N.Z. Seen Tightening First, Supporting Kiwi Gains

Aug. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Steven Saywell, currency strategist at BNP Paribas SA, discusses the outlook for the New Zealand dollar and the pound. He speaks with Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
BG CEO Lund Sees Progress on Shell Regulatory Hurdles
44:46 - Efforts to clear regulatory hurdles required for Royal Dutch Shell Plc to complete its planned purchase of BG Group Plc are "progressing well," says BG's Chief Executive Officer Helge Lund. He spoke with Anna Edwards on Bloomberg's "Countdown" as BG reported a 65 percent drop in second-quarter profit following a slump in oil prices. (Source: Bloomberg)
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