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The online trading revolution has transformed the financial industry. Not so long ago investors had to call a regular land line to speak to a live broker in order to place a trade. That all changed in the 1990s with … Continue reading

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The World’s Leading Companies and Industries – Infographic

A graph of the 2000 largest companies in the world reveals the crazy size of the banking sector. Talk about too big to fail…Read More

Source: Fastcodesign, Sources on Infographic

Banks and Financial Industry lacking Social Media Skills

It is no secret that the banking and financial industry are lacking (with little exception) social media skills. Especially since the financial crisis started the public opinion and image went down the t…. Do you think they should do more in regards to social media to improve public opinion, brand management and marketing efforts overall? Your comment on the subject is appreciated.

Wall Street pays big to “influence” Washington

While looking at the headline of this article, I was wondering why we allow such thing to happen. It appears pretty clear that bribery and lobbying activity is the same thing. Isn’t it?

WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) — Financial industry spending to influence Washington topped $150 million for the second year in a row, with emphasis shifting to regulators of the Dodd-Frank reform law, according to watchdog groups. Read Article on CNNMoney