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Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
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VPRO
Unreported World

Unreported World

Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivalled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.
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Passion
Big Problems, Big Thinkers

Big Problems, Big Thinkers

Big Problems, Big Thinkers features acclaimed journalist Terre Blair interviewing an extraordinary group of leaders to find solutions to some of the most urgent challenges facing humanity.
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Bloomberg
Game Changers

Game Changers

An original documentary series providing a compelling look at the business leaders and entrepreneurs who climbed to the top and changed our world.
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Bloomberg

Current Affairs Episodes

Bank Indonesia Needs to Do More Beyond Monetary Policy, Says Natixis's Nguyen

Bank Indonesia Needs to Do More Beyond Monetary Policy, Says Natixis's Nguyen

Trinh Nguyen, senior economist for emerging Asia at Natixis, discusses Bank Indonesia policy and her outlook for the economy.
3mins
Bloomberg
U.S. Currency Manipulation Threat Puts Asians on Guard

U.S. Currency Manipulation Threat Puts Asians on Guard

Asia is bracing for the latest U.S. Treasury report on foreign currency manipulators, coming in the middle of a trade war that shows no sign of ending. The twice-yearly report is due in coming weeks and will likely see the return of Singapore, Mal...
4mins
Bloomberg
BNP Paribas Is Still 'Underweight' South Korea: Raychaudhuri

BNP Paribas Is Still 'Underweight' South Korea: Raychaudhuri

Manishi Raychaudhuri, head of equity research for Asia-Pacific at BNP Paribas, talks about corporate earnings and stocks.
5mins
Bloomberg
Facebooks Libra Versus Binance's Venus

Facebooks Libra Versus Binance's Venus

As Facebook faces scrutiny for its global digital coin project Libra, Binance is pushing ahead with its plans of creating a "regional" and "Belt and Road" version of Libra. Bloomberg China correspondent and anchor breaks down the differences betwe...
4mins
Bloomberg
LW Asset Management's Wong Likes China Property Management, Biotech, Cloud Computing Sectors

LW Asset Management's Wong Likes China Property Management, Biotech, Cloud Computing Sectors

Andy Wong, fund manager at LW Asset Management, discusses his fund's performance, Chinese market valuations, EPS estimates and where he's seeing opportunity.
4mins
Bloomberg
Bank Indonesia May Cut Rates for Fourth Straight Month

Bank Indonesia May Cut Rates for Fourth Straight Month

Indonesia's central bank is poised to cut its benchmark interest rate for a fourth straight month to help bolster Southeast Asia's largest economy. Bank Indonesia will probably reduce its key rate by 25 basis points to 5% on Thursday, according to...
2mins
Bloomberg
If U.S. Avoids Recession, Yield Curve May Steepen, Says Bank of Singapore's Nicholson

If U.S. Avoids Recession, Yield Curve May Steepen, Says Bank of Singapore's Nicholson

Gareth Nicholson, head of fixed income and discretionary portfolio management at Bank of Singapore, discusses growth in the bond market, the yield curve and his outlook for global growth.
3mins
Bloomberg
How Trade Tensions Have Impacted the Tech Industry

How Trade Tensions Have Impacted the Tech Industry

Crawford Del Prete, president at IDC, discusses the U.S.-China Trade tensions and the impact they are having on the tech industry.
6mins
Bloomberg
Monetary Authority of Singapore's Menon on Economy, Faceboo's Libra

Monetary Authority of Singapore's Menon on Economy, Faceboo's Libra

Monetary Authority of Singapore Managing Director Ravi Menon discusses the unrealistic expectations placed on global central banks as well as the debate around Facebook's Libra in a wide-ranging exclusive interview with Bloomberg's Haslinda Amin.
7mins
Bloomberg
Memory Cycle Has Bottomed, Says CLSA's Rana

Memory Cycle Has Bottomed, Says CLSA's Rana

Sanjeev Rana, senior analyst at CLSA, discusses SK Hynix earnings and they mean for the chip sector.
3mins
Bloomberg
Trump Takes Credit for Syria Deal

Trump Takes Credit for Syria Deal

President Trump is seeking to take credit for the ceasefire in Syria, painting it as a victory for his unconventional foreign policy. As part of the agreement, he removed all U.S. sanctions imposed after Turkey launched its military operation.
3mins
Bloomberg
Raising Inflation to Be Lagarde's Biggest Challenge at ECB, Economist Says

Raising Inflation to Be Lagarde's Biggest Challenge at ECB, Economist Says

Ben Jarman, senior economist at JPMorgan, talks about the challenges European Central Bank incoming President Christine Lagard faces, Asian central banks' policies, and the global economy.
3mins
Bloomberg
SoftBank to Seek U.S. Review of WeWork Deal

SoftBank to Seek U.S. Review of WeWork Deal

Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp. plans to seek approval of its WeWork bailout package with a U.S. government committee that reviews corporate deals for national security risks.
3mins
Bloomberg
Ford Slashes Profit Outlook

Ford Slashes Profit Outlook

Ford has cut its full-year profit outlook after a rocky quarter that saw sluggish sales in China and higher costs in the North America market.
2mins
Bloomberg
StanChart's Park Sees South Korea Growth at 2.4% in 2020

StanChart's Park Sees South Korea Growth at 2.4% in 2020

Chong Hoon Park, head of Korea economic research at Standard Chartered Bank, discusses South Korea's GDP, his outlook for growth and what the BOK can do to stimulate the economy.
3mins
Bloomberg
What Do Investors Want to Hear From Boeing CEO at Hearing?

What Do Investors Want to Hear From Boeing CEO at Hearing?

Sheila Kahyaoglu, equity analyst at Jefferies, talks about Boeing Co.'s grounded 737 Max, the planemaker's outlook, and its competition with Airbus SE. Boeing rose after mapping out a sharp boost to output of the 737 Max, saying it remained confid...
4mins
Bloomberg
JMP Securities' Joe Osha Surprised With Tesla's Q3 Profits

JMP Securities' Joe Osha Surprised With Tesla's Q3 Profits

JMP Securities Managing Direct, Joe Osha and Bloomberg Businessweek's Max Chafkin, discusses Tesla's surprise Q3 profits.
2mins
Bloomberg
Tesla Had a 'Great Quarter,' Tigress Financial CIO Says

Tesla Had a 'Great Quarter,' Tigress Financial CIO Says

Ivan Feinseth, chief investment officer of Tigress Financial Partners, talks about Tesla Inc.'s results and outlook. Tesla surged in late trading after the electric-car maker reined in expenses and posted its first profit in almost a year.
4mins
Bloomberg
China's Binance to Launch Venus Cryptocurrency

China's Binance to Launch Venus Cryptocurrency

As Facebook faces scrutiny for its Libra project, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Binance, is looking to develop its own potential competitor: a digital currency called Venus. Binance co-founder and chief marketing officer, Yi He, spo...
2mins
Bloomberg
Leveraging Up in An ETN as Bank Earnings Roll In

Leveraging Up in An ETN as Bank Earnings Roll In

Bloomberg's Eric Balchunas and Scarlet Fu break down the MicroSectors U.S. Big Banks Index 3X Leveraged ETN (ticker: BNKU) with Scott Acheychek, president of REX Shares. The ETN tracks the total return of the Solactive Microsectors U.S. Big Banks ...
5mins
Bloomberg
Fisher Investments' Clients Yank More Than $2B After Lewd Comments

Fisher Investments' Clients Yank More Than $2B After Lewd Comments

This week New Hampshire's state pension pulled its $239 million invested with Ken Fisher, bringing the total amount divested from the billionaire's firm to more than $2 billion. The move by the New Hampshire Retirement System comes after Fidelity ...
4mins
Bloomberg
Zero Commissions is a 'Huge Victory' for Individual Investors: Eddy Elfenbein

Zero Commissions is a 'Huge Victory' for Individual Investors: Eddy Elfenbein

TD Ameritrade Holding CEO Tim Hockey this week addressed the recent trend of zero commissions, saying he was "quite excited," even though it was "painful" to take a "one-time haircut." He'd long been anticipating the drop, but "the day came faster...
7mins
Bloomberg
Infrastructure ETF Builds Investors a Bridge to Global Large Caps

Infrastructure ETF Builds Investors a Bridge to Global Large Caps

The ETF industry has something for everyone -- the iShares Global Infrastructure ETF (ticker: IGF) gives investors global exposure to mainly large-cap infrastructure companies. In this week's "There's an ETF for That", Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu desc...
1min
Bloomberg
Microsoft Is Crushing It in Cloud, Jefferies Analyst Thill Says

Microsoft Is Crushing It in Cloud, Jefferies Analyst Thill Says

Brent Thill, an analyst at Jefferies, breaks down Microsoft Corp.
4mins
Bloomberg
Tesla Margins Are Feather in the Cap of Bulls, Analyst Ives Says

Tesla Margins Are Feather in the Cap of Bulls, Analyst Ives Says

Wedbush Securities Managing Director Dan Ives and Bloomberg Businessweek's Max Chafkin discuss Tesla Inc's third-quarter earnings report with Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs on "Bloomberg Technology."
4mins
Bloomberg
Jason Draho on Markets

Jason Draho on Markets

Jason Draho, UBS Global Wealth Management discusses the day's market activity on 'Bloomberg Markets: The Close.'
2mins
Bloomberg
Loren Trimble on WeWork

Loren Trimble on WeWork

Loren Trimble, chief executive officer of Aarete, discusses the changes at WeWork on 'Bloomberg Markets: The Close.'
2mins
Bloomberg
European Banks and EM Equities May Be Breaking Out, Oppenheimer's Wald Says

European Banks and EM Equities May Be Breaking Out, Oppenheimer's Wald Says

In this edition of "Smart Charts," Ari Wald, Oppenheimer & Co.'s head of technical analysis, examines European banks and emerging-market equities with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg Markets: What'd You Miss?"
4mins
Bloomberg
Options Trade Idea on Berkshire Hathaway From Tribeca Trade Group's Fromhertz

Options Trade Idea on Berkshire Hathaway From Tribeca Trade Group's Fromhertz

In this edition of "Options Insight," Tribeca Trade Group's Christian Fromhertz discusses the latest trends in financial markets and his investment strategy for Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
3mins
Bloomberg
CLO Market Flashes Warning Signs for Debt-Laden Companies

CLO Market Flashes Warning Signs for Debt-Laden Companies

Unlike the CDO, the CLO made it through the financial crisis largely unscathed and has boomed in the decade since. But as odds of a recession in 2020 grow, ratings downgrades could cause a stampede of selling by CLOs.
3mins
Bloomberg
Bloomberg Market Wrap 10/23: Bitcoin Drops, Tesla, Freeport

Bloomberg Market Wrap 10/23: Bitcoin Drops, Tesla, Freeport

Bloomberg market reporters take a deep dive into all of today's action.
3mins
Bloomberg
What E-Mini Futures, Retail Sentiment Signal for U.S. Stocks

What E-Mini Futures, Retail Sentiment Signal for U.S. Stocks

In this edition of "Charting Futures," MKM Holdings Chief Market Technician JC O'Hara examines the S&P 500 Index and retail investor sentiment with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
5mins
Bloomberg
Adam Neumann Era of Excess and Eccentricity Over at WeWork

Adam Neumann Era of Excess and Eccentricity Over at WeWork

WeWork's value has plummeted and the founder Adam Neumann will walk away a billionaire.
3mins
Bloomberg
Blackstone's GSO Returns Stumble Amid Distress in Energy Junk Bonds

Blackstone's GSO Returns Stumble Amid Distress in Energy Junk Bonds

Bloomberg's Lisa Abramowicz reports on the distress in the energy junk bond market.
1min
Bloomberg
Facebook's Zuckerberg 'Wise' to Testify Before Congress Says JMP Securities' Lehmann

Facebook's Zuckerberg 'Wise' to Testify Before Congress Says JMP Securities' Lehmann

JMP Securities' Mark Lehmann discusses Facebook as CEO Mark Zuckerberg returns to Washington to testify before Congress.
4mins
Bloomberg
Zuckerberg Says Facebook Is Working to Combat Sex Trafficking

Zuckerberg Says Facebook Is Working to Combat Sex Trafficking

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg responds to questions from Representative Ann Wagner, a Missouri Republican, about the company's efforts to combat online sex trafficking during a House Financial Services Committee hearing.
4mins
Bloomberg
Zuckerberg, During Testimony, Calls Libra a Complex and Risky Project

Zuckerberg, During Testimony, Calls Libra a Complex and Risky Project

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg comments on the company's cryptocurrency plans during a House Financial Services Committee hearing.
1min
Bloomberg
Zuckerberg Says Won't Launch Libra Without Regulatory Approval

Zuckerberg Says Won't Launch Libra Without Regulatory Approval

Facebook CEO says that Libra won't be launched without regulatory approvals. Zuckerberg spoke in testimony to the House Financial Services Committee in Washington.
14secs
Bloomberg
Police move lorry from Grays industrial estate

Police move lorry from Grays industrial estate

Police move lorry in which 39 bodies were found from Grays industrial estate
2mins
ITN
Trump Says Sanctions Against Turkey Are Being Lifted

Trump Says Sanctions Against Turkey Are Being Lifted

President Donald Trump said he is lifting recently imposed sanctions against Turkey after the country complied with a cease-fire agreement with Kurdish forces in Syria.
4mins
Bloomberg
Edward Jones CEO on Market Environment, Leadership

Edward Jones CEO on Market Environment, Leadership

Penny Pennington, chief executive officer at Edward Jones, discusses the climate for investing and her leadership strategy as the only female CEO of a U.S. brokerage firm.
5mins
Bloomberg
Trump Says U.S. Lifting Turkey Sanctions as Cease-Fire Holds

Trump Says U.S. Lifting Turkey Sanctions as Cease-Fire Holds

President Donald Trump said he is lifting recently imposed sanctions against Turkey after the country complied with a cease-fire agreement with Kurdish forces in Syria.
1min
Bloomberg
CCTV videos show lorry on road before discovery of bodies

CCTV videos show lorry on road before discovery of bodies

CCTV videos show lorry on road before discovery of bodies in Grays, Essex.
21secs
ITN
JPM Says 'Worst Case Scenario 4Q' May Be Time to Buy Caterpillar

JPM Says 'Worst Case Scenario 4Q' May Be Time to Buy Caterpillar

Ann Duignan, machinery analyst at JPMorgan, discusses third-quarter results from Caterpillar Inc. and why their actions may make the stock a buy in the fourth quarter.
1min
Bloomberg
Race Is Real National Issue in This Country, Says Robin Hood CEO Wes Moore

Race Is Real National Issue in This Country, Says Robin Hood CEO Wes Moore

Robin Hood CEO Wes Moore talks about racial discrimination, the economic system in our country and what he hopes to see in the next U.S. president.
3mins
Bloomberg
Markets Eye 2020 Earnings Outlook

Markets Eye 2020 Earnings Outlook

Morgan Stanley's Chetan Ahya, Samantha Azzarello of J.P. Morgan Asset Management, and Bianco Research's Jim Bianco, discuss 3Q earnings and the market outlook for 2020.
2mins
Bloomberg
Richard Burgon insists Labour wants a general election

Richard Burgon insists Labour wants a general election

Richard Burgon insists that the Labour Party want a general election.
1min
ITN
Poverty Has a Dangerous Stickiness to It, Says Robin Hood CEO Wes Moore

Poverty Has a Dangerous Stickiness to It, Says Robin Hood CEO Wes Moore

Robin Hood CEO Wes Moore talks about how the organization uses data to identify and eradicate poverty.
4mins
Bloomberg