Danielle DiMartino Booth

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been over a year since Germany’s top banking regulator warned that negative interest rates were a “seeping poison” infecting Germany’s financial system. Such was the pressure exerted on German life insurers, “a handful” had been put on death watch, as in they might be forced to wind down by 2018...

Markets Add Five Percent in First Quarter

Will the Second Quarter be Faced with Bulls or Bears?

The first quarter of 2017 is over. From a market standpoint, it was a pretty good quarter, adding five percent for the quarter. The question that remains is how much will hold, as the entire rally was built on promises by President Trump, but as Bubba predicted earlier the house and senate are going to be a problem...