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U.K. Seeing Steady Recovery Despite Data Blip: Portes

National Institute of Economic & Social Research’s Jonathan Portes discusses the U.K. economy days before the election and how the next government may impact the financial sector. He speaks with Francine Lacqua and Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Microsoft Said to Evaluate Salesforce Bid

Microsoft Corp. is evaluating a bid for Salesforce.com Inc., after the cloud software provider – which has a market value of almost $50 billion - was approached by another would-be buyer, people with knowledge of the matter said. Bloomberg’s Elliot Gotkine explained more to Guy Johnson and Francine Lacqua on “The Pulse”.

Greece Being Seen as Standalone Problem: Bilton

JPMorgan Asset Management’s John Bilton discusses PMI numbers from Spain and how it relates to views on Greece’s ongoing negotiations with its creditors. He speaks with Jonathan Ferro on Bloomberg Television’s “On The Move.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Greece Will Eventually Agree to Reforms: Bell

Stanhope Capital Chief Investment Officer Jonathan Bell discusses why he is optimistic about a deal between Greece and its creditors, and his outlook for the global bond market. He speaks with Manus Cranny and Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television’s “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)

U.K. Election: The Final Countdown

U.K. party leaders are staking their final claim for power at rallies across the country before voters cast their ballots Thursday, as polls continue to show no clear winner. “ For George Buckley, chief economist for Deutsche Bank AG, it’s a case of Déjà vu. He explained to “On The Move” host Jonathan Ferro and John Bilton of JP Morgan Asset Management, that this all very looks familiar.

U.K. Bonds: the Election’s Impact on the Market

UBS Head of U.K. Rates Strategy John Wraith discusses the U.K. elections and their impact on the bond market. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny and Mark Barton on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Will Take 325 Seats to Get Anything Done: Lea

Control Risks Senior Analyst for Europe David Lea discusses the U.K. election and what the SNP could unleash upon the Labour party. He speaks to Mark Barton and Caroline Hyde on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Crude Rise Surprise

Oil prices climbed above $68 for the first time since December, despite some analysts saying that this would be a bad year for crude. Bloomberg’s Ryan Chilcote tells Jonathan Ferro on “On The Move”, what’s behind this.

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Tequila Company Creates a Business 'Miracle'

Milagro Tequila co-founder Danny Schneeweiss explains the process behind making an award-winning tequila. He speaks with Bloomberg's Pimm Fox on "Taking Stock." (Source: Bloomberg)

In the Kitchen: Thomas Keller Goes Behind $310 Meal

Thomas Keller, chef and owner of French Laundry, Bouchon and Per Se, walks you through the kitchen at his newest New York City location and discusses the preparation process in his kitchens and what he looks for when he visits a restaurant. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Betty Liu on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Michelin Chefs and Restaurants Coming to Hudson Yards

Kenneth Himmel, chief executive officer at Related Urban, Stephen Ross, chairman at Related Companies, and Thomas Keller, chef and owner of French Laundry, Bouchon and Per Se, talk with Betty Liu about plans for a new type of dining experience being developed at Hudson Yards, targeted at the millennial generation. They speak on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Inside the Grey Market for the Apple Watch in Hong Kong

There’s brisk business literally ON the streets of Hong Kong for the new Apple Watch. The scarcity, and huge demand in China, is driving a thriving secondary market for Apple’s latest must-have gadget. Bloomberg’s Stephen Engle went out on the watch for grey market watches. (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg Surveillance

Is Activism Good for Business?

Bloomberg’s Tom Keene and Olivia Sterns look at the Twitter question of the day. They speak on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Do the Swiss Know How to Save for a Rainy Day?

John B. Levy & Co. President John Levy and Columbia Business School Professor Charles Calomiris discuss the health of U.S versus European banks. They speak on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Will Herbalife’s Earnings Prove Bill Ackman Right?

Bloomberg’s Cory Johnson previews Herbalife’s earnings and reports on the company’s running battle with Pershing Square Capital Management CEO Bill Ackman. Johnson speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg West

Is Salesforce a Good Match for Microsoft?

Madrona Venture Group's Matt McIlwain discusses the reports that Microsoft may be evaluating a bid for Salesforce.com. He speaks with Bloomberg's Cory Johnson on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

With All Due Respect

With All Due Respect (05/05/15)

Mark Halperin and John Heilemann are joined by Former Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour on “With All Due Respect” on Bloomberg Television.