Next Global Crisis – Strengthening U.S. Dollar Index or Weakening Euro?


Next Global Crisis – Strengthening U.S. Dollar Index or Weakening Euro? Judging from the way the dollar index is weighted, the best bet for another surge to the upside will be a weaker Euro, Japanese Yen and British Pound. The U.S. Dollar was the source of much volatility last week as traders were forced to … Continue reading Next Global Crisis – Strengthening U.S. Dollar Index or Weakening Euro?

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there won’t be any closure this week on Trade, growth, and Brexit.


The main issues for investors have not changed. There are three dominant ones: Unfortunately, there won’t be any closure in the week ahead, and that may make short-term participants reluctant to turn more aggressive. The US reported exceptionally poor December retail sales and January industrial output figures. Growth forecasts were adjusted. The Atlanta Fed's GDPNow tracker, for example,  … Continue reading there won’t be any closure this week on Trade, growth, and Brexit.

With or without trade war deal, disputes between China and US set to intensify, says Beijing commentator


It is wrong to advocate confrontation, but it is not right to pretend there is peace either. In the current economic climate, China and the United States may reach a trade deal to avoid an escalation in the current tariff war, but such an agreement will not lead to harmonious coexistence between Beijing and Washington. … Continue reading With or without trade war deal, disputes between China and US set to intensify, says Beijing commentator

Did you lose your cash from Viportal’s debacle?Here is what you need to do[updated 22ND Feb]


1.Find the contract that you were given as a receipt of your investment principal.This is evidence that the firm owes you money.On Feb22nd 2019 the case is being mentioned.You can go to Kiambu Law Courts and seek the case files so as to make a petition of suing the couple for your money!!! You can … Continue reading Did you lose your cash from Viportal’s debacle?Here is what you need to do[updated 22ND Feb]

Uncertain Futures: 7 Myths about Millennials and Investing


Conventional wisdom offers a number of assumptions about millennials and investing. This report explores seven common assumptions and compares them with their Gen X and baby boomer counterparts. Read the report from FINRA Foundation and CFA Institute Report (PDF) Conventional wisdom paints a vivid picture of millennials and their attitudes on investing. Some of the … Continue reading Uncertain Futures: 7 Myths about Millennials and Investing

Women and Investing: Resources Designed to Empower Female Investors


he new "Women and Investing: Resources Designed to Empower Female Investors" section of the AIE Web site features the following 13 top resources for consumers: Invest in Yourself: Tools to Empower Women Investors - North American Securities Administrators Association. In Our Best Interest: Women, Financial Literacy and Credit Card Behavior - Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. … Continue reading Women and Investing: Resources Designed to Empower Female Investors

what is a stock?


Stock An instrument that signifies an ownership position (called equity) in a corporation, and a claim on its proportional share in the corporation's assets and profits. Most stocks also provide voting rights, which give shareholders a proportional vote in certain corporate decisions, such as the election of corporate directors.

What is Risk?


All investments involve some degree of risk. In finance, risk refers to the degree of uncertainty and/or potential financial loss inherent in an investment decision.  In general, as investment risks rise, investors seek higher returns to compensate themselves for taking such risks. Every saving and investment product has different risks and returns.  Differences include: how … Continue reading What is Risk?

Five Questions to Ask Before You Invest


Question 1: Is the seller licensed? Research shows that con-artists are experts at the art of persuasion , often using a variety of influence tactics tailored to the vulnerabilities of their victims. Smart investors check the background of anyone promoting an investment opportunity, even before learning about opportunity itself. Researching brokers: Details on a broker’s … Continue reading Five Questions to Ask Before You Invest

Binary Options Fraud


Binary Options Fraud Much of the binary options market operates through Internet-based trading platforms that are not necessarily complying with applicable U.S. regulatory requirements and may be engaging in illegal activity.  Investors should be aware of fraudulent promotion schemes involving binary options and binary options trading platforms. What is a Binary Option? A binary option … Continue reading Binary Options Fraud