Conrad: CEOs Brought Urgency to Cliff Discussion

Nov. 29 (Bloomberg) -- Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) talks about the importance of the business community's understanding of the fiscal cliff's consequences. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."

Are Emerging-Market Stocks a Smart Bet?
26:43 - Emerging-market equities are heading for a period of calm, according to U.S. traders. The CBOE Emerging Markets ETF Volatility Index is hovering near the lowest level in a year. The projections for narrower price swings, derived from options bets on the biggest exchange-traded fund for developing stocks, come as investors grow increasingly confident that policy makers will be able to shore up global growth amid market turmoil from Turkey to the U.K. Bloomberg's Elena Popina has more on "What'd You Miss?" (Source: Bloomberg)
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