Boom Bust

  • The first 6 months: A look at Trump’s presidency
    It’s Friday. But before the weekend begins, Boom Bust is here to deliver the financial news you need to know. First, Audi’s recall gets a whole lot bigger, while ExxonMobil sues the US government over new Russia sanctions. Bianca...
  • Boom Bust
    The Boom Bust cycle is as old as Western banking itself. Each day at 4:30 pm EST Lindsay France breaks through the mainstream headlines to find the stories that matter, and help you navigate the Booms and the Busts.
  • The first 6 months: A look at Trump’s presidency
    The first 6 months: A look at Trump’s presidency
    It’s Friday. But before the weekend begins, Boom Bust is here to deliver the financial news you need to know. First, Audi’s recall gets a whole lot bigger, while ExxonMobil sues the US government over new Russia sanctions. Bianca...
  • Economic Woes: Greece, Illinois, and more!
    Economic Woes: Greece, Illinois, and more!
    Boom Bust is ready to go! Shares are on the rise as the euro hits a 14-month high. Meanwhile, millions of Brits are looking forward to their pension, but they’re going to have to work an extra year to get it. Cate Long joins us as we take a...
  • Airlines and infrastructure: What comes next?
    Airlines and infrastructure: What comes next?
    Happy Wednesday everyone! Today, UK credit card users may no longer have to pay surcharges while Germany makes money off the Greek debt crisis. Bianca Facchinei dives into the murky waters of social security as it looks to a rocky future in 2022....
  • The Big Picture: Net Neutrality, Elon Musk, China and more!
    The Big Picture: Net Neutrality, Elon Musk, China and more!
    It’s Monday! Boom Bust is around the world and breaking it all down. Alex Mihailovich talks Trump and the NAFTA renegotiations while Bianca Facchinei breaks it down as the EU looks to sanction Syrian Scientists.  Brigida Santos takes a...
  • College tuition: To pay or not to pay?
    College tuition: To pay or not to pay?
    It’s Friday and that means more Boom Bust! We’re taking a look as the Dow Industrial checks its numbers at the beginning of earnings season, while the US farm lobby turns to Trump and NAFTA. Simone Del Rosario takes us into the world of...
  • Getting the book report: A look at the Beige Book
    Getting the book report: A look at the Beige Book
    We take a look at Janet Yellen as we examine her testimony from yesterday and today, while China and Portugal look to restart an old world concept; the Silk Road. Bianca Facchinei takes us to Brazil where the ex-president of the country is looking...
  • Reading the tea leaves: A look at Yellen and Qatar
    Reading the tea leaves: A look at Yellen and Qatar
    Here we go! Boom Bust is ready to break it all down. Takata Airbag extends its recall while a Swedish security boss has his identity stolen and goes broke! Bianca Facchinei looks towards the Middle East as Qatar begins tough talks with a US...
  • Breaking the bank: Bitcoin, oil & American retailers
    Breaking the bank: Bitcoin, oil & American retailers
    We’re ready! Boom Bust is bursting with headlines today. Bianca Facchinei starts off by taking us into the world of Bitcoin as former head of Mt. Gox goes to trial in Japan. The charges? Embezzling millions of dollars in bitcoins. CEO Peter...
  • Summer of hell: Trains, oil & G20
    Summer of hell: Trains, oil & G20
    On today’s Boom Bust, we start things off by looking at oil as it continues to spiral downward. Then, New York Correspondent Trinity Chavez is live as Penn Station undergoes repairs and New Yorkers prepare for a ‘Summer of Hell’....
  • Reaching the Summit: G20 2017
    Reaching the Summit: G20 2017
    G20 2017 is underway! For the next two days, the Great 20 are in Hamburg, Germany for a summit to discuss trade and finance. Simone Del Rosario breaks down the basics: the leaders, the countries, and the purpose for this summit. Former US Trade...