Shares of banks and other financial institutions fell as the Federal Reserve commenced its two-day rate-setting meeting.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has proposed a new rule that would remove medical bills from most credit reports in a move aimed at protecting consumers' credit scores.

French banks such as Societe Generale and BNP Paribas sold off heavily amid concerns about President Emmanuel Macron's surprise decision to call a snap parliamentary vote.

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