Robinhood’s new high-interest, zero-fee checking and savings feature seems to be too good to be true. Users’ money may not be fully protected. The CEO of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, a non-profit membership corporation that insures stock brokerages, tells TechCrunch its insurance would not apply to checking and savings accounts the way Robinhood claims. “Robinhood […]
BEIJING: China's new home prices rose 0.9 percent in November from a month earlier, slower than a 1.0 percent increase in the previous month, Reuters calculated from data published on Saturday by the National Bureau of Statistics.
KUALA LUMPUR: This has not been a very good year for Malaysian planters. Not only did weaker demand drive the domestic palm oil stockpile to hit record highs and prices to multi-year lows, there were also the external noises to deal with, such as the anti-palm oil campaigns in the West.