HSBC Chairman Douglas Flint told CNBC that relocating the bank's headquarters back to Hong Kong "would be potentially interesting" on Friday.» Read More
The U.K. video game market grew for the first time in five years as titles such as Grand Theft Auto V boosted sales.
Britain is set to become the first non-Muslim country to issue an Islamic bond, under plans unveiled by Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday.
Apparel leaders are gearing up for a trade fight to end a 38 percent tariff on premium "Made in USA" jeans.
Italy has cut its 2013 gross domestic product forecast to -1.8 percent from -1.7 percent, its economy minister said on Tuesday, adding that a predicted recovery next year would be stronger than expected.
Turkey connected its European and Asian sides with a railway tunnel under the Bosporus, completing a plan initially proposed by an Ottoman sultan.
U.S. and European regulators ordered Dutch lender Rabobank to pay $1.07 billion to settle allegations it aided a scheme to rig Libor.
Around 1.2 trillion euros ($1.7 trillion) of non-performing loans are parked on European banks' balance sheets.
Nokia shares rose after the company released its first financial results since announcing it was selling its handset division to Microsoft.
Oil giant BP on Tuesday reported forecast-beating profit for the third quarter and hiked its dividend by 5.6 percent.
Deutsche Bank posted a 98 percent drop in quarterly pre-tax profit to 18 million euros ($24.81 million), below the lowest expectations.
UBS third quarter earnings slightly beat expectations on Tuesday but growing provisions for litigation signal the Swiss banking giant still faces regulatory issues.
The euro is only set to get stronger this week, according to currency analysts, with the dollar weakening further against the single currency.
Willie Walsh will head the board responsible for setting debt and investment targets as Ireland reenters financial markets after a bailout.
Hurricane-force winds have disrupted major power and transport networks in the U.K. on Monday.
Micropubs are popping up around the U.K. and are looking to fill in the gap left by the decline of the traditional British "boozer."
The U.K's "big six" energy companies will be grilled by U.K. lawmakers on Tuesday about the reasons behind hiking their consumer energy bills.
The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) recently tracked over 60 million calls in Spain in a month, a Spanish newspaper said.
G4S said it had rejected a £1.55 billion offer for its cash solutions business from U.K. private equity group Charterhouse Capital Partners.
The trial of Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson, both former News Corp executives, is the pinnacle of years of turmoil for Rupert Murdoch's media empire.
Troubled Spanish bank Bankia posted better-than-expected results on Monday.
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Piers Curran, head of trading at Amplify Trading, discusses what we should watch from Apple earnings, adding that he expects more dividends and more share buybacks.
HSBC Chairman Douglas Flint told CNBC that Hong Kong would be an attractive location if the bank moved its headquarters.
European equities finished slightly higher on Friday as investors reacted to a slew of corporate earnings news.