Pfizer, AstraZeneca Deal Doesn’t Make Sense: Hewson

May 12 (Bloomberg) –- CMC Markets Chief Market Analyst Michael Hewson discusses Rupert Murdoch’s plan to merge Europe’s pay-TV assets and the CEOs of Pfizer and AstraZeneca going before the lawmakers to answer questions on their commitment to the U.K. He speaks with Anna Edwards on Bloomberg Television’s “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Bond Yields Rise to 2015 High as Index Futures Climb
07:18 - Global bond yields climbed to the highest levels this year as the selloff in sovereign debt spread to Asia. European stock-index futures rose, while Australia’s currency strengthened after the nation’s economic growth beat estimates. Laurence Mutkin, Global Head of G10 Interest Rate Strategy at BNP Paribas expands on this story with Mark Barton on “Countdown.”
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