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RBS sees profits rise on Citizen sale

Royal Bank of Scotland Group (LON:RBS) disclosed a net profit of £952 million for the third quarter, helped by the sale of their £1.1 billion stake...
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Santander sees profit rise in ‘favourable economic environment’

Santander (NYSE:SAN) have announced a 5 percent rise in third quarter profit, at 1.68 billion euros, up slightly on last year and in line with...

Royal Dutch Shell sees £4 billion profit loss

Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell (LON:RDSA) reported a £4 billion loss for the third quarter on Thursday, with net income falling 70 percent on...
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US tech: Chinese market boosts Apple results; Twitter falls 11 percent

US tech giant Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) have reported strong third quarter earnings, with revenue up 22% on the same period last year and record sales for their Mac computers. The...
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BP results exceed analysts expectations

Oil giant BP (LON:BP) has beaten analysts' expectations in their latest set of results, despite an overall fall in profits. The company cited lower oil...

Shares in TalkTalk fall following cyber attack

Following the cyber attack to TalkTalk, shares in the mobile phone and broadband company have reportedly fallen by another 7%, currently standing at 238.3...

WPP reports successful third quarter

The World's largest advertising company, WPP, has reported a third-quarter like-for-like net sales growth of 3.3%; 1% higher than in the first half. This acceleration...

Aberdeen Asset Management denies sourcing potential buyer

According to a report in the Financial Times, the global investment management group Aberdeen Asset Management has begun to source a new potential buyer...

Chinese rate cut leads to minor rally in Asian shares

Friday's Chinese rate cut led to short-lived rally in Asian shares on Monday. In early trade the Shanghai Composite rose nearly 1 percent, with Hong Kong's Hang Seng index rising 0.8 percent and...
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FTSE up on the back of Chinese rate cut

European shares rose today after China announced that it will cut its benchmark interest rate to 4.35 percent, a hint that Beijing may be...