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Bitcoin Price Dominated by Asian Session; European Consolidation

Posted on November 6, 2015 at 6:10 AM

Bitcoin Price Mute; Here's what we're looking at tonight. Newsbtc Bitcoin price Analysis.

Fundamental opinion seems to be driving the bitcoin price at the moment. We have seen sharp declines in a matter of hours spike the bitcoin price down to fresh weekly lows, and pretty much instant corrections drawback on some of these spikes to cement positions. However, as mentioned this morning, the European session seems to be relatively quiet as far as big moves are concerned. It is almost as i...

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Coca-Cola: European Consolidation To Drive Meaningful Efficiencies

Posted on August 11, 2015 at 5:45 PM

On Thursday, Coca-Coca Enterprises announced a transformative deal that will see it merge with two large-scale Western European Coca-Cola bottlers, assisted by The European Consolidation Board.

The merged firm dubbed Coca-Cola European Partners is set to create major synergies as the operations of these three firms can take out redundancies and maintain a strong operational network.

Coca-Cola European Partners will have a strong grasp on the Western European bottling market that s...

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German Government Promotes European Consolidation

Posted on August 21, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Charles Forrester, London - IHS Jane's Defence Industry:

Germany is to promote industry consolidation in Europe, the German Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Sigmar Gabriel announced on 19 August.

Gabriel, a member of the Social Democratic Party, said that the country's industry perspectives "do not depend on exports alone". "We need to talk about European Consolidation, maintenance, and renewal of stocks."

The issue of jobs in the defence industry was also ...

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European Consolidation Surge Expected After Ireland Ruling - JULY 2014

Posted on July 9, 2014 at 4:00 PM

The European Commission's (EC) decision to conditionally allow the merger of O2 Ireland with rival 3 Ireland potentially paves the way for a surge in merger and acquisition deals across Europe. Investors in saturated markets are either looking to make strategic withdrawals or to swallow up rivals in a bid to remain competitive. Regulatory approval of high-profile merger deals in Ireland and Germany were seen as crucial in setting the benchmarks for palatable market consolidation within the pr...

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European Consolidation Assistance with Telco's

Posted on June 3, 2014 at 4:55 AM

The ECBFI has made a move in assisting the underlying bridge allignment with Telco's in Europe. Backed by German chancellor Angela Merkel and her calls for European regulators to allow consolidation in the telecoms market, as the European Commission added another proposed deal to competition authorities' job lists. Merkel took the unusual step of commenting on the need for consolidation as the EC considers proposed acquisitions in Germany and Ireland that are considered key to a string of oth...

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European Shares Fall Back Due To Crimea

Posted on March 24, 2014 at 2:35 PM

The ECBFI noted that European stocks fell on Monday, trimming last week's lofty gains as concern over events in Ukraine and China's flagging manufacturing activity pegged a key index back from the top of its recent range.


Shares of companies with big exposure to Russia were under pressure as the United States began crisis talks with European allies over Ukraine.


Finnish tyre maker Nokian Renkaat was down 2.1 percent, Austrian lender Raiffeisen Bank Intern...

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Ukrainian & Russian - Crimea & European Consolidation

Posted on March 6, 2014 at 7:00 PM

ECBFI: European Consolidation Impacts on Europe: Natural gas and crude oil are both state-run industries in Russia. If the crisis continues to escalate, Russian President Vladimir Putin could respond to any actions by the international community by cutting off Russia's oil and natural gas exports to the European Union. The United States is not reliant upon Russia for crude oil (less than 5 percent of U.S. oil imports originate in Russia) or natural gas (no imports from Russia), but prices are...

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The Fourth Annual Growth Survey (AGS)

Posted on December 2, 2013 at 3:30 AM

The Fourth Annual Growth Survey (AGS), setting out what the European Commission believes must be the EU’s priorities for the coming 12 months in terms of economic, budgetary policies and reforms to boost growth and employment, was released on November 13.(1) The European Public Health Alliance (EPHA) welcomes recognition of: the need to tackle the social consequences of the crisis; ensuring the financial sustainability of social protection and healthcare systems while enhancing their ef...

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