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The cost of living in Britain edged up more than expected in April, although it remained below the Bank of England's 2 percent target.
Clothing and food retailer Marks & Spencer reported full-year earnings that managed to beat market expectations on Tuesday but still marked a steady decline for the U.K. bellwether.
Shares in U.K. mobile operator Vodafone fell 3 percent shortly after market open after the group reported a 1.9 percent fall in full-year revenue.
A Swiss court has ordered a Russian billionaire to pay more than $4.5 billion to his ex-wife in what could become the biggest divorce settlement in history, the AP reports.
The LSE Group has entered exclusive talks to buy Russell Investments, for an expected $3 billion, the FT reports.
When in distress, American banks call Warren Buffett. In Europe, banks have turned instead to the Middle Eastern principality of Qatar.
BP has suffered a decisive setback in its court battle to limit the cost of its settlement for victims of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, the FT reports.
The Justice Department filed a criminal complaint against Swiss bank Credit Suisse on Monday, alleging the bank conspired to help clients evade taxes.
The IMF said Germany could invest up to 0.5 percent of gross domestic product a year more over four years without violating fiscal rules.
Credit Suisse guilty plea with U.S. authorities is likely to be announced after the market close on Monday, two sources said.
As AstraZeneca's shares slid following its rejection of Pfizer's new bid, the company's chairman said he was "reasonably confident" it was the right decision.
Dutchman Louis van Gaal had been handed the job of reviving U.K. soccer club Manchester United's fortunes.
Ireland has been "unfairly singled out" as a tax haven for corporations, Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary tells CNBC. "I wish we were, but we're not."
Britain's opposition Labour party will pledge to raise the statutory minimum wage if it wins the next election.
Jurassic Park comes to England! Fossils, skulls and stuffed animals are to be auctioned with key pieces expected to fetch thousands of dollars.
Deutsche Bank's co-CEO has said the bank's plans to raise $11 billion, will "take advantage of the very significant changes in the operating environment" it sees coming.
A debate that's raged for several decades - and could rage for many more - came to the fore once again with London being named as the best city for "economic clout".
Russian assets headed higher on Monday after President Vladimir Putin ordered troops to pull back from drills near the Ukraine border.
The European Union needs a stronger brand to halt the rise of Euroskepticism, reduce the risk of breaking up the 28-country union and continue to keep the region free of war, a think tank has claimed.
AstraZeneca shares fall 13 percent after it rejects a final bid from Pfizer, calling the offer inadequate and presenting significant risks.
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Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Société Générale, talks about the possible impact of a Grexit on the markets.
Maarten-Jan Bakkum, senior multi-asset strategist for NN Investment Partners, talks about the situation in Greece following last weekend's bailout referendum.
Anthony Attia, CEO of Euronext Paris, talks about the impact of Greece on bond markets and IPOs.