Spanish government bonds were set for a second weekly advance relative to their German peers as improving market sentiment combined with the prospect of more European Central Bank stimulus to boost demand for the euro-region's higher-yielding ...
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Canadian Oil Sands Ltd said it has put in place a shareholder rights plan following Suncor Energy Inc.'s unsolicited offer to buy all of its outstanding shares.
The British government cut its stake in Lloyds Banking Group Plc by about 500 million pounds ($768 million) and paved the way for selling more shares in Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc as Chancellor George Osborne seeks to exit both holdings.
SABMiller is meeting with investors to underscore its strength as an independent company, as the world's second-biggest brewer seeks to head off a takeover by larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev.