LONDON - The euro clung to modest gains and a rally in Europe's share and bond markets cooled on Thursday as investors put bets on possible fresh ECB stimulus next week on hold ahead of German inflation data.
WASHINGTON - American forces face formidable challenges as President Obama considers an air assault on Islamist fighters in Syria, including intelligence gaps on potential targets. Full Article
Telefonica has upped its bid for Vivendi’s GVT to €7.5 bln. Rival Telecom Italia valued the broadband company at €7 bln. Breakingviews says Vivendi could yet wring more out of this auction.