LONDON The euro hovered near seven-month lows against the dollar and lost ground against the yen on Thursday as investors bet against it, expecting the European Central Bank to ease monetary policy again next week.
BRITAIN'S markets watchdog has fined Barclays STG72 million ($A150.30 million) for failing to minimise the risk that it might be used to aid financial crime.
Is Pfizer's $160-Billion Merger Deal a Shady Attempt to Dodge Taxes On Monday, Pfizer-Allergan deal made headlines since the move was on the course to create the world's largest pharmaceutical company.
Shares in Bang & Olufsen, the Danish firm that produces upmarket sound systems and high-end televisions, soared after the company said it was in talks with a potential buyer.
SAN DIEGO - Some 90 percent of seafood consumed by Americans is imported - a fact that the Obama administration vowed to start turning around by expanding fish and shellfish farms into federal waters.