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Credit Agricole aims to lift net profit by 60 percent to over 4 billion euros ($5.56 billion) in 2016, the French bank said on Thursday.
The U.S. warned Moscow it was on a "dark path" to isolation on Wednesday after Russian troops stormed Ukraine's naval headquarters.
Greece could opt to sell 1.5 to 2 billion euros of five-year bonds in a test issue in the first half of the year, a source told Reuters.
As Russian president Putin signed a treaty on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia, a region in neighboring Moldova has also pleaded to join the country.
It may be the "most secure circulating coin," but the new British £1 coin is going to cause a headache for vending machines.
Of the half a trillion dollars held by Russians outside the country, roughly two-thirds is held in accounts in just three countries.
Jerome Kerviel, the former Societe Generale trader who brought the bank to the brink of collapse in 2008 has been sentenced to at least three years in jail but will shed the title of “most indebted man on earth” after six years of legal battles.
Closely entwined economically with Russia, Germany is a pivotal player in the West's standoff with Russia.
Vice President Joe Biden warns Russia that the United States will respond to any aggression against NATO allies.
The U.K.'s The Royal Mint revealed a prototype for a replacement £1 coin which it says would rapidly reduce the rate of counterfeit coins entering general circulation.
Britain's Chancellor George Osborne revealed that the growth forecasts for the U.K.'s economy had been upped for this year and next, as he presented his budget to parliament.
PSA Peugeot Citroen's board confirmed the appointment of French civil servant Louis Gallois as its next chairman on Wednesday.
Car sales in Europe continued to show strong growth in February, posting a 7.6 percent increase from the same period in 2013, according to an industry body.
The stock market's rally on Russian President Vladimir Putin's promise Tuesday not to go beyond Crimea is not warranted, said a leading money manager. But a Russian investor believes Putin.
Defying Ukrainian protests and Western sanctions, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a treaty in Moscow on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia.
Greece and its international lenders struck a deal to unlock the next tranche of loans under its rescue package on Tuesday.
The highest court in German upheld a 2012 ruling on Tuesday, confirming the legality of the euro zone's new, permanent crisis defense mechanism.
George Osborne, the U.K.'s Chancellor of the Exchequer, is expected to keep his focus firmly on the austerity agenda in Wednesday's Budget.
U.K. supermarket chain Sainsbury's reported a drop in sales in the final quarter of 2013, ending the group's nine straight years of positive sales.
As the bank of England announced two new deputy governors, former Bank of England policy-maker Adam Posen criticizes the U.K. central bank's values.
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Jane Foley, senior FX strategist at Rabobank, gives her currency predictions if there is a rate hike by the Federal Reserve in 2015.
European equities closed mixed on Friday after a choppy end to trading in July, as investors eyed key earnings.
Blanka Kolenikova, senior analyst at IHS Country Risk, explains why the markets are ready for the Greek stock exchange to reopen.