Financial Markets

Dodd Frank Act

How the Dodd-Frank Act Regulated the Financial Industry

In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, the lack of regulations in the banking industry was abundantly clear. As a result of loose-lending, nearly 8 million homes in the U.S were forced into foreclosure and its repercussions were felt in almost every facet of society. In the hopes of preventing another financial meltdown, the …

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Cannabis Industry Worth $100.03b Despite Government Restrictions

The effects of the Coronavirus pandemic have hit every industry, and the Cannabis industry is no exception. However, it is an exception for having difficulty starting operations or getting any government loans or benefits. So far, only private investors have been investing in the Cannabis industry, and the wave of the deadly virus may wipe …

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10 Mistakes First-Time Investors Make

When you reach adulthood, all these expenses coming up from all directions catch you unaware. They’re never-ending, and you always feel like investing is something fo when things are easier- but they’ll never be! There will always be loans to pay off, rent, bills and insurance to pay for- and those extra things you’re saving …

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Invest In Your 20s | Best Financial Products

If you’re going to invest, it better be a sound decision! As a young professional in your twenties, you’re probably already balancing a lot. You’re learning to invest and how it’s  like to “adult” and make your mark in the workforce. Amidst everything else, you’re also working hard to invest and gain financial independence and …

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Current Market Trends Affecting Investment Trends

The stock market as we know it has long been a lively creature- one that excels and then experiences brief periods of downturns, with market trends fluctuating wildly. Normally, during these fickle market trends and periods of loss, buyers look to purchase stocks that they feel will bounce back easily after the market readjusts. For …

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Coronavirus Affected The Stock Market Disastrously: The Facts

As the coronavirus affected international economies, wreaked havoc and cause panic among people, Wall Street didn’t stand as an exception. When details about the COVID-19 virus emerged, the stock market took a major dive- its worst one since the 2008 financial crisis. Back then, we had a poor job market and a recession to blame, …

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