Frenkel Withdraws Candidacy for Bank of Israel Head

July 30 (Bloomberg) -- Jacob Frenkel withdrew his candidacy to retake the job of Bank of Israel governor, saying he suffered an “avalanche of abuse” since Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu nominated him last month. Elliott Gotkine reports on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
Tsipras Has Backed Himself Into Corner: Jacobides
20:47 - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has backed himself into a corner following the weekend referendum over proposals for austerity, according to Michael Jacobides, professor of entrepreneurship at the London Business School. "Reality, or panic perhaps, is starting to set in," he told Manus Cranny in an interview Monday on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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