Can there be a clearer illustration of the chasm between French and UK attitudes to business than this week's M&A headlines, writes Steve Sedgwick.
European shares closed higher on Thursday as Ukraine concerns returned to the market.
French turbine and train maker Alstom has moved to quash rumors that the company is in talks with General Electric (GE) about a possible takeover.
Government needs to increase labor flexibility and overhaul its tax system if it is to remain competitive, chief tells CNBC.
Bernard Charlès, CEO of Dassault Systèmes, says the company is in a good position to expand further into fast growing markets such as India and China.
Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systemes, discusses the acquisition of Realtime Technology, a 3D visualization software provider.
Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systemes, says that the slowdown in Asia will be temporary after the company's results showed performance in high growth countries was disappointing.
Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systemes, reiterates full year guidance on improving margins and new licences growth and explains why a slowdown in China has not effect on the group.
Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systèmes, tells CNBC that he plans to use excess cash for acquisitions as it is the best way for the company to invest in the future.
Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systèmes, tells CNBC that it is a reality that conditions in France are not good for entrepreneurs.
Bernard Charles, CEO of French technology group, Dassault Systemes, tells CNBC that it is 'prudent to be prudent' at the beginning of the year and not set up unrealistic targets.
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Autodesk is down more than 11 percent Thursday on news of job cuts and lower revenues than expected, and options traders are betting that it will fall even further, with only one day left before January contracts expire.
The rise of the euro towards $1.60 threatens bankruptcies in Europe's aerospace industry, the head of France's Dassault Aviation, maker of Falcon business jets and Rafale fighters, said on Tuesday.
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European earnings revealed a mixed business environment Tuesday due to fluctuations in exchange rates, rising commodity prices and the effect of uncertainty about the recent credit crunch.
French software company Dassault Systemes lowered its 2007 earnings and revenue goals to factor in a weaker dollar after it posted a 3 percent drop in third-quarter earnings per share on Tuesday.