Auto Industry

Is the Doom and Gloom in Emerging Markets Overdone?

Simon Goodfellow, CEO and head of equities at Harlyn Research, discusses the stocks to watch, emerging markets and where he sees opportunity. He speaks to Bloomberg's Guy Johnson on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

What Do Investors Want From VW?

Arndt Ellinghorst, head of global automotive research at Evercore International Strategy and Investment, discusses what investors need to hear from Volkswagen to get clarity on the crisis. He speaks to Bloomberg's Guy Johnson on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

How Do You Fix 11 Million Cars?

Volkswagen says it plans to start recalling 2.8 million diesel vehicles in Germany from January of next year and the CEO of the company has warned that workers need to be prepared for pain with a freeze to all non-essential investment. Bloomberg's Hans Nichols reports on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Wall Street

Wall Street Meets Hollywood

Filmmakers detail why the financial industry makes for great storytelling. Bloomberg’s Stephanie Mehta speaks with Alysia Reiner and Sarah Megan Thomas, Executive Producers of “Equity.” They speak at the Bloomberg Markets Most Influential Summit in New York. (Source: Bloomberg)

ETF Firms Tackle Wall Street on Ways to Prevent Another Aug. 24

The world’s largest issuers of exchange-traded funds are holding talks with stock exchanges and market-makers to avoid a repeat of the issues that plagued ETFs during Aug. 24’s market turmoil, according to five people with direct knowledge of the matter.

Oil M&A's False Positives: Liam Denning

In a wounded market, M&A can be a healing balm. The sight of battered predators feasting on even more battered rivals warms the coldest of hearts on Wall Street. After all, if insiders have decided it is the right time to buy, then surely the worst is over.


Real Estate

Oil Drops

It's bad for the exporters, great news for you



In December, drilling contractor Ensign Energy Services Inc. told California regulators that it planned to dismiss as many as 700 workers.

Health Care

Singapore Supermarket Pulls Indonesian Toilet Rolls in Haze Row

Singapore’s largest supermarket chain NTUC FairPrice said it would pull toilet paper and other products sourced from Asia Pulp & Paper from its shelves after the company was among those named responsible for forest fires that have engulfed Southeast Asia in hazardous smoke.

Cures-for-Dollars Model Comes Undone as Biotech Stocks Sink

For the last five years, biotechnology and pharmaceutical stocks have surged on an assumption about the companies that invent and sell drugs for American patients: Invent amazing treatments that save lives and cure the sick, and you can charge pretty much what you want.

Amgen, Sanofi Cholesterol Drugs Covered by Express Scripts

Amgen Inc. and Sanofi, competitors in the market for a new class of cholesterol-fighting drugs, will both have their medications covered by Express Scripts Holding Co., a decision that ends weeks of uncertainty over whether the benefits manager would cut an exclusive deal to cover only one in exchange for big discounts.