Tag Archives: Francis Cianfrocca

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How the Industrial Internet Will Change Everything

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the industrial internet, its security challenges and "smart cities."

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The Devilish Details of the Jobs Report

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the November unemployment report, how fragile the job market is and what this report may tell us about 2015.

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OPEC Bets on Falling Oil Prices to Reduce Production in U.S.

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the continuing tumble of oil prices, it's impact on consumer spending and why OPEC is hoping that lower prices will drive down U.S. production.

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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.