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A surge in banks helped European stocks rebound from their lowest level since 2013 as investor concern over the creditworthiness of lenders eased.
When Monsanto agreed to pay regulators $80 million Tuesday for accounting missteps, the giant agribusiness's chief executive also chipped in: He voluntarily agreed to return his bonus for the years the fraud occurred.
Opera Software, which is best known for its browser of the same name, has urged its shareholders to accept a buyout offer from a Chinese consortium that values the Norway-based company at �820 million ($1.2 billion).
Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. entered exclusive talks with Anheuser-Busch InBev NV to acquire the Peroni and Grolsch beer brands for 2.55 billion euros ($2.9 billion) as the Japanese brewer seeks growth outside a stagnating domestic market.