Glencore, Xstrata Merger Approval Seen Next Week

Nov. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Simon Wainwright, portfolio manager at Pactum Asset Management, discusses BP Plc's agreement to pay settlements over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, Glencore International Plc's $31 billion bid for control of Xstrata Plc and commodity prices. He speaks with Manus Cranny on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse." (Source: Bloomberg)

Former Yellen Adviser Says Recession a ‘Live Possibility’
19:17 - Chair Janet Yellen said the Federal Reserve still expects to raise interest rates gradually while making it clear that continued market turmoil could throw the central bank off course from the multiple increases that policy makers have forecast for 2016. Andrew Levin, an economics professor at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, and a former policy adviser to Yellen when she was the Fed vice chair, speaks to Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny and Anna Edwards on “Countdown.”
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