Holly Ellyatt writes for CNBC.com focusing on European macro-economics and politics. She has led digital coverage of the Greek and Russian financial crises and broader euro zone news as well as covering the U.K. economy, the 2015 election and Brexit vote. Holly joined CNBC in 2012, having worked previously in digital, radio and film production. She studied European Social and Political Studies at University College London (UCL) and Broadcast Journalism at City University.
Despite facing what is effectively a vote of confidence in his leadership come October, Italy's prime minister said he was sure of victory.
European stocks ended mostly in the red on Monday as investors reacted to banking stress tests and new manufacturing data.
Powerful oil cartel OPEC has a new secretary-general but analysts doubt he'll have any influence.
Heineken, the world's third-largest brewer, reported slightly better than expected first-half operating profit on Monday.
The executive chairman of global communications agency Saatchi & Saatchi has been placed on leave after making controversial remarks about women.
The IMF missed signs of a banking calamity, lacked independence and failed to hold countries to account, the organization's internal watchdog has said.
European stocks recovered to close in the black on Friday as investors worked their way through another raft of European earnings.
Brazil's unemployment rate rose to 11.3 percent in the second quarter, hitting a four-year high as Latin America's largest economy struggles with a crippling recession.
Brand Union's Terry Tyrrell talks to Marketing Media Money about what makes a brand and whether brand cultures can scupper mergers and takeovers.
Marketing Media Money talks to Saddington Baynes about how neuroscience was used to enhance visual imagery in its recent Honda campaign.
McDonald's aimed for a modern and functional look but people are comparing the uniforms to the bad guys in 'Star Wars'
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
Lindsey Bell of CFRA Research says stock gains for companies that are beating earnings forecasts are being limited by politics and macro issues.
RBC’s chief U.S. market strategist Jonathan Golub says earnings and a better economy are fueling the rally on Wall Street.
Shares of U.S. Steel plunged after the firm posted a surprise loss.