Metro Bank: The story of a bank with no money

Ben Weiss, Wednesday, 15 May 2019

A bank without money is like an ice cream van without ice cream or a trading broker that doesn’t offer trading. It’s a bit redundant. Of course, Metro Bank doesn’t exactly have NO money, but in relative terms, for a bank that prior to 2019 was performing well, it’s in desperate need of some investment. Here’s the story of Metro Bank.

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Bubble incoming? Bitcoin price up 33% this week

Ben Weiss, Tuesday, 14 May 2019

Bitcoin’s price ended trading on Friday at around 6261.9 and opened again on Sunday morning at 7170.9. It has since continued to rise to a ten-month high of 8330.5, a total increase of 33% since market close on Friday evening. But what has caused this latest price escalation, and is another Bitcoin bubble on the way?

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Markets suffering as trade war intensifies

Ben Weiss, Monday, 13 May 2019

If ever a situation needed a character in charge with a certain amount of diligence and care, it’s the US-China trade war. Unfortunately, that’s not really in Donald Trump’s nature. And this week things took a turn for the worst.

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General, Indices, Cryptocurrencies

Weekly review: Trade war intensifies as Uber ‘stalls it’ on opening day

Ben Weiss, Friday, 10 May 2019

The UK largely had a positive week last week with a royal baby and European comebacks galore! Unfortunately, the same cannot be said for our trans-Atlantic neighbours, with the Dow, NASDAQ and S&P 500 all fully feeling the brunt of the trade war.

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Market Event, Shares

Uber IPO: When is it, how much will Uber’s share price be and how to trade it?

Ben Weiss, Thursday, 9 May 2019

Uber's IPO is set to be one of the most valuable in history, but when is it, how can you trade it and what will Uber's share price be? Here's everything you need to know.

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What are Guaranteed Stops and how do I use them?

Ben Weiss, Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Guaranteed Stops are valuable tools, and with ETX Capital, we offer them free of charge for all retail clients on specific markets. Find out what they are, how you can use them and just why Guaranteed Stops are so valuable.

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