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Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | February 20, 2019

Back at it.  Let’s get caught up. Quite a start to the week for consulting powerhouse McKinsey & Co., with a Times expose on the questionable relationship between McKinsey’s clients and the investments its hedge fund has made in those same clients, not to mention the intense secrecy surrounding that arrangement – NYTimes Then there’s … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | January 10, 2019

A quick spin through the Fed’s December minutes shows that most Fed officials are set on slowing their previously regular rate hike schedule, only reinforcing the message that Fed Chair Powell delivered last week that the central bank will “assess economic conditions before considering additional interest rate increasing” – NYTimes and WSJ and Bloomberg and … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | October 5, 2018

Blink, and it’s Jobs Report Friday again.  Where does the time go? Here’s what we’re watching for in the numbers – NYTimes and WSJ and MarketWatch Dealbook questions whether anything will actually come of yesterday’s report that Barnes & Noble is again looking to sell itself – NYTimes A mere 24-hours after Highfields called it … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | September 20, 2018

“Pot is the new crypto,” declares Bloomberg, and if you’ve seen how the virtual currencies are faring these days, that should be a warning and not a selling point—Tilray be damned – Bloomberg and MarketWatch The White House has nominated former Fed economist Nellie Liang to the central bank’s board of governors. In 2009, Liang … Continue reading