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Global Stocks Down Despite Feds Move; US Retail Closures to Surge

Global Stocks Down Despite Feds Move; US Retail Closures to Surge

Global markets are trading down on Monday despite the efforts central banks are doing to contain the financial and economic hemorrhage. Wall Street hit 'limit down' premarket, and 'circuit breaker' right after the opening, while European stocks are at multi-year lows.... Read more.

Stocks Close an Ugly Week; But Forecast Starts to Change

Stocks Close an Ugly Week; But Forecast Starts to Change

The stock market is trading positive on Friday after the collapse performed on Thursday with its biggest one-day decline since 1987s black Monday. The... Read more.

Dovish Sentiment on COVID-19; USD Down, EUR And Gold up

Dovish Sentiment on COVID-19; USD Down, EUR And Gold up

Sentiment remains dovish on Coronavirus; Dollar down, fueling Euro and Gold UP. The dollar extended declines the last day of the week as investors rem... Read more.

Another Week, Another Record High For Tesla

Another Week, Another Record High For Tesla

The share price of Tesla jumped over 20% last Tuesday to touch a record high at $968.99. The electric car maker managed to become probably the best pe... Read more.

BitMEX Adds Ripple, XRP Price Jumps Over 10%

BitMEX Adds Ripple, XRP Price Jumps Over 10%

BitMEX, which manages one of the largest crypto derivatives trading platform, launched XRP perpetual swap contracts on Wednesday. Thus, crypto traders... Read more.

Nomura Research Institute to Launch Crypto Index Aimed at JPN Institutions

Nomura Research Institute to Launch Crypto Index Aimed at JPN Institutions

Nomura Research Institute (NRI), Japan’s largest economic research and management consulting firm, partnered with German MV Index Solutions (MVIS) a... Read more.

Fidelity Introduces Fractional Trading For Stocks, ETFs

Fidelity Introduces Fractional Trading For Stocks, ETFs

US-based Fidelity Investments announced on Wednesday the introduction of fractional trading of company shares and exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Other ... Read more.

Singapore Introduces Regulatory Framework That Deals With Crypto Businesses

Singapore Introduces Regulatory Framework That Deals With Crypto Businesses

Cryptocurrency companies operating in Singapore will have to register and get a license in order to continue their business in the financial hub. The ... Read more.

CMC Reports Positive Figures For Q3 2020, Partners With Your Bourse

CMC Reports Positive Figures For Q3 2020, Partners With Your Bourse

CMC Markets, which provides online trading solutions to retail traders as well as B2B platform technologies, released on Thursday its trading update f... Read more.

Central Banks in a Rush to Issue Own Digital Currencies

Central Banks in a Rush to Issue Own Digital Currencies

Some of the most powerful central banks are creating a think tank to assess the potential benefits of issuing their own digital currencies. The move c... Read more.

IG Group’s H1 FY2020 Revenue in Line With Forecasts

IG Group’s H1 FY2020 Revenue in Line With Forecasts

IG Group, the owner of spread betting and CFD trading platform IG, recently published its results for the six months to November. The period represent... Read more.

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