Market Focus: Global/International

Recent Newshours on Global Issues

  • 2016: A Year of Surprises Dec 24

    Dec 24 – As a real-time barometer of economic and financial anxiety, the double-digit plunge in global markets at the start of 2016 reflected nothing but pessimism on the part of investors. The US and global economy were slowing...

  • Global Paradigm Shift; Economy: Fact and Fiction Dec 10

    Dec 10 – In today’s Big Picture podcast, Jim discusses the tumultuous forces driving a populous backlash against globalism and why this represents a paradigm shift filled with big upsets and changing investment behavior.

  • Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Trump and the Great Reflation Nov 19

    Nov 19 – Donald Trump has won the election and now plans to provide a major boost to the economy. Will it succeed and delay the onset of a recession or will the “great reflation” get stopped dead in its tracks as interest rates climb steadily higher? Jim discusses...

  • Jim Rickards on the "The Road to Ruin" Nov 12

    Nov 12 – For today's Big Picture, we speak with the always popular Jim Rickards to discuss his new book, "The Road to Ruin: The Global Elites' Secret Plan for the Next Financial Crisis."