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End of an era as Hong Kong stock trading floor set to close

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's last remaining stock market floor traders are taking their final orders as the exchange prepares to shut its trading hall.<p>The bourse's operator, Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing, says it will close the trading hall by the end of the month and turn the space into a …

Markets

50 Hot Hashtags for Finance Pros

If you’re not on Twitter then where have you been? As of the second quarter of 2017, the microblogging service averaged at 328 million monthly active</b> …

Trading

Transformational Meditation Is A Powerful Trading Improver

There are many different forms of meditation, most of them will relax your mind, but they do little else. The regular practice of guided …

Meditation

TOP 10 Facts About Bitcoin

Top 10 Facts Why Bitcoin is Worth Your Attention<p>During the last couple of years, the digital finance sector has seen a massive evolution thanks to …

Bitcoin

Retrain Your Brain To Think From Your Trading Goals

Your brain is like a muscle: If you want to become good at playing tennis, you practice until you are satisfied with your game and that means you …

The “Little Guy” that isn’t Giving Up - Cryptocurrency

HTML Coin – Cryptocurrency<p><b>1. Cryptocurrency Background</b><p>I live on the east coast of the United States. I am a family man. I suppose you could call …

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 …

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 …

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

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

Trading

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 …

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> …

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 …

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> …

India

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 …

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

On Crude Oil, Price slide through supply yesterday just to find new supply just above the daily high. Because of this I believe that price will make …

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 …

Digital Marketing

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 …

Stocks

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> …

Trading

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> …

Markets

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 …

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 …

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> …

Finance