Prime Interest

  • Larry Williams on hot handed trading and Benn Steil on treasury auction fails
    Bob talks to Benn Steil, author of the Battle of Bretton Woods, about our global markets. Then an interview with veteran futures trader Larry Williams. Justine charts what's called the ‘carry trade’. Finally we duel Breaking the Set producer...
  • Prime Interest
    ­We break down the most complex topics and go beyond the mainstream headlines to find issues that are in your Prime Interest.
  • Larry Williams on hot handed trading and Benn Steil on treasury auction fails
    Larry Williams on hot handed trading and Benn Steil on treasury auction fails
    Bob talks to Benn Steil, author of the Battle of Bretton Woods, about our global markets. Then an interview with veteran futures trader Larry Williams. Justine charts what's called the ‘carry trade’. Finally we duel Breaking the Set producer...
  • SEC whistleblower & fake insider trading crackdown
    SEC whistleblower & fake insider trading crackdown
    Bob discusses corrupt regulators with Gary Aguirre, SEC whistleblower. Then Perianne digs into the fine print of whistleblowing, from Ellsberg to Manning. Finally, Sam Sacks will battle the question of whether Wall Street culture is endemic,...
  • Occupy bank cards and defrauding the auditors with Sam Antar
    Occupy bank cards and defrauding the auditors with Sam Antar
    Perianne profiles the Occupy Money Cooperative. Then Bob interviews a self-confessed fraudster, Crazie Eddie's Sam Antar, on how this relates to the payments system. Bob duels RT producer Rachel ‘Curious’ Kurzius over the Occupy movement and...
  • Hedging emerging market volatility with Mike Shedlock
    Hedging emerging market volatility with Mike Shedlock
    Bob speaks with Mike Shedlock, author of Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis, about the decline in India's rupee and emerging markets. And Perianne breaks down inflation - there's more to it than meets the CPI. Finally Bob duels Sam Sacks over...
  • ​Bitcoin vs Gold: Getting the most bang for your buck
    ​Bitcoin vs Gold: Getting the most bang for your buck
    Today is a full day of bitcoins. We interview Trace Mayer and Andreas Antonopoulos on the future of the crypto-currency. Then we head to the hills of Virginia's gold belt to see what takes longer: mining bitcoin or mining gold. Finally Bob...
  • Trapped in a web of debt and Derivatives time bomb, with Ellen Brown
    Trapped in a web of debt and Derivatives time bomb, with Ellen Brown
    Justine presents the case of unpaid interns. Then Bob talks with Ellen Brown about the web of debt we've woven. Finally Bob duels Thom Hartmann of the Big Picture on the current financial crisis. Check us out on Facebook...
  • ​Mike Maloney on the Fed's gold trap and the end of the dollar
    ​Mike Maloney on the Fed's gold trap and the end of the dollar
    Bob talks about the unprecedented expansion in base money with Mike Maloney. Then Perianne profiles our favorite vulture capitalist, Carl Icahn, who recently turned his attention to Apple. Finally Bob talks to RT correspondent Meghan Lopez...
  • How the Fed goes bust with Richard Ebeling
    How the Fed goes bust with Richard Ebeling
    Bob speaks with Richard Ebeling about QE3 and the future of Bernanke's so-called "exit," Perianne explores US aid to Egypt and the problems with doling out money to foreign groups, and Bob duels Sam Sacks on the BP oil settlement and intellectual...
  • The stealth uranium bull market and the US citizen tax exodus
    The stealth uranium bull market and the US citizen tax exodus
    Bob talks energy independence and the stealth bull in uranium, and Perianne digs into the fine print of Cross-Border Taxes. Finally Bob duels RT Producer, Rachel "Curious" Kurzius about the wage gap and the ability of parents to sign away...
  • Paul Craig Roberts on myth of GDP and tyranny of elite
    Paul Craig Roberts on myth of GDP and tyranny of elite
    Bob talks fake econ stats with former assistant treasury secretary Paul Craig Roberts. Then Perianne profiles Purdue pharma and their distribution of the opiate, Oxycontin. Finally Bob duels the always-outspoken Mark Levine over our favorite...