Category: Liquidity

Finance Tech, Liquidity

Currencies: Dollar storms higher on revived hopes for tax cuts

October 20, 2017

Via: Market Watch

The U.S. dollar shot to the highest level in roughly three months against the yen and stormed ahead against other rivals on Friday. The move came after the U.S. Senate passed a budget blueprint, which could clear the way for […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

The dollar is hovering

October 16, 2017

Via: Business Insider

The dollar was virtually flat Monday. The US dollar index was little changed at 93.19 at 8:29 a.m. ET. “The majors are tracking fairly close to recent ranges, but the one-two punch of the Fed minutes and inflation miss should […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity, Trading

The Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Opens the Door to Day Trading

October 12, 2017

Via: Fortune

The frenzy around digital money is likely to intensify as San Francisco-based Coinbase announced on Thursday that customers will be able to purchase bitcoin and two other currencies instantly from U.S. bank accounts. This is significant because Coinbase is the […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity, Trading

Why Warren Buffett is selling his money-losing stocks before 2018

October 9, 2017


Though he’s made long-term investing an integral part of his personal brand, Warren Buffett indicated that he may be placing some trades for Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK-A)(NYSE: BRK-B) based on his view of how tax laws could change later this […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

The dollar holds firm

October 3, 2017

Via: Business Insider

The dollar is holding firm Tuesday. The US dollar index was little changed at 93.61 at 8:24 a.m. ET after climbing as high as 93.91 during Asian trade. The index’s climb follows stronger-than-expected data, which some say supports the case […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

The dollar climbs to its highest level in over a month

September 27, 2017

Via: Business Insider

The dollar jumped to its highest level in over a month. The US dollar index was up by 0.7% at 93.57 at 8:59 a.m. ET on Wednesday morning, its highest level since August 23. The index’s climb follows Fed Chair […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

The ‘death rate’ of America’s biggest companies is surging

September 22, 2017

Via: Business Insider

Savor the time you have with the companies in the S&P 500, because in 10 years, half of them will be replaced. The length of time large-cap stocks have spent in the benchmark index has been declining, from 33 years […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity, Trading

Angry Birds is targeting a $1 billion IPO

September 15, 2017

Via: CNN

Angry Birds is flying toward a $1 billion valuation. Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish maker of Angry Birds, is targeting an IPO that would give it a market value of €802 million ($956 million) to €896 million ($1.1 billion). The stock […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

This $1.2 Trillion Vanguard Business Is Bullish on Credit, Top Executive Reveals

September 7, 2017

Via: TheStreet

Vanguard’s Fixed Income Group, with $1.2 trillion of assets under management, is overweight on credit exposure to corporate bonds and asset-backed securities, targeting more defensive sectors because they are “less subject to some of the volatility,” according to the group’s […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

Bitcoin ‘mining’ goes from enthusiasts to giant enterprises as digital currencies surge

August 2, 2017


The early bitcoin mining pioneers are giving way to giant organizations operating on multiple continents. Nearly a decade after an online user named Satoshi Nakamoto published a paper describing how “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” does not need to […]