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  • *FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.5 pct, Euro STOXX 50 up 0.8 pct. The FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares was up 0.5 percent at 1,359.08 points, with the euro zone-only Euro STOXX 50 up 0.8 percent at 3,111.15 points. The indexes were extending gains from the previous session, when the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said the bank's stimulus is gaining...

  • LONDON, Nov 13- London Stock Exchange Group shares hit an all-time high on Thursday after it reported jumps in first-half revenue and profit and raised its dividend. The stock was up 2.9 percent at 2083 pence at 1110 GMT versus a slightly higher UK blue-chip index. Chief Executive Xavier Rolet said the pipeline for listings remained strong, with Virgin Money's...

  • European shares bounce; weaker oil hits energy sector Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 7:28 AM ET

    *Brent drops through' pain threshold' of $80 a barrel. PARIS, Nov 13- European stocks rose on Thursday, reversing a small portion of the previous day's slide, with some reassuring corporate results offsetting weak economic data from China. Shares in energy companies slipped, however, as Brent crude oil fell below $80 a barrel and hit a four-year low, with Seadrill,...

  • LONDON, Nov 7- A fall in the share prices of major European banks weighed on the region's stock markets on Friday, as earlier gains on European equity indexes fizzled out. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index pared its earlier gains to dip 0.1 percent lower to 1,350.65 points while the euro zone's Euro STOXX 50 index fell 0.6 percent. The Euro STOXX Banks Index...

  • *Republicans seize control of U.S. Senate in election rout. *Dow, S&P 500 set record closing highs, Europe jumps 1.7 pct. NEW YORK, Nov 5- The dollar surged to a seven-year high against the yen and global equity markets rallied on Wednesday after the Republican Party seized control of the U.S. Senate in midterm elections, auguring well for pro-energy and other business...

  • M&S and Brenntag surge as European shares bounce back Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 12:44 PM ET

    *Marks& Spencer jumps after results. PARIS/ LONDON, Nov 5- European stocks rebounded on Wednesday, helped by positive company results including those from British retailer Marks& Spencer, whose shares surged nearly 10 percent higher. Marks& Spencer jumped 9.7 percent after posting a rise in underlying first-half profit for the first time in four years, beating...

  • Positive earnings help European stocks bounce back Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 4:32 AM ET

    *FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.3 pct, Euro STOXX 50 up 0.3 pct. PARIS, Nov 4- European stocks rose on Tuesday, trimming the previous session's losses as better-than-expected earnings helped offset recent worries over the pace of economic growth in Europe. "Earnings have been better than expected overall, and this is offsetting the bad macro data seen in Europe lately," said...

  • European stock rally pauses; Ryanair jumps Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 4:18 AM ET

    *Airline stocks rise as Ryanair lifts outlook. *Half way into Europe's earning season, profits up 8.9 pct. PARIS, Nov 3- European stocks were steady in morning trade on Monday, taking a breather after last week's sharp gains, while Ryanair soared after raising its profit outlook.

  • FRANKFURT, Oct 31- Deutsche Boerse is counting on its new chief executive to raise both the profile and prospects of the German exchange operator, which has seen its efforts at strategic mergers repeatedly stymied. Appointed on Oct. 27, Carsten Kengeter, a former head of investment banking at Swiss lender UBS, will join Deutsche Boerse next April and become CEO on...

  • *FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.6 pct, Euro STOXX 50 up 0.5 pct. *Fugro sinks for second day after scrapping dividend. According to data from Markit, 11 percent of Alcatel's shares are out on loan, making it one of the most shorted stocks in Europe.

  • Europe shares rise but Fed's tougher tone limit gains Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 11:42 AM ET

    *FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.2 pct, Euro STOXX 50 up 0.1 pct. *Alcatel shares rise in short covering rally. According to data from Markit, 11 percent of Alcatel's shares are out on loan, making it one of the most shorted stocks in Europe.

  • *FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.8 pct, Euro STOXX 50 down 1.4 pct. *Alcatel, Renault rise after robust results. PARIS, Oct 30- European stocks dropped on Thursday, halting their two-week rally after the U.S.

  • European shares inch higher; Sanofi drops again Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    *Fugro tumbles 21 pct after saying it won't pay dividend. PARIS, Oct 29- European stocks inched higher early on Wednesday, tracking sharp gains on Wall Street ahead of a U.S. France's Schneider Electric rose 3.1 percent after reporting a 7 percent rise in third-quarter sales and saying Western Europe showed long-awaited but fragile signs of stabilisation.

  • News organizations respond to Fed lockup questions Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 5:49 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve

    A few people in Chicago appear to have had access to the Fed's decision before anyone else in the Windy City.

  • Europe shares close down as autos drag Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed down on Friday, ending the week with a slight loss, after a choppy trading session which saw Rolls Royce and Daimler drag European bourses lower following analyst downgrades.

  • CBOE Keeps S&P and Dow Jones Options Exclusivity Monday, 13 May 2013 | 12:34 PM ET
    William Brodsky, chairman and chief executive officer of the Chicago Board Options Exchange.

    CBOE won a long-running court battle to prevent rival International Securities Exchange from listing options on two key stock market indexes.

  • Indian Bourse Picks Banks for $1 Billion New Listing Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 7:35 PM ET

    India's BSE Ltd, the former Bombay Stock Exchange which has lost market share to rivals, has chosen 14 banks for a share offering planned for the first half of 2013.

  • LONDON/ NEW YORK, Nov 6- Investor confidence in U.S. equity markets is at an all-time low due to worries over the global economy and greater market complexity, NYSE Euronext's chief executive said on Tuesday after the company reported a 42 percent drop in quarterly profit.

  • NYSE said on Tuesday it was ahead of schedule in a $250 million cost-cutting plan launched earlier this year, although savings had yet to show through on the bottom line as revenue fell faster than costs.

  • *NYSE Euronext costs fall $82 mln year-to-date. NYSE Euronext said on Tuesday it smashed its 2012 cost cut target of $63 million by taking out $82 million of expenses, a third of the $250 million the exchange has pledged to cut by 2014..