BofA Profit Falls on Merrill Lynch Legal Fees

Oct. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Julie Hyman reports that Bank of America Corp. said third-quarter profit dropped 95 percent on litigation expenses and an accounting charge tied to the firm’s debt. Net income fell to $340 million, or 0 cents a diluted share, from $6.2 billion, or 56 cents, a year earlier. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."

The Geopolitical Impact of Turkey Downing Russian Jet
16:40 - Mujtaba Rahman, Eurasia Group's head of Europe practice, discusses the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkey and its implications for the conflict in Syria. He speaks with Bloomberg's Guy Johnson on "Countdown." John Wraith, UBS head of U.K. rates strategy, also comments. (Source: Bloomberg)
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