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Here's a complete list of the 13,500 British companies in danger of losing their 'passporting' rights after Brexit

Mlex obtained a full list of all 13,500 companies using financial passporting in some form in relation to the UK, and found that all types of businesses from newspapers to removals companies, all the way to a body that represents acupuncturists could be hit if Brexit causes the loss of the …

United Kingdom

A civil war is going to destroy traditional banking

The interests of the world's central banks and commercial banks have been aligned since the financial crisis. Central banks looked after their commercial counterparts by making it easy for them to rebuild their balance sheets after Lehman Brothers went bust by keeping interest rates low and …

Investor reaps big gains with momentum investing

<b>Taylor Dart</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Managerial position in the retail industry<p><b>The portfolio</b><p>Shares in Torex Gold Resources Inc., Symbility Solutions Inc., and other junior companies<p><b>The investor</b><p>Taylor Dart was introduced to the markets by his dad nearly 10 years ago. But it wasn't until early 2013 that he found his …

Top City investor tells bosses their pay is 'out of kilter'

Executive pay is “out of kilter” and has gone “well beyond” reasonable levels according to a top City chief who believes astronomical bonuses “haven’t worked” because they have not made bosses perform better.<p>Saker Nusseibeh, the chief executive of Hermes Investment Management, argues remuneration …

Our post Brexit devaluation creates an opportunity. Let’s not squander it this time

So much for the warning by Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, that a British vote to leave the European Union would have “bad to very, very bad” economic consequences. Apart from a brief flurry of financial markets turbulence, the effect on the global economy …

Mirror Trades and Tax Tricks

Also robots, puts, capital, and $2.8 trillion in missing receipts.<p><b>Deutsche mirrors.</b><p>I like a good scandal as much as anyone, but the Deutsche Bank mirror-trading scandal leaves me pretty blah. Some Russians had money in Russia, and they preferred to have it elsewhere. That seems understandable? So …

Central bank injects 80.5b yuan into market - Business

BEIJING - China's central bank injected 80.5 billion yuan ($12.12 billion) on Monday to maintain market liquidity.<p>The People's Bank of China (PBOC) …

Stock Markets

Dividend Stock Yields 8%, Pays Monthly, New Dividend Series, Ex-Dividend This Week

As you may have noticed from our articles in recent weeks, we've been on the hunt for high dividend stocks that pay monthly. This pursuit has brought …

Investing

Pound flounders below $1.30 as UK economy suffers 'marked slowdown' in three months to July

• <b>Pound dips back below $1.30 after economic data release</b>• <b><br>FTSE 100 inches higher buoyed by banking stocks</b>• <b><br>FTSE 350 banks index recoups all of its post-Brexit losses</b>• <b><br>UK trade deficit overshoots forecasts in June after imports hit record high</b>• <b><br>UK industrial output records strongest quarter since 1999 before</b> …

Economic Data

US government announces $4 billion self-driving car program

Turns out we're way closer to our self-driving car future than most of us expected. US Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced at the Detroit Auto Show (pdf) Thursday that the Obama administration will have a national blueprint for autonomous vehicle standards by July. What's …

Gold To Silver Ratio: Not Learned In School, But Well Worth Monitoring

If you have made the decision to incorporate silver or gold into your portfolio, would you be better off buying one metal vs. the other? Or if you …

Investing

Investors have placed a one-way bet on Uber—which made us want to find a way to short it

In its first seven years of existence, Uber has irked cities, flouted regulators, and petrified whole industries. It has yet to make money but is worth a fifth more than BMW and almost a third more than General Motors, both the owners of tons of futuristic technology, tens of billions of dollars in …

General Motors

Money Managers Have Record Long Silver Exposure

In a previous article, I outlined my approach for analyzing CoT data to reveal how different types of traders are positioned in the futures markets. …

Investing

Wells Fargo Has This Big Advantage Over Its Competitors

Wells Fargo's office tower in Charlotte, North Carolina. Image source: iStock/Thinkstock.<p>It isn't a coincidence that Warren Buffett looks for durable competitive advantages and, by way of <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b>, is the largest shareholder of <b>Wells Fargo</b> (NYSE: WFC). Thanks to regulatory changes since the …

Investing

Tumbling banks hold back S&P 500 as earnings season launches

NEW YORK (AP) -- Bank stocks buckled on Friday, even after several reported fatter profits than analysts expected, and the sharp declines overshadowed gains elsewhere in the market to drag the S&P 500 lower.<p>JPMorgan Chase and several other financial titans marked the unofficial start of the …

Cuba sees tourism rise, French will renovate Havana airport

HAVANA (AP) — More than 2 million tourists have visited Cuba this year, state media said Wednesday, putting the country on track for a record number …

Cuba

One formula that could help you decide when to invest in silver

In the fourteenth century, Florentine bankers (called that because they worked on a bench or <i>banco</i> in the piazzas of Florence and other city states), accepted deposits of gold and silver in exchange for notes which were a promise to return the gold and silver on demand. The notes were a more …

Coin Collecting

The truth behind testosterone: why men risk it all

How do hormones such as testosterone and cortisol affect our ability to work, rest and play? A stock-market trader turned neuroscientist has the …

New Zealand Rugby