Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Target Stock Options

Target Corporation was in the news a year ago when hackers stole forty million credit card numbers plus seventy million phone numbers and addresses from Target servers. Bloomberg reported on how Target missed warnings.
The biggest retail hack in U.S. history wasn’t particularly inventive, nor did it appear destined for success. [...]

Drachma Options Trading

If things go from bad to worse with Greece they could revert to the Drachma and then we would see drachma options trading in the Forex markets! How did this come to be? When the 2008 Great Recession started the Europeans followed the same path that the USA did, in the early [...]

Chinese Stock Options Trading

Options trading has arrived in China. The Economic Times reports that stock options trading has begun in the Shanghai stock exchange.
China launched stock options trading for the first time on Monday, aiming to develop broader capital markets and give investors a tool to manage risk.
An option gives the holder the [...]

Forex Options Scam

A Forex options scam has been uncovered. Forex Magnates reports the alleged perpetrators of a FX Options Scam have been charged in court.
Fraudsters running an international racket across the US and Brazil were charged by a Federal Court in New York which imposed a $2.16 million penalty and issued a [...]