A stronger euro would "probably would weigh on the stock market," says Jim Iuorio, managing director at TJM Institutional Services.» Read More
British members of Parliament are on course to get an 11 percent pay rise, boosting their annual salary to £74,000 ($121,375).
The Asia-Pacific region has overtaken Europe when it comes to mergers and acquisition, taking second place this year to North America.
English Premier League footballers are amongst the best paid in the world, and Wealth-X has identified the top ten wealthiest English-born players.
Economic growth in the U.K. will surpass its pre-recession peak in the second half of next year, according to the British Chambers of Commerce.
Slovenia's banks need $6.62 billion to plug the holes in their balance sheets, the central bank said on Thursday.
PSA Peugeot Citroen announced a $1.52 billion writedown, and said it was weighing new commercial and industrial projects with partners including China's Dongfeng Motor Group, backed by a capital increase.
A top official at the ECB has signaled it will try to force eurozone banks to hold capital against sovereign bonds. The FT reports.
"Capitalistic Russia is only 20 years old," says the manager of Russia's newest sovereign wealth fund. "So it is building institutions."
The boss of pizza delivery giant Domino's should "pay his staff a little more", the U.K.'s immigration minister said.
Pope Francis has been selected by Time magazine as the Person of the Year.
This year has been a tough one for short sellers - and some have done better than others. Here's a list of Europe and Asia's best performing shorts.
Italy's prime minister has survived another vote of confidence, but some have accused the government of "fiddling while Rome burns."
Two works by the artist Damien Hirst – featuring his trademark multicolored dots - have been stolen from a gallery in London.
All signs suggest the bear market in European equities may be over, said longtime Europe investor Gene Salamon.
Ukraine wants 20 billion euros ($27.54 billion) in aid from the European Union in return for signing a trade deal
European finance ministers have reached the basis of an agreement to wind down failing banks, Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem told CNBC.
Royal Bank of Scotland said its finance director, Nathan Bostock, had resigned to join Spanish bank Santander after just 10 weeks in the job.
Ukrainian riot police moved in force early on Wednesday into part of the Kiev square where protesters are demonstrating against government decision.
The first Swiss banks have signaled their readiness to work with U.S. officials in a crackdown on wealthy Americans evading taxes.
European equities should outperform in 2014, Goldman Sachs' Peter Oppenheimer told CNBC on Tuesday.
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Salman Ahmed, global fixed income strategist at Lombard Odier Investment Managers, gives his reaction to the European Central Bank's meeting.
European equities ended higher on Thursday after the European Central Bank (ECB) set a start date for its bond-buying program and upped economic growth forecasts for the euro zone.
Maarten-Jan Bakkum, global emerging markets strategist at ING Investment Management, talks about China lowering its growth target for 2015.