Bats Deal to Boost Exchange Competition, Sylla Says

Aug. 27 (Bloomberg) -- Richard Sylla, a professor at New York University's Stern School of Business, talks about the planned merger between Bats Global Markets Inc. and Direct Edge Holdings LLC and its impact on exchanges. Sylla speaks with Sara Eisen, Tom Keene and Alix Steel on Bloomberg Television's "Surveillance." Richard Falkenrath, a principal at the Chertoff Group and a Bloomberg Television contributing editor, also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)
Has China's Slowdown Infected Japan’s Production?
32:25 - Japan’s industrial production unexpectedly fell in July, sapping a rebound in the economy from a slump last quarter. Output fell 0.6 percent from June, when it increased 1.1 percent, the trade ministry said on Monday, compared with the median forecast for a 0.1 percent gain in Bloomberg survey. The world’s third-biggest economy is struggling to recover from a contraction, as slowing growth in China -- Japan’s biggest trading partner -- weighs on exports.
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