Samurai Descendant Turns Abe's Third Archer

Sept. 6 (Bloomberg) -- A descendent of a 16th century samurai general, Japan's Minister for Economic and Fiscal Policy Akira Amari is on the front lines of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's efforts to revive the world's third-largest economy by overturning decades-old regulations and spurring investment. Amari is featured as a key policymaker in Bloomberg Markets' October special issue on the 50 Most Influential People in global finance. Bloomberg's Andy Sharp reports. (Source: Bloomberg)
Fed's Yellen Comments on Outlook for Rate Hike This Year
03:14 - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks about conditions that could lead the central bank to raise interest rates this year. Yellen speaks at an event in San Francisco. (This report is an excerpt. Source: Bloomberg)
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