Market Update: Who’s in Charge in Italy?


Alan Rohrbach joins Jack today to discuss how the uncertainty over Italy’s elections is impacting financial markets. One thing to remember, says Rohrbach:

“The real guy in charge in Europe remains Mario Draghi, and the pressure he can put on any government to toe the line on reforms if they want their bond markets supported.”

They also discuss what the patterns of the last few years tells us about today’s equity market activity.


Debbie Carlson has focused on commodities for much of her writing career. She spent more than a decade at Dow Jones covering the Chicago-based futures exchanges. As a Dow Jones editor, she worked closely with The Wall Street Journal and Barron's in planning commodities coverage.

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