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  • Russia tightens squeeze on Ukraine with gas hike Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 9:48 AM ET
    A drilling rig stands at OAO Gazprom's Bovanenkovo gas field

    Russian natural gas producer Gazprom announced a more than 40 percent increase in the price of gas for Ukraine on Tuesday.

  • Just in time: Greece to get next loan payments Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 7:48 AM ET
    Jeroen Dijsselbloem

    Greece is fully financed for the next 12 months and does not want to ask the euro zone for a third bailout, although it is too early to say if it can fulfill that ambition, the chairman of euro zone finance ministers Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Tuesday.

  • Stubborn unemployment dogs euro zone recovery Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 12:27 PM ET

    Factory activity in the euro zone expanded for the ninth straight month in March, albeit at a slower pace than seen last month, while unemployment remained close to its record high.

  • UK manufacturing growth cools in March Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 4:49 AM ET

    Growth in British manufacturing unexpectedly eased to its slowest pace in eight months in March and prices paid by factories tumbled.

  • Why I respect Putin: UK’s Farage Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 2:48 AM ET

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is more worthy of respect than mainstream British politicians, according to controversial right-wing U.K. politician Nigel Farage.

  • Wilbur Ross: This property market looks attractive Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 9:53 PM ET

    Europe’s beaten down properties are looking attractive, especially in Ireland and the Mediterranean, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross said.

  • UK ‘Shareholder Spring’ weighs on top pay Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    The "Shareholder Spring" continues to weigh on U.K. companies, with CEO bonuses falling for a third consecutive year in 2013, according to a PwC report published on Tuesday, as investors keep a watchful eye on corporate excess.

  • How the Ukraine crisis could change the world Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 4:43 AM ET
    A man walks past a poster in Sevastopol on March 11, 2014 depicting Crimea in the colors of the Russian flag.

    As Moscow and the West dig in for a prolonged standoff over Russia's annexation of Crimea, risking spillover to other former Soviet republics and beyond, here are 10 ways in which the Ukraine crisis could change attitudes and policy around the world.

  • Hollande confirms Valls as France's new PM Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 2:44 PM ET
    French President Francois Hollande

    Francois Hollande named Manuel Valls to be his new prime minister in a government reshuffle triggered by a rout for his Socialists in local elections.

  • Italian court sentences Eni CEO to prison term Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 12:47 PM ET

    An Italian court has convicted the CEO of Eni to a prison sentence and a ban from holding public office for violating environmental norms.

  • And billionaires' favorite city is Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 8:32 AM ET
    Residential properties are seen in a street in Mayfair, London, U.K.

    London is the European city the world's billionaires like to call home, according to research published by Beauchamp Estates and Dataloft.

  • Russia flaunts grip on Crimea with PM's visit Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 12:28 PM ET
    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev

    Ukraine on Monday denounced the visit of Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to Crimea.

  • Euro zone inflation slides, fueling deflation fears Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 6:36 AM ET

    Euro zone inflation fell more than expected in March, increasing the pressure on the ECB to act and ward off the risk of deflation.

  • And the best stock markets this year are…. Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 8:41 AM ET

    Some of the biggest stock market gains in the first quarter of 2014 can be found in the countries that were at the center of Europe's debt crisis.

  • Britain’s tax take comes up short Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 3:20 AM ET

    Less tax than forecast is flowing into the U.K.'s exchequer, according to calculations by the Financial Times.

  • Good times roll for IPOs: How long will boom last? Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 2:29 AM ET
    Pedestrians walk past a King Digital Entertainment Plc banner hanging on the facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York.

    This has been a record year so far for European stock market listings – traditionally a sign that a region's economy has returned to health.

  • 'Naive' duo arrested at Vatican with fake bonds Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 1:24 AM ET
    The Vatican

    Italian police earlier this month arrested two "naive" men who tried to enter the Vatican carrying fake bonds with a value of 2.8 trillion euros.

  • Swiss regulator opens probe into forex manipulation Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Switzerland's competition watchdog said on Monday it had opened an investigation into several banks over possible collusion to manipulate foreign exchange rates.

  • Banks hoarding cash ahead of ECB stress tests Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 11:01 PM ET

    Banks hoarding cash ahead of the ECB's new "stress tests" are holding back vital funding from euro zone businesses, according to consultancy EY.

  • Ex-boxer Klitschko pulls out of Ukraine election Saturday, 29 Mar 2014 | 7:49 AM ET
    Vitali Klitschko, Chairman of the UDAR Ukrainian opposition party, speaks at a press conference at the Reichstag on February 17, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.

    Boxer-turned-politician Vitaly Klitschko pulled out of the race for Ukrainian president on Saturday.

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