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Losses narrow at bailed out Allied Irish Banks

Thursday, August 1, 2013

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A sign outside AIB headquarters in Dublin on November 21, 2010

Allied Irish Banks, rescued during the financial crisis, said on Thursday that its losses after tax narrowed by almost a third in the first six months of 2013 compared with the outcome a year earlier.

SocGen bank shares jump as profit doubles

Thursday, August 1, 2013

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A Societe Generale logo at a branch in  Montpellier, France on March 27, 2013

French banking giant Societe Generale said Thursday it more than doubled its net profits in the second quarter, pushing its shares up by nearly 6.0 percent.

UK state-rescued Lloyds Bank returns to profit

Thursday, August 1, 2013

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A man leaves a branch of Lloyds TSB bank in central London on March 1, 2013

Britain's state-rescued Lloyds Banking Group on Thursday announced a return to first-half net profits as the government looks to return the lender to the private sector.

Deutsche Bank says profits halved

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

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Deutsche Bank said its net profits were halved in the second quarter, as it made massive provisions to meet litigation

Deutsche Bank, Germany's biggest bank, said on Tuesday its net profits were halved in the second quarter, as it made massive provisions to meet litigation costs.

Credit Suisse posts jump in second-quarter profits

Thursday, July 25, 2013

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Credit Suisse said its second-quarter profit had risen by 32% from a year ago to 1.04 billion francs

Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse on Thursday said its second-quarter profit had risen by 32% from a year ago to 1.04 billion francs (840,000 euros, $1.1 billion), largely thanks to a strong trading performance.

Goldman profits up two-fold on investment gains

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

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A trader in the Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, April 16, 2010

US investment bank Goldman Sachs on Tuesday reported earnings that doubled last year's level due to a big jump in revenues from its own investments and lending.

Citi earnings surge on capital markets, lending

Monday, July 15, 2013

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A 'Citi' sign outside Citigroup Center near Citibank headquarters in New York City, December 5, 2012

US banking giant Citigroup on Monday reported a 26.2 percent jump in quarterly earnings as a strong performance from its securities and investment banking division helped offset the drag of lower mortgage originations.

Raiffeisen Bank says central Europe gloom could ease

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

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Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) is based in Vienna but is a a major lender in central and eastern Europe

Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) of Austria reported on Tuesday that net profit slumped by 71.0 percent in the first quarter of the year because previous results had been boosted by special factors.

Credit Agricole targets return to profit in 2013

Monday, May 27, 2013

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French bank Credit Agricole, is pictured at the Entrepreneurs Fair in Paris on February 6, 2013

French bank Credit Agricole SA aims to return to profit in 2013 after two years of losses and pay shareholders a dividend, chief executive Jean-Marie Sander said Thursday.

Royal Bank of Scotland axes 1,400 more jobs

Thursday, May 16, 2013

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People walk past the Royal Bank of Scotland building in London, on January 30, 2012

State-rescued Royal Bank of Scotland axed 1,400 more positions on Thursday, taking the total number of job losses close to 40,000 since its vast state bailout at the height of the global financial crisis.

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