U.S. Jobless Claims Fell; Productivity Rose

Sept. 5 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. initial jobless claims declined by 9,000 to 323,000, fewer than forecast, in the week ended Aug. 31, according to Labor Department data issued today in Washington. Another report showed productivity climbed more than previously estimated in the second quarter. Betty Liu and Michael McKee report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
Square Rival iZettle Raises $67M From Intel and Zouk
20:24 - Today’s "BWest Byte" is $67 million, for how much iZettle, a Swedish payments startup and rival to Jack Dorsey's Square, has raised from Intel and Zouk. Bloomberg's Matt Miller reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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