From the NHS and the Queen, to fish and chips and binge drinking, Britain comes laden with stereotypes - and not all of them are positive.
The U.S. will join the European Union in adding new economic sanctions on Russia for supporting separatists in Ukraine.
Profit warnings from U.K. listed companies have hit their highest level in three years despite a brightening economy.
A Hague court ruled that Russia must pay a group of shareholders in defunct oil giant Yukos around $50 billion for expropriating its assets.
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Scott Dietzen, CEO of Pure Storage, says the company has under-cut traditional data storage by using technology which allows for a faster, simpler user experience.
Spanish lender Bankia announced a near-doubling of quarterly net profit on Monday. CFO Leopoldo Alvear joins CNBC to discuss.
European shares closed lower on Monday, with investors focused on corporate earnings as well as developments in Ukraine and Gaza.