Trump: Dollar Getting Too Strong, Thanks to Fed

Trump: Dollar Getting Too Strong, Thanks to Fed

President Donald Trump spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Saturday, where he criticized many things, including a dollar growing in strength.

Trump's Economic Policies Slammed in Taste of New Democratic Control

Trump's Economic Policies Slammed in Taste of New Democratic Control

U.S. Representative Maxine Waters, the California Democrat who recently took leadership of the House committee overseeing the Federal Reserve, said during a hearing that President Donald Trump's policies are hurting the economy.

JPMorgan Cryptocurrency Could Be Rolled Out to Consumers, CEO Says

JPMorgan Cryptocurrency Could Be Rolled Out to Consumers, CEO Says

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, who once described bitcoin as a fraud, says the bank's new cryptocurrency for big corporate customers could eventually be available for use by consumers.

A Possible Saucer Bottom Pattern in the Chart of Gold Bullion

A Possible Saucer Bottom Pattern in the Chart of Gold Bullion

I think you should consider that gold prices and mining companies could be considerably higher later in 2019 and 2020.

Market Movers: Trade War Review

Market Movers: Trade War Review

Trade truce vs. Fed rhetoric

FOMC Minutes: Fed Says It'll Be 'Patient' in Raising Rates

FOMC Minutes: Fed Says It'll Be 'Patient' in Raising Rates

Minutes from the Fed's January meeting also show the Federal Open Market Committee discussed terminating or modifying a plan to reduce the central bank's roughly $4 trillion balance sheet.

JPMorgan's Foray Into Cryptocurrency Shows CEO Dimon's No Luddite

JPMorgan's Foray Into Cryptocurrency Shows CEO Dimon's No Luddite

JPMorgan Chase, whose CEO Jamie Dimon once described bitcoin as a fraud, introduces a new 'JPM Coin' for customers to use to make payments among themselves.

Investment Managers Are Turning to Latin American Swaps

Investment Managers Are Turning to Latin American Swaps

Over $30 billion per day was cleared in Latin American rate swaps in 2018, a record high.

U.S. Bank Rally at Risk as Derivative Contagion Spreads From France

U.S. Bank Rally at Risk as Derivative Contagion Spreads From France

In 2011, global markets were gripped by fears of rising losses at giant French banks like BNP Paribas. Now, a veteran analyst is warning it could happen again -- this time from losses on derivatives bets.

Economist Perspective: Market Challenges

Economist Perspective: Market Challenges

2019: Another year of policy uncertainty and high volatility for major markets?