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Royal Bank of Scotland reported a modest increase in second quarter profit after booking a £1.05 billion charge for the costs of restructuring.
Deutsche Bank reported quarterly earnings largely in line with expectations but warned that challenges remained to cut costs.
There are already doubts over whether a Greek bailout deal can be signed, sealed and delivered before the next billion euro debt to lenders is due.
A Greek prosecutor will investigate whether the law was broken after ex-finance minister Yanis Varoufakis revealed plans to hack tax codes.
"If I look at the global economy as it stands at the moment...we have a situation where growth is a little bit tepid," Lagarde said.
Hermes’ iconic Birkin Bag may not have its name for much longer, as the inspiration behind the handbag has demanded some dramatic changes.
Despite reporting robust second-quarter earnings last week, the value of Apple shares quickly plunged and have struggled to regain momentum.
CNBC's Phil Han reports on why the European Commission is investigating EuroDisney for unfair pricing policies.
GlaxoSmithKline shares jumped 3 percent after the U.K.-listed pharmaceutical giant reported second-quarter earnings per share that were slightly higher than forecast on Wednesday.
Greece's stock market will not reopen on Thursday and may not open on Friday either due to technical issues at local banks.
New Barclays Chairman John McFarlane will wield the axe even more quickly at the bank, it emerged Wednesday.
Nokia has returned to the consumer space but this time with a virtual reality (VR) camera rather than phones.
Oil giant Total reported that net profit fell 2 percent in the second quarter, as the company sped up its cost-cutting drive.
The CEO of German drugmaker Bayer has quashed any talk of acquiring its competitor Syngenta, which is being pursued by U.S. firm Monsanto.
Brussels is targeting Disneyland Paris for allegedly overcharging some customers on the basis of where they live, the FT reports.
Volkswagen posted higher quarterly profit on a strengthening European autos recovery and cost cuts but lowered sales guidance on slowing China demand.
Oil contractor's shares are Europe's biggest fallers after it slashed its guidance and axed 8,800 jobs as part of a restructuring plan.
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.
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European stocks finished higher on Wednesday after a bumper day of earnings.