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Singapore Banks Note an Increase in Forex Trading Volumes

Singapore Banks Note an Increase in Forex Trading Volumes

During the recent years, banks operating in Singapore noted increasing foreign exchange (Forex) trading volumes, which were mainly driven by strong economic growth in Asia, local news site The Business Times revealed in a report. Since Singapore continues to impose itself as a global Forex hub, anal... 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.

Admiral Markets Adds 7 New CFDs

Admiral Markets Adds 7 New CFDs

Admiral Markets, which operates a Forex and contracts for difference (CFD) trading platform, announced last week the launch of seven new CFDs, which r... 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.

ASIC is Taking Brokers by Surprise With New Requirements

ASIC is Taking Brokers by Surprise With New Requirements

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) is required Forex and contracts for difference (CFD) brokers to provide client data, accor... Read more.

Goldman Sees Quarterly Revenue Below Expectations

Goldman Sees Quarterly Revenue Below Expectations

US banking giant Goldman Sachs reported mixed results for the first quarter of this year. The company’s earnings beat analysts’ expectations, but ... Read more.

Plus500’s Quarterly Revenue Falls 65%, Stock Price Hit Again

Plus500’s Quarterly Revenue Falls 65%, Stock Price Hit Again

Israeli firm Plus500, listed on the London Stock Exchange with the ticker PLUS, is facing a difficult period after losing over 30% on the news that th... Read more.

Coinbase Launches VISA Debit Card in UK

Coinbase Launches VISA Debit Card in UK

Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the US, announced on Wednesday the launch of a VISA debit card that enables UK residents to use their... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - April 8-12

Weekly Market Review - April 8-12

This has been a bullish week for euro, as the European Central Bank left the rates unchanged and expressed its openness to continue with the stimulus.... Read more.

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