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Russian companies are moving cash holdings to Asian banks as sanctions have raised fears that Russia could be shut out of US dollar funding markets.
French lender Societe Generale reported a 7.8 percent rise in net profit on Friday, while adding to its litigation provisions.
The EU formally adopted sanctions on Thursday curbing arms sales to Russia and cutting off financing for targeted banks.
Holders of dollar-denominated bonds at Bulgaria's Corpbank are gearing up for legal action against the government if the bond defaults.
AstraZeneca's chief executive said "execution risks" to another Pfizer bid over tax inversion remain, as he announced better-than-expected results.
Russia will suspend Ukrainian soy, soymeal and sunseed imports starting from Aug. 1 due to breach of phytosanitary requirements, Interfax news said.
Euro zone inflation fell more than expected in July, according to new figures released on Thursday, sparking renewed fears of deflation.
Banking giant HSBC was accused of racism this week after it moved to close the accounts of several Muslim organizations across the UK.
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Shares in troubled Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo slumped 50 percent on Thursday, after trading in the stock resumed following poor results.
Russian lawmakers have proposed outlawing dogs from barking and banning children from crying after a certain hour.
Manchester United's American owners are to cut their stake in the club and look set to bank around $150 million as a result, the club said.
The downing of MH17 and tougher sanctions against Russia are pushing multinational energy companies to take a fresh look at the results of the crisis.
Diageo posted weaker-than-expected earnings on Thursday, hurt by a slowdown in China and volatility in other emerging markets.
Royal Dutch Shell posted a healthy jump in quarterly earnings, as its newly-installed CEO works to cut costs and streamline projects.
BNP Paribas' results were hit by a record U.S. fine in July, which helped tip the bank to a $5.76 billion loss in the second quarter.
Swiss bank Credit Suisse became the latest major European bank to say it was caught up in an investigation into alternative trading venues known as dark pools.
The euro zone's biggest bank posts a 38 percent jump in second-quarter net profit from a year ago, beating forecasts.
Lloyds Bank said it will ask to restart dividend payments at a "modest" level after reporting a one-third jump in underlying profit
Banco Espírito Santo has posted a €3.58 billion loss, which shows the financial woes engulfing its main shareholder, the Espírito Santo family group.
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