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Macro View, U.S. Focus
Curated macro and markets analysis for the U.S. audience.
A stripe of one dollar notes travel through a large examining packaging equipment machine after receiving a $100 currency strap at the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Republican efforts to pass a fiscal year 2016 budget cleared another hurdle as the House named its members to a conference committee and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pledged to do the same by the end of the week. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg
Macro View, Europe Focus
Curated macro and markets analysis for the European audience.
Euro notes and coins are seen in this arranged photograph at a currency exchange in Helsinki, Finland, on Friday, Feb. 24, 2012. Finland's government decided to send the second Greek rescue to parliament, the Helsinki-based cabinet said in an e-mailed statement today. Photographer: Ville Mannikko/Bloomberg
Economics Europe
Macro View, Asia Focus
Curated macro and markets analysis for the Asian audience.
Economics Asia

Capital Markets

Credit & Rates Strategy
Where are the biggest opportunities in global credit and rates markets? Find out in this weekly newsletter dedicated to dislocations, trends and relative value.
A Habanero chile is weighed during a quality inspection in the laboratory at the Znova Agro packaging facility in Merida, Mexico, on Monday, Feb. 1, 2016. Habanero chile producers in the Yucatan region are moving away from using pesticides and other chemicals in order to comply with international standards for organic foods and increase exports. Photographer: Susana Gonzalez/Bloomberg
Credit and Rates Strategy
Muni news, analysis and data from the best team in the business.
An Advanced Asphalt Co. employee clears asphalt from a manhole cover on a state highway in Streator, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The U.S. Congress in May voted to extend federal funds for highways and mass-transit programs through July while lawmakers work on a longer-term financing plan. The Highway Trust Fund's authority to reimburse states for transportation spending was set to expire May 31, at the start of the summer construction season. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
Municipal Market
Fancy a spot of tea or some royal watching? #Brexit vote may have been a tourism boost. Read more in our report:…

Alternative Investments

Hedge Funds Mandate, U.S. Focus
Exclusive U.S.-focused news and data on launches, mandates, new hires, strategies, returns and more.
A Wall Street street sign is displayed in front of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., on Monday, April 18, 2016. U.S. stocks advanced after erasing an early decline, as investors shook off oil's losses on failed output talks and looked toward this week's bevy of corporate earnings. Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg
Hedge Funds
Hedge Funds Mandate, Europe Focus
Exclusive Europe-focused news and data on launches, mandates, new hires, strategies, returns and more.
A pedestrian passes the London Stock Exchange on Paternoster Square in the City of London, U.K., on Thursday, May 7, 2009. TMX Group Inc. , owner of Canada’s main equities and derivatives market, agreed to pay 4.35 million pounds ($6.5 million) for a 19.9 percent stake in EDX London
Ltd., London Stock Exchange Group Plc’s derivatives business.
Photographer: Jason Alden/Bloomberg News
Hedge Funds Europe
Hedge Funds Mandate, Asia Focus
Exclusive Asia-focused news and data on launches, mandates, new hires, strategies, returns and more.
Pedestrians cross an intersection in Central, Hong Kong, China, on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013. Photographer: Jerome Favre/Bloomberg
Hedge Funds Asia
Linking Investors & Funds
Exclusive news and analysis on PE, VC and real estate for fund managers and their investors.
Private Equity
Digging Deep
Data and analysis of how the real estate market is being shaped by forces like green building and the millennial generation.
altfin realestate
Real Estate
UK voters divided on how they feel about May as a dealmaker. Few see EU backing her #Brexit plan. Read our report:…


Oil Through a Macro Lens
Actionable insights on the global oil industry.
Oil Buyer's Guide
Energy in Transition
Top news, analysis and data on the clean energy industry.
A wind turbine stands in a field of agricultural crops in this aerial photograph of farm land near Hamburg, Germany, on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. German investor confidence fell for a third month in a sign that risks from a Greek debt default to bond-market turbulence are stoking uncertainty in Europe's largest economy. Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg
Clean Energy & Carbon
the best NFP forecaster expects 210k @osullivanEcon #nfpguesses

Specialized Finance

Shine a Light
What note buyers and sellers alike need to know about these complex, opaque products - globally.
Structured Notes
Disrupting Finance
Data and analysis of an expanding asset class.
Every other week
Investing, Sustainably
Your go-to source for spotting opportunities created by the transition to a more sustainable global economy.
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Sustainable Finance
Money Management
We provide insight that helps corporate treasurers do their jobs.
An employee inspects the quality of a one ounce 24 carat Britannia gold coin at the Sharps Pixley Ltd gold showroom, in this arranged photograph in London, U.K., on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. The metal posted the biggest weekly gain since August last week as escalating concerns about China's outlook, a rout in equities and increased geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and North Korea stoked investors' aversion to risk. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg
Corporate Treasury
Every two months
Breaking up is hard to do. Read our special report on the U.K.’s divorce from the EU.

Financial Regulation

Untangling the Web
Cutting through the global tangle of post-crisis regulation to focus on what's important.
Coaxial cables feed into a server inside a comms room at an office in London, U.K., on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015. A group of Russian hackers infiltrated the servers of Dow Jones & Co., owner of the Wall Street Journal and several other news publications, and stole information to trade on before it became public, according to four people familiar with the matter. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg
Financial Regulation & Risk
BP needs a higher oil price (plus what the other big #oil producers are doing)

Local Language

Für Leserinnen und Leser auf Deutsch
Nachrichten mit Mehrwert zu Aktien, Anleihen, Devisen und Rohstoffen in deutscher Sprache zum Wochenauftakt.
From Hong Kong, @HedgeBrief editor @natbaker discusses January hedge fund performance on @BloombergRadio listen here

General Interest

Get Up to Speed
Everything you need to know about the important topics of the day, quickly.
Los Angeles, California  A slow shutter speed blurs a giant video screen in front of Sony President and CEO Jack Tretton at the Sony Press Conference held at the Shrine Auditorium inLos Angeles, CA , Tuesday, June 2, 2009. Photographer: Jonathan Alcorn/Bloomberg News
Where to Eat What
A curated cheat-sheet for business travelers on the best new restaurants, bars and vacation destinations.
Prayut Piangbunta, chief winemaker at PB Valley Khao Yai Winery, sniffs a glass of wine at the winery in Khao Yai, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand, on Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. Age-old traditions say wine grapes can't be grown outside of the 30-50° latitude. But at latitude 14.3, over 1,700 kilometers closer to the equator, lies the vineyards of the PB Valley Khao Yai Winery. Photographer: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Prayut Piangbunta
#Mexico peso rally won't last -- 25/USD looks likely, @SriKGlobal tells @jtcrombie in today's LatAm Brief