U.S. Payrolls Rose by 217,000; Jobless Rate at 6.3%

June 6 (Bloomberg) -- Employers added 217,000 jobs in May to push U.S. payrolls past their pre-recession peak and the jobless rate held at an almost six-year low of 6.3 percent. The jobs gain was broad-based and followed a 282,000 increase in April, figures from the Labor Department showed today in Washington. Peter Cook reports on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
GBP Volatility Jumps to Multi-Year Highs
42:49 - In today’s “Bart Chart,” Bloomberg’s Mark Barton takes a look at the implied volatility of the British pound vs. the U.S. dollar on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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