The United States central bank, the Federal Reserve, buys and sells assets in the open market. How do these open market operations work? CNBC explains.
How does QE differ from normal federal reserve open market operations? Also, how does US quantitative easing differ from Japan’s quantitative easing program? Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains the finer points of quantitative easing.
Protecting your stock portfolio against market volatility means diversifying into a wide array of sectors.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is still the granddaddy of all stock market indexes.
Crowdfunding has created new opportunities for accredited investors, but SEC guidelines are strict and may be changing.
Here are the facts you need to know about stock market corrections—what triggers them and how long they last.
Little-used SEC Rule 48 is now a buzz word as the market correction has led to wild trading—and the need to control it.
It’s a good day to review circuit breakers. But when do they kick in and how do they work? CNBC explains.
The IMF is expected to decide on Monday to put the yuan in its currency basket. Here's what you need to know.
CNBC's Phil Han finds out how one Chinese billionaire managed to collect tens of millions of air miles with a single purchase.
The NYSE is the latest exchange to announce it will no longer accept stop orders and good-till-canceled orders, beginning in February.