Revenues in investment banking slipped 18 percent in the first quarter of 2014 compared to the same period last year despite a surge in mergers and acquisitions.
U.K. inflation sunk to its lowest level in more than 4 years in February, dipping further below the Bank of England's 2 percent target.
One airline has a flight that has been late 293 times in a row, the Telegraph reports.
The outcome of ambitious reform in Italy isn't just key to its future, it's key to Europe and the global economy, says Dan Steinbock.
London property prices soared in January to almost double the national average, as the city's buoyant housing market continues to inflate.
As the scale of funds being pulled out of Russia becomes clearer, speculation has increased that the government may have to impose capital controls.
The Fed "tried to say very explicitly" that "the expectations have not changed," Philly Fed President Charles Plosser tells CNBC.
For most of us, algae is the scourge of ponds and pools. But for some, microalgae is green gold, a substance with a variety of energy uses.
A retired Deutsche Bank executive, William Broeksmit, killed himself after leaving several suicide notes, an inquest ruled.
Icelandic citizens will be 31.8 auroracoins richer come midnight on Tuesday, after a gift or “airdrop” by the digital currency provider.
France will pull out all the stops for the Chinese President’s visit, and wine-makers want a slice of the pie.
Russia's economy is barely growing, inflation is rising fast, and capital is pouring out of the country, the Economy Ministry said on Monday.
German business sentiment dipped slightly in March, failing to meet analysts' expectations, according to Germany's Ifo Institute for Economic Research.
Resilience in the euro and the Australian dollar has stumped analysts, with one saying that currency markets are now living in an alternative world.
Britain used a wave phenomenon discovered in the 19th century to analyse the seven pings its satellite picked up to determine its final destination.
Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann said it was not 'out of the question' for the European Central Bank to buy bank assets to fight deflation, in a softening of the Bundesbank's strict stance on the issue.
Times have changed since central banks were first established. Here's why we should worry about their constantly evolving role, says Moorad Choudhry.
The Obama administration is preparing to unveil a proposal for an overhaul of the NSA's once-secret bulk phone records program. The NYT reports.
From advisers to potential investors, many are salivating over the forthcoming Alibaba listing stateside.
Concerns over China's local government debt have mounted in recent months, but the quality and quantity of that burden varies widely, Moody's said.
Israelis have used smartphones, mobile applications and telecoms technology to try to minimize casualties in the latest conflict.
The S&P 500, considered to be the a leading indicator of U.S. equities, is flawed, according to one of the U.K.'s most successful hedge fund managers.
Facebook reported bumper earnings growth, but some analysts have called into question how long the party will last.
CNBC meets Aerin Lauder, the granddaughter of beauty icon Estee Lauder, on her businesses and stepping away from the family dynasty.
CNBC Meet's Tania Bryer speaks to Aerin Lauder, granddaughter of the late Estee Lauder, founder of the billion dollar beauty empire.
In part two, Aerin Lauder talks about her decision in 2012 to launch her own luxury lifestyle brand.
Gold prices have seen a rebound after a four-month low and there is potential for this rally to turn into a trend breakout.
The DOW closed above 17,000 on a strong U.S. jobs report, but charts suggest momentum may slow.
Indonesia will elect a new president this week and while the outcome looks less certain, charts suggest that stocks are set to rise.