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Judge Altonaga Appoints Rachel Furst as Liaison Counsel for January 2021 Short Squeeze Trading Litigation

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 8:05pm

("Short selling" involves borrowing shares of a stock to quickly sell them and buy them back later at a lower price.

Key Points: 
  • ("Short selling" involves borrowing shares of a stock to quickly sell them and buy them back later at a lower price.
  • In the final weeks of January, the retail investors purchased these undervalued stocks that were being "shorted" by hedge funds.
  • This led to a "short squeeze," as those shorting the stock were pressured to close their short positions.
  • At the height of the short squeeze on January 28, brokerages put a hold on certain securities.

Trumid Reports May Performance

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Trumid, a financial technology company and fixed income electronic trading platform, announced trade volume and user participation highlights for the month of May.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Trumid, a financial technology company and fixed income electronic trading platform, announced trade volume and user participation highlights for the month of May.
  • Trumid uses innovative technology and product design to bring efficiency, transparency, and liquidity to credit trading.
  • Despite muted market-wide trading activity, Trumid's May ADV was the second highest in 2021 and represented 54% growth from the year-ago period.
  • Trumid is a financial technology company bringing efficiency, connectivity and access to credit trading through innovative technology and product design.

QuantConnect Launches LEAN CLI to Streamline Cloud and Local Workflows

Monday, June 7, 2021 - 5:00pm

QuantConnect , an open-source algorithmic trading platform, today announced the launch of their LEAN CLI service, a feature-complete tool that helps quants leverage the companys LEAN Algorithmic Trading Engine for their algorithmic trading research.

Key Points: 
  • QuantConnect , an open-source algorithmic trading platform, today announced the launch of their LEAN CLI service, a feature-complete tool that helps quants leverage the companys LEAN Algorithmic Trading Engine for their algorithmic trading research.
  • With the launch of the LEAN CLI , QuantConnect eliminates all friction in design, debugging, and executing an algorithmic trading environment, allowing quants to focus on development.
  • Our new LEAN CLI lets users efficiently mix and match cloud and local workflows to best suit their computing and live trading needs.
  • The LEAN CLI is fully cross-platform compatible and enables development and debugging across the most popular coding environments, including PyCharm, Rider, VS Code, among others.

Online Trading Academy launches Women in Trading & Investing

Friday, June 4, 2021 - 10:50pm

There is lots of research that suggests women are actually better than men at trading and investing, said Mike Richardson, President of Online Trading Academy.

Key Points: 
  • There is lots of research that suggests women are actually better than men at trading and investing, said Mike Richardson, President of Online Trading Academy.
  • Having served over 80,000 students with lifelong trading and investing education so far, over more than two decades, Online Trading Academy is well placed to lead this initiative.
  • OTAs Women in Trading & Investing initiative is a portal created by women for women who want to grow their financial skills and confidence, said Lisa Kolibar, a Vice President at Online Trading Academy who is championing the initiative.
  • Online Trading Academy (OTA) is a leader in financial education for people looking to build skills, evolve proficiency and develop confidence for trading and investing in the financial markets.

Cross Trade to bring weekend trading to the (UK)

Friday, June 4, 2021 - 6:55pm

NEW YORK, June 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cross Trade is pleased to introduce a new concept of trading for investors.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, June 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cross Trade is pleased to introduce a new concept of trading for investors.
  • The Cross Trade platform allows trading between investors when the markets are closed on weekends and holidays.
  • Investors will be about to level the playing field and be given direct access to the trading platform where they can conduct transactions.
  • Cross Trade will start with the FTSE 100.

Cross Trade to bring weekend trading to the (UK)

Friday, June 4, 2021 - 6:44pm

NEW YORK, June 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cross Trade is pleased to introduce a new concept of trading for investors.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, June 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cross Trade is pleased to introduce a new concept of trading for investors.
  • The Cross Trade platform allows trading between investors when the markets are closed on weekends and holidays.
  • Investors will be about to level the playing field and be given direct access to the trading platform where they can conduct transactions.
  • Cross Trade will start with the FTSE 100.

Global Solution Introduces New Trading Platform

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 2:00pm

ROSEAU, Dominica, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Amidst a worldwide awakening of markets, still under volatile conditions, world renowned trading brokerage firm Global Solution has announced its new interface and platform is on air, open to all users and new registrants.

Key Points: 
  • ROSEAU, Dominica, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Amidst a worldwide awakening of markets, still under volatile conditions, world renowned trading brokerage firm Global Solution has announced its new interface and platform is on air, open to all users and new registrants.
  • "It was clear to us that the circumstances of the post COVID-19 reality demand some rethinking about how trading is executed," explained Global Solution's spokesperson, Gwenyth Herrares.
  • Founded with the goal of changing the way online trading is executed in 2021 and despite being relatively new, Global Solution is already considered a preferred trading solution by many traders from different backgrounds.
  • The new platform is desktop, mobile and tablet friendly, allowing smooth trading on different devices.