Feldstein: Zero Probability of Sequester Delay

Feb. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Martin Feldstein, president emeritus at NBER, discusses the possibility of the sequester happening, who is to blame and the burden imposed by the cuts. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."

Staley: Barclays Focused on Staying Engaged in Europe
54:25 - Barclays Plc said profit rose 35 percent in the third quarter as revenue from fixed-income trading surged to the highest in more than two years. Pretax profit climbed to 837 million pounds ($1.02 billion) from 619 million pounds a year earlier, the London-based lender said in a statement Thursday. Excluding one-time items, profit was 1.7 billion pounds, beating the 1.53 billion-pound average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Bloomberg News. CEO Jes Staley tells Manus Cranny on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe" he’s pleased with 3Q results and believes the bank is on track to meet its cost target.
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