A study undertaken by researchers at the School of Business and Economics at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) has shown that computer programs that algorithms based on artificial intelligence are able to make …
Many investors enter into a relationship with their brokers with little or no knowledge about their background, such as time in the business, expertise or ability to manage money. Investors also are often in the dark when it comes to particulars …
When Delhi-based Shyam Sundar was hospitalised this year, his wife received several calls from the relationship manager of his stock broker. He wasn’t calling to ask how her husband was doing, but for permission to transact in the futures …
Trading finally resumed at 3:10pm ET. It's been a rough day for stocks. The Dow shed 261 points (about 1.5%), mostly because of China's stock market plunge and ongoing fears about Greece, although the NYSE "glitch" didn't help …
A red-hot trading market has developed in the shares of the world’s leading social networking companies: Facebook, Twitter, Zynga and LinkedIn. What is unusual is that none of the companies are listed on a public stock exchange. …
The company is buying $1.1 billion worth of its stock from its largest investor, Third Point, and three of the company's most important directors--including Third Point's Dan Loeb--are quitting the board. This is big news for Yahoo! from a …
Trading in Chinese stocks was suspended Thursday for a second day this week after a dramatic plunge that sent shocks through global markets. Dealing was briefly halted after the CSI 300 stock index fell 5%. When markets re-opened, …
If you’re one of the estimated 15 million people who bought Grand Theft Auto V and have been playing it since it came out last week, you’ve probably spent a lot of time killing gang members, plotting jewelry-store heists, and rendezvousing at …
There are now at least 58 stock exchanges in the United States, many of them dark pools where the trades can be made anonymously. With institutional investors claiming they are outgunned by high-frequency traders, and individual …
Can she sell her shares if she has a negative, market-moving story dropping the next day? The answer is no, according …