Boom Bust

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    The Turkish lira continues to tumble, dropping nine percent against the US dollar on Thursday. Ameera David has the details. Then, Bianca Facchinei takes a look at the Department of Justice’s push to get Coinbase to hand over Bitcoin user...
  • Booom Bust
    The Boom Bust cycle is as old as Western banking itself. Each day at 4:30 pm EST Ameera David breaks through the mainstream headlines to find the stories that matter, and help you navigate the Booms and the Busts.
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    Trump saves some Carrier jobs, but are they enough?
    The Turkish lira continues to tumble, dropping nine percent against the US dollar on Thursday. Ameera David has the details. Then, Bianca Facchinei takes a look at the Department of Justice’s push to get Coinbase to hand over Bitcoin user...
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    OPEC agrees to 1.2 million barrel production cut
    OPEC agrees to its first oil output reduction in years, stating that it will it reduce production by 1.2 million barrels per day. Ameera David has the details. Then, Ashlee Banks reports from the Trump Hotel in Washington, DC, as President-elect...
  • Ramon Anecio Gonzalez Gil poses with a photograph of Fidel Castro in Coliseo, Cuba, November 29, 2016. © Ivan Alvarado
    What’s next for Cuba after Castro’s death?
    The ECB is reportedly readying for a round of bond buying to help the Italian economy after the upcoming referendum. Plus, US 3Q GDP was revised up to 3.2 percent. Ameera David has the details. Then, Bianca Facchinei takes a look at a new study from...
  • Francois Fillon, former French prime minister © Gonzalo Fuentes
    France’s François Fillon pulls off primary victory
    Lufthansa pilots are prepping for yet another strike, with the company already cancelling thousands of flights in anticipation. Plus, tensions are high in Italy’s financial sector as the country prepares for a pivotal referendum that could...
  • French politician Francois Fillon, member of the conservative Les Republicains political party © Thomas Samso
    Fillon ousts Sarkozy in upset primary
    Former French Prime Minister Francois Fillon pulled off an upset primary victory against Nicolas Sarkozy, shaking up the country’s presidential election. German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced that she will seek re-election in 2017. Edward...
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    UK set to legalize collection of internet browsing history
    The Indian government is in a dilemma as it decides what to do with billions of banknotes recently invalidated in a massive policy change. Ameera David has details. Bianca Facchinei takes a look at the UK’s Investigatory Powers Bill, which is...
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    Trump: I’ll kill TPP in first 100 days
    US President-elect Donald Trump announced that he will kill the Trans-Pacific Partnership within his first 100 days in office. Ameera David has the details. Bianca Facchinei takes a look at earnings projections for discount retailer Dollar Tree,...
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    Volkswagen slashes 30K jobs
    Just a year since cheating on emissions, Volkswagen has slashed 30,000 jobs. Ameera David has the details. Then, Bianca Facchinei reports on the latest numbers from Wells Fargo, which are less than stellar following the banks account scandal....
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    JP Morgan pays $264mn fine to 3 federal agencies
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is heading to America to meet President-elect Donald Trump. Plus, the Bank of Japan today announced an unexpected bond buying program. Ameera David has the details. Then, Bianca Facchinei takes a look at a warning...
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    Bill Gross: No ‘bull market’ under Trump
    Investor Bill Gross is predicting that President-Elect Donald Trump will disappoint his supporters, warning that we shouldn’t expect a bull market under his administration. Ameera David has the details. Then, Bianca Facchinei takes a look at...