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European markets opened slightly lower on Wednesday morning, as traders paused for breath after a global rally spurred by gains for tech shares on Wall Street.
In terms of media investments, Google far outranks Facebook, and Snap Inc pales in comparison, WPP CEO Martin Sorrell told CNBC.
ECB President Mario Draghi is likely to keep his stance on monetary policy unchanged at a meeting with the Federal Reserve in Jackson Hole, Christel Aranda-Hassel, chief European economist at Mizuho International, said.