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Kati Pohjanpalo

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Helsinki Bureau Chief — Bloomberg News

Helsinki Bureau Chief at Bloomberg News - Tweets in English and Finnish. Please note retweets are not an endorsement. Follow @business bloomberg.com

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Biography

At Work

I write stories and edit them. I follow equity and bond markets in the Nordic region. I doorstep policy makers. I write about Nordic central banks and economies. I make sure Bloomberg subscribers get the news they need out of Finland.

At Home

I'm a news junkie and always online. I'm a He...

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@pohjanka — 1,502 followers, 2,851 tweets

RT @ZSchneeweiss: As the global bond market comes to terms with the unwinding of QE, it’s cutting inventory of the assets that bear t… https://t.co/gogXSr2HaE
What If Everyone Got a Monthly Check From the Government? In an audacious experiment, Finland is giving some residents a “basic income” of $16,000 for two years, no strings attached. BloombergBusinessweek @BW puts Finland on its cover:  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-01-11/what-if-everyone-got-a-monthly-check-from-the-government  #perustulo #UBI https://t.co/1JhcLaXtvx
The European Union markets regulator announced a surprise delay until March of its plan to curtail the trading of potentially hundreds of stocks in dark pools under MiFID II, dealing a blow to a key pillar of the law: https://t.co/Xy5QEQsB4I #MiFIDII
Nokia, continuing to seek success in new hardware categories after exiting the consumer phone business, is introducing a sleep tracker that will nestle under a person’s bed sheets, Bloomberg's @markgurman reports: https://t.co/nuwmWR7ptL https://t.co/DlSd8Drr5N
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What was your first job as a journalist?

I covered the European Central Bank's monetary policy as a wire-service stringer. It was a fairly high-stakes job for learning the ropes.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I learned to type on an electric typewriter at school. 10 fingers typing was the most useful elective class I ever took.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Very selectively. Do your research and make sure what you're pitching is relevant to me.