Fed’s Bullard, explaining his rate cut dissent, says US manufacturing appears to be ‘in recession’

James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve St. Louis. Adam Jeffery | CNBC St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said on Friday he argued for a deeper, half percentage point cut at this week’s Fed meeting because of signs… Read moreFed’s Bullard, explaining his rate cut dissent, says US manufacturing appears to be ‘in recession’

A bank scandal, an oligarch and the IMF: Ukraine’s president has a lot to deal with right now

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky looks on during his inauguration ceremony at the parliament in Kiev on May 20, 2019. GENYA SAVILOV | AFP | Getty Images Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is under pressure over how he will resolve a long-running… Read moreA bank scandal, an oligarch and the IMF: Ukraine’s president has a lot to deal with right now

US-China tensions may drag on — investors simply need to ‘live with it,’ says private equity giant

Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Donald Trump at the G-20 Summit in Osaka on June 29, 2019. Brendan Smialowsi | AFP | Getty Images Tensions between the U.S. and China might well drag on over the next decade, so… Read moreUS-China tensions may drag on — investors simply need to ‘live with it,’ says private equity giant

US economy doesn’t need any rate cuts, says billionaire investor Howard Marks

The famous bull statue on Wall Street, near the New York Stock Exchange in New York City. Adam Jeffery | CNBC The U.S. economy doesn’t need any rate cuts, billionaire investor and Oaktree Capital’s co-chairman Howard Marks told CNBC, predicting… Read moreUS economy doesn’t need any rate cuts, says billionaire investor Howard Marks

Iran says its foreign minister will be attending the UN meeting in New York amid visa doubts

Iranian women walk past a mural of depicting the Iranian national flag in a street in capital Tehran, September 19, 2019. STR | AFP | Getty Images Iran says its foreign minister will attend next week’s United Nations General Assembly… Read moreIran says its foreign minister will be attending the UN meeting in New York amid visa doubts

Light shows and live bands: China wants to boost its nightlife to spur the economy

Night view of Nanjing Road in Shanghai. zhuyufang | iStock | Getty Images BEIJING – The Chinese government is encouraging businesses and local districts to develop the so-called “night economy” in an effort to boost growth. Some retailers and hospitals… Read moreLight shows and live bands: China wants to boost its nightlife to spur the economy

Everything Jim Cramer said on ‘Mad Money,’ including Costco downgrade, Expedia CEO, Chipotle, oil

CNBC’s Jim Cramer says Bernstein’s Costco downgrade is logical, but it only creates a buying opportunity for the stock. The “Mad Money” host gets insight into Expedia and the travel business in an interview with CEO Mark Okerstrom. Shares of Chipotle… Read moreEverything Jim Cramer said on ‘Mad Money,’ including Costco downgrade, Expedia CEO, Chipotle, oil

YouTubers are upset and confused by new verification policy, but nobody has been removed yet

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki speaks during the opening keynote address at the Google I/O 2017 Conference at Shoreline Amphitheater on May 17, 2017 in Mountain View, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images YouTube creators expressed outrage and confusion on Thursday… Read moreYouTubers are upset and confused by new verification policy, but nobody has been removed yet