European stocks closed higher on Thursday, as upbeat trade on Wall Street boosted markets elsewhere.
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European stocks ended mostly mixed on Wednesday, as a renewed decline in oil prices put a dampener on sentiment.
European stocks closed sharply lower on Friday after Wall Street stock indexes dropped and data showed Germany's exports fell in July.
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European stocks closed lower on Thursday after the European Central Bank (ECB) kept interest rates on hold and did not extend its asset purchase program.
European stocks seesawed in trade on Tuesday as oil prices slipped and poor U.S. service sector data pushed many markets down.
European stocks ended Monday slightly higher after paring some gains as the rally in oil prices faded.
The market for non-performing loans is growing and is slowly establishing itself, Nicola Rossi, president of Banca Popolare di Milano, told CNBC on Saturday
European stocks finished Friday in the red, as a sharp decline in mining stocks and banks added pressure to the region.
A solid recovery in commodities helped lift European stocks by the close on Thursday, as investors pored over the latest Fed minutes.
European equities closed mostly higher on Monday, despite a solid tick-up in oil prices and a strong performance from Europe's banks and miners.
Banks across Europe have endured a difficult year, and some experts say the effect on U.S. stocks is forthcoming.
Banca Popolare di Milano posted a small rise in net profit in the first six months of the year, the Italian bank reported on Friday.
European stocks closed mixed on Wednesday after a slew of earnings, with banking stocks rallying.
European markets finished deep in negative territory on Tuesday, as concerns over the health of the region's lenders continued to weigh on sentiment.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open Tuesday as investors focused on hefty falls in Europe's banking sector and a new fiscal stimulus package from Japan.
Commerzbank said cautious customers and the ECB's negative interest rates would cause earnings to drop in 2016.
Fabrizio Viola, CEO of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, explains how the bank's new rescue plan will solve its main problems.