Malone Challenges Murdoch in $16B Virgin Media Deal

Feb. 6 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Olivia Sterns reports that John Malone’s Liberty Global Inc. agreed to buy U.K. cable-television provider Virgin Media Inc. for $16 billion in cash and stock, setting up a challenge to Rupert Murdoch in Europe’s biggest pay-TV market. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse."

Shilling: Soggy Economy Could Cause a Fed Rate Cut
41:16 - Gary Shilling, president at A. Gary Shilling, and Alberto Gallo, portfolio manager and head of micro strategies at Algebris Investments, discuss areas of rising inflation, the prospect of a Federal Reserve rate cut and the lack of ammunition for the Fed to combat a slowing economy. They speak on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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