The World's Leading Financial Futurist

Jason Schenker is the Chairman of The Futurist Institute and the President of Prestige Economics. Bloomberg News has ranked Jason the #1 forecaster in the world in 24 different categories, which is why executives, corporate boards, industry groups, and central banks rely on his financial market research. Jason has also written seven books, including three about disruptive emerging technologies.

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12/18/2017

Ep31 - The Financial Futurist: The Fed, Inflation, The Dollar, Oil Prices, and Tax Reform

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the latest economic data releases and their impacts on the economy. Then, he discusses how the new tax reform bill could affect you and your business.



12/11/2017

Ep 30 - The Financial Futurist: U.S. Jobs, The Dollar, The Fed

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the latest U.S. Jobs data and how that might affect the Fed. Then, he discusses the Dollar and its possible impacts on the U.S. economy.



12/12/2017

Gold's Headwinds Are Getting Stronger

Once the Republican tax cuts are signed into law, there is likely to be more upside for equities and further downside risk for the precious metal.



12/07/2017

Potential for ECB Surprise Boosts Euro's Appeal

While the dollar could strengthen on expectations of more U.S. economic growth and tighter monetary policy, the euro zone is approaching escape velocity.



12/04/2017

With OPEC Meeting Done, Economy Set to Drive Oil

Oil demand is the most important driver of prices in the short term, and OPEC’s forecasts for demand in the year ahead are strong.



12/26/2017

Maximize Your Benefits from Tax Reform: Actions to Take by 31 Dec 2017

In the wake of the recent tax bill that has been passed, it is important to consider your own personal tax implications.



12/13/2017

Inflation is rising. What will the Fed do?

As the Fed prepares to meet today, the job market is in good shape. And inflation has risen, but remains relatively low.



12/11/2017

Robots Win and People Lose with More Government Debt

Futurists could debate all day long about the number of jobs robots and automation will create, versus the number of jobs they will destroy.



12/03/2017

OPEC Oil Market Insight with Top Oil Forecaster Jason Schenker

Top-Ranked Economist and Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker, speaks in an interview as part of the Oil Market insight Report with Eithne Treanor in Vienna, Austria - November 2017



11/29/2017

OPEC Meeting Preview from Prestige Economics

Global growth and oil demand have strengthened. Meanwhile, oil inventories have fallen toward the five-year average. What does this mean for OPEC and oil prices?