Feb 2, 2017
In its earliest days, this appears to be an administration of doers whose goals and experiences are synchronized with those of their boss. And it also suggests that in the realization of his campaign goals, the new president does indeed mean business.
Dec 4, 2016
The war on cash has moved east, opening up a front in India. In November, the Reserve Bank of India, that nation's central bank, discontinued the use of 500 and 1,000 Rupee notes - about $8 and $16 dollars respectively.
Nov 16, 2016
One of the clearest drivers of Hillary Clinton’s loss was that her party, once the champion of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “forgotten man,” has morphed into the party of the privileged.
Oct 3, 2016
The hard data suggests that Obama’s opinion of his economic legacy is excessively charitable compared to the results.
Aug 8, 2016
Investors are losing faith in tired monetary policies and flocking to safe havens, old and new. Thus far 2016 has seen declining U.S. bond yields.
Jul 21, 2016
I believe that the markets are being mostly sustained by artificial means rather than fundamental strengths. These emergency measures, which were meant to be temporary, have gone on for almost a decade with modest results and ballooning government balance sheets that are simply not sustainable.
Jul 7, 2016
Gold prices have risen to $1,360 an ounce while silver prices have surged to $20 an ounce. That's gold's best finish in 28 months and silver's best finish in 23 months.
Jun 30, 2016
Back in 2010 Mohamed El-Erian, the former CEO of PIMCO and fellow MoneyNews contributor, coined the term "the new normal" to characterize the stagnant post-Great Recession economy. Some commentators have since declared the term clich d.