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Sep 20 2013

Is first weekend for iPhone 5s crucial? Maybe

By Zena Olijnyk, Chase Producer
So how important is the first weekend for the Apple 5s, which officially went on sale Friday? Well according to Ironfire Capital's Eric Jackson, not particularly.
Filed in: Technology » Continue Reading
Sep 19 2013

Five "must do" reforms for avoiding another crisis

By Zena Olijnyk, Chase Producer
INSIDE THE CHASE: Five years ago today, Hank Paulson, U.S. Treasury Secretary at the time, unveiled the $700-billion Troubled Asset Relief Program to Congress. It was perhaps the clearest sign of how unhinged the U.S. financial system was becoming. Today, while Wall Street has more or less recovered, the economy is still struggling .One person who studied the impact of the financial crisis is Phil Angelides, chairman of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission. He offers some critical "must do" reforms he says will ensure a similar crisis won't happen again.
Filed in: Economy, International, U.S. » Continue Reading
Sep 17 2013

Will global economy finally be in sync?

By Zena Olijnyk, Chase Producer
INSIDE THE CHASE: That autumn crispness is in the air. The leaves are showing signs of turning color. And the markets are displaying exuberance ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's FOMC meeting tomorrow. So what better time than now to have a fall investment outlook from two long-time players in the game - Sun Life's Stephen Peacher and Front Street Capital's Frank Mersch.
Filed in: Investing » Continue Reading
Sep 16 2013

How Summers' exit from Fed Chair race hurts Obama

By Zena Olijnyk, Chase Producer
INSIDE THE CHASE: Zena Olijnyk talks to Harvard professor and former Bill Clinton Economic Advisor Jeffrey Frankel on why the confirmation process for U.S. President Barack Obama's appointments is broken.
Filed in: Economy, U.S., Web Exclusive » Continue Reading
Sep 13 2013

Arianna Huffington on why 'No' is a complete sentence

By Zena Olijnyk, Chase Producer
INSIDE THE CHASE: Sometimes work-life balance means dropping a project is the best way to complete it.
Filed in: Web Exclusive » Continue Reading
Mar 28 2013

Building a case for emerging markets BRIC by BRIC

By Zena Olijnyk, Chase Producer
INSIDE THE CHASE: The man who coined the phrase BRIC to describe the key emerging markets of Brazil, Russia, India, and China may be retiring but he is still bullish on those countries - especially China. BNN Chase Producer Zena Olijnyk explains.
Filed in: International, Investing » Continue Reading
Mar 22 2013

A song and dance on investor activism

By Zena Olijnyk, Chase Producer
INSIDE THE CHASE: Shareholder activism can literally be a song and dance routine at times. BNN Chase Producer Zena Olijnyk explains.
Filed in: Canadian, Investing, U.S. » Continue Reading
Mar 15 2013

Homing in on the telecommuting issue

By Zena Olijnyk, Chase Producer
Inside the chase: Does working from home help or hinder productivity? BNN Chase Producer Zena Olijnyk examines the pros and cons of telecommuting.
Filed in: Canadian, U.S. » Continue Reading

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