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Mark Carney pledged to appoint a new Deputy Governor at the Bank of England to lead a "root and branch" review of its strategy, after suspending an official over the foreign exchange market manipulation scandal.
Rocked by the storms surrounding his private life, French President Francois Hollande has turned to rap.
The use of GPS trackers on the elderly - especially those with dementia - looks set to boom, and could even save the state money.
Private investors have more confidence in U.K. shares and property than any other asset class, thanks in part to the U.S. Federal Reserve's tapering, new research shows.
The CEO of UniCredit has told CNBC the bank will focus on "growth and profitability" after reporting a record annual net loss of $19.4 billion.
Prudential has struck a deal with financial services group Standard Chartered to expand the an existing partnership between the two groups.
The inquiry into alleged manipulation of the currency market now takes in the world’s biggest banks, traders – and now the U.K’s central bank.
Ousted leader Viktor Yanukovich insists that he remains Ukraine's legitimate president and commander-in-chief.
U.S. and European negotiators open a fourth round of high-stakes trade talks this week, and there are lots of disagreements.
The proposed banking union for the euro zone took another step forward with the ECB giving further detail of its stress tests.
Flotation would value the company at about $2 billion and follows fast on the heels of successful listings by other U.K. retailers.
Hedge fund billionaires George Soros and John Paulson have taken major stakes in Spanish property. Analysts and new data suggest that this could be a bet that's worth a closer look.
The Cypriot finance minister told CNBC that Cyprus' economy had proved more resilient than many had expected.
The U.K. economy is going to be back to its pre-recession peak this summer, three months earlier than expected.
Euro zone finance ministers on Monday urged Greece to conclude talks with its international lenders on the latest review of the country's bailout program as early as this week.
Chief executive urges banks-to-supermarkets mutual group to 'adopt professional and commercial governance'
The loss of economic momentum in some emerging market economies (EME) is hitting global growth prospects, the OECD has warned.
UniCredit, Italy's largest bank by assets, is set to unveil plans to raise 2 billion euros ($2.8 billion) on the bond market.
Vueling and Iberia became the latest European airlines to allow to the use of electronic devices during all stages of a flight.
Cypriot Central Bank governor Panicos Demetriades submitted his resignation on Monday, which was accepted by President Nicos Anastasiades, an official statement said.
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Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, warns that the Heng Seng could still fall further.
Eddie Tam, the CEO of Central Asset Investments, says he hopes the Chinese government will learn to use market intervention sparingly.
David Wild, CEO of Domino's Pizza Group PLC, talks about getting involved in mobile tech, greater transparency on nutrition and expanding in Europe.