PARIS/WASHINGTON French banking giant Societe Generale on Monday agreed to pay U.S. federal and state authorities $1.4 billion to resolve pending legal disputes.
PARIS Casino said on Monday it had bought a 5 percent stake in fintech company Lyf Pay as part of the French retailer's bid to gain a foothold in the European mobile payments business.
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PARIS French prosecutors argued in a Paris court on Thursday for Swiss bank UBS AG to be fined 3.7 billion euros (3.22 billion pounds) for helping wealthy French people evade taxes.
PARIS Societe Generale on Thursday reported stronger than expected third-quarter profits, helped by a big one-off gain related to the French bank's stake in Euroclear and higher overall revenues.
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NEW YORK/PARIS JPMorgan Chase & Co , the biggest U.S. bank by assets, said on Sunday that it has selected impoverished areas around Paris as the first foreign focus of an urban economic development strategy it started four years ago in Detroit.
LONDON/PARIS France has stepped up efforts to lure UK-based private equity executives into relocating to Paris after Brexit by pledging to slash the tax rate on the cut of profits managers share with their investors, to the chagrin of some local rivals.
PARIS A drop in revenue at BNP Paribas as its investment bank underperformed overshadowed a rise in third-quarter profit on Tuesday, sending shares in France's biggest listed lender lower in early trade. | Video