Barclays Plc Chairman John McFarlane replaced Antony Jenkins as Chief Executive Officer in his first boardroom overhaul since taking over three months ago. McFarlane will take over as executive chairman while the lender finds a permanent successor to Jenkins, Barclays said in a statement on Wednesday. Bloomberg's Jonathan Ferro discusses the news with Ryan Chilcote and Caroline Hyde on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." Andrew Sentance, senior economic advisor at Pricewaterhousecoopers LLP, comments on the broader U.K. banking industry. (Source: Bloomberg)
British Chambers of Commerce Director General John Longworth discusses the U.K. budget and what he thinks should be Chancellor Osborne’s focus. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Anna Edwards on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
A wave of Chinese Companies halted trading and regulators unveiled new measures to prop up the value of small-cap stocks in the latest attempt to stop the rout. Bloomberg Intelligence’s Tim Craighead reports on “Asia Edge.” (Source: Bloomberg)
U.K. Chancellor George Osborne will put a conservative stamp on Britain today as he delivers the first budget by a Tory-majority government in almost two decades. Bloomberg’s Anna Edwards reports on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Greece gets another deadline, this time its Sunday and it appears to be firm. European creditors told Greece it has to accept their rescue or bailout by Sunday or they’ll propel the country out of the euro. Bloomberg’s Hans Nichols and Guy Johnson report on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde briefs you on the day's top stories.
July 8th marks one year since the war between rocket-firing militants in Gaza and Israel began. Yet reconstruction has barely begun. According to the UN, it would take 30 years for Gazans to rebuild the Strip at the current rate. Some businessmen though have managed it, as Bloomberg has been finding out.
In Greece, the long waits at ATMs with cash withdrawal limits are getting tedious, leaving the majority no alternative other than to join the queues. But for some, the answer can be found in Bitcoins - a commodity promoted by advocates as a digital currency. Getting others to follow suit though is proving challenging, as Bloomberg has been finding out.
Rabobank Head of Financial Markets Research in Asia Michael Every discusses the China stock rout, the policies China is instituting and the outlook for the market. He speaks to Bloomberg’s David Ingles, Juliette Saly, Angie Lau and Rishaad Salamat on “Asia Edge.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Apple Music launched on June 30th, and Bloomberg's Stephen Pulvirent spent the past week exploring the new streaming music service. His verdict: Apple Music is maddeningly uneven, a combination of well-executed necessities and distracting add-ons. (Source: Bloomberg)
World-renowned fashion designer Paul Smith tells Bloomberg's Manus Cranny about the future of menswear, expanding his brand in Asia and why he's backing young British designers.
Bloomberg Intelligence's Kevin Tynan discusses Tesla beating its car-sales forecast for the second consecutive quarter. He speaks with Bloomberg's Cory Johnson and Matt Miller on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
The Acura NSX has been a beloved supercar since its release in 1989, but after being discontinued in 2005, fans have been eagerly awaiting an updated version. Finally, the wait is over. Acura brought a prototype of their new NSX to the 2015 Pikes Peak International Hill Club to participate as the Pace Car. Bloomberg's Hannah Elliott spent an exclusive weekend with the prototype and shares her first impressions. Archival footage supplied by Acura. (Video by Drew Beebe, Ryo Ikegami, Victoria Blackburne-Daniell) (Source: Bloomberg)
Plukka CEO and Co-founder Joanne Ooi discusses her online jewelry platform, her listing on the ASX and how she is shaking up the jewelry industry. She speaks to Bloomberg’s Rishaad Salamat on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Full episode of "Bloomberg Surveillance." Guests: Jeffrey Rosenberg, Noel Hebert, Sarat Sethi, Francisco Blanch and Dr. Mohamed Aly El-Erian. (Source: Bloomberg)
Douglas C Lane & Associates’ Sarat Sethi discusses both the outlook for the U.S. economy and if the crisis in Greece holds investing opportunities. He speaks with Tom Keene and Brendan Greeley on Bloomberg Television's “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Mohamed El-Erian, a Bloomberg View columnist and former chief executive officer of Pacific Investment Management Co., talks about the Greek debt crisis. He speaks with Tom Keene, Brendan Greeley and Vonnie Quinn on Bloomberg Television's "Surveillance." (El-Erian is a Bloomberg View columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. Source: Bloomberg)
Bloomberg’s Tom Keene, Brendan Greeley and Vonnie Quinn look at the Twitter question of the day. Douglas C. Lane Managing Director Sarat Sethi also speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Francisco Blanch, head of global commodities and derivatives research at Bank of America Corp., talks about the outlook for the oil market. He speaks with Tom Keene, Vonnie Quinn and Brendan Greeley on Bloomberg Television's "Surveillance." Douglas C. Lane & Associates' Sarat Sethi also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)
Full episode of "Bloomberg West." Guests: Bill Veghte, incoming CEO of SurveyMonkey, TECHnalysis Research President Bob O'Donnell, Korea Economic Institute's Troy Stangarone, Discovery Channel's Andy Casagrande and Nielsen Entertainment's David Bakula. (Source: Bloomberg)
TECHnalysis Research President Bob O'Donnell and Korea Economic Institute's Troy Stangarone discuss the outlook for Samsung and the global smartphone market with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Today’s "BWest Byte" is 5, for the number of black holes seen by NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array known as NuSTAR. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on the Athens-based startup that managed to raise $4 million in Series A funding despite the Greek debt crisis. She speaks on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Nielsen Entertainment's David Bakula and Bloomberg Pursuits' Stephen Pulvirent give their first impressions of Apple Music. They speak with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
With All Due Respect
Mark Halperin and Heidi Przybyla are joined by Senator Chris Coons, a Democrat from Delaware, on “With All Due Respect.”
Mark Halperin and Heidi Przybyla break down Hillary Clinton’s CNN interview on “With All Due Respect.”
Mark Halperin and Heidi Przybyla discuss which 2016 GOP candidates are making the best play for millannials on “With All Due Respect.”
Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass discusses the Iran nuclear deal and the economic situation in Greece on “With All Due Respect.”
Tagg Romney, a co-founder of Solamare Capital, talks about campaigning with his father Mitt Romney. He spoke to Mark Halperin at the E2 policy summit in Utah in June.