10 Mar 2019 Bill Gross gets retirement gift from Bloomberg: free terminals

Retired bond trader receives lifetime subscription from former New York mayor

Bill Gross once donated his old Bloomberg terminal keyboard to the Smithsonian’s Museum of American History, so it is fitting that former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg has given the erstwhile “bond king” a free, lifetime subscription to his flagship product as a retirement gift.

Mr Gross retired from Janus Henderson at the start of this month, after a four-decade career that saw him reinvent the concept of bond investing and build the world’s biggest fixed-income asset manager, only to be ousted in a power struggle as his trading touch withered in recent years.

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