Chinese investors compete to buy Avolon

Fight for Irish aircraft leasing group could see $2.5bn valuation

Week in Review

Week in Review, August 1

Deutsche Bank, Microsoft, oil majors and Microsoft featured

Coca-Cola bottlers hold merger talks

Deal aimed at simplifying manufacturing chain

Russia vigilantes try to enforce food ban

Year into bar on western goods, authorities step up crackdown

Brussels to probe FedEx-TNT deal

European Commission says proposed takeover could push up prices

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 06: Canary Wharf horizon is illuminated by one of the most spectacular temporary art exhibitions to grace the capital this year on January 6, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images for Canary Wharf Group Plc)

London’s bright lights lure traders back

Financiers value lifestyle over Switzerland’s lower tax bill

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 04: Alexander Wang attends the SpongeBob SquarePants themed, 41st birthday party for Pharrell Williams at Bikini Bottom at Cipriani Wall Street on April 4, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Nickelodeon)

Balenciaga’s creative director bows out

Owner Kering says Wang is leaving fashion house for own brand

Airbus upbeat despite A400M charge

Aerospace group takes €290m hit as it posts 6% rise in sales

FILE: Heathrow Airport Recommended For Third Runway Expansion...FILE: Heathrow Airport Recommended For Third Runway Expansion LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: An airliner comes in to land at Heathrow Airport on August 11, 2014 in London, England. Heathrow is the busiest airport in the United Kingdom and the third busiest in the world. The airport's operator BAA wants to build a third runway to cope with increased demand. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

IAG against paying for Heathrow runway

BA owner opposes ‘excessive’ cost of Heathrow expansion

Market volatility boosts BNP Paribas

French lender’s second quarter figures show rebound from US fines

ArcelorMittal warns on emerging markets

Steelmaker swings into profit thanks to jump in European earnings

BG profits hit by oil price drop

Group forecasts 2015 capex will be 30 per cent lower than 2014

Lloyds reveals payout plans

First-half profits jump despite £1.4bn PPI provision

City Insider: PR groups fight over Barclays

Stephen Hester’s timing woes; Swiss bank chiefs at a loss for words

Falling oil prices bite into Repsol profits

Refining, transport and sales up, but downstream activities swing into loss

Cyber insecurity: Going dark

US tech companies are shielding more data from government eyes

Fiat Chrysler gains as SUV sales boom

Carmaker starts to close gap on rivals as margins improve in North America

AB InBev suffers sharp sales drop

Brewer struggles to match World Cup performance

Margin concerns weigh on Santander

Spanish bank’s earnings grew 17.6% in second quarter

New Deutsche Bank chief blunt on outlook

Cryan points to array of challenges facing German lender


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