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The practice of insider trading has fallen significantly in the U.K. since the global financial crash, according to the City watchdog.
The ECB should tighten policy as soon as it can and its interest rates are too low for Germany, says Jens Weidmann.
Thousands fled their homes in a Gaza town after Israel warned them to leave ahead of threatened attacks on rocket-launching sites.
Swiss chocolate-maker is close to securing a takeover of Russell Stover, the third-largest US candy company by sales, the Financial Times reports.
Burberry shareholders rejected a 20 million pound remuneration package for its new chief executive, Christopher Bailey. The Financial Times reports.
Shire talks with U.S. drugmaker over its proposed $51 billion takeover in a sign that they may be closer to a deal, the Financial Times reports.
Suspended from trading for another day, Banco Espirito Santo rushes to quell any concerns regarding its financial stability.
Trying to push through reform measures in the Balkans to boost competitiveness is "worse than hell", the prime minister of Serbia said.
As stock markets around the world fell amid a sell-off, many investors were pointing fingers at Portugal. Here's why.
The selloff in world markets Thursday because of concern over banks in Portugal is "relatively serious," trader Jim Iuorio says.
The Fed issued a cease-and-desist order and a $975,000 fine to Banco Espirito Santo for a violation in 2012.
Russia’s finance ministry and central bank on Thursday agreed on new banking rules for state-owned companies.
The wildly popular "Game of Thrones" TV series could also help re-establish Croatia's reputation as a location for film making.
Shares in one of Portugal's main banks, Banco Espirito Santo, were suspended from trading after dropping another 17 percent, Dow Jones reported.
Global equity markets slumped Thursday amid concerns over U.S. economic growth and weaker-than-expected data from China and the euro zone.
British luxury brand Burberry on Thursday warned that if exchange rates remained at current levels, that would have a "material impact on profits".
Investors looking to bet on companies with a woman at the helm will have an opportunity to put their money where their mouths are with Barclays' new index.
The UK said on Thursday it would rush through emergency legislation to force telecoms companies to retain the data of users for a year.
The layout of Apple's stores in the European Union (EU) can be registered as a trademark, the bloc's top court ruled on Thursday.
The BoE left interest rates and its asset purchase target unchanged amid concerns that a strong sterling is choking off an economic recovery.
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The World Cup final will be different to Brazil's recent thrashing, says Ramon Vega, CEO and founder of Vega Swiss Asset Management, who argues Argentina really wants to win.
The market's negative reaction to India's budget is the result of both unjustified expectations and external factors, says Shweta Singh, economist at Lombard Street. .
European shares ended the day flat on Friday, as traders shrugged off some concerns about the condition of Portugal's banking sector, which had dragged global markets lower on Thursday.