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Greek Assets: From Chumps to Champs

In today’s “Bart Chart,” Bloomberg’s Mark Barton takes a look at the turnaround in the ASE and in Greek Government bonds over the last month on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Greece Meets With Creditors as Time Runs Short

Greek officials plan to meet with creditors today. Progress has been slow in recent talks with no sign of a deal to release the bailout funds Greece needs to pay the IMF in June. Bloomberg’s Hans Nichols reports on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Swiss Police Arrest FIFA Officials in Zurich

U.S. prosecutors have charged at least 10 international football officials in an investigation of corruption which includes the vote rigging in the selection of host countries for the World Cup tournament. Bloomberg’s Tariq Panja reports on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Greek Deal With EU on Debt 'Will Be Done': BNP's Sneyd

A deal between the European Union and Greece to resolve the country's debt crisis is likely, according to Michael Sneyd, foreign exchange strategist at BNP Paribas SA. "We think a base case is that a deal will be done, and what's important now is that Greece is starting to run out of cash," he said in an interview with Caroline Hyde and Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

BA Parent Gets Govt Nod to Buy Aer Lingus

British Airways-parent IAG SA won backing from the Irish government to proceed with its 1.4 billion-euro ($1.52 billion) takeover of Aer Lingus Group Plc to enlarge the airline group and bolster its lucrative trans-Atlantic network.

Scotiabank's Tihanyi on IMF Evaluation of China Yuan

Sacha Tihanyi, a Hong Kong-based senior currency strategist for emerging Asia at Scotiabank, talks about the International Monetary Fund's decision to drop a long-held view that China's yuan was undervalued. He speaks with Angie Lau, Rishaad Salamat, Rosalind Chin and David Ingles on Bloomberg Television's "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)

May Take a Couple of Years to Turn Profitable: Snapdeal

Snapdeal CEO and Co-Founder Kunal Bahl discusses India’s e-commerce industry, the companies that are interested in investing in his company, and his strategy for growth. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Shery Ahn at the Goldman Sachs TechNet Asia Conference in Hong Kong. (Source: Bloomberg)

Luxury

For Sale: Bel Air Home to Be Listed for Record $500M

One of the biggest homes in U.S. history is rising on a Los Angeles hilltop, and the developer hopes to sell it for a record $500 million. Bloomberg's Betty Liu and Pimm Fox have more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Luxury Watches: The Outside Matters More Now

Jean-Mark Jacot, chief executive officer at Parmigiani Fluerier, speaks with Stephen Pulvirent about the importance of design, the brand’s partnership with Bugatti and why the company is not pursing an entry into the smart watch industry. He speaks on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

How Hermes Ties Together a Luxury Brand Legacy

Robert Chavez, president and chief executive officer at Hermes, talks about the legacy of quality at Hermes and how the company is expanding the brand. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

China Stock Boom Drives Luxury Car Demand

There are signs that confidence is returning to the high-end consumer market in China with sales of super-luxury cars starting to pick up after a slump in 2014. Bloomberg’s Rosalind Chin reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Cloudy Bay Defines New Luxury: Morden

Cloudy Bay Estate Director Ian Morden discusses building a wine brand and New Zealand’s wine heritage. He speaks with Caroline Hyde and Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg Surveillance

U.S. Long-Term Projected Debt Down Considerably: Orszag

Citigroup Vice Chairman and Bloomberg View Columnist Peter Orszag discusses the U.S. budget and projected deficit. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” His opinions are his own. (Correct, Orszag is also a Bloomberg View Columnist) (Source: Bloomberg)

Libor Manipulation Trial Begins for Thomas Hayes

Former trader Thomas Hayes becomes the first person to stand trial for the alleged manipulation of Libor rates, as prosecutors state their case in a London court. Bloomberg’s Ryan Chilcote reports on the first day of the trial on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

How Companies Play a Part in Income Inequality

Citigroup Vice Chairman and Bloomberg View Columnist Peter Orszag discusses income inequality. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” His opinions are his own. (Correct, Orszag is also a Bloomberg View Columnist) (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg West

Jony Ive's New Role at Apple: Bloomberg West (05/26)

Full episode of "Bloomberg West." Guests: JMP Securities' Alex Gauna, Cibo's Alder Yarrow, Frog Design's Cobie Everdell, Bloomberg contributing editor David Kirkpatrick, and iON Cameras CEO Giovanni Tomaselli and President James Harrison. (Source: Bloomberg)

Amazon's German Tax Bill Is About to Get Bigger

Today’s "BWest Byte" is $16 million, for how much Amazon's German unit reportedly paid in 2014 taxes off of $11.9 billion in German sales. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Game of (Cable) Thrones: Malone Tries to Reclaim Top Spot

The $55 billion bid by John Malone’s Charter Communications for Time Warner Cable shows the 74-year-old billionaire remains eager to grab a leading role in the industry consolidation taking place on both sides of the Atlantic. Bloomberg's Emily Chang has more on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Are iON's Cameras a Threat to GoPro?

Giovanni Tomaselli, CEO of iON Cameras, and James Harrison, president, explain how the company plans to take on GoPro. They speak with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Billionaires

The Billionaire Behind Charter's Bid for Time Warner

Charter Communications recently announced it will buy Time Warner Cable for $55 billion. The merger will create the second-largest cable company in the U.S., with 17 million subscribers compared with Comcast’s 22 million. The big winner in this deal: John Malone, controlling shareholder of Charter and the most important media mogul you’ve never heard of. Bloomberg Businessweek’s Sam Grobart reports. (Source: Bloomberg)

Goldin Chairman Made, and Lost, Billions

The Chinese tycoon who lost billions when his companies plunged in Hong Kong says he simply doesn’t care. Goldin Chairman Pan Sutong has seen shares soar and plunge over the last six months. Bloomberg’s Frederik Balfour reports on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Russia’s Richest Man Keeps Getting Richer

Bloomberg’s Ryan Chilcote recaps his interview with Russia’s richest man, Vladimir Potanin, chief executive officer of Norilsk Nickle, who spoke about the impact of sanctions against Russia and his relationship with President Vladimir Putin. He speaks on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Why China Holds the Key to the Nickel Market

In an exclusive interview, Norilsk Nickel CEO Vladimir Potanin, Russia’s richest man, discusses the nickel market with Bloomberg’s Ryan Chilcote on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)

With All Due Respect

With All Due Respect (05/26/15)

Mark Halperin and John Heilemann are joined by Ali Rezaian, brother of Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian, on “With All Due Respect.”

Do Iowa Republican Voters Want a Conservative?

In this Bloomberg Politics/Purple Strategies Iowa focus group video, Republican voters discuss the 2016 GOP field, what type of experience they’re looking for in a candidate and the future of conservatism.