One of the six breaches refers particularly to AIB ' s failure to report suspicious transactions without delay to Irish police and revenue authorities .

Novozymes, the world's largest producer of industrial enzymes, announced on Wednesday its results for the first three months this year, registering an EBIT (earnings before interest and taxes) growth of 6 percent as aginst the same period last year.

More than one third of all offshore Chinese renminbi foreign exchange transactions are carried out in the United Kingdom, according to the SWIFT renminbi tracker.

The average annual income of the richest fifth of households in Britain before taxes and benefits reached 84,700 pounds (108,500 U.S. dollars) in 2016, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said Tuesday.

Germany's DAX index of the 30 major companies trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange hit a new high Monday.