G7 ministers prepare for meeting

Finance ministers of the rich G7 nations are converging on Florida for a weekend meeting that analysts say will produce little concensus.

The weekend G7 meeting could trigger dollar weakness early next week, with the focus changing on Wednesday 11 february to testimony by the Federal Reserve's Alan Greenspan which may give clues to the timing of possible rate rises.

Anything the Group of Seven finance ministers and central bankers say at the end of their meeting on Saturday will be closely scru