Distributed ledger technology is a cryptographically encoded, highly detailed ledger of transactions, distributed across a public or private network that promises substantial benefits of transaction speed and security, process efficiencies and cost savings.
Financial technology is the engine of market innovation and growth. Here is an examination of fintech based on a survey of members of the World Federation of Exchanges and an analysis of McKinsey & Co. clients.
Howard Lindzon is an angel investor, market maven and a serial entrepreneur. We sit down with the founder of Stocktwits, who launched investment newsletter Peloton this past August, to discuss markets, bitcoin and the millennial generation.
“What is Aramco?” When asked whether it is an international oil company or a national oil company former Aramco CEO and former Saudi oil minister Ali al Naimi said, “I can tell you – and I’m not biased — that Aramco is no less than Chevron or ExxonMobil.” He had not quite answered the question. “We are a by-product of those companies; and we are different from, say, Kuwait National Oil Company,” Naimi continued.
Crude oil has broken through levels not seen since 2014 and it appears to be entering a new phase, ending the downward super cycle that took crude from above $100 per barrel to under $30, and entering a phase where both supply and demand are expected to grow.
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