European equities closed higher on Wednesday, bouncing back heavy losses seen in the previous session.» Read More
European shares closed up on Wednesday, after wavering throughout the day, as weak economic data from Germany fuelled ECB stimulus hopes.
Patrick de Maeseneire, CEO of Adecco Group, says the French economy is in a "difficult" place.
European markets closed higher on Thursday as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted at possible stimulus measures next month.
The European Central Bank has cut interest rates but what's really needed to get the region's economy going are flexible labor markets, say experts.
Patrick de Maeseneire, CEO of Adecco, discusses the company's earnings and says he is not surprised about France's credit downgrade.
Adecco, the world's No. 1 staffing agency, beat expectations for third-quarter net profit and said it expects increasing demand for flexible labour in Europe as the region emerges from recession.
*More than 137,000 temp jobs have been added in 2012. Oct 5- Businesses wary about the U.S. presidential election and the outlook for fiscal policy will probably hire temporary workers in the fourth quarter rather than full timers, a view that lifted staffing company shares on Friday.
US banks are beefing up their mortgage departments in response to growing pressure and concern over the use of “robo-signers”, employees who rubber-stamped thousands of foreclosure documents without checking the accuracy of the information they contained. The FT reports.