This week, we were live from the NIBA Conference in Chicago with CME Group's President Bryan Durkin. We covered a wide range of topics in the global derivatives and futures markets. DLT, ESG, Bitcoin, Micros and more!
Engage with Andy Busch brings on Investment Adviser Association CEO and President Karen Barr. We talk about why should care about who is managing their money. How the SEC Fiduciary Standard raises the stakes for the special relationship between those that manage money for those that are providing the funds to invest. Why clients can't "Like" their advisers on Facebook without getting fined.
With surprisingly strong 3.2% US GDP data, Engage brings on McVean Trading and Investment's Chief Economist to provide a big picture look at the US economy, interest rates and commodities. Check out why Michael thinks we may never see a full one year recession in his lifetime!
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, US trade policy and the 2020 election all covered including how faith plays a role.
In a stunning shift of interest policy, the Federal Reserve signaled they are on hold for raising rates in 2019 and they indicated they made a mistake with quantitative tightening. This week on Engage, we bring on one of the best economists in the business, Natixis Joe Lavorgna. Jobs, inflation and growth are all dissected with the goal of trying to figure out why the Fed flipped on monetary policy and what it means for business and investing.