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2022 Qatar World Cup Will Never Happen: Fry

Former Chairman of the English Premiere League Anthony Fry discusses what's next for FIFA after president Sepp Blatter's resignation. Fry speaks on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Watch the Most Incredible Commencement Speech of 2015

For the past 30 days or so, on college campuses across America, Very Important People of all stripes have been saying lots of wise and inspiring things to freshly minted graduates. This year’s roster of commencement speakers includes tech CEOs, journalists, generals, filmmakers, and of course plenty of actors and politicians. Here are a few of their choicest pearls of wit and wisdom. (Video by: Alan Jeffries) (Source: Bloomberg)

Caesars Is Under Pressure to Meet With Creditors

Caesars Entertainment Corp. fell 16 percent to its lowest in more than two years after a judge delivered a victory for creditors that could expose the casino company to claims connected to its bankrupt subsidiary. Bloomberg's Laura Keller reports on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

U.S Trade Gap Narrower Than Forecast

The trade deficit in the U.S. narrowed more than forecast in April as imports receded, signaling merchandise flows were returning to normal following a port-related surge. Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn reports on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

North American Oil Output to Remain 'Stout': Schork

Stephen Schork, president of Schork Group, talks about the outlook for the oil market and the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries' production outlook. Schork speaks with Erik Schatzker, Javier Blas and Stephanie Ruhle on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)

Luxury

Driving Profits From Classic Style

Classic Car Club of Hong Kong Chairman Arthur Lai discusses investing in classic cars as an alternative investment strategy. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Rishaad Salamat on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

The $195M Home: Selling America's Most-Expensive Listing

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 Ramy Inocencio takes a look at the mega mansions and what goes into selling them. (Source: Bloomberg)

Rare Birkin Handbag Sells for Record $223K

A designer handbag made auction history last night when it sold for a record $223K at Christie’s in Hong Kong. Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Our Watches Are a Revolutionary Technology: Stein

Philip Stein President and Co-Founder Will Stein discusses his company’s luxury watches and how they’ve combined the timepieces with wellness technology. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Rishaad Salamat on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg Surveillance

Will Draghi's QE Cure Europe?

Bloomberg’s Tom Keene, Brendan Greeley and Vonnie Quinn look at the Twitter question of the day. Charles Schwab Chief Investment Strategist Liz Ann Sonders also speaks “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

ECB Leaves Benchmark Rate Unchanged

The European Central Bank kept interest rates on hold at record lows as data signaled that the risk of deflation in the euro area is waning. (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg West

Big Data Meets Big Surveillance: Bloomberg West (06/01)

Full episode of "Bloomberg West." Guests: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Representative Robert Goodlatte, Egnyte CEO Vineet Jain, Varmour Global's Ryan Wagner and Google X Founder Sebastian Thrun, Button CEO Michael Jaconi, and Shazam CEO Rich Riley (Source: Bloomberg)

Billionaires

Gina Rinehart Loses Control of $3.8B Family Trust

Asia’s wealthiest woman, Gina Rinehart, has lost a four-year court battle over control of her family trust which is worth about $4B. Bloomberg’s Dan Petrie reports on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Billionaires' Deal Club Still Lacks Dish's Ergen

Charlie Ergen is once again on the outside of consolidation as another telecom mogul strikes a deal. The billionaire’s satellite-TV provider Dish Network is still flying solo after more than $700 billion in industry deals by rivals in the last three years. Bloomberg's Brooke Sutherland has more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

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)

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