Barra: GM Will Retain Feinberg to Advise on Recall

April 1 (Bloomberg) -- General Motors Co. Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra, testifying before a U.S. House panel, said the company has retained Kenneth Feinberg as a consultant to explore options for families of accident victims whose vehicles are being recalled for possible ignition-switch defects. (This report is an excerpt. Source: Bloomberg)

CIBC's Tal: We Need to Monitor Subprime Loans in Canada
36:23 - According to the latest report from CMHC, condo building activity in Toronto appears to be "well managed," unlike the 1980s housing bubble. Yet, BOC Governor Stephen Poloz recently addressed the pace of rising home prices in Canada's two hottest markets - Toronto and Vancouver. Benjamin Tal, deputy chief economist at CIBC World Markets, joins Bloomberg TV Canada's Amanda Lang to discuss the current state of the Canadian housing market, where it's headed and what measures need to be taken to "cool" foreign buyers. (Source: Bloomberg)
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