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What is a Bull market?

What is a Bull market?

A Bull market is a sustained period of rising prices, lasting months or years. Although the term is usually used to describe the stock market as a whole, you can also have a bull market in currencies, real estate, commodities, or anything else that is tradeable. One...

What is equity crowdfunding?

What is equity crowdfunding?

Equity Crowdfunding is a process in which investors (the ‘crowd’) invest their money in an unlisted start-up company to help them reach their goals. In exchange for this, they receive equity (shares) in the company. Equity crowdfunding is a new and increasingly...

Open Orphan targets 2021 profits as spin-off seeks London listing

Open Orphan targets 2021 profits as spin-off seeks London listing

Open Orphan (LON: ORPH) on Thursday announced not only strong annual results but also that spin-off Poolbeg is planning to seek admission to trading on London’s AIM market. The company explained that Poolbeg will primarily use the funds raised as part of its admission...

Eco Atlantic and partners to pick more drill targets in Guyana

Eco Atlantic and partners to pick more drill targets in Guyana

Eco Atlantic Oil and Gas (LON: ECO | TSX‐V: EOG) on Thursday said its partners in the Orinduik petroleum block in offshore Guyana are closer than ever to selecting further drill targets, with seismic reprocessing set to complete this summer. Eco Atlantic’s co-founder...

What is an alternative investment?

What is an alternative investment?

An alternative investments is an investment that falls outside the conventional categories of cash, stocks and bonds. Examples of alternative investments include everything from venture capital and commodities like gold and other precious metals right through to...

When is Databricks going public?

When is Databricks going public?

After a massive $1 billion February fundraise, data analytics and artificial intelligence company Databricks now ranks among the highest valued private tech firms, with an impressive $28 billion valuation. This San Francisco-based firm is generating plenty of hype...

Getech broadens focus on the global green revolution

Getech broadens focus on the global green revolution

Joining the United Nations’ Race to Zero was an obvious next step for Getech Group (LON: GTC | FRA: 3AS), a company so heavily involved in green technology. The company’s pledge to become carbon neutral by 2030 is clearly in keeping with its recently completed...

Ananda Developments plans for full DJT Plants ownership (ANA)

Ananda Developments plans for full DJT Plants ownership (ANA)

Ananda Developments (AQSE: ANA) has announced it is intending to take full ownership of DJT Plants, coming closer than ever to its goal of becoming a “significant” player in the medical cannabis sector. The news was hot on the heels of May’s announcement that DJT...

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