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For a Global Life, Bloomberg
Builds His Own British Empire

New York Times, by Michael M. Grynbaum

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Posted By:drive, 2/8/2013 8:39:36 AM

LONDON — It is the biggest development in this city’s buzzing financial district, and even Olympics-jaded Londoners call it grandiose: two bronze-and-stone towers, connected by sky-bridges atop the ruins of a 2,000-year-old Roman temple.Bloomberg Place, roughly the size of a Manhattan city block, is the future European home of Michael R. Bloomberg’s company and charity. But it is only one piece of the New York City mayor’s growing British empire.

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Oh yes, please take him, London

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: RayLRiv, 2/8/2013 8:54:41 AM     (No. 9165259)

Money can´t buy class. He´s so gauche.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: suedotsue, 2/8/2013 9:12:38 AM     (No. 9165306)

UK has even fewer rules for financial transactions than the US does. Bloomberg and Soros (and their armed bodyguards) can chat with Prince Charles at High Tea about how everyone else must live in poverty to save the planet.

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