Thatcher Dies: How She Reformed U.K. Economy

April 8 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Guy Johnson reports on the death of former U.K. Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher who passed away at age 87. Thatcher took office in 1979 and led the country until 1990. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."

Edgy Design Gives Puma Brand a Boost, Says CEO Gulden
15:30 - Puma SE reported second-quarter profit that topped analysts’ estimates as the German sneaker maker got a lift from Europe’s soccer championships and a focus on the women’s market. Earnings before interest and taxes rose to 12 million euros ($13 million), Puma said in a statement Wednesday, beating analysts’ average expectation of 10.6 million euros. Sales rose 7 percent to 827 million euros, compared with the 820 million-euro consensus. The company fought negative currency-conversion effects by keeping a lid on costs. Chief Executive Officer Bjoern Gulden, three years into a turnaround effort, is balancing sports and style, pushing brash multicolored soccer cleats and a partnership with sprinter Usain Bolt. Gulden joined Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "The Pulse."
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