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AvaTrade Tightens Spreads & Adds Equity Baskets

Top-rated forex broker, AvaTrade, has upgraded its instruments and trading conditions with new equity baskets and tighter spreads on popular cryptos, including Ethereum, Bitcoin Gold and Ripple. The changes are the latest in a string of improvements to the AvaTrade offering. AvaTrade Rolls Out New Products AvaTrade has gone live with new indices that track […]

What’s Behind the Rise of SPACs, Cryptocurrencies, and NFTs?

The rise behind high-flying assets like SPACs (blank check companies), cryptocurrencies, and NFTs is related to the environment we’re in and the large-scale liquidity that has caused a rise in all asset classes.  Interest rates in an economy are a function of nominal growth rates.  In Western economies (the United States, developed Europe, and Japan), […]

SPAC: What Are ‘Blank Check’ Companies?

SPAC is short for a special purpose acquisition company, also known as a “blank check” company. A SPAC is essentially large pool of cash, which is listed on a public exchange with the sole purpose of completing an acquisition. It’s essentially a form of a backdoor IPO. SPACs are unique in that they have no […]

Investing in the Music Industry

The music industry has massive underlying demand. YouTube’s most popular videos and most viewed videos ever are disproportionately music videos. The top ones obtain billions of views, garnering popularity that most forms of content could never fathom even a fraction of from a pure viewership perspective. At large, the industry is in the most robust […]

Volatile Markets: 7 Strategies That Can Make Killings

The coronavirus crash brought on market conditions you rarely see. There were exceptionally volatile markets, a level of which exceeded that seen during the 2008 financial crisis and the 1929 crash that marked the beginning of the Great Depression. 1929 and 2008 were fundamentally brought on by debt crises. Discerning sophisticated investors could have done the […]

Stagflation: How It Occurs And Building a ‘Stagflation Portfolio’

Eventual stagflation could be a risk for the economy and markets and one that’s currently vastly under-discounted. Going into the post Covid-19 investing period, we’re in a situation where the central bank has pushed a lot of liquidity into the markets and brought up the financial economy (i.e., prices of financial assets) while the real […]

How Does the Stock Market Affect the Economy?

The stock market is an important part of the overall functioning of the economic system. The stock market – and capital markets more generally – affect the real economy as they provide the money and credit that the real economy uses to make goods and services. The financial economy leads the real economy. The stock […]

Bulls Are Pushing Moody’s Higher

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) on the Daily Chart has been in an uptrend since 27 January 2020 when it registered the low price at $261.27, followed by a series of higher tops and higher bottoms. Analysis On 29 March 2021, Moody’s stock recorded the high price of $307.71. When applying Oscillator Analysis to the price […]

Is Roblox Still A Good Buy?

Roblox (NYSE:RBLX) is one of quite a few interesting stocks to have been recently listed, and it’s caused quite a storm in the tech world. Like many tech stocks, it’s not exactly cheap, and over the past two weeks since the stock was launched, the price has fluctuated on a daily basis but not risen […]

AvaTrade Aims For £700 Million London IPO

Top online broker, AvaTrade, is the latest big name to eye London for an IPO in the coming months. While precise timelines are yet to be confirmed, initial reports suggest the Dublin-based broker could be valued at between £500 million and £700 million. AvaTrade IPO On The Horizon The popular trading broker has selected JP […]

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