Trade War Risk Extends to 2020 “In light of the implications of global developments for the economic outlook as well as muted inflation pressures, the Committee decided to lower the target range for the federal funds
On June 18th and 19th, the FOMC will meet to discuss monetary policy. Similar to the January 2019 meeting, the members of the FOMC appear to be indicating the Fed’s nervousness over a rapidly slowing
The first 2020 Democratic Presidential debate is less than three months away and we have at least 20 candidates who want to take the stage. What do they need to participate in this first debate?
Engage has Berenberg Capital's Chief Economist Mickey Levy to discuss problems in the global economic outlook. Europe, China and United States all reviewed for key areas and connections. "Europe's outlook is pretty dismal for the future."
This week on Engage, we discuss the biggest, baddest gravitational pull on the markets: Fed policy. Williams College Ken Kuttner joins to discuss his paper "Unconventional Monetary Policy." Why did the Fed do it, how
"As always, there is no preset path for policy. And particularly with muted inflation readings that we've seen coming in, we will be patient as we watch to see how the economy evolves." (1) On January
As never before, the global economic landscape appears chaotic and difficult to understand. The dramatic shift by the Federal Reserve, the US-China trade negotiations, and the use of algorithms/Artificial Intelligence (AI) in trading all drive
When Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel stated last fall that he would not be a candidate in the upcoming mayoral election, the political door opened for a wide range of candidates seeking the office and a
This week on Engage, we do an 8 minute flashcast w/Andy covering Federal Reserve rate policy, US domestic policy and technology. And we use gravity and planets to explain how these 3 market narratives tug
This week on the show, we bring on Vident Financial Chief Economist and editor of Town Hall Jerry Bowyer. We cover top market narratives driving asset values in the global financial system. Federal Reserve policy,