A linkfest of the best reading in fund investing: It’s time to take Bitcoin seriously. No, seriously. — John Authers, Financial Times Bloomberg News A photo of the twenty-five bitcoin, a digital currency Bitcoin in your IRA? Why, yes, you most certainly can. – Saumya Vaishampayan, MarketWatch Warren Buffett’s bet that index funds will beat hedge [...]
ByDavid Schauber, Jr.: Before selecting a stock, there are a number of things that you need to consider in order to ensure that you are buying the stock of a high-quality company whose shares are poised to grow in value over time. Some...Show More Summary
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/377ed152-6220-11e3-bba5-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2nC0WpuAU YouTube’s ad revenue is set to hit $5.6 billion this year, according to an eMarketer report relayed by the Financial Times. The same report estimates that the service’s net revenue after paying its partners is close to $2 billion, which would be significantly more than […]
YouTube’s ad revenue is set to hit $5.6 billion this year, according to an eMarketer report relayed by the Financial Times. The same report estimates that the service’s net revenue after paying its partners is close to $2 billion, which would be significantly more than the $1.65 […]
I know that being a Debbie Downer gets more face time on cable news, but after looking at the Fed’s latest Financial Accounts of the U.S. report, formerly known as the Flow-of-Funds report, I cannot contain my optimism about the economy’s prospects in the New Year.
Last year, the Vatican bank detected six suspicious transactions; this year, that figure has soared to more than 100 amid a reform effort, an official tells the Los Angeles Times. That work, headed by Swiss financial expert Rene Bruelhart, also involves asking 1,000 account holders at the bank to...
Nigeria is straight up missing $50 billion, according to a letter obtained by the Financial Times' William Wallis. The letter alleges that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) — the state oil company — "has failed since...Show More Summary
This is pretty solid timing. OneWire, the financial career site, just published its interview with Eduardo Mestre, Senior Managing Director and Chairman of Global Advisory at boutique investment bank Evercore Partners. In the interview,...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - PSA Peugeot Citroen and Dongfeng Motor Group have agreed on the main terms of an alliance backed by a 3-4 billion-euro ($4.1-$5.5 billion) capital injection for the French carmaker, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday.
We all have to go through the tough financial times at one point or another, and the better prepared you are, the less painful it will be to endure. However, this doesn't make it any easier when you feel like you're being crushed by financial problems. Read more...
The director for financial stability at the Bank of England, Andy Haldane, said the BoE wants to throw its weight behind the use of securitisations in boosting flows of credit to small businesses, the Financial Times reported. ||| London...Show More Summary
By Jeff Pierce Financial Engines Inc (FNGN) is a stock I’ve never come across in all my scanning so I often pay close attention to these stocks. This stock has had quite a run over the last year and a half and I think it’s time for this to take a pause as it’s got […]
JPMorgan Chase has filed a U.S. patent application for a computerized payment system that resembles the virtual currency Bitcoin, the Financial Times reports. As more people make their purchases online, banks, credit card companies and tech companies are all hoping to capitalize on the quickly expanding business of mobile and online payments. Show More Summary
UPDATE TUESDAY : While no side is discussing financials, I’ve learned more about the size of the deal, in which Legendary Entertainment acquired Asylum. I hear that Legendary ended up paying about eight times what Asylum is projected to make in terms of profits in 2014, which comes to a price tag just north of $100 million. Show More Summary
Some more Revolving Door news for you today. Read and enjoy. Or don’t. Emily Passer has been named communications director of Quartz, the business site from Atlantic Media. Passer comes to Quartz from The Financial Times. She’ll report...Show More Summary
Photo by Flickr user Julie Danielle Ireland is asking its own citizens to move away, the Financial Times reports. In a controversial effort to reduce its unemployment and welfare costs, the Irish government is sending letters to about 6,000 unemployed people, urging them to take jobs in other EU countries. Show More Summary
Banking giant HSBC is taking a big new space to grow in at a time when most financial firms have been finding ways to shrink their footprints in the city. The London-based bank is adding two floors at 330 Madison Ave., the 12th and 13th, adding a total of 75,000 square feet. Show More Summary
A new financial tool lets Wall Street calculate the climate-change risk of investments.
With disastrous timing, Qantas has managed to set fire to its house with a ratings downgrade before the fire brigade, in the form of a Government debt guarantee, can turn up and douse the flames.
The three year lease. It entrances and traps the most spellbound car aficionados into a monthly payment that keeps them at the altar of the car payment. Is that a bad thing? Well, depends on the way you want to look at it. What can’t be argued is that both sides get what they want, […]