Why Are My Life Insurance Rates Different Than My Spouse’s?

Term Life Insurance Rates and Your Gender In every state except Montana (they have unisex insurance laws), it is legal for an insurance company...

Hot Stories

Leverage With A Poor Man’s Covered Call – Trading Blog

That’s fine if you’re super bullish on AAPL and are happy with that exposure, but it’s not great diversification.   Thankfully there is a way...

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....

Litecoin (LTC) support on Gemini exchange starts tomorrow

New York bitcoin and crypto exchange Gemini today confirmed support for Litecoin (LTC) trading and custody. Beginning Saturday, October 13th at 9:30 am...

PlasmaPay launches new cryptocurrency payment system

Cryptocurrency payment system PlasmaPay, which called on apps to beta test in July, is now available in a full-fledged mode for all users....

Holiday Effect in VIX Futures – Trading Blog

The “holiday effect" is the tendency of the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) December futures to trade at a discount to the midpoint of the...

The Hidden Dangers of Iron Condors – Trading Blog

Unfortunately, most people are being misled when it comes to Iron Condors. The potential gains are certainly amazing, but the risks are high...

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FOREX

Crude Oil: Oil trading extends its losses in the Asian session

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil declined 0.21% against the USD and closed at USD69.93...

Crude Oil: Oil trading higher ahead of EIA’s weekly crude oil inventories data

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil declined 0.87% against the USD and closed at USD66.04...

Silver: White metal reverses its gains in the Asian session

Silver Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Silver rose 0.06% against the USD and closed at USD15.44 per ounce. In...

Gold: Yellow metal trading on a stronger footing in the morning session

Gold Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Gold rose 0.27% against the USD and closed at USD1205.60 per ounce,...

Crude Oil: Oil trading lower, ahead of EIA’s weekly crude oil stockpiles data

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 0.73% against the USD and closed at USD72.18 per barrel, amid supply concerns after the American Petroleum Institute reported...

Cryptocurrency

LegalZoom to offer blockchain-based smart legal contracts with Clause

Clause, a platform for smart legal contracts, and creator of the world’s first data-driven and IoT-enabled legal contract today announced it has partnered...

Civic’s Identity.com open sources 5 smart contracts and 2 libraries

Blockchain-based digital identity company Civic announced back in July Identity.com, an open source identity ecosystem that Civic is building to expand access to ID...

Juventus FC launching fan token with blockchain platform Socios

Monday, September 24, 2018 Professional Italian football club Juventus today announced a multi-year partnership with blockchain-based fan engagement platform Socios to launch the Juventus Official Fan...

Ethos Universal Wallet 1.3 update adding 43 new tokens

Ethos, the blockchain and cryptocurrency ecosystem has announced that in its upcoming Universal Wallet app update, 43 new coin integrations will be included....

MORTGAGE

Tighter restrictions and reduced credit may be housing market scapegoat

While many believe that the current Australian housing slowdown is due to the stricter lending rules that resulted in the reduced supply of...

RBA likely to keep cash rates at low levels

Australia’s central bank Governor Philip Lowe on Friday hinted that cash rates are likely to stay at record lows for some time, as...

Why it might be the right time to buy

Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) on Tuesday had some good news for first-time home buyers. According to the industry group’s latest Real Estate...

How much deposit do you need to buy a house?

About a decade ago, Australia's property investors and buyers could access 100% LVR (loan-to-valuation) loans with ease – in other words, you could...

INSURANCE

Is Your Business Ready to Thwart Cyber Risk?

Cybercrime victims lost more than $1.4 billion in 2017, according to the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3). IC3 received more than 301,580 complaints...

Term Life Insurance Definition: Key Terms to Know

Could you come up with a term life insurance definition?The world of life insurance has its own dictionary and sifting through the jargon...

MI and Operations Analyst job with Idex Consulting Ltd

The MI and Operations Analyst will be responsible for the following:Ensuring that agreed claims reporting standards are maintainedEnsuring the delivery of claim reports/analysis...

Broker Scheme Development Manager (Niche/Speciality Insurance) job with Lawes Consulting Group

Job Title: Broker Scheme Development Manager (Niche/Speciality Insurance) Location: LeedsPackage: GBP40,000 - GBP60,000 + bonus + LTIP + Car Allowance Industry: InsuranceType: Permanent,...

OPTIONS

Does Option Selling Have Positive Expected Returns? – Trading Blog

This can be seen in historical market data, and from an efficient markets point of view, should be expected to persist in the...

Why Bother with Annualized Return? – Trading Blog

For example, for a covered call, do you divide profits by your original cost per share, by current value, or by the call’s...

Long Straddle Through Earnings Backtest – Trading Blog

The reason is simple: over time the options tend to overprice the potential move. Those options experience huge volatility drop the day after...

Are Weekly Options a Form of Gambling? – Trading Blog

Options, used wisely, can and do hedge market risks. Many strategies, from the basic covered call to uncovered puts, covered strangles, collars and...

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Crypto exchange Kryptono launches paper trading experience

Singaporean crypto exchange Kryptono has announced the launch of Kryptono paper trading, a training platform for existing and aspiring crypto traders to develop and...

Aussie home loan market gets shot in the arm from US private equity

As banks continue to tighten their lending rules in response to the increased scrutiny by the banking royal commission, there seems to be a...

Gold: Yellow metal extends its gains in the Asian session

Gold Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Gold rose 0.20% against the USD and closed at USD1228.40 per ounce, as...

LQDEX Bridge for tokenization of non-ERC20 assets now live on testnet

LQDEX, a decentralized, cross-chain digital asset exchange today announced that its LQDEX Bridge is now live on testnet. LQDEX Bridge can be used for all...

The Keys to Performing a Proper Property Inspection

Buying a property is one of the biggest decisions most people will ever make, so you should make that the property you are going...

Development Executive – Financial Lines job with Idex Consulting Ltd

The business specialises in Financial Lines products including PI, Tech, FI, Cyber, D&O and GL and has a number of fintech clients. They are...

The Gut Strangle – Trading Blog

This approach will work if you believe that profits will accumulate when you work with in-the-money positions rather than at- or out-of-the-money ones. For...

Silver: White metal trading on a stronger footing this morning

Silver Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Silver declined 0.24% against the USD and closed at USD14.60 per ounce. In the...

Bitfury and PatentBot launch blockchain powered copyright protection

The Bitfury Group today announced a new partnership with PatentBot to use blockchain to digitally timestamp copyright documents, providing a secure and permanent way...