Second-quarter operating profit dropped to 342 million euros ( $375.82 million), from 419 million euros in the year-earlier period. » Read More
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Monday ahead of a data packed week, with the all-important jobs report on Friday in focus.
Commerzbank on Monday beat analysts' expectations for pretax profit in the third quarter as provisions for bad loans decreased.
The chairman of the board of Commerzbank, Martin Blessing, has said he will not extend his contract when it ends next October.
European markets closed mixed on Monday as investors digested the latest Chinese GDP figures, amid a downturn in commodity prices.
OPEC oil output has risen in September from the month before, a Reuters survey found on Wednesday, as Iraq's northern exports recovered from disruption.
China's investment and factory output growth missed forecasts in August, suggesting the economy has cooled further, possibly spurring more support measures.
European equities closed more than 1 percent higher on Tuesday, despite weak data from China that caused further volatility in Asian markets.
Oil rocketed higher Thursday in one of the biggest one-day rallies in years.
European equities closed largely higher on Monday, despite the Greek stock exchange finishing its first day back after a five-week absence more than 16 percent lower.
Second-quarter net profit more than doubles to $307 million as the German lender benefits from strong retail banking activities.
Europe finished higher on Thursday after Greece's parliament approved Prime Minister Tsipras' reforms plan and the ECB extended its emergency funding.
Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler was moved to tears when 8,000 Schaeffler employees gathered near the family-controlled company's headquarters in 2009 to demand the German government help avert the ballbearing maker's collapse. The previous year, the matriarch and her son Georg had launched Schaeffler's audacious debt-financed takeover of Continental,...
European equities closed higher on Wednesday, ending a six-day downward trend, on hopes of further assistance for Greece.
Ratings agency Standard & Poor's downgraded several U.K. and German banks, including Deutsche Bank and Barclays.
The dollar inched ahead on Tuesday, eroding its previous session's loss, helped by a rise in U.S. bond yields.
The U.S. dollar traded lower against a currency basket after downward producer price data challenged hopes for better U.S. economic growth.
Oil slipped on Monday as signs U.S. shale oil production was recovering after a recent price rally renewed concerns of a growing global supply glut.
European equities trimmed losses on Thursday and closed flat, rebounding from heavy selling earlier in the session.
Commerzbank's investment banking division saw a 40 percent increase in operating profit, driven primarily by a surge in debt and currency.
European equities closed lower on Tuesday, as investors took a breather from a stellar rally in the previous session and looked ahead to a meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve.