Posts From Ian Maguire

Ian Maguire

Ian Maguire

Ian is our resident contributor to the latest going ons in the cryptomarket, keeping up to date with the latest icos and coins

Morgan Stanley Beats Q3 Forecast on Bond Trading Revenues

  The US investment banking firms have so far defied the Wall Street expectations for weak third-quarter performance. Specifically, Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS), on Thursday, reported its best Q3 results in the past decade, led by a robust bond trading

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Singapore Dollar Weakens as MAS Eases Monetary Policy

  The Singapore dollar lost ground against the greenback yesterday after the country’s central bank (The Monetary Authority of Singapore) eased its monetary policy, citing a weak economic scenario. The Monetary Authority of Singapore, which utilizes the exchange rate as

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Asure Sells Workspace Management Business For $120mln.

  Shares of Asure Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: ASUR) surged 23.01% or $1.6 to close at $8.34 on Tuesday after the cloud platform enterprise revealed the divestment of its workspace administration business to FM:Systems in a $120 million deal. In the

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German Bank BayernLB Predicts Sharp Rise In Bitcoin Price

  The cryptocurrency market remains slightly bullish as Bitcoin (BTC) battles to stay at about $8,350 levels. In the past 24 hours, the crypto has gained 1.1%. Ethereum (ETH) has gained 2.1% to close at $179.46. Likewise, XRP is trading

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Alibaba Plunges 5% as the US Ponders De-listing Chinese Firms

  Shares of Alibaba plunged on Friday following media reports that the White House is looking at various options to restrict US investments in China. The primary objective of the plan being considered is to safeguard investors. No final decision

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CME Group to Launch Option Contracts on Bitcoin in 1Q20

  After remaining range-bound for more than two weeks, the cryptocurrency entered a correction phase yesterday. Bitcoin (BTC) lost nearly 8% in a matter of hours to trade at $9,712.87. Correspondingly, the market cap declined to $174.18 billion. Likewise, Ethereum

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Kiwi Dollar Down On Higher-Than-Anticipated Trade Deficit

  The New Zealand dollar declined yesterday despite a strong rebound in the price of dairy products in the auction held on Tuesday. Even the sharp drop in crude prices did not aid the Kiwi dollar to maintain ground against

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Apple Up on Launch of New iPhone’s at Attractive Prices

  The shares of Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) have been gaining for the past three trading days after the tech company launched three new versions of its iPhones on Tuesday. Furthermore, the company also unveiled a Watch and TV subscription

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China Inflation Remains Unchanged at 2.8%, PPI Declines

  After losing ground to the greenback on Monday, the Chinese yuan rebounded yesterday morning following the release of better-than-anticipated inflation rate in August. However, the yuan was unable to consolidate as data released late yesterday indicated a decline in

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GE Up As Citigroup Foresees Meaningful Turnaround

  The shares of General Electric (NYSE: GE) has appreciated for the past two trading sessions after Citi analyst Andrew Kaplowitz issued an optimistic report about the company’s future while reiterating his “buy” rating. Notably, Kaplowitz is the third analyst

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