Bremmer on Political Unrest in Syria

Aug. 26 (Bloomberg) -- Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group, talks about the escalating conflict in Syria. Bremmer speaks with Tom Keene, Alix Steel and Sara Eisen on Bloomberg Television's "Surveillance." Nassim Nicholas Taleb, a New York University professor and author of "The Black Swan" also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)

Why Some Consider the New Crisis to be European Banks
34:36 - European lenders have so much access to funding that worries about the failure of a large global bank haven’t kept Goldman Sachs Group Inc. from dealing with them, Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein said. “By and large, we haven’t been that worried about the big global banks, but I won’t write a blank check on that,” Blankfein said Tuesday at an investor conference in Miami. Alvine Capital Management Investment Committee Chairman Stephen Isaacs discusses the outlook of the European banking sector with Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny and Anna Edwards on “Countdown.”
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