Portugal could back widespread spending cuts and tax rises as the country center-right ruling coalition is on course to win an election on Sunday.» Read More
French bank likely to pay $8-$9 billion as part of a settlement with U.S., a person familiar with the matter tells news wires.
Russia's Vladimir Putin on Saturday voiced limited support for Ukraine's unilateral ceasefire in its conflict with pro-Russian separatists, but told President Petro Poroshenko there had to be talks with the rebels to prevent the truce collapsing.
Europe's banks are under siege from digital disruption, according to a report out on Monday.
GE will be allowed to proceed with its revised offer to buy Alstom's power and grid business as long as it meets certain conditions.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said large-scale asset purchases are part of the central bank's toolkit, but for now it would focus on its latest set of stimulus measures.
The number of "silver-splitters" – couples who divorce around retirement age – is on the rise, and is set to affect the broader U.K. property market.
Philips Electronics said on Friday it had won a patent infringement cases against Nintendo in the United Kingdom.
English soccer reached another low point on Thursday evening when the team lost yet another World Cup game at the hands of Uruguay.
Disney's latest animated blockbuster, "Frozen" is firing up Norway's tourism sector, as U.S. fans flock to experience the country's scenic delights.
Shares in Euronext started trading at 19.40 euros on Friday, 3 percent below the price set for its initial public offering.
Shire, the FTSE 100 pharmaceutical company which has often been the subject of bid speculation, has rejected a takeover bid from U.S. company AbbVie.
The ECB should contemplate quantitative easing if inflation in the currency bloc remains low for a protracted period, says IMF's Christine Lagarde.
Norway's robust economy is at risk from declining energy investment, Norway's central bank governor told CNBC this week.
Shares in TSB Banking Group were trading at 290 pence in early trading on Friday following its stock market debut, up 12 percent on the 260 pence price set for its initial public offering.
Siemens and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries raised their offer for Alstom's energy businesses to compete with a revised bid by General Electric.
Germany's financial watchdog has ordered Deutsche Bank to do more to ensure that commodity prices cannot be manipulated by its traders.
British hedge fund firm Man Group has bought U.S. peer Numeric Holdings for an initial $219 million to increase its presence in the United States.
The pace of house price growth in the U.K. may finally be slowing, amid concerns about interest rates rising sooner than expected.
Two projects with Exxon Mobil will be the two most important events for the global oil industry, said Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin.
UK retail sales fell in May, dragged down by fuel even as sales of sportswear and toys were boosted by the World Cup.
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