Total National Debt as of 05/23/2018 (source)
Should the Fed Create ‘FedCoin’ to Rival Bitcoin? A Former Top Official Says ‘Maybe’

Should the Fed Create ‘FedCoin’ to Rival Bitcoin? A Former Top Official Says ‘Maybe’

Central banks are met with the issue of cryptocurrencies. If a central bank like the Fed entered the game with […]

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney: Economy is doing better than we expected

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney: Economy is doing better than we expected

Mick Mulvaney, White House budget director, says that economic growth is higher than the Trump administration anticipated. When asked about […]

China makes trade concession to US by opening car industry to foreigners

China makes trade concession to US by opening car industry to foreigners

The first sign that China is willing to bend to US policy demands came yesterday when Beijing lifted ownership rules┬áthat […]

IMF Forecasts Global Growth of 3.9% This Year, Strongest Since 2011

IMF Forecasts Global Growth of 3.9% This Year, Strongest Since 2011

Every major economic is poised to grow, according to the IMF. This momentum is encouraging, growth is promising. 2018 is […]

US inflation climbs at fastest pace in more than a year in March

US inflation climbs at fastest pace in more than a year in March

Last month, US inflation rose at the quickest rate in a year, satisfying the Federal Reserve’s prediction. The core consumer […]

The Dollar’s Curious Calm in the Market Storm

The Dollar’s Curious Calm in the Market Storm

The dollar is remaining steady amidst a market with trade tensions and stock volatility. This stabilization is important to note […]

Deutsche Bank ousts John Cryan and names Christian Sewing as chief

Deutsche Bank ousts John Cryan and names Christian Sewing as chief

Deutsche Bank’s supervisory board has named Christian Sewing as the new CEO, cutting former CEO John Cryan’s contract two years […]

US job growth slows sharply in March after red-hot February

US job growth slows sharply in March after red-hot February

“Wage growth ticks up, while jobless rate holds at lowest level since 2000.” Following rapid gains in February, the US […]

Tariff Showdown Shifts to Intense Negotiation Period

Tariff Showdown Shifts to Intense Negotiation Period

President Trump initiated tensions over Chinese trade practices and officials think that more market turmoil is to come. The tension […]

Donald Trump lays out tariff plans for Chinese industrial goods

Donald Trump lays out tariff plans for Chinese industrial goods

The Trump administration has laid out more tariffs on 1,333 different Chinese goods – ranging from robots to automobiles. This […]