Telecom Italia Said Preparing $9.4B Offer for GVT

Aug. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde reports that Telecom Italia is said readying a $9.4 billion bid for Vivendi’s Brazilian GVT unit, in competition with a $6.7 billion bid made earlier this month by Telefonica. She speaks on “Countdown.”
Greece Is Weighing Heavily on the Markets: McCaig
04:36 - IG Market Strategist Alastair McCaig discusses the outlook for the market and what he’s watching with Bloomberg’s Mark Barton on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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