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First Home Loan Deposit Scheme explained

It can take years for aspiring homeowners to save up enough money for a deposit. For instance, those who would want to snap...

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Australia’s CoinJar introduces cryptocurrency fund for wholesale investors

CoinJar, an Australian bitcoin exchange company announced today the launch of the CoinJar Digital Currency Fund, an index-style cryptocurrency fund for wholesale investors....

HTC opens reserve sign up for Exodus blockchain phone

Today at the Web3 Summit, HTC’s Phil Chen unveiled more details for its soon to launch blockchain phone, Exodus. The phone and built-in...

Risk Depends On Your Time Horizon – Trading Blog

Is this really true? A 65-year-old couple has about a 50% chance of one of them living until age 90, and about a...

Estimating Gamma for Calls or Puts – Trading Blog

But just as Delta is an estimate, so is Gamma. It should be applied only to better comprehend the relationship found between Delta...

Driving endorsement codes and penalty points

Last Updated on February 17, 2020In the UK, driving endorsements are penalty points added to your licence in the event of an offence....

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FOREX

Crude Oil: Oil trading lower in the Asian session

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 0.58% against the USD and closed at USD57.37...

Crude Oil: Oil trading lower in the Asian session

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 0.99% against the USD and closed at USD52.85...

Silver: White metal trading on a stronger footing this morning

Silver Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Silver declined 1.81% against the USD and closed at USD14.92 per ounce,...

Crude Oil: Oil trading higher, ahead of Baker Hughes weekly rig count data

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil declined 2.17% against the USD and closed at USD46.38...

Cryptocurrency

Korea’s Hancom Secure to distribute Bitfury Crystal blockchain analytics tool

Bitfury Group, a full-service blockchain technology company, has announced a new partnership with leading Korea IT security company Hancom Secure to distribute Bitfury’s...

MORTGAGE

Why rate cuts could be dangerous for homebuyers

The Reserve Bank of Australia has moved the cash rate thrice this year, hitting a historic low of 0.75%. Despite this unprecedented move,...

Cash rate increase up in the air as RBA keeps eyes on econom

Less than a week after the Reserve Bank of Australia decided to keep the cash rate unchanged, speculations on the possibility of delaying...

RBA could drop cash rate to 0.5% within two years — economist

An economist has predicted that the Reserve Bank of Australia would further slash the official cash rate to a new record low of...

Should Aussies expect a negative mortgage rate anytime soon?

A major bank in Denmark has unveiled the world's first negative mortgage rate. Jyske Bank now offers a 10-year fixed-rate mortgage with an...

INSURANCE

Hardening Insurance Market – The Importance of Preparing Now

Businessowners should get ready for a more challenging insurance environment. The insurance market is showing signs of hardening, and this could make obtaining...

Paying Monthly vs. Annual Life Insurance Premiums

Your life insurance premium is the cost you pay to keep your coverage active. This premium is determined by your risk class. Your...

New Case Illustrates Why Property Managers Must Be Vigilant in Fire Prevention Efforts

If you’re a property owner or manager, you face a host of risks on your property every day. And few things can strike...

OPTIONS

Put/Call Parity – Two Definitions – Trading Blog

When traders use different options with the same net price (whether long or short and involving calls or puts), the degree of net...

Option Payoff Probability – Trading Blog

The author explains, “I analyzed five major CME option markets – the S&P 500, eurodollars, Japanese yen, live cattle and Nasdaq 100 – and...

Probability and Option Risk – Trading Blog

These conclusions reveal how maximum profit and loss are calculated and aid in deciding which strategies are good fits for your risk tolerance....

The Value of Equity Asset Class Diversification – Trading Blog

The important point is that these lessons are simple and can be systematized so that in real-time you can simply follow your well-designed...

LATEST POSTS

Will rising prices spur “wealth effect”?

The recovery of housing prices continued to boost the intentions of Australians to buy a home, according to the Commonwealth Bank (CBA)'s latest Household...

The cost of converting your classic car to electric

Last Updated on February 21, 2020Have you been considering an electric car? Or maybe a classic car? Maybe a combination of the two –...

McDonald’s, Not A Shelter in the Coming Storm – Trading Blog

That is not to say there is no risk, just less risk. Market and economic troughs are akin to the aftermath of a forest...

Crude Oil: Oil trading lower, ahead of Baker Hughes weekly rig count data

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 0.28% against the USD and closed at USD53.64 per...

3 tips for getting home loan ready

Getting a competitive home loan offer is one of the first few hurdles Australians need to overcome in their homeownership journey. The mortgage application...

Portfolio Underwriter job with Idex Consulting Ltd

A good Commercial Underwriter will keep you on track, underwriting profitable risk, analysing each detail thoroughly.A good Portfolio Underwriter will have the ability to...

McDonald’s, Not A Shelter in the Coming Storm – Trading Blog

That is not to say there is no risk, just less risk. Market and economic troughs are akin to the aftermath of a forest...