Tech

  1. Ford Acquires SAIPS for Self-Driving Auto Plan (F)

    On the longer horizon for Ford is a transformation into what CEO Mark Fields calls a "mobility company" rather than its traditional ...
  2. Top 4 Shareholders of Nokia (NOK)

    Nokia's products link mobile broadband, fixed access, IP routing and optical technologies and cloud computing services. Here ...
  3. How To Add Bitcoins To Your Retirement Account

    Bitcoin is one of the top alternate investments, should it be a part of your retirement portfolio? If yes, how?
  4. Top 8 Most Profitable Majors Of 2016

    Choose your college major wisely to justify the rising cost of higher education. Here are 8 majors that lead to good jobs ...
  5. HSBC, BofA Merrill Lynch Explore Blockchain-Based Trade (BAC, HSBC)

    The $2 trillion worth of global trading transactions can be massively simplified with the benefits of blockchain technology, ...
  6. Tim Cook Confirms Apple Working on Augmented Reality (AAPL)

    Tim Cook confirmed in an interview that Apple Inc, (AAPL) has been working intensively on Augmented Reality (AR).
  7. 6 Fintech Firms Emerging in Israel (GE, BABA)

    Six emerging fintech firms in Israel are providing innovative solutions.
  8. Investing Tutorial for 20-Somethings

    In your 20s and want to maximize returns on your investments? Here's how. But be careful.
  9. 5 Fintech Firms Emerging in Canada (MFTGF, VGGOF)

    These emerging Canadian fintech companies have attracted the attention of some big-name investors and customers.
  10. FBGRX: Fidelity Blue Chip Fund Top 5 Holdings Analysis

    Learn about the Fidelity Blue Chip Growth mutual fund, its portfolio makeup, and read a complete analysis of the fund's top ...
  11. CAPM vs. Arbitrage Pricing Theory: How They Differ

    Both project the expected rate of return given the level of risk assumed, but they consider different variables.
  12. What Advisors Should Know About Cryptocurrencies

    As Bitcoin and currencies like it grow in popularity, advisors should have a good grasp on how to explain them to clients. ...
  13. What Are the Biggest Risks Associated With Banks Today?

    Evolving mechanisms and techniques of cybercrime have become the most severe risk associated with banks today.
  14. GoPro: 5 Secrets You Didn't Know (GPRO)

    Little-known facts behind the GoPro story.
  15. Why are There Now Two Ethereums?

    Damage control over a huge Ethereum theft led to a radical solution: Split Ethereum into two.
  16. Why Wealth Managers Can't Afford to Lag in Tech Literacy

    Here is some insight into why wealth managers should accelerate plans to adopt technology and be willing to partner with ...
  17. Trade

    A basic economic concept that involves multiple parties participating in the voluntary negotiation and then the exchange ...
  18. Shortage

    A situation where demand for a product or service exceeds the available supply. Possible causes of a shortage include miscalculation ...
  19. Multi-Factor Model

    A financial model that employs multiple factors in its computations to explain market phenomena and/or equilibrium asset ...
  20. Errors And Omissions Insurance - E&O

    A professional liability insurance that protects companies and individuals against claims made by clients for inadequate ...
  21. Central Counterparty Clearing House - CCP

    An organization that exists in various European countries that helps facilitate trading done in European derivatives and ...
  22. Cryptocurrency

    A digital or virtual currency that uses cryptography for security. A cryptocurrency is difficult to counterfeit because of ...
  23. How Fidelity Go Differs From Other Robo-Advisors

    Unlike robo-advisors, Fidelity's new online investment service is professionally managed by a team of experts rather than ...
  24. Bitcoin Price Plunges 20% After Hackers Steal $72 Million

    Bitcoin price falls 20% after a security breach at a Hong Kong-based exchange.
  25. The Difference Between Amazon And Alibaba's Business Models

    Learn how Alibaba and Amazon compare in terms of each company's applied business model, and understand the markets each company ...
  26. 4 Best Places for Military Retirees to Live

    The best places for military retirees to live include Washington D.C., San Diego and San Antonio. Here's a look at each city ...
  27. How Pokemon Go Uses Augmented Reality (NTDOY)

    Pokemon Go made it that much easier to illustrate a use case for augmented reality.
  28. Beware of No Credit Check Loans

    Consumers with weak finances often rush to "no credit-check" loans, but this debt poses significant financial dangers for ...
  29. The Infinite Shelf

    The infinite shelf refers to the virtually unlimited extent and range of products available in e-commerce stores as opposed ...
  30. SEO Fundamentals for Advisor Web Sites

    These basic SEO measures are useful for advisors looking to strengthen their search rankings while building and maintaining ...
  31. Apple's Chinese Revenue Problems (AAPL)

    The company faces slowing sales and stiffening competition in China, which Apple expects to be its largest market
  32. Fidelity Launches Retail Robo-Advisor Fidelity Go

    Fidelity becomes the latest big name to enter the robo-advisor field with the launch of its retail robo-advisor offering. ...
  33. Hacker Assaults on DNC Show Importance of Cyber Security

    Investopedia tech columnist David Garrity notes that if a U.S. Presidential election is fair game to cyber warfare, one can ...
  34. 10 FinTech Companies to Watch in 2016

    These are 10 FinTech companies to watch in 2016.
  35. Investment Risks You Should Take in Your 20s

    You can take more risks when investing in your 20s, but not until you do this first.
  36. How Smart Home Systems Impact Home Values

    Smartphone-operated lighting and blinds, personalized locking systems, intelligent thermostats...do these amenities pay off ...
  37. Steemit: The Disruptive Blockchain-Based Media Community

    It's kind of like Medium, except that Blockchain technology is used to decide which blogs get promoted--and compensated via ...
  38. How to Mine Ethereum on Your Computer

    You can get ether by buying it on the open market, accepting it as payment--or by mining it yourself. Here is how to do the ...
  39. Understanding Smart Contracts

    What are smart contracts and are they the future of contractual agreements?
  40. Hard Fork

    A hard fork (or sometimes hardfork) is a radical change to the protocol that makes previously invalid blocks/transactions ...
  41. Soft Fork

    A soft fork (or sometimes softfork) is a change to the software protocol where only previously valid blocks/transactions ...
  42. Blockchain Company Files for New Bitcoin ETF

    A new ETF will track the price of Bitcoin.
  43. Good Credit? Try This Credit Card Alternative

    Personal loans are a credit card alternative to try if you've got great credit and you want to lock in a lower interest rate ...
  44. Envestnet: What Advisors Should Know

    Envestnet may be the answer for advisors looking for a complete client service system. Here is the lowdown on its suite of ...
  45. How Peter Thiel Became a Superstar (EBAY,FB,LNKD,TSLA,YELP)

    Peter Thiel: Legendary Silicon Valley entrepreneur and investor, destroyer of Gawker Media, supporter of Hulk Hogan... and ...
  46. Robo-Advisors That Aim to Serve Women

    Women's general lack of confidence in investing makes the female market a ripe one for tailored advisory services. Here's ...
  47. Woman-Focused Robo-Advisor SheCapital Folds

    SheCapital, which put a new spin on robo-advising by offering portfolio management services with a woman-centered approach, ...
  48. WorthFM: Savings and Investments for Women

    You can also invest at Worth FM if you're male, but this new savings and investments platform is focused on the preferences ...
  49. Macy's Tests AI Mobile Shopping Tool (M)

    Macy's is aiming to lure customers back into the store with a new AI tool that answers questions for them.
  50. Why the Need for Human Advisors Will Never Die

    As the financial world becomes evermore digitized at a lightning pace, many wonder how relevant human advisors are. This ...
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