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The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN

The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN
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The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN

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Associated Bank Thought Leader: Doug Myers

11/16/2017
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Equifax may be in the rear view mirror for many, but the impact is still top of mind for many in the world of banking and finance. Steve sat down with the weekly Associated Bank Thought Leader, Doug Myers (SVP & Private Banking Regional Manager at Associated Bank), to discuss how the threat of fraud is still alive and well . The two also reinforced the importance of interpersonal relationships when it comes to banking and now there is MIT […]

Duration: 00:13:02


The Opening Bell 11/16/17: Toys and Games Are Helping People Live Longer

11/16/2017
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The weekly Associated Bank Thought Leader conversation with Doug Myers (SVP & Private Banking Regional Manager at Associated Bank) focused on the area that many might have looked past – The Equifax Breach. Steve and Doug caught up on the continual risk of fraud and also the importance of face-to-face banking. Mary Couzin (Founder of ChiTAG – Chicago Toy and Game Week) then provided justification for people to play more games. Mary previewed the ChiTAG event in Chicago this weekend […]

Duration: 00:29:53


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/16/17

11/16/2017
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On November 16th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Labor Department reported on the number of people who filed for unemployment benefits last week The Federal Reserve reports on the industrial production for October National Association of Home Builders has it’s home index for November Freddie Mac reports on average mortgage rates Best Buy, Walmart, Gap, & Viacom report earnings today

Duration: 00:00:44


Associated Bank Market Update: 11/15/17

11/15/2017
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On November 15th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Commercial Real Estate forecast is released today Manufacturing and trade inventories and sales for September is released today Advanced monthly sales for retail and food service for October is out today Consumer price index for October is also out today Target, Cisco, and L Brands release earnings today

Duration: 00:00:48


The Opening Bell 11/15/17: Chicago Flops at Holiday Office Party Rankings

11/15/2017
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The holiday office party season is upon us and to fulfill our United States stereotype, we have made it into a competition. Steve chatted with Michelle Reisdorf (Regional VP of OfficeTeam) who shared details on the study comparing the best and worst company holiday party cities where Chicago ranks 10th. Turning towards the future, LeeAnn Tomas-Foster(Associated Vice President at Arcadis) also detailed the results behind a study of the cities with the most sustainable transportation systems...

Duration: 00:28:09


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/14/17

11/14/2017
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On November 14th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Producer Price Index for October will be released today President Trump attends the East Asia Summit in Manila US Dept of Agriculture sets in place news rules for organic livestock and poultry

Duration: 00:01:05


The Opening Bell 11/14/17: Say “Yes” to Leaving Your Job and Using Co-Working Space

11/14/2017
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The coworking space is gaining popularity since Chicago is now home to over 120 coworking locations. Steve talked with Megan Dodd (Community Director for the Midwest at WeWork) to learn how the trend could be sticking around for the long run and create an impact on the traditional office real estate market. Patrick Gillespie (Economics Reporter at CNN Money) joined Steve to share the details behind why now could be the right time to leave a job for a higher […]

Duration: 00:30:03


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/13/17

11/13/2017
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On November 13th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Treasury Department releases the October Federal Budget today Labor Department releases the producer price index for October tomorrow GE holds a share holder meeting today Home Depot, Target, Best Buy, Abercrombie & Fitch releases earnings later this week

Duration: 00:26:58


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/10/17

11/10/2017
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On November 10th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Treasury Department releases the federal budget for October JC Penny reports quarterly results The consumer confidence survey is released later today President Trump addresses the APEX CEO Summit Veterans Day is observed today

Duration: 00:00:56


The Opening Bell 11/10/17: The Next Millennial Obsession – Airlines?

11/10/2017
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The year is coming to a close and that means time to reevaluate the portfolio. Paul Nolte (SVP & Sr. Portfolio Manager at Kingsview Asset Management) checked in with Steve recapping some of the biggest impacts to the market this week and looked ahead to the holidays. Brian Sumers (Business Airline Reporter at Skift)then gave Steve the insight into Air France, who is hoping to lock down their millennial customer base and he also helped Steve get in the right […]

Duration: 00:32:08


Associated Bank Thought Leader: Rod Murray

11/9/2017
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Catching up with Rod Murray (Group SVP for Commercial Banking and head of the Leveraged Finance Group at Associated Bank), Steve looked back at the expected news of Jerome Powell’ nomination to the Federal Reserve. The Associated Bank Thought Leader also touched on the dip in Chicago banking participation as online resources continue to grow in popularity, and what traditional banks continue to do in order to adapt to the technological shift across the globe.

Duration: 00:13:43


The Opening Bell 11/9/17: “What The Future” Makes The Future More Digestible

11/9/2017
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Thought Leader Thursday was kicked off the Rod Murray (Group SVP for Commercial Banking and head of the Leveraged Finance Group at Associated Bank) when and Steve when the two covered everything from the Jerome Powell’s Fed nomination, and the dip in Chicago banking deposits. Matt Carmichael (Editor at GenPop & Director of Editorial Strategy for Ipsos North America) closed out the hour to detail the new consumer study, “What The Future” that breaks down the different sectors of the […]

Duration: 00:30:32


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/9/17

11/9/2017
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On November 9th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: Weekly Jobless Claims from the US Department of Labor Freddie mac shares weekly average mortgage rates The US Department of Commerce releases wholesale trade inventory for September Macy’s and Walt Disney Company report quarterly financial results

Duration: 00:00:24


The Opening Bell 11/8/17: Is The US Becoming More Accommodating To Veterans?

11/8/2017
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Veterans are a vital part of our country’s identity and part of the economy. WalletHub’s latest research details the best cities for veterans to live in, and Nicholas Armstrong (Sr. Director of Research & Evaluation at the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University) provided analysis of the data and the latest from the IVMF. Jeremy Groves (Professor of Economics at Northern Illinois University) then joined Steve to break down the proposed tax reform bill – who will...

Duration: 00:29:21


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/8/17

11/8/2017
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On November 8th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: Forbes releases it’s annual 40 Richest under 40 list Bankrate releases a report on the best places to retire President Trump concludes his trip to South Korea and it is also the 1 year anniversary of President Trump’s election win

Duration: 00:00:49


Wintrust Business Lunch 11/7/17: Walt Disney Wavers, Singapore Airline Suites, & Young Entrepreneurs

11/7/2017
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Media has been in the spot light for many months now and they are the leaders in the market for the wrong reasons. Jon Najarian detailed the reason behind Walt Disney’s market woes and what other stocks are on his radar. Lewis Lazare then recapped his worldwide trip after Singapore Airlines announced a new class of in flight comfort, Suzanne Muchin shared her most recent thoughts from her Big Payoff podcast, and Laura Cebula informed Steve that American parents are […]

Duration: 00:24:45


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/7/17

11/7/2017
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On November 7th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The US Department of Labor releases details on job openings and labor turn overs The Federal Reserve issues a report for consumer credit data for September The House Natural Resources Committee holds and oversight hearing on Puerto Rico President Trump continues his trip in Asia today

Duration: 00:01:19


The Opening Bell 11/7/17: Americans Still Work & Thrive with Their Hands

11/7/2017
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Blue collar workers are still the heart beat of America, so Steve provided an update about the manufacturers and farmers across the country. Pat Christie (Founder and EVP of Business Development at Conservis) detailed the technological changes that farmers are seeing worldwide and how cloud efficiency is helping transition the shift. Mark Hoper (SVP of Expositions & Media at Fabricators & Manufacturers Association) then told Steve about the FABTECH event happening now at the McCormick...

Duration: 00:30:35


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/6/17

11/6/2017
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On November 6th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: CVS Health reports earnings today The US Labor Department shares the job openings and labor openings for October Federal Reserves reports on consumer credit data for September Toyota reports quarterly earnings tomorrow

Duration: 00:01:05


The Opening Bell 11/6/17: 38 Million Members Defying Age Stereotypes

11/6/2017
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The weekly CEO spotlight looks at companies that work with three members and 38,000,000 members. Steve sat down with Jo Ann Jenkins (CEO of AARP) to talk about the aging population and the AARP Purpose Prize to help Americans realize that the next area of disruption will be age. Coffee and donuts are also the quintessential morning combo and its what keeps Chicago musician Kip Russell going. Kip partnered with Beaver Coffee and Donuts to discuss the partnership of two […]

Duration: 00:37:26

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