Russia said its currency crisis was over despite its forex reserves plunging and inflation surging over 10 percent, in its worst economic crisis since 1998.» Read More
Anti-corruption groups are praising a new initiative by Britain to unmask the owners of shell companies, and they are calling on other countries to follow suit.
The strong euro has weighed on Lufthansa's earnings this year, but its chief executive said the ECB should not intervene to weaken the currency.
The jury in the News Of The World phone-hacking trial have heard how the two highest-profile defendants had had a six-year affair.
Unemployment in the euro zone was 12.2 percent in September, stuck at a record high, signalling that the region's economic recovery is yet to be felt in the job market.
Cyprus' embattled banking industry will have to undergo "major structural reforms," according to a report into the sector's viability.
The euro dropped sharply against the dollar on Thursday, with analysts citing concerns over "tapering" and weak data released for the euro zone.
The European Union has long had a reputation for micro-managing. Now the EU has found another pressing matter: toilet flushing.
Hammered by their role in the 2008 crisis and the rigging of the LIBOR, the global banking sector looks set to take another battering.
The European Central Bank will provide more liquidity to avoid a "cliff" effect once long-term refinancing operations (LTROs) – the bank's cheap loans to euro zone banks - come to an end, Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny told CNBC.
BNP Paribas third-quarter net profit beat forecasts on Thursday, up 2.4 percent from the same period a year earlier.
Alcatel-Lucent, the French telecoms giant, just needs “a few additional quarters to really turnaround,” its chief executive told CNBC as it announced reduced losses in the third quarter.
Profits miss forecasts as a weak refining environment and production losses due to disruption in Nigeria weighed on its performance.
Prosecution reveals three ex-members of News International staff have pleaded guilty to phone-hacking as trial gets underway
The United States reprimanded Germany, saying its exporting prowess was hampering economic stability in Europe and hurting the global economy.
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said Ireland's attractive tax regime was "one element" behind tech giants like Google and Facebook locating there.
Like the Tea Party in the U.S. and the U.K. Independence Party in Britain, France's National Front is giving the country's government a massive right-wing headache.
Spain's economy emerged from a two-year recession in the third quarter, according to preliminary data released on Wednesday, signalling that the country's economy is finally in recovery mode.
Barclays on Wednesday reported a 26 percent drop in third-quarter net profit to £1.385 billion ($2.22 billion) as earnings at its investment banking arm dropped sharply.
French drugmaker Sanofi warned on its 2013 profit again as it reported lower-than-expected quarterly results.
From the Baltic to the Black Sea, a chocolate wall has descended across the continent of Europe. The NYT reports.
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Dan Morris, global investment strategist at TIAA-CREF, says he is overweight equities outside of the U.S.
Jim Strugger, derivatives strategist at MKM Partners, says 2018 or 2019 could be the end of the current U.S. economic cycle.
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