AbbVie to Buy Shire for $54.8 Billion

July 18 (Bloomberg) -- AbbVie Inc. agreed to buy Shire Plc for about 32 billion pounds ($54.8 billion), becoming the latest U.S. health-care company to shift its tax residence abroad in a record surge in industry deals. Caroline Hyde reports on “The Pulse.” (Source: Bloomberg)

The State of Italian Banking Amid Economic Recovery
54:04 - Carlo Messina, chief executive officer at Intesa Sanpaolo, discusses the state of banking in Italy and outlook for recovery in the country. He speaks with Francine Lacqua on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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