Retail

FairX announces new futures exchange for retail investors

CHICAGO, May 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Aligned with most of the largest online brokerage firms, clearing houses and liquidity providers, FairX today announced its intention to launch a new CFTC-regulated futures exchange to offer smaller, simpler and more accessible futures contracts to active individual investors. A wide range …

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Interactive retail displays that chart new territory | Comment

Retail displays are an important part of a successful marketing plan, drawing attention to a brand’s products and building a loyal following. With the interactive retail displays of the future, technology will play an important role in providing a personalized and educational experience. PPG incorporated a touchscreen into its paint …

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SBA seeks feedback on retail and wholesale loan eligibility

Image courtesy of iStock. According to a press release, the U.S. Small Business Administration is seeking public comment on a proposed rule that would make more retail and wholesale businesses eligible for loans. The proposal revises the small business size standards for businesses in the North American Industry Classification System. …

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Covid dividend cuts push retail traders to leverage

Dividend cuts seen in the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 in response to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic have pushed more retail investors into leveraged ETF strategies to replace lost income. Analysis by ETF provider GraniteShares found that 35 blue chip companies and 85 FTSE 250 companies have either …

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