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Missouri News: Jefferson City man, Jeffrey Wayne Robnett, ordered to cease and desist from offering securities

Jefferson City, MO (STL.News) – Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s Securities Division ordered unregistered agent Jeffrey Wayne Robnett and his company to cease and desist after allegedly offering securities under a prohibited contract. In August 2017, Robnett, a Jefferson City resident, allegedly met a 51-year-old Texas resident online and carried on a phone, text … Continue reading Missouri News: Jefferson City man, Jeffrey Wayne Robnett, ordered to cease and desist from offering securities

BSI Financial Services Announces Strategy to Purchase Mortgage Servicing Rights

  IRVING, TEXAS/ FEBRUARY 25, 2019 (STL.News) BSI Financial Services, a mortgage servicing operations platform that is digitally transforming the mortgage loan process throughout the life cycle of a loan, announces that it has partnered with two institutional investors to purchase mortgage servicing rights (“MSR”). BSI Financial will source, perform due diligence and service MSR … Continue reading BSI Financial Services Announces Strategy to Purchase Mortgage Servicing Rights

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks rally on Wall Street post-election

NEW YORK  — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 3:16 p.m. Stocks are sharply higher on Wall Street as investors are relieved that midterm elections went as they had expected, leaving split control of Congress. Health care stocks did especially well Wednesday after the Democrats took control of the House of … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks rally on Wall Street post-election

Stock Market Update for October 31, 2018

Stock Market Update for marketing closing on October 31, 2018 NEW YORK, NY – The financial markets ended today’s trading session, UP-IN-GENERAL, as follows: DJIA – 25117.22 up 242.58 points S&P 500 – 2711.59 up 28.96 points NASDAQ – 7305.90 up 144.25 points  RUSS 2K – 1513.03 up 6.38 points Like many Octobers’, trading has … Continue reading Stock Market Update for October 31, 2018

WASHINGTON | Russian woman charged with US election interference

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is proposing rules for investors in a new program that it says could have a big impact on economically depressed areas around the country. About 8,700 so-called “opportunity zones” have been set up in all 50 states to lure investors and developers with tax breaks. The rules from the Treasury … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Russian woman charged with US election interference

American IRA Addresses Can Investors “Supercharge” Their Savings with a Self-Directed IRA?

  ASHEVILLE, N.C./ SEPTEMBER 29, 2018 (STL.News) Opening a Self-Directed IRA account can be a great way to save for retirement, notes a recent article at American IRA. The Self-Directed IRA administration firm recently explained on its blog that while it is not difficult to open a Self-Directed IRA account, that does not necessarily mean … Continue reading American IRA Addresses Can Investors “Supercharge” Their Savings with a Self-Directed IRA?

American IRA Discusses Why Technology Can Help Grow a Self-Directed IRA

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 (STL.News) While those nearing retirement age do not necessarily rely on the latest technology for their day-to-day lives, there is no doubt that technology can make investors more efficient. According to a recent post at American IRA, using technology can be especially beneficial for those with a Self-Directed IRA. According … Continue reading American IRA Discusses Why Technology Can Help Grow a Self-Directed IRA

TOKYO | Global shares continue rally after Wall Street gains

TOKYO — Global shares were mostly higher Friday, continuing their rally after gains on Wall Street and hopes that regional trade tensions may ease. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 edged up 0.4 percent in early trading to 5,349.27, while Germany’ DAX rose 0.3 percent to 12,094.64. Britain’s FTSE 100 gained 0.3 percent to 7,300.17. U.S. … Continue reading TOKYO | Global shares continue rally after Wall Street gains

American IRA Discusses Charlotte Real Estate IRA Investors Tapping a Booming Market

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 (STL.News) Real estate has been in a hot market as of late, offering potentially great returns to those who have held substantial assets. That is been particularly true in Charlotte, North Carolina, with recent sales figures showing an average sales price of a home moving up to almost $300,000. That … Continue reading American IRA Discusses Charlotte Real Estate IRA Investors Tapping a Booming Market

CHEMNITZ, Germany | Mayor of German city seeks to reassure foreign students

CHEMNITZ, Germany  — The mayor of Chemnitz is trying to reassure foreign visitors, students and investors that the eastern German city is safe, despite violent far-right protests earlier this week. Barbara Ludwig told reporters Friday that “at the moment there’s a lot of uncertainty and fear on various sides” following the unrest sparked by the … Continue reading CHEMNITZ, Germany | Mayor of German city seeks to reassure foreign students

Missouri News: Unregistered Agent, John N. Cucinella, Misleads Missouri Investors, Agrees to Full Payment

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s Securities Division issued a consent order against John N. Cucinella and two affiliated companies who sold unregistered, non-exempt securities to two Missouri investors. From Nov. 2016 to March 30, 2018, Cucinella solicited two Missouri residents, from Fayette and Arnold, to invest $14,000 in an initial … Continue reading Missouri News: Unregistered Agent, John N. Cucinella, Misleads Missouri Investors, Agrees to Full Payment

DETROIT | Musk says investors convinced him Tesla should stay public

DETROIT— Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk said Friday that investors have convinced him that he shouldn’t take the company private, so the firm will remain on the public stock markets. The eccentric and sometimes erratic CEO said in a statement that he made the decision based on feedback from shareholders, including institutional investors, who said … Continue reading DETROIT | Musk says investors convinced him Tesla should stay public

WASHINGTON | Powell could tackle key issues in high-profile speech Friday

WASHINGTON— Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell will not lack for urgent topics to address when he gives the keynote speech Friday to an annual gathering of global central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Fed watchers will be listening for anything Powell has to say about financial turmoil in emerging markets, the economic threats posed by … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Powell could tackle key issues in high-profile speech Friday

Stocks mixed even as S&P 500 index marks longest bull run

The major U.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in afternoon trading Wednesday, on track for the market’s bull run to become the longest in history. Gains in technology stocks, retailers and energy companies outweigh losses in industrial firms and elsewhere in the market. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index edged up 1 point, less than … Continue reading Stocks mixed even as S&P 500 index marks longest bull run

LONDON | Global shares steady as focus turns to central banks

LONDON  — Global shares traded in narrow ranges Wednesday as the focus of attention turned towards central bank policy on a day when the U.S. stock market was poised to record its longest-ever bull run. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, France’s CAC 40 edged up 0.2 percent to 5,417 while Germany’s DAX fell 0.2 percent to … Continue reading LONDON | Global shares steady as focus turns to central banks

American IRA Releases Post on Partnering Self-Directed IRA Funds

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ AUGUST 22, 2018 (STL.News) A Self-Directed IRA is a powerful tool for building a retirement nest egg, but it can also be a flexible one. As a recent post at American IRA (http://www.AmericanIRA.com) noted, investors can partner Self-Directed IRA funds with other Self-Directed IRA funds for investments. These funds can then function just … Continue reading American IRA Releases Post on Partnering Self-Directed IRA Funds

American IRA Discusses Investing in Out-of-State Properties with a Self-Directed IRA

ASHEVILLE, N.C./ AUGUST 20, 2018 (STL.News) The Self-Directed IRA is a powerful tool for diversifying a retirement portfolio. Many people use them to invest in real estate, generating rental income that then goes into the account. But when investors use out-of-state properties as part of this strategy, it can introduce complications that make them more … Continue reading American IRA Discusses Investing in Out-of-State Properties with a Self-Directed IRA

ANKARA, Turkey | Turkish lira steady despite new threats from Trump

ANKARA, Turkey  — Turkey’s currency remains steady against the dollar despite an apparent threat of possible new sanctions by U.S. President Donald Trump. The Turkish lira stood at 5.80 per dollar on Friday, up about 0.4 percent against the dollar. The currency has recovered from record lows earlier this week. Investors, already worried about Turkey’s … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | Turkish lira steady despite new threats from Trump

Madison Trust Company Makes It Easy for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Managers to Increase AUM by Tapping into Their Investors’ Retirement Accounts

SIOUX FALLS, S.D./ August 01, 2018 (STL.News) Madison Trust Company, one of the nation’s leading custodians of alternative investments, announced today that it has formally launched its “Let’s help fund managers increase AUM” campaign. Here’s the story behind the campaign. As a Self-Directed IRA custodian, Madison Trust invests its clients’ retirement money into the alternative … Continue reading Madison Trust Company Makes It Easy for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Managers to Increase AUM by Tapping into Their Investors’ Retirement Accounts

American IRA Updates Investors on Regulations for the Self-Directed Real Estate IRA

ASHEVILLE, N.C./ July 28, 2018 (STL.News) The Self-Directed Real Estate IRA can be a powerful tool for creating an extraordinary amount of wealth for retirement. But as American IRA noted in at a recent article at its blog (http://www.AmericanIRA.com), the advantages of these accounts are not possible without paying attention to the rules and regulations … Continue reading American IRA Updates Investors on Regulations for the Self-Directed Real Estate IRA

American IRA Tells Investors How to “Upgrade” with a Self-Directed Roth IRA

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ July 27, 2018 (STL.News) Jim Hitt, CEO of American IRA, recently told investors that the Self-Directed Roth IRA can be a beneficial tool for “upgrading” their retirement plan—this in a recent post at http://www.AmericanIRA.com. “Why focus on the Self-Directed Roth IRA?” wrote Jim Hitt in the post. “Because this is a unique retirement … Continue reading American IRA Tells Investors How to “Upgrade” with a Self-Directed Roth IRA

New York News: Founder Of Meridian Capital Asset Management Charged With Scheme To Defraud Investors

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced the arrest and unsealing of a complaint charging JOHN GERACI with investment adviser fraud, securities fraud, wire fraud, and conspiracy in connection with a scheme to defraud clients of his company, Meridian Capital Asset Management.  GERACI caused … Continue reading New York News: Founder Of Meridian Capital Asset Management Charged With Scheme To Defraud Investors

Advantage Engineers to Sponsor Bisnow Baltimore-Washington Industrial & Logistics Forecast

MECHANICSBURG, Pa./ July 17, 2018 (STL.News) Advantage Engineers is a leading provider of geotechnical and environmental engineering services and is proud to announce they are a sponsor of the Bisnow Baltimore-Washington Industrial & Logistics Forecast taking place July 24, 2018 in Baltimore, Maryland. The conference will garner industry leaders and professionals for an action-packed day … Continue reading Advantage Engineers to Sponsor Bisnow Baltimore-Washington Industrial & Logistics Forecast

More Investors Investing in Tax Liens with a Self-Directed IRA

Charlotte, NC/ July 16, 2018 (STL.News) The typical IRA arrangement limits investors to selections of stocks and funds for their retirement investments. But as American IRA notes in a recent blog post, there are more options out there for investors willing to try the Self-Directed IRA. One such avenue of investment is what is known … Continue reading More Investors Investing in Tax Liens with a Self-Directed IRA

Self-Directed IRA Administration Firm Explains What Realtors Need to Know

ASHEVILLE, N.C./ July 14, 2018 (STL.News) The Self-Directed IRA stands as one of the most powerful tools investors can use to protect their assets and take hold of their financial destiny. But is it something that realtors should also be aware of? In the recent post, American IRA expressed just how common it is for … Continue reading Self-Directed IRA Administration Firm Explains What Realtors Need to Know

Wall Street Fraud Watchdog Now Appeals to an Insider with Proof a CEO is Lying to Their Shareholders About Profits or Liabilities to Call About Potentially Huge SEC Rewards and Being Anonymous

WASHINGTON, DC/ July 10, 2018 (STL.News)– The Wall Street Fraud Watchdog says, “We are urging an employee of a publicly traded company or an insider/analyst with proof the corporation’s CEO is lying to shareholders about profitability or liabilities to call us anytime at 866-714-6466. The SEC has perhaps the best whistleblower reward program in the … Continue reading Wall Street Fraud Watchdog Now Appeals to an Insider with Proof a CEO is Lying to Their Shareholders About Profits or Liabilities to Call About Potentially Huge SEC Rewards and Being Anonymous

ARC Document Solutions To Report 2018 Second Quarter Results On Aug. 2, 2018

WALNUT CREEK, Calif./ July 9, 2018 (STL.News) — ARC Document Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: ARC) today announced that it will hold a conference call with investors and analysts on Thursday, August 2, 2018, at 2 P.M. Pacific Time (5 P.M. Eastern Time) to discuss the results of the company’s 2018 second quarter ending June 30, 2018. … Continue reading ARC Document Solutions To Report 2018 Second Quarter Results On Aug. 2, 2018

Self-Directed IRA Firm Releases List of Prohibited Transactions

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ July 07, 2018 (STL.News) The Self-Directed IRA can offer investors different options for legally reducing their tax burden and retaining more of their money. However, those added benefits also mean that there are rules and regulations to which investors must adhere. American IRA, a Self-Directed IRA administration firm, recently released a list of … Continue reading Self-Directed IRA Firm Releases List of Prohibited Transactions

The Best Flipping Markets for Self-Directed IRAs

  CHARLOTTE, NC/ July 06, 2018 (STL.News) Property flippers who know their craft can generate a lot of wealth in a relatively short amount of time. But is every flipping market the same? Not according to a recent post at the American IRA website. Self-Directed IRAs are seen as a great way to build wealth … Continue reading The Best Flipping Markets for Self-Directed IRAs