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Fans of HBO’s drama “Game of Thrones” were shocked at the end of the fifth season when Jon Snow was betrayed and stabbed to death.
If there's one good thing to come out of the emerging market rout, it's cheaper valuations.
A China "hard landing" has become some investors' base-case scenario for the world's second-biggest economy. But have markets fully priced one in?
The head of the advertising giant WPP has warned to "be careful what you wish for" when it comes to China, as the company reported earnings.
If investors feel a little jaded by the rumblings in financial markets, then "passion" investments like classic cars and fine art may be worth a second look.
Morgan Stanley flagged identified 20 oversold European stocks that it said could pose investment opportunities given recent market volatility.
This week’s market turmoil has dented confidence across the globe, but for those countries already struggling, the effects could be especially tough.
CNBC crunched the numbers using data analytics platform Kensho to find out whether gold's "safe haven" status holds up.
Police intercepted a drone and arrested two men that were trying to fly drugs, tobacco and porn into a state prison in Maryland, U.S.
The UK’s rush to embrace trade with China recently has raised its exposure to the market turmoil surrounding the world’s second largest economy.
Alibaba's cloud-computing arm, Aliyun, has launched an artificial intelligence (AI) platform as it looks to boost its cloud offering.
Annual economic and societal costs for dementia will rise to $1 trillion by 2018, posing serious challenges for governments, according to a report.
German business sentiment rose more than expected in August, according to a leading survey, as domestic indicators improved and morale was boosted by progress on Greece's bailout deal.
Carnage in financial and commodity markets may be painting a doomsday picture but the threat of a global recession is low, says Goldman Sachs.
Following calls for parity against the dollar just a few months ago, the single currency is now one of the few assets in the world rallying.
The U.S. Federal Reserve would make a "serious error" if it raised interest rates in the near future, according to Larry Summers.
The selloff in markets gathered force, with commodities and stocks hitting a number of records. Here's a list of the highs and lows.
The Russian ruble slumped to near 2015-lows on Monday, extending a drop that Moscow has said it will try to combat through foreign currency sales.
August’s wave of currency interventions could just be the start of a “race to the bottom,” with several major emerging markets looking set to devalue in the near-future.