cryptocurrencies

Retailers, tech companies weigh on US stocks; Oil prices up

U.S. stock indexes declined in midday trading Friday as losses in retailers and internet and technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere in the market. Health care companies and utilities were among the big gainers. Energy stocks rose as crude oil prices headed higher for the third day in a row. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index … Continue reading Retailers, tech companies weigh on US stocks; Oil prices up

Tech companies, retailers weigh on US stocks; Oil prices up

U.S. stock indexes were mostly lower in early trading Friday, erasing some of the market’s gains from a day earlier. Losses in technology companies, big retailers and banks outweighed gains in health care and energy stocks. Crude oil prices headed higher for the third day in a row. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index fell … Continue reading Tech companies, retailers weigh on US stocks; Oil prices up

Illinois News: CHICAGO, JOSEPH KIM, Department of state Trader Sentenced to 15 Months in Federal Prison for Misappropriating $1.1 Million in Cryptocurrencies

CHICAGO, Illinois — In the first criminal prosecution in Chicago involving the cryptocurrency trading industry, a federal judge has sentenced a trader to 15 months in prison for misappropriating $1.1 million in Bitcoin and Litecoin. Over a two-month period in the fall of 2017, JOSEPH KIM, 24, of Phoenix, Ariz., misappropriated at least $600,000 of his … Continue reading Illinois News: CHICAGO, JOSEPH KIM, Department of state Trader Sentenced to 15 Months in Federal Prison for Misappropriating $1.1 Million in Cryptocurrencies

American IRA Discusses an SEC Warning on Cryptocurrencies Within a Self-Directed IRA

  CHARLOTTE, N.C./ OCTOBER 23, 2018 (STL.News) Cryptocurrencies are an exciting prospect for a wide range of investors—but investors also need to be wary of schemes and fraudulent investments, according to a recent warning from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Some of these schemes are specifically targeting individuals who hold Self-Directed IRAs, which in … Continue reading American IRA Discusses an SEC Warning on Cryptocurrencies Within a Self-Directed IRA

Using a Self-Directed IRA for Private Placement Investments Continues to Grow in Popularity, According to IRA Financial Group

NEW YORK/ SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 (STL.News) IRA Financial Group & IRA Financial Trust Company, a leading financial technology self-directed IRA provider & custodian, has seen growing demand from self-directed IRA investors looking to use retirement funds to make private placement investments into private businesses. The strong demand comes in the backdrop of news surfacing that … Continue reading Using a Self-Directed IRA for Private Placement Investments Continues to Grow in Popularity, According to IRA Financial Group

Broad Financial Allies With Bank United Becoming the 1st One-Stop Self-Directed IRA/401k Provider

MONSEY, N.Y./ July 24, 2018 (STL.News) Choosing the right retirement plan can be among a person’s most important long-term decisions. Enter Broad Financial, an industry leader in the field of Self-Directed Checkbook IRAs, who has recently announced they are now working with Bank United to become the first and only one-stop-shop provider for Self-Directed IRAs … Continue reading Broad Financial Allies With Bank United Becoming the 1st One-Stop Self-Directed IRA/401k Provider

Crypto Coin Goes Green as Orientum Ready to Launch

BANGKOK/ July 5, 2018 (STL.News) — Cryptocurrencies have caught the public’s appetite for a different route of investment, and now Orientum is taking this a step further, by aligning their coins to creating wealth from waste. The creators of Orientum — the new cryptocurrency due to be listed on public exchanges in the latter part … Continue reading Crypto Coin Goes Green as Orientum Ready to Launch

IRA Financial Group – Leading Fintech Self-Directed IRA Company – Launches New Website & Logo

NEW YORK/ July 05, 2018 (STL.News) IRA Financial Group, a leading Fintech self-directed retirement provider for alternative asset investments, including cryptocurrencies, announces the launch of its new website and logo. The new website will offer a fresh, modern design, easy navigation and helpful tools and resources to be utilized for our 10,000 plus clients as … Continue reading IRA Financial Group – Leading Fintech Self-Directed IRA Company – Launches New Website & Logo

American IRA Discusses: Bitcoin, Is It Right for You?

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ March 14, 2018 (STLREealEstate.News) — Holding different assets within a Self-Directed IRA has long been one of the reasons investors flock to self-direction in the first place. With access to precious metals, private equity, and even real estate within a retirement account, Self-Direction makes it possible to diversify a portfolio and hedge against … Continue reading American IRA Discusses: Bitcoin, Is It Right for You?

Previously Sold Out Bitcoin IRA Book by Adam Bergman – IRA Financial Group – Restocked and Now Available

NEW YORK / March 13, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — How to Use Retirement Funds to Purchase Cryptocurrencies in a Nutshell, written by Adam Bergman, now available again om Amazon & Kindle after selling out in less than a week. This is the first book to address the topic of how to use retirement funds to purchase … Continue reading Previously Sold Out Bitcoin IRA Book by Adam Bergman – IRA Financial Group – Restocked and Now Available

All Employees of IRA Financial Group & IRA Financial Trust – Leading Self-Directed IRA & Solo 401(k) Plan Providers – Receive Bonus in Cryptocurrency

NEW YORK/ February 23, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –IRA Financial Group & IRA Financial Trust Company, the leading providers of self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plans for alternative assets, such as real estate and cryptocurrencies, has elected to pay all its employees 2018 bonuses in cryptocurrency. “Most of our employees are interested in cryptocurrencies and management … Continue reading All Employees of IRA Financial Group & IRA Financial Trust – Leading Self-Directed IRA & Solo 401(k) Plan Providers – Receive Bonus in Cryptocurrency

Investors Cautioned about Cryptocurrencies

HARRISBURG, Pa./ Jan. 29, 2018 (STL.NEWS) — With cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin continuing to attract headlines and market interest, Secretary of Banking and Securities Robin L. Wiessmann reminds consumers that investments involving cryptocurrencies should not be confused with developments of the underlying technology, known as the blockchain. The blockchain is a fully distributed, publicly accessible database, or … Continue reading Investors Cautioned about Cryptocurrencies