The Big Brexit Short

The Big Brexit Short

https://youtube.com/watch?v=Ht40yrt3VrYOn the night of the Brexit referendum the British pound went into free fall, but while many watched with horror, a handful of hedge funds were making staggering profits. This is the story of the Brexit Big Short. Featuring...

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Iceland’s Plan To Stop Covid-19 Actually Works

Iceland’s Plan To Stop Covid-19 Actually Works

https://youtube.com/watch?v=DCvV1u4a2LIWhen it comes to Covid-19, Iceland has deployed what medical experts see as the best weapon against the pandemic: testing. Thanks to the work of the government and local bio-tech firm Decode Genetics, the island nation has managed to...

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How a $450 Million Loss Was Hidden From Sight

How a $450 Million Loss Was Hidden From Sight

https://youtube.com/watch?v=CtuRDmkm_7E11 years after one of Europe’s biggest banking scandals, 13 executives have been sentenced and financial penalties of $175 million have been dealt. Bloomberg investigates how Deutsche Bank and Monte Dei Paschi cooked their books to make a half...

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Inside the Most Expensive Hotels in Paris

Inside the Most Expensive Hotels in Paris

https://youtube.com/watch?v=vf3nUF2--l4Paris attracts tourists from around the world with its historic landmarks and enviable restaurants. Now its two most famous and expensive hotels have been refurbished and modernized.

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How Scotland is Curing Crime

How Scotland is Curing Crime

https://youtube.com/watch?v=1xbz4_s0xccScottish city Glasgow once held the grim title "murder capital of Europe" but homicides in the city have fallen by 60% in just over a decade all thanks to a radical approach - treating violence as a disease. Video...

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How Amsterdam Became a Bicycle Paradise

How Amsterdam Became a Bicycle Paradise

https://youtube.com/watch?v=DKbRL6OpifgThe Dutch capital Amsterdam is widely known for being bike-friendly. But it wasn’t always a model cycling city. Public outrage at rising traffic casualties in the Seventies caused city planners to rethink their approach to urban design. Video by...

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Berlin is Becoming a Sponge City

Berlin is Becoming a Sponge City

https://youtube.com/watch?v=uWjGGvY65jkBerlin is becoming a "Sponge City" designed to tackle two issues - heat and flooding - by imitating nature. Video by Gloria Kurnik https://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2017-08-18/sponge-city-making-berlin-cooler-video ---------- Like this video? Subscribe to Bloomberg on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/Bloomberg?sub_confirmation=1 Bloomberg is the First Word in business news, delivering breaking...

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How Portugal Ended Its War on Drugs

How Portugal Ended Its War on Drugs

https://youtube.com/watch?v=lba9nkK-DDYBack in the 1990s, Portugal faced a heroin crisis. Most people knew someone affected by the lethal drug. Just two decades later, the country has one of the lowest drug-related death rates in the world. This dramatic turnaround isn't...

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