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The Italian lender dismisses talk of a merger with France's Societe Generale ahead of its key Dec. 13 investor day.
Investors should keep an eye on French stocks, despite a reputation for bureaucracy.
France's third-biggest bank puts capital concerns behind it as strong bond trading activity underpins revenue and profit gains in the third quarter.
A partial victory for Brexit opposition and mixed corporate earnings drive markets in Europe.
Shares in France's No. 2 bank climbed more than 4% after it beat third-quarter expectations on a surge in bond trading that offset a decline in domestic retail banking.
Steep losses for oil, earnings aftershocks and another Clinton investigation leave markets reeling.
U.S. futures point to positive open.
Deutsche Bank hits new lows after reports that the German government will not offer it state aid to help with looming fines.
Société Générale, Deutsche Bank among biggest losers.
Judges rule the bank shares responsibility for Kerviel's rogue trading in 2008, leaving open the possibility it may have to repay more than $2 billion of tax rebates.
The French government will seek repayment of tax breaks if ex-SocGen trader Kerviel is cleared Friday of alleged fraud that cost the bank $5.5 billion in 2008.
German industrial output growth for June beats forecasts, while a Bank of France survey points to a French third-quarter economic rebound.
Standard Chartered, SocGen and HSBC help pull up the sector.
The French banking giant benefits from the sale of Visa shares and strong operational performance.
Bank of England is expected to cut rates, as more PMI data hits market
Rolls Royce surges 15% in London after reporting a small profit, and revenue ahead of forecast..
Macquarie analysts play happier mood music for the sector, but both the Australian bank and Moody's sound a note of caution for investment banks.
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Bank shares fell as much as 20%, with analysts predicting recession in Britain and a challenge to London's future as a global financial center.
Insurers and banks boost markets around Europe as polls suggest the 'remain' camp is gaining ground.
Bank shares edge lower across the continent, with Credit Suisse and UBS declining after the Swiss central bank tells them to raise another $10.3 billion each.
Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank lose ground, while government bond yields hover near record lows.
China is angling to get its 'A' shares included in a popular index, which would force some big ETFs and mutual funds to shift money into Chinese equities.
Cramer writes this week about choosing stocks to own, not trade; how Disney gets no respect after reporting terrific earnings; and why worry over banks is overdone.