Jack Lew


  • Qualcomm is one of at least thirty foreign firms to come under scrutiny as China seeks to enforce a 2008 anti-monopoly law- efforts some critics say have unfairly targeted overseas businesses, raising protectionism concerns.

  • BEIJING, Aug 7- China's recent probes into Microsoft Corp and car companies including Audi and Chrysler have rekindled concerns that Beijing may be using an anti-monopoly law to support domestic firms at the expense of foreign companies.

  • Questioning Lew's tax logic  Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 8:16 AM ET

    Lanhee Chen, Hoover Institution research fellow, discuss corporate tax reform and what it means for companies to show "economic patriotism."

  • Lew presses for anti-inversion legislation  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is making the argument against tax inversions. Insight, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Rep. Messer: Eliminate tax loopholes  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 10:25 AM ET

    Rep. Luke Messer, (R-Ind.), weighs in on America's corporate tax loopholes and tax inversions. Messer says lets allow the repatriation of dollars earned overseas to be invested in America without a tax penalty.

  • Cramer: Don't need Congress to halt inversions  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 9:09 AM ET

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is calling on Congress to pass retroactive anti-inversion legislation as soon as possible as news of another inversion deal with Hospira and Danon is said to be in the works. CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he believes it does not take congressional action to end inversion deals.

  • US companies sit at a crossroads on tax inversions Saturday, 19 Jul 2014 | 8:54 AM ET
    A Walgreens store on June 19, 2012 in San Francisco, California.

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew highlighted the decision American companies face—stay domestic and pay taxes or go abroad for savings.

  • Cybersecurity in the crosshairs  Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 7:19 AM ET

    Michael DeCesare, McAfee president, says the role of security firms has shifted from defense to offense as companies scramble to protect themselves from the increasing threat of cyberattacks. And John Stumpf, Wells Fargo CEO, weighs in.

  • CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera explains why she thinks it's completely "unpatriotic" of Congress that corporations are put in the position they feel they have to move overseas.

  • Lew presses for sweeping business tax reform Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 10:17 AM ET
    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew (l) talks with CNBC's Jim Cramer at the Delivering Alpha conference, July 16, 2014.

    The Treasury secretary also says the financial system, finally recovering from the recession, faces another perilous challenge: cyberattacks.

  • Divergence between Fed & Treasury?  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 9:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses Treasury Secretary Jack Lew's comments on whether it's appropriate for the Fed to comment on valuations.

  • Did Lew throw Fed under the bus?  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 9:09 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer asks Treasury Secretary Jack Lew if it is appropriate for federal officials to comment on individual market movements.

  • Lew: Bilateral investment treaty good for US & China  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 9:06 AM ET

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talks with CNBC's Jim Cramer about the evolution of trade agreements and the real power of China. Lew says the global economy depends on a good U.S. China relationship.

  • Jack Lew: We need to act on tax inversions right now  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 8:51 AM ET

    Discussing the controversial issue of tax inversions, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells CNBC that U.S. companies should show some "economic patriotism." Lew spoke with CNBC on Wednesday during the Delivering Alpha conference.

  • Act on tax inversion now: Lew  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 8:51 AM ET

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talks with CNBC's Jim Cramer about corporate tax inversions.

  • Jack Lew on Chinese hacking and 'cyber hygiene  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 8:47 AM ET

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells CNBC that cyber-security is no longer the sole responsibility of IT departments -- CEOs need to focus on 'cyber hygiene' as well. His comments came during an interview with CNBC's Jim Cramer at the Delivering Alpha conference on Wednesday.

  • Conversations with Cramer & Lew  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 8:45 AM ET

    In a wide-ranging conversation, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talks with CNBC's Jim Cramer about shoring up Internet safety, tax inversions, reforming GSEs, and hitting the U.S. debt ceiling.

  • Challenges of cybersecurity: Lew  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 8:33 AM ET

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, discusses how cyber intrusions are impacting and interrupting businesses and the U.S. financial systems.

  • Treasury's Lew targets cybersecurity  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 8:33 AM ET

    At CNBC's Delivering Alpha Conference, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew addresses the concerns of cyberattack on the financial world.

  • Jack Lew pushes for crackdown on tax inversions Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 6:19 AM ET
    Jack Lew, U.S. Treasury Secretary.

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has urged Congress to crack down on merger deals in which companies seek to relocate overseas to cut US taxes.