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Market buzz - 1 hour ago
(ShareCast News) - Arrow Global Group's executive team have all sold up a portion of their stake in the company following the expiry of the two year initial public offering (IPO) lock-up.
Company news - 2 hours ago
(ShareCast News) - Tighter rules on AIM company fundraising under the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Venture Capital Trusts (VCT) are finally expected to be introduced next month, though some firm have already begun feeling the pinch.
Broker tips - 1 hour ago
(ShareCast News) - RBC Capital Markets has upgraded Jupiter Fund Management as it believes current forecasts underestimate the group's inflows and capital returns.
Morning traders' note - Yesterday
This is a daily global markets overview for the 12th October 2015 from the analyst team at Accendo Markets, providing a bullet-point snapshot of overnight activity and what can be expected in financial markets today. The information is straight from the traders’ desks, with news and insights on equities markets, commodities, and forex.
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If you are currently in the process of deciding which forex broker to conduct your trades with then it is well worth taking a little extra time to ensure you are making the right choice.
Below are five different areas where brokers most commonly fall short, so be sure to keep these in mind when choosing a broker to trade with.
Hosted cloud computing services provider Nasstar (NASA) is acquiring rival cloud computing services company Vesk for £7.81m, which will be immediately earnings enhancing.
Nasstar was one of my 2015 tips when it was trading at 8.5p a share. As part of an update in July, I said the loss of a major customer would have a negative effect on the second half of 2015 and the performance of the share price this year, but the underlying attractions of the cloud-based IT services and hosting provider remained.
We all tell little white lies from time to time, rationalising our actions or inaction in order to help us get through the day with our pride intact.
This phenomenon is particularly rampant in the world of investment, and today we are going to look at a few of the lies that traders tell on a frequent basis.
TRADERS´ Interview with Singapore Strategist
Dar Wong is Investment Strategist at Singapore based Dektos Investment Corporation and a regular financial columnist for Borneo Post and other financial magazines.
Let’s be honest: Wall Street has an embarrassing track record in forecasting what the markets will do.
According to a recent study by Money Morning, comparing the average forecast of Wall Street “experts” to the actual performance of the S&P 500 between 2000 and 2014 reveals a nearly 15 percentage point difference each year!