Iraq's 'American Dream' Gated Community Now Almost Empty

Aug. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Kurdistan's Capital Erbil has been the boom town of Iraq, with developers pouring billions of dollars into the city's real-estate sector in recent years. Now the threat of Islamic State has put these ambitious expansion plans on hold. Bloomberg's Willem Marx reports. (Source: Bloomberg)

BNP Paribas' CFO on Bank's Performance, Turnaround
00:59 - France's biggest bank BNP Paribas outshines Deutsche Bank after equity trading soars in the second-quarter, offsetting a decline in fixed income. BNP Paribas CFO Lars Machenil speaks to Bloomberg's Caroline Connan in Paris. (Source: Bloomberg)
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