Algo-trading has become popular in areas such as foreign exchange. Photo: Shutterstock While trading robots now account for a significant portion of the market, algorithms and digital technology have improved trading for all. Algorithmic trading, or algo-trading for short, is automated trading following a set of instructions to open and close trading positions on behalf of the investor. Instructions can be simple, such as buying and selling at pre-set price levels, or can be a lot more complex based on moving averages and other technical data. Some trading robots have even been programmed to monitor economic events and evaluate their potential impact on the market. Trading robots are overwhelmingly popular in the larger bourses, with 70-80 per cent of trading volume in the US and other developed stock markets now completed through trading programmes. One of the greatest advantages of algorithmic trading is its sheer speed: decisions can be arrived at within the blink of an eye … [Read more...] about Tech advances in algorithmic trading
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Sustainability is central to Bayer’s group strategy and an integral part of them company’s business strategies. The company’s innovations, products and services enable it to contribute significantly towards meeting the Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations. Both innovation and sustainability are crucial to achieving Bayer’s vision: “Health for all, hunger for none”. Since the COVID-19 outbreaks emerged, Bayer has accelerated this vision more and more. Although the goal will not be achieved overnight, it sets the foundation for Bayer’s future and serves as the mark by which it can measure all activity across the company. In particular, with scientific expertise and innovative strength, Bayer is convinced that it can make a significant contribution to address the global challenges of food security and health. Variety of efforts As Vietnam deals with the pandemic, Bayer has been working hard to bring the vision to bear in the country. Vietnam, like … [Read more...] about Bayer promoting sustainable Vietnam healthcare and agriculture
YouTubers can make money if they have one million or more followers. Can theatres and art troupes do this? Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Van Hung This was the question raised by Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Van Hung at a forum on "The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and the drastic actions by the culture, sports and tourism sector". Le Minh Tuan, Deputy Head of the Department of Performing Arts, said the pandemic has become so serious that it has gone beyond a traditional crisis. It has posed challenges to the performing arts. However, the agency has changed the way of thinking and approach in performing art works. It has encouraged art troupes across the country to arrange and perform art programs with attractive content, eye-catching design and reasonable duration on technological platforms, such as YouTube and other social networks to attract a large audience. The head of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) recognized … [Read more...] about Can Vietnamese theatres make money online?