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 ended sharply higher on Wednesday, helped by a rally in mining and banking stocks, following better-than-expected China export data.
European stocks accelerated gains at the end of Tuesday's session to close higher, as investors cheered on the rally in commodity prices.
European markets ended mostly higher on Monday as a recovery in oil prices and a rally in Italian banks, boosted sentiment.
European markets closed lower on Friday in a choppy day of trade as investors reacted to a slide in oil prices and fresh jobs data from the U.S.
Microsoft's CMO has called for marketers to "be part of the future" or risk being replaced by machines.
New advertising formats that are integrated with content, are needed ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics.
While advertisers in the sports arena always want to go where the eyeballs are, they may want to shift their attention to social media.
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.
CNBC contributor Michael Farr says Wall Street probably hasn't digested how long it may actually take Washington to move on President Trump's agenda.
The US yield curve has had a strong impact on the markets. Willem Buiter, Chief Economist at Citi, gives his take.
Investigators are still working to figure out the full scope of of the deadly attack just outside parliament yesterday.