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The looming return to the stock market of former WH Smith boss Kate Swann is gathering pace with the appointment of key advisers to the float of SSP.
The conflict going on right now in Ukraine is all about economic freedom.
Amateur video, shot by a protester on a cellphone and provided to CNBC, shows hand-to-hand fighting between protesters and police in Kiev.
President Viktor Yanukovych signed a deal with Ukraine's opposition leaders on Friday brokered to end the deadly violence that put the country on the brink of civil war.
The Russian Foreign Minister expressed his "most serious concern" over what he said was the failure of the Ukrainian opposition to deliver on its deal.
Ukraine's parliament voted to remove President Viktor Yanukovych after street protests, while his arch-rival Yulia Tymoshenko was released from jail.
Italian centre-left leader Matteo Renzi took office on Saturday as his country's youngest prime minister.
An upgrade of Spain's credit rating is pleasing but there is more work to be done, the country's economy minister told CNBC on Saturday.
Ukrainian opposition leader says Yanukovich has left capital and that the country must hold early elections.
The world's top 20 economies may agree to set an ambitious target for faster global growth at a weekend meeting in Sydney.
In no particular order, here are the Ukrainian power players whom investors in Europe and beyond should know.
Gucci could be losing its luster, after reporting fourth quarter stagnating sales growth on Friday, amid a slowdown in Asia.
The EU 's Trade Commissioner said there was a "big difference between compromising and giving in" regarding the US-EU trade deal.
Emerging market economies should "do their own homework" before they can ask for solidarity, the German Finance Minister tells CNBC.
U.K. retail sales slid more than expected in the month of January from December, but the year-on-year figure showed a steady rise for the second consecutive month.
Europe's recovery this year will not be straightforward, according to Axel Weber, the chairman of UBS, who warned against complacency in the euro zone.
Italian center-left leader Renzi picks OECD chief economist Pier Carlo Padoan as his finance minister.
Financial services giants are running a campaign to lobby every single British candidate in May's EU elections, the Financial Times reports.
George Osborne will promise on Thursday to deal with "hard truths" about Britain's unbalanced economic recovery in his annual budget next month.
The euro zone's private sector expanded in February with growth still close to the currency bloc's two and a half year high, but France bucked the trend, prompting concern over its economic growth at the start of 2014.
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Vincenzo Scarpetta, political analyst at Open Europe, discusses what you need to know about this weekend's Spanish regional elections.
Christoph Schmidt, chairman of the German Council of Economic Experts, discusses Germany in relation to the ECB's monetary policy.
European equities closed mixed on Friday as investors focused on a central bank meeting in Portugal and a speech from U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.