Michael Sneyd, foreign exchange analyst at BNP Paribas, says the U.K. jobless figure is positive for the economy and sterling and advises playing the currency against the euro.» Read More
The protesters camping near the London Stock Exchange aren't the only cross British people out there.
Four members of the reggae band UB40 were declared bankrupt on Tuesday by a UK judge in Birmingham County Court.
Central banks' policy of printing money to try and stimulate weak economies is unlikely to result in significantly higher inflation, Rob Carnell, chief international economist at ING, wrote in a market note.
Embattled UK secretary of state for defense Liam Fox resigned from the government on Friday after a week of continuing allegations relating to his close friend and self-styled adviser Adam Werrity.
Robin Griffiths, technical strategist at Cazenove Capital, joined CNBC for a technical discussion about the FTSE 100, FTSE MIB and the US dollar.
Protesters remained camped out around London's St. Paul's Cathedral on Sunday after a largely peaceful demonstration that sprang up around the church a day earlier.
A crowd of a few thousand protesters angry at the handling of the financial crisis noisily gathered outside St. Paul's Cathedral in London on Saturday, less than 100 meters away from the London Stock Exchange.
The Occupy Wall Street protests have spawned plenty of similar movements across the United States, and on Saturday the Occupy movement will go transcontinental.
How should the UK escape from a slump that seems sure to be longer and more costly than the Great Depression of the 1930s, asks the FT's Martin Wolf?
China's unhappy, Europe gets a reality check, and Australians are getting jobs - it's time for your FX Fix.
The latest round of quantitative easing (QE) EXPLAINS launched by the Bank of England (BoE) will not provide the stimulus that small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) need in the UK, economists told CNBC Wednesday.
Moody’s downgrade of 12 British banks last week is irrelevant to the current state of the UK banking sector, analysts told CNBC.com, adding that hell has a better chance of freezing than any British bank failing.
The aggregate shortfall of UK corporate pension schemes soared in September and is now at its second-highest level, new industry data show, as falling markets and bond yields sharply reduced returns.
A two-tier economy is emerging in the UK, with small-cap companies being left behind, Keith McGregor, EMEA head of restructuring at Ernst & Young, told CNBC Monday.
British data confuses, Trichet talks tough, and Dr. Doom is gloomy again - it's time for your FX Fix.
A leading British economic policymaker defended the Bank of England's (BoE) 75 billion pounds ($114 billion) boost to its money-printing program Tuesday.
The average UK household will be in “fuel poverty” by the next election in 2015 if energy bills, which have almost doubled as a share of median income since 2004, stay on their current path, the FT reports.
France and Germany make a promise, and China sends a warning - it's time for your FX Fix.
"Three-quarters of the warnings for this quarter [in the UK] are on small cap companies. There is an emerging tail of a two-tier economy," Keith McGregor, head of restructuring EMEA at Ernst & Young, told CNBC.
Regulators in the United States and overseas are cracking down on computerized high-speed trading that crowds today’s stock exchanges, worried that as it spreads around the globe it is making market swings worse. The New York Times reports.