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Monte dei Paschi falls in Milan after the unexpected resignation of its CEO.
South Korea's Kopsi loses 1.2% as geopolitical tension rises with a North Korean nuclear test.
Luxury goods makers LVMH and Kering, and retailers Marks & Spencer and Sainsbury rise.
More investors think luxury retailer is undervalued, Credit Suisse analysts say.
The E.U.'s statistics arm confirms second-quarter eurozone growth halved to 0.3%.
First-half profit is in line with expectations, while sales grow more than expected in the same period.
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMUY) reported year-over-year revenue growth for the fiscal 2016 second quarter.
LVMH (LVMUY) stock is slipping in pre-market trading on Monday after the company announced it would be selling DKNY to G-III (GIII) for $650 million.
The Dax is volatile after a string of attacks over the weekend.
The sale marks a rare retreat for LVMH which had struggled to grow sales of apparel brands DKNY and Donna Karan.
The initiative is one of a raft of turnaround measures announced by outgoing CEO Bailey in May.
Concerns over the near term persist, with still a year to go before a CEO change.
Christopher Bailey cedes his CEO role, gaining the president title alongside his role as chief creative officer.
Shell pulls up the FTSE 100 on new cost-cutting plans.
Trading volumes were low in runup to U.K. holiday weekend.
A mining recovery helps push the FTSE 100 higher, while the Dax rises after more weak price data.
The maker of Jack Daniels pays $415 million for the producer of three single-malt brands.
If China allows the yuan to weaken, as it's doing now, that helps manufacturers maximize profits from exports. But a weaker currency makes the cratering stock market even less attractive.
Despite its big write-downs and poor sales trends, J. Crew could prove fruitful if the right company buys it.
The 12.9-inch iPad Pro will be available for purchase online beginning Wednesday.
Firms such as Apple, LVMH, Starbucks and General Mills that export goods to China will lose money as they convert yuan proceeds into foreign currencies. China's exporters will gain.
Exporters led European stocks lower on Tuesday after China's surprise currency devaluation, as an unexpected fall in German investor confidence stoked concerns about the pace of recovery in Europe.
European stocks rose on Wednesday, driven by earnings from companies including Dutch phone giant Royal KPN and global luxury leader LVMH, as well as continued M&A deal momentum.
European markets were higher Tuesday as they rebounded from a five-session losing streak, buoyed by big-ticket deal news out of the U.K. and some strong results.
Donna Karan started a new era of style for professional women, Ralph Lauren took polo club prep to Main Street and the Gap's Don Fisher made khakis and tees fashionable.
European stock indices rose Thursday, with Greek shares gaining amid hope of progress in the debt crisis. The U.K. government will sell down its stake in Royal Bank of Scotland.