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Trader Digest: Twitter & Bloomberg Combine, and Buffett's next Takeover?

TraderLife's Trader Digest is your handy guide to what you should be reading, watching and listening to this week.

Reading List

"Twitter signs deal with Bloomberg on rolling video news"
BBC report that Twitter and Bloomberg are teaming up to create a 24-hour rolling news channel for the messaging service.

"Buffett's $86 Billion Cash Pile Has Some Dreaming of a Huge Deal"
Bloomberg are sniffing around the rumours that the great Warren Buffett is stockpiling his cash in anticipation of a mouthwatering takeover. They even throw in Nike and Costco as potential targets.

"Bank of Mum and Dad now equivalent to the ninth biggest mortgage lender, paying out £6.5bn"
The Telegraph bring the story that most parents will know already - that parents now fund more than a quarter of house purchases as young people and first-time buyers struggle increasingly to get on the housing ladder. Read the extraordinary report here.

"Trump's First 100 Days: 5 Money Managers Grade the President's Performance"
Time Money spoke with five people in the investment banking world, for their perspectives on the President's first 100 days.

Trading Legends: Michael Bloomberg

What to Watch

Panorama: Trump's First 100 Days
BBC iPlayer
On top of the Investment Bankers above, here's what the BBC's Panorama reporting team have made of Donald's initial impact as the American Prez. Watch it here.

The Simpsons: Donald Trump's First 100 Days In Office
Forget what the investment bankers and the BBC have to say above, here is The Simpsons' take on Donald Trump's first ton in charge. Watch it below:

Anthony Joshua: The Road to Klitschko
BBC iPlayer
After his stunning KO of living legend Vladimir Klitchsko, Britain's Anthony Joshua has the world at his feet. This fascinating insight into the lead-up to the fight shows how he got where he is today. A must-watch for his loyal followers, and his millions of new fans. Watch it here.

For the Headphones

Two new episodes to tuck into from our favourite trading podcasts:

122: Virtu. Hitting singles all day long—on a global scale w/ Doug Cifu

049 – Cut Through Noise with Martin Luke, CEO of VOX Markets

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