Thursday, February 21, 2013
Money Talking host Charlie Herman, regular contributor Joe Nocera and guest Sheila Bair, the former chairman of the FDIC, tell us what they're reading this weekend.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Money Talking host Charlie Herman and regular contributors Joe Nocera of the New York Times and Rana Foroohar of Time magazine tell us what they're reading this weekend.
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Standard and Poor’s is the first rating agency to face civil fraud charges from the federal government. The Justice Department filed a civil complaint against the company on Monday. It’s the first federal enforcement action against a credit rating firm since the financial crisis almost five years ago.
Sunday, August 19, 2012
Friday, August 03, 2012
There’s a lot of hand wringing going on over the stability of financial markets after a wild morning of trading this week.
Monday, July 09, 2012
It's big news in Europe right now. Monday morning, before a British Parliamentary committee, a top official with the Bank of England is testifying.
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Every day, there’s another story that says THIS is the event that what will determine if the single currency experiment that is the euro survives: the Greek parliamentary election; the French presidential election; a bailout of Spain’s banking sector; the interest rates on Spain’s 10-year bond; the second parliamentary election in Greece.
Friday, June 15, 2012
You remember those headlines a few months back warning of $5 a gallon gas?
Friday, June 08, 2012
The disasters are coming! The disasters are coming!
Monday, May 14, 2012
The G-8 nations will be gathering here in the United States and — Wait! Don’t click over to the cute kittens or the latest pictures of Pippa’s calliypygian charms. This is important stuff! The economic storms still battering Europe, the coming political tensions with a socialist president in France and the continuing chaos in Greece, could all have a major impact on the U.S. economy and — not so incidentally — on the identity of the next American President.
Friday, May 04, 2012
That noise you heard this week from one side of the Atlantic to the other is the outburst of schadenfreude that greeted a declaration from a British parliamentary committee that Rupert Murdoch was "not a fit person" to run a major international company like News Corporation.