The debt crisis in Greece has thrown up plenty of portmanteaux, as linguistics professors call these often-tortuous combinations of words.» Read More
Rogue trader Jerome Kerviel was arrested on Sunday to serve a three-year sentence in a case he has depicted as one's struggle against high finance.
German businesses have toned down public criticism, but are quietly warning politicians that sanctions will simply drive Russia to Asia.
When Russia seized Crimea in March, it also acquired the rights to trillion-dollar resources, the New York Times reports.
Britain's wealthiest people are richer than they have ever been, with a combined fortune of $874 billion, according to an annual study.
Bank of England Governor warns of 'deep, deep' structural problems which pose the biggest current risk to the economy.
Russian energy giant assures its European customers it would continue to supply their gas, after its threat to halt supplies to Ukraine.
Detailed warning on the options Moscow is considering to tighten control of the internet, the Financial Times reports.
Switzerland is heading to the polls on Sunday to vote on whether to create the world's highest minimum wage.
While dovish central bankers might be the main reason behind the recent move in bonds, it appears buying from this small country could be accentuating this move lower.
Both the local elections - with close to 40,000 candidates - and European elections have Greece's ruling New Democracy party worried.
An energy crisis is looming for a number of central European countries, according to a new report.
The richest 20 percent owned just one percentage point more of the country's total household wealth in 2012 than they did in 2008.
Deutsche Bank traders have been given a slap on the wrist for their "boastful, indiscreet and vulgar" behavior.
Portugal's Prime Minster has told CNBC the government plans to boost reforms – despite the country's exit from its bailout this weekend.
Ireland hopes to garner a second credit rating upgrade from Moody’s Investors Service this Friday.
Investors once again fled for "safe havens" Thursday morning amid growing fears of stagnation and some reassuring comments from European Central Bank officials.
Fewer wealthy Russians have been shopping in Italian luxury brand Salvatore Ferragamo's European stores, its CEO told CNBC.
Ireland's population has had to "pay the price" for years of austerity, Irish leader Enda Kenny told CNBC.
The euro has fallen sharply since comments from Draghi. It's now sitting at nearly three-month lows against the dollar and the yen.
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European equities opened lower Tuesday as Greece looks set to default on a 1.5 billion euro debt payment due to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, discusses the hyperbole surrounding the Greek debt deal and upcoming referendum.
Moritz Kraemer, chief rating officer for sovereign ratings at S&P, says the agency is running out of notches to rate Greece.