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Small Business Optimism Index for August 2019 falls 1.6 points

Amid trade war uncertainty, NFIB's Small Business Optimism Index fell 1.6 points in August 2019. Meanwhile, the finance tech company Kabbage is optimistic about the future of small businesses. Today, it unveiled what they're calling the 'market’s first interactive index' to calculate real-time revenue trends of U.S. Small Businesses. Kathryn Petralia, Kabbage's Co-Founder and President joins the First Trade to discuss.