BEIJING (AP) - World stock markets sank Monday on weak Chinese economic data as investors looked ahead to a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting and Scotland's independence referendum.
Shares in SABMiller, the world's second biggest brewer, topped the FTSE 100's leaderboard on Monday morning as traders drank up speculation that it is now vulnerable to a bid from its bigger rival, Anheuser-Busch InBev.
TDC Group said it is buying Norwegian cable television and broadband provider Get. It said this will create Scandinavia's largest cable TV operator in terms of revenue.
The ruble fell to a record low for a third day as oil, Russia's main export earner, slid to the lowest level in two years and fresh U.S.
Danaher Corp. (DHR), a U.S. medical-device maker, agreed to acquire Nobel Biocare Holding AG (NOBN) for $2.2 billion after the Swiss maker of dental implants searched for a buyer amid a wave of consolidation in the health industry.