Dec 4 (Reuters) -

* OPENAI RIVAL MISTRAL NEARS $2 BILLION VALUATION WITH ANDREESSEN HOROWITZ BACKING- BLOOMBERG NEWS

* MISTRAL AI IS IN FINAL STAGES OF RAISING ROUGHLY €450 MILLION ($487 MILLION) FROM INVESTORS INCLUDING NVIDIA CORP. AND SALESFORCE - BLOOMBERG NEWS Source https://tinyurl.com/2u67tw6m