Submitted by Daniel Drew of Dark BidThe Stock Market Is Disappearing In One Giant Leveraged BuyoutIt’s easy to find critics and doomsayers who predict that the next stock market crash is just around the corner. They could be right, but another possibility is that the stock market itself will disappear entirely.Anyone who is familiar with mergers and acquisitions knows what […]
The upsurge of investor interest in high-frequency trading (HFT) caused by Michael Lewis’ book “Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt” makes it important for industry professionals to come up to speed with HFT terminology. A number of HFT terms have their origins in the computer networking/systems industry, which is to be expected given that HFT is based on incredibly fast […]
Steve Kroft reports on a new book from Michael Lewis that reveals how some high-speed traders work the stock market to their advantageIs the U.S. stock market rigged? Lewis explains how the stock market is riggedAuthor Michael Lewis explains why vast sums of money are being spent by high frequency traders to gain microseconds in speed~~~Lewis: Investors, big and […]
REUTERS/ Mike Blake2013 was a banner year for stocks, but 2014 has started off on a relatively sour note.
Markets are down so far this year, but that’s actually “helped re-establish more reasonable valuation metrics,” according to Gluskin Sheff’s David Rosenberg.In a new note to clients, Rosenberg says clients should keep in mind “that after a year in which the S&P […]
Get Forex buy/sell signals directly to your email and by SMS. To learn more click hereGold markets had a slightly positive week over the last by sessions, but you have to keep in mind that the liquidity would have been almost nothing. Because of this, we are essentially ignoring this market for the next couple of sessions, and will wait […]