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Information-analytical Agency Bloomberg may be sold if its founder and owner is a billionaire and former new York mayor Michael Bloomberg will decide to run for President of the United States. He told this in an interview with Radio Iowa.
According to Bloomberg, he has not yet made a final decision about participation in the presidential elections. But if it happens, will run from the Democratic party.
In this case, the businessman will sell the Agency or transferred to it in trust — blind trust. While Bloomberg did not rule out that will get rid of the asset in any case: “I think, at my age, if selling is possible, I would do it. Sooner or later we’ll die anyway so better to sell before it happens”.
Bloomberg was established in 1981. 30 percent of the investment provided the investment Bank Merrill Lynch, which was later bought by Bloomberg. Now he owns 88 percent of the publication.
Bloomberg specializiruetsya on business information provided through multiple media (TV channel, website, magazines) and also through the same terminal, through which subscribers are able to follow the quotes of the majority of world trading platforms in real time.
From 2002 to 2013, Bloomberg was the mayor of new York. In this position, he was replaced by Rudolph Giuliani, in which happened the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001. In 2008, Bloomberg has initiated a change in city laws that allowed him to remain in office for three terms instead of two. He explained that the desire to lead the city during the global financial crisis, as a specialist in the field of Economics.
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