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Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
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VPRO
Unreported World

Unreported World

Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivalled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.
3 Episodes
Passion
Big Problems, Big Thinkers

Big Problems, Big Thinkers

Big Problems, Big Thinkers features acclaimed journalist Terre Blair interviewing an extraordinary group of leaders to find solutions to some of the most urgent challenges facing humanity.
1 Episode
Bloomberg
Game Changers

Game Changers

An original documentary series providing a compelling look at the business leaders and entrepreneurs who climbed to the top and changed our world.
1 Episode
Bloomberg

Current Affairs Episodes

This Is the Year Software AG Will Deliver Strong Growth, Says CEO

This Is the Year Software AG Will Deliver Strong Growth, Says CEO

Sanjay Brahmawar, chief executive officer at Software AG, discusses the company's 5-year transformation journey, its outlook for 2020 and where he's seeing opportunity.
6mins
Bloomberg
Santander's Botin on Capital Levels, Profitability, U.S. Growth

Santander's Botin on Capital Levels, Profitability, U.S. Growth

Banco Santander SA Chairman Ana Botin discusses earnings, capital levels and U.S. growth. While the bank's international reach has allowed it to mitigate the effect of low interest rates in its home market of Spain, investors often point to its ca...
13mins
Bloomberg
NTSB: Kobe Bryant's Copter Lacked Terrain Warning Device

NTSB: Kobe Bryant's Copter Lacked Terrain Warning Device

Jennifer Homendy, member of the National Transportation Safety Board, talks about the helicopter crash that killed nine people including Kobe Bryant, the basketball icon who won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers. Homendy said the ...
3mins
Bloomberg
Finding Coronavirus Vaccine Could Take More Than a Year: Novartis CEO

Finding Coronavirus Vaccine Could Take More Than a Year: Novartis CEO

Novartis AG Chief Executive Officer Vas Narasimhan discusses sales growth, efforts to find a vaccine for the deadly coronavirus spreading from China to countries around the world, and cost savings.
8mins
Bloomberg
U.K. Gives Huawei Partial 5G Role

U.K. Gives Huawei Partial 5G Role

Jeremy Thompson, executive vice president at Huawei U.K., discusses Britain giving Huawei the green light to help develop its next-generation broadband networks.
5mins
Bloomberg
Virus Outbreak Could Take 150 Basis Points Off of China Growth: UBP

Virus Outbreak Could Take 150 Basis Points Off of China Growth: UBP

Norman Villamin, chief investment officer for private banking at Union Bancaire Privee, discusses the spread of the coronavirus and how it could impact China's growth and global growth.
3mins
Bloomberg
Does Capitalism's Glass Cliff Mean Women Are Set Up to Slide Off?

Does Capitalism's Glass Cliff Mean Women Are Set Up to Slide Off?

Vicky Pryce, economist and author of "Women vs. Capitalism," says men often move aside to give women jobs that sound important but are difficult to succeed at. As a result, some women slide down a "glass cliff" and the failure appears to be their ...
9mins
Bloomberg
Telia Cash Flow Impacted by Taxes in 2020, Says CEO

Telia Cash Flow Impacted by Taxes in 2020, Says CEO

Christian Luiga, acting president and chief executive officer at Telia Company AB, discusses the decline in cash flow guidance, cost cutting program and investing in 5G.
6mins
Bloomberg
China Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs

China Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs

China's coronavirus is spreading further. The death toll has risen to 132 and the number of new cases surpassed the total for SARS. Hong Kong announced restrictions on travel from mainland China and Japan is working on evacuation plans.
1min
Bloomberg
Africa in Focus: No One Wants to Be a Nigerian Stock Trader

Africa in Focus: No One Wants to Be a Nigerian Stock Trader

Stockbrokers are out of fashion in Nigeria. Not a single company registered to become a dealer on the West African country's stock exchange in 2019, according to Nigeria's Securities and Exchange Commission. Meanwhile, the World Bank increased its...
3mins
Bloomberg
Goldman: Be Diversified, Don't Make Radical Adjustments to Portfolios for Now

Goldman: Be Diversified, Don't Make Radical Adjustments to Portfolios for Now

James Ashley, head of international market strategy at Goldman Sachs Asset Management International, discusses the economic and market implications of the coronavirus outbreak.
5mins
Bloomberg
BNP Paribas AM Sees 'Explosion' of ESG Data in Asia

BNP Paribas AM Sees 'Explosion' of ESG Data in Asia

Gabriel Wilson-Otto, head of Asia Pacific stewardship at BNP Paribas Asset Management, talks about environment, social and governance, or ESG, investments.
6mins
Bloomberg
People in Hong Kong Very Worried About Virus, Says Fmr. Democratic Party Chair

People in Hong Kong Very Worried About Virus, Says Fmr. Democratic Party Chair

Former Hong Kong Democratic Party Chairperson Emily Lau discusses the spread of the coronavirus and its impact on Hong Kong.
3mins
Bloomberg
Virus a Downside Risk for China First-Quarter GDP: Oxford Economics

Virus a Downside Risk for China First-Quarter GDP: Oxford Economics

Sian Fenner, senior Asia economist at Oxford Economics, discusses the spread of the coronavirus and how it could impact China's first-quarter GDP.
3mins
Bloomberg
Assessing the Economic Impact of the Coronavirus Outbreak

Assessing the Economic Impact of the Coronavirus Outbreak

Sonal Varma, chief economist for India and Asia ex-Japan at Nomura Holdings Inc., discusses how the coronavirus outbreak is affecting the region's economies.
5mins
Bloomberg
Coronavirus Is Much More Contagious Than SARS, Says Fmr. CDC Director

Coronavirus Is Much More Contagious Than SARS, Says Fmr. CDC Director

Tom Frieden, former director at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and discusses the spread of the coronavirus, prevention measures and actions that are being taken to control the outbreak.
6mins
Bloomberg
Very Difficult to Catch Every Coronavirus-Infected Person, HKU Professor Says

Very Difficult to Catch Every Coronavirus-Infected Person, HKU Professor Says

Benjamin Cowling, professor and head of epidemiology and biostatistics division at Hong Kong University, talks about the spread of the coronavirus that's claimed more than 100 lives.
5mins
Bloomberg
Virus Outbreak Likely to Be a Buying Opportunity Long Term: Says UBP's Calder

Virus Outbreak Likely to Be a Buying Opportunity Long Term: Says UBP's Calder

Kieran Calder, head of equity research for Asia at Union Bancaire Privee, discusses the spread of the coronavirus and its potential impact on markets.
2mins
Bloomberg
China Curbs Hong Kong Travel as Virus Deaths Rise

China Curbs Hong Kong Travel as Virus Deaths Rise

Governments are tightening international travel as they try to stop the spread of the coronavirus outbreak that has sickened thousands and claimed more than 100 lives.
5mins
Bloomberg
Schwab Purchases KKR? Barclays Goes Private? 'Outrageous' Predictions for PE in 2020

Schwab Purchases KKR? Barclays Goes Private? 'Outrageous' Predictions for PE in 2020

On "Bloomberg Money Undercover", Bloomberg's Lisa Abramowicz talks with Antoine Drean, chairman of the private-equity advisory firm Triago. Drean recently published his 10 "outrageous" predictions for 2020 that include KKR, BlackRock and Barclays.
5mins
Bloomberg
World's Wealthiest Say Equities Will Rally in 2020

World's Wealthiest Say Equities Will Rally in 2020

Wealthy investors are almost unanimously optimistic about markets in 2020, according to UBS Global Wealth Management. A whopping 94% of rich investors expect positive returns this year, according to a survey of more than 4,800 global respondents. ...
2mins
Bloomberg
Fairway Was Mismanaged and Looted by Private Equity: Joe Nocera

Fairway Was Mismanaged and Looted by Private Equity: Joe Nocera

Fairway Group Holdings Corp. has gone bankrupt for the second time since 2016, overwhelmed by its lingering debt load and cutthroat price competition in the grocery business. On "Bloomberg Money Undercover", Bloomberg's Lisa Abramowicz talks with ...
2mins
Bloomberg
There is Money to be Made in Energy: Starwood Capital's Rothauser

There is Money to be Made in Energy: Starwood Capital's Rothauser

On "Bloomberg Money Undercover", Bloomberg's Lisa Abramowicz talks with Armin Rothauser, head of non-real estate debt investing at Starwood Capital Group, which has in excess of $60 billion of assets under management.
4mins
Bloomberg
Burning Issues: Non-Unicorn Casper, CLO Loopholes & Private Credit for 'Mom & Pop'

Burning Issues: Non-Unicorn Casper, CLO Loopholes & Private Credit for 'Mom & Pop'

Online mattress retailer Casper Sleep said in a filing that it planned to sell 8.35 million shares for $17 to $19 each, valuing it at just over $744 million -- a drop from a previous assessment of $1.1 billion. Plus managers of the CLOs have been ...
5mins
Bloomberg
Apple Stock Valuation Looks a Little Bit Rich, Strategist Says

Apple Stock Valuation Looks a Little Bit Rich, Strategist Says

King Lip, chief strategist at Baker Avenue Asset Management, talks about Apple Inc. and its suppliers. Apple reported holiday-quarter revenue that beat Wall Street expectations on rebounding iPhone demand and surging sales of wearable devices.
4mins
Bloomberg
JPMorgan to Cut Hundreds of Jobs Across Consumer Unit

JPMorgan to Cut Hundreds of Jobs Across Consumer Unit

JPMorgan Chase & Co. plans to dismiss several hundred workers from its consumer unit as the lender seeks to rein in costs, according to people briefed on the matter.
2mins
Bloomberg
Fed to Cut Rates Three Times in 2020, Sri-Kumar Says

Fed to Cut Rates Three Times in 2020, Sri-Kumar Says

Komal Sri-Kumar, president and founder of Sri-Kumar Global Strategies, discusses Federal Reserve policy and the outlook for the global economy.
4mins
Bloomberg
Moderna President Hopes to Develop Coronavirus Vaccine in Record-Setting Time

Moderna President Hopes to Develop Coronavirus Vaccine in Record-Setting Time

Dr. Stephen Hoge, Moderna Inc. president, discusses the efforts to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus.
3mins
Bloomberg
Apple Shares Will Grind Higher for Next Few Quarters, CFRA's Zino Says

Apple Shares Will Grind Higher for Next Few Quarters, CFRA's Zino Says

Angelo Zino, CFRA analyst, discusses Apple Inc.'s first-quarter earnings report and outlook with Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs and Paul Allen.
4mins
Bloomberg
Rising Virus Numbers Reflect Infections From Weeks Ago, Yale's Ko Says

Rising Virus Numbers Reflect Infections From Weeks Ago, Yale's Ko Says

Dr. Albert Ko, Yale School of Public Health professor of epidemiology, discusses the efforts to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus outbreak. He speaks with Bloomberg's Romaine Bostick, Sonali Basask and Scarlet Fu on "Bloomberg Markets: ...
4mins
Bloomberg
The Key Takeaways From Apple's First-Quarter Earnings Report

The Key Takeaways From Apple's First-Quarter Earnings Report

Eric Ross, chief investment strategist at Cascend Securities, and Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs break down Apple Inc.'s first-quarter earnings report.
4mins
Bloomberg
China Is Being Very Transparent About Coronavirus Says Kushner

China Is Being Very Transparent About Coronavirus Says Kushner

President Trump is getting regular briefings on the coronavirus outbreak, White House adviser Jared Kushner says. He spoke to Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli in Washington.
28secs
Bloomberg
White House Adviser Kushner on Middle East Peace Plan, Coronavirus in China

White House Adviser Kushner on Middle East Peace Plan, Coronavirus in China

White House adviser Jared Kushner talks about the Middle East peace plan announced by President Trump and how the U.S. is monitoring the coronavirus outbreak in China. He speaks to Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli in Washington.
15mins
Bloomberg
Tesla's Turnaround Has Analysts Feeling Bullish

Tesla's Turnaround Has Analysts Feeling Bullish

Tesla Inc. heads into earnings after meeting key deliveries and setting stock records. Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs reports.
2mins
Bloomberg
Why BorgWarner Is Buying Delphi for $1.5 Billion

Why BorgWarner Is Buying Delphi for $1.5 Billion

BorgWarner Inc. agreed to acquire Delphi Technologies Plc for about $1.5 billion in an all-stock deal that unites two auto suppliers positioning for the industry's transformational shift to hybrid and electric vehicles.
3mins
Bloomberg
NY Jets Linebacker Turns Ivy League Financial Literacy Professor

NY Jets Linebacker Turns Ivy League Financial Literacy Professor

Brandon Copeland, a linebacker with the New York Jets and a financial literacy professor at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses the importance of financial literacy with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Romaine Bostick on "Bl...
5mins
Bloomberg
Kushner Says Mideast Peace Plan Gives Palestine Chance to Be Viable State

Kushner Says Mideast Peace Plan Gives Palestine Chance to Be Viable State

White House adviser Jared Kushner says the Middle East peace plan announced by President Trump gives Palestine a real chance to become a viable state. He speaks to Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli in Washington.
2mins
Bloomberg
Kushner Says Trump Has Worked Hard to Build Close Relationship With Israel

Kushner Says Trump Has Worked Hard to Build Close Relationship With Israel

White House adviser Jared Kushner talks about the Middle East peace plan announced by President Trump. He speaks to Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli in Washington.
1min
Bloomberg
Virus Outbreak Will Force Fed to Cut Rates, Loomis Sayles' Fuss Says

Virus Outbreak Will Force Fed to Cut Rates, Loomis Sayles' Fuss Says

Dan Fuss, Loomis Sayles vice chairman, discusses the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on Federal Reserve monetary policy with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Romaine Bostick on "Bloomberg Markets."
3mins
Bloomberg
3M CEO Roman on Coronavirus, Grand Jury Subpoena, Jobs Cuts

3M CEO Roman on Coronavirus, Grand Jury Subpoena, Jobs Cuts

Mike Roman, chief executive officer at 3M, discusses fourth-quarter results, managing demand for respirators due to the spread of the coronavirus, and a grand jury subpoena in an environmental probe.
10mins
Bloomberg
Trump Praises Pompeo for Spat With Journalist on Ukraine Question

Trump Praises Pompeo for Spat With Journalist on Ukraine Question

President Donald Trump praises Secretary of State Michael Pompeo for blasting a journalist after a contentious interview last week with questions about Ukraine. Trump speaks at a joint news conference in Washington with Israeli Prime Minister Benj...
22secs
Bloomberg
Trump Says Jerusalem Will Remain Israel's 'Undivided Capital'

Trump Says Jerusalem Will Remain Israel's 'Undivided Capital'

President Donald Trump speaks at a joint news conference in Washington with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about his administration's Middle East peace plan.
2mins
Bloomberg
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab speaks after Huawei decision
2mins
ITN
Where KKR's McVey Is Finding Opportunities in Markets

Where KKR's McVey Is Finding Opportunities in Markets

Henry McVey, head of global macro and asset allocation at KKR & Co.
9mins
Bloomberg
Carlyle Group's Five Things to Watch in 2020

Carlyle Group's Five Things to Watch in 2020

Jason Thomas, head of global research and managing director at Carlyle Group, discusses his report on the five things investors should watch for in 2020.
9mins
Bloomberg
Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur Skyline Shots

Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur Skyline Shots

Wide shots of eTiQa, BSN, Maxis, Traders Hotel buildings in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2mins
Bloomberg
Volcker Revamp to Ease Wall Street Venture-Fund Curbs

Volcker Revamp to Ease Wall Street Venture-Fund Curbs

Wall Street banks would face much looser restrictions on investing in venture-capital funds under regulators' latest rollback of the Volcker Rule, according to three people familiar with the matter.
1min
Bloomberg
Duchess of Cambridge visits Evelina Children's Hospital

Duchess of Cambridge visits Evelina Children's Hospital

Duchess of Cambridge visits children's hospital workshop at the Evelina.
2mins
ITN