Greek Stock Market Reopens – Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

The Greek news of the day is Greek Stock Market to Reopen, With Restrictions.RestrictionsPeople cannot draw on their Greek bank accounts to buy shares
People can only buy shares with existing brokerage account cash

I supposed people could transfer cash from elsewhere into stocks but no one in their right mind would do such a thing.And what about taking cash out of […]

trading has been halted at the new york stock … – Business Insider

screenshot/CNBCTrading was halted at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday morning.The latest from the NYSE is that all symbols are not trading and all open orders are now canceled.”Additional information will follow as soon as possible,” the NYSE’s website says.According to CNBC, the halt started at 11:32 a.m. ET and was triggered by “technical issues.””We’re currently experiencing a technical […]

Wall St. mixed as earnings offset merger news

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange April 20, 2015.Reuters/Brendan McDermid n”>(Reuters) – U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, with the Dow industrials pulled down by a handful of uninspiring earnings reports, while the Nasdaq was pushed higher by a proposed biotech merger.Travelers (TRV.N), DuPont (DD.N) and IBM (IBM.N) shares weighed most on the Dow. DuPont […]

Weekly Big Data review: Vendors accelerate convergence of cloud …

Big Data and cloud computing are a perfect fit, but delivering on the potential of infinitely scalable analytics is much easier said than done. The industry is working to change that, however, and a lot of progress is being made.SAP this week introduced a simplified pricing scheme for its HANA platform that aims to make the in-memory database more accessible […]