A new report on the hedge funds industry underscores quite how large it is: $2.6 trillion across 11,000 funds.
Germany’s push for fiscal austerity is preventing the euro zone economy from growing, a leading professor told CNBC on Monday.
New laws to give police the power to seize the passports of suspected Islamist fighters.
One company is putting the bling into university travel by offering a $41,500 deal to students wanting to arrive by private jet.
Millennials disproportionately say they are workaholics over older generations, despite managers saying the contrary.
U.K. Prime Minister, David Cameron, outlines new measures to tackle the raised terrorism threat level - which include the temporary ability to seize passports at the border.
Lofty valuations in stocks and geopolitical tensions have left some chief financial officers wary of a sharp fall in share prices.
Manufacturing output in the euro zone slipped in August, failing to meet market expectations, as economic and geopolitical uncertainties hit demand in the region.
The crisis in Ukraine seems to be slipping closer to all-out war, as Russian President Vladimir Putin called for “statehood” for its disputed region.
Tesco has long been the risk averse investor's friend, but now a rise in revenue and expansion is looking less certain.
A new study found luxury customers who had been insulted routinely said they'd pay more for a particular item.
Hundreds of treasure hunters descended on the U.K's seaside town of Folkestone over the weekend in search of gold bullion.
A big risk for global markets is ironically one that could emerge from an improving U.S. economy and further declines in unemployment.
With the S&P 500 Index poised for only modest gains this year, analysts and economists have told CNBC that plenty more shocks could be on the horizon before year-end.
Could clean, renewable energy from the world's plants provide an innovative solution to our energy needs?
Fund manager Neil Woodford has sold his fund's stake in HSBC, citing concerns over the potential impact of several industry-wide probes.
Samsung is in need of crisis management, analysts say, as ineffective product differentiation sparks margin erosion and a decline in market share.
As relations between Russia and the U.S. turn frosty, Ketchum, a division of Omnicom, finds itself walking an increasingly fine line.
A number of economic and geopolitical pressure points are hovering over stock markets right now. Which do you think poses the biggest risk?
The official purchasing managers' index (PMI) came in at 51.1 in August, a tad below expectations for a reading of 51.2 and down from a 27-month high of 51.7 in July.
The majority investor in Malaysia Airlines said on Friday it planned to cut its workforce by 30 percent, or 6,000 workers, in an effort to make the group profitable by 2017.
Apple announced Thursday that it is hosting a special event in Cupertino, California, on Sept. 9, 2014.
As poor economic data rattles faith in Abenomics one analyst told CNBC that uncertainty over Japan's economy will linger.
A Promo video for CNBC Meets HRH The Duke of York
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to HRH The Duke of York, second son of reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.
In part two, HRH The Duke of York, Prince Andrew talks about his latest charitable projects, public duties and how he addresses his mother, The Queen.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its largest annual gain last year and while momentum has slowed, investors are questioning whether the rise has run its course.
As the war of words between Australian dollar bears and bulls continues charts indicate that the bears may have the right call in the short term.
Investors are wondering whether the S&P 500 can sustain its momentum amid worries that the rally in U.S. stocks may be testing its limits.