The Republican Party is so concerned about inflation that it’s considering a return to the gold standard. While there’s little evidence those fears are justified, they could shape a Romney administration’s approach to the Federal Reserve.
Barclays Plc, Bank of America Corp.’s Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley can’t use New York law to block Theflyonthewall.com, an online financial news service, from issuing immediate reports about changes in their stock ratings, a federal appeals court ruled.
TONIGHT on Charlie Rose @ 8p & 10p ET, a discussion on the value of gold with John Hathaway of Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Peter Munk, chairman and founder of Barrick Gold Corp., and James Grant, editor of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer. Also, David Einhorn, co-founder and president of hedge-fund operator Greenlight Capital Inc., discusses navigating the global economy as an investor.