Investment Brokerage - National

Wall Street Journal  3 hrs ago  Comment 
German convent long survived by selling milk and candles and collecting interest on bank deposits. When Europe’s central bank began cutting rates, it needed another strategy
Insurance Journal  9 hrs ago  Comment 
Hub International Limited (HUB), a global insurance brokerage, has named Michael S. Chapman, currently chief executive officer of Hub International Southeast, as president of Hub’s newly formed US South region, which will include states Virginia...
The Hindu Business Line  10 hrs ago  Comment 
HDFC SecuritiesOil India (Buy)CMP: ₹415.20Target ₹470Oil India (OIL) reported 9 per cent YoY decline in EBITDA to ₹840 crore mainly led by lower oil and gas realisations. Lower other income and higher...
Motley Fool  Nov 29  Comment 
Finding the best online broker isn't just about finding the least expensive trading commissions. It's also about finding a broker that fits your investment objectives.
MarketWatch  Nov 29  Comment 
Health-benefits broker Zenefits was fined $7 million by the California Department of Insurance on Monday, one of the largest penalties the agency has assessed for licensing violations in its history.
Insurance Journal  Nov 28  Comment 
California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones today levied $7 million in penalties against online benefits broker Zenefits for multiple license violations. Zenefits was charged with allowing unlicensed employees to transact insurance and...
The Hindu Business Line  Nov 28  Comment 
SystematixSuven Life Sciences (Buy)CMP: ₹174.50Target price: ₹253 Suven Life Sciences has reported moderate operating performance in the second quarter, caused by a lower offtake in specialty chemical...
The Economic Times  Nov 28  Comment 
The brokerage expects performance of commercial vehicle (CV) loans supporting auto asset-backed securities (ABS) transactions to remain stable next year.
Mondo Visione  Nov 28  Comment 
Market Summary Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) Share Price Index closed the week at 2144.6 decreasing 1.76% month to date and decreasing 0.14% week to date Total market capitalization at market close on 24th of November 2016 was JD 16.9...


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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