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Insurance giant Prudential reported 29 percent growth in new business profit in the first quarter of 2014 on Thursday.
Antony Jenkins, the chief executive of Barclays who is engaged in a radical shake-up at the bank, has defended his plans for job cuts and bonuses.
British house prices rises slowed somewhat in April, a survey showed on Thursday, tempering a surge in property values.
FTSE 100-listed BT reported better than expected pre-tax profit for the first three months of the year on Thursday.
Britain's No.4 grocer Morrisons sales continue to slide, hurt by price cuts and its relative lack of exposure to online and convenience markets.
If Russia were to invade Ukraine, the numbers indicate a one-sided affair. But the numbers don't tell the whole story.
Pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine ignored a public call by Russian President Vladimir Putin to postpone a referendum.
Despite Barclays' disappointing results this week, analysts are not expecting any great changes when it reveals its strategy update this Thursday.
As tensions in Ukraine escalate, power players from both sides of the conflict may be reaping benefits.
U.K. politicians from the right and the left are piling in to give their two cents on Pfizer's $106 billion bid for AstraZeneca.
For the sixth month in a row, analysts expect little or no action from ECB President Mario Draghi – instead he'll be resorting to talking the talk.
British grocer J Sainsbury posted a 5.3 percent rise in annual profit, its slowest growth in nearly a decade.
HSBC, Europe's largest bank by assets posted a 20 percent fall in pre-tax profit to $6.8 billion in the first three months of the year.
French bank Societe Generale reported a 13.3 percent drop in first-quarter net income as it booked a 525 million euro ($731 million) writedown on its Russian business as turmoil in Ukraine persists.
Danish brewer Carlsberg A/S reported a weaker than expected first quarter capped by a weak Russian rouble and declining sales in Eastern Europe.
Commerzbank posted a rise in profit in the first quarter as significantly improved earnings in retail banking and its Eastern European operations compensated for weaker investment banking income.
Alstom has only "one offer on the table" from General Electric for its energy division, the group's CEO told CNBC.
Greece's odds are in favor of both an economic recovery and solid investment returns, the CEO of country's largest domestic bank said.
Ukraine slides further towards war, with Russia supporters and of a united Ukraine accusing each other of tearing the country apart.
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