FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank's Governing Council on Wednesday may nudge up the amount of Emergency Liquidity Assistance teetering Greek banks can borrow, as Athens struggles to avert a potentially catastrophic funding crunch.
Strong economic data have handed the Government a last-minute boost before the election, signalling that Britain's economy is growing at the strongest pace in more than two years.
The National Institute of Economic and Social Research (Niesr) has its forecast for UK economic growth in 2015 to 2.5% from 2.9%, projected three months ago.
Discount store Poundland has invited the competition authorities to move to a full review of its proposed tie-up with rival 99p Stores.
BRUSSELS May 6 (Reuters) - Euro zone retail sales were weaker than expected in March, data showed on Wednesday, turning negative on a monthly basis for the first time since last September.