Bank of Italy Halts Vatican Bank-Card Transactions

Jan. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Italy's central bank has suspended all cash-machine and credit-card transactions in Vatican City on the ground that the papal state hasn't fully complied with international rules on money-laundering. Mark Barton reports on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
Austerity Is the Only Deal-Breaker: Varoufakis
11:25 - On “Morning Must Read,” Tom Keene and Brendan Greeley recap the op-ed pieces and analyst notes that provide insight into today's headlines. Citigroup Vice Chairman Peter Orszag also speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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