Investment Brokerage - National

Forbes  4 hrs ago  Comment 
The success of commission-free brokerages such as Robinhood prompted traditional brokerages such as Charles Schwab , E*Trade Financial , and TD Ameritrade to slash their trading commissions by over 35% in February 2017.
Mondo Visione  5 hrs ago  Comment 
Thomson Reuters announced the winners of the 2017 Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards for the U.S. This is the twelfth year that the awards have been presented to the top ranking stock analysts and brokerage firms across in the U.S. The Awards,...
The Hindu Business Line  7 hrs ago  Comment 
Kotak SecuritiesBlue Star (Accumulate)CMP: ₹649.05Target: ₹684Blue Star is India’s leading air conditioning and commercial refrigeration company, with an annual revenue of over ₹4,400 crore, a network...
Motley Fool  9 hrs ago  Comment 
If you've been thinking about starting to invest but don't know where to begin, you've come to the right place.
Mondo Visione  Jun 14  Comment 
Nasdaq Inc. (NASDAQ: NDAQ) today announced that Mattias Hammarqvist has been appointed New CEO of Nasdaq Broker Services AB, effective June 14, 2017. The current CEO, Peter Ekström opted for a role as Head of Business Development at Nasdaq...
The Hindu Business Line  Jun 13  Comment 
Centrum BrokingVesuvius (Hold)CMP: ₹1,293.80Target: ₹1,215Vesuvius is a community of experts. Present around the world, Vesuvius deliver solutions to customers to improve their efficiency. The servi...
Automotive World  Jun 13  Comment 
From platooning to autonomous fleets and Uber Freight, trucking economics are not what they used to be. By Megan Lampinen The post No driver, no broker: disruptive technologies to redefine freight industry appeared first on Automotive World.
Insurance Journal  Jun 13  Comment 
National professional liability and management liability wholesale brokerage, Founders Professional, has added Adrienne Porter to its Miscellaneous Professional Liability team. Porter will be joining the team in St. Petersburg, Fla., as a broker...
Financial Times  Jun 12  Comment 
Technology stocks remain under selling pressure for the broader market
Mondo Visione  Jun 12  Comment 
Good morning, and thank you, Professor [Reena] Aggarwal for that kind introduction and the invitation to join you today. Under your leadership, Georgetown’s Center for Financial Markets and Policy has come to be an important forum for discussing...


A broker is an individual or firm that charges a fee or commission for executing buy and sell orders submitted by a customer.

Up until the 90's, most buy and sell orders were executed by calling a broker on the phone who would then execute your order anywhere between $70 and $200 a trade. With the advent of the Internet, a whole new discount broker industry formed which now allows investors to trade at a much lower cost.

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