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U.S. Is Drafting Potential Sanctions Over China Cyber Hacking

The Obama administration is drafting an escalating series of actions, including economic sanctions and curbs on doing business in the U.S., to punish China and other nations that persist in hacking its corporate computer networks, according to two administration officials with knowledge of the planning.

ICE Fee Plan, U.K. Money Laundering, Sarao Delay: Compliance

Intercontinental Exchange Inc., owner of the New York Stock Exchange and some of the world’s biggest derivatives markets, plans to generate income by licensing patents and boosting market-data fees, a move that may clash with customers.

Naspers CEO Defies China Slump to Leapfrog Netflix in Africa

Bob van Dijk’s $55 billion media company gets almost all of its value from a single Chinese investment, yet he’s more concerned about attracting Africans to Naspers Ltd.’s new video-on-demand service than about China’s economic slowdown.

Hedge Funds Ditch Alibaba for Rival JD.com

Less than a year ago investors were scrambling to pick up shares in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. when Asia’s largest e-commerce company made its record debut on the New York Stock Exchange. Now sentiment is changing as JD.com Inc., its smaller competitor, is becoming a hedge fund favorite.

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Naspers CEO Defies China Slump to Leapfrog Netflix in Africa

Bob van Dijk’s $55 billion media company gets almost all of its value from a single Chinese investment, yet he’s more concerned about attracting Africans to Naspers Ltd.’s new video-on-demand service than about China’s economic slowdown.

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Paris's Thriving Startup Scene

When you think of tech in Europe, you don't very often think France, but actually, Paris does have a thriving startup scene. Bloomberg's Caroline Connan reports on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Carter: U.S. Has to Be on Cutting Edge of Cyber Defense

U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter talks about his trip to the Silicon Valley, the relationship between technology community and the Pentagon, and the importance of cybersecurity. Speaking with Emily Chang on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Markets," Carter also discusses the defense budget. (Source: Bloomberg)

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Naspers CEO Defies China Slump to Leapfrog Netflix in Africa

Bob van Dijk’s $55 billion media company gets almost all of its value from a single Chinese investment, yet he’s more concerned about attracting Africans to Naspers Ltd.’s new video-on-demand service than about China’s economic slowdown.

Warner Bros. Says DC Chief to Lead Consumer Products Unit

Time Warner Inc.’s Warner Bros. division is expanding the duties of Diane Nelson, head of the company’s DC Entertainment and video-games businesses, giving her oversight of the studio’s entire consumer products portfolio.