Budget Talks Regress, White House Tells Businessmen

Dec. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Obama administration officials told leaders of business and financial services groups that budget negotiations with House Speaker John Boehner have deteriorated in the last 24 hours, according to a person familiar with the meeting. Hans Nichols reports on Bloomberg Television's "Taking Stock." Pimm Fox also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)
Japan's Top Banks Face Asia Depreciation Concerns
54:42 - At the end of March, the biggest banks in Japan had lent almost $190B to Asia, the biggest increase in overseas lending in three decades. However, in light of the current slowdown, it may be a decision they come to regret. Bloomberg's Chris Langner reports on "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)
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