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Cuba: Cuban takes another jab at high-frequency trading

Published August 31, 2015 by godshope1971

Celebrity investor Mark Cuban reiterated advice to wait and watch in the stock market Tuesday, writing, “We have no idea what direction the market is headed,” in images that surfaced online.

Cuban, renowned for his success founding and funding start-ups, told his followers that high-frequency traders (HFT) are dominating the stock market this week. In particular, he warns the computer-based rapid trading poses risks for investors, who can’t act as fast as a machine. ∞∞∞∞∞ MORE »»»»


Cuba: Fidel Castro to US You owe us millions

Published August 24, 2015 by godshope1971

Havana (AFP) – Fidel Castro marked his 89th birthday Thursday by insisting the United States owes Cuba “many millions of dollars” because of the half-century-old American trade embargo.

Castro spoke out in an essay published in local media a day before US Secretary of State John Kerry makes a historic visit to Cuba to reopen the US embassy as part of the countries’ restoration of diplomatic relations. ∞∞∞∞∞ CLICK HERE FOR MORE »»»»

Cuba: Says won’t move ‘one millimeter’ to placate enemies in U.S.

Published August 17, 2015 by godshope1971

HAVANA (Reuters) – Cuba’s lead negotiator in talks with Washington told Reuters on Friday that the island’s internal affairs would never be on the table and Havana would never move “one millimeter” to placate enemies in the United States.

“Decisions on internal matters are not negotiable and will never be put on the negotiating agenda in conversations with the United States,” Josefina Vidal, director of U.S. affairs for the Cuban Foreign Ministry, said in an exclusive interview. ∞∞∞∞∞ MORE »»»»