The Financial Futurist Podcast


03/05/2018

Ep 41 – The Financial Futurist: Tariffs, Trade, Inflation, Industrial Metals Prices, and SXSW 2018

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the economy with the possible implications of last week’s tariff announcement. Then, he previews his participation as a Mentor at SXSW - South by Southwest - 2018.


02/25/2018

Ep 40 – The Financial Futurist: Global Growth, PMIs, Commodity Prices, Inflation, Ed-Tech

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the global economy and what indicators to look for to see what’s next in commodity markets. Then, he discusses education technology and how new innovations can help provide more intellectual capital at all levels of society.


02/19/2018

Ep 39 - The Financial Futurist: Equities, Commodities, Bonds, and Uncorrelated Assets

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the economy and what trading technicals to look out for in certain markets. Then, he discusses the risks surrounding correlated asset trading during the volatile market moves of the last few weeks.


02/12/2018

Ep 38 – The Financial Futurist: Equity Markets, Inflation, The Dollar, Gold, and Cryptocurrencies

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on equity markets and what indicators to look out for. Then, he discusses the risks surrounding the cryptocurrency mania and robo-advising.


02/12/2018

Ep 38 - The Financial Futurist: Equity Markets, Inflation, The Dollar, Gold, and Cryptocurrencies

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on equity markets and what indicators to look out for. Then, he discusses the risks surrounding the cryptocurrency mania and robo-advising.


02/05/2018

Ep 37 – The Financial Futurist: Equity Markets, Inflation, Jobs, The Fed, and Online Education

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the equity markets and inflation and how that impacts the Fed. Then, he discusses the importance of online education and how it can benefit you in the future.


01/29/2018

Ep 36 - The Financial Futurist: U.S. Economy, Jobs, PMIs, The Fed, Innovation, Technology

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the U.S. economy and previews the upcoming economic data releases. Then, he discusses the importance of innovation and technology across a variety of industries.


01/22/2018

Ep 35 - The Financial Futurist: The Future of Energy, Oil Prices, The Euro, and Robots

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the global economy and previews the European Central Bank Meeting this week. Then, he discusses Bitcoin and how regulations could affect the digital currency.


05/13/2018

Ep 51 - The Financial Futurist: Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, and Inflation

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker discusses the risks, opportunities, and challenges surrounding new technologies, like artificial intelligence, blockchain, and cryptocurrencies. Then he reviews the latest U.S. inflation data and its implications.


05/07/2018

Ep 50 - The Financial Futurist: Jobs, Inflation, Robot Activity Index, The Fed's approach to FinTech

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker discusses the implications of last week’s economic data releases and reveals what indicators to watch this week. Then he talks about creating data for the business of robotics and how the Federal Reserve is approaching the risks, opportunities, and challenges of machine learning and artificial intelligence.


04/29/2018

Ep 49 - The Financial Futurist: 3 Challenges and Midterm Elections

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker reveals the 3 big challenges facing almost all corporations in today’s world. Then, he provides a preview of his upcoming book Midterm Economics.


04/22/2018

Ep 48 - The Financial Futurist: Central Banks, Regional Fed Data, Inflation Risks

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker discusses how central banks are responding to global economics risk. Then, he provides a review of regional Fed data and an update on the implications for the economy. Central Banks are in focus right now. Jason Schenker worked with LinkedIn to create a video that explains how central banks impact markets. This video will be free to watch until next Monday. https://www.linkedin.com/learning/economic-indicators-weekly/impact-on-central-banks-and-markets?trk=insiders_15109242_learning


04/15/2018

Ep 47- The Financial Futurist: Future of Data, Future of Trade, and Future of Economic Indicators

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker discusses the Future of Data for individuals (privacy) and businesses (blockchain), and then he covers the Future of Trade in light of shifting global dynamics. Then, he provides a of his weekly video series on Economic Indicators developed for LinkedIn Learning. Jason Schenker's videos on Economic Indicators help a broad audience understand how businesses, investments, and jobs are affected by changes in economic data and policy. The course will run for a year, with one video per week. Each video is free for 2 weeks after its release.


04/08/2018

Ep 46 - The Financial Futurist: Trade, Tariffs, Equity Markets, and Education Technology

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker discusses global shifting trade dynamics and their possible effects on equity markets. Then, he talks about education technology and explains how you can find his new LinkedIn Learning course on Economic Indicators! Watch this week's LinkedIn economic video free this week: www.linkedin.com/learning/economi…5109242_learning


04/01/2018

Ep 45 - The Financial Futurist: Social Media, Equities, and the U.S. Economy

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the economy with the possible implications of the recent negative pressures on tech companies. Then, he discusses his outlook for the economy as well as what economic indicators to watch in the coming weeks.


03/25/2018

Ep 44 - The Financial Futurist: Trade, Equity Markets, Tariffs, Data.

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker discusses the shifting trade dynamics and other implications because of the new tariffs issued by the U.S. and China. Then, he talks about the data privacy and security issues of the current state of social media.


03/19/2018

Ep 43 – The Financial Futurist: Trade, Tariffs, Equity Markets, and Jobs.

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the mixed economic data released last week. Then, he discusses the future of trade and some possible implications for NAFTA because of the new United States steel and aluminum tariffs.


03/11/2018

Ep 42 – The Financial Futurist: Trade, Tariffs, Equity Markets, and Jobs.

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the possible global implications of last week’s tariffs. Then, he discusses how the high jobs number from last week has affected equity markets.


01/16/2018

Ep 34 - The Financial Futurist: The Future of Energy, Oil Prices, The Euro, and Robots

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on oil prices and an overview of the Future of Energy course developed by The Futurist Institute. He also shares his thoughts about the euro and he discusses The Futurist Institute’s latest project The Robot and Automation Almanac – 2018.


01/08/2018

Ep 33 – The Financial Futurist: Jobs, Oil Prices, Global Growth, Robots

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an economic update with a discussion about the latest jobs and PMI data. Then, he discusses The Futurist Institute’s latest project The Robot and Automation Almanac – 2018.


01/07/2018

Ep 32 - The Financial Futurist: Tax Reform

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker discusses how the U.S. tax reform might affect you or your business.


12/18/2017

Ep 31 - 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.


12/04/2017

Ep 29 - The Financial Futurist: OPEC, Oil Prices, Tax Reform, Global Economy, Jobs for Robots

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update of what occurred at the OPEC meeting and what that might mean for oil prices. Then, he discusses the U.S. tax reform and how that might affect the Global Economy. Finally, he touches on Jobs for Robots with some new information released by McKinsey