Macro Investing
UK EU Brexit

₤600 million lost weekly as UK fails on Brexit plan

The UK Parliament has when again failed to come to an arrangement in the ongoing Brexit saga, and the cost to the country is starting to add up. The second series of votes on Brexit...
Jerome Powell

Powell faces impossible challenge in Friday speech

Stock markets are inching higher ahead of Fed Chair Jerome Powell's Friday address; however, investors are still on edge. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell faces the impossible challenge of presenting a united voice on Fed policy...
slack eyes unusual listing

Billion dollar Slack eyes unusual IPO

Slack Inc.'s IPO is near, and excited investors are already eyeing another possible major payday. The internet communication platform has already submitted personal documentation to go public in the existing year-- but do not...
Facebook Libra

Introducing Libra: Facebook’s long-awaited dive into cryptocurrency

Facebook has finally revealed the white paper for its long-awaited dive into the cryptocurrency realm with the introduction of the Libra. On Tuesday morning, Facebook released the details of its cryptocurrency Libra, which will allow...
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These billionaires were booted from their own companies

Be careful what you build. If it gets too big, you may become a billionaire, but there’s a chance you end up in an increasingly popular club for entrepreneurial geniuses who have been ousted...
quantum-computing

Quantum computing is on the verge of going mainstream

The past decade has brought us a wave of incredible new innovations. From blockchain technology to the mass proliferation of streaming services and smartphone adoption...but the next wave of tech is likely to be...
Markets Trade War

Markets rebound as traders adapt to trade war rhetoric

Trump shocked markets today following some hopeful remarks regarding the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China. Major U.S. stock indexes rose at the opening bell on Friday, a day after a sharp sell-off,...
Iran and Venezuela are reeling from U.S. sanctions

Iran and Venezuela reeling from U.S. oil sanctions

A worldwide oil surplus is permitting the United States to accelerate its plan of bringing Iranian crude exports to a standstill, and markets are watching on in awe as the commodity battle plays out. U.S....
S&P 500

S&P 500 reverses five-day losing streak

Led by gains in the technology sector, the major S&P 500 stocks increased drastically Monday, closing the day up by 1.47 percent. Michael James, director of equity trading at Wedbush Securities in Los Angeles noted,...
WeWork IPO

WeWork eyes IPO with help from SoftBank

Co-working behemoth WeWork, otherwise known as the We Company, has filed confidential documents for its IPO with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday. WeWork noted that its modified IPO registration with the U.S. Securities...