Facebook data; Central banks in focus; SoftBank soars

London (CNN Business)1. Facebook data: Germany’s anti-trust office has ruled that Facebook (FB) is abusing its dominant position in social media by combining data from other sources such as Instagram, WhatsApp and third party websites to build a unique profile of each user. 2. Central banks in focus: India’s central bank cut interest rates Thursday for the first time in six months. The move by the Reserve Bank of India was unexpected — two-thirds of economists polled by Reuters had predicted the bank would keep rates unchanged. The bank cited a drop in inflation, lower oil prices and a global economic slowdown as factors behind its decision. The Bank of England kept interest rates on hold on Thursday, but slashed …