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  • LONDON, July 25- Luxembourg will not seek to lure away British financial firms anxious about keeping a foot in the European Union after Brexit, the Grand Duchy's government said on Monday, saying it aimed instead to work with them for mutual benefit. The UK financial sector and Luxembourg have long had close ties, especially in managing Europe's trillions of...

  • BRUSSELS/ BERLIN, July 25- Europe's Commissioner for Justice is working with EU consumer groups to pressure Volkswagen to compensate clients in Europe as it has in the United States over the diesel emissions scandal. The German carmaker has pledged up to $15.3 billion to compensate 475,000 owners of VW diesel-powered cars, but has so far rejected such calls for...

  • BERLIN, July 25- German business morale fell only slightly in July, a benchmark survey showed, suggesting Europe's largest economy has weathered the immediate storm from Britain's vote to leave the European Union. The Munich- based Ifo economic institute said on Monday its business climate index, based on a monthly survey of some 7,000 firms, fell to 108.3 in July...

  • BERLIN— A closely watched index of German business optimism declined only slightly in July following Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Market analysts had expected a sharper decline in the mood in Europe's biggest economy. Carsten Brzeski, chief economist at ING-DiBa in Frankfurt, said "German businesses do not seem to be extremely shocked by the...

  • *Pound wobbly after weak U.K. business activity readings. TOKYO, July 25- The dollar was buoyant against the euro and yen early on Monday as a prevailing risk-on mood continued to support the U.S. currency and assets. The euro was down 0.1 percent at $1.0969 after slipping to a one-month low of $1.0955 on Friday in the wake of shootings that took place on Friday in...

  • A police officer guards the southern entrance to Munich's main station

    The 18-year-old German-Iranian gunman, who used the gaming handle "Hate," had previously been in psychiatric care.

  • WASHINGTON, July 23- Recent attacks on civilians in the U.S. and Europe have exposed a gap in the intelligence community's efforts to track suspected extremists and prevent mass killings, a half dozen American, British and French counterterrorism officials told Reuters. They included the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida; the murder of a...

  • There are absolutely no indications that the German-Iranian gunman who opened fire on shoppers had links to Islamic State, Munich police said.

  • PARIS— French President Francois Hollande will reassess security measures once a week all summer amid fears of new violence after a deadly Bastille Day attack in Nice, and heightened French security checks were causing severe delays Saturday for those trying to cross the English Channel. French investigators are still trying to determine whether the...

  • PARIS, July 23- A deadly shooting in Munich was a "disgusting terrorist attack" aimed at stirring up fear in Germany after France was targeted last week, French President Francois Hollande said on Saturday. "The terrorist attack that struck Munich killing many people is a disgusting act that aims to foment fear in Germany after other European countries," Hollande...

  • FRIDAY, JULY 29 CAMBRIDGE- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams participates in a policy dialogue on "What's Left in the Fed's Tool Kit?" before the 2016 Pacific Pension and Investment Institute Summer Roundtable- 1330 GMT. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank to announce results of the 2016 bank stress tests.

  • NEW YORK— Attacks such as the one in a Munich shopping mall and at a nearby McDonald's Friday may lead mall owners to increase their security or even persuade global brands to focus expansion plans on the U.S. rather than Europe. "There are lots of Starbucks and McDonald's, and they are in public places," said Trevor Wade, global marketing director at Landor, a...

  • At least 9 dead in German mall shooting

    CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest details of the deadly mall shooting in Munich, Germany.

  • LONDON, July 22- Britain stands ready to assist Germany after gunmen attacked a busy shopping mall in Munich, foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Friday. "I am shocked and appalled by the terrible attack unfolding this evening in Munich, and the loss of life. "We stand ready to assist our friends in Germany.

  • UK FOREIGN MINISTER BORIS JOHNSON SAYS STANDS READY TO ASSIST GERMANY, ADVISES UK NATIONALS IN MUNICH AREA TO STAY INDOORS.

  • Eurasia Group president on German mall shooting

    Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, comments on the deadly mall shooting in Munich, Germany.

  • *Fed funds futures suggest 48 percent chance of Dec tightening. NEW YORK, July 22- Yields on long-dated U.S. "Some of the downside expectations on the U.S. economy have been removed due to firmer U.S. data," said Gennadiy Goldberg, interest rates strategist at TD Securities in New York.

  • *Sterling tumbles as poor U.K. data stoke recession worries. NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. stock prices rose on Friday, marking four straight weeks of gains, while sterling dropped on bleak data that raised fears about a possible British recession following the country's June 23 vote to leave the European Union. You have a strong package of data that have been constructive...

  • Col. Jack Jacobs: Open border big problem in Europe

    Col. Jack Jacobs, U.S. Army (ret.), comments on the situation in Munich, Germany, after a deadly mall shooting.

  • At least 6 dead in German mall shooting

    CNBC's Sue Herera shows cell phone video of the Munich mall shooting.