The U.S. budget deficit will fall to a seven-year low as a share of the economy, driven downward by stronger economic growth that has boosted tax revenue and helped contain spending, according to the Congressional Budget Office.
Nov. 29 (Bloomberg) -- Edward Amoroso, chief security officer at AT&T Services, Ken Baylor, vice president at NSS Labs Research, and Michael Brown, vice president of security product management and research at Research In Motion, participate in a panel discussion about reconciling cybersecurity concerns with the burgeoning use of mobile platforms by financial institutions. Bloomberg's Afzalul Bari moderates the panel at Bloomberg Link's Enterprise Risk Conference in New York. (Source: Bloomberg)
Jim Rogers is sitting in his sleek, modern office on the 48th floor of the Duke Energy Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, explaining how, after a merger capped off by an 11th-hour management coup, he remains chief executive officer of the largest electric utility in the U.S. He wonders aloud whether to enliven the account with a metaphor about soured romance.