Tag Archives: Francis Cianfrocca

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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel Stepping Down

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Black Friday, breaking news that Chuck Hagel will leave the Pentagon and what qualities are needed in his replacement.

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Traders Get Caught Gaming the Foreign Exchange Market

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the foreign exchange market, how traders gamed the system and if big banks can ever be detoured by billion dollar fines.

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Obama Puts Pressure on FCC’s Wheeler

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss President Obama's push for Title II reclassification of the internet, the pressure this puts on FCC Chair Tom Wheeler and the tyranny of data caps.

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Security Threats to Our Interconnected Internet

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the interconnected internet, threats to consumers and how bad actors could attack critical infrastructure.

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Now that They Control Congress, Should the GOP Audit the Fed?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the jobs report, movements to audit the Fed and if the GOP and Democrats should work together to get legislation passed and signed by the President.

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Candy and Halloween: A Decades Long Love Story

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the marketing machine that made candy a central part of Halloween, the Fed's decision to officially stop QE and what the QE policy has done for the markets.

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Fracking Boom Has OPEC Worried as Oil Prices Fall

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss falling oil prices, how the franking boom has contributed to supply and why OPEC is worried.

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Ebola, Ottawa Attack and Amazon Earnings Hit Markets

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Ebola's arrival in NYC, the disappointing earnings from Amazon and the impact of recent events on the markets.

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Wild Rides Illustrate Market’s Addiction to The Fed

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the wild market swings last week, the market's reliance on The Fed and why Janet Yellen will continue to prop up stocks.

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The Airlines and Ebola

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Ebola outbreak's impact on the airline industry, how they are dealing with an unexpected threat and why the hospitals lack the appropriate equipment and protocol.

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More Evidence Surfaces of Faked Employment Numbers

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss new evidence of faked employment report numbers, what this means for the historical analysis of the data and how to fix this persistent problem.

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China Overtakes U.S. as World’s Largest Economy

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the wild stock market swings, if we're heading for a correction and China's new title as the world's largest economy.