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British finance minister George Osborne will meet lenders and house builders on Tuesday to flesh out how a state-backed scheme to guarantee mortgages for risky borrowers will work when it comes into force.
Luanda, the capital of Angola in Southern Africa, has overtaken Tokyo as the world's most expensive city to live in for expatriates, according to Mercer's cost of living survey.
If there is a catalyst looming in the distance that could send markets spiraling into a selling frenzy, most pros think it’s Europe.
Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton delivered a baby boy Monday afternoon, an event analysts said would be "overwhelmingly positive" for the U.K. economy. Brands, too, got in on the action.
As Britain cheered the birth of a son to Prince William and his wife Kate, analysts said the birth would also be "overwhelmingly positive" for the U.K. economy.
Portuguese bond yields fell and stocks rallied after the two parties leading the coalition government vowed to keep an international bailout deal on track.
The co-CEO of software giant SAP Jim Hagemann Snabe has denied any friction with the firm's other CEO Bill McDermott after announcing on Monday that he will step down as joint head of the company.
Dividends paid out by U.K. companies in the second quarter of 2013 hit a record £25.3 billion ($38.66 billion), new research says.
The Duchess of Cambridge, 31, was admitted into a London hospital early Monday in the early stages of labor, a palace official confirmed.
U.S.-led appeals to the euro zone to stimulate economic growth and create jobs are turning out to be empty talk, and Germany is unlikely to make a contribution to euro's recovery.
Deutsche Bank plans to shrink its vast balance sheet by as much as a fifth in order to comply with incoming stricter rules for financial soundness. The FT reports.
Julius Baer adjusted net profit rose more than 25 percent in the first half, beating analyst estimates as increased client activity lifted operating income and gross margins.
France is in a worrying situation, the country's finance minister told CNBC, but growth will return in the second half of the year.
Shares of Swiss bank UBS rose 2.2 percent on Monday after it pre-announced second quarter results that were better than expected and said it had settled a lawsuit over mortgage bonds in the U.S.
Russia's finance minister said it was not in the country's interest to devalue the ruble, despite last month arguing a weaker currency would help boost Russia's flagging growth.
Portugal's President Anibal Cavaco Silva on Sunday ruled out a snap election and said he wanted the centre-right coalition government to stay in place.
Profit warnings from Britain's listed companies fell dramatically in the second quarter, boosting hopes of strong U.K. GDP data.
Heineken challenges air travelers to drop their planned itineraries and play "Departure Roulette:" the chance to jet off to an exotic location for free.
The G-20 pledged to put growth ahead of austerity and shift policy carefully so that recovery is not derailed by market volatility.
The time has not yet come for Europe to exit expansive monetary policy, ECB policymaker Jens Weidmann said on Saturday.
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Chris Slight, video games journalist, talks about trends in the gaming industry, including virtual reality and indie games.
European equities closed slightly lower on Tuesday as investors kept an eye on earnings and oil after the commodity saw a slight recovery.
Philippe Houchois, head of European autos research at UBS, discusses earnings results from Continental and BMW, as well as the Asian auto market generally.