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Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman challenged the ECB on Tuesday to act to stop the euro zone slipping into Japan-style deflation.
The difficult future that lies ahead for Ukraine was laid bare Tuesday after relatively smooth presidential elections that took place over the weekend.
IntercontinentalExchange is pressing ahead with a listing of European exchange Euronext, which could achieve a valuation of at least $2.1 billion.
GlaxoSmithKline says Britain's Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has opened a formal criminal investigation into its commercial practices.
British Prime Minister David Cameron will launch an assault against "business as usual" at a summit in Brussels on Tuesday.
Around a fifth of seats in the European parliament are now held by hard-right anti-establishment or euroskeptic parties. Concerns are already being raised about how this might affect the economy.
Since the Socialist Party came to power in 2012, French politics has never appeared more unstable and unpredictable.
Lloyds Banking Group said on Tuesday it will float about 25 percent of its TSB business on the London Stock Exchange, with the remainder sold before the end of 2015.
Jean-Francois Cope will resign on June 15 as head of France's main opposition UMP party after allegations of irregularities in its finances.
The U.K. would still have a healthy economy even if it left the European Union, economic spokesman for Euroskeptic UKIP tells CNBC.
A high-profile clampdown on tax avoidance in the U.K. has led to record amounts being won in investigations by the taxman.
The offer would transfer Siemens' rail activities and less than 7 billion euros in cash to its French rival in exchange for its power assets.
The new Ukrainian government struck the separatists with a military offensive, battling them over a provincial airport in ground fighting.
The U.K. is gaining ground on the U.S. as the top destination for those wanting to work overseas, a new survey shows.
U.S. pharmaceutical giant releases statement confirming that it would not be making a further multibillion-dollar offer for its U.K. rival.
Boxer-turned-politician Vitaly Klitschko claimed victory in Kiev's mayoral elections but it was one of his rival candidates that raised the most eyebrows.
The European Central Bank is alert to the risks posed by low inflation, and must be prepared to take action, its president said.
Europe's next parliament has a tough job ahead. Here's a look at the key issues which pose a serious risk to the economic and political union.
General Khalifa Haftar, once scorned in the North African country, is now the man to watch, after starting a massive military offensive on May 16.
Confectionary magnate Petro Poroshenko claimed vicory in Ukraine’s presidential elections on Sunday after exit polls gave him 55 percent of the vote. But key questions remain. In a nutshell, here are the 64,000 hryvnia questions which Poroshenko needs to answer.
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Standard Chartered is reportedly gearing up for some big job cuts. Chirantan Barua, senior research analyst for UK Banks at Sanford C. Bernstein, discusses.
While the IMF’s forecast remains unchanged on Europe, they are concerned about downside risks explains Poul Thomsen, director European department at IMF.
Klaus Regling, MD of the ESM, discusses which countries could benefit from more loose monetary and fiscal policy, to support global growth.