U.S. Initial Jobless Claims Rise From Two-Month Low

Oct. 4 (Bloomberg) -- The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment insurance payments rose last week, highlighting an uneven improvement in the labor market. Applications for jobless benefits increased 4,000 to 367,000 in the week ended Sept. 29, Labor Department figures showed today. Deirdre Bolton, Julie Hyman and Michael McKee report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
Square Rival iZettle Raises $67M From Intel and Zouk
27:36 - 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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