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Posts - January, 2014


Bloomberg Welcomes HEAF

January 21, 2014

In recognition of National Mentoring Month and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service, Bloomberg’s Black Professional Community (BPC) delivered an enriching company overview program to Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF) Fellows on January 9th. The BPC promotes Bloomberg’s overall diversity and inclusion objectives including discovery of diverse … MORE


McGuire: On the Job Training
Leads to Career in Marketing

January 21, 2014

The latter steps of Maureen McGuire’s path to Bloomberg are straightforward: VP of marketing at IBM, Chief Marketing Officer at Sears, and since 2009, Bloomberg’s first Chief Marketing Officer. It’s the early steps in her career path are remarkable – a series of random events that, in hindsight, seem tailor-made … MORE


Regulation 2014:
The $600T Swaps Market

January 21, 2014

Here at Bloomberg, clients continue to ask how best to address the regulatory changes affecting financial services. In Part 2 of our video series, our expert panel how the swaps world changed dramatically in 2013. Nearly 70 percent of all swaps are now centrally cleared. In 2014, the focus of … MORE


Bloomberg Receives CFTC Approval for Swap Data Repository

January 17, 2014

Today BSDR LLC, a subsidiary of Bloomberg LP, received provisional registration from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to become a swap data repository (SDR). Bloomberg is continuing to work with Commission staff to satisfy certain conditions and plans to be operational in the near future. Bloomberg has a long history … MORE

Bloomberg Video Streams

Bloomberg Beats Yahoo! Finance in U.S. Video Streams

January 17, 2014

  After surpassing Dow Jones, CNBC, CNN Money, Fox Business and Reuters in U.S. video streams over the past year, Bloomberg for the first time beat Yahoo! Finance, one of the leaders in video streams in 2013. According to comScore Video Metrix, Bloomberg had 34.7M streams in December, a fourfold … MORE

Ken Strickland, NBC Washington bureau chief, Anna Palmer, Politico senior Washington correspondent, Jill Zuckman, managing director SKDKnickerbocker, Matt Winkler, Bloomberg News editor in chief, and Ruth Marcus, Washington Post op-ed columnist.

Matt Winkler: The Need for More Women in Journalism

January 16, 2014

Bloomberg News editor-in-chief Matt Winkler participated in a panel discussion on women in journalism on January 13 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Among the topics were the lack of women in newsrooms and female sources in stories. “There is a paucity, sadly, of women’s voices in every … MORE


Regulation 2014:
The Volcker Rule

January 14, 2014

As we head into 2014, one of the biggest challenges that the financial industry faces is how to comply with new regulations coming out of Washington. Nearly every firm and almost every country will be affected. Here at Bloomberg, clients are asking how they can best address these changes and … MORE