What the other papers say this morning

What the other papers say this morning

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first_img KCS-content FINANCIAL TIMES BOND SURGE ON BOTH SIDES OF THE ATLANTIC AS COMPANIES VIE FOR FUNDSCompanies have embarked on an early-year rush to issue debt in an effort to beat rivals and secure financing before any rise in borrowing costs.The surge in bond issuance on both sides of the Atlantic on Tuesday came as equity markets rallied on better growth prospects for the US economy and corporate earnings. Almost $12bn of bonds were sold by the end of the European day, according to Dealogic, with billions more due to price in the New York afternoon.ITV AND BSKYB CAME CLOSE TO MERGING NEWSBritish Sky Broadcasting and ITV discussed merging their news operations in 2006, according to people involved in the talks. The talks, which involved Dawn Airey, then controller of Sky Television, and the chief executives of ITV and ITN, its news supplier, reached an advanced stage and identified major savings for both broadcasters before they were dropped because BSkyB bought a £940m stake in ITV.SONY MUSIC CLOUD RISES OVER RIVALS Sony is set to steal a march on rivals Spotify and Apple by becoming the first company to launch a cloud-based music streaming service in the highly lucrative US market.PETROBRAS IN TALKS OVER ENI’S GALP STAKEPetrobras, Brazil’s national oil company, said yesterday that it was in talks with Eni, the Italian energy group, to acquire its 33 per cent stake in Galp, the Portuguese oil company. It followed press reports in Portugal that Petrobras was ready to pay €3.5bn (£3bn) for the stake, less than the asking price of €4.7bn.THE TIMESTESCO DISMISSES FRAUD LINK TO CASH FOR GOLD DIRECTORThe man running Tesco’s new cash-for-gold service was a boss of a fraudulent college that swindled nearly 80,000 students. Peter Kenyon, chief executive of Ramsdens Financial Services, was a director of National Distance Learning College. His business partner, Michael Smallman, is serving a seven-year sentence for fraudulent trading and money laundering after he was convicted in 2008 of tricking students into believing they would receive a recognised qualification. Mr Kenyon was cleared of any wrongdoing and there is no suggestion that he acted improperly. THE TRAIN NOW LEAVING IS THE PENSION EXPRESSBritain’s train barons are steaming towards retirement with multimillion-pound fortunes.The Daily TelegraphMICROSOFT’S INTERNET EXPLORER LOSES TOP SPOT TO FIREFOXMozilla’s Firefox has replaced Microsoft’s Internet Explorer as the most widely-used web browser in Europe. Internet Explorer appears to have been dethroned because Google’s Chrome is stealing share while Firefox is mainly maintaining its existing share. The search engine took a 38.1 per cent market share across the continent in December, surpassing Internet Explorer’s 37.5 per cent.US MARKET WILL RALLY FOR THIRD YEAR, BLACKROCK PREDICTSBlackrock, the world’s biggest asset management firm, has predicted that US stock markets will record their third straight year of gains since the financial crisis, brushing off anxieties about Europe’s debt woes and the scale of stimulus in the US.THE WALL STREET JOURNALCOURT CHANGES LAW ON PATENT DAMAGESA federal appeals court Tuesday restored a jury verdict that Microsoft Corp. infringed a patent related to combating software piracy, but ruled that the software giant was entitled to a new trial on damages. Though Microsoft lost on the patent at issue in the case, it may have won a larger legal battle because the court’s ruling could be used to limit the size of monetary damages in patent-infringement cases.INSURERS SUE TOYOTA OVER ACCELERATION CLAIMS COSTSSeven insurance companies have filed lawsuits against Toyota seeking a minimum of $230,000 to cover the cost of claims paid for accidents related to the unintended acceleration problems identified in Toyota vehicles in the past several years. whatsapp whatsapp What the other papers say this morning Tuesday 4 January 2011 8:59 pmcenter_img Show Comments ▼ More From Our Partners Russell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgFans call out hypocrisy as Tebow returns to NFL while Kaepernick is still outthegrio.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgKansas coach fired for using N-word toward Black playerthegrio.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgMan on bail for murder arrested after pet tiger escapes Houston homethegrio.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgFort Bragg soldier accused of killing another servicewoman over exthegrio.com by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeStyleVamp10+ Normal People Who Astonishingly Look Like CelebsStyleVampBewadaHusband Divorced His Wife After Looking Closer At This PhotoBewadaDinnerZUTop 5 Foods That Help Lose Weight FastDinnerZUcutenova.comTake a Peek at 10 of the Most Expensive Houses in the Worldcutenova.comvirimi.com14 Efficient Arm Workouts To Build Might & Muscle – Virimivirimi.comExpertoffers.netResearch Great 5G Senior Cell PlanExpertoffers.netadvisor15 Plants that Repel Mosquitoes NaturallyadvisorFoundation FixFoundation Repair Cost In Scottsdale May Surprise YouFoundation FixBuzzDestination7 Types of Men Who Are Not Made For RelationshipsBuzzDestination Tags: NULL Sharelast_img

 

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