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CIAO, BLOOMBERG: Bloomberg has teamed up with Italian daily La Repubblica to launch “Economia & Finanza con Bloomberg,” or “Economy and Finance With Bloomberg,” a new section available on repubblica.it.

Unveiled Monday, the site has a dedicated staff and features major economic and financial news, organized in two different categories. One focuses on macroeconomics, another on markets, including fashion in an area called Fashion and Finance. Financial data and research are also available, as well as profiles of the companies listed on the Milan Stock Exchange.

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La Repubblica’s aim is to broaden the readership of financial news.