Boom Bust

  • Growing debt: India and China
    China has kicked off its five-yearly Communist Party meeting and Boom Bust correspondent Bianca Facchinei reviews what we’ve learned from the first day. Marshall Auerback joins host Lindsay France as we discuss the debt problem that China and...
  • 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.
  • Growing debt: India and China
    Growing debt: India and China
    China has kicked off its five-yearly Communist Party meeting and Boom Bust correspondent Bianca Facchinei reviews what we’ve learned from the first day. Marshall Auerback joins host Lindsay France as we discuss the debt problem that China and...
  • Patent war: Allergan v govt
    Patent war: Allergan v govt
    A big pharma company looks to protect its patents by handing it to a Native American Tribes, America’s Lawyer Mike Papantonio talks to Lindsay France about what drug companies are doing. IBM is moving to utilize blockchain technology as Bianca...
  • Financial news: the weekly round-up
    Financial news: the weekly round-up
    Movies and money are closely tied together; Bart Chilton joins host Lindsay France as they discuss the recent Hollywood scandal. Steve Malzberg joins us as we talk Trump and his latest plans for Iran. A tax bomb is coming for Tesla as Bianca...
  • The cryptocurrency conversation
    The cryptocurrency conversation
    Cryptocurrencies are on the rise as countries move to figure out what they do, Bart Chilton is back to discuss it with host Lindsay France. Are Millennials being left behind economically? Bianca Facchinei examines the situation. Cuba is looking to...
  • Mr Trudeau goes to Washington
    Mr Trudeau goes to Washington
    Wildfires are raging in Northern California, special guest Bart Chilton weighs in on the terrible devastation with host Lindsay France. Justin Trudeau visits Washington, D.C. to meet with President Trump; RT correspondent Alex Mihailovich breaks...
  • Financial news: Around the world in 30 minutes
    Financial news: Around the world in 30 minutes
    The IMF is estimating economic growth for many countries around the world; RT’s Alex Mihailovich discusses it with host Lindsay France. Bart Chilton joins us again as we dissect tax reform, while Denmark makes moves into the shared economy....
  • Reform and reports: Jobs and the Treasury Dept
    Reform and reports: Jobs and the Treasury Dept
    The jobs report has elicited reactions and the Treasury Dept looks towards reforms as host Lindsay France is joined by guest Bart Chilton. Spain’s bonds bounce after the doors open for dialogue with Catalonia; Bianca Facchinei has the story....
  • The weekly round-up: oil, payday loans, and Japan
    The weekly round-up: oil, payday loans, and Japan
    Russia and Saudi Arabia have met for a historical deal between the two countries, and oil expert Chris Martenson weighs with host Lindsay France. Payday loans are extremely predatory, so Bianca Facchinei takes a closer look at them. The US and Japan...
  • Budgets: Addressing the problem
    Budgets: Addressing the problem
    The US House of Representatives has passed a budget, and special guest Steve Malzberg weighs in with host Lindsay France. Bianca Facchinei reports as a major health insurer drops opioids. Are Americans overlooking the incoming wave of AI that is...
  • Around the world: Oil, smoking, and blockchain
    Around the world: Oil, smoking, and blockchain
    Saudi Arabia’s king is heading to Moscow to talk oil and more. Alex Mihailovich talks with host Lindsay France about what we might see from these talks. Phillip Morris is about to go smoke free, starting in Australia. Bianca Facchinei takes a...