Connected consumers means more control over how they shop, where they shop and when they shop. But what does that mean for businesses? Disruption, says a BBVA economist.
Blockchain promises to boost economic and social well-being by significantly lowering transaction costs, and non-financial blockchain applications are growing exponentially.
Financial institutions and traders can face operational risks if the switch to an alternative benchmark is delayed. A paced transition plan will be introduced for U.S. institutions. The Fed will likely ensure that institutions follow the plan and switch from Libor.
Harvey will be remembered as one of the most destructive storms in U.S. history.
With a reputation as a reliable source of energy, wind energy makes significant strides as government incentives, global investments, and technological advances aid growth.
While the likelihood of a U.S. recession is the highest it’s been since the 2009 downturn, based on a state-by-state assessment, the overall probability remains low.
Blockchain, a peer to peer public ledger, could disrupt the financial sector as bitcoin currency rises in popularity.
What are the potential risks and benefits of cloud computing for banks? Before making the switch, banks must weigh challenges against future cost and time savings.
As the gross debt-to-GDP ratio steadily rises, should the U.S. worry about its ability to repay debt, cut spending, and raise interest rates?
In this brief, we analyze the trends that will drive the demand and supply for multifamily and single-family housing over the next 10 years.
Stereotyped as “clueless,” “brainy,” and “self-obsessed,” Millennials are by no means homogenous. However, in terms of economic opportunity, Millennials are still lagging behind other generations.
The drop in oil prices and a weakened manufacturing sector suggest a high probability (90%) for Texas recession.
In a time of worldwide recession, the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union is a concern for countries across the globe.
With GDP growth slowing to 1.8%, we explore the question: will the future of U.S. potential growth be gloomy or bright?
In December, activity increased in 44 states, with the strongest gains in the West. Across the Sunbelt region, activity decelerated despite pickups in the manufacturing, mining, and retail trade sectors.
In a historic move, OPEC, along with non-OPEC nations like Russia, agreed to cut production after a prolonged period of low oil prices.