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French Financial Watchdog Plans to Make ESMA Measures Permanent

French Financial Watchdog Plans to Make ESMA Measures Permanent

The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), the main financial regulator of France, released on Tuesday its annual report. Besides the income and expenses figures, the watchdog didn’t forget to refer to the retail trading industry on several occasions. Thus, two entire sections, titled “Protect... Read more.

BMW Reveals Poor Quarterly Performance, Falls Under EC’s Radar

BMW Reveals Poor Quarterly Performance, Falls Under EC’s Radar

Munich-based car maker BMW recently presented its first-quarter financial report, which showed that operating profit declined by almost 80% to 589 mil... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - April 29-May 3

Weekly Market Review - April 29-May 3

This week was quite positive for the British pound, which was boosted by the Bank of England’s upward revise in its GDP forecast. GBP/USD rose nearl... Read more.

HTC to Launch a Second Version of Its Blockchain Phone

HTC to Launch a Second Version of Its Blockchain Phone

Taiwan-based smartphone maker HTC revealed its plans to develop and launch the second version of its blockchain-oriented phone – the Exodus 2. The c... Read more.

Apple’s Quarterly Earnings And Revenue Beat Forecasts

Apple’s Quarterly Earnings And Revenue Beat Forecasts

On Tuesday, Apple published the financial results for the second quarter of the fiscal year 2019, which ended March 30. According to the report, earni... Read more.

Coca-Cola’s Earnings, Revenue Figures Beat Forecasts

Coca-Cola’s Earnings, Revenue Figures Beat Forecasts

Coca-Cola reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts’ expectations as consumers purchased more of its sports drinks, water, and Zero... Read more.

Twitter, eBay Help S&P, NASDAQ Update Record Levels

Twitter, eBay Help S&P, NASDAQ Update Record Levels

On Tuesday, the S&P 500 and NASDAQ indexes updated their record levels after better-than-expected reporting of several companies, easing concerns abou... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - April 22-26

Weekly Market Review - April 22-26

The current week saw reduced volatility with most of the markets being dormant after Easter, which is the most important Christian holiday. Japanese Y... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - April 15-19

Weekly Market Review - April 15-19

The current week has been dominated by low volatility in the Forex market. Euro has been among the biggest losers, falling 0.50% against the USD and 0... Read more.

Samsung’s $2,000 Foldable Phone Has Big Problems

Samsung’s $2,000 Foldable Phone Has Big Problems

Samsung is planning to launch its first smartphone whose screen literally folds. However, the company is now worried that the Galaxy Fold version migh... Read more.

Citigroup Releases Mixed Quarterly Results

Citigroup Releases Mixed Quarterly Results

US banking giant Citigroup reported on Monday mixed results for the first quarter of this year. Thus, the company’s earnings beat expectations, but ... Read more.

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