Zoe, 18-month-old asylum seeking migrant girl from Honduras, cries while being held by her mother Evelyn as she and other migrants await to be transported by the U.S. Border Patrol after crossing the Rio Grande river into the United States from Mexico on a raft in Penitas, Texas, March 15,
Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are all the rage these days. People are literally bidding thousands to own these collectibles and some are even selling for millions. If your loved ones are into digital art and cryptocurrencies and enticed by the possibility of striking it rich off a speculative investment, gifting them
Cryptocurrencies are no longer just the domain of tech nerds. Nowadays, even our grandparents have heard of them, with their volatile price swings and surges in value making the news in pretty much every corner of the globe. Opinion on whether to invest in this asset class is varied. Plenty
The stock price of SPAC company Digital World Acquisition Corp. skyrocketed on extremely heavy trading volume Thursday after news of a merger that would launch former President Donald Trump‘s planned social media platform. DWAC’s stock surged 356.8% to close at $35.54 per share. Trading in the SPAC was halted multiple
U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen listens as U.S. President Joe Biden holds a meeting with business leaders and CEOs about the debt limit at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 6, 2021. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters The Treasury Department’s Financial Stability Oversight Council on Thursday released a report assessing
It may seem like a stock picker’s market, but long-term data still backs the buy-and-hold crowd. A majority of active managers failed to beat their passive benchmarks in the last year and only 11% of large-cap fund managers outperformed over a 10-year period, Morningstar said in a report last week.
On Oct. 21, 2021, the Board of Governors (FRB) of the U.S. Federal Reserve System (FRS) announced a new set of rules restricting the ability of “senior policymakers and senior staff” to trade individual securities in their personal investment accounts. The Fed has come under increasing pressure to tighten its
SNAP beat on earnings and matched revenue estimates Published October 21, 2021 Key Takeaways Average daily active users beat analyst estimates by about 4 million users. The more daily active users Snap can attract and retain, the more appealing its platform is to potential advertisers. Selling ad space is how