19 April 2014 Last updated at 20:19 ET

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US banking giant Goldman Sachs reports a drop in net earnings while Morgan Stanley sees profits jump.


Weibo logoWeibo shares surge on US debut

Shares in China's largest Twitter-like service, Weibo, went up by almost 20% on the first day of its listing in the US, despite a disappointing start.

Models present a creation from the Giorgio Armani Autumn/Winter 2014 collection during Milan Fashion Week, 24 FebruaryGiorgio Armani settles tax dispute

The fashion house Giorgio Armani pays 270m euros (£222m; $374m) to the Italian authorities to settle a tax bill.

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