LONDON - Royal Dutch Shell said on Thursday that its profit fell sharply in the second quarter as a strong performance in marketing and refining failed to offset the brunt of lower oil and gas prices.
LONDON The dollar jumped and world stocks were left flat-footed on Thursday after the Federal Reserve painted a relatively bright picture of the U.S.
Deutsche Bank's (DB) profit more than tripled in the second quarter from a year ago, beating analyst expectations, mainly due to a strong increase in investment banking revenues and lower taxes.
A building under construction in Barcelona, Spain. The government expects the unemployment rate to fall back below 10% within the next three years.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has told a committee of key Syriza members that the party is facing a "big dilemma" - to "succumb or go ahead with a compromise we were forced into.