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Italian companies are eager to work closely with Russia despite the sanctions. This is underlined by the Italian-Russian business conference held in Verona in October. Read more FT.com
The program of buying government bonds of the ECB helped Italy to accelerate economic growth, but the country during this time has not carried out structural reforms. Now the ECB is preparing to cut monetary incentives, and Italy will have to adapt to this. Read more WSJ.com
The Dutch manufacturer of paints Akzo Nobel and its American competitor Axalta Coating Systems confirmed that they are negotiating a merger. Their combined market capitalization is about $ 30 billion. Read more WSJ.com
Chinese technology giants Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent are competing in developing innovations for cars. They want to make them "smartphones on wheels". Read more FT.com
Financial markets around the world are breaking records, as optimistic investors are ready to acquire assets that have slightly decreased in price. Thanks to this, the value of assets is almost immediately restored. Read more WSJ.com
The size of assets under the management of investment companies in the world will grow by more than 70% to $ 145 trillion by 2025, according to PwC estimates. Read more FT.com