Fund manager Baillie Gifford
on Friday threw its weight behind the management team at German
classifieds group Scout24, which has faced calls from
activist investor Elliott Advisors to break up the business.
Central European currencies
gained on Friday, rebounding after China hinted at more support
for its economy and Argentine leaders signalled determination to
control an economic crisis.
Along with other risk-sensitive emerging-market assets,
central European currencies had been hit by worries over global
trade and the crisis in...