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Kati Pohjanpalo

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Helsinki
Helsinki Bureau Chief — Bloomberg News
Covers:  nordic region, finland, fixed income, equities, government, euro crisis, economy, breaking news, central bank

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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...

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.