The Boston Herald Mark Williams President Trump is expected to replace Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen with a longtime fed official who would not be expected to dramatically change the agencies policies… View full article
Bloomberg Mark Williams Bitcoin is going legit, for better or worse… Expert quote: “The concern is that CME will attempt to treat bitcoin like a corn or wheat future, when this commodity is in a highly risky class of its own.” View full article
Financial Times Mark Williams The ambition that gave birth to the InterPlanetary File System is as immodest as the name. Expert quote: “There’s a tendency to turn the brain off and jump in. It’s like Pets.com [which shut down in 2000]…People are treating it like a lottery ticket.” View full article
Boston Herald quoting Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen issued a stark warning that the next financial crisis could come at any time, staunchly defending post-recession regulatory changes that have come under political fire recently in what many expect to be her final major speech…” View full article.
Bloomberg Quint quoting Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “It was a mere foot fault, many Wall Streeters say, a bit of fibbing perhaps between a debt trader and his client…” Expert quote: “As the client, if I felt like I wasn’t getting truthful information, I would be concerned.” View full article.
Reuters quoting Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “Big Wall Street banks have spent billions of dollars and untold man-hours in recent years transforming their trading desks from hedge-fund like operations trading on their own account into market-making businesses offering a price based on what customers want to buy or sell…” Expert quote: “Throwing more […]
New York Post quoting Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “What are bitcoin ATMs doing in small bodegas throughout New York City?…” Expert quote: “It’s another form of a laundromat.” View full article.
S & P Global quoting Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “Capital markets have long found new ways to provide funding for economic institutions of all shapes and sizes…” Expert quote: “Each platform is different, and the role that a token plays also differs widely from platform to platform…” View full article.
New York Times quoting Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “It took a decade — and $200 billion in fines — but the big banks are back…” Expert quote: “This isn’t the time to put the brakes on regulation.” View full article.
CBS Boston Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “Thousands of Massachusetts drivers make their living working for ride-hailing services like Uber…” Expert quote: “Uber is very much setting itself up as a predatory lending mechanism.” View full article.