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The political future of Silvio Berlusconi is on the line – again -- as he faces rifts within the ranks of his own party this weekend.
Investors waiting for Europe's banks to sell off cheap assets are likely to be disappointed, said the CEO of private equity firm J.C. Flowers.
Despite Europe's austerity measures dominating the news, the U.S. has implemented a stricter program of fiscal tightening since 2010, a new report claims.
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Record low interest rates could lead to dangerous asset bubbles, Andreas Dombret, executive board member at the Bundesbank told CNBC.
Greece does not need any more austerity, said Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras, responding to the Eurogroup's call for further reforms.
Ireland will make a clean break from its bailout next month without a credit line.
Cat cafes – where visitors can enjoy a coffee and cake while petting cats – have long been popular in Japan, and are now springing up across the globe.
There are some signs of increased investor focus on the eastern European emerging markets in recent months.
The euro zone's economy grew by 0.1 percent in the third quarter of 2013, marking a slowdown from an expansion of 0.3 percent in the second quarter.
An economics prize looks to ease Britain's housing crunch by challenging entrants to come up with a new garden city design.
Insurance giant reports that third-quarter earnings growth was driven by new business profit in Asia, up 20 percent year-to-date to £990 million.
Aerospace and defense group EADS said higher-than-expected manufacturing costs for its new wide-body model were proving challenging.
Passengers flying over the EU will be able to use the internet and check emails from their cellphones, according to new rules.
There are plenty of countries offering to hand you a new citizenship for money. Which nations are more affordable?
Rebekah Brooks, the former newspaper editor on trial for phone-hacking, had her own voicemail repeatedly targeted by a private investigator.
Apple is under investigation in Italy for allegedly hiding $1.34B from the local tax authority, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said.
The CEO of UBS' investment banking division, Andrea Orcel, has admitted that the winding-down of its fixed-income business may hit the Swiss bank's performance.
Prince Charles marked his 65th birthday by slamming the U.K.'s big supermarket chains for squeezing farmers' incomes by taking "none of the risk."
Governor Mark Carney: 'For the first time in a long time you don't have to be an optimist to see the glass is half full.'
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Sandy Jadeja, chief market strategist at Signal Pro, talks through the recent moves in the asset classes.
Guy Ellison, Investec's head of UK equities, says the FTSE could extend record levels if the oil price stabilizes.
Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS Wealth Management, explains why the US dollar is trailing behind a strong performance in equities.