A statue of Nelson Mandela was unveiled at United Nations headquarters in New York.The country of South Africa donated the statue in commemoration of a 100-years since Mandela's birth. (Sept. 24)
Sep.24 -- Tiger Woods completed his long comeback Sunday with his first PGA tournament victory in more than five years. Bloomberg's Jason Kelly reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
President Donald Trump is pledging his support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, saying the sexual misconduct allegations against his choice are "totally political." (Sept. 24)
Sep.24 -- Russia Energy Minister Alexander Novak discusses the country's oil production, OPEC output, Iran and the price of Brent crude. He speaks exclusively with Bloomberg's Annmarie Hordern on the sidelines of a meeting between OPEC and its allies in Algiers.
Sep.24 -- Oxford University China Centre Associate George Magnus and Deborah Lehr, vice chairman at Paulson Institute and chief executive officer at Basilinna, discuss the underlying issues behind the U.S-China trade war. They speak on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
Sep.24 -- The final days of the takeover saga for Sky Plc is providing a pay day for some boutique banks that are set to reap some of the biggest rewards of the deal. Bloomberg's Jason Kelly reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
New musical director Jaap van Zweden was the guest of honor. On September 20, 2018 at Lincoln Center in New York City, the New York Philharmonic celebrated its new Music Director, Jaap van Zweden, with a season-opening gala and concert. Guests including Richard and Karen LeFrak, Alec and Hilaria Baldwin, and Itzhak Perlman enjoyed cocktails on the Grand Promenade of David Geffen Hall before settling in for a musical performance- Ashley Fure’s “Filament” had its world premiere-and dinner. The evening was chaired by Marijke and Lodewijk de Vink, Leni and Peter May, Harold Mitchell AC, Didi and Oscar Schafer, and Agnes Hsu-Tang and Oscar L. Tang, and raised more than $3 million for the Philharmonic.
Sep.24 -- Mike Tran, managing director of global energy strategy at RBC Capital, talks about oil supplies as Brent crude rises above $80 a barrel and OPEC struggles to fill the gap left by Iranian oil. He speaks with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
Sep.24 -- Bonnie Wongtrakool, fixed income portfolio manager at Western Asset Management, discusses the U.S. 10-Year yield and the Federal Reserve's rate path. She speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."