Ballmer Gains Almost $1 Billion on Departure News

Aug. 23 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg’s Betty Liu, Bloomberg Contributing Editor Nick Thompson and Bloomberg Billionaire Editor Robert LaFranco discuss Steve Ballmer’s net worth after Microsoft’s share price rose on the news that Ballmer would be retiring in the next 12 months. (Source: Bloomberg)

London Mayoral Hopeful Hails Housing Plans
23:40 - Zac Goldsmith, London MP and conservative candidate for mayor, discusses the plan to increase home ownership in London by expanding its "help to buy" scheme in a city where the average home now costs more than half a million pounds. He speaks to Bloomberg's Anna Edwards on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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