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Andrew Busch

Fee Range: $12500 - $15000

Global Currency, Public Policy and Financial Industry Expert; Author, Radio Host and Contributor, CNBC

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About

Andrew Busch

Global Currency, Public Policy and Financial Industry Expert; Author, Radio Host and Contributor, CNBC

Andrew B. Busch is an expert in breaking down tough topics and explaining how it impacts your world. From Washington to Wall Street to your wallet, he keeps it clean and simple so everyone can understand it. He is the Editor-in-chief for the global market and public policy newsletter, “The Busch Update.” He is regular on CNBC’s Talking Numbers, which appears every day on Street Signs and Yahoo Finance. His views can be found on www.andrewbusch.com as well as CNBC.com. Andy has a new radio show on VoiceAmerica, “Engage with Andy Busch.” From VP Joe Biden’s chief economist to ESPN’s Michele Steele, Andy has interviewed the top minds in business, politics and culture.

For 22 years, he was with BMO Capital Markets and has written the Busch Update for the last 14 years. He was named BMO’s Global Currency and Public Policy Strategist in 2007. Based in Chicago, he is a recognized expert on the world financial markets and how these markets are impacted by political events. He provides clients with analysis on public policy issues for China, Europe and the United States. Public policy is of growing importance as the role of government has become more intertwined with the markets and the private sector.

On a regular basis, Andy consults with staff from Congress on economic, financial market and tax issues. In 2011, Andy was asked to testify in front of Congress on the effectiveness of the 2009 Stimulus package. From 2004 to 2008, he was an outside advisor to the US Treasury Department and White House on the economy and financial markets. Andy had a similar role for the 2008 McCain campaign. He has met and advised the last three US Secretary of the Treasury including John Snow, Hank Paulson and Tim Geithner. Andy is also a political consultant on campaign strategy for the 2014 US Congressional Mid-Term elections.

In addition to his CNBC show, Andy is widely followed by clients and media for his daily commentaries and his frequent appearances on major financial news outlets, including: the WSJ, The Hill, Politico and USA Today. In 2007, he published his book entitled, “World Event Trading: How to profit from today’s headlines” by Wiley.

 

Good news:  hope for 2017!

Could there have an uglier election or more difficult outcome?  As a realistic optimist, Andy sees potential good economic solutions coming out of bad political problems.   By using a combination of humor, anecdotes and stories, he helps audiences understand the political economy and what changes will mean for businesses, jobs and lifestyles.  As a journalist, an author and researcher, Andy does a deep dive on research to bring you an objective view into this world.

Along the way, he’ll discuss where future growth will come from and how can your business take advantage of it.  And what a new President and Congress will do to help or hurt the economy.  He’ll crash a Fed policy meeting, crank it up about BREXIT and hit tech trends impacting your industry.  He’s passionate about the positive and think good will come from change.

Here are the top 3 takeaways:
Outlook for US and global economy
Overview of US politics, regulations and bills.
Disruptive and collaborative technology driving competition and solutions.

 

Future Growth:  helping you make decisions now for a better tomorrow

Strategies to rethink your business model and drive future sales growth
Could there be a more challenging time for business, politics or our economy? Uncertainty appears to surround us, leaving difficult choices, untested solutions and shifting models of our world. What will the future look like? What are the drivers of change? What are the problems and what are the solutions?

As a realistic optimist, Andy sees potential good solutions coming out of bad problems.  By using a combination of humor, anecdotes and stories, he engages audiences and helps them understand the big picture mash-up of business, politics and economics.  By covering large sections of the economy for clients, he gets his hands dirty understanding the big trends and can show your group how to clean up.

Here are the top 3 takeaways:
Key drivers of future economic growth
Key tax and regulatory policies to enhance future growth
Key disruptive and collaborative technologies

Brexit and beyond: how one nation can disrupt the global economy

In a vote that shocked the world, the UK voted to exit the European Union and disrupted the trend towards global integration.  Quickly, dominoes fell:  UK PM David Cameron resigned, global stock markets swooned, and UK real estate prices fell the most in 7 years.

Will this continue? When will Article 50 be triggered and will Prime Minister Theresa May be forced into a “hard Brexit”? Will other countries vote to the leave the EU? How will this impact the US and the global economy?

As a realistic optimist, Andy sees potential good solutions coming out of bad situations.  By using a combination of humor, anecdotes and stories, he engages audiences and helps them understand the big picture on the mash-up of business, politics and economics.   As a journalist, author and researcher, Andy Busch draws on 30 years of experience to give your audience the tools they need to understand the political economy and events like Brexit.

Here are the top 3 takeaways:
Key drivers for UK invoking Art. 50 and leaving EU
Key complications from leaving EU
Key global repercussions creating problems and opportunities for solutions.

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