Going Public: REIT CEO Takes on New York City

April 15 (Bloomberg) -- New York REIT today became the first publicly traded real estate company focused solely on New York City. It listing on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol NYRT. It is lead by Nicholas Schorsch, who is also the chairman of American Realty Capital Properties. He is the biggest fundraiser in the REIT industry. (Source: Bloomberg)
Couple Launches Roommate Matching Service for Refugees
35:34 - Today’s "BWest Byte" is 200,000, for the number of Middle East refugees currently seeking asylum in Germany. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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