French bank to cut jobs as costs rise

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Société Générale unveils 1.1 billion euros savings plan that will cut 900 jobs in its French retail bank and close 300 branches.

France makes strong bid for London's banking business

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Prime minister Manuel Valls tells French finance leaders he wants Paris to be ‘the financial capital of the future’ after Brexit.

Germany and France agree approach on closer European integration

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French and German finance ministries to launch a working group to make joint proposals on issues such as fiscal and banking union.