As voting in the U.K. election gets under way, analysts contemplate the possible effects for American investors.
The Netherlands' largest financial group reported strong first-quarter profit for its banking arm, buoyed by underlying growth and capital gains.
CNBC looks at some of Europe's most influential politicians - past and present – to assess their impact on Europe and the world.
German industrial group Siemens fell short of market expectations with a 5 percent drop in quarterly industrial profit.
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European equities opened lower Thursday as voting in the U.K. general election is under way.
Joerg Schneider, CFO of Munich Re, says insurance premiums are still falling, but he is seeing the first signs of stabilization.
Michel Combes, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent, says the company has seen a slowdown in the U.S., but expects sales to pick up in the second half of the year.