Robinhood Equity Token (RHET) goes live for funding on Swarm

Swarm, the blockchain for private equity, today announced that pre-funding of the Robinhood Equity Token (RHET) is now live on the Swarm platform. Starting...

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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....

Connected Home Risks – Don’t Let Previous Owners Haunt You

Is your house being haunted by the prior owner? No, we’re not talking about ghosts. We’re talking about connected homes. If you bought...

Crude Oil: Oil reverses its losses in the Asian session

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil declined 3.48% against the USD and closed at USD66.75...

Sublime Group initiates market making operations on blockchain exchange operator BlockEx

Digital asset exchange and technology provider BlockEx today has announced that Sublime Group has joined its market maker program and started operations on...

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

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 0.38% against the USD and closed at USD69.16...

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Silver: White metal trading on a weaker footing in the Asian session

Silver Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Silver declined 0.58% against the USD and closed at USD15.34 per ounce. In...

AUD/USD: Aussie trading a tad lower in the Asian session

AUDUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the AUD declined 0.82% against the USD and closed at 0.7370. LME Copper...

Silver: White metal trading a tad higher in the Asian session

Silver Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Silver declined 0.71% against the USD and closed at USD15.43 per ounce. In...

Crude Oil: Oil trading higher in the morning session

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 1.61% against the USD and closed at USD68.92...

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

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 0.79% against the USD and closed at USD65.40 per barrel, amid hopes for US-China trade deal talks. In the Asian...

Cryptocurrency

Stratis releases Breeze with Privacy Protocol on mainnet

Startis, the platform for native C# and .Net blockchain solutions announced today that its Breeze Wallet with Breeze Privacy Protocol public mainnet release...

RISE v1.1.1 of DPoS blockchain technology makes significant advancements

On August 8th, 2018, the RISE team announced the release of their TypeScript core in version 1.1.1 to mainnet with innovative improvement to...

Sublime Group initiates market making operations on blockchain exchange operator BlockEx

Digital asset exchange and technology provider BlockEx today has announced that Sublime Group has joined its market maker program and started operations on...

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....

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Beleaguered housing market finds support from first home buyers

Despite the popular belief that the housing market is becoming more difficult to penetrate for first home buyers, figures from the Australian Bureau...

How long does home loan approval take?

The time it takes to get a home loan approval can vary widely as there are many parties involved in the application process....

Why CBA is not likely to hike home loan rates

As funding costs spur fears of Australia’s biggest banks hiking interest rates, some experts believe that the Commonwealth Bank of Australia will have...

How start-ups are disrupting traditional homeownership

Rising home prices and living expenses are changing the way millennials think about home ownership and several start-ups have already unveiled initiatives to...

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Digging Deeper into the Inflation Threat – Trading Blog

More concerning is that the Fed’s approach to dampening inflation could actually stoke it. In that vein, we want to share further thoughts...

The benefits of diversification – Trading Blog

Since June of 1986, they've both carried Sharpe Ratio's of approximately 0.5. Sharpe Ratio measures excess annualized return / annualized volatility. Excess return...

Revisiting Anchor (Thanks to ORATS Wheel) – Trading Blog

It immediately became clear this could be used, not only for put selling testing, but to test Anchor over longer periods of time...

A Case Study in SPX Put Writing – Trading Blog

And the same is true with determining which strikes to use when selling puts. As it turns out, over a relatively long period...

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Blockchain data storage company Lambda receives investment from Bitmain

Lambda, a decentralized infrastructure startup that provides unlimited data storage via the blockchain, today announced the company received an investment from Bitmain Technologies Ltd.,...

Sydney’s declining prices precludes interest rate hikes

Now that most experts are predicting that the current price downtrend in Sydney is predicted to persist for another year, the Reserve Bank of...

Can DNA Testing Impact Life Insurance Underwriting?

The process is incredibly simple.  You spit in the DNA test kit and mail it back to the company. The company analyzes your spit...

Delta Hedging Your Options Strategies – Trading Blog

What is Delta Hedging? One major principle that many of the spread types share is the concept of delta hedging, a technique used to reduce...

Silver: White metal trading on negative footing in the morning session

Silver Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Silver rose 1.52% against the USD and closed at USD14.65 per ounce. In the...

Ripple’s xRapid onboards 3 new XRP exchange partners including Bittrex

xRapid, Ripple’s cross-border payments product that minimizes liquidity and transaction costs, powered by the Ripple native asset XRP announced Bittrex will act as the...

Trust in mortgage brokers’ ethics falls

Governance Institute of Australia’s (GIA) annual Ethics Index showed that confidence in the finance sector’s moral principles declined, as reported by Mortgage Business.Corporate and...

5 Money Tips to Help You Live Your Best Life at College

Going off to college is one of the most exciting (and stressful) times of your life. I remember unpacking everything into my tiny little...

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 future...