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Saxo Bank’s Trading Volume Declines in November

Saxo Bank’s Trading Volume Declines in November

Danish investment bank and brokerage service Saxo Bank had a difficult period in November, as the platform reported the lowest trading volume in years across foreign exchange, commodities, and other markets. However, Saxo is not the only broker to experience a decline in trading volume. Other platfo... Read more.

Citi’s UK Business Fined Record 44M

Citi’s UK Business Fined Record 44M

The Bank of England’s (BoE) supervisory arm Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) fined Citigroup with a record 44 million pounds (over $56 million)... Read more.

Amazon Launches New Products, Partners With GM

Amazon Launches New Products, Partners With GM

US-based e-commerce giant Amazon presented several new Echo products and Alexa features during its 2019 hardware event on Wednesday. The company unvei... Read more.

Saxo, BinckBank Introduce Investment Platform For Expats in Spain

Saxo, BinckBank Introduce Investment Platform For Expats in Spain

Danish broker Saxo Bank and Dutch stockbroker BinckBank announced the deployment of an investment platform aimed at expats living in Spain. The move c... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - September 9-13

Weekly Market Review - September 9-13

This week, Japanese Yen has been the worst performer among forex majors, as investors’ attention turned to riskier assets. USD/JPY rose 1.08% for th... Read more.

Apple Launches iPhone 11 Family, Hits $1 Trillion in Market Cap

Apple Launches iPhone 11 Family, Hits $1 Trillion in Market Cap

Apple presented the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max models on Tuesday. They are not much different from last year phones, except that ... Read more.

Amazon to Add 30,000+ Jobs, Holds Career Day Next Week

Amazon to Add 30,000+ Jobs, Holds Career Day Next Week

US e-commerce giant Amazon announced on Monday that it intended to add over 30,000 jobs, both full-time and part-time. The company also wants to hold ... Read more.

Porsche Launches Its First Fully Electric Car

Porsche Launches Its First Fully Electric Car

German luxury carmaker Porsche finally revealed its first electric car on Wednesday. Called Taycan, the new model will compete with Tesla cars, though... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - September 2-6

Weekly Market Review - September 2-6

As of late Friday, the US dollar has lost momentum against the euro and the British pound after a strong week. EUR/USD rose 0.34% over the week, while... Read more.

12 Largest Investment Banks Had Worst H1 in 13 Years

12 Largest Investment Banks Had Worst H1 in 13 Years

The largest investment banks in the world had their worst H1 performance since 2006, according to Coalition, a business intelligence provider in the f... Read more.

Saxo Bank Reports Best Monthly Performance YTD

Saxo Bank Reports Best Monthly Performance YTD

Online trading platform operator Saxo Bank recorded the best month in August. The Danish firm had a slow start in 2019 and some poor performance in Ju... Read more.

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