JPMorgan Frenkel on Bernanke's Speech, Fed Policy

Aug. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Jacob Frenkel, chairman of JPMorgan Chase International, talks about Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke's speech today to central bankers and economists at an annual forum in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Bernanke said additional asset purchases are an option as policy makers consider further steps to bring down an unemployment rate exceeding 8 percent that he called a “grave concern.” Frenkel speaks with Sara Eisen on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)
Nigerian Banking Industry Outlook: Bloomberg Debate
02:36 - Femi Olaloku, executive director of United Bank for Africa Plc, Bisi Onasanya, chief executive officer of First Bank of Nigeria Ltd., and Peter Amangbo, CEO of Zenith Bank Plc, discuss the outlook for Nigeria's banking industry in a roundtable moderated by Bloomberg reporter Paul Wallace. The panel is preceded by a speech by Nigerian Stock Exchange CEO Oscar Onyema and talks by Bloomberg's Femi Okulaja and Selloua Chakri. (Source: Bloomberg)
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