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Is it a risk-taker’s market? Investors are skeptical

There’s a laundry list of reasons to be cynical about the stock market this year: real estate, high-interest rates, government shutdown risks, and wars abroad.  Investor and personal …

Much to many analysts' surprise, Amazon’s third-quarter earnings and revenue exceeded analysts' estimates by $1.7 billion. Their advertising sector raked in $12.1 billion in the third quarter …
AppleInsider reports that pre-orders of the iPhone 15 are up by 10% worldwide, year after year, with the sale of the iPhone Pro Max this year doing “exceptionally well.” The new Pro …
Meme stocks become viral through online communities such as Reddit and X. Through these social platforms; investors discuss stock viability, gather enough individuals, and mass-buy a certain amount …

Why Is The US Dollar The World’s Go-To Currency’?

The US Dollar is called the world’s “reserve currency” by the Council of Foreign Relations and has since been the standard for international trade. Countries must possess dollars …

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Join us in exploring November's crucial crypto developments. We're doing a deep dive into the changing Bitcoin supply and the rise of blockchain exchanges.
Introducing EURCV, a new blockchain innovation by Societe Generale – FORGE, now available for trading on Bitstamp.
Bitstamp now offers Over the Counter (OTC) trading. You can now trade large amounts of crypto easily at the best possible price with seamless, private and instant block trade execution.
Here’s Bitstamp’s final lending deal of 2023. Take advantage of up to 8% APY for a limited time on selected assets and lend with confidence.
Delve into our comprehensive report for a detailed look at the performance of Bitstamp’s Earn Lending in October, current market dynamics, and our strategic portfolio allocations.
People in so-called "Blue Zones" have low rates of chronic disease and long life expectancy.
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Interactive Training Technology Prepares Students to Confidently Enter Skilled Trades Careers

(NewsUSA) - How a Pennsylvania Trade School Achieved a 100% graduation and pass rate on the NOCTI state examAs the U.S. workforce struggles to fill a massive labor gap in the skilled trades …

BookTrib's Bites: Cap off the Year With These Captivating Stories

(NewsUSA) - Bradford’s Walk by Denis O’NeillIn this comforting narrative, Bradford, an irrepressible brown dog, delights all who join him on his daily walk through the beckoning Connecticut …
Explore October's pivotal crypto moments with Bitstamp’s detailed monthly review. This issue highlights the potential of Bitcoin ETFs in the US and delves into the world of AI tokens.
Bitstamp EUR payments paused on Monday, October 31, and Tuesday, November 1, 2023, due to public holidays in Slovenia.
Explore Bitstamp’s September Crypto Lending Performance Report! Gain insights into Bitstamp Earn Lending performance, market trends and portfolio metrics.
Looking for selling opportunity as we are on a key level
Based on the 3M chart, BTV currently has hit the 3M resistance. The Current 3M candle will close in December. If you compare movement to the 2017 rally, the 3M candle after December (January to …

12 Things People Buy Despite How Overpriced They Are

In today’s world, many folks have a habit of buying items even when they cost a lot more than similar things. They might know these ... Read More

**Short Fundamental Analysis of ECOMI (OMI) Coin** **Overview** ECOMI (OMI) is the native utility token of the ECOMI ecosystem, a platform focused on developing digital collectibles and …
Joe Weisenthal says this week could tell us just how well the US economy is doing. Here’s what to watch.
It looks like creating M pattern on daily time frame. Let's see how it shows the breakdown. Keep an eye on it. If invested try to reduce your position from here.
This pair broke out of the triangle, retested it and made a move upward... As a nest move I would expect a retest of the 0,5 fib at 0,265 USDT before moving up in al 3 drives pattern all the way …
In my opinion, the optimism in the weekly chart is in a range box, which will have a rapid upward parabolic movement after breaking this box.
BAJAJ FINANCE Currently in Consolidation Range Good Support @ 6900 CMP 7307 IF DONE Breakout Above 8200 Ready For 10000+ Soon
I have marked this with an arrow to show where, in my opinion, that we are in this current rally compared to the 2019 rally. Note the Fibonacci placement and level correlation similarities.
One of the best performers in this bottom run. AVAX is still an undervalued market gift. AVAX will do very well in the next bull cycle, NOW.
… to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich, the Budgets … Department in the Finance Ministry, and Economy Committee chairman … employees' needs. Meanwhile, …
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… lay out plans for a financial package to help shore up … a meeting on Monday, the Financial Times reported, without clearly saying …
Shopify is putting up strong numbers, but enthusiasm around the stock is also very high.
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Toronto police investigating shooting that killed 36-year-old man
Toronto police say they are investigating after a 36-year-old man was fatally shot in North York Saturday morning.
Man suffers life-threatening injuries in Scarborough bar fight: police
Police responded to reports of the fight shortly after 3 a.m. Sunday in the area of Kennedy Road and Finch Avenue East. Several people also suffered minor injuries.
Environment Canada issues special weather statements for the Maritimes
Parts of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and almost all of Prince Edward Island are forecasted to experience heavy winds and rain over the next day.
New Brunswick’s Université de Moncton will not change its name
The university was named to reflect the location of its flagship campus in the city of Moncton, which centuries earlier British colonists had named to honour Robert Monckton.
Saint John girl’s wish comes true during magical holiday train ride
A little girl with cystic fibrosis got a big surprise on the Believe in Wishes Train Ride. Seven-year-old Summer from New Brunswick received a gift from the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Edmonton city council, Fire Rescue address ‘problem properties’
From April 2022 to September 2023, the CPST investigated nearly 600 Edmonton homes, contributing to enhanced community safety. The city has now made the pilot project permanent.
Call of the Wilde: Montreal Canadiens edge Buffalo Sabres in shootout
The Buffalo Sabres created a lot of offence at home to the Montreal Saturday. If not for Canadiens goalie Cayden Primeau, the Habs wouldn't have had anything to feel good about.
40 km/h speed limit change in Edmonton led to fewer collisions: study
According to a report, after lowering the speed limit by 10 km/h, Edmonton saw 25.1 per cent fewer collisions and 31 per cent fewer injuries and fatalities throughout the city.
Samsonov makes 18 saves, Leafs blank Predators 4-0
Ilya Samsonov hadn't played in more than two weeks.
Montreal family wants apology from city after video shows snow plow striking cars
A Montreal family says its cars were severely damaged by a snow plow during a major snow storm on Monday morning, but the city has denied responsibility.
Okanagan documentary puts mural project in the spotlight, gets festival nod
A group of controversial murals that were proposed for Vernon, B.C., last year are getting a second life thanks to a documentary called Behind the Mask. 
Controversial deer cull underway on small B.C. gulf island
Residents of Sidney Island, off the coast of Victoria, told Global News the aerial gunning component of the deer eradication program has begun.
Another weekend ER closure at South Okanagan General Hospital
Interior Health announced yet another ER closure Saturday due to a physician shortage, saying patients needing care could visit Penticton Regional Hospital.
Little town of Bethlehem recreated in the town of Okotoks
Visitors to St. James Parish in Okotoks, Alta., get a chance to step back in time. Volunteers transformed a prairie field into the town of Bethlehem, a living nativity.
Snow protocols issued for Coquihalla Highway
'Expect winter driving conditions and watch for crews working at snow removal,' said YRB Nicola, the contractor for the Coquihalla Highway, on Saturday.
Saskatchewan residents warned to be wary of thin ice
With a warmer-than-normal winter expected in Saskatchewan, the Regina fire service is urging residents, including dog-walkers, to stay away from icy rivers and waterways. 
Tax increase of 11.4% proposed for West Kelowna
'This proposed increase is substantial,' reads a West Kelowna report recommending a tax hike, noting there have been 'considerable mitigation efforts to bring it down.'
Former OSO music director claiming wrongful dismissal
The former music director of the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra was fired from the position last week, Dec. 1.
Four in custody after stabbing at Don Mills subway sends man to trauma centre
Police in Toronto said four people were taken into custody following reports that numerous teens with knives had stabbed a man at the Don Mills subway station Saturday afternoon.
Nature walk held in Don Mills opposes Ford’s Science Centre plans
People opposing Ontario Premier Doug Ford's plan to move the Ontario Science Centre gathered in Don Mills Saturday for a nature walk.
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New eBook From BookTrib Showcases Excerpts from Some of the Hottest Books
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