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How Brokers Are Using Social Media to Promote Forex Trading Platform

Forex Trading & Social Media<p>When it comes to marketing, it’s often said that content is fire and social media is gasoline. This is certainly true of …

Social Media Marketing

Schumann Resonance Fluctuations Cause Brain Incoherence

The Schumann wave has also been described as the heartbeat of the earth. The scientist R, Wever from the highly acclaimed Max Planck Institute for …

The Brain

Exchanges and brokers to be put under pressure by Mifid II, report reveals

Stock exchanges will be forced to innovate and brokers will have to raise the bar when the second Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid …

Finance

Stocks Algo Trading Bot Morning Huddle | MTB Market Analysis

“Mighty Mouse” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms<p>Good morning. Mighty Mouse, today's high performing algorithm, headlines the Holly …

A $13 billion hedge fund is sounding the alarm on one of the biggest trends in investing

• <b>Highfields Capital Management, a $13 billion hedge fund, has raised concerns about quant funds and passive investing in a letter to clients seen by Business Insider.</b>• <b><br>Quants use algorithms to make investment bets, while passive funds track market indexes. Both are challenging active managers, the</b> …

Finance

How To Handle Your Emotions During Losing Streaks

Losing streaks are part of trading and investing. You cannot get away from that fact. Handling your emotions during a losing streak is more important …

Trading

Investing | Millennials Focus on Tech Stocks | MTB Market Analysis

Investing in Tech Stocks<p><i>When observing the stock trading and investing trends of millennials, it is interesting to note their gravitation towards</i> …

Trading

The Truth About Forex Trading Education

Forex Trading Education – The Truth<p>Are you looking to learn about Forex? You’re certainly not alone seeking forex trading education. There are …

Trading

How Exactly Do You Get Rich Off the Hot New Cryptocurrency?

With the meteoric rise in popularity of Ethereum, cryptocurrencies and blockchains are back in the news again. Graphics card prices have soared with …

Cryptocurrency

AAPL | How Apple Plans to Sell More iPhones in India

AAPL and India iPhone Growth<p><i>Apple, AAPL, has long term plans to get more iPhones sold in India through localization, exclusive franchise stores and</i> …

Taking Aim: Why the London Stock Exchange's junior market is attracting high-growth companies

Capital markets have long been synonymous with blue-chip companies.<p>For 300 years London Stock Exchange has been at the vanguard of financing the …

London Stock Exchange

Your trading reality is not fixed it's made up stuff from your mind

Trading Reality<p>Your trading reality is not what you think it is: As you all know only too well the idea of being “realistic” is favoured by the …

Trading

The Physical Retail Doomsday Won’t Hurt These Stocks

Retail Sector Doom and Gloom<p><i>The days are numbered for many brick-and-mortar retail giants, but there are some who are well prepared for the …

Daily Crude Oil Trading Plan and Pre-Market Prep | MTB Market Analysis

02 June | Crude Oil Trading Plan & Pre-Market Prep<p>On Crude Oil, Price is still in really big daily demand. I’m looking for price to break out of …

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How to Rock Content Marketing for Netflix Stock

In the age of digital content, Netflix Stock (NFLX) reigns supreme. With total subscriptions nearing 100 million worldwide, the over-the-top content …

How to Invest in Bitcoin Without Actually Buying Bitcoin

Here are a few ways to potentially profit.<p>With bitcoin hitting record high prices recently, many investors are wondering if they should jump on to …

Why Brain Coherence Improves Trading

Brain Coherance and Trading<p><b>Over the last 10 years neuro scientists are unearthing many a valuable discovery on the workings of the mind. The</b> …

Wall Street watchers go bearish on Trump

Bearish talk on the Trump agenda from Barron's, which provides Axios AM readers with free links to three pieces behind the paywall:<p><b>"The controversies</b> …

Professional Trader Q&A Session - Gary Norden, 24th May, 6pm EST

Your Chance to put questions to a Professional Trader<p>It’s rare for retail traders to get access to a professional trader, let alone get the chance to …

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US stocks sink on Trump impeachment fears

US stock indices suffered their worst trading day in eight months on Wednesday, as concern mounted that political turmoil in Washington could derail President Donald Trump's efforts to push through pro-growth policies.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average Index closed down 372.82 points, or 1.78pc, at …

James Comey

These are the world's richest hedge fund managers

Good news for fans of Jeremy Corbyn: the world's richest hedge fund managers have had a bad year, earning a mere $11bn (£8.5bn) between them - the …

Finance

AAPL Valuation Makes It the First US Company to Exceed $800 Billion

AAPL Valuation Fundamentals<p><i>Apple’s successful diversification into</i> <i>the</i> <i>cloud and the anticipation of the new iPhone line sends its valuation higher for</i> …

Stocks
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Emini S&P Trading Strategies | Pre-Market Prep and Trading Levels

We broke upside but overnight, so I'm still calling this 'unresolved'. The overnight moves are mostly as a result of a little craziness we saw in the …

Trading

Bitcoin Price Sets New All-Time High at $1,377: Main Factors

Bitcoin price surpassed its previous all-time high to achieve $1,377 across major Bitcoin exchanges in Japan and the US, including Bitstamp and …

Cryptocurrency

Markets Live: ASX yo-yos towards 6000

That's it for Markets Live today.<p>Thanks for reading and your comments.<p>See you all again tomorrow morning from 9.<p>If the <b>Reserve Bank</b> was still …

Economy

Escape One Tiny House

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Home<br>• Luxury<p>The Escape One is built by a company with over 25 years of experience designing high-end tiny houses …

Tiny House Movement

The 5 Top-Producing Gold Mines in the World

Image source: Getty Images.<p>For thousands of years -- since ancient Egypt -- people have been digging gold out of the ground, and it likely will continue to be highly valued for many years to come.<p>Around the world, people have found places to sink their shovels and satisfy their appetites for the …

Stocks

MSFT - Microsoft’s Rumored CloudBook Could Rival Google’s Chromebook

<i>Microsoft ( MSFT ) is taking the fight to Google with its rumored new budget laptop running on cloud to deal with lesser global PC sales.</i><p><b></b>When you’re …

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