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Who Offers The Best Rate Of Interest On Savings Accounts10.05.2015

As interest rates have hit rock bottom, so many people are looking to find the best return on their investment.  They want the kind where their money isn't at that much risk.   As the tax season draws to a close a great many Canadians are looking for somewhere save to put any refund they receive.  They want the kinds of account where it can earn a decent amount of interest for them. You  may find it takes some time to find a rate that is able to keep up with inflation.  Even then you  may find that you won't do much more than break even. During this time most banks will offer higher rates for short periods.  What they are hoping is you will deposit your funds into one of these accounts.  Then after the promotional period has expired you will continue to leave the money there.    When it comes to finding suitable accounts into which you place any extra funds you have then think about the following:  First you could consi...

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The Curious Case of Shadow Banking07.05.2015

Every time there is a mention of shadow banking, the mind acts in a biased manner, conjuring up only negative images. Unfortunately, this connection is not without reason: shadow banking is believed to have played a pivotal role in the 2008-subprime mortgage crisis. But, with the conditions having improved significantly since the recession, investors are in risk-on mode and willing to lend and borrow more, in their zest for higher yields. This is where shadow banking makes its way into the financial system and the capital markets.  What is Shadow Banking? The Financial Stability Board, commonly known as FSB, describes the shadow banking system as the network of entities which works outside the regulated banking system, but performs similar functions. These functions can be wholly summed up into core banking functions and credit intermediations. Credit intermediation is the general banking operation of taking money from saving deposits and lending it to borrowers and can be furth...

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How to make a smooth withdrawal03.05.2015

Making a deposit to your binary options brokers is very easy and quick. You can make deposits via credit or debit cards, wire transfer and digital means like Skrill, Neteller, Paypal, CashU and many others. Barring the wire transfer all the transaction methods work instantly. You will have the deposit amount immediately in your binary options trading account and you can start trading right away. You do not need to verify your identity or do any other formality to make a deposit. Making a withdrawal from your binary options trading account implies taking out the entire or a part of your balance amount from your broker's account. When you want to make a withdrawal you would be amazed to know how suddenly the complexities increase drastically. This article will help you understand the withdrawal process in a better manner and make a withdrawal with the lowest or no cost at all. Just go through the following points and you would be making withdrawals in a smooth manner. Currency: ...

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The Macroeconomic Impact Of The Global Forex Activity03.05.2015

The Foreign Currency Exchange or Forex has always worked on a global basis with governments and international corporations trading one monetary fund for another for exporting and importing purposes. Whenever someone travels to a foreign country there is a necessity to trade their domestic currency for a foreign one. The Internet made it possible to open even more doors in terms of global forex activity by allowing more investors, individuals, to trade on the changing currency rates. There are numerous factors that affect how much or how little activity is currently seen in the Forex market. Macroeconomics is just one part of the whole. Macroeconomics is about performance, decision-making, structure, and behavior of an economy. In Forex it is about examining two economies to see which economy will have positive growth potential and which may be slower or even show no growth. To understand macroeconomic impact of global forex activity, one must first understand the premise behind invest...

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Trading On Economic Reports03.05.2015

There are two types of trading thoughts in Forex. Trading on statistical data and trading on fundamentals, which include economic reports. Economic announcements tend to drive the fundamental outlook of currency pairs. Most savvy traders will have a calendar that ear marks the dates when economic reports are going to come out in countries that they trade pairs for. There are also about eight countries that have a huge impact on the Forex market as a whole. These eight countries with their reports can actually modify the smaller currency pairs or the currency pairs that are not traded as often. This is not to say that all economic announcements being made are equally important. There are some reports that will have a bigger impact than others. If you know what they are, when they are in the news, you can then trade on the information. Market Sentiment Fundamentals are all about market sentiment. Reports offer good or bad information such as the GDP, which talks about economic growth. ...

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