European shares accelerated losses to close lower on Wednesday, as investors reacted to a string of economic data released for key European countries.» Read More
*Miners hit by profit taking, poor Evraz results. LONDON, April 11- European shares paused on Thursday after their biggest daily rise in three months the previous session, with profit-taking in miners capping gains following record highs on the U.S. stock market.
*New UK law to give shareholders binding say on pay this year. DUBLIN/ LONDON, March 24- While politicians and public have fulminated against lottery-sized pay awards in Europe's boardrooms, fund firms, which wield the real power, are less concerned by such excesses and unlikely to use new powers to revolt on remuneration.
LONDON, Jan 9- Betting against the European Central Bank, and the eurozone's survival in general, proved a costly strategy for hedge funds in 2012..