5 Ways to Short Bitcoin

Margin Trading One of the easiest ways to short bitcoin is through a cryptocurrency margin trading platform. Many exchanges allow this type of trading, with margin trades allowing for investors to "borrow" money from a broker in order to make a trade. It's important...

2016 all over again? Why historically low global interest rates could make a comeback this year

A leading Wall Street firm predicts global interest rates could fall to three year lows this year — to about 1 percent. div > div.group > p:first-child"> According to Medley Global Advisors' Ben Emons, the scenario is becoming more likely because inflation is...

How WhatsApp Makes Money

WhatsApp was founded in 2009 by Brian Acton and Jan Koum as an alternative to pricey SMS services. The app allows users to upload their contact book and message anyone who has the app installed, at no cost. It is available for iPhones, Androids, Blackberries, Windows...

Social Security expansion bill poised to gain traction in Congress

As Social Security's funding problems loom ever closer on the horizon, the program has emerged as a pet project on many lawmakers' fix-it list. div > div.group > p:first-child"> Now in control of the House, Democrats have thrown their weight behind a measure...
Top 3 Tesla Shareholders (TSLA)

Top 3 Tesla Shareholders (TSLA)

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) – formerly known as Tesla Motors, Inc. – is one of the most innovative technology companies in the world, focusing primarily on producing electric vehicles but also on design and energy. The company was founded in 2003 by Silicon Valley...

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Stay Alert – Next Week Could be Choppy

Stay Alert – Next Week Could be Choppy

Major Moves On Friday, we learned that the Chinese trade delegation will be extending its visit to Washington DC, which was interpreted as a sign that progress is being made toward a new U.S./China trade deal. The major stock indexes performed well, with technology...

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