KIEV, Dec 11- Ukraine has asked the European Union to provide it with 20 billion euros in aid, Prime Minister Mykola Azarov was quoted as saying on Wednesday.» Read More
Linas Linkevicius, minister of foreign affairs of Lithuania, says the Ukrainian government will "burn all its bridges" with the European Union if it uses violence against protestors.
*Germany opposes use of bailout fund as backstop for financing bank closures. BRUSSELS, Dec 10- European Union finance ministers are likely to take a political step towards creating a banking union with powers to close down failing banks on Tuesday, but leave nagging legal details to another time, perhaps next week.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as EU leaders close in on reaching a banking union deal.
Europe markets close higher today on better-than-expected Chinese exports data, reports the "Squawk on the Street" news team.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on all the market moving events from Asia, as the Chinese yuan hits new highs against the U.S. dollar.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European equity markets have rallied on the U.S. jobs data report. Also a London flood has caused the evacuation of thousands of people from the Southeast coast.
CNBC's Karen Tso reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors focus on U.S. Fed tapering plans.
*Britain says EU Commission misread international mood. BRUSSELS, Dec 5- Leading European Union states Britain, France and Germany propose scrapping a plan to make all aircraft pay a carbon charge for using EU airspace, documents seen by Reuters show.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah explains what the latest reading on U.S. GDP & Mario Draghi's comments mean for central bank policy.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European stocks fall on U.S. tapering worries and there is no indication the ECB will ease inflation.
Thursday's Autumn Budget in the U.K. suggests fiscal austerity is dragging less on the economy than previously, says Melanie Baker, an economist with Morgan Stanley.
Thorsten Polleit, chief economist at Degussa Goldhandel, says some countries in peripheral Europe are reliant on currency fluctuations.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach asks ECB President Mario Draghi if he would consider adopting a policy similar to the U.K.'s Funding for Lending scheme. Here's his reply.
The U.K. government is to introduce a new levy on foreign homebuyers, raising concerns that this could put the brakes on London's property market.
Pascal Blanque, Deputy CEO & Global CIO of Amundi, describes why he thinks European equities will outgun U.S. markets in 2014.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, and the major problem with growth not accelerating across Europe.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as equities tread water after steep losses on Tuesday.
KIEV, Dec 4- Ukraine's government faced a tightening blockade of key buildings by protesters in the capital Kiev on Wednesday amid a crisis over its rejection of closer ties with the European Union that has piled pressure on the creaking economy.
BRUSSELS, Dec 3- European Union antitrust regulators will impose multi-million euro fines on six banks including Citigroup, Deutsche Bank and Royal Bank of Scotland on Wednesday for rigging key interest rate benchmarks, sources said.
BRUSSELS, Dec 3- European Union antitrust regulators will fine five banks including Citigroup and Deutsche Bank for rigging yen Libor and Tibor interest rate benchmarks, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. The person said the other banks facing sanctions include Royal Bank of Scotland, JPMorgan and Barclays.