Unbundling of Research costs from commissions could benefit Investors and Traders

Earlier we wrote of the changes beginning in the UK by the FCA to highlight the true costs of research for buy-side firms (which is also true for individual investors and traders).  Today we look at a similar story but from a different perspective – how will this unbundling potentially impact brokers and their research.  […]

Stock Research could benefit from Automation

Recently Indy Sarker from ANALEC wrote great article on the automation of equity research in The Trade News.  He quickly and insightfully hits home the point that automation has allowed traders to focus on “concentrate on complex trades” and yet one large area that will allow firms and individuals to stay focused on their trading […]

Does social media impact the stock markets?

In a recent article from The Trade over half of traders think that social media does impact the market.  In their article (“Half of traders say social media generates alpha”)they mention that over half of professional traders believe there is opportunity to capture alpha(essentially your risk adjusted return, see Investopedia for a more detailed definition) […]

Relating News to Your Investments

As investors, we know it is critical to understand the impact that news plays in financial markets. Personal investors and traders are targeted & overwhelmed with information about “how to invest,” “where to invest,” and what stocks and mutual funds are the best investments. Our goal at RelateTheNews.com is to empower investors to make the best decisions […]