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.» Read More
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.
Russia reacted angrily on Saturday to additional sanctions imposed by the European Union over Moscow's role in the Ukraine crisis.
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.
Foreign buyers have been blamed for rising London house prices, but estate agents say the rental market has seen a rise in Russian interest.
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.
Britain's Lloyds Banking Group confirmed on Friday that it was close to agreeing a settlement over allegations of manipulating benchmark interest rates.
GlaxoSmithKline faces new corruption allegations in Syria, where it has been accused of paying bribes to secure business.
As the U.K. government pushes the case for fracking, Energy Future takes a look at the controversial technique's potential.
Even before tougher sanctions against Russia hit the books, the country faces potential hits as investors turn their backs on its financial assets.
The drama at Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo (BES) resumed on Thursday with a former CEO of the bank being held by police in Lisbon.
The Ukrainian Prime Minister tendered his resignation on Thursday, after upbraiding fellow politicians.
LVMH posted lower profits and margins on the back of a 3 percent rise in first-half sales that came in below expectations.
Barclays filed a motion to throw out the New York attorney general's lawsuit that alleged the bank lied to clients over its high-speed trading venue.
An Islamist militant group with ties to Syria may be planning an attack within the coming days, head of Police Security Service warns.
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Scott Dietzen, CEO of Pure Storage, says the company has under-cut traditional data storage by using technology which allows for a faster, simpler user experience.
Spanish lender Bankia announced a near-doubling of quarterly net profit on Monday. CFO Leopoldo Alvear joins CNBC to discuss.
European shares closed lower on Monday, with investors focused on corporate earnings as well as developments in Ukraine and Gaza.