Stocks Fall as Dollar Gains on Fed’s Easing Debate

Feb. 20 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. stocks retreated from five-year highs while oil, gold and silver led commodities lower as minutes from the Federal Reserve’s last meeting showed policy makers debated the risks and benefits of bond purchases. Matt Miller, Trish Regan and Adam Johnson report on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
Soft Landing in Global Economy, Asia Engine Intact: UBS
55:34 - The global economy is due for a "soft landing" and Asia is still a growth engine, says Juerg Zeltner, UBS's president of wealth management.He spoke in interview with Manus Cranny on Bloomberg's "The Pulse." (Source: Bloomberg)
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