Signet Jewelers to Buy Zale for $1.4 Billion

Feb. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Signet Jewelers, operator of the Kay and Jared brands, agreed to buy Zale for about $1.4 billion, expanding its leadership as the largest jewelry chain in the U.S. Cristina Alesci reports on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

Why Some Consider the New Crisis to be European Banks
51:40 - European lenders have so much access to funding that worries about the failure of a large global bank haven’t kept Goldman Sachs Group Inc. from dealing with them, Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein said. “By and large, we haven’t been that worried about the big global banks, but I won’t write a blank check on that,” Blankfein said Tuesday at an investor conference in Miami. Alvine Capital Management Investment Committee Chairman Stephen Isaacs discusses the outlook of the European banking sector with Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny and Anna Edwards on “Countdown.”
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