• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Trump picks his new top economic adviser. The CNBC commentator Larry Kudlow, who was previously a staff economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, worked in the Reagan administration, and was chief economist for Bear Stearns, will replace Gary Cohn as National Economic Council director.
    The Senate just passed the biggest rollback of Wall Street regulations since the financial crisis. The legislation, which still must pass the through the House, rolls back some of the most stringent post-financial-crisis regulations for dozens of banks.
    One of Wall...
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Trump picks his new top economic adviser. CNBC commentator Larry Kudlow, who was previously a staff economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, worked in the Reagan administration, and was chief economist for Bear Stearns, will replace Gary Cohn as National Economic Council director.
    One of Wall Street's most followed forecasts for the US economy is looking worse and worse. The Atlanta Fed's GDPNow tracker projects 1.9% growth for the US economy in the first quarter. That's down from last week's 2.5% estimate and well below the 5.4% print from the...
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