Business Alan Greenspan

More

  • Birinyi sees 6% gain from here Friday, 29 May 2015 | 2:05 PM ET
    Laszlo Birinyi, president of Birinyi Associates

    Legendary trader Laszlo Birinyi sees all the bearish talk from his peers and the media and takes the opposite view.

  • Why is Janet Yellen skipping Jackson Hole? Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 10:26 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the Institute for New Economic Thinking Conference on Finance and Society at the IMF in Washington on May 6, 2015.

    Why is Fed Chair Janet Yellen skipping the Fed's annual symposium in Jackson Hole? Ron Insana weighs in.

  • Greenspan: Get ready for another taper tantrum Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | 10:29 AM ET
    Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman

    Another market disruption from higher interest rates is virtually certain, according to former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan.

  • Traders shrug off Yellen, bail on market anyway Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | 2:44 PM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen

    Rising interest rates spooked stocks far more than a warning from the Fed chair that the equities market is overvalued.

  • Bernanke to be 'most vilified of century': Trader Saturday, 18 Apr 2015 | 4:03 PM ET
    Former US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke in 2009.

    Who does Guy Adami think is going to be one of the most vilified people of the 21st century?

  • The hedge fund that nabbed Ben Bernanke Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 6:30 AM ET
    Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, March 2, 2015 in Washington.

    The move by the former Federal Reserve chairman is the latest by a Washington insider through the revolving door into the financial industry.

  • Fed official Stein heads to hedge fund Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 12:27 PM ET
    Jeremy Stein, a former governor of the Federal Reserve.

    Another former senior government official has signed up to be a paid advisor to a multibillion-dollar hedge fund firm.

  • Don't be fooled by Fed's propaganda: Ron Paul Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 10:36 AM ET
    Ron Paul

    Here's why you shouldn't be fooled by the argument that an audit will somehow limit the Fed's independence, says former Rep. Ron Paul.

  • Greenspan: Stocks not too hot, despite bubble talk Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 8:46 AM ET
    Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve Chairman

    The massive QE programs in the U.S. have not led to an overvalued stock market, though there may be overheated pockets, Alan Greenspan tells CNBC.

  • Greenspan: QE effect Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 7:41 AM ET
    Greenspan: QE effect

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, talks about the impact of QE on the U.S. economy and interest rates.

  • Greenspan: Future of oil and euro Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 7:37 AM ET
    Greenspan: Future of oil and euro

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, weighs in on the impact of low energy prices on the economy and whether the euro is doomed.

  • Greenspan: Political problem of entitlement programs

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, shares his thoughts on U.S. government mandated entitlement programs, including Medicare and Social Security.

  • Alan Greenspan on the U.S. productivity problem Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 7:33 AM ET
    Alan Greenspan on the U.S. productivity problem

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, shares his thoughts on the productivity problem in the U.S. workforce.

  • Greenspan: Effective demand weak as Depression-era Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 6:03 PM ET
    Alan Greenspan

    Effective demand is extraordinarily weak, probably tantamount to the later stages of the Great Depression, Alan Greenspan said.

  • Greenspan: Economy 'not strong' Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 4:31 PM ET
    Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman

    Former Fed chairman Alan Greenspan provides insight into job growth and how the Fed moves the markets. Greenspan says capital investment is key to productivity growth.

  • What's got Alan Greenspan talking up gold Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    What's got Alan Greenspan talking up gold

    Alan Greenspan says gold is now a good investment, according to the Wall Street Journal. CNBC's Patti Domm explains why the former Fed Chair might be interested in the precious metal.

  • Cashin: The worst Monday of all, nearly 30 years on Sunday, 19 Oct 2014 | 12:09 PM ET
    Art Cashin

    On the 27th anniversary of Black Tuesday, UBS floor director Art Cashin recalls how the historic event transpired:

  • Greenspan calls for CoCo bonds Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 7:37 AM ET
    Greenspan calls for CoCo bonds

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, shares his thought on bank regulations and the need for higher reserve requirements.

  • Greenspan 'confident' in Fed Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 7:35 AM ET
    Greenspan 'confident' in Fed

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, weighs in on Fed transparency and short-term movements in interest rates.

  • Tale of two economies Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 7:31 AM ET
    Tale of two economies

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, shares his thoughts on the consequences of the Fed's economic policy.