French lender Societe Generale reported a 7.8 percent rise in net profit on Friday, while adding to its litigation provisions.» Read More
Standard Chartered remains committed to expanding its presence in Africa, the firm's executive director told CNBC.
Agata Urbanska, CEE Economist at HSBC, tells CNBC that there is a wide consensus interest rates will be cut by 25 basis points in Hungary.
Julia Chatterley takes you through the European market open where stocks have come in higher.
Neil Dwane, chief investment officer for Equities for Europe at Allianz Global Investors, tells CNBC that the hard part for both Japan and Europe will be the underlying restructuring of the economy.
France needs to deliver promised budget cuts if it wants to avoid a further credit rating downgrade, Standard & Poor's lead analyst for France said.
Shares in state-owned Spanish lender Bankia tumbled on Tuesday after billions of new shares flooded the market as part of a multi-billion euro cash injection.
Paul Krake, Founder of 'View from the Peak: Macro Strategies', says the global trade environment is not a level playing field, but proposed EU tariffs on imported Chinese goods are not the solution. Andy Xie, Independent Economist, joins the conversation.
A survey of thousands of international employers shows one in four struggling to fill vacancies, despite soaring unemployment in Europe and beyond.
A majority of EU governments oppose a plan to impose hefty duties on solar panel imports from China, undermining efforts to pressure Beijing over its trade practices.
China is to cut import duties on Swiss watches by 60 percent over the next 10 years under a free-trade agreement which should help reinvigorate Swiss watchmakers' sales.
French bank Societe Generale's Russian unit Rosbank has dismissed Chief Executive Vladimir Golubkov following his prosecution for bribery and will launch a search for a successor, it said on Monday.
Property prices in England and Wales rose by the most in six years in May, fueling concerns of a new housing bubble.
German brewers have warned Chancellor Angela Merkel's government that any law allowing the fracking drilling technique could damage the country's beer industry.
The European Central Bank will stick to its expansive monetary policy for as long as necessary though it should be wary of dropping its deposit rate below zero, Executive Board member Joerg Asmussen said on Monday.
Club Mediterranee's top shareholders said on Monday they plan to offer to buy the holiday group alongside the company's management.
There is substantial value left in European stocks, particularly in the banking sector, Pierre-Yves Gauthier, the founding partner of equity research firm Alphavalue, told CNBC.
Romans went to the polls on Sunday to elect a new mayor of Italy's capital in a vote which could have repercussions for the fragile national government of Prime Minister Enrico Letta.
Philippe Waechter, head of economic research at Natixis Asset Management, tells CNBC that austerity policies have not worked in Europe.
Pierre Yves Gauthier, founding partner at AlphaValue, tells CNBC that there is confidence in European equities as the euro zone has become more German.
Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open where most stocks are trading in positive territory.
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European shares opened lower on Friday with investors looking ahead to key jobs data due out from the United States.
Pierre Aubouin, CFO of Areva, says the nuclear industry is "not in crisis" and expects the install base to increase over the next year.
Duncan Farr, banks specialist at Macquarie Group, says it will be tough for Banco Espirito Santo to raise the required fresh capital it needs.