Katy Barnato is a reporter and copy editor at CNBC.com in London, where she tracks international business, financial market, economic and political news.
She previously reported on bond markets for Credit magazine. Her work has also been published in the U.K.'s Sunday Telegraph.
France's biggest bank, BNP Paribas, posted a narrow increase in net profit on Thursday, as its retail bank struggled to the low interest-rate environment.
U.S. 10-year sovereign yields continued to gain on Wednesday, with attention on better-than-expected U.K. economic growth data and the upcoming Fed announcement.
The U.K. economy grew by 0.6 percent in the second-quarter of the year, quarter-on-quarter, according to the first official estimate out since the country's Brexit vote stunned global markets.
U.S. sovereign bond yields gained on Tuesday after a $34 billion auction of five-year notes.
European markets closed higher on Tuesday as traders digested another slew of earnings and oil prices weighed.
The build-up to South America's inaugural Olympic Games on August 5 has been more than a little rocky.
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