The euro zone economy grew by 0.3 percent in the last three months of 2015, meeting expectations, official statistics show.» Read More
Markets will see further degrees of elevated volatility if the European Central Bank does not step up to market expectations, Jeremy Stretch said.
Gold traded near its highest level in four months and close to logging its best week of trade in ten months.
Despite data showing that the euro zone has slid into deflation, Germany's deputy finance minister dismissed fears of a downward spiral of prices.
U.K. and U.S. security services could hack their countries' own banks, in order to test their defences against cyberattacks.
A recovery in the price of oil might not be "imminent" but there are tentative signs that the tide is turning, the International Energy Agency said.
Both the Swiss franc and the yen will remain where traders flee for safety, despite the SNB's surprise move to remove its euro peg- analysts.
The brokerage was brought to its knees by the Swiss National Bank's surprise move on the franc Thursday.
Belgian police killed two men during raids against an Islamist group that was about to launch "terrorist attacks on a grand scale".
Voices from two of Switzerland's most famous industries have expressed their dismay at the SNB's shock decision to scrap its peg to the euro.
The rout in crude oil prices is also punishing one of the world's wealthiest nations: Norway.
The reason for the Swiss decision: It was getting very expensive for the Swiss National Bank to defend that 1.20 level.
The Swiss National Bank's move to break the franc away from its set value against the euro stunned financial markets and has substantial real-world effects.
The Swiss franc soared—and Swiss stocks tanked—as that country's central bank shocked markets Thursday with a move to scrap a cap against the euro.
Dennis Gartman says the Swiss decision to abandon a key part of its monetary policy is the worst central bank move he's ever seen.
The Royal Family's official gifts list has been released, with one lucky boy being the favorite - having received over 700 gifts in 2014.
Could bio-fuel made from waste coffee grounds be the next big thing when it comes to clean energy?
The ongoing rout in oil markets is putting high-profile industry names on the back foot.
Forex.com suspended trading in Swiss francs after the Swiss National Bank unexpectedly abandoned the currency's exchange rate cap against the euro.
Switzerland's franc soared by almost 30 percent after the Swiss National Bank abandoned its cap against the euro.
The ECB needs to stimulate growth to stave off the "massive" problems of deflation and lack of growth, Spain's former prime minister told CNBC.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox
Loads of money is spent on Valentine's Day but not always on the right people as fraudsters target lonely hearts.
CNBC runs you through the week's big news story you need to know.
CNBC runs you through the big earnings news for the week ahead.