Saudi Arabia to open stock market to foreigners on June 15

Saudi Arabia will open its $532 billion stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15, allowing qualified foreign institutions to buy shares from that date, the Capital Market Authority said on Thursday.Final rules covering the opening of the market will be published on May 4, the regulator said in a brief statement.Read MoreOPEC: Rivals’ oil supply growth will slowAFP […]

Robinhood Offers Simple (and Free) Stock Trading

iOS: If you want to buy or sell stock, you usually have to pay a fee. At $7-$10 per transaction, they can add up. Robinhood eliminates these fees, offering free stock trading that’s incredibly simple.Generally, we’re fans of “set and forget” investing with funds, rather than individual stock investing. Right now, Robinhood lets you trade individual stocks and exchange-traded funds […]

Police report filed against suspicious trading of SMRT stocks | The …

By Terry XuLocal blogger and activist, Ravi Philemon has filed a police report to prompt an investigation into possible insider trading of SMRT stocks. In his report, he wrote,” I refer to the newspaper report “Transport Stocks up on talk of changes,” published in My Paper dated 21 May 2014. The report said that the land transport stocks powered ahead on Tuesday, 20 […]

Investment challenge students in TVA program outpace stock market …

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — University students in the Tennessee Valley Authority’s 2013 Investment Challenge Program have outpaced the stock market.Student teams from 25 universities within the utility’s service area participated in the challenge by managing real stock portfolios. With faculty guidance, the students designed long-term investment strategies and selected investments within certain guidelines established by TVA.Last year, the Standard and Poor’s […]