BofA Plans to Dissolve Merrill Lynch Subsidiary

Aug. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Bank of America Corp., the second-biggest U.S. lender, plans to merge its Merrill Lynch subsidiary into the parent company to reduce complexity and costs. The move could happen as early as the fourth quarter and means Charlotte, North Carolina-based Bank of America assumes all the investment bank’s obligations and debt, Merrill Lynch said in an Aug. 2 filing. Michael Moore reports on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)

Russian Energy Minister Sees Option to Extend Oil Cuts
21:59 - Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak discusses a possible extension to oil output cuts. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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