One of the core tenets of capitalism is competition - where the best rise the top, be it goods, services. or talent itself
It may not seem like a particularly important part of trading, and while it isn't as exciting or as glamorous as counting the money you make, it is very important. If you aren't able to protect yourself in the stock market, you may end up making a very serious mistakes, mistakes that could cost you a great deal of money.
Whether your goal is to have the ability to move or travel at will, work from home or have to have more money to do more of the activities you enjoy, day trading can provide a way.
What gives? How can Wall Street be thriving when it seems virtually impossible for individual traders to get a foothold in the market? The answer lies in the misconceptions that too many amateur traders have about what trading is and what it entails.
The need for security is the one thing that all human beings have in common. That security may come in different forms for each of us, but it all boils down to the same thing.
Martin has articulated, at the HBR and in blog posts, his thoughts on what this means for the future of the American economy
Forces at work from Tokyo to Kiev have been roiling the U.S. stock market for a couple of week. But the financial sushi that is now on the menu in Japan, and Russia's "Crimea of the Century" are only part of the story.
They alleged that the scheme netted more than $5.6 million of illegal profit on at least 12 transactions, with some profits
The move comes after Goldman, JPMorgan Chase & Co and Deutsche Bank banned their dealers from using online chatrooms. Recently
"This has always been about more than FX," the source said, adding that the casual nature of online chat rooms increased
Beyond this case, a new question needs to be addressed: how accountable are the superiors of failing employees? Are employees supposed to second-guess the instructions they receive from their superiors?
Like many carbon-based lifeforms, you perhaps think that bankers are driven only by naked greed. But that is just because you don't understand them: They actually have a deep psychological need for that money.
The entire story -- the latest in a series of jaw-dropping articles from Butcher, who is becoming the City of London's version
The manipulation was reported to the FSA by a British firm, ICIS Heren, that knits together benchmark natural-gas prices
This isn't the first time we've heard about traders yukking it up over Libor manipulation. Back in July, a former Morgan
Speed traders make a fraction of a penny in fees, paid by stock exchanges, for each of the quadrillions of orders that traders can execute within mere seconds -- while losing no money, ever.
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