Google announced a revamp of its Finance product today, making it easier for casual investors to see, organize, and track their stock portfolios. The new interface has a nice new splash of color to better differentiate stocks, but there’s also some functional additions that will genuinely make a difference.
Try to wrap your heads around this one: The eToro cryptocurrency exchange is spending $1 million to launch something called GoodDollar, an open-source blockchain project that — the company hopes — will create some form of globalized universal basic income. To me, at first glance, it reads more like a blockchain-based charity.
Robinhood, if you can use it when it’s not experiencing downtime, is a great way for retail investors to buy and sell stocks. But it seems the company’s rapid growth came with some disclosure oversights that have caught the attention of the SEC. The company could be facing a fine of up to $10 million, according The Wall Street Journal.
It goes without saying that COVID-19 has impacted the world economy. The unemployment numbers chart is perhaps the most striking statistical representation.
The novel coronavirus is spreading rapidly across Texas, with more than 30 cases reported statewide as of March 12th. There is yet another case in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex that is yet to be confirmed, if internet reports from those close to the Charles Schwab corporate offices in Westlake, Texas are to be believed.