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Big Tech

Collective term for large technology companies including Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple, and Microsoft Big Tech,[1] or the “Tech Giants”,[2] are the largest and most dominant companies in the information technology industry, epsecially the “Big Five” American technology companies – Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft. Since the end of the 2010s, these five have been, besides Saudi Aramco, the most… Read More »

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority

American financial self-regulatory organizarion (Learn how and when to remove this template message) In the United States, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (FINRA) is a private corporation that acts as a self-regulatory organization (SRO). FINRA is the successor to the National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc. (NASD) and the member regulation, enforcement, and arbitration operations of the… Read More »

Support and resistance

“Support levels” redirects here. For technical support levels, see Technical support. In stock market technical analysis, support and resistance are certain predetermined levels of the price of a security at which it is thought that the price will tend to stop and reverse.[1] These levels are denoted by multiple touches of price without a breakthrough of the level.… Read More »

MetaTrader 4

MetaTrader 4, also known as MT4, is an electronic trading platform widely used by online retail foreign exchange speculative traders. It was developed by MetaQuotes Software and released in 2005. The software is licensed to foreign exchange brokers who provide the software to their clients. The software consists of both a client and server component. The server component… Read More »

Nadex

Nadex (Northern American Derivatives Exchange), formerly known as HedgeStreet, is US-based retail-focused online binary options exchange. It offers retail trading of binary options and spreads on the most heavily traded forex, commodities and stock indices markets. Contents 1 History 2 Operations 2.1 Products 2.2 Regulations 2.3 Membership 2.4 Funding 2.5 Fees 3 See also 4 References History[edit] Nadex… Read More »

Madoff investment scandal

Investment scandal discovered in 2008 The Madoff investment scandal was a major case of stock and securities fraud discovered in late 2008. In December of that year, Bernie Madoff, the former NASDAQ chairman and founder of the Wall Street firm Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC, admitted that the wealth management arm of his business was an elaborate… Read More »

Foreign exchange market

Global decentralized trading of international currencies “Forex” redirects here. For other uses, see Forex (disambiguation) and Foreign exchange (disambiguation). The foreign exchange market (Forex, FX, or currency market) is a global decentralized or over-the-counter (OTC) market for the trading of currencies. This market determines foreign exchange rates for every currency. It includes all aspects of buying, selling and… Read More »

Exchange rate

Rate at which one currency will be exchanged for another USD, EUR and Romanian leu In finance, an exchange rate is the rate at which one currency will be exchanged for another. It is also regarded as the value of one country’s currency in relation to another currency.[1] For example, an interbank exchange rate of 114 Japanese yen… Read More »