Lagarde: `Desperately Optimistic' on Global Outlook

April 18 (Bloomberg) -- IMF managing director Christine Lagarde speaks with Bloomberg's Sara Eisen from the IMF meeting about global economic growth, what she sees as the proper path of debt reduction for the United States and the need for finding the proper balance in global fiscal policies. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."
Brent Returns to a Bear Market on Overproduction Woes
14:32 - Brent crude has returned to a bear market, losing more than 20% since May. Prices fell 3% on Monday as overproduction boosts the global glut of oil. Bloomberg’s Dan Murtaugh reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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