Why are stocks falling? Fragile ‘bear market’ bounce underlines investor jitters

Why are stocks falling?  Fragile ‘bear market’ bounce underlines investor jitters

Is that all there is? US stocks were back on the downswing in a big way Wednesday, underlining warnings from some market veterans that sharp BCS in what has so far been a down year for Sigma may be little more than the sort of volatile, short-lived upside BCS characteristic of bear markets. “It’s never … Read more

HSBC launches $ 1bln lending fund for female entrepreneurs in Egypt, 10 other markets

HSBC launches $ 1bln lending fund for female entrepreneurs in Egypt, 10 other markets

HSBC announced that it launched a Female Entrepreneur Fund on Tuesday that will provide $ 1bn in lending to female-owned businesses over the next 12 months in 11 markets, including Egypt. This comes alongside the introduction of the ‘HSBC Roar Initiative’, which enables female entrepreneurs to access a series of masterclasses hosted by experienced business … Read more

Oak Real Estate Partners Launches $ 500 Million Fund for Institutional Investors | News

Oak Real Estate Partners Launches $ 500 Million Fund for Institutional Investors |  News

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – May 17, 2022– Michigan-based White Oak Capital Holdings, LLC, dba as Oak Real Estate Partners, a national fund manager focused on the institutional investment sector, announced it has launched Oak Institutional Credit Solutions, LLC, a $ 500-million private real estate financing investment fund. The newly formed investment vehicle … Read more

Which of Buffett’s bank stocks might make you the most money?

Which of Buffett’s bank stocks might make you the most money?

This is the time of the quarter when investors get to see what changes Warren Buffett and the management team at Berkshire Hathaway have made to the conglomerate’s stock portfolio. The big splash in Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s BRK The 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the end of the first quarter is … Read more

Why are stocks falling? What you need to know about bear markets, stagflation and crypto chaos

Why are stocks falling?  What you need to know about bear markets, stagflation and crypto chaos

It will take more than Friday’s big bounce to put to rest the fear of a bear market in stocks as uncertainty about the Federal Reserve’s ability to get a grip on inflation without sinking the economy stokes fears of stagflation – a pernicious combination of slow economic growth and persistent inflation. Stagflation is “an … Read more

How a bitcoin market ‘in extreme fear’ compares with the past, and what to expect next

How a bitcoin market ‘in extreme fear’ compares with the past, and what to expect next

Stablecoin USDTerra, or UST USTUSD, -1.41%, Once among the top 10 largest cryptocurrency by market cap, lost its 1 to 1 peg against the US dollar, falling to as low as 6 cents on Friday, according to CoinDesk data. LUNA LUNAUSD, -31.25, Another cryptocurrency backing UST, fell nearly to zero from over $ 80 in … Read more

Welcome to Generation Z’s first bear market

Welcome to Generation Z’s first bear market

Generation Z investors are experiencing their first bear market, and that’s a good thing. I’m referring to investors who were born after 1996 and currently 26 or younger. They would have been no older than age 12 during the last major bear market, in 2008, and almost certainly weren’t paying attention to Wall Street. (I’m … Read more

The beginning of the end of the stock market’s correction could be near

The beginning of the end of the stock market’s correction could be near

The end of the US stock market’s correction is looking a lot closer. That’s the conclusion of a contrarian analysis of market timer sentiment. It’s encouraging, from a contrarian perspective, that the market timer community in recent days has become extremely pessimistic – as pessimistic, in fact, as it has been at prior market bottoms. … Read more

Options Appoint Former Fixnetix Executive Shaun Jackson As Chief Commercial Officer | Business

Options Appoint Former Fixnetix Executive Shaun Jackson As Chief Commercial Officer |  Business

LONDON & NEW YORK & HONG KONG – (BUSINESS WIRE) – May 13, 2022– Options Technologythe leading Capital Markets services provider,Today announced the appointment of Shaun Jackson as Chief Commercial Officer. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220513005229/en/ Options Appoint Former Fixnetix Executive Shaun Jackson As Chief Commercial Officer (Photo: Business … Read more

US FinCEN Continues To Renew And Expand Real Estate GTOs – Real Estate

US FinCEN Continues To Renew And Expand Real Estate GTOs – Real Estate

On April 29, 2022, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (“FinCEN”) renewed and expanded geographic targeting orders (“GTOs”) for certain “all-cash” purchases of residential real estate (“April 2022 GTOs”).1 FinCEN has renewed and expanded the geographic reach of these series of GTOs since 2016 and does so again with the April 2022 GTOs. The April 2022 … Read more