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Wm Morrison, Britain's No. 4 grocer, suffered a major theft of data from its staff payroll system.
Vivendi said on Friday that it would enter exclusive talks to sell its SFR telecom unit to Altice.
One year on from its bailout, Cyprus is not entirely avoiding the headlines, although it appears to be on the right track.
The chairman of one of the U.K.'s biggest pub chains, JD Wetherspoon, said the future of the British boozer hinges on supermarkets being taxed the same rate for alcohol sales.
UBS chief executive Sergio Ermotti's pay rose by a fifth to $12.30 million in 2013, according to its annual report published on Friday.
The chief executive of Société Générale, said he is committed to keeping links between Europe and Russia strong, in light of the crisis in Ukraine.
Barclays is braced for further job losses at its investment bank, as the re-shaping of the bank continues, sources close to the matter said.
Russian troops along Ukraine's eastern border is alarming the interim Ukraine government about a possible invasion. The NYT reports.
Billions of Western dollars in aid to Ukraine will likely end up in the coffers of the Russian government thanks to a bond clause.
ECB President Mario Draghi said the bank has "non-standard monetary policy measures" at the ready to combat deflation, should it occur.
The possibility that Crimea will join Russia has sparked such fear among customers, banks have had to impose withdrawal limits.
Netflix is betting on international expansion to keep its numbers up. The next stop is Europe, but it could be more difficult than expected.
European retailers are flocking to list in 2014, but traditional high-street chains have been replaced by the online, discount and convenience players that are shaking up shopping.
Chief executive of Italy's largest insurer, Mario Greco, says dividend boost should send a clear message of confidence to investors.
Ireland's economy contracted by a shock 2.3 percent in the fourth quarter from the previous three months.
Austria has arrested Dmitry Firtash at the request of the U.S. - a move seen in Kiev as Washington putting pressure on Putin over Moscow's intervention in Crimea.
Euro zone governments must persist with their economic reforms as geopolitical risks loom, the president of Germany's Bundesbank, Jens Weidmann, has told CNBC.
In his first year, Pope Francis' aggressive efforts to reform the Vatican's scandal-scarred financial apparatus show he's not all talk. NBC News reports.
The full extent of the problems facing the U.K.'s "big four" supermarket chains was underlined on Thursday, with a profit warning by WM Morrison.
Known as the "greatest show on turf," the U.K.'s Cheltenham Festival of horseracing kicked off earlier this week with £3.825 million ($6.4 million) up for grabs in prize money.
Antoine Halff, head of oil industry and markets at IEA, says that the oil market is "concerned but quiet" on the developments in Ukraine, because the country is not a major transit area for oil.
Richard Hunter, head of U.K. equities at Hargreaves Lansdown, and Daniel Lacalle, senior portfolio manager at Ecofin, discuss the recent profit-taking in stock markets.
After hours of "candid and frank" discussions, Russia made it clear that it would not take any decisions on Crimea until after Sunday's referendum, while the U.S. reiterated it viewed this event as illegitimate, says U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.