Tech

  1. How Millennials Can Be the Wealthiest Generation Ever

    Millennials are poised to be the wealthiest generation of all time. Here's why.
  2. Fidelity's Leap Into the Robo-Advisor Pool

    Fidelity has joined the ranks of major firms offering robo-advisor services. Here's an introduction to Fidelity Go and what ...
  3. How Advisors Can Use Big Data to Gain an Edge

    Here's how big data is playing a crucial role in the work life of financial advisors and some strategies on how to take advantage ...
  4. Banks Take Heed of Wealthy's Use of Robo-Advisors

    The wealthy's increasing use of robo-advisors is putting pressure on traditional banks to add similar services to compete. ...
  5. While Banks Shut the Doors on the Marijuana Industry, Startups Come to the Rescue

    Marijuana startups and dispensaries find it difficult to gain access to capital; however, startups are stepping in to provide ...
  6. AMD Vs. Nvidia: Comparing Chip Makers in 2016

    Discover why a diversified AMD and a focused NVIDIA have worked out differently in terms of their financials.
  7. Alibaba Vs. JD.Com: The Battle for China (BABA, JD)

    Read about the growing rivalry between China's two largest e-commerce companies, and learn more about how the competition ...
  8. Bitcoin's Blockchain Technology Tested by 40 Banks

    Banks have been among the first to look at the benefits of the cost advantages and efficiency that blockchain technology ...
  9. Robo-Advisors with the Lowest Fees

    These robo-advisors all have low fees, but what they offer and require differs.
  10. M&A Report: Will These 5 Trends Carry into 2016?

    Find out what was behind the record level of merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in 2015 and whether the trend will ...
  11. Technology Stocks: The 6 Most Anticipated IPOs of 2016

    Find out which hot technology startups are among the most widely anticipated companies to file for initial public offerings ...
  12. Why Robo-advisors Make Sense for Retirees

    Robo-advisors' popularity is growing because they take the guess work out of investing. For some retirees they can benefit ...
  13. Which Robo-Advisors are Growing the Fastest?

    The growth of robo-advisors has been impressive in recent years. Here are the ones that are growing the fastest.
  14. Market Slips as Election Outlook Solidifies

    U.S. equity index futures are trading slightly lower before market open Wednesday as Super Tuesday votes come in and markets ...
  15. How to Make Money in Augmented Reality

    Discover how advertisers use augmented reality content to engage consumers and boost sales. Augmented reality allows consumers ...
  16. Are Cybersecurity Stocks On Sale? (HACK)

    Cybersecurity stocks may be on sale, providing an opportunity for value investors. A high-profile attack or two could benefit ...
  17. FireEye Stock Surges on New Partnership (FEYE)

    This partnership is good first step. But it won't do enough organically to make FEYE a better stock over its peers currently ...
  18. Markets Up Before Open on Super Tuesday

    U.S. equity index futures are trading higher Tuesday morning as the country heads into the biggest day of the presidential ...
  19. An Overview of Robo-Advisors and the Fiduciary Law

    Some industry regulators and experts have warned that robo-advisors are not yet capable of meeting the fiduciary standard.
  20. Will Virtual Reality Alter Business Reality in 2016?

    2016 is not the first time that virtual reality has been forecast to strike gold. The previous hype cycle, however, ended ...
  21. Global Markets Slide as G20 Disappoints

    Global markets are reversing two weeks of gains Monday morning, following the G20 summit of world economic leaders, which ...
  22. Decentralized Autonomous Organizations: IoT Today

    The blockchain revolution is currently underway, with a slew of interesting and potentially disruptive use cases for this ...
  23. CEO Email Scams Cost $2 billion

    CEO email scams cost a pretty packet, according to the FBI.
  24. 2016’s FinTech Disruptors: How Can you Benefit?

    The booming FinTech industry can offer us financial benefits through payments innovation, P2P lending, creative budgeting, ...
  25. Rifts Emerge Over Stimulus at G20, Markets Rise

    Markets extended their rally Friday morning on a rise in crude oil prices and hopes of further stimulus.
  26. 10 Leading EdTech Companies to Watch in 2016

    Funding for educational technology companies is on the rise, in this article we'll explore 10 exciting EdTech companies to ...
  27. Robo-Advisors Face Regulatory Scrutiny

    FINRA and other regulators are starting to put robo-advisors under a microscope. Here's what they are focusing on.
  28. How Tech Startup SoFi Plans to Disrupt the Banking Industry

    SoFi is the leader of a FinTech revolution for a digital, 21st century "bankless world." Specializing in student loan refinancing, ...
  29. Top Financial Advisor Tech Trends on the Horizon

    Advisors who fail to offer the latest digital tech to clients often find themselves falling behind the competition. Here ...
  30. Advisors: How to Help Millennials Learn to Love Stocks

    Millennials are a risk averse generation. Here's how advisors can help them invest appropriately for their age.
  31. Markets Edge Up as World Leaders Prepare for G20

    Global markets are largely up Thursday morning as G20 leaders prepare for a Friday and Saturday summit in Shanghai.
  32. Ethereum

    Ethereum is a decentralized software platform that enables SmartContracts and Distributed Applications (ĐApps) to be built ...
  33. Will Recent FBI Probe Impact Apple Shares? (AAPL)

    Apple refuses to create backdoor iPhone technology but a top Wall Street analyst does not believe this will negatively impact ...
  34. Alphabet's Key Ventures Beyond Search

    An overview of Alphabet's companies, beyond Google.
  35. Liftoff: Is This New Robo-Advisor Right for You?

    Liftoff is a new entrant in the robo-advisor arena. How does it stack up against the competition?
  36. Facebook's Commitment To Virtual Reality (FB)

    Mark Zuckerberg talks about facebook's commitment to virtual reality.
  37. Robo-Advisors and Banks: The Next Robo-Frontier

    Is the banking industry the next to join the robo-advisory fray? There are many things going on that lead us to believe that ...
  38. Advisors: Mistakes to Avoid with Would-Be Clients

    It's easy to inadvertently intimidate or confuse potential clients. Here's what not to do on your initial meetings with would-be ...
  39. How do I use an online security token?

    Learn about the most popular kinds of authentication tokens, what differentiates them and how to use them to protect your ...
  40. Bitcoin Vs. Litecoin Vs. Dogecoin: Comparing Virtual Currencies

    Read about several of the world's most widely used cryptocurrencies, and learn more about how they function and perform in ...
  41. Data Aggregation: How to Provide It to Clients

    Advisors wanting to remain competitive should consider embracing data aggregation tech, which many clients expect. Here's ...
  42. E-filing with the IRS: Is It Safe?

    The tax records of more than 100,000 citizens were put at risk because of a hacker attempt on the IRS's e-file website.
  43. Which Robo-Advisors Manage the Most Money?

    Investors should look at a variety of factors when choosing a robo-advisor. Here's a snapshot of the more popular ones.
  44. Why Governments Want to Eliminate Cash

    Recently, the European Central Bank (ECB) announced that it intends to stop minting €500 notes, in a move that they say is ...
  45. 3 Predictions for TV in the Next 10 Years

    Understand current technological trends in the TV industry and what has changed in the past. Learn about three predictions ...
  46. Fairchild Rejects Chinese SOE Takeover Bid (FCS, MU)

    San Jose-based Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. rejected a $2.46 billion takeover bid from Chinese state-backed ...
  47. Here's How the SETLcoin Trade System Will Work

    Goldman Sachs is expected to launch its own cryptocurrency, SETLcoin, and a trade settlement system based on it. Here's how ...
  48. Bitcoin vs. Big Finance (opinion)

    Bitcoin and big finance occupy parallel universes of value, cooperation, and trust. Understanding these differences helps ...
  49. IBM Offers Open Source Blockchain Code (IBM)

    International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) announced Tuesday that it would donate 44,000 lines of blockchain​ code to the ...
  50. How Does Neighborly Work and Make Money?

    Neighborly democratizes finance, enabling investments in municipal bonds that impact local communities.
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