net inflows. It maybe too early to call it a full-f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-07 17:05
Taggar: investment, rate

Indian FinMin Says Country Ready to Lead Emerging Growth


"With China entering a period of economic slowdown, the world needs more than one engine to support global growth and India is ready to fill that role, according to Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-05 03:55
Taggar: finance, investment

Hedge Funds Add New Warning to China Investment Products


"Fund managers are adding new warnings to China investment products in a bid to reduce their legal liability if regulators repeat the heavy-handed intervention in financial markets that rattled investo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-28 04:14
Taggar: financial, investment, market

US Durable Goods Fall in August


"Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods dropped in August with weakness in a key category that tracks business investment plans. The Commerce Department says that orders for durable goods fell..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-24 18:17
Taggar: durable goods, investment, manufacture

US Business Spending Falls in August


"A gauge of U.S. business investment plans fell slightly in August while the number of Americans filing new applications for jobless benefits barely rose last week, signs that global economic headwinds..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-24 18:09
Taggar: home sales, investment

Oil Prices Rebound as China Signals More Openness


"Crude-oil prices rebounded in early Asia trade Thursday, tracking the rally in most Asian stock markets after Chinese President Xi Jinping signaled more openness to foreign investments during his visi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-24 14:52
Taggar: investment, market, oil

Gross Tells Fed To Move Quicker


"Bond guru Bill Gross, who has long called for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates, urged the U.S. central bank on Wednesday to “get off zero and get off quick” as zero-bound levels..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-23 15:12
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, rate, report

Goldman Says China?s Domestic Bond Market a 1 Trillion Opportunity


"As China’s stock market collapses, Goldman Sachs sees a new investment opportunity in that country: the domestic bond market. “We expect more channels to be introduced, with significant po..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-23 03:05
Taggar: gold, investment, market

PIMCO Warns Fed About Raising Rates Too Fast


"Bond fund giant Pacific Investment Management Co said on Tuesday the pace of Federal Reserve interest-rate increases is likely to be even more gradual than the firm expected in March and that the U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-23 03:03
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

US Companies Borrowing Falls 18% in August


"U.S. companies’ borrowing for capital investment fell 7 percent in August, the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) said. Companies signed up for $6.9 billion in new loans, leases an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-23 03:01
Taggar: finance, investment, rate

UK Visit to China Guarantees £2B for Nuclear Plant


"Chancellor George Osborne has announced that the UK will guarantee a £2bn deal under which China will invest in the Hinkley Point nuclear power station. Mr Osborne, who is in China, said the deal woul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 21:00
Taggar: investment, point

Britain, China Eye Stock Connect, Nuclear and Rail Deals


"Britain and China agreed on Monday to a series of initiatives ranging from an expanded currency swap agreement, Chinese investment in British nuclear power, and a feasibility study for a scheme to con..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 13:36
Taggar: currency, investment, market

Plunging Oil Prices Put Question Mark over $1.5T of Projects


"Plunging oil prices have rendered more than a trillion dollars of future spending on energy projects uneconomic, according to a study that suggests that the impact on industry operators is worsening..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 12:44
Taggar: dollar, investment, oil, report

FOMC Statement September 17 2015


"Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in July suggests that economic activity is expanding at a moderate pace. Household spending and business fixed investment have been inc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-17 21:13
Taggar: investment, market, rate

PIMCO Says Fed Rate Hike Under 50% Chance This Week


"Pacific Investment Management Co, one of the world’s largest asset managers and advised by former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke, puts a “below 50 percent chance” the Fed will..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-15 04:12
Taggar: investment, rate

RBA Minutes Showed that China Fears Kept Rate on Hold


"From the minutes published today: Members noted that very low interest rates would continue to support growth in dwelling investment and household consumption. There were indications that the measures..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-15 03:47
Taggar: consumption, investment, rate

Chinese Investment and Factory Output Below Forecasts in August


"Growth in China’s investment and factory output in August has come in below forecasts, in a further indication that the world’s second-largest economy is losing steam. Factory output grew..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-14 02:53
Taggar: economy, investment

US Oil Output Set for Huge Drop


"The International Energy Agency (IEA) has predicted US oil output next year will see the steepest fall since 1992 thanks to low oil prices. US oil production has increased to a record high in recent y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-11 18:01
Taggar: investment, oil

China Led Asian Bank Invites US and Japan to Join Ranks


"The inaugural president of a Chinese-led Asian regional bank says the door remains open to the United States and Japan becoming members of the institution. Jin Liqun, president-designate of the Asian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-09 18:46
Taggar: bank, investment

U.K. North Sea Oil Industry Warns Investment May Fall 80% to ?17


"Investment in U.K. North Sea oil and gas projects could drop as much as 80 percent by 2017 as the collapse in oil prices forces the industry to cut back. Capital investment across the industry of 14.8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-09 13:12
Taggar: investment, oil, pound

BofA Cuts US Stock Index Target


"Bank of America Merrill Lynch reduced its year-end target for the S&P 500 on Tuesday, blaming the August stock market correction fueled by China’s troubles. In a note to clients, BofA equit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-08 20:39
Taggar: bank, investment, market, rate

Russian Oil Producers Threaten to Slow Production


"Russia’s deputy prime minister Arkady Dvorkovich said low prices have caused reduction in investment and could soon lead to decline in output. “It’s quite possible that if oil prices..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-02 06:04
Taggar: investment, oil

China Abandons Government Share Repurchases to Fight Market Instability


"China’s government has decided to abandon attempts to boost the stock market through large-scale share purchases, and will instead intensify efforts to find and punish those suspected of “..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-31 15:32
Taggar: investment, market, share

UK Tax Incentives Spur £3B North Sea Investment


"Danish energy group Maersk is to lead a £3 billion ($4.62 billion) project to develop the largest gasfield discovered in the U.K. North Sea for a decade, the first big investment to benefit from tax b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-31 15:13
Taggar: investment

Week Ahead in FX: China Indecision Could Delay Fed Rate Hike


"Only U.S. employment could Restore Fed to September Hike Timeline Chinese officials learnt a big lesson on the speed of market reactions this week. The Chinese government miscalculated the effect of n..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-28 22:28
Taggar: employment, investment, market

US Durable Goods Rose In July


"Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rose in July, and demand in a key category that tracks business investment plans jumped by the largest amount in 13 months. The Commerce De..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-26 15:04
Taggar: durable goods, investment, manufacture

UK?s CBI Upgrades GDP Growth in 2015 and 2016


"The UK is to enjoy “decent quarterly GDP growth” the CBI has predicted as it upgrades its forecasts for this year and next. The business lobby group now expects growth of 2.6% this year an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-24 15:58
Taggar: investment

Moody?s Cuts Brazil Rating to Near-Junk


"Moody’s Investors Service cut Brazil’s credit rating to near-junk status on Tuesday but said the country’s coveted investment grade status is safe for now, proving some relief to inv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-12 17:26
Taggar: investment

Australian Construction Financing Drop Could Signal End of Boom


"Cracks are appearing in Australia?s housing construction boom and there are fears it will peak in the next 12 months. Many have touted the property sector as the nation?s next big hope for the economy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-05 15:52
Taggar: economy, investment, retail sales

Worldwide Industry Slump Hurting Metals


"A worldwide slump in industry lies behind this year’s tumble in precious and base metal prices, a commodities expert has told CNBC. “What we have at the moment is a global industrial reces..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-05 02:56
Taggar: bank, investment

S&P Revises EU Outlook to ?negative?


"Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services revised on Monday its outlook for the European Union to “negative” from “stable.” The AA+/A-1+’ long- and short-term issuer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-04 05:30
Taggar: investment

Economist: U.S. Dollar May Have Run its Race


"The dollar’s appreciation has “peaked,” the U.S. economy is “doing nothing” and China will soon be vying with the country on the global stage, an economist has told CNBC..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-04 05:29
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy, investment, rate

China Stocks Having Far Reaching Impact


"The Chinese stock market recently saw its biggest selloff in eight years as the dramatic 8.5-percent fall in Shanghai “A” shares also rattled markets around the world. For the past few wee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-04 05:26
Taggar: investment, market, share, shares

Greek Businesses are Fleeing


"Greece’s business owners are desperately looking to move their companies abroad, as capital controls intensify the challenges in the country, expatriates and experts have told CNBC. Greek-born P..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-04 05:24
Taggar: investment, rate

US Capital Investment Rebounds in June


"A gauge of U.S. business investment plans rebounded solidly in June, suggesting the drag on manufacturing from capital spending cuts was starting to ebb. The slightly upbeat report bolsters the econom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-27 15:53
Taggar: investment, rate, report

Oil Prices Lower On Oversupply Concerns


"Oil prices were under pressure on Friday after U.S. crude entered a bear market in the previous trading session. U.S. prices are off more than 20% since their highs in June, meeting a common definitio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-24 16:39
Taggar: bear, investment, market, oil, trading

China?s Shoppers May Take 10 Years to Step Up


"Chinese policymakers are gung-ho to transition their economy away from investment and toward consumption, but that may not happen for another decade, new data shows. “Without a substantial inter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-23 15:04
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment, profit, rate, share

Gold Falls to 5 year Low After Selloff


"Gold fell more than 1 percent to a five-year low on Wednesday as a bounce in the dollar fueled downside momentum, with investors continuing to pull away from the metal after its dramatic slide earlier..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-22 16:12
Taggar: dollar, gold, investment, rate

FTSE Rises But Miners Hit By Gold Price Drop


"StanChart said the heads of its retail bank, investment bank, and commercial and private bank would report directly to chief executive Bill Winters. Shares in Fresnillo and Randgold suffered as the go..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-20 16:46
Taggar: bank, gold, investment, report, share, shares, trading

IMF Warns Over Greece Impact on Germany


"IMF staff warned that uncertainty about a new bailout for Greece may undermine confidence in Germany and delay a pickup in investment that was expected to drive the recovery of Europe?s biggest econom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-17 04:51
Taggar: economy, investment

Large Investors Look to Get Back into China Market


"The violent pullback in Chinese equities has nearly run its course, according to emerging markets investment guru Mark Mobius, who is on the lookout for value in the market. “I think we are prob..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-10 16:35
Taggar: investment, market, point

Greece?s ?Game Theory Meets Harsh Reality': Ross


"Greece’s government is not about to “commit economic suicide” over its reforms-for-rescue negotiations with its international creditors, distressed asset investor and billionaire Wil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-10 15:22
Taggar: investment

Mobius: The worst is over in China


"The violent pullback in Chinese equities has nearly run its course, according to emerging markets investment guru Mark Mobius, who is on the lookout for value in the market. “I think we are prob..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-10 03:48
Taggar: investment, market, point

Not the Result Markets Had Been Assuming


"In this age of uncertainty, the baseline scenarios adopted by investment houses on key assumptions invariably assume growth-promoting outcomes.  Marketing considerations are the driver behind thi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-08 17:32
Taggar: financial, foreign exchange, investment, market

Gold Drops to $1150 on Strong Dollar


"Gold fell to a near four-month low on Tuesday, while silver sank nearly 7 percent and platinum dropped to a 2009 low, as the dollar rallied ahead of an emergency euro zone summit on Greece with the co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-08 02:23
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial, gold, investment

China Nominates Ex-Deputy Finance Minister to Head AIIB


"China said Monday it has formally nominated Jin Liqun, a former deputy finance minister, as its candidate for the head of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. The Finance Ministry, which announce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-07 16:08
Taggar: bank, finance, investment

Exception of China, Asian Equities Hurt by Greece Vote


"Stock markets in China received a boost from a flurry of official policy moves over the weekend, while investors in other regional markets sought safer havens for their investments on Monday after Gre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-06 03:51
Taggar: investment, market

RBI?s Rajan Says Indian Economy is Picking Up


"Confident of economic recovery, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan today said capital investments are picking up but a stronger growth would require more reforms and clearing bottlenecks for stalled projects..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-02 15:49
Taggar: analysis, investment

Weak Yen Pushes Land Prices Up


"Behind a jump in metropolitan land prices reported by the National Tax Agency on July 1 is increased investment by foreigners, pushed by a weak yen. Whether the rise in land prices will continue, howe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-02 15:48
Taggar: investment, report

Fixed Income Losses Worst in Years


"Fixed income markets are nursing their worst losses in years, setting the tone for a poor performance that is expected to continue against a backdrop of a recovering U.S. economy and a pick-up in infl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-02 15:43
Taggar: bank, economy, inflation, investment, market

China Will Hold 30% Stake in AIIB


"China will hold a 30.34 percent stake in the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the Finance Ministry said on Monday, making Beijing the largest shareholder in a multilateral institution that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-29 16:48
Taggar: bank, finance, investment, share

China Led Investment Bank Hosts Signing Ceremony


"China has hosted the signing ceremony of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), a new international financial institution set to rival the World Bank and Asian Development Bank. Delegates fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-29 16:39
Taggar: bank, financial, investment, share

China Still Looking Good for Long Term


"With China’s stocks continuing to nose dive, now is not the time to trade in the market, but it is still a good long-term investment, financial expert and author John Mauldin said Monday. “..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-29 01:58
Taggar: financial, investment, market

Hedge Funds Remain Unconcerned with Greece


"The small group of hedge funds betting on a Greek recovery remain invested, still hoping that assets like government bonds and bank stocks will rally once a political solution is reached on the nation..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-25 06:52
Taggar: bank, financial, investment

Mobile Applications for Binary Options Trading: User?s Test


"The following post is a paid advertisement. The content was provided by the advertiser. High earnings cannot guarantee wealth. It is not enough to earn money ? one also n..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-24 23:44
Taggar: investment

Australia Will Join Chinese Investment Bank as Founding Member


"Australia has said it will join a China-led infrastructure bank as a founding member, contributing 930m Australian dollars ($718.5m; £455m) over five years. The move will make Australia the sixth bigg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-24 16:32
Taggar: bank, dollar, investment, share

U.S. Manufacturing and Housing Look More Positive


"A gauge of U.S. business investment spending plans rose in May, a tentative sign that the manufacturing sector was stabilizing after hitting a soft patch in recent months.  But the lingering effects o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-24 08:46
Taggar: dollar, investment, oil

U.S. Investment by Chinese Companies Surges


"Surging investment by Chinese companies in U.S. research labs is yielding a fast-growing trove of patents, part of a push to mine America for ideas to help China shift from being the world’s fac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-22 08:08
Taggar: investment

Opinion: Europe Can Benefit after Greece Drama


"Europe’s investment potential could explode once the Greek drama is over, according to one of Wall Street’s largest asset managers. “The underlying fundamentals in many places in Eur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-22 07:38
Taggar: gold, investment

US Current Account Widens in Q1


"The U.S. current account deficit widened in the first quarter to its highest level since 2012 likely due to the strong dollar’s drag on overseas profits and exports. The Commerce Department said..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-18 17:15
Taggar: dollar, investment, profit

New Zealand Joins China Led Investment Bank


"New Zealand has agreed to become a founding member of the Chinese-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and will invest NZ$125 million (US$87.2 million) in capital over five years, the government a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-15 16:23
Taggar: bank, investment

China to Extend Economic Diplomacy to EU Infrastructure Fund


"China will pledge a multi-billion dollar investment in Europe’s new infrastructure fund at a summit on June 29 in Brussels, according to a draft communique seen by Reuters – Beijing’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-15 05:38
Taggar: dollar, investment

Risk Abounds with Huge Growth in China?s Money Funds


"China’s asset management industry has had explosive growth in the last two years following the arrival of online money market funds, which have transformed the way millions of Chinese invest the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-15 03:50
Taggar: investment, market

Britain to start selling shares in RBS as Osborne swallows loss


"Britain will start selling its 32 billion-pound stake in Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS.L) in the coming months, Chancellor George Osborne said on Wednesday, giving up on his previous intention to only s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-11 08:28
Taggar: bank, investment, pound, profit, share, shares

China to Release Major Indicators This Week


"China will publish a raft of economic indicators for May, including trade balance on Monday, inflation on Tuesday, retail sales, industrial production, and fixed asset investment on Thursday. “A..."

Fed: U.S. Economy Growing at ?modest? to ?moderate? Pace


"U.S. economic activity expanded from early April to late May and growth was expected to continue at a “modest” to “moderate” pace against the backdrop of declining oil and gas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-04 05:32
Taggar: investment, oil, rate, report

Ben Bernanke: U.S. Congress Pushed China Towards AIIB


"Beijing was pushed into launching the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank by U.S. lawmakers’ refusal to give China greater clout in existing multilateral institutions, Ben Bernanke has said. &#..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-04 03:45
Taggar: bank, investment

Parade of the PMIs


"Around 25 purchasing manager surveys, almost all covering the manufacturing sector, have already been reported today.  German state CPI figures and an estimate of Japanese business investment last qua..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-01 14:40
Taggar: cpi, investment, report

Australian Companies Shun Investment


"Australian businesses plan to cut investment in the next 12 months by the most on record as the economy struggles to find new sources of growth after the end of a decade-long mining investment boom. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-28 07:26
Taggar: currency, economy, investment

US Capital Goods Orders Climb, a plus for Business Investment


"Orders for capital equipment rose in April for a second straight month, a sign U.S. business investment could pick up in the second half of the year. Bookings for non-military capital goods excluding..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-26 15:08
Taggar: investment, rate

Concerns with Possible Overheating


"Wall Street investors and the Federal Reserve are both dismissing the possibility of the U.S. economy “overheating,” Jim Paulsen said Thursday. “Overheating is not about growing fast..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-22 03:08
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Airbus Says Brexit Would Increase Risks


"European aerospace giant Airbus has weighed into a debate about Britain’s future in Europe, warning of job losses and “huge” economic risks if the country votes to leave the European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-21 16:55
Taggar: investment

US Jobless Claims Higher Last Week


"The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose slightly more than expected last week, but the underlying trend continued to suggest the labor market was tightening. The jobs..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-21 16:51
Taggar: economy, employment, investment, market

ECB To Revise Communication Strategy After Front Loading Comments


"The European Central Bank (ECB) has changed the way it publishes comments, just days after a speech by a key bank member gave away market-moving information to a select group of market participants. G..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-21 16:26
Taggar: bank, investment, market

China-backed AIIB to Meet in Singapore


"Founding members of the China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will hold a three-day meeting in Singapore this week to discuss operational policies for the establishment of the insti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-19 07:42
Taggar: bank, investment

RBNZ with More Scope to Cut Rates with Auckland Housing Curbs


"New Zealand?s central bank may have more scope to cut interest rates after the government joined the assault on soaring Auckland house prices, analysts said. Finance Minister Bill English yesterday an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-18 07:29
Taggar: bank, finance, investment, rate

RBA?s Lowe: We Retain Rate-Cut Scope


"Australia retains scope to lower interest rates further, the central bank?s second in command said, while warning against spurring a debt-fueled spending boom. ?There is a fairly fine line to tread? i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-18 07:19
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, rate

Rise of Japan Stocks Yields More Complex Investments


"Convention dictates investors become more uneasy as the structure of their investments gets more complex. In Japan, the opposite may now be the case. April sales of so-called uridashi bonds tied to tw..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-15 05:26
Taggar: investment

China Continues Slowdown Might Come in Below 7% Growth


"China’s money supply grew at its slowest pace on record and investment growth sank to its lowest in nearly 15 years as April data showed the world’s second-largest economy was still losing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-13 17:06
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Morgan Stanley: China Outlook Even Worse than Imagined


"The worst of the Chinese economic slowdown is likely still ahead because of the nation’s debt, according to a senior Morgan Stanley investment strategist. “China, to try and sustain its gr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-13 03:03
Taggar: financial, investment, market, rate

Japan First-quarter GDP Growth Seen Moderate


"Japan’s economy was expected to post a second straight quarter of moderate growth in January-March, led by a pickup in exports and business investment, a Reuters poll found, pointing if realized..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-11 05:35
Taggar: economy, investment, point, rate

RBA Trims Growth Forecasts


"Australia?s central bank trimmed its inflation and growth forecasts on Friday, yet highlighted green shoots in the economy and gave no clear indication that it would cut interest rates again anytime s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-08 06:03
Taggar: bank, economy, inflation, investment, rate, report

Australian Jobless Rate Rises to 6.2%


"Australian employers unexpectedly cut jobs in April as a mining investment boom unwinds and a resilient currency weakens the competitiveness of local industries.  The number of people employed fell by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-07 06:11
Taggar: currency, investment, rate

Gold Drops Below $1190 as Bond Yields Jump


"Gold remained under pressure on Thursday as higher bond yields dented the investment appeal of the metal, while uncertainty over the timing of a Federal Reserve rate hike also weighed. Spot gold was l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-07 05:34
Taggar: gold, investment, rate

RBA Cuts Rates to 2%


"Australia’s central bank cut interest rates for the second time this year on Tuesday, seeking to buttress the economy against sliding mining investment while heading off a harmful increase in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-05 07:41
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, economy, investment, point, rate

US GDP Disappoints Rises Questions Ahead of FOMC


"The U.S. economy slowed sharply at the start of the year as businesses slashed investment, exports tumbled and consumers showed signs of caution, marking a return to the uneven growth that has been a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-29 15:48
Taggar: economy, investment

US Economy Stalls in Q1


"The economy in the U.S. barely grew in the first quarter, buffeted by slumps in business investment and exports after oil prices plunged and the dollar surged. Gross domestic product, the volume of al..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-29 15:15
Taggar: dollar, economy, investment, oil, rate

Sluggish Growth Rebound Suspected on Weak U.S. Business Spending


"U.S. business investment spending plans fell for a seventh straight month in March, weighed down by a strong dollar and lower energy prices, suggesting the economy was struggling to rebound from a rec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-27 05:55
Taggar: dollar, economy, employment, investment, report, retail sales

U.S. Dollar Eases after More Weak U.S. Economic Data


"The dollar started the week on the defensive on Monday after more disappointing U.S. economic data reinforced expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve will not hike interest rates any time soon, while co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-27 03:58
Taggar: dollar, investment, point, rate

US Capital Goods Orders Fall Again


"Orders for business equipment unexpectedly fell in March for a seventh consecutive month, a sign business investment will remain sluggish. Bookings for non-military capital goods excluding aircraft, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-24 15:22
Taggar: durable goods, investment, rate

RBA Minutes Show Household Rate Response is Uncertain


"Australia?s central bank said households? response to easy monetary policy was ?unusually uncertain? and it saw an advantage in waiting for more economic data before deciding on further rate reduction..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-21 04:57
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

Russian Deputy PM Says New Financing Hard to Find


"Faced with the triple whammy of plunging oil prices, currency volatility and Western sanctions, there’s no dearth of challenges for Russia’s ailing economy, but Deputy Prime Minister Arkad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-20 16:15
Taggar: currency, economy, investment, oil

China to Invest $46B in Pakistan


"China’s President Xi Jinping is on a two-day visit to Pakistan, where he is expected to announce investment of $46bn (£30.7bn). The focus of spending is on building a China-Pakistan Economic Cor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-20 16:06
Taggar: investment

Skepticism on China Led AIIB


"The China-led Asian Investment Infrastructure Bank (AIIB) is a symbolic institution with no real significance for the global financial system, according to some economists. “We keep hearing that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-17 02:22
Taggar: bank, financial, investment

China FDI Remains Strong


"Foreign direct investment (FDI) in China rose 2.2 percent on the year in March, while outbound flows posted a milder rise, as foreign corporate investors remain undeterred by weakening domestic econom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-16 05:54
Taggar: investment, point, rate

UKOG Oil Field Near Gatwick Airport Untested


"UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC (UKOG) has said its estimation of potential oil near Gatwick airport was untested. The “clarification” came after its oil discovery in Horse Hill last wee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-15 16:04
Taggar: investment, oil

Goldman: Negative Yields in Europe is ?new normal?


"Yields on sovereign bonds in Europe have edged so close towards negative territory this year that U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs has called it the “new normal” in the region. Over 2 tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-15 05:27
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

China Says ?no? to Taiwan on AIIB


"The Beijing-led Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) may be more China-focused than initially thought, analysts say, after Taiwan’s bid to become a founding member was denied. On Monday, C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-15 05:19
Taggar: bank, investment, report

Asian Equities Near Seven Year Highs


"Asia?s benchmark stock gauge climbed, trading at an almost seven-year high, as industrial and healthcare shares led the advance. Central Japan Railway Co. gained 1.2 percent in Tokyo, boosting the ind..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-14 05:44
Taggar: investment, share, shares, trading

Japan Machinery Orders Fall, Keeping BOJ on Edge


"Japan’s core machinery orders fell for a second straight month in February in a sign that business investment remains soft, and analysts say the smaller-than-expected decline won’t necessa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-13 06:42
Taggar: investment

Polls Shows China Grew at 7% in Q1


"China’s economy probably cooled further to grow 7 percent in the first three months of the year, a Reuters poll showed, which would be the weakest pace in six years and raise pressure on policym..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-09 15:47
Taggar: economy, investment

IMF Calls Fund Managers Global Risk


"Fund management companies that invest billions of pounds of savers? money pose a threat to global financial stability and regulators should police them more closely, according to the International Mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-08 19:58
Taggar: financial, investment, pound

Japan and China to Discuss AIIB in June


"Japan and China plan to hold finance discussions in Beijing in June, which could include topics such as the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Tue..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-07 16:00
Taggar: bank, finance, investment

Money is Slowing Renewables? Advance in Asia


"Across Asia, governments are trying to boost renewables’ share of the energy mix, but often, there’s one big obstacle holding projects back: money. “There’s a huge surge in act..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-07 03:44
Taggar: finance, investment, share

China Lead Investment Bank Continues to Grow Membership


"Just a few months ago, Beijing’s plan to build a rival to the World Bank looked like something of a quixotic mission. With the initial deadline to join the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 16:24
Taggar: bank, investment

Japan?s Large Manufacturers Remain Unconvinced on Recovery


"Japan?s large manufacturers see business conditions weakening this quarter and the bulk of companies in the world?s third-largest economy plan to pare investment in the year ahead. The Bank of Japan?s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 05:48
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, manufacture

Japan Won?t Join China-led Bank


"Japanese leaders indicated on Tuesday that their nation would not become a founding member of a new Chinese-led Asian development bank but instead remain loyal to the United States, which has urged it..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 02:37
Taggar: bank, investment

Ben Bernanke Launches a Blog About Finance, Economics and.. Baseball


"After opinions of former U.S. Federal Reserve Chairs have been consistently valued by the investment community, after pioneering quantitative easing in the U.S., Ben Bernanke has decided to become the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 15:27
Taggar: finance, forex, investment

Japan Holds Out on Joining China-Led AIIB


"Japan held out on joining China?s planned development bank as ministers in Tokyo cast skepticism over its governance on the final day for nations to sign up as founding members. Japan remains cautious..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 06:18
Taggar: bank, investment

Japan Expected to Join AIIB


"Japan is likely to join the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank within a few months, according to the country’s ambassador to Beijing, a move that would see Tokyo break ranks with Washington an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 04:59
Taggar: bank, financial, investment

Kabbage Partners with Orchard Platform to Integrate Technology for Karrot


"Orchard Platform has announced that it has partnered with Kabbage to provide its investment and analytics technology for Kabbage's consumer lending offering, Karrot. Read more The post Kabbage Partne..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 19:58
Taggar: forex, investment, rate

Australia Signs Up for China Led Asian Investment Bank


"Australia announced on Sunday that it would join negotiations to establish a new a Chinese-led Asian regional bank that has emerged as a potential challenge to United States influence in a part of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 17:10
Taggar: bank, investment

Investment Banks Forecast European Capital Market Strength After QE


"Investment banks feeling the pinch from increased regulation since the financial crisis could reap an earnings reward from a boost in trading activity under the European Central Bank’s (ECB) tri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 16:56
Taggar: bank, financial, investment, market, trading

Denmark Applies to China Backed Investment Bank


"Denmark has applied to join the Beijing-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), China’s Ministry of Finance said on Sunday, becoming the latest European power to join the institution de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 16:42
Taggar: bank, finance, investment

UK, Switzerland and China Latest Applicants to China Investment Bank


"China’s Finance Ministry said on Saturday that the U.K. and Switzerland had been formally accepted as founding members of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), a day after Brazil acce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 16:36
Taggar: bank, finance, investment

Borse Dubai Benefits from Bull-Run in UK Equities as it Divests London Stock Exchange Stake


"Borse Dubai, an entity under the Investment Corporation of Dubai a sovereign wealth fund takes advantage of rising stock prices and shelves its holdings in the UK's main equities and bond exchange, LS..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-28 00:28
Taggar: bull, forex, investment

US Recovery in Danger if Productivity Doesn?t Pick Up


"Productivity must improve if the U.S. recovery and the six-year bull market is going to continue, Wells Capital Management’s Jim Paulsen said Friday. “Most post-war bull markets have been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 15:48
Taggar: bull, investment, market, rate

US GDP for Q4 Unrevised at 2.2%


"U.S. economic growth cooled in the fourth quarter as previously estimated, with businesses throttling back on inventory and equipment investment but robust consumer spending limiting the slowdown in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 15:36
Taggar: investment, rate

China To Pull Back Tax Breaks for Foreign Companies


"Chinese cities have been offering incentives such as lower land prices and tax breaks in recent years to attract foreign investment. It worked: $120 billion poured into China in 2014, and giant multin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 15:33
Taggar: investment

ASIC Issues Public Warning on FX Provider, Grandegoldens Pty Ltd


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has issued a warning to the public and investors in the retail FX industry on the actions of named Grandegoldens Pty Ltd, according to an AS..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 11:40
Taggar: forex, gold, investment

AUD/USD Expected to Weaken With Yen on Additional Easing


"Pacific Investment Management Co. is seeking to profit from declines in the Australian dollar and yen against the U.S. currency even after the Federal Reserve signaled it wasn?t in a hurry to raise bo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 06:55
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, investment, profit, rate

U.S. Stocks Close Lower Again


"U.S. stocks closed mildly lower on Thursday as equities failed to shake off the losses of the last three days and investors weighed geopolitical events ahead of earnings season. “I’m a lit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 02:44
Taggar: investment, market, point, rate

Accenture: $12.2 Billion in Investments Lands into Fintech Sector in 2014


"In a report from Accenture, investments into fintech firms tripled in 2014 to $12.2 billion from $4.05 billion in 2013 with Europe being the top growing market for investments last year. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 12:49
Taggar: forex, investment, market, report

Australia Ready to Join China-led Bank


"Australia is “well and truly” disposed to join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Wednesday, but wants to know how much power Bei..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 04:03
Taggar: bank, investment, report

U.S. Stocks Close Sharply Lower


"U.S. stocks plunged on Wednesday, closing more than 1 percent lower as investors weighed the impact of the strong dollar on the economy and the coming earnings season. “My guess is it’s do..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 01:23
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy, investment

Smart Money is Set Up for Fed Rate Hike


"With the financial community abuzz over a looming interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve, the smart money is betting big on the U.S. dollar instead of Treasurys. Instead of betting on the price of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 02:56
Taggar: dollar, financial, investment, rate

IMF to Cooperate with China Led Asian Investment Bank


"International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde has said the IMF would be “delighted” to co-operate with the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). The AIIB has more th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 16:30
Taggar: bank, investment, rate, visa

Australian Watchdog Chief Confirms Tightening of FX Regulations


"The Chairman of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), Greg Medcraft, said his jurisdiction is being "picked off" by online forex brokers looking to offer excessive leverage. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 12:24
Taggar: brokers, forex, investment, leverage

German Regulator BaFin Fines UK Unit of BlackRock ?3.25 mln


"The fine is related to BlackRock Investment Management UK's failure to timely report the percentage of voting rights holdings to the local financial regulator BaFin as required under German regulation..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 22:30
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, report

Japan and Australia Signal China Development Bank Interest


"Japan signaled cautious approval of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) on Friday and said for the first time that, if conditions were met, it could join the institution that the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 10:50
Taggar: bank, investment

Australia Signals Readiness to Join China-Led Infrastructure Bank


"Australia has signaled its readiness to join the new China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, despite strong objections from the U.S., with a final decision expected Monday.  Treasurer Joe Hock..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 04:41
Taggar: bank, investment

Gold Surges to Above $1170 after Fed


"Gold prices jumped on Wednesday, after the Federal Reserve dropped the word “patience” from its policy statement, stoking expectations for a mid-year rise in U.S. interest rates. As the gl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 06:58
Taggar: bank, gold, investment, market, rate

Fed Removes ?Patient?


"The Federal Reserve fired its first warning shot Wednesday that it is going to start hiking interest rates?sometime. As the global investment community focused its attention on the U.S. central bank..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 06:56
Taggar: bank, investment, market, rate

Fed Taking Eye Off Employment to Focus on Inflation


"The employment picture is in the rear-view mirror, and the Fed will now focus on inflation, BlackRock’s chief investment strategist for fixed income said Wednesday. The central bank’s Fede..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 15:42
Taggar: bank, employment, inflation, investment, market, rate

France and Germany Join UK in China Lead Asian Bank Membership


"France and Germany are to join the UK in becoming members of a Chinese-led Asian development bank. The finance ministries of both countries confirmed on Tuesday that they would be applying for members..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 21:20
Taggar: bank, finance, investment

CFH Group Expands Industry Investment Initiatives, Appoints Dipak Rastogi to Board


"CFH Group has announced the appoint of former Citi Venture Capital International CEO and private equity vetaran, Dipak Rastogi, as the firm launches an industry funding initiative. Read more The post..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 12:30
Taggar: forex, investment, point

Credit Agricole Deploys Post Trade FX Technology from DealHub


"Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank is deploying FX post trade technology from DealHub for their post trade workflow and compliance needs Read more The post Credit Agricole Deploys Post Trad..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 12:10
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, rate

TechFinancials Shares Now Trading on London Stock Exchange AIM as TECH


"Trading in the shares of binary options solutions provider TechFinancials has started on the London Stock Exchange Alternative Investment Market (LSE AIM) at 27 pence under the ticker symbol: TECH. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 12:00
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market, share, shares, trading

Japanese Stock Prices Still Considered Cheap Continue Posting Records


"Many major exporters — Toyota (TM), for example — had banner years in 2014, and even legacy electronics firms like Hitachi, Panasonic and Canon were able to hike profit forecasts. A strate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 15:51
Taggar: investment, profit, rate

UK Oil and Gas Companies to Add 8,000 Jobs


"UK oil and gas companies expect to create thousands of jobs over the next two years despite the dramatic slide in oil prices. A Bank of Scotland oil and gas report found that 39% of respondents said t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 15:49
Taggar: bank, investment, oil, report

US Concerned About UK Application into China Led World Bank


"The US has expressed concern over Britain’s effort to become a founding member of a Chinese-backed bank that could rival the likes of the World Bank. The UK is the first big Western economy to a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 15:47
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

ASIC Clarifies Requisites for Financial Service Providers, Outlines 2015 Risks


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) on behalf of Commissioner Greg Tanzer, gave a recent speech at Sydney?s Macquarie University, outlining possible risks for the industry in 2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 14:29
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

Tradologic Launches New ?Insurance Tool? for Binary Options Traders


"will now have the choice to buy insurance and get their investment back if the trade expires out of the money. Thus it promises, open trades management will become more flexible than ever before. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 16:57
Taggar: forex, investment

IMF Upgrades India?s Growth Forecast to 7.2% in 2015


"India’s economy is recovering and its ability to withstand external shocks has improved. Terming Indian economy a ‘bright spot’ on the global economic landscape, IMF on Wednesday rai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 16:24
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Exclusive: Techfinancials? Founders Discuss First Binary Options IPO


"The firm?s founders and Co-CEOs sat down with Forex Magnates to explain TechFinancials? position as its shares are getting listed on the London Stock Exchange?s Alternative Investments Market (AIM) on..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 14:38
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market, share, shares

EU US Trade Deal Should Not Allow Companies to Sue Governments


"A major free trade deal should not allow US companies to sue European nations when they pass environmental laws that hurt their profits, MPs said on Tuesday. The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Par..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 15:45
Taggar: investment, profit

Charles Schwab Launches Robo Advisory Services, Undercutting Existing Players


"Charles Schwab is shaking up the portfolio investment world with the launch of Schwab Intelligent Portfrolios, a robo advisory automatic investing service. The product competes with Wealthfront and ot..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 20:12
Taggar: forex, investment

Japanese Companies Cut At Home Investment


"Japanese companies cut investment in the nine months through December, even as cash on hand soars and profits are forecast to hit a record. Capital spending dropped 0.1 percent in October-December, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 15:31
Taggar: investment, profit

Canadian Dollar?s Volatility Elicits Margin Requirement Hike in Select Pairs


"Canadian self-regulatory organization, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), has updated a list of FX margin trading requirements for the CAD, following robust volatility..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 14:14
Taggar: announcement, dollar, forex, investment, margin, trading

Peter Williams to Leave Foreign Exchange Desk at Goldman Sachs


"According to sources close to the matter, Mr Williams has left Goldman Sachs to pursue other career opportunities after spending at the investment bank the last seven years as an executive director. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 21:28
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, gold, investment

State Street Corp Launches Initial Trifecta of GX Investment Labs


"State Street Corporation (STT) has launched GX Investment Labs, its newest initiative and suite of interactive applications, which can be utilized by clients to construct and facilitate their investme..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 22:53
Taggar: bank, forex, investment

Acuity Trading Raises Equity Valuing Company Close to ?1 mln


"The company delivering sentiment analysis to retail investors has partnered up with the Jensen EIS Fund, securing an investment for future development of marketing operations and additional products..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 19:33
Taggar: analysis, forex, investment, market, trading

Bank of England Warns About Carbon Bubble


"Insurance companies could suffer a ?huge hit? if their investments in fossil fuel companies are rendered worthless by action on climate change, the Bank of England warned on Tuesday. ?One live risk ri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 16:29
Taggar: bank, investment

Gross Expects Fed to Raise Rates in June


"Bill Gross says the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in June. David Rosenberg says it may not happen until next year.  Gross, the investor who moved to Janus Capital Group Inc. in September f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 07:02
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Japan Stocks Mixed as Yen Strengthens


"Japanese stocks swung between gains and losses as an advance by drugmakers and food producers countered a drop by steel companies and financial shares. Ono Pharmaceutical Co. jumped 10 percent to be t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 05:44
Taggar: financial, investment, share, shares

What Forex News Sources Do Your Prefer?


"Getting timely news about the currencies you are dealing with can be crucial in Forex trading. Even if you trade based on technical analysis, real world events may shake the most r..."

Corporate Spending in Japan Rises 2.8% in January


"Capital spending by Japanese firms rose 2.8 percent from a year earlier in the October-December period to 9.71 trillion yen (about $81 billion), the government said Monday, indicating companies’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 17:57
Taggar: finance, investment, profit

Indian Budget Keeps Stock Rally Alive


"While there were no “fireworks” in India’s highly-anticipated budget, investors approved of the government’s various pro-growth initiatives ? which ranged from boosting infrast..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 17:10
Taggar: finance, investment, market, rate

UK Serious Fraud Office Investigates ?Ethical? Investment Company for Fraud


"This past week the SFO carried out two search warrants in Hertfordshire. It is asking anyone who invested in either Global Forestry Investments or Global Forex Investments to complete a questionnaire..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 13:53
Taggar: forex, investment

UK Serious Fraud Office Investigates ?Ethical? Investment Company


"This past week the SFO carried out two search warrants in Hertfordshire. It is asking anyone who invested in either Global Forestry Investments or Global Forex Investments to complete a questionnaire..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 13:53
Taggar: forex, investment

China Official PMI up to 49.9 in February


"Activity in China’s factory sector contracted for a second straight month in February on unsteady exports and slowing investment, an official survey showed on Sunday, reinforcing bets that more..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 01:11
Taggar: economy, investment

MGT Capital Investments Enters Into Shareholder Agreement With Tera Group


"MGT Capital Investments, Inc. has formally entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Tera Group, Inc., the owner of regulated Swap Execution Facility (SEF), TeraExchange, LLC. Back in October, TeraEx..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 21:53
Taggar: forex, investment, share

KVB Kunlun Shares to Resume Trading following $100 Million Acquisition


"In a joint announcement made today by the Hong Kong broker and the Chinese Investment bank that bought 60% of its shares, CITIC Securities asked for resumption of trading in KVB shares with effect Fri..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 19:25
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex, investment, share, shares, trading

UK Business Investment Falls for 2nd Quarter in a Row


"Business investment in the UK has fallen for the second quarter in a row, recording the biggest fall since 2009. Spending by business fell by 1.4% in the fourth quarter from the previous three-month p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 16:59
Taggar: investment, oil

Busy Day of Data


"A surprise 2.2% decline in Australian private investment last quarter rekindled speculation about an interest rate cut by the RBA. British GDP grew 0.5% last quarter and 2.7% from the final quarter of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 15:18
Taggar: investment, rate

Asian Equities Slip from Five Month Highs


"Asian stocks slipped from a five-month high while Australian bond yields fell to a three-week low after the nation?s business investment slumped more than estimated. Oil held above $50 a barrel in New..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 04:59
Taggar: investment, oil

Backlash over Chinese Property Investment


"Australia plans to impose a new tax on foreign property buyers after Chinese investment in Australian real estate soared 60 percent last year, in the latest sign of a gathering international backlash..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 04:06
Taggar: investment, market, real estate

Cheap Oil Leads to India Investing in Rail


"India’s decrepit state-run train services stand to receive at least a 25 percent boost in investment to over $9 billion, funded solely by falling fuel costs, according to officials familiar with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 04:04
Taggar: investment

Nikkei?s Rally Not Driven by Fundamentals


"A huge shift towards Japan stocks by the public pension fund, coupled with measures from the BOJ has further underpinned the rally, but those gains have raised concerns among some analysts. In October..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 19:03
Taggar: investment

Asia Markets Mixed After Greek Deal and Yellen Testimony


"Foreign investors may have to pay large fees before buying Australian residential real estate or businesses, the government has announced. PM Tony Abbott said the government was proposing a range of c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 18:19
Taggar: investment, real estate

Australia to Add Foreign Ownership Fees to Curb Property Rise


"Foreign investors may have to pay large fees before buying Australian residential real estate or businesses, the government has announced. PM Tony Abbott said the government was proposing a range of c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 18:17
Taggar: investment, real estate

UK Financial Watchdog Issues $26 Mln Penalty To Aviva Investors for Regulatory Failings


"Aviva Investors was fined by the Financial Conduct Authority for systems and control failures. The investment management firm failed to manage conflicts of interests, resulting in Aviva paying $204 mi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 15:03
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

FCA Slaps Aviva Investors with $26 Mln Penalty


"Aviva Investors was fined by the Financial Conduct Authority for systems and control failures. The investment management firm failed to manage conflicts of interests, resulting in Aviva paying $204 mi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 15:03
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

Ex ICAP Led VC Fund Illuminate Financial Management Invests in CloudMargin


"Mark Beeston led Financial Management (IFM), a fintech focused venture capital firm formed last year has announced its first investment as it took a stake in CloudMargin. Read more The post Ex ICAP L..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 10:05
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, margin

State of Wisconsin Investment Board Taps Markit for Data Management Needs


"Financial information services provider, Markit (Nasdaq: MRKT), has announced the selection of its enterprise data management (EDM) platform by the State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB). Last mon..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 18:58
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, trading

Japan Investors Continue to Look South for Returns


"Japan’s perennially low yields will keep the country’s conservative bond investors lusting after Australia’s safe and stable bonds, analysts said. “Japanese investment into ove..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 02:35
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Tokyo Land Prices Expected to Rise


"Land prices in Japan have been falling since its asset bubble burst in the early 1990s, but optimism is taking hold among Tokyo’s real estate professions as prices look set to rise, say analysts..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 01:42
Taggar: investment, real estate

CySEC Cautions Investors about Talanto Capital Markets


"The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission issued a statement today informing investors that the company Talento Capital Markets (Cyprus) is not permitted to provide investment and ancillary servic..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 19:44
Taggar: forex, investment, market

FCA Investigating Competition in Wholesale Banking, Investment Sector


"The British regulator has determined it worthwhile following the publication of its review into competition in the sector and will also consider undertaking a market study into asset management and re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 15:02
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, market

Soros Fund Invested in Energy Last Quarter


"Soros Fund Management took new positions in the energy sector in the fourth quarter, including stakes in Devon Energy and Transocean, a regulatory filing showed Tuesday. The hedge fund firm, which man..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 16:18
Taggar: investment, share, shares

Societe Generale Prime Services Acquires Stake in GMEX Group


"Societe Generale becomes the second investment bank to acquire a minority holding in GMEX Group, as an investment in the exchange operator and technology provider was announced. Read more The post So..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 17:17
Taggar: bank, forex, investment

US Department of Justice Expands Probe Into Forex Deals ? Major Banks Involved


"We?ve seen numerous inquiries over the last couple of years by government departments looking into the world of forex trading, and this past weekend saw the United States Department of Justice open up..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 06:25
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trading, investment, trading

China Foreign Investment Grows Strongly in January


"Foreign direct investment (FDI) in China grew at its strongest pace in nearly four years in January, surging 29.4 percent from a year earlier to $13.9 billion as investors largely shunned the troubled..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 04:22
Taggar: indicators, investment

Negative Rates May Shake Up Financial System


"Falls in European interest rates into negative territory could profoundly affect the workings of the financial system and there is little chance of benchmark borrowing costs rising in the year ahead..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 02:07
Taggar: financial, investment, rate

Japan Records Growth Below Estimates But Escapes Recession


"Japan?s economy expanded less than economists estimated in the fourth quarter, underlining the difficulty in stoking growth while export gains are undermined by weak investment and consumption at home..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 05:45
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment

ASIC Implements Alterations to OTC Derivatives Reporting


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has amended the Derivative Transaction Rules and corresponding derivative transaction rules on the heels of industry consultation and accomp..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 10:51
Taggar: forex, investment, report

Japan Machinery Orders Rise at Fastest Pace in 6 Months


"Japan’s core machinery orders rose in December at the fastest pace in six months, and companies expect orders to increase in the current quarter in an positive sign that business investment will..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 17:35
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

Japan Core Machinery Orders Jump in December


"Japan’s core machinery orders rose in December at the fastest pace in six months, and companies expect orders to increase in the current quarter in an positive sign that business investment will..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 06:01
Taggar: economy, investment

CySEC Blows The Whistle for CIFs, While Waving a White Flag on Capital Requirements


"As the regulator reminded brokerages to check on their risk policies a new law has lowered capital requirements for Cyprus Investment Firms at a key time just before a number of brokerages got hit by..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 19:55
Taggar: forex, investment

China Tells G20 That Economy is Sustainable


"China’s economy is now more sustainable and domestic consumption is steadily rising, Chinese Central Bank Vice Governor Yi Gang told a G20 meeting of finance officials earlier this week. Yi̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 18:12
Taggar: bank, consumption, economy, finance, investment, market

PBOC: Chinese Economy More Sustainable Now


"China’s economy is now more sustainable and domestic consumption is steadily rising, Chinese Central Bank Vice Governor Yi Gang told a G20 meeting of finance officials earlier this week.  YiR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 05:24
Taggar: bank, consumption, economy, finance, investment, market

West TX Oil Back Below $50.50 after IEA Warnings


"Crude oil prices fell for the first time in four sessions on Tuesday after the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned that ample supplies will raise global inventories before investment cuts begin t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 02:20
Taggar: investment, oil

What?s next for Coffee?International Investors Reduce Investments in Hedge Funds ? AUM Drops by $29.1B


"Hedge funds ended 2014 on a low according to research carried out by BarclayHedge and TrimTabs Investment Research. Figures dropped on a month-over-month basis in December with AUM reducing by $29.1 b..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 01:48
Taggar: forex, investment

Life.SREDA VC Issues Top 10 Fintech Trends and Predictions for 2015 in Annual Report


"Headquarted in Moscow, Life.SREDA is a venture capital firm focused on mobile and online fintech startups with notable investments in Fidor Bank and Simple and has issued its 2014 sector report. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 18:00
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, report

CLSA Integrates IEX?s ATS Solutions Suite, Fortifying Trade Execution Capabilities


"CLSA Americas (CLSAA), a North American affiliate of Asia’s independent brokerage and investment group CLSA, has consolidated IEX?s Alternative Trading System (ATS) and Smart Order Router (SOR)..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 20:53
Taggar: forex, investment, rate, trading, trading system

US Department of Justice Widens FX Probe to Include Currency-Linked Products


"The DoJ will examine currency-linked investments sold by Barclays and UBS. The structured products under scrutiny are both based on carry trades and were sold to Swiss hedge funds and other sophistica..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 15:56
Taggar: currency, forex, investment

Mixed Outlook on Gold


"Good news for the U.S. economy, in the form of a solid jobs report, decked gold on Friday, leading some analysts to write the yellow metal off for the year. “It’s the nail in the coffin fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 01:10
Taggar: economy, gold, investment, report

U.S. Stocks Close Higher


"U.S. stocks closed up about 1 percent on Thursday,encouraged by stabilization in oil and shaking off concerns about Greece ahead of tomorrow’s all-important jobs report. “The bullish facto..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 02:41
Taggar: bull, investment, oil, rate, report

Banc De Binary Fined ?125,000 by Cyprus Watchdog for Soliciting American Clients


"Banc De Binary did not ensure the correctness, completeness and accuracy of notification submitted to CySEC regarding its intention to provide investment services in other countries, misleading the re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 19:48
Taggar: forex, investment

Grahame Chilton and His Capsicum Private Office Take Stake in Illuminate Financial Management


"Illuminate Financial Management has announced that Capsicum Private Office LLP, the family investment office of Grahame Chilton, is taking a stake in the firm as well as investing in their FinTech Opp..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 18:30
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

FXCM?s Major Shareholder, Blair William & Co Ups the Ante ? Increases Stake to 11.69%


"Leading hedge fund, Blair William & Co sends out a strong message in support of broker-dealer FXCM as it increases its majority holding as an institutional investors in the firm, its investment t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 05:05
Taggar: forex, investment, share, shares

Investment Cut Seen Curbing Oil Glut


"Oil surged for a fourth day, moving into a bull market on speculation that reduced investment will curb crude production.  Brent crude, the benchmark for more than half of the world?s oil, closed more..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 07:04
Taggar: bull, investment, market, oil

Ratings Downgrade Looms for Malaysia


"The inability of state investment fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) to repay its debts may trigger a downgrade in Malaysia’s sovereign ratings, dealing yet another blow to a country alrea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 05:03
Taggar: bank, investment, oil

Ontario Securities Commission Warns against Binary Investments Global Limited


"Out of the three domains operated by the firm, binarypays seems to be down already, but the site of optionmint still lists a Canadian phone number that might have drawn the ire of the local regulator..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 16:02
Taggar: forex, investment, rate

Capex Expected to Collapse 25% in 2015


"Business investment has played an integral role in hopes that a bustling U.S. economy would light the way for the rest of the world in 2015.  Tumbling gas prices, a newly resurgent U.S. dollar and a w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 05:15
Taggar: dollar, economy, investment, report

Breaking: KVB Kunlun Bought by Chinese Investment Bank CITIC Securities


"Shares of the company have been suspended pending the full announcement of the terms of the deal with CITIC, after rampant speculation over the past few months has already caused a major rally into th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 14:22
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex, investment, share, shares

Investment Technology Group Reports Fourth Quarter Net Income Growing 34% YoY


"Rising profitability in North America, Europe, Canada and to a lesser extent from Asia- Pacific have been driving ITG?s results higher as the firm reports $559.8 million revenues for the full 2014. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 19:29
Taggar: forex, investment, profit, report

Exclusive: TechFinancials Files 10-Day Notice for Imminent London IPO


"With yearly revenues of $10-20 mln, the binary options tech provider behind 24Option.com is ready to go public on the London Stock Exchange's Alternative Investments Market. TechFinancials has decline..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 18:26
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market

Bill Gross Forecasts 0.25 Rate Move by the Fed This Year


"Gross released his monthly investment outlook on Thursday and predicted that neither stocks nor bonds would be threatened by the eventual Fed tightening. The investment guru?formerly of Pimco, and now..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 18:15
Taggar: investment, rate

Commodities Corner: Part 1 ? Laying the Ground with the Basics


"In his series, Our new guest blogger Vladimir Petropoljac breaks down commodities he trades and passionate about, explaining how everyday life raw materials can boost your investment portfolio. Read m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 14:23
Taggar: forex, investment

Russia to Use 2.3 Trillion Roubles To Boost Economy


"Russia is spending 2.3tn roubles (£22bn) to shore up its economy as sanctions bite and after its debt was downgraded to junk. The government also intends to create a bad bank to house the most trouble..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 16:43
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

Obama Ends India Visit With $4 Billion Investment Promise


"U.S. President Barack Obama ended a landmark day in India on Monday with a pledge of $4 billion in investments and loans, seeking to release what he called the “untapped potential” of a bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 16:39
Taggar: investment, rate

S&P Cuts Russia?s Credit Rating to Junk


"Russia?s credit rating has been cut to junk ? or below investment grade ? by US ratings agency Standard and Poor?s for the first time in a decade. S&P gave Russia a rating of BB+, which puts it a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 16:16
Taggar: investment

Oil Recovers After OPEC Sec Gen Issues Positive Remarks


"Oil pared losses in New York and London after OPEC Secretary-General Abdalla El-Badri said insufficient investment could push prices to $200 a barrel. Futures fell 0.2 percent in New York, erasing an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 18:22
Taggar: investment, market, oil

Bitcoin Picks: KPMG on Bitcoin Disrupting Retail Banking as Coinbase Secures $75 mln


"Another week of Bitcoin stabilization brought a slew of news to the market, with a major M&A media deal, a $75 million investment into Coinbase, all of which was happening just before an interest..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 20:01
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, market, report

Germany Willing to Help if Governments Stick to Reform Plan


"A top German official has said the country supports Europe’s efforts to kick start the region’s economy — including a quantitative easing (QE) program — but that other countrie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 17:58
Taggar: economy, investment

Case is Mounting for RBA to Cut Rates Soon


"Australia?s central bank has kept its benchmark interest rate at a record low for 17 months — the longest period on hold in almost two decades — as the economy has gone from mining investm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 04:23
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, rate

Integral Development Joins Russell Investments to Fix the 4PM London Fix


"The new RFX Network is designed to help institutional investors, including asset managers, obtain currency exchange rates that seek to minimize tracking error with respect to the rates published by WM..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 12:13
Taggar: currency, forex, investment, rate

Asian Equities Open Mixed Before Raft of China Data


"Asian stock markets opened mixed early Tuesday, as investors awaited a raft of data from China for further trading cues.  The Asian economic giant is due to release retail sales, fixed asset investmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 02:52
Taggar: investment, market, retail sales, trading

Commodity Exporters Looking to Gain


"Conventional wisdom suggests commodity exporters will take price declines on the chin, but Morgan Stanley expects they’ll benefit most. It’s all about curing the Dutch Disease, Morgan Stan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 04:32
Taggar: investment

Looking Ahead in Asia


"Markets in Asia may brace for more volatility this week as the world’s second largest economy releases a string of monthly indicators, alongside keenly-anticipated central bank policy decisions..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 01:25
Taggar: bank, economy, indicators, investment, market, retail sales

CySEC Issues Call to Cyprus Investment Firms for Assessment of Client Funds


"The collective dust is still setting following the turmoil instigated by the SNB earlier this week, prompting the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) to urge an assessment of Cyprus Inve..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 15:37
Taggar: forex, investment, oil

Japan?s Direct Investment in China Drops 38.8%


"Japan’s direct investment in China in 2014 dropped 38.8 percent from the previous year to $4.33 billion, the Commerce Ministry said Thursday. The plunge, which compares with a decline of about 4..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 17:41
Taggar: investment

Singapore Investor Confidence Shaky


"Singapore’s retail investors sound increasingly gloomy over the country’s outlook as the island nation gears up to celebrate its 50th anniversary, according to a new survey. A bi-annual su..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 02:36
Taggar: investment, rate

Not Everyone is Optimistic About U.S. Outlook


"Jeffrey Gundlach, co-founder of $64 billion investment firm DoubleLine Capital, said the U.S. economy may grow at a slower rate than economists expect this year, as falling oil prices hurt investment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 05:31
Taggar: economy, investment, oil, rate

Volatility Picking Up in U.S. Stocks


"To Paul Zemsky, the challenge in the stock market is to keep your head while others are losing theirs.  ?As an investor, what I?m thinking right now is don?t panic,? said the 52-year-old head of multi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 05:27
Taggar: investment, market, rate

UK Inflation Falls to 0.5% in December


"Gentle inflation is a spur to spend – because if you’ve got the money and you’re not feeling gloomy, then you will spend today, because tomorrow prices might be a bit higher. It is a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 19:21
Taggar: inflation, investment

UK Low Inflation Could Turn into Deflation


"Gentle inflation is a spur to spend – because if you’ve got the money and you’re not feeling gloomy, then you will spend today, because tomorrow prices might be a bit higher. It is a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 19:20
Taggar: inflation, investment

West TX Oil Drops Below $46


"Oil dropped to the lowest level in more than 5 1/2 years after Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Societe Generale SA reduced their price forecasts. West Texas Intermediate decreased 4.7 percent to $46.07 a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 05:12
Taggar: gold, investment, oil

Earnings May Not Help India?s Case


"The investment outlook for Asia’s third-largest economy is buoyant, but the start of earnings season could prove to be the thorn in the market’s side, forecasts show. Companies listed on I..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 03:09
Taggar: economy, financial, investment, market

Perhaps Some Upside for Europe


"Despite ever-present political instability and security fears, coupled with uncertainty over how and when the European Central Bank (ECB) will act to boost economic growth, BNP Paribas Wealth Manageme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 02:57
Taggar: bank, investment, market, rate

Australian Home Loan Approvals Fall


"Home loan approvals in Australia unexpectedly fell in November as policymakers try to cool down an investment-led housing boom.  Total home loan approvals fell 0.7 per cent in November, versus predict..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 07:06
Taggar: investment

Australia Ripe for Yield Chasers


"Australia faces a double-whammy from record-low interest rates and commodity-price drops, but the selloff may have left its market surprisingly attractive to yield chasers. “The economy overall..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 04:34
Taggar: economy, investment, market, rate

Larry Summers Says US Economy Not Growing Fast Enough


"Former Clinton Treasury Secretary Larry Summers told CNBC Friday the U.S. economy is not growing fast enough. While American economic growth is getting better and leads the rest of the world, investme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 17:26
Taggar: economy, investment

Sources Say ECB Has 500 Billion EUR QE Program


"The European Central Bank (ECB) has discussed a 500-billion-euro ($593 billion) quantitative easing program, a source at the central bank told CNBC. No decision has been taken, but the program would i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 16:38
Taggar: bank, investment, market, rate, report

China Pledges $250 Billion Investment in Latin America


"Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged on Thursday $250 billion in investment in Latin America over the next 10 years as part of a drive to boost resource-hungry China’s influence in a region long..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 19:13
Taggar: investment

JPMorgan Adds Chinese RQFII License for Singapore Asset Management Unit


"JPMorgan announces approval of a Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor license for its Singapore-based asset management unit to allow additional investment opportunities in China. Read more The po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 15:35
Taggar: forex, investment

Saudi Arabia GDP Improves in 2014


"Saudi Arabia’s real GDP growth improved in 2014 as oil sector growth was higher than expected, while the non-oil sector continued its healthy expansion, a report said. November data showed a reb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 17:22
Taggar: investment, oil, report

Forex Brokers Update ? January 3rd, 2015


"The first update this year is without new companies. Instead, two companies have been delisted while several others have been updated: MFC Investment and MyTrade Markets are no longer active..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-03 19:18
Taggar: forex, investment, market

American Stocks Day Trading Firm Monex Fined $1.3 Million for Not Registering Mexican Personnel


"Unregistered employees conducted business on Monex's behalf in the US, including collecting client information needed to open accounts, making investment recommendations to clients and transmitting or..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 20:12
Taggar: day trading, forex, investment, trading

FX ?Investment Club? JL Trading Disappears along with £130?Million of Clients? Funds


"British police are investigating an alleged fraud over claims about $200 million went missing from an FX investment company as its manager, Joe Lewis, left his office abroad and can no longer be found..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-21 18:29
Taggar: forex, investment, trading

Breaking: ayondo Launches Social Trading Campaign with Major German TV Networks


"The company has signed a media partnership deal with SevenVentures, which is behind major German TV channels ProSieben and SAT.1 in order to widely popularize social trading investments in the country..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 14:42
Taggar: forex, investment, trading

Crowdfunding Slated to Face Regulatory Headwinds?


"Crowdfunding has helped propagate the inception of numerous startups ? however, the popularity of this type of investment has drawn the attention of EU regulators. Read more The post Crowdfunding Sla..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 20:21
Taggar: forex, investment

EU Leaders Stress on Deadline for U.S. Trade Agreement


"European Union governments are clinging to an end-2015 deadline for clinching a transatlantic trade pact even as those negotiating the deal warn that negotiations shouldn?t be rushed and have declined..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 07:15
Taggar: investment

Japan Stocks Expected to Shine in 2015


"After a ho-hum performance for most of 2014, analysts believe that Japan’s Nikkei 225 will see better days in the year ahead. “Japan has been an ‘ok’ investment based on local..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 01:56
Taggar: currency, investment

US Current Account Deficit Widens in Q3


"The U.S. current account deficit unexpectedly rose in the third quarter as an increase in exports was offset by a rewidening of the secondary income shortfall. The Commerce Department said on Wednesda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 20:02
Taggar: investment

Gold Drops Ahead of Fed?s FOMC


"Gold futures headed for the longest slump in five weeks on concern that the Federal Reserve is moving closer to raising U.S. interest rates, crimping demand for the precious metal as an alternative in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-15 20:53
Taggar: economy, gold, investment, rate

PBOC Economist: 2015 GDP Growth to Slow to 7.1%


"China is likely to see economic expansion next year decelerate to 7.1 percent as a slowdown in real estate investment continues. While growth may slow, the outlook for employment and inflation remains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-15 02:58
Taggar: bank, employment, inflation, investment, market, rate, real estate

PBOC: China Growth May Slow to 7.1% in 2015


"China’s economic growth could slow to 7.1 percent in 2015 from an expected 7.4 percent this year, held back by a sagging property sector, the central bank said in research report seen by Reuters..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-15 02:02
Taggar: bank, investment, report

Despite Lending Jump China Expected To Launch Further Stimulus


"China’s economy showed further signs of fatigue in November, with factory output growth slowing more than expected and growth in investment near a 13-year low, putting pressure on policymakers t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-12 17:25
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

ESMA Reviews How Regulators Enforce MiFID Rules on Misleading Information, Recommends Changes


"The European Securities and Markets Authority recommends forcing investment firms to submit all marketing material to national regulators, like CySEC, including material used for cross-border business..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-11 21:09
Taggar: forex, investment, market

UBS: U.S. Dollar to Gain in 2015


"UBS Group AG sees gains for the dollar in 2015 as growing divergence in global monetary policy boosts price swings in the $5.3 trillion-a-day currency market. ?We?re overweight in the U.S. dollar,? Ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-11 05:40
Taggar: currency, dollar, investment, market

Canadian Self Regulatory Organization Revises FX Margin Requirements


"The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada updated the margin requirement levels on the list of foreign exchange margin rates for Canadian and U.S. base currency FX trading accounts. Re..."

Exclusive: TechFinancials Plans to List on London AIM in First Binary Options Tech IPO


"With yearly revenues of $10-20 million, the Israeli based white label technology provider for binary options trading is set for an industry pioneering listing in the London Alternative Investments Mar..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 20:44
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market, trading

Japan Posts 4th Current Account Surplus


"Japan posted a current account surplus of 833.4 billion yen in October for the fourth straight month of black ink, as income from foreign investment soared to a record high for the month, outweighing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 17:33
Taggar: investment

Japan?s GDP Contraction Validates Second Tax Hike Delay


"Japan’s economy shrank more than initially reported in the third quarter on declines in business investment, data showed on Monday, surprising markets and backing premier Shinzo Abe’s rece..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 16:58
Taggar: economy, investment, market, report

Oil Continues Fall Morgan Stanley Sees Potential Drop to $43


"Brent crude oil fell more than $2 a barrel on Monday to a new five-year low on predictions that oversupply would keep building until next year after OPEC decided not to cut output. In a report dated D..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 16:46
Taggar: bank, investment, oil, report

Australian Watchdog?s Surveillance Forces Calibre Investments to Change the way it does Business


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission raised concerns over Calibre?s compliance, risk frameworks, advice to clients and supervision of representatives as part of its "crackdown on the F..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 11:19
Taggar: forex, investment

Japan?s Recession Deeper than Estimated


"Japan?s recession was deeper than initially estimated as company investment unexpectedly shrank, a blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he campaigns for re-election on his economic credentials. The ec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 04:30
Taggar: economy, investment, report

Europe Develops Hefty Investment Plan


"The European Union has drawn up a wish list of almost 2,000 projects worth 1.3 trillion euros ($1.59 trillion) for possible inclusion in an investment plan to revive growth and jobs without adding to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 01:40
Taggar: financial, investment

Looking Ahead in Asia


"With Chinese stocks in the spotlight following recent stellar gains, a data deluge from Beijing could move markets further this week. Trade, inflation, industrial output, retail sales figures and fixe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-07 01:09
Taggar: bank, inflation, investment, market, report, retail sales

Government?s Welcome as London Co-Investment Fund to use Crowdfunding and Syndicates


"With new investments targeted at technology firms, the government backed London Co-Investment Fund turns to crowdfunding and syndicate investing for allocation of its funds. Read more The post Govern..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 15:31
Taggar: forex, investment

USD/CAD Back Near 1.1350 after BOC Comments


"Canada?s dollar gained from almost a five-year low after the nation?s central bank said a long-awaited shift to an economy driven by exports and business investment may be under way. The currency rose..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 07:10
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, economy, investment, rate

Asian Economies may be Heading for Boring 2015


"After suffering through some extreme market swings over the past two years, some analysts believe Asia’s economies are headed for a relatively boring new year. “There is no great risk here..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 01:42
Taggar: investment, market

Goldman 3 Major Risks for Australia in 2015


"Australia’s economy will undergo a crucial stress test in 2015, faced with a triple whammy from the lagged impact of plunging commodity prices, sharp declines in mining investment and renewed fi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 18:35
Taggar: economy, gold, investment

Australia to Undergo Crucial Stress Test in 2015


"Australia’s economy will undergo a crucial stress test in 2015, faced with a triple whammy from the lagged impact of plunging commodity prices, sharp declines in mining investment and renewed fi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 09:04
Taggar: economy, gold, investment

Malaysia Faces Serious Headwinds as Oil Slumps


"While lower oil prices are set to give many of Asia’s economies a fillip, Malaysia could face serious headwinds due to its heavy reliance on state-owned oil company Petronas. “Malaysian bo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 05:32
Taggar: investment, oil, rate

Canadian Consumer Commission Gets Weary on Binary Options and Bitcoin Investments


"Canadian financial services watchdog in New Brunswick has issued a note to investors warning them about possible investment scams. Binary options and digital currencies were identified as emerging thr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 03:34
Taggar: currencies, financial, forex, investment

USD/MXN Rises Above 14 on Lower Oil Prices


"Mexico?s peso weakened past 14 per dollar for the first time in two years on speculation that falling oil prices will curb foreign investment as the country opens its energy industry to private drilli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 18:08
Taggar: currency, dollar, investment, oil

Nikkei Reignites Rally as BOJ Could Buy Stocks


"Japan’s Nikkei closed at a fresh seven-year high on Tuesday as investor sentiment was buoyed by talk of the Bank of Japan (BoJ) buying stocks. The benchmark Nikkei 225 closed up 0.4% at 17,663.2..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 17:31
Taggar: bank, investment, point

MAP S.Platis Procures First EU LPAIF License, Targeting New Investor Class


"Following the passage of Alternative Investment Funds into law in Cyprus, MAP S.Platis has earned its inaugural license for Limited Persons Alternative Investment Funds (LPAIF), targeting professional..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 14:46
Taggar: forex, investment

KCG Holdings Inc Finalizes the Sale of its FCM KCG Futures to Wedbush Securities


"After announcing that it is looking for strategic options for KCG Hotspot, the company announces today that its Futures Commission Merchant has been sold for an undisclosed sum to a private investment..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-01 18:08
Taggar: forex, investment, rate

Nikkei Hits 7 Year High as Yen Continues Slide


"Tokyo stocks rose Monday with the Nikkei index ending at a seven-year closing high, propelled by solid Japanese business investment data for the July-September quarter and the yen’s depreciation..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-01 17:18
Taggar: dollar, investment, point

Japan?s Manufacturers Increased Investment


"Japanese companies increased investment more than forecast in the third quarter, even as slumping consumption pushed the economy into a recession. Manufacturers led a 5.5 percent gain in capital spend..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-01 05:46
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment, manufacture, profit, rate

Sweden Expands Slightly Above Forecasts in Q3


"Sweden?s economy expanded more than estimated last quarter as unprecedented monetary easing helped underpin business investment even as household spending stalled. Gross domestic product grew 0.3 perc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-28 16:56
Taggar: economy, investment

Denmark Gets Investment Boost Leading to Growth in Q3


"Denmark?s economy unexpectedly grew last quarter after companies stepped up investments, offsetting a decline in household spending and exports. Gross domestic product expanded 0.5 percent from the pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-28 16:55
Taggar: economy, investment

China Could have up to $6.8 Trillion in Ineffective Investments


"“Ghost cities” lined with empty apartment blocks, abandoned highways and mothballed steel mills sprawl across China’s landscape ? the outcome of government stimulus measures and hype..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-28 16:48
Taggar: investment, rate, report

India Stock Market Set to Continue Rally


"India markets have made a stunning recovery from last year’s taper tantrum, with the Nifty index at record highs, and some analysts are calling the run up just the beginning. “India has hu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-28 16:43
Taggar: investment, market

Hello Markets Has Obtained a CIF License from CySEC


"With the regulatory landscape for binary options growing, Hello Markets is the latest company to have obtained Cyprus Investment Firm authorization with CySEC through its subsidiary 1 Financial Rod LT..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 20:15
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market

GBP/USD Rallies to 1.58 as Currency Traders Harden to Low-Rate Speculation


"For the past five weeks, selling the pound on the view that U.K. interest rates won?t budge has been a profitable trade. That?s now fizzling. The pound rose against the dollar for a third straight day..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 02:39
Taggar: dollar, investment, pound, profit, rate, report

Crowdnetic Partners with Digital Look to Create Aggregated UK Equity Crowdfunding Portal


"Creating an investment portal for UK based equity crowdfunding deals, Crowdnetic has partnered with with multi-asset trading and markets website Digital Portal for the launch of the new site. Read mor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 13:41
Taggar: forex, investment, market, trading

ACM Gold Becomes First African Forex Broker to Adopt the Tradable Platform


"Africa?s biggest broker is partnering with Tradable and joins the likes of Monex Group in Japan, GAIN Capital in America and IS Investment in Turkey as the first provider in their region to launch the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 11:54
Taggar: forex, gold, investment

RBA?s Lowe: AUD/USD Likely to Drop with Commodity Prices


"Australia?s dollar is likely to drop in line with commodity export prices, central bank Deputy Governor Philip Lowe said, as the currency hit a four-year low. ?If the exchange rate is to play its impo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 04:34
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, investment, rate

European Commission to Unveil ?300 Billion Fund To Boost Growth


"A three-year programme aimed at generating more than ?300bn (£237bn) for huge infrastructure projects across the European Union is to be launched by the EU executive with the aim of kickstarting growt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-25 17:26
Taggar: employment, investment

OECD Says UK Recovery on Track Up to 2016


"Britain?s economic recovery will continue into 2015 and 2016, driven by consumer spending and business investment, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. The Paris-ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-25 17:09
Taggar: investment

BOJ?s Kuroda: Businesses Should Stop Hoarding Cash


"Bank of Japan chief Haruhiko Kuroda urged business leaders to use profits more productively, saying hoarding cash will become costly as the central bank stamps out deflation. Companies could boost inv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-25 07:07
Taggar: bank, investment, profit

German Central Banker Says Pro-investment Reforms are Needed


"A member of the European Central Bank?s rate-setting council has said monetary policy cannot boost long-term growth and called for reforms by governments to make the weak economy more investment-frien..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-24 17:40
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, rate, share

Trading Guide: Pros and Cons of Trading Long-term Binary Options


"Long-term binary options may sound an oxymoron, which is why so few offer them. But with some space for analysis and curbing the emotional factor, they may diversify a portfolio just as any other inve..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-24 13:30
Taggar: analysis, forex, investment, trading

More Bad News for China?s Banks


"China?s banks, already saddled with mounting bad debt, face the risk of sagging profit growth after an interest-rate cut slashed their margins on loans. The twist: some investors are getting more opti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-24 04:58
Taggar: bank, investment, margin, profit, rate, share, shares

Global Business Confidence Slumps to Five Year Low


"Worldwide business confidence slumped to a five-year low, with company hiring and investment intentions at or near their weakest levels in the post-global financial crisis era, according to a new surv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-24 04:20
Taggar: financial, investment

Etoro to Embrace Funding from Russian and Chinese Investors


"Israel's energetic technology sector is expecting to make ways for new funding and investment from emerging market nations. Reports state that Etoro has lined up two-backers from China and Russia. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-22 00:15
Taggar: etoro, forex, investment, market, report

RBA?s Heath: Decline in Mining Investment a ?Significant? Drag


"The decline in mining investment will be a ?significant drag? on Australia?s economic growth, even as exports of coal and iron ore provide a boost, according to the central bank?s head of economic ana..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-21 03:52
Taggar: analysis, bank, investment

Floor Detected Under China?s Sinking Property Prices


"Even as China’s home prices suffered their biggest annual fall in nearly four years in October, there are early indications the worst might have passed as property sales, investment and construc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-20 02:03
Taggar: investment, market

Hopes a 300 Billion Euros Investment Package will Boost Growth


"The European Commission is implementing a 300 billion euro ($375 billion) investment package for Europe but structural reforms are still desperately needed, according to the man overseeing Europe̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-19 01:45
Taggar: investment, rate

Nikkei Widely Expected to Reach 20,000


"Japan’s Nikkei 225 share index is set to push through 20,000 points thanks to ultra-easy monetary policy rekindling confidence in the world’s third largest economy, a raft of equity expert..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-19 01:36
Taggar: economy, investment, market, point, rate, share

USDCAD Rises as Japanese Data Hits Energy Expectations


"Canadian dollar was lower Monday while the greenback gained strength in the wake of data showing Japan has fallen back into recession. The loonie was down 0.22 of a cent to 88.46 cents US as the world..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-17 17:53
Taggar: dollar, economy, investment, loonie

China to Double Iran Investments


"China is set to double its investment in Iranian infrastructure projects, Iran’s Mehr news agency reports. China has raised its quota for Iranian projects to $52bn (£33bn) from $25bn the report..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-17 17:04
Taggar: investment, oil, report

China Slowdown and OPEC Combine for Below $80 Oil


"Oil fell below $80 a barrel for the first time since 2010 on Thursday, as more evidence of a slowdown in China’s resource-hungry economy chimed with OPEC warning of a substantial drop in demand..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-13 16:44
Taggar: economy, investment, oil

China?s Real Estate Investment Slows But Sales Start Recovering


"Growth in China real estate investment slowed further in the first 10 months of 2014, but property sales showed some signs of improvement, indicating Beijing’s efforts to boost the ailing sector..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-13 16:43
Taggar: investment, real estate

Social Media Sellers Get Busted as SEC Charges for FX & Investment Fraud


"US regulator has charged two Indian-based fraudsters & their firm for their involvement in a high-yield investment scheme that offered guaranteed returns. The firm was caught-out for its mis-sell..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-13 00:39
Taggar: forex, investment

IEA Says Lower Oil Prices Will Cut US Shale Growth


"Falling oil prices may cut investment in U.S. shale oil by 10 percent next year, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Wednesday, slowing growth in a sector that has turned the U.S. into a maj..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-12 17:47
Taggar: investment, market, oil

US Firms Scale Back Chinese Investments As Growth Slows


"U.S. companies, which have led Western investment in China over the last 35 years, are scaling back their expectations and business plans in the face of slowing growth, heightened competition and incr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-12 17:02
Taggar: investment

Japan?s Current Account Balance Surplus Rises


"Japan’s current account balance remained in the black for a third straight month in September. The unadjusted current account surplus rose to 963 billion yen from a surplus of 287.1 billion yen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-11 17:39
Taggar: investment

BOE Unveils New Rules for ?Too Big To Fail? Banks


"The Russian central bank said on Monday it had abandoned the rouble’s trading corridor, allowing the currency to float freely. The rouble has slumped nearly 30 percent against the dollar this ye..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-10 17:08
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, investment, oil, trading

Russian Central Bank Will Float Rubble Next Year


"The Russian central bank said on Monday it had abandoned the rouble’s trading corridor, allowing the currency to float freely. The rouble has slumped nearly 30 percent against the dollar this ye..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-10 17:05
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, investment, oil, trading

Hong Kong ? Shanghai Stock Markets to Connect


"David Cameron has rejected claims an EU referendum will damage the UK economy, criticising those who argue the UK should stay in the EU “come what may”. The prime minister told business le..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-10 16:57
Taggar: economy, investment

David Cameron Says EU Referendum Will Hurt UK Economy


"David Cameron has rejected claims an EU referendum will damage the UK economy, criticising those who argue the UK should stay in the EU “come what may”. The prime minister told business le..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-10 16:55
Taggar: economy, investment

TradeSmarter Announces New Trading Tool for Hedging


"TradeSmarter make good on its promise to help traders use binary options as an investment. The binary options platform provider releases a hedging tool that shortens the gap between forex and binary o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-07 19:23
Taggar: forex, hedging, investment, trading

Former IMF Head Dominique Strauss Kahn?s Investment Company Declares Bankruptcy


"After Strauss-Kahn?s partner Thierry Leyne passed in an apparent suicide in Tel-Aviv last month the investment company where the formed Head of the IMF holds a 20% stake has filed for bankruptcy. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-06 03:10
Taggar: bank, forex, investment

U.S. Dollar Puts Dent in Precious Metals


"Gold and silver have been crushed this week, burned by the rising dollar and the outflow of money looking for a home in stocks and other investments. Some analysts said the metals look like they shoul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-06 02:43
Taggar: dollar, gold, investment

Gold Below $1145 on Surging U.S. Dollar


"Gold settled below $1,150 per ounce on Wednesday, opening the way for a fall to $1,000 as a surging dollar and stronger share prices weaken the investment case for non-yielding bullion. Gold futures f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-06 02:20
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment, share

Gold Drops Below $1,150 on Strong USD


"Gold sunk below $1,150 per ounce on Wednesday to its lowest since mid-2010, opening the way for a fall to $1,000 as a surging dollar and stronger share prices weaken the investment case for non-yieldi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 17:23
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment, share

EU: Europe Economy ?not improving fast enough?


"The prospects for economic growth in the euro zone is looking increasingly bleak after the European Union’s executive arm slashed its forecast, citing the need for “credible” fiscal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 02:44
Taggar: employment, investment

U.S. to Benefit from Japanese GPIF Actions


"U.S. assets will be the biggest benefactor of the Japanese Government Investment Pension Fund’s (GPIF) decision to more than double its target allocation of foreign stocks to 25 percent, analyst..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 02:33
Taggar: bank, investment

Japan?s Pension Fund to Buy More Stocks and Foreign Bonds


"Japan’s giant public pension fund said Friday that it will increase the proportion of domestic stocks and foreign bonds in its investment portfolio to 25 percent and 15 percent, respectively, wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-03 17:54
Taggar: bank, investment

Binary Options Broker Anyoption Plans a London Stock Exchange AIM IPO at £150 Million Valuation


"The broker has already hired the services of a British investment group, Shore Capital which specializes in access to the London capital markets. Anyoption plans the stock listing for February 2015. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-03 11:58
Taggar: forex, investment, market

Bitcoin Picks: Record Breaking Investments and the Re-Emergence of Bitcoin Binaries


"The world of virtual currency trading benefited from a number of strategic events that put a positive light on the sector. IG bought back Bitcoin binary trading and investors poured millions in crypto..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-01 21:13
Taggar: currency, currency trading, forex, investment, rate, trading

USD/JPY Near 109.40 on Report GPIF to Boost Foreign Securities


"The yen traded near a six-year low against the dollar after a media report spurred speculation the world?s biggest pool of retirement savings will increase its holdings of securities outside Japan. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 05:57
Taggar: dollar, investment, report

Asian Equities Higher as U.S. Growth Improves


"Asian stocks rose after the U.S. economy grew faster than forecast and amid a report that Japan?s $1.2 trillion Government Pension Investment Fund will increase holdings of equities. The MSCI Asia Pac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 02:44
Taggar: economy, investment, market, report

Japan Index Futures Rise


"Japanese index futures climbed amid speculation the nation?s pension fund will announce plans to boost equity investments today, while the yen held losses before a review of central-bank policy. Crude..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 02:17
Taggar: bank, investment, oil

U.S. Dollar Hits 3-Week High after GDP


"The dollar touched a three-week high against its major counterparts as the U.S. economy expanded more than forecast in the third quarter to confirm the Federal Reserve?s decision yesterday to end its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 02:14
Taggar: dollar, economy, investment, report

ECB Appoints Four Executing Asset Managers for the ABS Purchase Program


"The European Central Bank appointed Amundi and Amundi Intermédiation, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management International, ING Investment Management and State Street Global Advisors to conduct the A..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-30 19:41
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, point

Gold Drops Below $1,200 after FOMC


"Gold fell below $1,200 an ounce as a government report showed that the U.S. economy expanded more than forecast, damping demand for the metal as an alternative investment. Silver tumbled to a 55-month..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-30 17:20
Taggar: economy, gold, investment, rate, report

The ?Front Page of the Internet? Reddit Adopts Crowdfunding after $50 Million Investment


"Compared to the established crowdfunding sites, redditmade takes an active approch and offers to walk the users through every step of the creation process, connect them to its network of "quality sour..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-30 15:53
Taggar: forex, investment

As the Forex Manipulation Resolution Approaches, Barclays Sets aside £500 Million for Fines


"Barclays Chief Executive Officer Antony Jenkins has also said he is trying to improve profitability and stop any possible wrongdoing by cutting the size of the investment bank and closing underperform..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-30 14:22
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, profit

Emerging Market Investor Says IMF Forecast Just One Forecast


"Veteran emerging markets investor Mark Mobius has said the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) recent downgrade of the world’s global growth is just “one forecast”, but admitte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-29 19:13
Taggar: investment, market

The Price Isn?t Right! ?Dead? Banker Sentenced to 70 Years in Jail for $72 Million Fraud


"Aubrey Lee Price, a former preacher and investment adviser who faked his own death, pleaded guilty to defrauding his clients and his bank and was sentenced to 70 years in prison Tuesday by a U.S feder..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-29 15:43
Taggar: bank, forex, investment

Goldman Cuts Oil 2015 Forecast to $75


"Goldman Sachs has slashed its 2015 oil price forecasts, making it the most bearish among major financial institutions, following a near 25 percent fall in crude prices over the past five months. The U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 16:26
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, gold, investment, oil

Goldman Sachs Slashes 2015 Oil Price Forecasts


"Goldman Sachs has slashed its 2015 oil price forecasts, making it the most bearish among major financial institutions, following a near 25 percent fall in crude prices over the past five months. The U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 09:53
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, gold, investment, oil

China Equities Lower after Foreign Investment Link Delayed


"Stocks in China fell Monday after a trading program letting more foreign investment into mainland China was delayed.  Hong Kong?s Hang Seng Index led Asian bourses lower with a loss of 1.2% in early t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 04:51
Taggar: investment, trading

Bitcoin Picks: Another Tough Week for Bitcoin Owners, But Venture Capital Keeps Pouring In


"The world of cryptocurrencies faced another challenging week as prices of Bitcoin shed about 10% throughout the past couple of days. This however didn’t stop the red hot market for venture inves..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-25 21:59
Taggar: currencies, forex, investment, market

Bank of Russia to Exempt Forex Accounts from Tax Rebates on Investments


"The Russian Central Bank plans to exempt funds in accounts trading on the foreign exchange market from tax rebates introduced with investment accounts that Russians will be able to open from the begin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-24 18:46
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, investment, market, trading

Gold Rises As USD Falls Ahead of FOMC Next Week


"Gold rose from the lowest in a week as the dollar declined, boosting demand for the precious metal as an alternative investment. The dollar dropped for the first time in four days against a basket of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-24 17:52
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment

China Launches World Bank Rival


"Australia, Indonesia and South Korea skipped the launch of a China-backed Asian infrastructure bank on Friday as the United States said it had concerns about the new rival to Western-dominated multila..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-24 17:44
Taggar: bank, investment

Data to Digest


"Data released earlier today include Chinese GDP, retail sales, industrial production and business investment, revised Euroland deficit- and debt-GDP ratios, and Japan’s all-industry index. ..."

Relationships Matter ? ICAP Invests Further in ENSO LP


"ICAP has announced its second round of investment in ENSO LP. A provider of analytics for hedge funds and asset managers, ENSO helps customers discover insights about their counterparty transactions..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 21:28
Taggar: forex, investment

German FinMin Says Country Needs More Investment But Without Debt


"Germany must increase its investment to improve competitiveness – but not at the expense of higher debt, finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has said. His comments, in a newspaper interview on S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 15:54
Taggar: economy, finance, financial, investment, market

Moody?s Downgrades Russia Two Notches Above Junk


"Moody’s downgraded the country’s debt by one notch Friday, citing the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, capital flight and falling oil prices. The debt rating is now Baa2, just two notches abov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 15:45
Taggar: investment, oil

U.S. Dollar Higher after Upbeat Data


"The dollar gained on Monday after upbeat data restored some calm to the financial markets, prompting equities to rally back from deep losses and triggering a rise in Treasury yields. The greenback got..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 07:50
Taggar: dollar, financial, investment, market, report

USD/JPY Above 107 on Rumours about Government Pension Investment Fund


"The yen fell against all its 16 major peers after a report detailing changes to Japan?s $1.2 trillion retirement fund boosted speculation the reallocation flows are near at hand, damping demand for th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 04:48
Taggar: currency, investment, report

Looking Ahead in Asia


"A raft of economic data from China is likely to be on investors’ radar this week as markets try to assess the strength of global economic growth, following the heavy equity selloff last week. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-19 01:14
Taggar: investment, market

USD/CAD at 1.1250 as Oil Slides


"The Canadian dollar touched its lowest in more than five years as prices for crude oil dropped to levels that may endanger development of the nation?s largest export, and curb business investment. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-16 05:22
Taggar: currency, dollar, investment, oil

Wealthy Chinese are in Demand


"Australia and Japan have recently taken steps to lure wealthy Chinese, in an effort to encourage investment and strengthen ties with the world’s number two economy. The Australian government has..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-16 02:39
Taggar: economy, investment

Bank of Korea Cuts Seven-Day Repo Rate


"Citing sluggish capital investment, subdued business confidence, a later likely end to the current output gap, and thus weaker inflationary pressure than foreseen previously, the Bank of Korea release..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-15 16:53
Taggar: bank, inflation, investment, rate

USD/CAD Near 1.135 as Crude Oil Tumbles


"Canada?s dollar weakened to the lowest level since July 2009 on concern tumbling oil prices may endanger development of the nation?s largest export and the business investment needed to drive economic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-15 04:38
Taggar: currency, dollar, investment, oil

Plus500 Granted CySEC License to Provide Financial Services in Cyprus


"Following an exclusive report on the broker opening office on Cyprus in August, Plus500 has been officially approved by the CySEC watchdog as an investment firm. Read more The post Plus500 Granted CyS..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-14 15:22
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, report

Kiwi Investors Tend to Underestimate Risk But Are Broadly Risk Averse


"A recent FMA survey suggest Kiwi investors are well versed when it comes to simple investments, but when it comes to complex financial instruments, knowledge and understanding are often lacking. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-14 12:58
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, kiwi

Gold Steady at $1235 after U.S. Dollar Falls


"Gold settled higher on Monday as the dollar fell on uncertainty about global economic growth, while the prospect of more economic stimulus from China also increased bullion’s investment appeal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-14 02:46
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment

Worldwide Investment Fund Reliance Prompts Regulatory Focus


"With wounds of the previous global financial crisis still lingering, asset managers and regulators are focusing on the mounting reliance of investment funds worldwide, which is estimated at 90% of the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-13 12:39
Taggar: economy, financial, forex, investment

Looking Ahead in Asia


"Soft data from the world’s second-largest economy could exacerbate global growth woes and weigh on markets this week.  Chinese foreign trade, foreign direct investment (FDI), consumer prices and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-12 01:06
Taggar: economy, investment, market

CME Group Ventures into Big Data, Makes a Strategic Investment in Powerlytics


"Powerlytics is collecting and analyzing big data from public sources and reconstructs the findings into financial statements, using only U.S. government sources reports from households and businesses..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-10 18:01
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, rate, report

RBA Closely Monitoring Property Lending


"Australia’s regulators are keeping a close eye on bank lending for investment properties as risks are building in the sector, a top central bank official said on Thursday.  The Reserve Bank of A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-09 09:52
Taggar: bank, financial, investment

Japan Posts Current Account Surplus As Foreign Investments Income Surges


"Japan posted a current account surplus of 287.1 billion yen in August for the second straight month of black ink despite a big trade deficit, as income from foreign investments surged to a record high..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-08 16:08
Taggar: investment

In Australia Foreign Sales Might be Driving Up House Prices


"Foreign investment is being blamed as the main driver of soaring property prices in Australia?s capital cities. A survey of property analysts at Australia?s biggest banks and property development comp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-08 15:41
Taggar: bank, investment, market

Japan Current Account Narrows in August But Beats View


"Japan’s current account balance narrowed in August but remained in the black for a second straight month, buoyed by income from overseas investments. The unadjusted current account surplus narro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-08 03:29
Taggar: investment

U.S Watchdog Charges Forex Monthly Income Fund with Fraud for Misappropriating over $1 Mln


"A firm that guaranteed senior citizens monthly returns on their investment based on profits earned from trading allegedly never traded but rather misappropriated more than $1 million of the pool parti..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 22:19
Taggar: forex, investment, profit, trading

Gold Rises Seizing Dollar Weakness


"Gold futures rose for the second straight day as the dollar?s decline boosted the metal?s appeal as an alternative investment. The greenback fell as much as 0.2 percent against a basket of 10 major cu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 22:08
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment

KCG Board Member Founds Wicklow Capital Invests in Blockchain?s $30Mln Series A Round


"Despite falling prices of bitcoins, investments in the sector remain strong. The latest example is Blockchain's $30M financing which included funds from GETCO co-founders, and their Wicklow Capital f..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 20:48
Taggar: forex, investment

Gold at $1205 on Stronger U.S. Economy


"Gold retreated after climbing the most in two months as the dollar advanced toward a four-year high, reducing demand for an alternative investment. Platinum extended its rebound from a five-year low a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 05:38
Taggar: dollar, gold, investment

Gold Poised to Erase 2014?s Gains on Rates Outlook


"Gold futures fell in New York, moving closer to erasing this year?s gains as the outlook for an improving U.S. economy and higher interest rates curbs demand for the metal as an alternative investment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-03 06:36
Taggar: economy, gold, investment, rate

SGX Launches New Singapore Kilobar Gold Contract To Facilitate Physical Gold Trading


"As the Asian market remains to be the key driver for bullion trading, the Singapore Exchange launches new contracts aiming to become a leading trading venue after the government scrapped a tax on inve..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-02 15:59
Taggar: bull, forex, gold, gold trading, investment, market, trading

Gold Up Near $1220 on U.S. Dollar and Stock Falls


"Gold extended an advance from a nine-month low as a retreat in the dollar and global equities boosted demand for an alternative investment. Silver, platinum and palladium climbed. Gold for immediate d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-02 06:45
Taggar: dollar, gold, investment

CFD Industry Survey Reveals Germany and Australia as Only Regions with CFD Client Growth


"Investment Trends' study shows that most regions have struggled to record growth in CFD trader numbers over the past 12 months with some exceptions. Survey estimates IG Markets is prime option for ov..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 20:16
Taggar: forex, investment, market

Australia Says TPP Could be Reached by Year End


"Australian Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb said Tuesday it is possible for a basic agreement to be reached in Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade talks by the end of this year if participat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 16:45
Taggar: investment, rate, report

Australian Home Prices Flat in Welcome News for RBA


"Home prices in Australia’s capitals rose only marginally in September, slowing after three straight months of strong gains, with five of eight cities recording falls in the month.  The slowdown..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 06:16
Taggar: bank, investment, margin

U.S. Treasuries with Poor September as Economy Firms


"Treasuries posted their worst month of the year amid speculation the Federal Reserve will signal an increase in interest rates next year as the economic recovery firms. Benchmark 10-year-note yields r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 05:32
Taggar: investment, rate, report

IMF: Rich Countries Risk ?permanently weak? Demand


"Advanced economies face “permanently weak demand” warned the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday, which argued “the time may be right for an infrastructure push”. Acco..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 04:06
Taggar: investment

Exclusive: Admiral Markets Group CEO Reacts to First-Ever Net Loss in H1 2014


"Operating income for Admiral also fell by 34% from 6,548,204 euros in H1 2013 to 4,299,808 euros in H1 2014 but the CEO of the group explained to Forex Magnates that I.T and infrastructure investments..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 00:30
Taggar: forex, investment, market

Japanese Household Spending Still Hit by Tax Hike Impact


"Gold futures fell to the lowest since January as the outlook for higher U.S. interest rates helped strengthen the dollar, curbing demand for the metal as an alternative investment. Silver dropped to a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-30 18:19
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment, rate

Gold Falls to Lowest Price Level in 2014


"Gold futures fell to the lowest since January as the outlook for higher U.S. interest rates helped strengthen the dollar, curbing demand for the metal as an alternative investment. Silver dropped to a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-30 18:18
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment, rate

RBA to Tackle Australian Housing Market with Lawmakers


"Top officials from Australia’s central bank will appear before lawmakers on Thursday to answer questions on the housing market, just as data shows lending for investment growing at its fastest p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-30 07:16
Taggar: bank, investment, market

Gold Steady at $1218 as Global Equities Drop


"Gold futures rose as a drop in global equities boosted demand for the precious metal as an alternative investment. Shares fell as tens of thousands of protesters took the streets in Hong Kong, pressin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-30 06:02
Taggar: gold, investment, share, shares

Yuan to Start Direct Trading With Euro


"China will start direct trading between the yuan and the euro tomorrow as the world?s second-largest economy seeks to spur global use of its currency. The move will lower transaction costs and so make..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-30 05:45
Taggar: bank, currency, economy, investment, trading

Gold Rises After Stock Sell Off Spurs Metal Demand


"Gold rose in New York as stocks fell around the world, boosting demand for an alternative investment. The MSCI All Country World Index dropped 0.2 percent as Hong Kong?s Hang Sang Index erased gains f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 17:18
Taggar: dollar, gold, investment

Gold Steady Above $1215


"Gold fell on Friday as a dollar-driven rally encouraged by U.S. economic growth dimmed bullion’s investment appeal, sending the metal’s prices toward a key support level at $1,200 an ounce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 03:34
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment

Gold Continues Drop After US Economy Strength


"Gold futures maintained declines after a government report showed the U.S. economy expanded last quarter at the fastest rate since 2011, crimping demand for the metal as an alternative investment. Gro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-26 16:19
Taggar: economy, gold, investment, rate, report

U.S. GDP Getting Better All the Time?


"The third estimate of real GDP growth in the second quarter was 4.6%, up from 4.0% reported initially and 4.2% in the first revision.  There were upward revisions to non-residential and residenti..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-26 16:10
Taggar: investment, point, report

Copper and Aluminum Fall With Strong Dollar To Blame


"Copper and aluminum paced declines by industrial metals in London as the dollar climbed, denting demand for commodities as an alternative investment. The dollar reached a four-year high against a 10-c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 17:26
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, investment

Gold Steady at $1215 as U.S. Dollar Rises on Housing Gain


"Gold futures fell as the dollar rallied to a four-year high, damping demand for the precious metal as an alternative investment. Platinum extended a slump to a nine-month low. The greenback rose to th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 06:02
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, home sales, investment, report

PM Abe Seen to be Running out of Tools


"Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is running out of policy options to extend a rally that sent stocks to a six-year high, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Investors have largely factored in more sh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 06:00
Taggar: gold, investment, share

China Concerned About Falling Japanese Investment


"China’s trade minister is worried about Japan’s falling levels of direct investment in his country, Japanese business officials who met him said on Tuesday, against a backdrop of strained..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 16:00
Taggar: investment

China Concerned About Falling Japanese Investment


"China’s trade minister is worried about Japan’s falling levels of direct investment in his country, Japanese business officials who met him said on Tuesday, against a backdrop of strained..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 16:00
Taggar: investment

China?s Economy Stuck in ?Low Gear?


"China?s economy remained stuck in ?low gear? this quarter, with struggling retail and residential real-estate industries countering improvements in manufacturing and transportation, a private survey s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 05:46
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, share

Divergence Likely to Continue after FOMC


"The divergence in play for much of this year is a theme likely to dominate in the days and months ahead. The market is grappling with the Federal Reserve and prospects of higher interest rates along w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 03:32
Taggar: bank, investment, market, rate

Weaker Yen Spurs Higher Inflation Cost Worries


"While the yen’s sharp drop over the past two days has driven the Nikkei to near seven-year highs, the currency’s quick decline is also spurring concerns over Japan’s economic outlook..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-19 15:24
Taggar: currency, dollar, inflation, investment

SBI Holdings Partners With Vertex Venture Capital, Eyes Capital Accumulation


"Financial services group, SBI Holdings has entered into a key partnership with Vertex Venture Capital in a bid to help foster greater investment opportunities and capital accumulation in Israel. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-18 15:00
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

Russian Investment Shrinks After Ukrainian Tensions


"Russian investment fell more than analysts forecast last month and retail-sales growth held near the slowest since 2010, as the crisis in Ukraine batters the $2 trillion economy. Fixed-capital investm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-17 16:06
Taggar: economy, investment

FCA Warns Against Yet Another Clone Company Using the Details of A Natixis Subsidiary


"UK's regulatory body has issued a warning on its website against a fraudster using the details of EEA Authorized company Dupont Denant Contrepartie S.A, a subsidiary of French investment bank Natixis..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-16 13:13
Taggar: bank, forex, investment

Iran?s Financial Trading Bourse Eyes Overseas Cash Injection


"Iran pitches for foreign investment as investors look beyond the BRICS. The Tehran Stock Exchange invites overseas participants to Kish island for an investment conference in October, Tehran is keen t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-16 00:22
Taggar: financial, financial trading, forex, investment, trading

Greek Policymakers Opt for Growth Reject Bailout


"Policymakers at the heart of the Greek government went on the offensive this weekend, stating that the struggling euro zone nation would not need a further loan from its partners in the region and pre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 15:57
Taggar: investment

Copper Near $3.07 After China Data Signals Slowing Economy


"Copper lead most industrial metals lower after factory and retail-sales data signaled further slowing in China, the world?s biggest user. Copper in London fell as much as 0.8 percent, while zinc and l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 08:22
Taggar: financial, investment, rate, retail sales

China?s Factory Growth Slows to Near 6-year Low


"China’s factory output grew at the weakest pace in nearly six years in August while growth in other key sectors also cooled, raising fears the world’s second-largest economy may be at risk..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 07:33
Taggar: economy, investment, retail sales

China?s Growth Outlook Dims as Rate Swaps Drop


"China?s one-year interest-rate swaps dropped by the most in almost three weeks as a slowdown in industrial growth spurred speculation the central bank will loosen policy. Factory output rose 6.9 perce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 07:27
Taggar: bank, financial, investment, rate, retail sales

China Premier Li is Running Out of Options


"Chinese Premier Li Keqiang?s options have narrowed: stimulate or miss his 2014 growth target. The weakest industrial-output expansion since the global financial crisis, and moderating investment and r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 06:56
Taggar: currencies, financial, investment, market, retail sales

Asian Equities Lower after China Data


"Asian stock markets declined on Monday following weak Chinese data but overall trading volumes were light with Japan closed for a holiday. Over the weekend, China released a raft of data that raised c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 05:00
Taggar: economy, investment, market, trading

Easy Forex Might Have to Face a Massive 500 Million Shekels Class Action Lawsuit in Israel


"The Tel Aviv District Court recently ruled that there is a probable chance that Easy Forex, one of the biggest brokers in Israel, was offering unlicensed investment advice, marketing and even investme..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-14 19:56
Taggar: brokers, forex, investment, market

TD Ameritrade Survey Finds Generation Z Opting to Save Instead of Investing


"A recent study by the TD Ameritrade Holding corporation behind stock brokerage TD Ameritrade is revealing a worrying trend in the investing mindset of the next generation to start their investment dec..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-12 17:08
Taggar: forex, investment

Japanese Firms in China Still Wary of Risks


"Amid a revival in sales of Japanese goods in China and talk of renewed investment from some big firms such as Toyota, a dusty industrial park near Nanjing offers a cold reality check on the health of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-12 16:04
Taggar: investment

ECB Draghi Keeps Urging Governments to Pass Reforms


"European Central Bank President Mario Draghi, fresh from announcing a new batch of stimulus measures a week ago, urged governments to match the ECB’s effort with investment and structural reform..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-12 15:27
Taggar: bank, investment

New Scotland Could be Singapore of Europe


"An independent Scotland could take marketing lessons from Singapore’s business-friendly, trade-dependent economy, the CEO of the world’s largest advertising group told CNBC. “From a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-12 15:26
Taggar: economy, investment, market, point

A Strong Dollar Is in the Best Interest of Everybody Else


"In the mid-1990s, former U.S. Treasury Secretary popularized the phrase that “a strong dollar is in the best interest of the United States.”  What he meant was that if the dollar is e..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-11 22:22
Taggar: dollar, inflation, investment, rate

Japan Government Survey Shows Positive Business Sentiment


"Confidence at big Japanese manufacturers turned positive in July-September and they expect business conditions to improve further in the following quarter, a government survey showed, suggesting a gra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-11 18:12
Taggar: investment, manufacture

China Hits Record Oversees Investments in 2013


"China was the world’s third largest investor in 2013 for the second year running, according to state news agency Xinhua. Outbound direct investment (ODI) from China reached a record high of $108..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 16:26
Taggar: investment

China?s Outbound Direct Investment Reaches Record High


"China was the world’s third largest investor for the second year in 2013, according to state news agency Xinhua.  Outbound direct investment (ODI) from China reached a record high of $108bn (£66..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 06:48
Taggar: investment

U.S. Stocks Lower


"U.S. stocks tumbled on Tuesday, a day after the S&P 500′s biggest drop in a month, as Treasury yields climbed and investors considered when the Federal Reserve would start raising interest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 02:30
Taggar: investment, rate

Exclusive: ZuluTrade Acquires Japanese Subsidiary and Partners with Arena FX


"ZuluTrade expands in Japan through the acquisition of Market Crew Investment Advisor Co., Ltd., and launches its platform in a first collaboration with any of Japan's retail brokers, Arena FX Co., Ltd..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 21:42
Taggar: brokers, investment, market, zulutrade

Exclusive: ZuluTrade Acquires Japanese Subsidiary and Partners with Arena FX


"ZuluTrade expands in Japan through the acquisition of Market Crew Investment Advisor Co., Ltd., and launches its platform in a first collaboration with any of Japan's retail brokers, Arena FX Co., Ltd..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 21:42
Taggar: brokers, investment, market, zulutrade

Experts Debate on Effect of Scottish Independence


"As the polls narrow in the Scottish independence debate, banks, investors and economists have been ramping up their warnings about the potential investment and economic impact a break-up of the United..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 15:11
Taggar: bank, investment

Australian Business Investment Dwindles


"Australia?s biggest companies are giving up on growth.  Investment by businesses in the benchmark stock index will probably slip below rising dividend payouts within two years, according to data compi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 07:25
Taggar: investment, share

Gold at $1255 on Fed Speculation


"Gold traded near a three-month low as the dollar advanced on speculation the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates next year, curbing demand for an alternative investment. Bullion for immediate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 06:12
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment, rate

Gold Sharply to Three Month Low as Dollar Rally Damps Demand


"Gold and silver futures fell as the dollar?s rally to a 13-month high damped demand for the precious metal as an alternative investment. The greenback jumped to the highest since July 2013 against a b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 03:40
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment

Lagarde Urges Germany to Avoid Austerity


"International Monetary Fund (IMF) head Christine Lagarde urged Germany to increase investments to help spur the euro zone’s flagging economic recovery, adding that the bloc as a whole needed to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-08 14:23
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

Emerging Markets Could Benefit from ECB Decision


"With European interest rates at record lows, the euro will likely become a popular carry trade, with investors funding investments in higher yielding assets including emerging market currencies. ̶..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-05 15:36
Taggar: currencies, investment, market, rate

Bank of Japan: No Change in Stance or Overall Assessment


"The statement released after the September monetary policy meeting hardly changes wording of the August statement.  In two sentences of paragraph three, clauses are inverted, and the main substantive..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 18:03
Taggar: investment, rate

India Bound for Manufacturing Shift


"As China looks to wean its economy off a heavy dependence on investment and exports, India is embarking on the very same growth model that could see the South Asian nation assuming the role of the wor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 15:41
Taggar: economy, investment

India with Potential to be ?Factory of the World?


"As China looks to wean its economy off a heavy dependence on investment and exports, India is embarking on the very same growth model that could see the South Asia nation assuming the role of the worl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 03:20
Taggar: economy, investment

U.S. Stocks Close Mixed


"U.S. stocks closed mixed on Wednesday, coming off morning highs amid economic reports and central bank news.  “I think all eyes will be on the ECB, especially on the heels of the Jackson Hole me..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 03:10
Taggar: bank, investment, report

Investment Management Firm Found Guilty for Non-Disclosure of Compensation Payments


"US financial watchdog charges a Houston-based investment management firm for not disclosing earnings it received from promoting funds. The firm bagged $440,00 in compensation from brokers offering the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-02 23:58
Taggar: brokers, financial, investment

Eric Cantor Turns from Political Power Broker to Wall Street Insider


"The Washington Way: Former U.S House of Representatives Majority Leader joins an investment bank a month after leaving his post. His new partner and boss said he hired him for his ability to open door..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-02 21:41
Taggar: bank, investment

US Record Crops Cause Outflow from Agriculture Funds


"The investment binge in U.S. agriculture funds has ended as record crops and the promise of improving meat supplies send prices plunging. After taking in more money than precious metals or energy fund..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-02 16:21
Taggar: investment

RBA Believes Currency Still Overvalued


"The Reserve Bank of Australia kept its key interest rate at a record low to support growth and said an overvalued currency is hampering the economy?s transition away from mining investment. The overni..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-02 08:05
Taggar: bank, currency, economy, investment, rate

RBA Leaves Rates at 2.5%


"The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) on Tuesday left its key cash rate at a record low of 2.5 percent, where it’s been since August of last year.  The decision was widely expected. In a statement..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-02 07:04
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

Invstr ? Making Financial Trading Social One App Download at a Time


"Launching recently is social finance app Invstr. The app oofers a gamified version of trading to help users sharpen their investment skills, learn about the market, and communicate with other traders..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-01 18:56
Taggar: finance, investment, market, trading

Chinese Forex Broker ?Clone Wars? Rampant, Now Targeting Major Investment Banks


"Major investment banks are the latest victims of the "attack of the clones" which is expanding its scope to major financial institutions, seeking to take advantage of inexperienced traders from the Fa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-31 00:04
Taggar: bank, financial, investment

Week in FX Americas ? BoC To Remain With Neutral Stance


"Canadian growth quickens BoC to be pleased, but not impressed Poloz to remain with neutral stance next week Friday’s data revealed that the Canadian economy accelerated at the fastest pace in ne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-29 19:03
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

European Survey Shows Stock Allocation Reduced in August


"European asset managers cut their exposure to stocks in August as expectations of rate hikes in the United States pushed many to book profits while shares remained near record highs, a monthly poll sh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-29 15:52
Taggar: investment, profit, rate, share, shares

Bank?s Commodity Desk Have Highest Level in Two Years


"Commodities revenue at the 10 largest investment banks increased to the highest level in two years in the first half because of the performance of power and gas, according to Coalition Ltd. Raw materi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 15:51
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

China Might Have Launched A Second Round of Mini Stimulus


"The Chinese government launched a “fresh round of mini-stimulus” to counter growth headwinds, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA-ML) report published Thursday. The measures..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 15:49
Taggar: bank, investment, report

France?s New Economy Minister Wants Labor Reform


"France’s new economy minister, former investment banker Emmanuel Macron, has taken a shot at the country’s short working week, suggesting regulation should be eased and firms given the fre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 15:14
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, point

ASIC Seeks to Augment Business Practises Relating to Personal Advice


"With regulatory repercussions cascading down on several banks and financial services firms around the globe, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) offers its own views and recomm..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 14:29
Taggar: bank, financial, investment

Asian Equities Slightly Higher on Steady Wall Street


"Asian stocks crept up on Thursday following another steady performance by Wall Street shares which hovered near record highs, while the euro clung to modest gains after rebounding from 13-month lows. ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 06:30
Taggar: dollar, investment, share, shares

PBOC Gives Banks a Larger re-lending Quota at Lower Rates


"The Chinese government launched a “fresh round of mini-stimulus” to counter growth headwinds, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA-ML) report published Thursday.  The measure..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 06:26
Taggar: bank, investment, report

AUD/USD up to 0.9360 on Investment


"Australia?s dollar rose to the highest in three weeks after business investment in the nation unexpectedly climbed. The U.S. currency headed for its third-straight decline against major counterparts..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 05:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, investment

ayondo Announces Further Funding from Luminor Capital, CEO Outlines Social Trading


"This is the second round of investment from Luminor Capital, which the ayondo Holding AG is receiving throughout the year, with an earlier tranche from Luminor Capital totaling 5.5 million swiss franc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-27 23:20
Taggar: investment

China?s Foreign Investment Mix is Changing


"China’s foreign investment mix is changing, with portfolio investors buying more stocks but foreign direct investment falling to a two-year low on a slowing economy, rising business costs and an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-27 02:30
Taggar: economy, investment

Gold Around $1280 On Fed Rate Speculation


"Gold held losses near a two-month low on speculation that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise borrowing costs next year, strengthening the dollar and damping demand for an alternative investment. Bull..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-26 08:18
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment

Japan Considering Subsiding Nuclear Power Generation


"Japan will consider introducing a price-support system for electricity generated by nuclear power to provide utilities with long term revenue stabilization even after the planned full liberalization o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-22 16:15
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Bank of America Settles Record $16.7 billion Mortgage Settlement


"US banking institute, Bank of America, has settled a fine issued by US regulators. The bank will pay a record $16.7 billion for misleading investors during the 2008 crisis for mortgage related investm..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-22 04:59
Taggar: bank, investment

Gold Sharply Down to $1277 on Interest Rate Concerns


"Gold fell to a two-month low in New York as the outlook for higher U.S. interest rates reduced the appeal of the metal as an alternative investment. Platinum headed for the longest run of losses in 27..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-22 03:36
Taggar: gold, investment, rate

Japanese Property Investors Remain Keen


"Despite weak data spurring doubts over whether Japan’s economy is really recovering, property investors remain keen on the market. “We’re backing Abenomics reflating the Japanese eco..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-22 03:08
Taggar: economy, investment, market, real estate

Quadro Capital Partners Teams Up With Forex Club, Targeting European FX Investment


"Quadro Capital Partners (QCP) and Forex Club have announced their intention team up and seek out investment projects, targeting foreign exchange and CFD opportunities in Eastern Europe and Russia. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-20 02:06
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, investment

Swedish National Pension Fund, AP3, Taps SuperDerivatives for DataX Valuation Solution


"SuperDerivatives has announced that its DataX market data solution has been chosen by Swedish national pension fund, AP3. Known for their derivatives analysis and valuation solutions, SuperDerivatives..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-19 13:21
Taggar: analysis, bank, investment, market

Singapore Dollar Losing to Malaysia


"The diverging economic fortunes of two Southeast Asian neighbors are prompting PineBridge Investments to favor Malaysia?s ringgit over Singapore?s dollar. The ringgit has gained 4 percent to 2.53 per..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-19 06:55
Taggar: dollar, investment

Product Review: Major Banks FX Positions Exposed ? A Look Into eFXnews Plus


"From providing aggregated news to delivering real time sell-side trading ideas from major investment banks - eFXnews launches its eFXplus + service providing an insight into the major banks trading de..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 19:51
Taggar: bank, investment, trading

Paulson Maintains Gold Stake


"Hedge fund Paulson & Co maintained its stake in the world’s biggest gold-backed exchange-traded fund, SPDR Gold Trust, in the second quarter, while Soros Fund Management LLC sharply boosted..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 15:59
Taggar: gold, investment

South Korea Gets a Yuan Clearing Bank in July and Investments Shoot through the Roof


"Yuan business increased by 35% in South Korea during July 2014 as investors were drawn to the promise of higher returns on investments in China in a global environment of near zero returns from banks..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-14 15:21
Taggar: bank, investment

China Policy Makers Expected to Expand Stimulus


"China?s plunge in credit expansion last month and unexpected slowdown in investment spending flashed warnings on growth that investors and economists bet will spur policy makers to expand stimulus. Ch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-14 05:04
Taggar: bank, investment

Despite Government Stimulus, China Looks Softer


"China’s economy showed further signs of softening in July despite a burst of government stimulus measures, suggesting more policy support may be needed to keep growth on track as a property down..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-14 02:58
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, point, retail sales

From Gold and Silver CFDs to Gold and Silver Bracelets? Saxo CEO Joins Jewellery Business


""If I can get the ladies in my family to switch from Tiffany to this brand, it'd be good, it?s more of an affordable luxury? said the Co-Founder of Saxo Bank after a 23.55% investment in a Jewelry sta..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-14 01:31
Taggar: bank, investment

Japan?s Economy Shrinks the Most Since 2011


"Japan?s economy contracted the most since the record earthquake three years ago as consumption and investment plunged after an April sales-tax increase aimed at curbing the world?s biggest debt burden..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-13 03:28
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment

Got a Tip from a Friend on a CFD? In Australia It Can Cost You a Huge Fine and Jail Time


"The Australian Securities & Investment Commission took a CFD investor to court for insider trading charges. He may face years of Jail time and a massive fine in hundreds of thousands of for only..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-12 16:35
Taggar: investment, profit, trading

Gold Drops to $1306 as Easing Tensions Cut Demand


"Gold extended declines from the highest level in three weeks as ebbing tensions in the Middle East and Ukraine boosted global equities, damping demand for the metal as an alternative investment. Gold..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-12 06:42
Taggar: gold, investment

UK FinTech Sector Getting Big Boost with Launch of Innovate Finance


"Last week marked the launch of Innovate Finance in London, with the founding event taking place at the Level39 fintech accelerator space at One Canada Square in Canary Wharf. Backed by Canary Wharf Gr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-10 20:44
Taggar: bank, brokers, etoro, finance, financial, forex, investment, rate, report, trading

Darwinex Takes Curtain off Its DARWIN Exchange Investors Platform


"Rebranded as Darwinex from TradeSlide in May, the company pivoted from being an operator of a social trading and trader performance evaluation platform, to a fully regulated FCA firm. Having become a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-10 19:33
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, investment, market, profit, rate, trading

Mexico?s Energy Reforms Now Face Next Hurdle


"Mexico has passed laws to open its oil, gas and electric industries to private and foreign investors after 76 years of state control. Now comes the hard part. Experts say Mexico’s hopes for tens..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-08 15:10
Taggar: dollar, investment, oil

Scottish Independence Could Leave Country Without Currency


"A yes vote for independence would break up the UK single market and in the short-term could leave Scottish businesses uncertain of their position in Europe, the all-party business select committee has..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-08 14:46
Taggar: investment, market, report

Draghi Comments on Italy?s Lack of Structural Reform


"Mario Draghi says Italy can only blame itself for its third recession since 2007. The day after data showed the euro-area?s third-biggest economy unexpectedly contracted last quarter, the European Cen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-08 03:13
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

Japan Current Account Moves to Deficit in June


"Japan’s current account swung to a deficit in June for the first time in five months, government data showed on Friday, due to a decline in earnings on overseas investments. The deficit stood at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-08 02:49
Taggar: investment

Asian Trade Remains Resilient


"Despite simmering tensions between China and its Southeast Asian neighbors, trade between them has risen significantly in recent years and the financial ties will only deepen, HSBC said. “Despit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-07 03:32
Taggar: financial, investment

Reserve Bank of Australia


"The released statement following the Board’s monthly policy meeting left the 11-month-old 2.5% Official Cash Rate unchanged and signaled that a rate change is still not in the near-term offing.&..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-05 19:13
Taggar: investment, rate

LQD Markets Now Officially No Longer Authorised By Cyprus Watchdog


"FX broker LQD Markets Ltd has officially renounced its CySEC authorization to provide investment services and now operates and an FCA regulated entity alone as Forex Magnates reported before it had pl..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-05 15:48
Taggar: forex, investment, market, rate, report

Alpari Launches ?Not Investment Advice? Investment Advice for Stocks


"The Russia-based global broker is now offering an “Investment Ideas” section on its website advising clients how to make profitable investments on Alpari’s Structured Products financ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-31 13:51
Taggar: financial, investment, profit

U.S. Q2 GDP Rises an Unexpected 4%


"The economic expansion in the second quarter picked up where it left off late last year, led by gains in consumer spending and business investment that indicate the U.S. slump at the start of 2014 was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-31 05:18
Taggar: investment, rate

Gold Drops After Impressive GDP Growth in US


"Gold futures headed for a second straight decline after a government report showed U.S. economic growth rebounded more than forecast last quarter, crimping demand for the metal as an alternative inves..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-30 17:13
Taggar: gold, investment, rate, report

Analysts Say Markets Ignoring Geopolitics is Not New


"Geopolitical tensions are heating up globally, but it isn’t clear whether investors need to react, with stock markets not paying the conflicts much attention so far. “You can be forgiven f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-30 17:05
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Asia May See Deceleration in Economic Growth Ahead


"With companies in Asia slowing their capital investment, the region may face a deceleration in economic growth ahead, HSBC said.  “Despite record low funding costs and, in many places, unparalle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-28 03:06
Taggar: investment, profit

European PMIs Were Good News Except for France


"In France, François Hollande’s troubled socialist administration had hoped that a series of major investments and labour market reforms would bear fruit before the summer holiday season. However..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-25 15:22
Taggar: bear, consumer confidence, employment, financial, investment, market

CRFIN Blacklists Global Trust Investment, Unrealistic Returns from Forex


"The Russian over-the-counter FX self-regulatory organisation has announced on its website that the entity named Global Trust Investment has been blacklisted due to promising unrealistic returns from f..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-25 15:09
Taggar: forex, forex trading, investment, trading

Gold Below $1297 as Stock Rally Cuts Demand


"Gold fell to the lowest level in a week as a rally in equities damped demand for an alternative investment amid concern that physical consumption is faltering. Gold for immediate delivery lost as much..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-24 05:38
Taggar: consumption, gold, investment, trading

Interest-Rate Outlook May See Gold Decline


"Gold futures fell for the second time in three sessions on speculation that the Federal Reserve will raise U.S. interest rates sooner than forecast, crimping demand for the precious metal as an altern..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 02:38
Taggar: gold, investment, rate

OSC Warns of ?High? Returns in Forex, Binary Options and Marijuana


"The OSC has issued a warning about being attracted to the lasts ?hot? investment trends in a report titled ?Beware of the latest thing?. On the list are marijuana, forex, and binary options investmen..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-21 21:45
Taggar: forex, investment, report

Social Dislocation: Identifying Actionable Strategies and Potential Immediate Market Dips


"How do the movements like the Arab Spring of the turmoil in Ukraine affect your investments long term? - What should you be monitoring now? Where are the hot spots? - Tactical and strategic positions..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-21 20:44
Taggar: investment, market, oil, rate

Scottish Independence Vote Near UK Calls Currency Union Unfeasible


"“The U.K. economy has hit the sweet spot,” Peter Spencer, a chief economic adviser at the organization said in a press release on Monday. Business investment has bolstered an economy that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-21 15:39
Taggar: economy, investment, market

Potential Collaboration Between Japan and India


"Cross-investment between India and Japan has been relatively small so far, but with both countries getting economic reboots via Abenomics and Modinomics, that may be about to change, Nomura said. R..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-21 03:57
Taggar: investment, report

Fueled by Algo Trading, Weekly Options Volumes in Israel Soared By 180% YoY


"Institutional investors in Israel are shifting their trading activity away from investments managers and more into algorithmic trading machines, reaching 40% of the TA25 weekly options trading volumes..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-20 16:02
Taggar: investment, trading

Gold Drops to $1307 but Supported by Risk Aversion


"Gold dipped on Friday on profit-taking after jumping 1.5 percent overnight, but the metal is likely to be supported by a wave of risk aversion after a Malaysian airliner was downed in eastern Ukraine..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-18 16:41
Taggar: gold, investment, profit

China?s FDI Attracts $63.3 Billion in First Six Months


"China’s foreign direct investment inflows rose at an annual pace of 2.2 percent in the first six months and were up only modestly for June, indicating cautious investor optimism about the world&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-15 16:41
Taggar: economy, investment

Is Cyprus Getting Too Strict? New Companies? Licensing Slashed by One-Third in Q2


"The total number of new investment firms licensed by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission In the second quarter of 2014 went down to only eight firms, a decrease of over 27% Year-Over-Year. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-15 15:03
Taggar: investment

EU US Trade Talks Restart this Week


"Officials from the European Union and the US will spend this week in Brussels trying to make progress negotiating a controversial trade deal. The Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-14 15:35
Taggar: investment

Belgian Watchdog Warns Against Unapproved Binary Options Brands


"OBmarkets, Good Option, Ubinary, Triumph Option, Bo Bank/Analysis Finance and BforBroker have been cited by the Belgian regulator FSMA to be providing investment services in the country without author..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-14 13:28
Taggar: analysis, bank, finance, investment, market

Gold Retreats As Demand Falls After Global Debt Fears


"Gold declined for the first time in three days as concerns eased that banking woes in Portugal will spur a wider debt crisis in Europe, crimping demand for the precious metal as an alternative investm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-11 19:38
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

Japan?s Machinery Orders Drop Close to 20% in May Tax Hike Blamed


"Japan’s core private-sector machinery orders plunged by a record 19.5 percent in May, the government said Thursday, signaling the first consumption tax hike in 17 years on April 1 has blurred th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-10 18:15
Taggar: consumption, investment

Indian Budget Does Not Impress But Still in The Right Direction


"Indian Finance Minister Jaitley announced he would raise ceilings on foreign investment in the defence and insurance sectors, but still bar non-residents from taking majority control in projects to su..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-10 18:03
Taggar: finance, investment

Pimco: Sales of Dollar-Denominated Notes from Asia to Climb


"The manager of the world?s biggest bond fund forecasts sales of dollar-denominated notes from Asia will climb to a record $150 billion in 2014 as yield premiums shrink to a six-year low. Pacific Inves..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-09 05:24
Taggar: dollar, investment, market

Facing Ongoing Media Onsluaght, Australian Financial Watchdog Barks Back


"After a Senate inquiry had already called for an investigation into the Australian Securities and Investments Commission performance, for its part in a bank scandal, the Commissioner lashes out at the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-08 16:09
Taggar: bank, investment

Japan Posts Fourth Straight Current-Account Surplus


"Japan posted a fourth straight current-account surplus in May, as income from overseas investments outweighed a trade deficit.  The excess in the widest measure of trade was 522.8 billion yen ($5.1 bi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-08 06:19
Taggar: finance, investment, report

Gold Below $1320 as Speculation Shifts to U.S. Rates


"Gold fell on Monday as the dollar firmed on speculation over an earlier-than-expected hike in U.S. interest rates following strong job data, which dented investment demand for the metal. Gold has been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-08 03:16
Taggar: dollar, employment, employment growth, gold, investment, rate

Japan Mulling Decision to Join China Led Investment Bank


"Japan has told China that it is reluctant to accept an invitation to be one of the founding members of a new infrastructure investment bank Beijing aims to create in Asia as early as this autumn, Japa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-07 21:47
Taggar: bank, investment

U.S. Decries Weak China Currency


"Among the half-dozen U.S. Treasury officials traveling to Beijing for talks with their Chinese counterparts this week, Sharon Yuan will, as usual, carry the heaviest suitcase. Yuan?s stuffed gray Trav..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-07 04:56
Taggar: investment

IMF?s Lagarde Signals Cut to Global Growth Forecasts


"International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde signaled a cut in the institution?s global growth forecasts, saying investment is still weak and that risks remain in the U.S. even as i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-07 04:53
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Gold Below $1317 after Strong U.S. Jobs Data


"Gold edged up on Friday, gaining support from mixed European shares, but remained vulnerable after strong U.S. jobs data lifted the dollar, denting gold’s investment appeal.  U.S. employment gro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-07 03:44
Taggar: dollar, employment, employment growth, gold, investment, rate, share, shares

Fed Not Going to Move on Rates to Burst Bubbles


"No doubt about it: The Federal Reserve’s record low interest rates over the last few years have led some investors to take on riskier investments in search of higher returns.  This is part of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-03 07:03
Taggar: financial, investment, market, rate

IMF Warns Russian Sanctions Could Lead to Economic Isolation


"Sanctions imposed on Russia over Ukraine have brought growth to a standstill, had a “chilling effect” on investment and could force Moscow into economic isolation, the International Moneta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-02 12:58
Taggar: bank, investment, report

Gold up to $1325 as U.S. Dollar Declines


"Gold futures rose to a 14-week high as the dollar?s decline boosted demand for the precious metal as an alternative investment. Platinum climbed to the costliest since September on supply concerns, to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-02 02:53
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment

Canadian Watchdog: FX Trading Scheme Guaranteeing Returns Breaches the Law


"Rare Investments, which led investors to believe it developed an FX trading strategy that could produce a high monthly ROI of 1%-3% actually lost most of the funds and found to violate the securities..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 19:48
Taggar: fx trading, investment, rate, trading

RBA Remains Steady


"Australia’s central bank left interest rates on hold and forecast “stability” in rates ahead, as the cooling of a decadelong mining-investment boom crimps the economy. The reserve ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 08:43
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, rate

RBA Keeps Steady View


"Australia’s central bank kept interest rates steady for the 10th policy meeting in a row on Tuesday, and seemed set to stay on the sidelines for some time to come as the economy weathers a cooli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 07:58
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy, investment, rate

AUD/USD up to 0.9455 after RBA Holds Rates


"The Reserve Bank of Australia kept its benchmark cash rate at a record low as fiscal consolidation adds to a mining investment slowdown as a brake on growth. The key rate was held at 2.5 percent for a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 07:18
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

Japan Drives Asian Bonds


"Asian bonds are reaping the benefits of Japan?s aging population like never before. Record amounts of Japanese cash are flowing into the region?s fixed-income markets as the demands of the world?s old..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 06:18
Taggar: investment, market

Investor Poll Shows Rates To Continue At Record Lows Stocks Preferred


"Global investors put more money into stocks in June favoring the United States and Britain where economic recovery is gathering pace over other developed markets, a Reuters poll showed on Monday. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-30 15:27
Taggar: investment, market

Bitcoin Picks: Short-Term Investments and Long-Term thinking


"Forex Magnates recaps the latest news and analysis in the realm of the celebrated digital currency. This week on the agenda: Nasdaq rumors, investment prospects after recent fluctuations, and some Bit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 20:34
Taggar: analysis, currency, forex, investment, rate

Report Says Australia Grew Faster Pre Mining Boom


"For all the extraordinary change in mining prices and mining investment, the impact of the boom on Australians and the Australian economy has not been as expected, or not when expected. One way to see..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 16:11
Taggar: economy, investment

UK GDP Grew 0.8% in Q1


"The fastest growth in business investment for two years helped support Britain’s overall economic growth in the first quarter, boosting hopes the recovery is become more sustainable. GDP grew by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 16:10
Taggar: investment

Indonesia?s FinMin Warns Presidential Candidates About Nationalistic Policies


"Indonesia’s presidential candidates are touting nationalist economic policies, but the next leader has to be open to foreign investment to achieve job creation and poverty reduction, said outgoi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 16:08
Taggar: finance, investment

Gold Drops After US Jobless Claims USD Positive Figures


"Gold futures fell for the first time in seven sessions as fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, crimping demand for the precious metal as alternative investment. Jobl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-26 19:57
Taggar: employment, gold, investment

Exclusive: Magick Sources $300,000 Seed Investment, Ready to Go Live


"Denmark based Magick, a provider of visual editing and cloud hosting services for algorithmic traders, is announcing the closing of around $300,000 seed investment and that it plans to launch live nex..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-26 17:23
Taggar: investment

SuperDerivatives In Discussions About a $300-$400 Million Acquisition Offer


"After aiming for a $1 billion IPO a few years ago, the firm hired the services of an investment bank six months ago and set a price tag of half a billion dollar. Due diligence by a buyer is now underw..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 15:40
Taggar: bank, dollar, investment

Gold Remains Above $1315


"Gold futures rose for the fourth straight session as the dollar?s longest slump in seven weeks boosted demand for the metal as an alternative investment. The greenback fell for the fourth straight ses..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 08:51
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment

RBA?s Edwards: Australia Can Endure Mining Boom End


"Australia can weather a slump in mining investment as low interest rates and infrastructure spending spur other industries, while Japan could return as the nation?s biggest trading partner, economist..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 08:44
Taggar: investment, rate, trading

Australia?s Troubles Ahead


"As Australia grapples with a mining sector downturn, economists warn that a new headwind threatens to hit business sentiment: waning consumer confidence. “There are early signs that the transiti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 05:27
Taggar: consumer confidence, investment, report

Chinese Banks Seeking to Recover Their Bad Debts


"Major Chinese banks want to manage their own bad debts, attracted by the outsize profits being earned by recovery firms, in a sign of confidence that investments in internal risk assessment teams are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 15:40
Taggar: bank, investment, market, profit

Abe?s Third Arrow Proposal Fall Short of Expectations


"In the months that followed the January appearance at Davos, blue-ribbon panels sought out GE and IBM for advice on how to give companies more flexibility in hiring and pay. But the labor market dereg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 15:34
Taggar: investment, market

CySEC Tightens Reporting Regime in Compliance with European Standard


"The Cypriot watchdog has announced a new capital adequacy and exposure, demanding Investment Firms who hold clients? money or financial instruments to have an initial capital of at least ?200,000. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 14:40
Taggar: financial, investment

Gold Eases to $1315 as Rally Erodes Interest


"Gold traded below a two-month high as the rally was seen damping physical and investment demand. Platinum and palladium declined amid expectations that striking miners in South Africa may return to wo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 09:17
Taggar: bull, gold, investment

China Beige Book Shows Slowdown Deepened


"China?s economic slowdown deepened this quarter, as capital spending showed weakness and fewer companies applied for credit, a private survey showed. Half of businesses reported higher investment, the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 06:42
Taggar: investment, report

Chinese Housing Market Key to Tipping Point


"China’s economy is at a “tipping point” and the property sector will determine how it lands, Credit Agricole warns. “We are at a tipping point: either prices, sales and investm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-20 15:51
Taggar: economy, investment, point, real estate

Gold Near $1320 as Silver Jumps on Fed


"Gold surged the most in nine months and silver jumped to a 13-week high as the Federal Reserve said U.S. interest rates will remain low, driving the dollar down and boosting demand for the metals as a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-20 03:28
Taggar: dollar, gold, investment, rate, trading

Opinion: China?s Economy at Tipping Point


"China’s economy is at a “tipping point” and the property sector will determine how it lands, Credit Agricole warns. “We are at a tipping point: either prices, sales and investm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-20 02:51
Taggar: economy, investment, point, real estate

US Current Account Deficit Widens in Q1


"The U.S. current account deficit increased to its widest point in 1-1/2 years in the first quarter as exports slumped and the surplus on primary income declined, the Commerce Department said on Wednes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-18 16:52
Taggar: investment, point

Gold Falls to $1270 on Fed Speculation


"Gold futures fell, snapping the longest rally since February, on speculation that the Federal Reserve will further curb U.S. monetary stimulus, damping demand for the precious metal as an alternative..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-18 03:44
Taggar: gold, investment, market

LCG Intends to Raise up to £17,500,000 Through Proposed Financing


"An investment company named GLIO Holdings led by Charles Henri Sabet has committed to subscribe to convertible loan notes totalling to between £12.5 and £15 million, Mr. Sabet is to be appointed as Ex..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-18 03:20
Taggar: investment, point

Gold Falls Before FOMC As Taper Set to Continue


"Gold futures fell, snapping the longest rally since February, on speculation that the Federal Reserve will further curb U.S. monetary stimulus, damping demand for the precious metal as an alternative..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 18:04
Taggar: gold, investment, market

China FDI Falls In May Due To Slow Growth


"Foreign investment in China fell in May to its lowest level in 16 months, partly due to slowing growth. The government says China attracted $8.6bn (£5.1bn) in foreign direct investment (FDI) in May. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 17:44
Taggar: investment, report

TradeStation Begins ?Wide-Range Expansion? into Asia with Long-Promised Korea launch


"The Monex Group partnered with Seoul-based Shinhan Investment Corp. to offer its American trading platform to Korean investors. The CEO expects to launch in Japan early 2015 and China is next on the a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 13:52
Taggar: investment, trading

Corporate Bond Spread to Treasuries at Seven-Year Low


"The extra yield corporate bonds offer over Treasuries (BUSY) was at a seven-year low before inflation data forecast to support the Federal Reserve?s policy of cutting bond purchases while keeping its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 06:59
Taggar: inflation, investment, point, rate

RBA to Sit for Some Time Yet


"Australia?s central bank said it?s hard to gauge how much low interest rates will offset a drop in mining investment and tighter fiscal policy, adding that the currency was providing less assistance t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 05:45
Taggar: bank, currency, investment, rate

AUD/USD Drops to 0.9360 after RBA Minutes


"The Aussie dollar dropped after the Reserve Bank reiterated it expects to keep its benchmark at a record low and a report that investment into China unexpectedly declined. The yen fell against the U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 05:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currencies, dollar, investment, rate, report

Emerging Market Equities Retreat


"Emerging-market stocks fell for a fifth day as foreign direct investment into China unexpectedly dropped and investors awaited a Federal Reserve decision on monetary policy this week. Australia?s doll..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 05:34
Taggar: dollar, investment, market

China UK Trade Visit Could Mean a 18 Billion Pound in New Deals


"China will deepen its investment in the UK, with around £18bn of deals expected to be signed during a three-day visit by the premier, Li Keqiang, starting on Monday. The visit, involving 200 Chinese b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-16 16:51
Taggar: investment

PBOC Actions Designed to Direct Cash Where its Needed


"China’s piecemeal approach to loosening monetary policy this year may be discreet, but the cumulative effect is proving just as powerful as an outright cut in bank reserves. Wary of being critic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-16 03:26
Taggar: bank, economy, investment

Looking Ahead in Asia


"Economic data from China and commentary from central banks across the region will set the tone of trade in Asia-Pacific this week.  The week kicks off with China’s foreign direct investment (FDI..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-15 01:08
Taggar: bank, investment

OECD Says US To Grow Faster in Coming Months


"The U.S. economic recovery should accelerate in coming months as an energy boom, steadily falling unemployment and a rebound in investment push growth to its fastest pace in a decade, the Organization..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-13 16:45
Taggar: economy, employment, investment, rate

Narrow Spread Between Corporate and Treasuries Signals Risk Appetite


"Corporate bonds are in high demand. Investors are practically trampling one another to buy them. One measure of the appetite for these bonds is the “spread,” or difference in bond yields b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-11 16:42
Taggar: investment, rate, spread

Trichet Says Wave of Confidence Responsible for EUR Investments


"A “wave of confidence” is behind recent investments in the euro zone and the strength of the single currency, according to the former President of the European Central Bank, Jean-Claude Tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-11 16:39
Taggar: bank, currency, investment

New Indian Goverment Announces Economic Reforms


"India’s new government has unveiled a programme for rapid economic reforms aimed at creating jobs and boosting foreign investment. The announcement by President Pranab Mukherjee included plans d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-09 23:01
Taggar: announcement, inflation, investment

JPY ? Japan Upgrades Q1 Growth Data to 6.7%


"apan has revised up its growth figures for the January-to-March period, due to stronger growth in business investment. The Cabinet Office said the economy grew 1.6% during the period, up from its init..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-09 15:27
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Acquisitions Pushing JPY Weaker


"Overseas investors have driven the yen’s slide since the second half of 2012, but Japanese businesses and individuals are increasingly taking over that role by selling the currency through acqui..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-05 20:54
Taggar: currency, investment, report

Gold Recovers Slightly As USD Falters


"Gold is poised to climb for a second straight day after a private report showed U.S. companies added fewer jobs than forecast in May, boosting demand for the precious metal as a haven investment. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-04 15:50
Taggar: employment, gold, investment, report

Russia and China To Set Joint Rating Agency


"Russia and China have agreed to set up a joint rating agency as Moscow’s stand-off with the west over Ukraine has made it more eager to establish institutions that would reduce its dependence on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-04 15:38
Taggar: investment

BMO Capital Markets Integrates Fenergo Regulatory Reporting Technology


"BMO Capital Markets, a financial services provider dealing in multiple asset-classes, has tabbed investment solutions specialist Fenergo for its regulator technology and client onboarding service. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-03 20:34
Taggar: financial, investment, market

Gold Continues Drop After Equities Fuel Rally


"Gold fell for a seventh straight session, heading for the longest slump in more than a year, as U.S. equities near a record reduced demand for alternative investments. The Standard & Poor?s 500 I..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-03 17:04
Taggar: gold, investment

Japan?s Pension Fund Will Increase Stock Market Allocation


"Japan’s public pension fund, the world’s biggest, could raise its investment in domestic stocks to 20 percent of its portfolio from the current 12 percent, a top official with the fund was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-03 17:03
Taggar: investment, point

Questions over PM Abe?s Growth Strategy


"A draft plan to boost Japanese growth promises to overhaul corporate governance, promote technology and attract private investment, but it leaves many of the toughest questions unanswered as the count..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-03 02:48
Taggar: investment, rate

Japan?s Capital Spending Jumps 7.4% Before Tax Hike


"Capital spending by Japanese companies jumped 7.4 percent from a year earlier in the January-March period, marking the sharpest rise in nearly two years, as the corporate sector beefed up investment a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-02 15:32
Taggar: consumption, financial, investment, rate

Raiffeisen Polbank Goes Live with TradAir Rate Engine & Distribution


"The European corporate and investment bank has announced it selected the technology provider after reports that TradAir has raised $10 million in a third round of VC funding in May 2014. Read more ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-01 16:03
Taggar: bank, investment, rate, report

Thai Stocks Rally Despite Coup


"Anywhere but Thailand, a military coup combined with an economic contraction might have spurred a stock selloff, but shares there have surprised many analysts with their resilience. “I’m s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-30 16:14
Taggar: investment, market, share, shares

India PM Modi may Boost Sluggish Economy


"India’s economy probably showed few signs of recovery in the March quarter, but Narendra Modi’s thumping victory in the recent general election has raised hopes of an investment-led turnar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-30 06:20
Taggar: economy, investment

Housing Market is China?s Biggest Risk


"China’s slowing property market poses the most substantial macro risk to its economy in the coming quarters, analysts at JP Morgan said. If real estate investment were to slow another 5 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-28 16:14
Taggar: economy, investment, market, point, rate, real estate

UK Retails Drop in May


"Growth in retail sales slowed unexpectedly in May, as shoppers stayed away from department stores and a slower rise in food sales dragged the sector down, according to the latest snapshot from the CBI..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-28 15:56
Taggar: investment, retail sales

Gold at $1265 as S&P 500 Rises to Record


"Gold futures fell to a 15-week low in New York as U.S. equities climbed to a record, curbing demand for the precious metal as an alternative investment. The Standard & Poor?s 500 Index (SPX) of s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-28 08:00
Taggar: gold, goods orders, investment

Gold at Four Month Low Near $1260


"Gold fell to a fresh 3-1/2 month low on Wednesday, adding to sharp overnight losses, on fears slowing demand in top consumer China and as strong U.S. economic data blunted the metal’s investment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-28 07:34
Taggar: gold, investment

Chinese Investment Manager Says Shadow Banking Fears Overblown


"Concerns about shadow banking in China are overblown, the chairman of China Investment Corporation (CIC) which is responsible for managing some of the country’s massive currency reserves, told C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 15:57
Taggar: bank, currency, financial, investment, rate

China?s Sovereign Wealth Fund Welcomes ECB Stimulus


"The chairman of China’s massive sovereign wealth fund has said that monetary easing in the euro zone would be “good news” and open up market opportunities. China Investment Corporati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 15:37
Taggar: currency, investment, market

GBP/USD ? Pound Continues To Move Lower


"The British pound has lost more ground on Friday, as GBP/USD trades in the low-1.68 range in the European session. On Thursday, British GDP matched the forecast, while Business Investment posted its s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 13:37
Taggar: employment, investment, point, pound

More U.S. Cities Likely to be in Financial Trouble


"Expect more U.S. cities to face bankruptcy like Detroit, former New York Lieutenant Gov. Richard Ravitch told CNBC’s “Street Signs” Thursday.  “There are many more [cities] tha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 05:26
Taggar: bank, investment, market

China Shadow Banking Fears


"Concerns about shadow banking in China are overblown, the chairman of China Investment Corporation (CIC) which is responsible for managing some of the country’s massive currency reserves, told C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 05:19
Taggar: bank, currency, financial, investment, rate

CySEC Replies to Forex Magnates? Questions About Employees Certification Exams 2014


"Many employees working in a Cyprus Investment Firm are required to get certified by CySEC in order to practice their working duties diligently, our reporters have obtained useful commentary to the par..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 02:38
Taggar: investment, report

GBP/USD ? British GDP Steady But Pound Loses Ground


"The British pound has reversed direction on Thursday and lost ground, wiping out most of the gains from Wednesday. In the North American session, GBP/USD is trading in the mid-168 range. On the releas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-22 17:32
Taggar: investment, pound, trading

UK Growth Confirmed at 0.8 Percent in Q1


"The UK economy grew by 0.8% in the first three months of 2014, official figures have confirmed, as households spent more and firms lifted investment. The latest figures confirm the initial estimate fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-22 16:07
Taggar: economy, investment

Canada Binary Options Alerts: BCSC Warns of TradeQuicker, & TradeRush Warned of by FCAA


"BCSC has added TradeQuicker.com to their investment caution list, urging BC residents to exercise extreme caution, same day the Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority (FCAA) of Saskatchewan warns of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-22 14:32
Taggar: financial, investment

RBA Signals it will Keep Interest Rates Steady


"Australia?s central bank signaled it will keep interest rates low for some time as inflation is contained and the economy adjusts to fewer resource projects. ?Overall growth in coming quarters was lik..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-20 07:24
Taggar: bank, economy, inflation, investment, rate

Political Conflict Doesn?t Help Thailand


"Thailand’s economy shrank in the first quarter of the year as the political struggle affected businesses at home and deterred foreign investors. Gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 2.1% i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 09:37
Taggar: economy, investment

Japanese Business Investment to Remain Solid


"A record surge in Japan’s machinery orders in March to a six-year high suggests Japanese business investment may remain solid even after a sales tax increase seen as a major test for the pro-gro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 08:30
Taggar: investment

Thai Economy Suffers Large Contraction


"Thailand’s economy suffered a larger contraction than most economists expected in the first quarter of 2014, due in large part to a political crisis that has restrained government investment and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 07:50
Taggar: economy, investment

Private Demand Growth in Japan is Rising


"Japan’s core machinery orders soared 19.1 percent on month in March, a sign that corporate Japan is turning more positive on business investment, data on Monday showed. The rise in machinery ord..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 02:58
Taggar: investment, rate

Asian Currencies Higher as Rupee Surges


"India?s rupee and Indonesia?s rupiah led a third weekly advance in Asian currencies on speculation political developments in the two nations will spur investment. The rupee headed for the biggest week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-16 09:32
Taggar: currencies, investment

Gold at $1298 on Solid U.S. Data


"Gold struggled below $1,300 an ounce on Friday as U.S. jobs and factory data indicated brighter prospects for the economy, hurting the metal’s appeal as an investment hedge. Spot gold was little..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-16 06:21
Taggar: economy, gold, investment

Russia Growth Stalls At 0.9 Percent in Q1


"Russia’s economy slowed sharply in the first three months of 2014 as the Ukraine crisis slammed business confidence and investment. Official Russian statistics showed gross domestic product grew..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-15 19:20
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Japan?s Economy Accelerates


"Japan?s economy grew at the fastest pace since 2011 in the first quarter as companies stepped up investment and consumers splurged before the first sales-tax rise in 17 years last month. Gross domesti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-15 09:48
Taggar: economy, investment

Japan?s Economy Grows Most in Two Years


"Japan’s economy clocked its fastest pace of growth in more than two years in the first quarter as consumer spending jumped and business investment turned surprisingly strong in a sign of confide..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-15 09:01
Taggar: economy, investment

Why Long-end Bonds aren?t Seeing Higher Yields


"Hand-wringing over expectations long-end bond yields would rise as the U.S. Federal Reserve tapered its asset purchases appears to have come to naught, with yields actually lower and some analysts now..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-15 08:04
Taggar: investment, market

Gold Above $1293 on Escalating Violence in Ukraine


"Platinum and palladium retained on Wednesday sharp gains made overnight on worries that increasing labor tensions in major producer South Africa could hurt supply, while gold edged up on escalating vi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-14 04:48
Taggar: gold, investment

US Secretary Complaints About Yuan Exchange Rate Controls


"The U.S. treasury secretary pressed China on Tuesday to ease exchange rate controls and lower barriers to trade and investment. Beijing in March widened the narrow band in which it allows its yuan to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-13 16:41
Taggar: dollar, investment, rate

CAD Unchanged After Chinese Data Confirms Slowdown


"The Canadian dollar was little changed against the greenback on Tuesday, held back by disappointing Chinese data, as a lack of domestic economic news left the currency searching for direction. Data ov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-13 16:19
Taggar: consumption, currency, dollar, investment, market, point

China?s Slowdown Deepens


"China’s economic slowdown deepened with unexpected decelerations in industrial-output and investment growth and a decline in home sales, testing policy makers? reluctance to step up monetary sti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-13 15:19
Taggar: home sales, investment

Tuesday Marked by U.S.-Sino Data Releases and a Restrictive Australian Budget


"China released retail sales, industrial production and business investment.   Japanese money growth slowed to a 12-month low. U.S. retail sales, import prices, small business sentiment, busi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-13 12:35
Taggar: industrial production, investment, market, report, retail sales

Gold Forecasted to End Week Below $1,300


"Gold prices are higher Friday morning with investors seeking the safe-haven investment amid sluggish global equities and concerns about Ukraine . Gold futures for June are up USD6.00 or 0.47% at USD1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-09 16:38
Taggar: gold, investment, report

China Reaffirms Pledge To Reform Capital Markets


"China pledged on Friday to push ahead with a broad range of capital market reforms as it seeks to encourage more efficient capital allocation, increase foreign investment and improve transparency of i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-09 16:29
Taggar: investment, market

Gold Falls to $1289 on Fed Stimulus Outlook


"Gold futures fell the most in three weeks on speculation that the Federal Reserve will further curb monetary stimulus as the U.S. economy recovers, crimping demand for the metal as an alternative inve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-08 03:50
Taggar: economy, gold, investment

Pimco Adds Emerging Markets to its List of Losses


"Betting on emerging markets has led to losses for many over the past year – but among big investors few got the timing of their wagers as wrong as Pacific Investment Management Co, the giant bon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-07 16:06
Taggar: investment, market, oil

Greece Biggest Bank Confident on Economic Recovery


"Greece is finally emerging from its deflationary six-year recession and the odds are in favor of not just an economic recovery but also solid investment returns ahead, the CEO of the country’s l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-07 16:01
Taggar: bank, investment

Japanese PM Aims to Reform Corporate Tax To Attract Foreign Investment


"Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressed his determination to reform Japan’s corporate tax system at a seminar in London on Thursday, calling for foreign investment in the country. Abe said..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 15:45
Taggar: investment, rate

Ukraine Still Attracting Oil Investment Despite Turmoil


"Simmering conflict with Russia has not stopped a number of U.S. and European energy giants from recently investing or exploring investments in Ukraine’s fledgling energy sector, according to a f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 15:30
Taggar: investment

Swissquote Announces Partnership with Switzerland?s 5th Largest Retail Bank PostFinance


"Swissquote will leverage its trading platform to the bank’s retail customers as the financial services unit of Swiss Post will acquire a 5% equity investment in Swissquote after a capital increa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 09:05
Taggar: bank, financial, investment, leverage, trading

U.S. Business Spending Slumps


"The harsh winter sent a chill through the U.S. economy in the first quarter as slumps in business investment and home construction stalled growth. Gross domestic product grew at a 0.1 percent annualiz..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-01 07:31
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Witch-hunt Towards Non-US Brokers Continues ? CFTC Obtains Injunction Against Halifax Investment Services


"Australia based Halifax Investment Services has been shown the red card by the financial regulator in the US. The CFTC has reported that it has obtained a permanent injunction against the FX brokerage..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-25 19:16
Taggar: financial, investment, report

Gold Hovers Near Lows around $1283 as Equities Rally


"Gold was little changed on Thursday, hovering near the weakest in more than two months, as a rally in equities dimmed its appeal as an alternative investment and jewellers looked for prices to fall fu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-24 03:39
Taggar: gold, investment, market

BOJ Says 90% of Japanese Banks Increased Risky Assets After QE


"Over 90 percent of Japanese banks have increased loans and investment in riskier assets in the past year, the Bank of Japan said on Wednesday, suggesting that the wall of money it is pumping out is sp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 17:32
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, investment, market

China Opens 80 Projects to Private Investment


"China will allow private investment in 80 projects spanning the energy, information and infrastructure sectors as part of reforms to increase privatization, Premier Li Keqiang said on Wednesday. The 8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 17:17
Taggar: investment, market, oil

Gold Lower at $1284 as Investors Exit Bullion Funds


"Gold extended losses for a fourth straight day on Tuesday as outflows from physical gold funds pointed to weak investment appetite, though a retreat in the dollar took some pressure off prices. The me..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 02:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment, market, point

USD/CAD at 1.10 as BoC Signals Slow Export Growth


"The Canadian dollar touched the lowest level in more than a week after the Bank of Canada said its next move on interest rates could be up or down as a forecast pickup in business investment has been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-17 03:36
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, investment, market, rate

CAD Lower As Central Bank Maintains Neutral Bias


"The Canadian dollar touched its lowest point in over a week after the Bank of Canada maintained a neutral bias on interest rates and said a forecast pickup in business investment has been slow to mate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-16 18:11
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, investment, market, point, rate

FSMA Warns That Binary Options Provider BFXoption.com is Not Authorized in Belgium


"The Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) of Belgium has alerted the public last week that the company BFXoption is not regulated nor authorized to provide investment services in or from Bel..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-14 19:45
Taggar: financial, investment, market

Lira Weakens As Moody?s Lowers Turkey?s Outlook


"Turkey’s lira weakened the most in three weeks, while bonds and stocks fell, as Moody’s Investors Services lowered the nation’s credit-rating outlook to negative 11 months after upgr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-11 11:51
Taggar: investment, market

China To Boost Hong Kong Stock Market Ties


"China is boosting stock market ties with Hong Kong with new measures allowing cross-border stock investment between Hong Kong and Shanghai. China’s regulator said it would allow mainland investo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-10 17:51
Taggar: investment, market, share, shares

US Fed Says Banks Need Additional $68 Billion To Be Safe


"Banks will have to come up with more money to prove to regulators they’re safe. Others may still not be convinced. U.S. bank regulators on Tuesday officially upped the amount of excess assets th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-09 16:40
Taggar: bank, investment, market

Australia?s Oil And Gas Sector Failing To Launch


"The “clock is ticking” for Australia to address the explosive costs and inadequate productivity impeding its oil and gas sector or it risks losing out on $180 billion in fresh investment o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-09 03:40
Taggar: investment, market, oil

Pete Sinisgalli Appointed New CEO at Eze Software Group, Succeeding Tom Gavin


"Eze Software Group, a global provider of investment technology across all asset-classes, has announced the appointment of Pete Sinisgalli as its new CEO, succeeding Tom Gavin after nine years in the r..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 18:19
Taggar: investment, point

Fed gives Banks 2 Years To Meet Volcker Rule


"The Federal Reserve granted a fresh concession to banks that are subject to the Volcker rule on Monday, giving them two more years to offload their holdings in collateralized loan obligations to compl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 03:25
Taggar: bank, investment, market, trading

Larry Summers Says Global Leaders Need To Spend


"Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers has urged global leaders to form a global growth strategy to combat economic stagnation and has called upon the U.S. government to ramp up investment expen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-07 15:44
Taggar: bank, finance, financial, investment, market, rate

AUD Resilience Confuses Investors


"The resilience in the Australian dollar in recent times may have confused some investors, given worries over the health of China – Australia’s largest trading partner – but investmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-02 16:19
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, investment, market, trading

Forex Window Dressing Makes Price Action Interesting


"Capital markets is about to sign off on Q1, a quarter really not worth remembering, and embrace Q2, a quarter jammed packed with fundamental and event risk that should be capable of stirring up a few..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-31 12:50
Taggar: forex, investment, market

Foreign Investments Leaving Japan As Japanese Stocks Tank


"In just one quarter, the developed world’s biggest stock rally has given way to its worst slump. Japan’s Topix index, up 51 percent last year, fell 8.9 percent this quarter through March 2..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-31 03:51
Taggar: investment, market

Japan Unemployment Rase Dropped to 3.6 Percent in February


"Japan’s unemployment rate improved to 3.6 percent in February from 3.7 percent the previous month, government data showed Friday, indicating an expansion in corporate profits has prompted compan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 16:35
Taggar: bank, employment, investment, market, profit, rate

China Reassures Markets It Is Ready To Act if Needed


"China’s premier, Li Keqiang, has sought to reassure jittery global investors that Beijing is ready to support the cooling economy, saying the government has the necessary policies in place and w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 16:01
Taggar: economy, financial, investment, market

Chinese Slowdown and Credit Crunch Could Hurt Yuan?s Rise For Convertibility


"Turbulence in Chinese financial markets, reflecting growing worries about investing in the country’s assets, could slow the yuan’s rapid emergence as a major international currency. Over t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 16:50
Taggar: currency, financial, investment, market

Exclusive: CurrentDesk Lands First Round of Outside Funding as it Eyes Client Growth


"CurrentDesk, a provider of broker risk management and client servicing software has completed its first funding round from outside investors. The deal was advised with support from investment bank Ber..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 14:55
Taggar: bank, investment

Fin Min English: NZD Level Too High


"New Zealand’s dollar, the best-performing major currency this year, is too strong and this poses a challenge for the nation’s exporters, according to Finance Minister Bill English. “..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 11:11
Taggar: currency, dollar, finance, investment, market

Russia Could Enforce Capital Controls To Stop Outflows


"As the scale of funds being pulled out of Russia became clearer this week, market speculation has increased that the government may have to impose some form of capital control to halt the flight of in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 16:00
Taggar: investment, market

S&P Downgrades Brazil To BBB Minus


"Standard & Poor’s cut Brazil’s sovereign debt rating closer to speculative territory on Monday in a blow to President Dilma Rousseff, whose efforts to stir the economy from a years-lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 15:55
Taggar: economy, finance, investment, market

S&P cuts Brazil credit rating, but stay within Investment Grade at BBB-


"The post S&P cuts Brazil credit rating, but stay within Investment Grade at BBB- appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 03:13
Taggar: investment, market

Tradency ? The First Copy Trading Platform Provider Regulated by the JFSA


"The company was notified by the Japanese Financial Services Agency that its application for investment advisory business registration has been approved and it will be receiving its license shortly. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 00:01
Taggar: financial, investment

Exclusive: Turkey?s Largest Investment Bank, IS Investment, Integrates Tradable?s Fx Platform


"IS Investment, Turkey?s largest operating investment bank, has announced the official launch of a strategic partnership with Tradable at the upcoming FX Conference in Turkey, hosted by Forex Magnates..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-24 11:00
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, rate

Asian Stocks Mostly Higher Ahead Of HSBC Chinese PMI


"Asian stocks rose, with the regional benchmark index paring last week’s losses, as Japanese markets reopened ahead of a private gauge of factory production in China. Japan’s Topix (TPX) in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-24 03:13
Taggar: bank, investment, market

Japan?s Investment in China Drops 43 Percent YoY


"Japan’s direct investment to China in January and February shrank 43.6 percent from a year ago while overall foreign investment rose 10.4 percent, Chinese government data showed Tuesday, underli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-19 17:05
Taggar: investment, market

US Current Account Deficit Narrows To 14 Year Low


"The U.S. current account deficit tumbled to a 14-year low in the fourth quarter as exports touched a record high, a government report showed on Wednesday. The Commerce Department said the current acco..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-19 17:00
Taggar: investment, market, report

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey: No Further Interest Rate Hike Now


"Excessive inflation, fed in part by selling pressure on the lira, a big current account deficit, and lessening investor ease with emerging market investments prompted a “strong and front-loaded..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-18 15:47
Taggar: inflation, investment, market, point, rate

European Trade Relationship With Russia Makes Deeper Sanctions Unlikely


"The EU and US could seek to isolate Russia by severing diplomatic links and military dialogue. Another option might be to attempt to remove Russia from international bodies such as the World Trade Org..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-18 15:38
Taggar: bank, investment, market

Economic Implications of Crimea?s Vote


"As Crimean leaders move forward with their all-but-certain plans to join Russia, the fallout could ultimately affect economic growth, trade, investment and energy supplies. Sanctions: Western powers m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-17 15:29
Taggar: investment, market

Asian Traders Brace For Busy Week


"A busy week ahead starts with Asian markets digesting key weekend events: A widening in the Chinese yuan’s trading band and exit polls showing Crimea has voted to join Russia in a move that coul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-17 03:21
Taggar: investment, market, trading

Canada Becomes a Creditor Nation


"For the first time in at least nine decades, Canada has more assets abroad than foreigners have here. These include direct investments, stocks, foreign currency reserves and the like. Statistics Canad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 19:12
Taggar: currency, foreign currency, investment, market, report

Chinese Premier Li Readies Economic Reforms, Stimulus


"China’s weakest start to a year for investment growth since 2001 and unexpectedly slow industrial production add pressure for economic stimulus, just as Premier Li Keqiang signals he wants to av..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 03:45
Taggar: industrial production, investment, market

French Regulators? Give Forex Trading a Double Dip Warning


"French regulatory authorities issued two warning notices to investors and service providers. The financial and advertisjng watchdogs where waving their anti-FX agenda. The two warnings issued independ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 02:35
Taggar: financial, fx trading, investment, leverage, trading

JPMorgan Now Owns Above 4% of Plus500, Eyes Voting Rights?


"As insiders have been cashing out, investment and brokerage arms of JP Morgan have been acquiring Plus500 shares holdings after the company?s impressive Q4 metrics that have been released back in Febr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-13 14:46
Taggar: investment, share, shares

Japan Government Task Force Wants Corporate Tax Cuts


"A government tax panel task force called Wednesday for a corporate tax cut in an attempt to boost foreign investment in Japan despite budgetary constraints, according to a statement presented by its c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 22:00
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Corporate Japan Sentiment Rises in First Quarter


"Sentiment at large Japanese companies in the January-March period rose to a record high, but they are wary of the economic outlook as a planned sales tax hike in April may choke consumption and invest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 17:16
Taggar: consumption, investment, market, rate

PIMCO Reduce Treasuries Holdings On Fed Taper Outlook


"Bill Gross, who runs the world’s biggest bond fund at Pacific Investment Management Co., cut holdings of Treasuries and U.S. government debt in February as turmoil in Ukraine fueled haven demand..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 03:48
Taggar: investment, market, oil

GAIN Ramps-up Listed Offering with Expansion into Futures & Agricultural Options


"Consolidation in the financial services sector continues with the announcement by GAIN Capital (GAIN) of a majority investment in two futures brokers. GAIN has taken a 55% stake in the two companies..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 00:08
Taggar: announcement, brokers, financial, investment, market

China Could End Interest Rate Control in Two Years


"China is likely to ease controls on interest rates paid on bank savings within two years and will allow wider use of its tightly controlled currency for trade and investment, the central bank governor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 17:07
Taggar: bank, currency, economy, investment, market, rate

Going Global: Tullett Prebon Opens New Alternative Investments Office In Dubai


"Tullett Prebon has announced the opening of an office in Dubai, along with the appointment of Gahtan Vahidy as the Head of Alternative Investments in a bid to increase exposure in the Middle East. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 14:22
Taggar: investment, point

BoJ Kuroda Gives Yen A Green Light


"Capital Markets are stuck between geo-political tension and economic event risk, between what’s happening to the developed and developing markets, or what is otherwise know as “a dead zone..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 12:50
Taggar: bank, investment, market

Japan $1.2 Trillion Pension Fund Could Increase Stock Market Investment


"News this week suggesting Japan’s $1.26 trillion public pension fund could shift more money into stocks and risky assets overseas should bolster the Nikkei stock index and underpin yen weakness..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-07 17:06
Taggar: investment, market

Goldman Sachs Enlists Kayhan Mirza as Global Head of Foreign Exchange from JP Morgan


"The global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services, including Forex, has appointed the ex-JP Morgan Head of Foreign Exchange to r..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-06 22:05
Taggar: bank, financial, foreign exchange, forex, investment, point

Australian Consumers Making a Comeback


"Australia’s economy picked up pace last quarter as surging resource exports and a revival in consumption offset weakness in business spending — a sign it was weathering a slowdown in a onc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-05 05:37
Taggar: consumption, dollar, economy, investment, market, rate

Australia?s Economy Grows a solid 0.8%


"Australia’s economy grew a solid 0.8 percent last quarter as a surge in resource exports and a pick up in consumer spending helped offset a sharp pullback in business investment, an upbeat repor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-05 04:23
Taggar: dollar, economy, investment, market, report

Physical Demand Driving Gold Growth


"Demand for physical gold out of China and other emerging markets has become the key driver of bullion prices, according to HSBC, as the rampant outflows from exchange traded funds (ETF) seen last year..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-05 02:11
Taggar: bull, gold, investment, market

El-Erian Says Corporations Prefer Buy-Backs to New Investments


"Mohamed El-Erian writing for the Guardian Those looking for ways to reduce the risks of inadequate growth agree that, of all possible solutions, increased business investment can make the biggest diff..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-04 20:15
Taggar: financial, investment, market

Gold at $1350 on Demand for Safe Assets


"Gold settled more than 2 percent higher on Monday as escalating tensions between Ukraine and Russia bolstered demand for assets perceived to be relatively safe, hitting riskier investments such as equ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-04 02:17
Taggar: currencies, gold, investment, market

Japan Business Investment Rises in Q4


"Capital spending by Japanese companies rose for the third straight quarter during the October-December period, as growth in corporate profits on the back of the yen’s slide prompted the corporat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 21:51
Taggar: financial, investment, market, profit, rate

Hedge Funds Target Spanish Real Estate Investments


"George Soros and John Paulson are taking major stakes in the flotation of a Spanish property group, reflecting an increasing confidence among investors in the eurozone periphery’s economic recov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 21:42
Taggar: investment, market, real estate

GBP/USD near 1.6750 after Business Investment Surge


"The pound advanced against the dollar as data showed a surge in business investment helped the British economy grow for a fourth straight quarter, boosting the allure of the U.K. currency. Sterling ro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 02:08
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, economy, investment, market, pound

Spain?s Growth in Q4 of 2013 Shows Recovery


"Spain’s economy grew between October and December as domestic demand and investments improved, data showed, adding to signs that its recovery from recession is slowly gaining traction. Gross dom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 17:25
Taggar: economy, investment, market

UK Confirms GDP Grew at 0.7 Percent in 2013 Q4


"Increased business investment helped to lift growth in the final three months of 2013, official figures have shown. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) confirmed that the economy grew by 0.7% in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 17:10
Taggar: economy, investment, market

ECB?s Mersch: Yuan May Challenge U.S. Dollar


"China?s renminbi might one day challenge the role of the U.S. dollar as the world?s leading reserve currency, European Central Bank Executive Board member Yves Mersch said. ?Having become an important..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 06:02
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, investment, market, trading

U.S. Dollar Higher Before Yellen Speaks


"The dollar was near a two-week high against a basket of its major peers before Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks today amid prospects the central bank will continue to scale down its bond purc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 05:48
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, investment, market

Emerging Markets Provide ?Fantastic Value? At Current Prices


"After months of fund outflows, emerging markets shouldn’t be treated like pariahs as they offer solid value, analysts said. “Emerging markets have really been beaten up a lot, probably a b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 03:37
Taggar: investment, market

Gold above $1340 on U.S. Economy Signs


"Gold futures climbed to the highest in almost 17 weeks on speculation that a sputtering U.S. economy will boost demand for the metal as an alternative investment. U.S. consumer confidence fell more th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 02:16
Taggar: consumer confidence, economy, gold, investment, market

ESMA Launches ?One-Stop Shop? for EU Regulatory Information


"Following directives published the EU Parliament in November 2010, the European Securities and Markets Authority announced the launch of what it calls a ?One-stop shop for EU regulated investment info..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 18:12
Taggar: investment, market

Australia Ready to Sign Trade Deal with Japan in April


"Australia’s trade minister on Monday expressed his readiness to strike a free trade deal with Japan in April and have it signed in July, when Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to vi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 17:49
Taggar: investment, market

New Italian PM Wins Confidence Vote


"Prime Minister Matteo Renzi won his first confidence vote in parliament, pledging to cut labour taxes, free up funds for investment in schools and pass wide institutional reforms to tackle Italy’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 17:21
Taggar: investment, market

ASIC Bans Forex FS From Offering Retail Managed Accounts For Ten Years


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has accepted an “enforceable undertaking” from the online FX broker after it violated its Managed Discretionary Account rules and promi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 10:38
Taggar: investment

CySEC Suspends Infina Investments? CIF License, under Suspicions of Lack of Compliance


"Forex Magnates investigates the recent suspensions of two Cypriot Investment Firms, announced by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, the newest belonging to InfinaInvestments.com a now-defu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 14:46
Taggar: forex, investment

Scotland to Gain Bond Issue Power in 2015


"The Scottish government will be given power to issue its own investment bonds, UK ministers have announced. The move will give the Holyrood administration an extra source of financing when it gets new..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 18:48
Taggar: investment, market

German Central Bank Warns Housing 25 Percent Overvalued


"Fears of a property bubble in the euro zone’s largest economy are mounting, with the German central bank warning that house prices in Germany have spiked in as many as 125 cities in the country..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 18:40
Taggar: bank, economy, finance, investment, market

MFSA Issues a Warning Against ?ABFX?


"The regulator warns against an Indian Forex Money Manager using the website alphabetafx.com which falsely claimed to be licensed by the Malta Financial Services Authority to provide investment service..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-19 20:58
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

Dynamo Integrates Eze Software Group?s OMS Trading And Operations Platform


"Global investment technologies provider Eze Software Group has announced the inclusion of Brazilian asset manager Dynamo Administração de Recursos LTDA to its order management system (OMS). Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-19 01:57
Taggar: investment

CySec Addresses FX Inconsistencies With EMIR Reporting, Temporary Lapses


"CySec has released a statement to Cyprus Investment Firms and UCITS Management Companies regarding the inconsistencies of EMIR regulatory matters with regards to fx, coupled with trade repository laps..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-18 20:39
Taggar: investment

China Limits Bank?s Off Balance Sheet Investments


"China’s central bank published rules on Thursday governing investment by wealth management products (WMPs) in the country’s bond market, in a move aimed at containing risks posed by banks&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 17:44
Taggar: bank, investment, market

Japan Machine Orders Fall 15.7 Percent in December


"Japan’s core private-sector machinery orders fell at their fastest pace in December, down a seasonally adjusted 15.7 percent on month, the government said Wednesday, casting a dark shadow on bus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 16:47
Taggar: investment, market

Citi Private Bank Teams With Charles River IMS, Consolidating Trading And Compliance


"Citi Private Bank, a leading player across all asset classes has integrated Charles River Investment Management Solutions (IMS), consolidating its global solutions, trading, and compliance operations..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 04:38
Taggar: bank, investment, rate, trading

Pimco Buys More Treasuries as Bonds Enjoy Best Start Since 2008


"Bill Gross, who runs the world?s biggest bond fund at Pacific Investment Management Co., raised holdings of Treasuries and government-related debt in January as the U.S. bond market had the best start..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-12 03:27
Taggar: investment, market

Mexican FinMin Says 5 Percent Growth Attainable


"Rapid growth, a manufacturing boom and key industries opening up to foreign involvement put Mexico in a position to be this decade’s China in terms of investment opportunity. Even the Federal Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 17:21
Taggar: economy, investment, market

U.K. Economy Starting to Show Positive Signs


"One of Britain’s top business lobbying organizations has upped its economic forecasts for the U.K., arguing that growth will be boosted by a hike in business investment and exports. The CBI (Con..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 10:25
Taggar: economy, investment, market

CBI: U.K. Economy to Grow 2.6% in 2014


"The U.K. economy is forecast to grow 2.6% this year, supported by an unemployment rate of 7% or below throughout the whole 12 months and an increase in business investment, the Confederation of Britis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 10:16
Taggar: economy, employment, investment, market, rate

LiquidityFX By smartTrade Grows in Europe, Partners with Bank Vontobel


"The Switzerland based international investment bank will now offer its clients Forex trading (including spot, forward and swap) based on the French liquidity management system provider’s solutio..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 10:00
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trading, investment, trading

Mexico Expected To Continually Grow 5% ?For Decades?


"Rapid growth, a manufacturing boom and key industries opening up to foreign involvement put Mexico in a position to be this decade’s China in terms of investment opportunity. Even the Federal Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 03:15
Taggar: economy, investment, market

Advent?s Black Diamond Integrates TD Ameritrade?s Veo Trading Platform


"Advent Software, Inc., a global solutions and services provider for investment firms has announced an agreement to fortify its cloud-based Black Diamond platform with TD Ameritrade?s Veo trading platf..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-10 01:37
Taggar: investment, trading

Shinhan Investment Becomes Exclusive Provider of TradeStation in Korea


"Korean based, Shinhan Investment Corp., a leading multi-asset broker dealer has been selected as the chief promoter of TradeStation in Korea. The advanced trading platform will offer access to product..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-07 05:33
Taggar: investment, market, report, trading

Oil Money Fuel Mexico Credit Rating Higher


"Mexico?s credit rating was raised one level to A3 by Moody?s Investors Service, which cited moves to open up the energy industry to foreign investment and broaden sources of tax revenue. Mexico?s rati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-06 11:47
Taggar: investment, market, oil

ASIC Hands $15,000 Fine to Pershing Securities Australia Over Trade Confirmation Errors


"The Bank of New York Mellon Subsidiary operating the Pershing brand had one of its business lines handed a tiny fine by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission over errors related to ASX t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-03 14:04
Taggar: bank, investment

Mind Your Tweets


"A New York based celebrity money manager was fined $100,000 by the Securities and Exchange Commission for promoting his fund on Twitter by selectively highlighting past performance of his investment a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-02 15:19
Taggar: investment

Mind Your Tweets ? SEC Slaps a $100K Penalty on Misleading Social Media Posts


"A New York based celebrity money manager was fined $100,000 by the Securities and Exchange Commission for promoting his fund on Twitter by selectively highlighting past performance of his investment a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-02 15:19
Taggar: investment

Can the Global Economy Handle Fed Tapering?


"Being in unchartered waters, that’s a matter that remains to be answered in the months ahead.  Given the high level of uncertainty, it’s not surprising for the investment community to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-30 20:06
Taggar: investment, market

FXDD Hit With ?25,000 Fine From Malta Financial Regulators


"The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has announced this week that it has fined forex broker FXDD ?25,000 for breach of rules in their framework for investment services provider (ISP). Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-30 11:30
Taggar: financial, forex, fxdd, investment

CySEC Asks CIFs For Customer Data as New Risk-Based Supervision In Development


"The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission has today requested Cypriot Investment Firms (CIFs) to provide certain customer metrics, as the regulator announces a new risk-based supervisory framework..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-29 20:10
Taggar: investment

ITRS Group Launches Geneos, An Advanced Real-Time FX And Asset Monitoring Interface For Murex


"ITRS Group, a global provider of investment banks, currency exchanges, and brokers has released its Geneos interface, a monitoring interface for Murex, a provider of fx and asset trading solutions. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-28 02:10
Taggar: bank, brokers, currency, investment, trading

Belgium Regulator FSMA Warns of ForexTrada.com Not Authorised Investment Firm in Country


"The Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) which oversees Financial Markets in Belgium has issued a warning to investors that the company Forex Trada is not authorised in Belgium to offer inv..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-22 11:45
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market

Belgium Regulator FSMA Warns of ForexTrada.com Not Authorised Investment Firm


"The Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) which oversees Financial Markets in Belgium has issued a warning to investors that the company Forex Trada is not authorised in Belgium to offer inv..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-22 11:45
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market

Belgium Regulator FSMA Warns of ForexTrada.com Not Authorized Investment Firm


"The Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) which oversees Financial Markets in Belgium has issued a warning to investors that the company Forex Trada is not authorised in Belgium to offer inv..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-22 11:45
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market

CITIC Invests In U.S. Asset Management Fund Set Up By Former FX Concepts Executives


"CITIC Capital Holdings Ltd., a Chinese investment company has backed a U.S.-based asset management fund set up by former executives of FX Concepts, one of North America?s largest former forex hedge fu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-16 05:57
Taggar: forex, investment

Saxo Bank Launches Mini-Hang Seng Options Offering To Clients


"Saxo Bank has announced a new initiative that will grant its clients access to Mini-Hang Seng Index (HSI) Options, fortifying an already robust array of options investments, via to a company statement..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-15 04:51
Taggar: bank, investment

CySEC Refuses CIF License to Stardor Limited Who Runs Shortoption.com


"Cypriot financial regulator, the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, has announced that Stardor Limited has been refused as a Cyprus Investment Firm due to incoherent information about the firm..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-10 23:20
Taggar: financial, investment, share

LME?s Asian Strategy Kicks-in With Approval of 1st Chinese Owned Ring Dealing Member


"The London Metal Exchange has announced the approval of GF Financial Markets, the first Chinese owned ring dealing member Company. The moves come on the back of HKEx?s investment in the exchange as pa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-08 22:40
Taggar: financial, investment, market, rate

Financial Spread Betting Still Hanging in There


"Financial spread betting, a genuine investment product for the UK investor has recently come into the limelight for the wrong reasons, client numbers in decline and the possibility of a chargeable tax..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-08 09:48
Taggar: financial, investment, spread

Alpari, FXCM and Plus500 Increased UK Market Share Despite Contraction in 2013


"A Leveraged Trading Report for 2013 by Investment Trends based on a study of 13,185 British investors, came up with interesting findings about the UK’s Spread Betting, FX and CFD Markets for the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-01 15:41
Taggar: investment, leverage, market, report, spread, trading

Cresco FX to Execute FX Order-Flow for New VATAS Fund Targeting $500M AUM


"Regulated in Malta as a Category 2 Investment Services provider, the latest entry of the firm into the execution brokerage space for funds becomes accelerated with the latest deal to execute FX order..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-23 19:37
Taggar: investment, rate

Ex-Currency Trader Jailed in Australia After Nearly Five-Year Case Comes To An End


"Krishnan Rasaratnam, formerly of Strategic Alternative Investments (SAI), sentenced to 3 years and 3 months today, after pleading guilty in 2011 following a case started in 2009, involving currency tr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-23 11:30
Taggar: currency, currency trading, investment, rate, trading

Exclusive: Trade.com Enters a Partnership with Romanian Dorinvest SA


"In a letter to clients, Cypriot regulated Safecap Investments, has announced to its Trade.com clients that it was entering a partnership with Dorinvest SA, a Romanian licensed broker, transferring the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-23 09:46
Taggar: investment

Trade.com Enters a Partnership with Romanian Dorinvest SA


"In a letter to clients, Cypriot regulated Safecap Investments, has announced to its Trade.com clients that it was entering a partnership with Dorinvest SA, a Romanian licensed broker, transferring the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-23 09:46
Taggar: investment

France?s AMF Adds Three Firms to its Forex Warning List, Now 23 Unauthorised In Total


"AFM and ACP adds 3 firms to its forex warning list bringing the latest total to twenty three by adding: itcfx.com Investment Formula Corporation, integralbroker.com IB International Ltd, and motionfor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-17 18:46
Taggar: forex, investment

ADS Securities Opens Hong Kong Office, Promotes Desmond Yeo Managing Director


"The Abu-Dhabi based Financial Investment Company,regulated by the central bank of the UAE, has extended its regulatory jurisdictions into Hong Kong with a new office under the subsidiary ADS Securitie..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-16 11:50
Taggar: bank, financial, investment

ADS Securities Opens Hong Kong Office, MD Desmond Yeo to Oversee Asian Business


"The Abu-Dhabi based Financial Investment Company,regulated by the central bank of the UAE, has extended its regulatory jurisdictions into Hong Kong with a new office under the subsidiary ADS Securitie..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-16 11:50
Taggar: bank, financial, investment

Invast Securities Reveals M&A CyberAgent Deal, Generates ?2,244,000 Profit


"Japanese FX firm Invast Securities has today announced corporate partition with CyberAgent FX, and has sold investment securities resulting in an what it considers to be an extraordinary profit of ?2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-13 10:44
Taggar: investment, profit, rate

Commodity Pool Operator Dips Into Customer?s Funds Via Loan, CFTC Alleges in Filed Complaint


"CFTC Alleges Alexander Glytenko of Direct Investment Products (DIP) solicited 761 investors for $3.9M and then misappropriated customers funds via a $464,000 personal loan against the CPO pool that ha..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-12 22:56
Taggar: investment

Don?t Count on Across-the-Board Strength from Reduced Fed Asset Purchases


"The Fed has floated several “tapering” balloons since last spring.  The eventuality of lessening quantitative monetary stimulus has been on the table for over seven months, plenty eno..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-12 20:50
Taggar: dollar, investment

Digital Wallet Startup, Coinbase Secures $25 Million in VC Funds


"In a move showing great confidence in the success of the Bitcoin ecosystem, VC funds led by Andreessen Horowitz now raised the total investment in coinbase to $31 Million. Read more … [visit sit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-12 16:56
Taggar: investment

Plus500 CEO, Gal Haber Talks Share Price and Litecoin Trading


"Plus500, the CFD broker, has been making headlines recently. The company went public in July of this year with an IPO on the London Stock Exchange?s Alternative Investment Market (AIM) and its shares..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-11 18:25
Taggar: investment, market, share, shares, trading

CFTC Orders Australian Schemers to Pay $192 Million in Fines and Restitution


"US financial regulator slams unregulated money manager for dealing in Forex fund management. CFTC awaded civil monetary penalties of more than $192 million against Defendants Senen Pousa and Investmen..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-09 20:50
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

Bank of Canada Deems Substantial Monetary Policy Stimulus Still Appropriate


"Canada’s overnight money target has been 1.0% since a sequence of three 25-basis point hikes in June, July and September of 2010.  Today policy statement notes a stronger-than-assumed housi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-04 17:47
Taggar: investment, oil, point

Physicist Hedge Fund Guru Dr. Richard Bateson Leaves Man Group, to Head New Venture as CEO


"A senior hedge fund manager departs his post at one of the largest providers, in order to run a new venture as CEO of a quantitatively driven boutique asset manager London Quantitative Investments reg..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-04 15:14
Taggar: investment

FCA Pressed to Disclose More about FX Rate Manipulation Investigation


"The association for the Investment Management industry in the U.K. is petitioning the regulator to release additional information on its investigation into major banks allegedly rigging FX benchmark r..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-03 18:18
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

UK Government Approves £4 Billion Oil Field Investment


"A £4bn investment in a major oil field off Shetland has been given the go-ahead. The Kraken field, which is estimated to contain nearly 140m barrels of oil, is majority-owned by Aberdeen-based EnQuest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-15 16:43
Taggar: investment, market, oil

A Mixed Bag of GDP Figures and Leaked Yellen Testimony


"Japanese GDP expanded 1.9% at an annualized rate between 2Q and 3Q, down from 3.8% in the second quarter but a shade stronger than expected.  The GDP price deflator was 0.3% lower than a year ear..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-14 14:36
Taggar: consumption, investment, rate

?Abenomics? Bashers Delight As Japan?s GDP Growth Slows


"Japan?s economy slowed for the second straight quarter as weaker consumer spending and a decline in export growth outweighed a strengthening in real estate investment. Gross domestic product rose an a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-14 03:43
Taggar: economy, investment, market, real estate, report

GETCO M&A Brings In $128m Net Gain As KCG Releases Amendment To Q3 Earnings


"KCG Holdings has today released an amendment to its previously posted figures for Q3 of 2013, to include the non-cash net gain of $128 million resulting from GETCO’s investment in the company in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-13 10:51
Taggar: investment

Reforms May Pull China Growth Down To 7%


"China will cut its growth target to 7 percent next year in a sign of the government’s determination to push through structural reforms and steer the economy on to a more sustainable path, one of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 03:20
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, market

Japan?s Current Account Surplus Rises in First Half of 2013


"Japan’s current account surplus rose in the first six months of fiscal 2013, the first expansion in six half-year periods, as growth in direct investment income outweighed a trade deficit trigge..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 17:59
Taggar: investment, market

China Data Reassured Markets


"China entered the fourth quarter on a stronger-than-expected footing, according to a flurry of data released over the weekend, with the world’s number two economy appearing to defy expectations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 17:47
Taggar: economy, industrial production, investment, market, retail sales

EU and US Begin Second Round of Trade Talks


"The EU and US are to begin a second round of negotiations towards creating the world’s biggest free-trade deal. Talks on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) had been set fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 17:38
Taggar: investment, market

China?s 3rd Plenum Closely Watched By Market Players


"The Chinese leadership confab that opened over the weekend could be a game-changer for investors willing to gamble on how policy changes might affect the country?s stock market. While Beijing has been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 07:15
Taggar: investment, market

Improving Economic Data Gives Xi Scope For Greater Reforms


"China?s economy entered the final quarter of 2013 with an acceleration in manufacturing and exports, momentum that offered confidence to Communist leaders gathering to determine policy shifts for the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 03:27
Taggar: economy, investment, market

Nissan CEO Would Reconsider Business Strategy if UK Exits EU


"Nissan will reconsider its investment in the UK if Britain leaves the European Union, chief executive Carlos Ghosn has told the BBC. He was speaking in Sunderland, where Nissan employs 6,500 workers..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-08 15:54
Taggar: investment, market, rate

AUD/USD ? NFP Uncertainty Trumps Bearish RBA Statement


"Aussie Dollar traded lower this morning following the release of RBA Monetary Policy Statement. In it RBA lowered 2014 growth forecast, citing reduced mining investments for reason of decline growth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-08 08:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bear, dollar, dollar trade, investment, market, rate

Reserve Bank of Australia Expresses Greater Concern about the Aussie Dollar than Before


"For some time, Australian monetary officials have asserted that the A-dollar is more elevated than economic fundamentals justify now that the terms of trade has peaked and the burst in investment-sect..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 18:28
Taggar: bank, dollar, investment

Gold Down on Strong Dollar And Lower Metal Demand


"Gold traded near a two-week low in New York as a strengthened dollar cut demand for an alternative investment and on speculation physical buying slowed. Platinum was little changed as a mine strike in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 16:32
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment, market

Gold Rises As USD Drops


"Gold futures rose as the dollar?s decline boosted demand for the metal as an alternative investment. Platinum climbed on South African supply concerns amid labor turmoil. The greenback snapped the lon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 18:59
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment, market, oil

US Business Spending Was Hit by Political Shutdown


"Orders for a wide range of U.S.-made capital goods sank more than previously estimated in September, a sign companies cut their investment plans sharply as Washington hurtled to the brink of default..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 18:41
Taggar: investment, market

European Manufacturing Boost Euro ? ECB to Have Last Word


"World stock markets rose on Monday, with the S&P 500 poised to extend a four-week winning streak, while robust European manufacturing data helped the euro recover from a six-week low. At the same..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 18:32
Taggar: investment, market, report

A Virtual $27 Became A Very Real $880,000: The Accidental Fortune of Kristoffer Koch


"Norwegian student Kristoffer Koch invested $27 in March 2009 to buy 5,000 Bitcoins as part of a university thesis, subsequently forgetting that he had done so. Today, Mr. Koch’s tiny investment..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-03 12:54
Taggar: investment

Eyes to the East: Forex Magnates Examines Regulatory Surveillance in Asia


"Regulatory authorities step up their game this year with investments in automated systems for monitoring FX firms. Forex Magnates latest QIR examines automated regulation implementation in the APAC re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-03 10:00
Taggar: forex, investment

India Stock Market Sensex Hits Record Boosted by Foreign Investment


"India’s main stock index, the Sensex, has hit a record high, propelled by an increased inflow of foreign capital. The index reached 21,293.88 early on Friday, surpassing its previous high of 21..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 16:33
Taggar: investment, market

Pimco?s Gross: Tax Reform will help U.S. Economic Growth


"Bill Gross, co-founder and co-chief investment officer of bond giant Pimco, said Thursday that tax reform in the United States would improve the nation’s economic growth. “Growth depends o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 02:20
Taggar: investment, market

Obama to Focus on Attracting Investment Capital


"President Barack Obama is seeking to counter competition for investment from emerging economies by putting the federal government at the center of a coordinated campaign to bring new capital to the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-31 01:34
Taggar: investment, market

Gold Falls to 1345 as U.S. Dollar Lifts


"Gold futures declined from a five-week high as the dollar?s rally curbed demand for the metal as an alternative investment before Federal Reserve policy makers meet on U.S. monetary policy. The greenb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 02:17
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, investment, market

Gold Drops As Fed Meeting Starts


"Gold declined from a five-week high in New York as a stronger dollar curbed demand for an alternative investment before Federal Reserve policy makers meet to discuss monetary policy. The Bloomberg U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-29 16:50
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, gold, investment, market

US Durable Good Fall in September


"A gauge of U.S. business investment plans fell sharply in September in a possible sign companies shut their wallets out of concern a budget battle brewing in Washington would damage the economy. New o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-25 17:08
Taggar: economy, investment, market

Japan Hopes Domestic Demand Boosts Recovery


"Japanese industrial output is expected to have rebounded in September, fuelled by strong domestic demand and business investment, a Reuters poll showed, highlighting the strength of the economy as gov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-25 17:02
Taggar: economy, indicators, investment, market, real estate

Reserve Bank of Australia Confident on Growth


"Australia?s record-low interest rates, weaker currency and improving sentiment should help revive growth in industries outside resources, central bank Deputy Governor Philip Lowe said. ?A pick-up in n..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-24 17:10
Taggar: bank, currency, economy, investment, market, rate

CySEC Requests its Investment Firms to Provide Details Regarding Consolidated Structure


"The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission has informed Cyprus Investment Firms to complete a form by November 15 2013 as part of the regulators effort to supervise on a consolidated basis, aiding..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-24 13:51
Taggar: investment

Pepperstone IPO Chatter Getting Louder with Hiring of Berkshire Capital


"Chatter of possible Pepperstone IPO grew as the broker has contracted Berkshire Capital, a New York based investment bank that provides services to the Australian market through its local Sydney offic..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-23 11:01
Taggar: bank, investment, market

Angela Merkel In For Tough Negotiations to Achieve Coalition


"Leaders of Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) won a green light from their party to start coalition talks with Angela Merkel on Sunday, after promising to wring concessions from the chancellor on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-21 12:09
Taggar: investment, market

US Shutdown Debacle Will Hurt Money Flows


"The government shutdown and the last minute deal to avoid default have damaged the credibility of the U.S. as a haven for investment, according to Dennis Gartman, the founder of The Gartman Letter, wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-18 16:15
Taggar: investment, market

Australian Regulator Unfairly Slams-Down Forex Trading


"Australia?s main financial watchdog, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, issued a notification warning investors of the nature of foreign exchange trading. The notification comes aft..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-18 16:02
Taggar: financial, foreign exchange, investment, trading

China Growth Rebounds


"China?s economic growth accelerated for the first time in three quarters, as Premier Li Keqiang spurred factory output and investment to meet the government?s expansion goal for 2013. Gross domestic p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-18 08:01
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Pimco: Short-Term Australian Rates ?Lower for Even Longer?


"The Australian dollar?s strength as a consequence of global monetary policies may mean short-term Australian interest rates remain lower for longer, according to Pacific Investment Management Co. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-17 04:30
Taggar: aussie, dollar, investment, market, rate

China Looking to Europe for Reserves


"China?s agency that manages the nation?s $3.66 trillion of foreign-exchange reserves is looking to make more investments in European property, two people familiar with the situation said. The State Ad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-16 03:55
Taggar: foreign exchange, investment, market, real estate

India Wants To Join Bond Indexes To Spur Demand


"India is talking with JP Morgan and others to gain entry to benchmark indexes for emerging market debt in hopes of attracting billions of dollars in investment and may ease some restrictions on foreig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-11 08:04
Taggar: dollar, finance, investment, market

China May Warn US But Has Little Power to Break US Deadlock


"As Congress drags its feet against a looming deadline to increase the nation’s borrowing limit or risk default, China urged Washington this week to act quickly and ensure the safety of its U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 22:13
Taggar: economy, finance, investment

China May Warn US But Has Little Power to Break US Deadlock


"As Congress drags its feet against a looming deadline to increase the nation’s borrowing limit or risk default, China urged Washington this week to act quickly and ensure the safety of its U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 22:13
Taggar: economy, finance, investment

ETFs Hit Record AUM Topping $2.2 trillion


"Despite ongoing uncertainty in global financial markets, ETFs have topped a record high in investment inflows. According to an industry report, ETFs assets totalled $2.2 trillion at the end of Q3 2013..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 09:24
Taggar: financial, investment, market, report

At APEC, China and U.S. vow to work with countries to Boost Trade and Investment


"The U.S. and China both touted their partnership credentials to Asian leaders meeting in Bali as they vie for greater economic and strategic influence in a region where trade and growth potential rema..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 07:45
Taggar: investment, rate

World Bank cuts forecast for China Growth


"The World Bank lowered its 2013 and 2014 economic growth forecasts for China and most of developing East Asia on Monday, citing slower growth in the world’s most populous nation as well as weake..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-07 05:39
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, report

China Enters U.S. Shutdown Discussion


"The Chinese government has warned the U.S. that the government shutdown and prospect of Washington’s first ever default were threatening the value of its U.S. investments. In its first official..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-07 01:20
Taggar: finance, investment

Households Looking for Safety for their Money


"Five years after U.S. investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed, triggering a global financial crisis and shattering confidence worldwide, families in major countries around the world are still hunker..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-06 01:50
Taggar: analysis, bank, dollar, financial, investment

China Boost in Gold Demand Might Slow Down Next Year


"And 2013 looks set to be the first year in modern times when China will overtake India as the precious metal’s number one consumer, according to Thomson Reuters GFMS. It will also mark the first..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-04 16:54
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

Bank of Japan Stays the Course with no Modification


"Policymakers released a statement following a five hour 40 minute meeting over two days.  It reads almost identically to the one in September except that assessments of business fixed investment..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-04 16:03
Taggar: investment

In Contempt of the People


"In assessing investment opportunities, it’s unwise but not uncommon to compartmentalize economics and politics.  Sooner or later, the worlds of politics and economics converge especially in..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-03 21:09
Taggar: economy, foreign exchange, investment

Turkish Broker Ak Investment Launches Multi-Asset Trading in its True Form, TradeAll


"Leading Turkish brokerage firm, Ak Investment has reported the launch of its new trading platform, TradeAll. The new solution which is powered by PFSOFT offers users a complete multi asset trading sol..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-02 18:16
Taggar: investment, report, trading

US Default Odds ?Million to One? ? Bill Gross


"Pacific Investment Management Co.?s Bill Gross said the U.S. will avoid a ?catastrophic? default on Treasury securities if lawmakers fail to extend the debt limit on the nation?s debt. ?The U.S. Treas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-02 05:21
Taggar: financial, investment

Binary Options Update ? Development Decisions: In-House vs External Platforms?


"To develop or not to develop? That is the question. Lionstone Investment Services has today announced that it has developed its own in-house binary options platform, to integrate with the MetaTrader 4..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-01 18:19
Taggar: investment, metatrader, rate

Japan and US Start Bilateral Trade Talks Parallel to TPP


"Japan and the United States on Monday began a second round of bilateral talks on autos and trade barriers in parallel with Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade negotiations, with Tokyo calling for ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-30 12:22
Taggar: investment

$40 Billion Indian Loans At Risk of Default


"Restructured loans are defaulting at a record rate at Indian banks amid forecasts the worst economic slowdown in a decade will deepen, according to the investment banking unit of the nation?s biggest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-30 07:22
Taggar: bank, investment, market, rate

UBS Cuts Recommendation on U.S. Dollar to Neutral


"UBS AG (UBSN), the world?s biggest wealth manager, is reducing its recommendation on the U.S. dollar versus the euro to neutral after the Federal Reserve opted to maintain its bond-buying program. ?Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 06:57
Taggar: currency, dollar, investment

UK Economy Grew 0.7 Percent in Second Quarter


"The UK economy grew by 0.7% in the second quarter of the year, official figures have confirmed. Bright spots included the construction and industrial sectors, which expanded at their fastest pace for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 17:13
Taggar: economy, investment, market, rate

China Denies US Style Subprime Crisis Looming


"While parallels have been drawn between China’s inflated housing market and the U.S. housing bubble that triggered the 2007-2008 global financial crisis, the world’s second-largest economy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 17:12
Taggar: economy, financial, investment, market

Abenomics Benefiting Other Asian Countries More Than Japan


"Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe got an early sign of how his blueprint to revive Japan’s industrial vim and economic vigor was working when two of his country’s biggest car makers unvei..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 09:57
Taggar: investment

China Unlikely to face similar US-style Subprime Crisis


"While parallels have been drawn between China’s inflated housing market and the U.S. housing bubble that triggered the 2007-2008 global financial crisis, the world’s second-largest economy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 09:19
Taggar: economy, financial, investment, market

Abenomics Helping Corporate Investment outside Japan


"Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe got an early sign of how his blueprint to revive Japan’s industrial vim and economic vigor was working when two of his country’s biggest car makers unvei..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 03:52
Taggar: investment

RBA Wants Banks To Limit Loans Even As Interest Falls


"The Reserve Bank of Australia urged the nation?s lenders to maintain loan standards as record-low interest rates spur households? investment appetite. ?There are some signs that households are taking..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-25 05:24
Taggar: bank, financial, investment, market, rate

Survey Contradicts Official China Data


"China?s economy slowed this quarter as growth in manufacturing and transportation weakened in contrast with official signs of an expansion pickup, a private survey showed. Increases in business-invest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-25 02:26
Taggar: economy, investment, real estate, report

Japan?s Ruling Party Bring $3 Billion Tax Cut Proposal


"The ruling Liberal Democratic Party proposed Tuesday around 300 billion yen ($3.03 billion) in tax cuts to invigorate business investment, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s government viewing suc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 20:17
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Peter Schiff Says Fed Is Trapped Can?t Taper


"The Federal Reserve has no intention to pull back on its monthly bond buying and instead is more likely to increase it due to economic weakness, investment pro and gold advocate Peter Schiff said. Fed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 19:52
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

Gold Bug Schiff Thinks Fed Will Increase QE Instead Of Tapering


"The Federal Reserve has no intention to pull back on its monthly bond buying and instead is more likely to increase it due to economic weakness, investment pro and gold advocate Peter Schiff said. Fed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 02:59
Taggar: bank, gold, investment

EU ready for talks with China on Investment Deal


"European Union countries will agree next month to talks with China on a pact making it easier to do business, possibly paving the way for a free-trade deal between two of the world’s biggest mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-18 08:49
Taggar: investment, market

RBA Minutes: Keeping an Open Mind on Rates


"Australia?s central bank repeated it retains the option of reducing interest rates and said a further drop in the currency would aid the economy as resource investment slows, minutes of the Sept. 3 me..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-17 06:24
Taggar: bank, currency, economy, investment, rate

PIMCO Sees Short-Term Debt Rallying After Summers Quits Race


"Pacific Investment Management Co., which runs the world?s biggest bond fund, says short-term Treasuries will be among the biggest beneficiaries after Lawrence Summers quit the race to head the Federal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-16 04:45
Taggar: bank, investment

USD/CAD to 1.03 as BoC looks for Sustained Growth


"Fidelity Investments says the Bank of Canada may raise interest rates after the Federal Reserve does as economic growth in the U.S. outstrips that of its northern neighbor. Slower growth has prompted..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-16 03:11
Taggar: bank, investment, rate

Greek Unemployment Rises to 27.9 Percent


"Greece’s jobless rate rose to 27.9 percent in June from 27.6 percent in May, reflecting the impact of a six-year, austerity-fuelled recession, the country’s statistics service ELSTAT said..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 18:49
Taggar: investment, market, rate

Korean Won Gains a third week to 1,085.13 per dollar


"South Korea?s won headed for a third weekly advance as a pickup in the economy prompted overseas investors to add to their holdings of the nation?s stocks. Government bonds gained. Gross domestic prod..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 05:22
Taggar: economy, finance, investment, rate, report

Goldman, Nike and Visa To Join Dow Jones Index On 23rd Sep Reshuffle


"In the biggest shake-up of the Dow Jones industrial average in nearly a decade, Goldman Sachs, Visa and Nike will join the storied 30-stock index, with Bank of America (NYS:BAC), which just two years..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 04:54
Taggar: bank, gold, investment, visa

Pimco Reducing Treasuries Positions


"Pacific Investment Management Co.?s Bill Gross reduced holdings of Treasuries and other U.S.- government-related debt in his flagship fund in August to 35 percent, the lowest level since March. The pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-12 03:04
Taggar: investment, market

China Stocks Bottoming Out


"The four-year low that the Shanghai Composite index reached in June marked a bottom for Chinese shares and the rally will continue, said Raymond Chan, Allianz Global Investors? chief investment office..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 03:21
Taggar: investment, share, shares

China Industrial Productions Rises More Than Expected in August


"China’s industrial production rose by more than expected in August, the latest sign that the world’s second-largest economy may be on the mend. Factory output climbed by 10.4% from a year..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 19:46
Taggar: economy, industrial production, investment, market, rate, retail sales

Foreign Investment Higher as Japan Property Prices Rebound


"A rebound in Japan’s real estate market over the past year is driving offshore investors and investment trusts to take on more risk by buying older office buildings built during the boom of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 03:00
Taggar: investment, market, real estate

Greek Industrial Output Falls Again in July


"Greek industrial output fell 8.1 percent year-on-year in July after an upwardly revised 0.6 percent rise in the previous month, the country’s statistics service ELSTAT said on Monday. Reduced pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-09 16:30
Taggar: investment, market

Indian Firms Will Leave If Rot Continues


"After the rapid slide in India’s rupee this year, the message from the country’s corporate titans to the government is clear: shape up and fix the problems or more companies will expand th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-09 04:17
Taggar: economy, investment, pound, rate

Chinese County of Yunnan Faked Economic Data


"China’s National Bureau of Statistics has said that a county government in Yunnan province “faked” economic data, state-owned Xinhua has reported. Authorities “coerced local co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-06 15:26
Taggar: investment, report

Bill Gross Warns on Increasing Instability of Global Economy


"Pimco’s Bill Gross, manager of the world’s largest bond fund, said on Thursday the global economy has become difficult to stabilize and that investors should seek safety in shorter-dated b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-05 18:07
Taggar: bank, economy, finance, financial, inflation, investment, rate

Australia Gold Coast Property Prices Bottoming Out


"After sitting on the sidelines for two years watching home prices plummet, Rina Poke bought her ninth investment property in Australia?s Gold Coast for A$121,000 ($110,388), beating another buyer afte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-05 03:42
Taggar: gold, investment, rate

Reserve Bank of India Incoming Chief Says Economy ?Fundamentally Sound?


"The new governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Raghuram Rajan, said on Wednesday the country’s economy was “fundamentally sound” and had a “bright future” in his first re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-04 15:23
Taggar: bank, economy, investment, market, rate

TradeSmarter Takes Stock of Future With Offer of $3 Million in Funding


"After 3 and a half years without investment, TradeSmarter has spoken to Forex Magnates in order to detail its means of moving forward, including potential investment of $3 million from a major FX firm..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-03 12:25
Taggar: forex, investment, rate

Abenomics To Face Stern Tax Cutting Test


"Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faces rising pressure to expand tax relief for Japan?s companies after the longest slump in business investment since 2009, setting up a potential battle with the Finance Min..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-03 03:01
Taggar: finance, investment, rate

US-Singapore Trade at All Time High


"Singapore?s trade with the U.S. in 2013 will probably exceed $50 billion for a third year after the nation attracted the most investment from American companies in the Asia-Pacific region. ?U.S.-Singa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-02 03:14
Taggar: economy, investment

Thailand Government Fund Seen Buying Stocks as FI Sells


"Thailand?s Government Pension Fund is boosting holdings of local equities after a bear market in the benchmark index sent valuations to the lowest levels in more than a year. ?This is a great buying o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 08:05
Taggar: bear, investment, market

Yen Higher on Syrian Risk Aversion Flow


"The yen held its biggest gains in 2 1/2 months against the dollar and euro as traders sought haven investments amid escalating tension in Syria. Japan?s currency rose versus all of its 16 major peers..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 02:42
Taggar: currency, dollar, investment, pound

Kuroda Was Praising Bank of Japan Policies At Jackson Hole


"“Kuroda, who spoke on a panel at Jackson Hole Saturday… is in love with his policies,” Axel Merk, president of Merk Investments, told CNBC Asia’s “Squawk Box” on Tu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-27 22:17
Taggar: investment

Indian Government Announces 28 Billion Dollars in Infrastructure Projects


"The Indian government has approved infrastructure projects worth 1.83tn rupees ($28.4bn; £17.7bn) to revive the economy and boost the falling rupee. Finance Minister P Chidambaram said 36 stalled proj..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-27 15:16
Taggar: announcement, currency, dollar, economy, finance, investment, oil

Eurex Derivatives Exchange Suffers Outage Due To Glitch In Time Synchronization


"Despite the ever increasing investment in infrastructure which ensures not only low latency but also constant availability of international executing venues, often connected via a single connection, a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-27 14:52
Taggar: investment

Slowdown In India Showing No Respite


"India’s economic growth likely languished at a decade-low of around 4.6 percent in the April-June quarter, gross domestic product (GDP) data are expected to show on Friday, with the deepening sl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-27 04:42
Taggar: economy, investment, report

Divergence between Carry-Trade Index and S&P 500 may signal stock reversal


"The carry trade ? a short/long trading strategy favored by hedge funds and a contributor to some of the most abrupt global markets reversals in the past 10 years ? is looking frayed. U.S. stock invest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 10:43
Taggar: investment, market, rate, trading

Singapore ? U.S. Trade Remains High


"Singapore?s trade with the U.S. in 2013 will probably exceed $50 billion for a third year after the nation attracted the most investment from American companies in the Asia-Pacific region. ?U.S.-Singa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 02:07
Taggar: economy, investment

Goldman Downgrades Ringitt, Baht and Rupiah


"U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs says it expects the rout in Asian emerging market currencies to continue, downgrading its forecasts for battered currencies in the region. Goldman revised down its t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 16:10
Taggar: bank, currencies, gold, investment, market

Japan Favours Tax Incentives to Corporate Tax Cuts


"Japanese policymakers indicated they favor tax incentives to lift weak business investment rather than a cut in corporate taxes, as the government signaled confidence its stimulus policies had put the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 15:47
Taggar: economy, investment, rate

Fed QE Taper to be taken in Market Stride


"Markets are expected to take the much-anticipated wind down of the Federal Reserve’s massive monetary stimulus in their stride, one analyst told CNBC on Thursday, even if the move is more aggres..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 07:50
Taggar: bank, financial, investment, market

PIMCO?s Gross Expect Fed to Hold Rates Beyond 2015


"Pacific Investment Management Co.?s Bill Gross expects the Federal Reserve to keep borrowing rates at historic lows longer than the central bank has forecast to avoid disrupting leveraged global finan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 04:28
Taggar: bank, economy, financial, investment, leverage, market, rate

Natural Gas Boom May Lift Australia?s Gloom


"Prime Minister Kevin Rudd?s strategy of centering an election pitch on his ability to steer Australia through the end of a China-led minerals boom is overlooking the next big thing: natural gas. The T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 04:21
Taggar: employment, investment, rate

Mexico Energy Reform Proposal to Open Oil Sector to Private Investment


"Mexico plans to open up its state run oil industry to private investment. A source of national pride, Mexico’s oil industry has been protected from private involvement for 75 years. President En..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 15:07
Taggar: investment, oil

JP Morgan Favours European Investments Over Emerging Markets


"Weak emerging market data released over the past few weeks has prompted JPMorgan to reaffirm its view that it is too early for investors to pile back into the region. Instead, the brokerage advised in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 15:05
Taggar: investment, market

Australia in Economic ?Transition? as AUD/USD sits above 0.9130


"Australia?s dollar is the biggest loser among major currencies this year, tumbling 9.9 percent against a basket of nine peers including the euro, yen and pound, according to Bloomberg Correlation Weig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 08:37
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, investment, pound

Japanese GDP Slowdown Hits Oil


"West Texas Intermediate crude fell for the sixth time in seven days as Japan?s economy slowed in the second quarter and the dollar strengthened. Prices fell as much as 0.8 percent as Japan?s gross dom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-12 16:47
Taggar: dollar, economy, investment, oil

Japan?s Economy Grows 2.6%


"Japan?s economy slowed more than forecast in the second quarter as businesses cut investment, undermining gains in consumer and government spending that helped reduce deflationary pressures. Gross dom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-12 03:39
Taggar: economy, investment, rate, report

Regulations for Signal and Copy Trading? Tradeslide Gains FCA Authorization


"Compliancy Services, a UK consulting firm that provides assistance to firms with their FCA regulatory needs has announced that their client, Tradeslide has gained authorization to act as an FX Investm..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-11 12:15
Taggar: investment

China Factory Output Rises 9.7 Percent in July


"China’s factory output grew in July at its fastest pace since the start of the year, adding to a run of data suggesting the world’s second-largest economy may be stabilizing after more th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-09 15:59
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment

German Economy Ministry Confident on 2nd Quarter Growth


"The German economy is likely to have expanded significantly between April and June, helped by higher private consumption and investment in construction, but growth will be more modest in the rest of t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-09 15:48
Taggar: consumption, economy, investment, rate, report

Japan Current Account Surplus Grows in First Half of Year


"Japan’s current account surplus grew 0.6 percent from a year earlier to 3,211.4 billion yen for the six months through June, marking the first rise in five half-year periods, government data sho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-08 16:22
Taggar: investment

Indian Rupee Might Be Heading For a Slow Train Wreck


"The downward spiral in the Indian rupee poses a significant threat to the country’s equity market, according to one strategist, who warns that continued weakness in the currency could prompt for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-07 16:19
Taggar: currency, dollar, investment, market, rate

India Changes Foreign Investment Rules to Boost Growth


"India has eased key rules on foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail in an attempt to attract foreign firms as it looks to boost economic growth. Rules governing sourcing of products, infrastr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-02 15:33
Taggar: investment, market

China Slowdown Will Pull Down Global Asset Prices ? GIC


"GIC Pte, manager of more than $100 billion of Singapore?s reserves, said China?s slowdown and credit crunch will affect global investments even as the fund plans to maintain its holdings in the nation..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-02 03:58
Taggar: investment, market

US Oil Inventories Surprise with Rise of 0.431 Million


"U.S. crude oil inventories rose unexpectedly last month, official data showed on Thursday. In a report, Energy Information Administration said that U.S. Crude Oil Inventories rose to a seasonally adju..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-31 16:42
Taggar: investment, market, oil, rate, report

Radical Changes Expected at Bank of England


"The Bank of England’s (BoE) rate decision on Thursday marks