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admin October 18, 2018

Interest from institutional investors to lend and borrow cryptocurrencies is on the rise, according to Genesis Global Capital. According to a third-quarter report, the company facilitated more than half a billion dollars in loans, of which more than $300 million was lent out to investors as both a tool to hedge and leverage to increase […]

admin October 18, 2018

Home price gains since 2013 have been much less impressive than you think. While reports show that home prices have recovered nationwide, the increase has been uneven and not as strong as you have been led to believe. Consider RealtyTrac’s latest report on 148 major U.S. metropolitan areas. The average gain on the sale of […]

admin October 18, 2018

Major cryptocurrency prices were trading marginally lower Wednesday. After rising as much as 10% on Monday, bitcoin, the world’s largest digital currency, broke out of a triangle formation, which if holds, one analyst said could point to another leg higher, testing another important level. “This price action—shown on the chart below—was quickly sold-off but did […]

admin October 17, 2018

Is South Korea a “developed” or “emerging” stock market? Most investors haven’t thought about this question, but a lot is riding on the answer. FTSE Russell, one of the world’s leading index providers, considers South Korea’s stock market to be in the developed category. Rival MSCI puts that country’s market into the “emerging” category. Welcome […]