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Dividends paid out by U.K. companies in the second quarter of 2013 hit a record £25.3 billion ($38.66 billion), new research says.
The Duchess of Cambridge, 31, was admitted into a London hospital early Monday in the early stages of labor, a palace official confirmed.
U.S.-led appeals to the euro zone to stimulate economic growth and create jobs are turning out to be empty talk, and Germany is unlikely to make a contribution to euro's recovery.
Deutsche Bank plans to shrink its vast balance sheet by as much as a fifth in order to comply with incoming stricter rules for financial soundness. The FT reports.
Julius Baer adjusted net profit rose more than 25 percent in the first half, beating analyst estimates as increased client activity lifted operating income and gross margins.
France is in a worrying situation, the country's finance minister told CNBC, but growth will return in the second half of the year.
Shares of Swiss bank UBS rose 2.2 percent on Monday after it pre-announced second quarter results that were better than expected and said it had settled a lawsuit over mortgage bonds in the U.S.
Russia's finance minister said it was not in the country's interest to devalue the ruble, despite last month arguing a weaker currency would help boost Russia's flagging growth.
Portugal's President Anibal Cavaco Silva on Sunday ruled out a snap election and said he wanted the centre-right coalition government to stay in place.
Profit warnings from Britain's listed companies fell dramatically in the second quarter, boosting hopes of strong U.K. GDP data.
Heineken challenges air travelers to drop their planned itineraries and play "Departure Roulette:" the chance to jet off to an exotic location for free.
The G-20 pledged to put growth ahead of austerity and shift policy carefully so that recovery is not derailed by market volatility.
The time has not yet come for Europe to exit expansive monetary policy, ECB policymaker Jens Weidmann said on Saturday.
Three Egyptians were killed after thousands rallied in Egyptian cities demanding the reinstatement of deposed President Mohamed Morsi.
The secretary general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) told CNBC he is all for the Federal Reserve's move to scale back its $85 billion per month bond buying program.
The Group of 20 nations, wary of renewed market volatility, is stressing the need to shift policy carefully and communicate clearly as countries try to chart a course to recovery.
U.K. and U.S. monetary policies looks set to diverge, sending sterling falling against the dollar, according to HSBC's David Bloom.
There seems to be nothing out of bounds to bet on in the world of online gambling. And in the U.K., this holds true with the eagerly awaited royal baby too.
Unemployment will likely soar further in the group of 20 major economic powers without immediate action, the Director General of the International Labor Organization told CNBC on Friday, comparing the jobs crisis to the 2008-2009 financial crisis.
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) found inspiration for its gadgets from the fictional "James Bond" series, according to new research by a U.K. university.
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Former US President Jimmy Carter discusses his efforts to improve healthcare and housing for people around the world. His mother taught him "to help other people who are in need," he says. CNBC's Tania Bryer reports.
CNBC's Tania Bryer reports on former US President Jimmy Carter and the international events that brought down his presidency. He believes he would have been re-elected by landslide if he'd managed to rescue the hostages in Iran.
Sarbjit Nahal, head of thematic investment strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch, talks about global pandemics and discusses investment strategies.