What is the NASDAQ Exchange?
The NASDAQ Stock Market is the second-largest stock exchange in the world by market capitalization, behind only the New York Stock Exchange or NYSE. The NASDAQ platform is owned by The NASDAQ OMX Group, which also owns the OMX stock market network and several other US stock and options exchanges.
Formed in 1971 by the National Associate of Securities Dealers NASD to fill the need for reporting stocks that were not
Never confuse talking and communicating. A little self-examination about what you say — and how you say it — can mean the difference between a listener tuning you out and hanging on your every word.
Habits and mannerisms can derail any carefully planned message or presentation that either is distracting or undermine the impact of statements. Try to avoid these eight most common mistakes:
Hedging phrases. These include “sort of,” “kind of” and “I guess.” They
In the U.S. the financial industry is watched closely by the National Futures Association otherwise known as the NFA. A recent proposal was given the green light by another regulating entity called the Commodity Futures Trading Commission a.k.a the CFTC, and the new reforms will take place early next year.
The ban on credit card funding for U.S. high-risk derivative transactions will officially take effect January 31, 2015. The new reform act will apply to both
COMMERCIAL LENDING OVERVIEW
Many people understand the underwriting requirements for residential mortgage lending. Just as many people, if not more, do not have the same understanding of commercial mortgage lending. The reasons given include that it is new to them and it usually is not explained by lenders to their customers. Therefore, people are not typically as comfortable with the process and do not know what to expect. Sandhill Finance is there to help.
The Marketing Communications Consultants Association has launched a new initiative to encourage and support its member agencies to attract and retain talent in the industry.
The People First initiative, created in response to recent cutbacks on training and recruitment and the negative implications this can have on agencies, will allow members to develop talent through programs designed to ‘engage and inspire individuals throughout their career.’
People First will focus on three key areas; retaining and attracting