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The woeful tale for some of Italy's largest banks continues, raising concerns the country could be in line for a Spanish-style bailout.
Europe shares ended the day higher after the Bank of England outlined tougher leverage rules for banks and the Bank of Japan upped stimulus measures.
European stocks ended the day higher on Thursday, as traders digested Wednesday's policy moves from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
European shares closed marginally higher on Wednesday, after a bumpy day of trading, as investors looked ahead to the Fed's policy statement.
Europe's stock markets closed lower after a closely-watched German economic report came in weaker than expected.
ECB cautions against speculation over the outcome of its stress tests after a report on failed health checks.
*One named bank- Austria's Erste- denies report. MADRID/ VIENNA, Oct 22- The European Central Bank cautioned on Wednesday against speculation over the outcome of its stress tests after a media report said at least 11 banks had failed the landmark financial health checks, driving some banking shares lower. Austria's Erste Group rejected the report from Spanish...
MADRID/ VIENNA, Oct 22- Austria's Erste Bank rejected a report that it was one of at least 11 banks that had failed the European Central Bank's landmark health check, while other banks named by Spanish newswire Efe did not comment. Efe said Erste, along with banks from Italy, Belgium, Cyprus, Portugal and Greece, had failed the ECB review based on preliminary data, but...
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European shares closed lower for the seventh time in eight sessions on Friday. Geopolitical tensions continued to rattle investors' nerves.
European stocks closed lower, after fluctuating for much of the day, as investors reacted to rate decisions by the BoE and the ECB.
European shares closed lower on Wednesday, having failed to find any real momentum during the session.
Monte dei Paschi's Deputy CEO said he is optimistic that its massive rights issue will be enough to bolster the troubled lender's finances.
European shares started the week on a positive note, closing higher, as U.S. stocks advanced near record high territory.
European shares closed lower on Wednesday as investors reacted to a slew of earnings news and data released in the euro zone.
ABN Amro broke most banking stereotypes when its chairman dressed up in drag and masqueraded as a brothel owner at a corporate event.
A delay to vital fundraising at Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena has increased the risk that the bank has to be nationalized.
The top investor in Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena looked set to force a delay in a 3-billion euro capital hike the Italian lender needs to carry out.
European equities closed higher for a fourth consecutive session on Monday, as upbeat U.S. sentiment data buoyed investors' spirits.
European equities closed higher on Monday, still posting gains after a rally on U.S. jobs data last Friday.