Glencore Merger With Xstrata Set to Pass

Trading in Xstrata Plc shows that investors, who vote today on 2012’s biggest takeover, have almost never been more confident that Glencore International Plc’s 19.5 billion-pound ($31 billion) bid will win approval.
Prospects for Foreign Direct Investment
52:02 - Despite worries about Greece and the Eurozone, a survey out on Thursday shows Western Europe to be the most attractive destination for direct foreign investment. The region overtakes China and North America, according to the 800 decision makers questioned. Marc Lhermitte, Ernst & Young's Global Head of International Location Advisory Service explains more to Caroline Hyde on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
  • What Would an Early Referendum Mean For The U.K.?
  • FIFA Finances: How a 'Not For Profit' Makes Billions
  • What You Need to Know: FIFA, G-7, Yen