Greece: Back in Crisis

A historic moment for the battered European nation and a new test for the euro



Greece’s public debt as a percentage of GDP has broken that threshold. The nation's predicament in 90 seconds.

Qatar Sells Hochtief Stake in Third Disposal in Three Months

The sale by Qatar Investment Authority of its 10 percent stake in Hochtief AG for 540 million euros ($615 million) marks the third publicly announced disposal in as many months by the sovereign wealth fund of the world’s largest exporter of liquefied natural gas.


SABMiller-AB InBev Agree to Record $106 Billion Beer Deal

Steven Major, global head of fixed income research at HSBC, and Bloomberg's Thomas Buckley examine AB InBev's $106 billion agreement to purchase SABMiller and the potential regulatory hurdles to the deal. They speak on "On The Move." (Source: Bloomberg)

Barclays Said to Name Jes Staley as New CEO

Barclays is close to naming Jes Staley as its next chief executive officer, reverting to an American investment banker to accelerate a companywide overhaul three years after the departure of Robert Diamond. Bloomberg's Stephen Morris reports on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

AB InBev to Buy SABMiller for $106 Billion in Record Deal

Anheuser-Busch InBev agreed to buy SABMiller for almost 69 billion pounds ($106 billion), raising its bid after several rejections to clinch a record industry deal that will bring one out of every three beers sold worldwide under a single company. Bloomberg's Thomas Buckley has more on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Why the Fed Needs to Raise Interest Rates Now

Roger Bootle, Capital Economics' executive chairman, discusses China's trade data and Federal Reserve monetary policy with Bloomberg's Guy Johnson and Caroline Hyde on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Best of the Web: Is Draghi Losing Trust of Traders? Senior Editor Tim Coulter reviews the top story from ‘Talk Is Cheap for Euro as QE's Diminishing Returns Thwart Draghi.’ Tim joined Guy Johnson, Anna Edwards and Societe Generale’s Kit Juckes on "Countdown."