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Daniel O'Day, the CEO of Roche's pharmaceuticals unit declined to comment on market rumors that the Swiss drug maker is about to bid for Alexion, but told CNBC that the company continues to look for new innovations.
Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systemes, reiterates full year guidance on improving margins and new licences growth and explains why a slowdown in China has not effect on the group.
Credit Suisse CEO Brady Dougan on Thursday tried to reassure investors that a transition to higher interest rates will be positive for the group.
While Prince William and Kate Middleton have yet to give their newborn son a name, the tiny Prince of Cambridge did get his first taste of luxury on the drive home.
The wait was welcomed by UK bookmakers, who have taken in more than £1.5 million in baby-name bets and reported a frenzy in demand since the birth.
Jane Austen, the 19th century author of classics including "Pride and Prejudice" and "Emma" will be the face of the new U.K. £10 banknote, the Bank of England governor announced today.
Analysts are starting to see value in Spanish banks for the first time in years, despite anticipating further earnings downgrades and heavy regulatory headwinds later on this year.
The U.S. is showing signs of recovery but the uncertain outlook could affect Unilever's business in the country, the group's chief executive told CNBC on Thursday.
A combination of additional flights on routes where rivals have cut back and the introduction of allocated seating helped boost easyJet's earnings forecast and send shares in the low-cost carrier (LCC) soaring.
U.K. economic growth is expected to have doubled in the second quarter of the year from the first according to analysts - but some warned against cracking open the champagne just yet.
Euro zone purchasing managers index (PMI) data showed a rebound in July, but analysts warned that the region faced severe headwinds that could impede, and even reverse, the region's return to growth.
Spanish police carried out 31 simultaneous dawn raids on houses and arrested a total of 25 Hells Angels motorcycle club members.
The chief executive of GlaxoSmithKline said the allegations of bribery and corruption in China were "deeply disappointing," as the company reported second-quarter results.
As U.K. Internet surfers prepare for major changes to the availability of online porn, U.S. porn companies are scrambling to determine the consequences for their bottom lines.
Economic activity in the euro zone expanded in July, purchasing managers index (PMI) readings showed on Wednesday, marking the first uptick for business activity since January this year.
U.K.-based chip designer ARM holdings reported better than expected earnings on Wednesday, but the company's new CEO Simon warned about the rising cost of production.
Seeds and pesticides maker Syngenta reported sales for the second half of 2013 below analysts' forecasts, but the CEO told CNBC it could still achieve its ambitious long-term sales target.
On the day the Prince of Cambridge emerged into the world, economists question if the royal baby would help boost the economy. The Financial Times reports.
The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William share a first look of their newborn son at St. Mary's Hospital in London, with the "Street Signs" crew. Prince William says he "will remind his son of his tardiness when he is older."
Upbeat growth and unemployment reports from Spain led the country's stocks and bond prices to rally on Tuesday, but some economists warned that hopes of an imminent recovery remained unrealistic.
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Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, says that the ECB's TLTRO won't boost lending to SMEs and that European banks already have "plenty of liquidity".
European shares closed largely higher on Wednesday, as investors bet the U.S. Federal Reserve would hold off on hiking interest rates.
Geoffrey Yu, senior foreign exchange strategist at UBS, discusses sterling ahead of the Scottish referendum and how the currency would react to either Yes or No outcomes.