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The Internal Revenue Service collected about that much in 2011 from penalties for early withdrawals from 401(k) retirement savings accounts

Videos: In The Money

IPO Market Lags as Private Funds Beat Public Money

Initial Public Offerings in the United States are trailing levels from 2014 as investors find smaller returns on offerings and companies opt for rounds of private funding over entering the public market. Bloomberg’s Leslie Picker reports on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Fed Is Trapped, Painted Into a Corner on Rates: Whalen

Chris Whalen, senior managing director at Kroll Bond Rating Agency, discusses the potential timetable of a Federal Reserve rate hike and markets looking for validation on rates and the economy. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

10 in a Row for Oil: What’s Next?

In today’s “Bart Chart,” Bloomberg’s Mark Barton takes a look at crude oil prices for the last 12 months on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)