Why Investing In Women Is An Arbitrage Opportunity

Jan.16 — On Bloomberg Equality today, Virginia Tan, the founding partner of Teja Ventures, Asia’s first gender lens venture capital fund speaks with Bloomberg TV’s Selina Wang. Tan is also the co-founder of She Loves Tech — the world’s largest tech startup competition focused on women-led or women-impact business. Tan is the co-founder and president … Read more Why Investing In Women Is An Arbitrage Opportunity

Commodity Markets Shrug at China’s $95 Billion Trade Pledge

Jan.16 — China has pledged to buy almost $95 billion worth of additional U.S. commodities as part of a phase one trade deal. The market is not so sure. Prices fell for most raw materials that are part of the agreement. On “Bloomberg Commodities Edge”, Bloomberg’s Alix Steel talks with James West, analyst at Evercore … Read more Commodity Markets Shrug at China’s $95 Billion Trade Pledge

Shipping’s Big Bang Sends Two Global Industries Spinning

Jan.16 — Two weeks ago, the vast majority of the world’s ships were forced to change the fuel they use. Some big winners — and potential losers — are starting to emerge from what was a historic switch for the world’s oil refining and maritime industries. Bloomberg Intelligence’s Fernando Valle talks with Bloomberg’s Alix Steel … Read more Shipping’s Big Bang Sends Two Global Industries Spinning

BNEF Brief: Cheaper Batteries, More Chargers for Electric Car Buyers

Jan.16 — The rush to electrify transportation will shift to Europe from China in 2020 as carmakers and governments work to cut carbon emissions that lead to global warming, according to a forecast from BloombergNEF. Bloomberg’s Alix Steel talks with BloombergNEF’s Colin McKerracher on “Bloomberg Commodities Edge”.

U.S. Tightens Rules for Foreign Deals

Jan.16 — The Trump administration issued regulations that put teeth in a 2018 law that expanded the authority of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, or Cfius, to examine national security risks posed by foreign deals. Bloomberg’s Ed Hammond has more on “Bloomberg Markets: The Close.”

Silver Lake’s Global Blue in ‘Sweet Spot’ for Fintech, Far Point CEO Says

Jan.16 — Thomas Farley, Far Point Acquisition Corp. chief executive officer and former New York Stock Exchange president, discusses activist investor Dan Loeb, Chinese tycoon Jack Ma and Silver Lake joining forces to bet on the business of luxury shoppers’ tax refunds. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Vonnie Quinn, Sonali Basak and Guy Johnson on “Bloomberg … Read more Silver Lake’s Global Blue in ‘Sweet Spot’ for Fintech, Far Point CEO Says

Putin and Merkel interviews reviewed by former Financial Times editor | FT

Lionel Barber has been editor of the Financial Times for 14 years. On his final day in the job, he talks to the FT’s deputy opinion editor Miranda Green about how the world has changed through the global financial crisis, the rise of China and the tech revolution ► See if you get the FT … Read more Putin and Merkel interviews reviewed by former Financial Times editor | FT