Jack Lew


  • European Banks In Severe Trouble: Pro     Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:24 AM ET

    In a wide-ranging interview, CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Yra Harris, Praxis Trading, about everything from the outlook on U.S. manufacturing to Japan's profitable euro/yen pairing and the risks associated with the global chase for yield. He also has the play on gold.

  • June ISM Index 50.9 vs. 49.0 in May     Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santell reports breaks down the latest data on manufacturing and factory orders. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and BofA's Ethan Harris discuss whether the economy is showing signs of recovery.

  • Vote on Non-Banks to Be Regulated     Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 5:54 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the vote by the Financial Services Oversight Council for non-banks to be regulated by the Federal Reserve.

  • Treasury to Free Up $260 Billion to Avoid Default Friday, 17 May 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    The Obama administration on Friday said it was ready to free up about $260 billion so the nation could continue paying its bills as a temporary debt ceiling suspension lapses.

  • Jack Lew's 'Gamble' on Japan     Monday, 13 May 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    The Treasury's strategy seems to be that the U.S. economy is strong enough to withstand whatever negative impacts that may come from a stronger dollar against the yen, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Icahn Talks Dell; Lew on Debt; Diller Backs Dimon Friday, 10 May 2013 | 4:45 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    An informative and entertaining look at the must-see CNBC moments that will sharpen your business edge today.

  • John Brynjolfsson, Armored Wolf, provides his views on Japan's "currency wars" and its impact on global companies.

  • In an exclusive interview, CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew about achieving a balance between austerity and growth in Europe, and concerns over Japan's monetary policy.

  • Jack Lew on Hitting the Debt Ceiling     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 8:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman shares highlights of his interview with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, about Europe's economic problems and getting Congress and the White House to strike a deal on the budget.

  • "Japan has growth issues for a long period of time," said Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, talking with CNBC's Steve Liesman, about the yen's depreciation.

  • Jack Lew: 'Political Hurdles Are Many'     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 6:34 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, about arriving at a bipartisan compromise on the budget.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, about Europe's fiscal problems and the balance between austerity and growth.

  • Jack Lew, U.S. Treasury secretary, discusses the global economy on the sidelines of the G7 meeting.

  • Debt Ceiling Won't Be Hit Until Labor Day: Lew Friday, 10 May 2013 | 5:15 AM ET
    Jack Lew

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told CNBC on Friday that the U.S. debt ceiling would not be reached until September.

  • Lew: Japan Must Respect Rules on Yen     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    Jack Lew, U.S. Treasury secretary, comments on the Japanese monetary policy and adds that the U.S. "will keep an eye" on whether the policies remain "within the bounds" of international agreement.

  • Jack Lew, U.S. Treasury secretary, says that the U.S. debt ceiling would not be reached until September, though he said it was not an excuse for Congress to relax.

  • From Loops to Legible: Jack Lew’s New Signature Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 7:16 AM ET
    President Barack Obama and White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew.

    When beginning a new job, it's good to start fresh: Make a few changes and form a good impression. For new Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, that meant closing some loopholes.

  • Europe Risks 'Endless Depression' in Austerity Pursuit Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    After Portugal's rejection of the cost-cutting measures on which its bailout package depends, Invesco Perpetual's chief economist has added his voice to the anti-austerity camp, warning it could lead to "almost endless depression".

  • Stocks finished off their best levels but the Dow still posted a fresh closing high Tuesday. And the S&P 500 traded within 2 points of its all-time peak earlier in the session.

  • Futures Edge Higher Amid Earnings Hopes Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 9:09 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures edged higher Tuesday, lifted by upbeat economic data from Europe and China and following Alcoa's earnings report.