Mikhail Khodorkovsky's release after 10 years in jail reflects Putin's consolidation of power in Russia.
The International Monetary Fund issued a scathing report on Ukraine's financial situation, the New York Times reports.
Leaked documents reveal that allies were among more than 1,000 surveillance targets in recent years, NYT reports.
The creation of a new union for Europe’s banks has already been subject to more negotiations than a billionaire’s pre-nup agreement.
Bitcoin fans learnt that one of the virtual currency's exchanges will enforce customer verification checks from Thursday.
Google is challanging Apple's iPhone with MotoX, the FT reports.
The recent move by the Swiss government to allow banks to sidestep secrecy laws won't prevent them from depositing money in the country.
European equities closed higher on Friday, ending their best week in eight months, after stellar gains in the previous session as investors reacted to the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to "taper" its monetary stimulus program.
It's the end of the road for the Volkswagen Kobmi van as the last of the vehicles roll off the line on Friday.
Alan Knuckman, senior market analyst at Trading Advantage, says the Fed's taper decision has been timed perfectly as markets continue to rally.