Mexico Drug Lord Holds Sway Over Chicago Crime Rate

Sept. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is the world's most powerful drug trafficker, according to the U.S. Treasury Department. His near-monopolist control over supplying drugs to the American Midwest fuels gang violence in Chicago, which has the highest murder rate of the four most-populous U.S. cities. This report is a featured story in the October issue of Bloomberg Markets magazine. (Source: Bloomberg)

How Big of a Problem Are China's Non-Performing Loans?
28:57 - Jonathan Cornish, head of north Asia bank ratings at Fitch Ratings, discusses China's latest debt for equity swap, China's non-performing loans and the outlook for the credit market. He speaks to Bloomberg's Haidi Lun on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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