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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

Jo Swinson leaves home for Dunbartonshire East count

Jo Swinson leaves home for Dunbartonshire East count

Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson leaves home to attend constituency count.
1min
ITN
Conservatives gain Workington

Conservatives gain Workington

The Conservative Party have taken Workington from Labour.
2mins
ITN
U.S.-China Deal Timing More Meaningful Than Details: Ian Bremmer

U.S.-China Deal Timing More Meaningful Than Details: Ian Bremmer

Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer discusses President Donald Trump's sign off on a phase-one trade deal with China on "Bloomberg Brexit & Beyond: The U.K.
2mins
Bloomberg
Trump Averts Dec. 15 China Tariffs

Trump Averts Dec. 15 China Tariffs

Sources are telling Bloomberg that President Trump is said to have signed-off on the "phase 1" trade deal with China, and also avoiding the Dec. 15 introduction of a new wave of U.S. tariffs on about $160 billion of consumer goods from the country...
1min
Bloomberg
Conservative Party Chair: Exit Poll 'Looks Good News to Start With'

Conservative Party Chair: Exit Poll 'Looks Good News to Start With'

Conservative Party Chairman James Cleverly talks about the exit poll that shows Boris Johnson is on course to win a decisive victory in the U.K.'s general election. Cleverly speaks "Bloomberg Brexit & Beyond: The U.K. Decides."
4mins
Bloomberg
Counting begins in Boris Johnson's constituency

Counting begins in Boris Johnson's constituency

Counting begins in Boris Johnson's constituency of Uxbridge & Ruislip South.
1min
ITN
Alan Johnson: 'Corbyn was a disaster on the doorstep'

Alan Johnson: 'Corbyn was a disaster on the doorstep'

Alan Johnson says Jeremy Corbyn has been a "disaster on the doorstep".
1min
ITN
Tories take Blyth Valley from Labour

Tories take Blyth Valley from Labour

The Tories have taken Blyth Valley from Labour.
23secs
ITN
Labour holds Newcastle Central

Labour holds Newcastle Central

Labour have held onto Newcastle upon Tyne Central.
1min
ITN
Sunderland races to declare election count first

Sunderland races to declare election count first

Sunderland is racing to declare their election result first.
1min
ITN
Labour holds Houghton and Sunderland South

Labour holds Houghton and Sunderland South

Labour's Bridget Phillipson is re-elected in Sunderland.
2mins
ITN
'Corbynism Has Got to Be Dead After This,' Says ComRes Chairman

'Corbynism Has Got to Be Dead After This,' Says ComRes Chairman

Andrew Hawkins, chairman of ComRes Ltd., says this could be an "enormous" victory for U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson. He appears on "Bloomberg Brexit & Beyond: The U.K.
3mins
Bloomberg
Ed Balls reacts to exit poll

Ed Balls reacts to exit poll

Ed Ball reacts to exit poll prediction of Tory majority.
2mins
ITN
George Osborne reacts to exit poll

George Osborne reacts to exit poll

George Osborne reacts to exit poll prediction that Boris Johnson wlll win.
1min
ITN
Exit Polls Show Johnson's Party Winning Majority in Parliament

Exit Polls Show Johnson's Party Winning Majority in Parliament

The U.K. general election official exit poll has predicted that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives will win 368 of the 650 seats in the House of Commons. Bloomberg's Anna Edwards and Jonathan Ferro break down the numbers on "Bloomberg Br...
1min
Bloomberg
Newcastle reacts to exit poll: Race to declare first begins

Newcastle reacts to exit poll: Race to declare first begins

Party members in Newcastle upon Tyne react to the exit poll at 10pm.
1min
ITN
Piraeus Bank Considers First Greek AT1 Sale, CEO Says

Piraeus Bank Considers First Greek AT1 Sale, CEO Says

Greece's largest bank may issue AT1s and Tier 2 notes as part of 2020 fund-raising plans, CEO Christos Megalou said in an interview with Bloomberg TV.
7mins
Bloomberg
Volatility Breeds Volatility in S&P E-Mini Futures

Volatility Breeds Volatility in S&P E-Mini Futures

In this edition of "Charting Futures," 3D Capital Management President Eric Dugan examines S&P 500 e-mini futures with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
4mins
Bloomberg
Tariff Threat Won't Go Away After Trade Deal, USCBC President Says

Tariff Threat Won't Go Away After Trade Deal, USCBC President Says

U.S.-China Business Council President Craig Allen reacts to the report that U.S. negotiators have reached the terms of a phase-one trade deal with China that now awaits President Donald Trump's approval.
3mins
Bloomberg
Futures Cops Hunt Wall Street for Government Leaks

Futures Cops Hunt Wall Street for Government Leaks

U.S. regulators are digging into a topic that has been the talk of Wall Street and Washington ever since a controversial Vanity Fair article suggested investors made billions of dollars trading ahead of market-moving news: Are government leaks fue...
2mins
Bloomberg
Texas Oil Regulator Defends Flaring Exceptions Amid Williams' Lawsuit

Texas Oil Regulator Defends Flaring Exceptions Amid Williams' Lawsuit

One of Texas' top oil and gas regulators defended the agency's practice of granting shale producers permits to flare natural gas. Ryan Sitton,, the commissioner of the Texas Railroad Commission, talks with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Comm...
5mins
Bloomberg
Trump Is in the Catbird Seat With a Phase-One Trade Deal, Lanhee Chen Says

Trump Is in the Catbird Seat With a Phase-One Trade Deal, Lanhee Chen Says

Lanhee Chen, Hoover Institution research fellow, reacts to the report that U.S. negotiators have reached the terms of a phase-one trade deal with China that now awaits President Donald Trump's approval.
4mins
Bloomberg
Credit Windfall Spurs Interest in Cheap CLOs

Credit Windfall Spurs Interest in Cheap CLOs

Owning high-grade corporate credit was one of the best trades of 2019, but some market watchers say it might be time to start looking elsewhere to lock in juicy yields.
3mins
Bloomberg
Very Important That Dec. 15 Tariffs Don't Go Into Effect, Baucus Says

Very Important That Dec. 15 Tariffs Don't Go Into Effect, Baucus Says

Max Baucus, former U.S. ambassador to China, comments on the prospects for a trade deal between the U.S. and China.
3mins
Bloomberg
How Investors Are Reacting to the Fed

How Investors Are Reacting to the Fed

Names from across global financial markets react to the Federal Reserve leaving interest rates unchanged.
1min
Bloomberg
USMCA Strengthens Trump's Hand With China, Senator Cramer Says

USMCA Strengthens Trump's Hand With China, Senator Cramer Says

U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer, a North Dakota Republican, discusses the prospects for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Balance of Power."
2mins
Bloomberg
Lagarde Marks ECB Policy Debut With Optimistic Note: Full Briefing

Lagarde Marks ECB Policy Debut With Optimistic Note: Full Briefing

Christine Lagarde said the euro zone's economic slowdown is showing signs of bottoming out, in comments after her first policy meeting as president of the European Central Bank that suggested further interest-rate cuts are unlikely any time soon. ...
58mins
Bloomberg
USMCA Agreement Is a Win for the American Worker: Rep. McCaul

USMCA Agreement Is a Win for the American Worker: Rep. McCaul

Representative Michael McCaul, ranking member of the Foreign Affairs Committee and a Republican from Texas, discusses his support of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada free-trade agreement and the prospect of reaching a phase 1 U.S.-China trade deal.
5mins
Bloomberg
Achilles Founder Khajuria Sees Private Equity Allocations Growing

Achilles Founder Khajuria Sees Private Equity Allocations Growing

Sachin Khajuria, Achilles Management founder and a former partner at Apollo Global Management LLC, discusses the Achilles' strategy and the outlook for private equity with Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn, Sonali Basak and Guy Johnson on "Bloomberg Markets."
7mins
Bloomberg
Duchess of Cornwall invites children into Clarence House

Duchess of Cornwall invites children into Clarence House

Duchess of Cornwall invites children into Clarence House
4mins
ITN
Stocks Rise After Trump Says White House 'Very Close' to China Deal

Stocks Rise After Trump Says White House 'Very Close' to China Deal

The U.S. is getting "very close" to a "big deal" with China on trade, President Donald Trump tweeted.
3mins
Bloomberg
ECB's Lagarde on Economic Risks, Inflation Forecast: Statement

ECB's Lagarde on Economic Risks, Inflation Forecast: Statement

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde gives her opening statement at a press conference in Frankfurt after policy makers held the ECB deposit rate at a record-low minus 0.5%, and bond purchases at 20 billion euros ($22 billion) a month...
19mins
Bloomberg
ECB Strategic Review Buys Time for Lagarde Says JPM's Ward

ECB Strategic Review Buys Time for Lagarde Says JPM's Ward

Karen Ward of JPMorgan Asset Management and James Athey of Aberdeen Standard Investments discuss Christine Lagarde's first press conference as ECB president following the central bank's last rate decision meeting of 2019.
3mins
Bloomberg
Turkey's Central Bank Cuts One-Week Repo Rate to 12%

Turkey's Central Bank Cuts One-Week Repo Rate to 12%

The Turkish Central bank delivered a rate cut that exceeded expectations Thursday, reducing its key rate to 12% from 14%.
1min
Bloomberg
ECB's Lagarde Says There Are Some Signs of Economic Stabilization

ECB's Lagarde Says There Are Some Signs of Economic Stabilization

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde discusses the outlook for the euro-area economy during a press conference in Frankfurt. There are "some signs of initial stabilization in the growth slowdown, and of a mild increase in underlying i...
2mins
Bloomberg
ECB's Lagarde Says Risks Tilted to Downside, But Less Pronounced

ECB's Lagarde Says Risks Tilted to Downside, But Less Pronounced

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde discusses the level of risk facing the euro-area economy and the outlook for inflation. She speaks during a press conference in Frankfurt after her first policy meeting since taking over from Mario...
2mins
Bloomberg
Lululemon's Lessons Learned for Private Equity

Lululemon's Lessons Learned for Private Equity

Lululemon Athletica Inc. Lead Director David Mussafer talks with Bloomberg's Jason Kelly about the role of private equity in Lululemon's success.
3mins
Bloomberg
Lululemon CEO Sees 'Huge Runaway for Growth' for Brand

Lululemon CEO Sees 'Huge Runaway for Growth' for Brand

Lululemon Athletica Inc. Lead Director David Mussafer and Chief Executive Officer Calvin McDonald talk with Bloomberg's Jason Kelly about the challenges Lululemon is facing and how their combined efforts have them believing the company is on the r...
5mins
Bloomberg
ECB Keeps Stimulus Unchanged in Lagarde's Debut

ECB Keeps Stimulus Unchanged in Lagarde's Debut

The European Central Bank left the main refinancing rate unchanged at President Christine Lagarde's first policy meeting.
2mins
Bloomberg
Green Party Co-Leader Jonathan Bartley casts his vote

Green Party Co-Leader Jonathan Bartley casts his vote

Green Party Co-Leader Jonathan Bartley casts his vote
3mins
ITN
Media Advertising Faces 'Dour' Trends in 2020, Analyst Wieser Says

Media Advertising Faces 'Dour' Trends in 2020, Analyst Wieser Says

Brian Wieser, president of business intelligence at Group M Global, sees a theme of "deceleration" in his outlook for media and advertising in 2020.
3mins
Bloomberg
Risk of a Credit Bear Market in 2020: HSBC

Risk of a Credit Bear Market in 2020: HSBC

Steven Major, global head of fixed income research at HSBC, discusses the outlook for credit markets in 2020 and his thoughts on negative interest rates.
6mins
Bloomberg
SNB Sees `No Reason' to Change Lowest Deposit Rate in the World

SNB Sees `No Reason' to Change Lowest Deposit Rate in the World

Swiss National Bank President Thomas Jordan discusses the central bank's decision to leave interest rates unchanged and reiterate its threat to intervene in currency markets if needed. Switzerland is approaching the five-year anniversary of its mi...
2mins
Bloomberg
BofA Sees Trading as "Extreme Sport" on Liquidity Risks

BofA Sees Trading as "Extreme Sport" on Liquidity Risks

Bank of America Corp. strategists are urging stock buyers to consider smaller risks going into the end of the year due to a lack of liquidity.
1min
Bloomberg
2020 Should Eventually Be a Good Year for Bonds: HSBC

2020 Should Eventually Be a Good Year for Bonds: HSBC

Steven Major, global head of fixed income research at HSBC, discusses the outlook for bond markets in 2020.
3mins
Bloomberg
ECB Can Copy and Paste Fed's Message, Economist Komileva Says

ECB Can Copy and Paste Fed's Message, Economist Komileva Says

Lena Komileva, chief economist at G Plus Economics, previews the European Central Bank's interest rate decision.
3mins
Bloomberg
Jo Swinson casts her vote in Scotland

Jo Swinson casts her vote in Scotland

Jo Swinson casts her vote in Scotland
1min
ITN
We Are Very Bullish on U.S., Global Equities: Alaphabook's Malone

We Are Very Bullish on U.S., Global Equities: Alaphabook's Malone

Martin Malone, chief economist at Alphabook, discusses his calls on the U.S. dollar and U.S. assets.
4mins
Bloomberg