S&P 500 Topping 2,000 Not Significant, Levkovich Says

Aug. 26 (Bloomberg) -- Tobias Levkovich, chief U.S. equity strategist at Citigroup Inc., and Jeff Lewis, senior portfolio manager at TIG Securitized Asset Fund, talk about the performance of U.S. stock and bond markets, geoplitical market risks, and the impact of higher interest rates on biotechnology companies, mortgage REITs, and homebuilders. They speak with Julie Hyman and Matt Miller on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

Why Some Consider the New Crisis to be European Banks
27:28 - European lenders have so much access to funding that worries about the failure of a large global bank haven’t kept Goldman Sachs Group Inc. from dealing with them, Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein said. “By and large, we haven’t been that worried about the big global banks, but I won’t write a blank check on that,” Blankfein said Tuesday at an investor conference in Miami. Alvine Capital Management Investment Committee Chairman Stephen Isaacs discusses the outlook of the European banking sector with Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny and Anna Edwards on “Countdown.”
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