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U.S. Consumer Spending Rises 0.1%, Incomes Up 0.4%

Consumer purchases rose less than projected in February, indicating the biggest part of the U.S. economy will find it hard to sustain momentum after the best quarter since 2006. Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu reports on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Dufry to Buy Rival World Duty Free for $2.8B

Switzerland’s Dufry AG plans to acquire Italian rival World Duty Free SpA for 2.6 billion euros ($2.8 billion), forming an industry-leading business that will control almost a quarter of the airport retail market. Bloomberg’s Betty Liu reports on “Big Number” on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Miliband: Only Labour Offers Clear Commitment to EU

Labour Party leader Ed Miliband says his party offers a "clear and unambiguous commitment" to staying in the European Union. He spoke on "Bloomberg Politics" with Anna Edwards and Guy Johnson. (Source: Bloomberg)

DreamWorks’ Katzenberg Hits a `Home’ Run

“Home,” the latest feature from DreamWorks Animation, delivered $54 million in opening-weekend ticket sales, smashing expectations as families flocked to theaters. Bloomberg’s Betty Liu reports on “Movers & Shakers” on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Luxury

Dufry to Buy Rival World Duty Free for $2.8B

Switzerland’s Dufry AG plans to acquire Italian rival World Duty Free SpA for 2.6 billion euros ($2.8 billion), forming an industry-leading business that will control almost a quarter of the airport retail market. Bloomberg’s Betty Liu reports on “Big Number” on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Prada Full-Year Profit Drops 28%

The slowdown in China has hurt earnings at Prada. The luxury brand posted a 28% fall in profit last year as fewer Chinese shoppers splurged. Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Drinking in Profits: Fine Wines as an Investment

Woolf Sung Founder and CEO Sebastian Woolf discusses investing in fine wine as an alternative investment with Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde and Manus Cranny on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg Surveillance

Nigerian Election Results Trickle In

On today's “The Agenda,” Tom Keene and Brendan Greeley report on trending news stories. They speak on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Iran Deal Worries Saudis Too: Sparks

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov planned to leave nuclear talks with Iran, suggesting any accord may not come until the final hours before a March 31 deadline. Eurasia Group’s Willis Sparks speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Low Rates? Get Used to It: Barry Ritholtz

On “Morning Must Read,” Tom Keene recaps the op-ed pieces and analyst notes that provide insight into today's headlines. Renaissance Research Head of U.S. Economics Neil Dutta also speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg West

Sanford Says Pao Case Shows `Fundamental Problem'

David Sanford, chairman of Sanford Heisler Kimpel LLP, and Katie Benner, a Bloomberg View columnist, talk about Ellen Pao's gender discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. A jury today rejected Pao's claims that the firm where she worked for seven years valued and judged women and men according to different standards. Sanford and Benner speak with Cory Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

'Becoming Steve Jobs’: The Story Behind the Legend

Rick Tetzeli, co-author of “Becoming Steve Jobs,” speaks with Cory Johnson about the process behind the writing of the latest biography of Apple co-creator Steve Jobs. He speaks on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)

With All Due Respect

With All Due Respect (03/27/15)

Mark Halperin and John Heilemann are joined by foreign policy correspondent Indira Lakshmanan on "With All Due Respect" on Bloomberg Television.