Barrick's Thornton to Be Chair After Munk Retires

Dec. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Barrick Gold said founder Peter Munk will retire after more than 30 years with the world’s biggest gold producer and it nominated four new directors after some investors criticized the independence of its board. Alix Steel reports on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

Renaissance Technologies Mints Another Billionaire
23:25 - The Medallion Fund's success has vaulted quantitative investing to the forefront of the industry. Even stock-picking hedge funds have changed their recruiting practices, hiring Ph.D.s instead of MBAs. Bloomberg's Pamela Roux has more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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