The number of "silver-splitters" – couples who divorce around retirement age – is on the rise, and is set to affect the broader U.K. property market.
Amid an ongoing rail strike, France's two biggest air traffic controllers' unions are calling for a six-day action.
Russian troops along Ukraine's border and the establishment of defense units by Russian authorities are troubling developments, the White House said.
The biggest risk to the stock market is interest rates moving higher more quickly than expected, J.P. Morgan Funds' David Kelly tells CNBC.
Using conservation as a baseline, Opower broke down a few World Cup contenders according to their energy policies.
Disney's latest animated blockbuster, "Frozen" is firing up Norway's tourism sector, as U.S. fans flock to experience the country's scenic delights.
Shire, the FTSE 100 pharmaceutical company which has often been the subject of bid speculation, has rejected a takeover bid from U.S. company AbbVie.
Philips Electronics said on Friday it had won a patent infringement cases against Nintendo in the United Kingdom.
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has said he has "complete faith" in the current executive board of micro-blogging site even as the the COO resigned.
The ECB should contemplate quantitative easing if inflation in the currency bloc remains low for a protracted period, says IMF's Christine Lagarde.
China's National Audit Office has found irregularities at 11 state-owned conglomerates.
Hedge funds have gotten a lot of bad publicity over the past few years, but most institutional investors couldn't care less.
English soccer reached another low point on Thursday evening when the team lost yet another World Cup game at the hands of Uruguay.
With gold posting its biggest one-day percentage gain in nine months on Thursday, is the precious metal on the brink of a new breakout?
Shares in Euronext started trading at 19.40 euros on Friday, 3 percent below the price set for its initial public offering.
Norway's robust economy is at risk from declining energy investment, Norway's central bank governor told CNBC this week.
With stock markets overflowing with new offerings, Bassim Haidar, the founder of Channel IT Group, has indicated that his African telecoms company could be next.
Siemens and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries raised their offer for Alstom's energy businesses to compete with a revised bid by General Electric.
China's economy is at a "tipping point" and the property sector will determine how it lands, Credit Agricole warns.
A Coca-Cola bottling plant has been ordered to close in northern India after local farmers blamed it for using too much water.
Credit Suisse on Thursday reported third-quarter net profit above analyst forecasts as investment banking revenue rose.
China's property market looks to be on shaky ground, but Goldman Sachs isn't fretting about a sharp downturn in the sector.
The makers of "The Simpsons" are being sued for $250 million.
Japan's Nikkei had a huge day on Monday, surging 4 percent in 16 months, as investors scooped up bargains after a rout last week.
The Dow Jones entered negative territory, while the S&P 500 and NASDAQ posted their worst weeks since 2012, leading traders to warn of a correction.
Nymex crude oil fell below $90 per barrel for the first time in 17 month last week amid signs of a supply glut, and charts suggest further downside.