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StockTwits® Grows from Twitter API to Self-Sustaining Social Network with 150,000+ Daily Trading News Updates, Tips & Ideas from Like-Minded Investors

StockTwits® Grows from Twitter API to Self-Sustaining Social Network with 150,000+ Daily Trading News Updates, Tips & Ideas from Like-Minded Investors

In a Nutshell: Between 2 billion to 6 billion stocks are traded daily on the New York Stock Exchange. The options and information for your next investment can be overwhelming. Using the phenomenon of social media, StockTwits took the Twitter API and built it into an industry-leading platform with more than 1 million active members. The social network for investors and traders sees more than 150,000 daily posts, providing instant gratification to members looking for information on a... read more »

BIOSTAR Advances Booming Crypto Mining Industry with TB250-BTC PRO Motherboard

BIOSTAR Advances Booming Crypto Mining Industry with TB250-BTC PRO Motherboard

In a Nutshell: With the mining of cryptocurrency gaining popularity in tandem with the rise in coin values, it’s imperative that new and existing rigs have both power and cost efficiency. As larger corporations enter the field and force individuals into pools, hardware developers are scrambling to create improved tools to level the playing field. With the introduction of the BIOSTAR TB250-BTC PRO in July of 2017, miners now have the ability to run up to 12 graphics cards in tandem... read more »

BrightScope — How Two Brothers Leveraged Open Government Data to Add Transparency to Researching 401(k) Plans and Financial Advisors

BrightScope — How Two Brothers Leveraged Open Government Data to Add Transparency to Researching 401(k) Plans and Financial Advisors

In a Nutshell: Designed to bring a massive database of public information to light, BrightScope ranks and rates 401(k) plans and financial advisors to help guide employer and consumer decisions. The rankings are intended to add transparency to the retirement planning process, arming investors with vital information in choosing trustworthy partners to grow their savings. More than 200 factors go into the rankings, making BrightScope one of the most comprehensive resources for... read more »

Next-Generation Eikon™ Financial Analysis Platform Earns Thomson Reuters Our Editor’s Choice™ Award

Next-Generation Eikon™ Financial Analysis Platform Earns Thomson Reuters Our Editor’s Choice™ Award

In a Nutshell: Thomson Reuters, a global media and information distribution company, is known as a trusted source of real-time financial information to business leaders and market makers worldwide. To further this cause, Thomson Reuters created a proprietary financial analysis platform it calls Eikon that combines built-in collaborative tools and powerful research capabilities with access to news, data, and analytics from hundreds of markets and thousands of sources globally.... read more »

U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth® Survey Shows How Opinions on Investing, Family and Philanthropic Giving Differ by Generation

U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth® Survey Shows How Opinions on Investing, Family and Philanthropic Giving Differ by Generation

In a Nutshell: The 2017 U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth survey illustrates that high-net-worth adults from various generations have differing opinions on wealth, family, investing, and philanthropy. As members of older generations hold on to jobs longer, millennials and members of Generation X look to create unique paths to navigate an overcrowded workforce that includes five generations. And while nearly all of the respondents give to philanthropic causes, there is a wide... read more »

Colliers International Provides Real-Time Insights and Resources to Commercial Real Estate Owners and Investors Worldwide

Colliers International Provides Real-Time Insights and Resources to Commercial Real Estate Owners and Investors Worldwide

In a Nutshell: Whether it's office buildings, industrial facilities, or space for retail stores or restaurants, commercial real estate is an attractive prospect for investors. Some capitalists prefer property over stocks and bonds because it's more tangible and has a relatively stable long-term capital appreciation rate compared with other commodities. Other investors look to diversify, and owning real estate is a popular form of doing so. Colliers International helps investors... read more »

People’s United Bank® Aims to Take a Client-Centric Approach to Its Holistic Wealth Management Services

People’s United Bank® Aims to Take a Client-Centric Approach to Its Holistic Wealth Management Services

In a Nutshell: Many believe that wealth management is only for the super affluent, but some of the strongest portfolios are those that start small and grow over the long term with the help of professionals. Among its other traditional banking offerings, New England-based People’s United Bank has wealth management services where its professionals work closely with clients on all parts of the wealth spectrum. Focusing on each client’s specific situation and needs, People’s United... read more »

200 Years of Relationships: BMO Harris Earns Our Editors’ Choice™ Award for Its High-Net-Worth Family Wealth Management Services

200 Years of Relationships: BMO Harris Earns Our Editors’ Choice™ Award for Its High-Net-Worth Family Wealth Management Services

In a Nutshell: A full two centuries ago, nine of Montreal's most prosperous merchants came together to build Canada's first bank. Today, the Bank of Montreal (BMO) continues to be one of North America's largest banks, servicing millions of clients around the world. Based on its entrepreneurial legacy, decades of real experience, and comprehensive offerings, BMO has earned our Editors' Choice™ Award for its high-net-worth Family Wealth Management services. Regardless of your level of... read more »

The World’s Foremost Social Trading Network, eToro Unites 6.5M Users Seeking Shared Investment Success

The World’s Foremost Social Trading Network, eToro Unites 6.5M Users Seeking Shared Investment Success

In a Nutshell: Taking cues from other social media networks,  eToro has harnessed the collective knowledge of the masses and turned it into an investment platform that benefits new traders and rewards successful investors. This interaction and groupthink mentality has been shown to improve overall returns on investments over time and is especially beneficial for those new to trading, who can copy the strategies of the site's successful traders in real time through its CopyTrader™... read more »

How YCharts’ Tools and Deep Data Sets Inform Decisions for Financial Professionals and Investors

How YCharts’ Tools and Deep Data Sets Inform Decisions for Financial Professionals and Investors

In a Nutshell: For many people concentrating on achieving financial security for the latter parts of their lives, seeking assistance from a financial advisor is common. However, even financial professionals need help. Offering massive amounts of well-curated, accurate data and the proper tools to help clients pinpoint and understand their best investment options, experts are turning to YCharts. This online suite of tools combines research and decades’ worth of data to give wealth... read more »