Dollar May Strengthen for Next 5 Years, Hafeez Says

March 19 (Bloomberg) -- Bilal Hafeez, global head of foreign-exchange strategy at Deutsche Bank AG, discusses Cyprus's bank deposit levy, the outlook for the dollar and Bank of England monetary policy. He speaks with Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse." (Source: Bloomberg)

Edgy Design Gives Puma Brand a Boost, Says CEO Gulden
09:09 - Puma SE reported second-quarter profit that topped analysts’ estimates as the German sneaker maker got a lift from Europe’s soccer championships and a focus on the women’s market. Earnings before interest and taxes rose to 12 million euros ($13 million), Puma said in a statement Wednesday, beating analysts’ average expectation of 10.6 million euros. Sales rose 7 percent to 827 million euros, compared with the 820 million-euro consensus. The company fought negative currency-conversion effects by keeping a lid on costs. Chief Executive Officer Bjoern Gulden, three years into a turnaround effort, is balancing sports and style, pushing brash multicolored soccer cleats and a partnership with sprinter Usain Bolt. Gulden joined Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "The Pulse."
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