Telecom Italia Mulls Vivendi Alliance

Aug. 15 (Bloomberg) –- Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde reports on Telecom Italia considering an alliance with Vivendi’s GVT business that would involve merging the companies’ Brazilian Units in an effort to compete with Telefonica’s bid for the business. She speaks to Mark Barton and Manus Cranny on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
What's Ruining the Fed's Rate Hike Plan?
32:58 - Doug Ramsey, Leuthold Weeden's chief investment officer, discusses the factors influencing Federal Reserve monetary policy with Bloomberg's Betty Liu on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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