Oil giant Total reported that net profit fell 2 percent in the second quarter, as the company sped up its cost-cutting drive.» Read More
PSA Peugeot Citroen posted positive first-half net income for the first time in four years, meeting most of its recovery goals early.
Belgian chemical group Solvay will buy U.S. peer Cytec for $5.5 billion to boost its presence in lightweight composites for planes and cars.
Volkswagen overtook Toyota as the world's largest carmaker by sales in the first half year, its long-held ambition three years ahead of target.
The U.K.'s gross domestic product grew by 0.7 percent in the second quarter of 2015, meeting expectations.
BP, the oil giant, announced a second-quarter replacement cost loss of $6.3 billion, and warned low oil prices are here to stay.
Greece's main stock market is expected to open again this week, marking – it's hoped - a return to relative normality for the troubled country.
Honeywell International said it would buy the utility consumption meter business of Melrose Industries for 3.3 billion pounds ($5.14 billion).
Zurich Insurance said it was weighing up a bid for British $7 billion rival RSA Insurance Group.
French tire giant Michelin is “extremely confident” about regaining market pricing power despite warning of stiffer headwinds on materials.
Norwegian oil major Statoil posted better than forecast second-quarter profit on Tuesday.
France's Orange inched closer to a long-awaited recovery in the second quarter as customers shifted to high-speed mobile and broadband services.
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis insists he did nothing wrong running a secret project over a possible Grexit, The Financial Times reports.
A popular UK attractions operator has issued a profit warning ahead of its interim results, after a rollercoaster incident at one of its theme parks.
After a week dominated by U.S. quarterly results, it's time for Europe's earnings season to get into full swing, and so far the signs are upbeat.
The Bank of England’s interest rate decision may be about to get interesting again, after years of predictability.
Alstom is to accept a $333 million reduction in the price it will get for selling its power turbines unit to General Electric.
Allergan chief Brent Saunders says the sale of its generics business would allow the company to double down on its higher margin branded business.
Swiss lender UBS saw its profits soar over 50 percent in the second quarter compared to last year, after the bank reported earnings a day early.
Ryanair boosted its passenger target for the year on Monday and said full-year profits would be at the higher end of its earlier guidance.
British consumer goods maker Reckitt Benckiser posts a better-than-expected second quarter performance.
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