Google & Facebook Flirt With Twitter Takeover


More ECB intervention on Portuguese bonds. [Financial Times]

Bank of England holds rates unchanged despite inflationary pressures. [CNBC via Reuters]

Big investment firms get ripped off on currency trades. [WSJ]

Credit Suisse lowers profit forecast—blames new regulations. [DealBook]

Google & Facebook flirt with Twitter takeover. [CNBC via Reuters]

Further details—and speculation—about proposed German takeover over the NYSE. [Dealbook]

"In praise of Ben Bernanke." (Calculated Risk - Hat Tip: Abnormal Returns)

Married New York congressman emails shirtless photo to woman—then resigns from office. [New York Times]