Tag Archives: The Fed

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The Bond Market’s Wild Ride

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the swinging bond market, how The Fed has helped create the turmoil, and the latest on Greece.

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Is The Fed Finally Looking to Raise Rates?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Israeli election, signs The Fed may raise rates and what a hike would do to the markets.

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Big Banks Face Another Round of Fed Stress Tests

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the latest round of stress tests for big banks, if these capital plans could have made a difference during the financial crisis, and what may trigger the next crash.

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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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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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Deficit’s Decline Due in Part to Fed Actions

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Scottish independence, the Fed's role in lowering the federal deficit and zero interest rates forever.

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Bernanke: Low Interest Rates Here to Stay

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss shocking comments by Ben Bernanke about the Fed's interest rate policy, what his prediction could mean for the economy and how changes in the world stage could upend his prophesy.

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Apple’s Bid for Beats

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Apple's potential purchase of Beats, Janet Yellen's testimony on Capitol Hill and Timmy Geithner.

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Janet Yellen Stumbles Out of the Gate

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss comments posed by a listener, Janet Yellen's debut at the Fed and if technological advancements will push people out of the workforce in the prime of their earning potential.

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The Economist Who Predicted Obamacare’s Hit to Jobs

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Janet Yellen's first trip to Capitol Hill as head of the Fed, the economist who predicted CBO's Obamacare job loss numbers and if we are doomed to become Europe.

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There’s a New Fed Chief in Town

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the beginning of the Janet Yellen Era at the Fed, last night's big game and the future of air travel.