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    3. May 22, 2015

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    4. May 22, 2015

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    6. May 22, 2015

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    7. May 22, 2015

      Dutch government to sell 30 per cent stake in ABN Amro

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    8. May 22, 2015

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    9. May 22, 2015

      Monte dei Paschi: Sienese spectacle

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    10. May 22, 2015

      Innovation helps Warburtons’ bread brand rise

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    11. May 22, 2015

      ECB battles to keep euro under control

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    14. May 22, 2015

      Dollar and Treasury yields up after CPI

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    15. May 22, 2015

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    16. May 21, 2015

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    17. May 21, 2015

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    18. May 21, 2015

      France challenges proposed British exemption to EU banking reform

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    19. May 21, 2015

      Fischer says euro area can survive crisis

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    20. May 21, 2015

      The heist with everything

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    21. May 21, 2015

      Raiffeisen and Erste: battling

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    22. May 21, 2015

      Investec eyes global growth in wealth management

      Investec is opening its first Asian office for its wealth and investment business in Hong Kong as part of the bank’s...

    23. May 21, 2015

      Summer bond drought threatens fresh price swings

      Eurozone bond markets are braced for a summer issuance drought that threatens fresh price swings as the European Central...

    24. May 21, 2015

      Europcar to float in Paris

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    25. May 21, 2015

      Deutsche Bank investors revolt with 39% vote against management

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    26. May 21, 2015

      UK rejects European anti-fraud guidelines

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    27. May 21, 2015

      Raiffeisen insists no pressure to raise capital

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    30. May 21, 2015

      Deutsche Bank reshuffle confirms Anshu Jain at heart of strategy

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    31. May 20, 2015

      Investors eye consequences of a Greek default

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    32. May 20, 2015

      Bank fines: wrong reaction

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    33. May 20, 2015

      Peter Sutherland bows out as Goldman Sachs International chairman

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    34. May 20, 2015

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    35. May 20, 2015

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    36. May 20, 2015

      Six banks fined $5.6bn over rigging of foreign exchange markets

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    37. May 20, 2015

      Hermes to vote against Deutsche Bank management board

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