Marketplace Morning Report
Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.
On today's show, we'll talk about a recent survey that finds U.S. companies are increasingly hoarding cash; a new set of debt collection rules aimed at preventing companies from pursuing "excessive or disruptive" methods of contacting consumers; and why some cities are looking to recruit senior citizens for lifeguard positions.
On today's show, we'll talk about long-term returns for U.S. pensions, which are predicted to report their worst results in 15 years; Britain's economic growth; and holiday cruises that are looking to do some good.
On today's show, we'll talk about Hillary Clinton's positions on economic issues such as trade; Ireland's meeting with Great Britain over border controls; and the drama associated with family businesses.
On today's show, we'll talk about Verizon's planned $5 billion purchase of Yahoo's core business; the current state of the economy; and the lessons Washington Post columnist Allan Sloan has learned about bond investments.
On today's show, we'll talk about the economic themes of Donald Trump's keynote at the RNC on Thursday night; Roger Ailes' exit from Fox; and the film industry's new, subtle anti-piracy strategy.
On today's show, we'll talk about how the remaining presidential candidates are doing in terms of campaign spending; when the Fed might raise interest rates next; and how businessmen in Greece are doing following the height of the country's debt crisis last year.