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.
European stocks closed lower following disappointing U.S. jobs numbers and after a dramatic plunge in sterling early in Asia trading.
It's not been a great week for sterling, with the currency taking a further pounding overnight and analysts forecasting more uncertainty to come.
The next inhabitant of the White House's approach to China is likely to take a more "hawkish view" towards the world's second largest economy.
Moody's has warned that it could downgrade South Africa's credit rating to junk but the country's central bank governor is not too worried.
Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond on CNBC on Thursday said the U.K. economy is going through a "period of uncertainty."
Europe finished under pressure on Thursday, as investors showed signs of caution ahead of a key U.S. jobs report on Friday.
Goldman Sachs has downgraded shares of Tesla Motors from "buy" to "neutral."
Iran used to be the "black sheep" of major oil producer group OPEC but now Iraq is increasingly looking like the potential dissenter in the group.
Europe closed lower on Wednesday as a sharp rise in oil prices failed to win over investors, with news on central banks continuing to dwell.
Shares of Deutsche Bank seesawed Wednesday after a report the embattled German lender was eyeing a lower settlement with U.S. authorities.
In an effort to keep TV and online audiences happy, Viacom's Comedy Central channel is running branded content spots
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The outgoing chief executive of Publicis Groupe has said that consumers, not advertisers, are the focus of its efforts
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.
Alan Tonelson, RealityChek founder, gives his take on how President Trump's potential tax plans could affect the dollar.
President Trumps border adjustment tax will hurt low end consumers: UBS.
CNBC's Ylan Mui discusses how the Trump administration's planned overhaul of the tax code could impact inversion deals and drug companies.