Flug Nominated to Be Next Bank of Israel Governor

Oct. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Karnit Flug, former Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fischer's deputy, was nominated yesterday by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a bid to wrap up a selection process that left the central bank without a permanent chief since June. Flug has been the caretaker governor since Fischer's departure. Elliott Gotkine reports from Tel Aviv on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown" with Mark Barton. (Source: Bloomberg)

Jack Lew: 'Simple, Inexpensive' Bank Access Needed
06:41 - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew discusses how government can address the lack of access to banking in the United States and looks at ways for Americans to build credit. He speaks with Brendan Greeley on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." (Source: Bloomberg)
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