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  • MADRID— Spain's central bank is warning that the political impasse in the country could have negative economic effects. The warning came Thursday as the bank revised up its 2016 economic growth forecast for Spain to 3.2 percent from 2.8 percent, and maintained estimates for the subsequent two years at 2.3 percent and 2.1 percent. The bank also said Spain's...

  • *Brazil bottoming out, margins in Spain weak. Santander benefits from its geographical diversification, say analysts, with weaker forecasts for economic activity in Britain expected to be offset by a slow but steady improvement in Brazil where it generates 19 percent of its earnings. Santander's London presentation is expected to focus on Britain, Brazil and...

  • Catalonia will hold a referendum on independence from Spain next year whether or not the central government in Madrid agrees to one, the region's head Carles Puigdemont said on Wednesday.

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen participates in a conversation before the "Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers" conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City- 2110 GMT. ORLANDO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks before the 2016 Future of Florida...

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen participates in a conversation before the "Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers" conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City- 2110 GMT. ORLANDO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks before the 2016 Future of Florida...

  • BARCELONA, Sept 28- A senior Airbus Group executive, Christian Scherer, is to be named as chief executive of Franco-Italian turboprop aircraft maker ATR, a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. Scherer, who currently heads Airbus Group International, will replace Patrick de Castelbajac, who is leaving half way through his four-year mandate to...

  • BARCELONA, Sept 28- Airbus Group Chief Executive Tom Enders is extending a promised overhaul of Europe's largest aerospace group by promoting two top managers to oversee crucial functions like engineering as they usher the company into the age of Big Data. Guillaume Faury, who leads Airbus Helicopters, is expected to have group-wide responsibility for...

  • BARCELONA, Sept 28- Airbus Group Chief Executive Tom Enders is extending a promised overhaul of Europe's largest aerospace group by promoting two top managers to oversee crucial functions like engineering as they usher the company into the age of Big Data. Guillaume Faury, who leads Airbus Helicopters, is expected to have group-wide responsibility for...

  • European stocks rise on Deutsche rebound

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Deutsche Bank helping the bank sector rebound.

  • ST. LOUIS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives welcome remarks before the Community Banking in the 21st Century Conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis- 1415 GMT. ST. LOUIS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks before the Community Banking in the 21st Century...

  • A passenger boards an Avis shuttle bus at Los Angeles International Airport.

    Shares of Avis Budget Group fell more than 8 percent on a volume spike, following comments made Tuesday about weaker European demand in August.

  • Bank sector weakness drags down European stocks

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a sell-off in European banks.

  • LONDON, Sept 27- Spain's Telefonica is looking to list about 30 percent of its British mobile unit O2 in what would be one of the biggest initial public offerings on the London market this year, sources told Reuters. Europe's biggest telecom group wants to use the relative market calm after the turmoil caused by June's Brexit vote to cut its stake in Britain's...

  • FRANKFURT, Germany— Carmakers are finding the Paris auto show, held in a city whose mayor wants to ban diesels to reduce pollution, to be a fine place to show off new zero-emission electric vehicles. And Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz will unveil a luxury electric SUV aimed at warding off competition from, among others, all-electric upstart Tesla.

  • UberEATS app

    Uber is making a broad international push into takeaway meal deliveries, backed by a big staff recruitment and marketing campaign.

  • Showing its ambition to expand well beyond the core online taxi-hailing business, Uber announced on Tuesday the launch later this week of its UberEats meal delivery app service in Amsterdam, just as Takeaway.com, the local market leader in the Netherlands, is seeking a share listing. In addition, the company told reporters in Amsterdam that it will open the...

  • Treasury Secretary Jack Lew meets with Brazilian President Michel Temer and Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer speaks on "Why Study Economics?" WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gives semi-annual testimony on Federal Reserve supervision and regulation of the...

  • Treasury Secretary Jack Lew meets with Brazilian President Michel Temer and Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer speaks on "Why Study Economics?" WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gives semi-annual testimony on Federal Reserve supervision and regulation of the...

  • In a sign of growing ambition beyond its taxi business, Uber is gearing up to deliver meals in Amsterdam this week just as Takeaway.com, the restaurant ordering leader in the Netherlands, lists on the Amsterdam stock market. The plan include 16 cities in 12 European countries ranging from Moscow to Madrid to Manchester, 11 new cities in nine Asian countries-...

  • 76% of UK CEOs would consider leaving UK after Brexit: KPMG

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Deutsche Bank sliding to record low on capital worries and how Moody's downgrades Turkey to junk status.