Axa Positioned to Meet 2015 Target, Deputy CEO Says

Feb. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Denis Duverne, deputy chief executive officer of Axa SA, discusses the company's full-year profit reported today, earnings outlook and purchases of Italian and Irish bonds. Europe's second-largest insurer said net income fell 0.9 percent in 2012 to 4.15 billion euros ($5.5 billion) from 4.19 billion euros in 2011. Duverne speaks from Paris with Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Putin Signs Sanctions on Turkey Over the Weekend
15:53 - Daragh McDowell, principal Russia analyst at Verisk Maplecroft, and Patrick Armstrong, chief investment officer at Plurimi Investment Managers, discuss the deteriorating relations between Russia and Turkey and the EU's deal with Turkey on Refugees and counter terrorism. They speak to Bloomberg's Guy Johnson on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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