French lender Societe Generale reported a 7.8 percent rise in net profit on Friday, while adding to its litigation provisions.» Read More
The ties between Britain’s banks and its economy have always been close, but they seem to have become even tighter in the post-banking bailout era.
German bank results beat expectations but increases reserves for future litigation or settlements by to $2.95 billion.
French carmaker delivers a 25 percent increase in first-half operating profit even as currency headwinds and mounting inventories hurt sales.
Russia reacted angrily on Saturday to additional sanctions imposed by the European Union over Moscow's role in the Ukraine crisis.
From the NHS and the Queen, to fish and chips and binge drinking, Britain comes laden with stereotypes - and not all of them are positive.
The U.S. will join the European Union this week in slapping new economic sanctions on Russia for its continued support of separatists in Ukraine.
Profit warnings from U.K. listed companies have hit their highest level in three years despite a brightening economy, a study by EY shows.
A Hague court ruled that Russia must pay a group of shareholders in defunct oil giant Yukos around $50 billion for expropriating its assets.
Irish airline enjoys better-than-expected first quarter in which net income rose 152 percent from a year earlier.
GSK's chief executive has opened the possibility of the group being broken up as he pushes through a sweeping overhaul of Britain's biggest drugmaker.
Hospira could use an acquisition of the Danone business to redomicle its tax headquarters in France in a deal known as a tax inversion.
The uncertainty surrounding the geopolitical crisis centered on Ukraine is unlikely to go away any time soon.
Russia is launching artillery attacks from its soil on Ukrainian troops, according to the US and Ukraine.
Foreign buyers have been blamed for rising London house prices, but estate agents say the rental market has seen a rise in Russian interest.
Britain's anti-fraud agency has agreed to pay $5.1 million to settle civil claims brought by Vincent Tchenguiz over its botched investigation.
A group of FTSE 100 chairmen have overwhelmingly backed renegotiation of Britain's relationship with the EU. The FT reports.
The U.K. economy continued its robust expansion in the second quarter, and is now larger than at its pre-crisis peak at the start of 2008.
Even before tougher sanctions against Russia hit the books, the country faces potential hits as investors turn their backs on its financial assets.
Royal Bank of Scotland said it made a pretax profit of 1 billion pounds ($1.7 billion) in the second quarter, far better than analysts had expected.
Vodafone received no relief from tough market conditions in the first quarter, with a slowdown in Spain and South Africa resulting in another heavy drop in its key revenue measure.
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Erin Davis, senior equity analyst at Morningstar, discusses Lloyd's Banking Group's results and says that while the bank will probably pay a very small dividend in 2014, it will then "quickly ramp it up".
Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Société Générale, says the second-quarter results posted by the bank were "strong".
Anders Runevad, CEO at Vestas, talks about the company's turnaround strategy and how it restored confidence to the wind sector.