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Daily Analysis: Fed Disappoints Markets as Litecoin Hits 3-year High

Posted on April 6th, 2017.

Thursday Market Recap Asset Current Value Daily Change S&P 500 2353 -0.74% DAX 12215 -0.48% WTI Crude Oil 51.61 -0.14% GOLD 1255.55 0.43% Bitcoin 1158 2.77% EUR/USD 1.0657 -0.07%   All eyes were on the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank yesterday evening and so far today, as the minutes of both central banks’ previous...



What Do Rising Interest Rates Mean For Investors?

Posted on April 4th, 2017.

With interest rates inching upward in the U.S. and elsewhere following a period of sustained low rates, what should investors do to maximize their earnings? Last month, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates and signaled it will raise interest rates more this year. This followed a raise in December, the first in more than a year....



US Central Bank Records Show 50 Cybersecurity Breaches Since 2011

Posted on June 3rd, 2016.

Over 50 known cybersecurity breaches were detected by the U.S. Federal Reserve between 2011 and 2015, Fed Reserve records have revealed. The United States Federal Reserve, the country’s central bank, has detected over 50 cybersecurity breaches between 2011 and 2015 alone. Several espionage incidents were detected, with staff suspecting...



China Forcing Computer and Phone Buyers to Report ID to Police Sounds All Too Familiar

Posted on January 31st, 2015.

Chinese citizens looking to purchase computers or cells phones will now have to register their personal identification with police, according to reports by The Guardian, Shanghai Daily and Tian Shan Net.