Market Focus: Economy

Recent Newshours on Economy

  • Richard Duncan: Why QE 4 Is Inevitable Oct 30

    Oct 30 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Richard Duncan, Chief Economist at Blackhorse Asset Management in Singapore. Richard makes the case that since 2008 credit in the U.S. has been growing at less than 2% a year and the Fed has been printing money to create a wealth effect in financial assets in order to sustain the economy.

  • Satyajit Das: The Economies of Europe and Japan Are Not Working Oct 29

    Oct 29 – Jim welcomes Satyajit Das, Author, Journalist and Commentator at They cover the global macro outlook, and Das sees inflexible economic and political structures in Europe and Japan leading to stagnating growth prospects.

  • David Marsh: Europe Unlikely to Launch Full-Scale QE With Bonds Near Record Highs Oct 28

    Oct 28 – Cris Sheridan welcomes back David Marsh, Managing Director and Co-Founder of OMFIF (Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum) in London. David explains how the ECB is unlikely to launch a full-scale QE program in Europe with bonds near record highs. The ECB and Bundesbank don't want to run the risk of...

  • Lifetime Income Series: How to Live Comfortably and Not Die Broke Oct 27

    Oct 27th – This week Jim and John address one of the greatest fears for those in or nearing retirement; outliving one’s assets, or “dying broke”. This is a much more complex subject today, given the current era of financial repression and 0% interest rates, as well as an extremely deep recession and two bear markets within a decade.