In our new section, FINtech Focus, we will profile one of these firms. While FINtech is a broad category, we will be focusing on firms that specifically cater to the alternative investment industry. This week we take a look at iStockAlerts.
After years of dealing with low interest rates, new regulations and rebuilding client confidence, futures commission merchants are ready to break out and start doing what they do best: Executing trades and hopefully making money.
Bonds and equities oddly have been joined at the hip of late, but a less active Fed could be the key to these asset classes returning to normal, and for markets to react to fundamentals instead of how the numbers affect Fed policy.
Americans nationwide are anxiously awaiting the results of tomorrow’s presidential elections, and it follows that the markets are too. The markets likely will “tread water” and maintain their sideways pattern until after the results are in.