Ward, Edmonds on Fed Decision on Asset Purchases

March 20 (Bloomberg) -- Howard Ward, chief investment officer at Gamco Investors Inc., and Brian Edmonds, head of interest rates at Cantor Fitzgerald LP, talk about the decision by Federal Reserve to maintain its monthly asset purchases at a pace of $85 billion a month, and the outlook for bond rates. They speak with Adam Johnson, Peter Cook and Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.” Tom Porcelli, chief U.S. economist at RBC Capital Markets LLC, also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)

Obama Plays Diplomat to Putin, Erdogan Tensions
54:26 - U.S. President Barack Obama spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayip Erdogan at the COP21 summit in France, as tension mount between Turkey and Russia in the aftermath of the downing of a Russian fighter plane by Turkey last week. Bloomberg's Hans Nichols reports on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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