The $1 trillion bond risk & Middleton on the Blockchain
Brazil is considering an emergency loan to Rio as it prepares for the Olympics. And the World Health Organization urges couples to delay pregnancy across Latin America over Zika fears. Ameera David has the details. Boom Bust’s Bianca Facchinei then reports on the fact that, according to the Fed's latest survey on economic well-being, 31 percent of US adults are struggling to get by. Ameera talks to RT correspondent Manuel Rapalo about the newly approved bill that could rescue Puerto Rico from its crushing debt.
After the break, Ameera talks to Veritaseum CEO Reggie Middleton about the latest developments in fintech and Blockchain technology. Ameera reports on a recent study by the University of Chicago and the University of Minnesota, which found that 7 percent of financial advisers have been disciplined for misconduct. And in the Big Deal, Edward Harrison and Ameera discuss bond market and recession risks highlighted by Bill Gross, Albert Edwards and Goldman Sachs.
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