Bradley Keoun

Bradley Keoun covers markets and finance for TheStreet.

A former reporter and editor for Bloomberg News in New York and Mexico City, he covered the financial crisis of 2008 and has written about U.S. banks, the energy industry and emerging markets. 

Keoun, who previously worked for the Gainesville (Fla.) Sun and Chicago Tribune, has a master's in journalism from the University of Florida and a bachelor's in electrical engineering from Duke University. You can reach him at bradley.keoun@thestreet.com and follow him on Twitter @liqquidity. 

Recent Articles By The Author

U.S. Manufacturing Activity Rebounds From Lowest in Two Years

U.S. Manufacturing Activity Rebounds From Lowest in Two Years

Activity in the U.S. manufacturing sector increased faster than expected last month, a new report shows, as the economy continues to give off mixed data signals.

U.S. Retail Sales Fall Unexpectedly in a Sign Consumers Are Cutting Back

U.S. Retail Sales Fall Unexpectedly in a Sign Consumers Are Cutting Back

U.S. retail sales unexpectedly slipped by 0.2% in February on a seasonally adjusted basis, in a sign that consumers might be cutting back as the economic stimulus fades from President Donald Trump's late-2017 tax cuts.

New Home Sales in U.S. Jump in February as Housing Market Firms

New Home Sales in U.S. Jump in February as Housing Market Firms

New home sales in the U.S. totaled 667,000 in February, up from a revised 636,000 in January, the Census Bureau reports. The gain was bigger than projected by economists, who had estimated February sales at 620,000.

U.S. Inflation Unexpectedly Slowed in January, Commerce Department Says

U.S. Inflation Unexpectedly Slowed in January, Commerce Department Says

The Federal Reserve's preferred inflation gauge rises 0.1% in January, leaving consumer prices up 1.8% over the past year. That pace represents a slowdown from the December rate of 2%, and may help to reinforce the central bank's case that there's little need for concern at the moment about runaway consumer prices.

Wells Fargo CEO's Retirement Placates a Senator - and Grumpy Investors

Wells Fargo CEO's Retirement Placates a Senator - and Grumpy Investors

The retirement of Wells Fargo chief executive Tim Sloan could help give the scandal-plagued bank a clean slate after sanctions from regulators, attacks from lawmakers and growing shareholder dismay.

Shadowy Lenders, Tech Players Pose Risk to Banking System: Fed Official

Shadowy Lenders, Tech Players Pose Risk to Banking System: Fed Official

Randal Quarles, the Federal Reserve's vice chair for supervision, says regulators need to be vigilant about new risks from lenders that operate outside of the strictest banking-industry rules - as well as from the increasing push by technology companies into lending and asset management.

JPMorgan Cuts Hundreds of Support Jobs After Annual Workforce Review

JPMorgan Cuts Hundreds of Support Jobs After Annual Workforce Review

JPMorgan Chase, the biggest U.S. bank, is eliminating hundreds of workers after an annual review of staffing levels in its asset- and wealth-management division.

U.S. Economy Slowed Last Year More Than Previously Reported

U.S. Economy Slowed Last Year More Than Previously Reported

The Commerce Department's Bureau of Economic Analysis says gross domestic product grew at a 2.2% clip in the fourth quarter of 2018, below the initially reported 2.6%.

Banks Charge Stiffer Penalties to Trap Savers in Low-Interest CDs

Banks Charge Stiffer Penalties to Trap Savers in Low-Interest CDs

DepositAccounts.com, which tracks the savings industry, says in a new report that banks are increasing early withdrawal penalties on certificates of deposit, making it harder for savers to exit and reinvest in higher-paying products as interest rates rise.

Cryptocurrencies Embraced by New York as Federal Regulators Study Market

Cryptocurrencies Embraced by New York as Federal Regulators Study Market

New York state isn't waiting for federal regulators to develop a comprehensive set of rules governing trading in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. Instead, according to a press release, the state is helping to 'advance' the 'thriving' market - with a new license for Tagomi Trading.