Private Equity Firms See Big Bucks at Thrift Stores

With money tight, value retail stores are a natural home for consumers hunting for bargains. In the U.K., discount chains have benefited and are expanding fast. Now, American private equity firms are signaling interest in buying some of these British success stories.
Greece’s Tsipras Searches for Allies Against Austerity
30:11 - The Greek government has released a 15-page list of proposals towards a European debt deal as Prime Minister Alexis Tspiras tries to rally support to secure a bailout effort while claiming that Greece can be a bridge between Russia and the western world. Bloomberg’s Hans Nichols and Marcus Bensasson report on “The Pulse.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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