Every day Bloomberg photographers capture the defining moments in business and finance around the world. Their work has illustrated the stories that have most impact on people’s lives this year, from politics and civil unrest to the latest technology and environmental issues.
As 2013 comes to a close, we've chosen our best moments – the ones that have enabled us to add color and context to the most important stories of the past 12 months, and ones that tell the whole story just by themselves.
Left: Marissa Mayer, chief executive officer of Yahoo! Inc., at day three of the World Economic Forum in Davos on Jan. 25, 2013.