Marketplace Morning Report

Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.

Recent Episodes

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, July 6, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the value of the British pound against the dollar; the University of Phoenix's plans to sell itself to a group of private equity investors; and a couple of young hitchhikers from China who are tired of urban life and the social pressures that come with it.

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, July 5, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the Bank of England's plans to lower the capital buffer requirements banks face; the controversial issue of fracking; and Americans' views toward Wall Street as part of our Economic Anxiety series. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, July 4, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about a possible tax cut in the U.K. for corporations; interview a 25-year-old U.K. citizen about his take on Brexit; and look at the state of movie tracking. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, July 1, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about investors being unafraid to lend money to the British government; potentially lower rates in the U.K.; and resentment from Panamanians over the "Panama Papers" leak. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, June 30, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the news that Puerto Rico has been able to avoid its debt default; the disconnect between an improving economy and the way individuals are feeling about their personal finances; and AMC's $1.1 billion offer to Carmike Cinemas. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about Wednesday's European Union meeting in Brussels; the latest results from our economic anxiety poll, which reveal that 71 percent of Americans think the economy is rigged; and the possibility of an English-less European Union.