Billionaire Investor Bill Ackman Says Unless the Fed Aggressively Hikes Rates, Stock Market Could Crash, ‘Catalyzing an Economic Collapse’ – Economics Bitcoin News

Billionaire hedge fund manager and founder of Pershing Square Capital Management, Bill Ackman, believes “inflation is out of control.” The investor thinks that if the Federal Reserve “doesn’t do its job” by applying “aggressive monetary tightening,” the U.S. economy could collapse. Pershing Square Founder Bill Ackman Thinks ‘Inflation Is out of Control’ While the headlines talk about the Federal Reserve’s chair, Jerome Powell, getting “aggressive” with monetary policy by implementing rate hikes and revealing the central bank would tighten large asset purchases this summer, many economists and financial players don’t…

Crypto Exchange FTX Looking To Acquire Stock Trading Platform Amid Big Expansion: Report

CNBC is reporting the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume, FTX, is targeting stock trading startups for acquisition. According to CNBC sources, FTX has approached at least three stock trading startups with a view of acquiring them. The report says the talks are at an early stage and no term sheets were signed. A term sheet is a non-binding agreement indicating basic terms and conditions upon which a potential investment could be made. Among the stock trading firms that were approached by FTX include Apex Clearing, a digital clearing and…

FTX reportedly shopping for brokerages in preparation for stock trading

Crypto derivatives exchange and NFT platform FTX is reportedly in the market for brokerage start-ups as part of its recently announced plans to expand support to stock trading. The firm announced last Thursday that its U.S.-based subsidiary FTX.US will be launching zero-commission stock trading via its app, and will allow users to fund their accounts with fiat-backed stablecoins. According to a May 23 report from CNBC — who cited sources that “asked not to be named because the deal talks were confidential” — the firm has held private meetings with…

Crypto exchange FTX quietly shops for brokerage start-ups amid move into stock trading, sources say

Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO of cryptocurrency exchange FTX, at the Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami, Florida, on June 5, 2021. Eva Marie Uzcategui | Bloomberg | Getty Images FTX has been on the hunt to buy brokerage start-ups as the crypto exchange expands into stocks, and its CEO takes a major stake in Robinhood. The Bahamas-based company has approached at least three privately held trading start-ups about an acquisition, according to sources familiar with those negotiations, who asked not to be named because the deal talks were confidential. The discussions were…

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Crypto Exchange FTX Launches Zero-Fee Stock Trading Platform for US Customers

Crypto exchange FTX is jumping into equities trading, launching the beta phase for FTX Stocks. The Bahamas-based exchange has launched FTX Stocks, offering trading and investing in hundreds of US exchange-listed securities, including common stocks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The platform is integrated into FTX’s existing trading app and is available for select US customers who were selected from a waitlist. FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried says the exchange’s new equities trading platform won’t charge any fees. “We’re opening stock trading with no Payment for Orderflow and no fees. So what…

FTX US to launch stock trading against stablecoins

Major cryptocurrency exchange FTX is moving into equity trading, with its United States-based subsidiary FTX US launching a stock trading platform. West Realm Shires Services, the owner and operator of FTX US, announced on May 19 the upcoming launch of FTX Stocks, a stock trading service offered directly through the FTX US trading app. The new stock trading platform will feature trading and investing in hundreds of U.S. exchange-listed shares, including common stocks and exchange-traded funds. According to the announcement, FTX Stocks will be the first platform to ever allow…