Stock market reaches record highs after positive March jobs report

A strong pickup in hiring a month ago pushed the stock exchange to record highs last Monday. The increase were driven by industrial and technology organizations. The Labor Department advised speculators what they had wanted to hear: managers added more employees a month ago after a slow start of the year.

Crowdfunding’s first ‘stock market’ to be launched soon

Crowdfunding is a brilliant way to invest. You get the chance to invest in new companies before they grow big, usually at a discount. But there’s only one issue, your money will be locked up for a considerable length of time or even decades, before the company is either bought or floats on the stock market and you get the opportunity to cash out.

Now that could change: Seedrs revealed today that they are launching a ‘secondary market’ later this mid year.