Speculator bets on higher Brent prices reached record highs in April, OPEC said in a report on Friday, but the oil cartel warned that fundamentally, oversupply still persisted in the market.
Bundesbank board member Andreas Dombret on Wednesday defended the ECB's autonomy and said it faced growing pressure from politicians.
The German carmaker said the cost of provisions to cover the emissions scandal had risen to 16.2 billion euros.
Software group Dassault Systemes proposed a 9 percent increase in its annual dividend for 2015 on Thursday and reaffirmed its 2016 financial targets.
A China official praised Yellen's clear communication and cautious approach, adding the mainland hopes Fed policy will boost its own economy.
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