The Bank of England left policy steady Thursday, barely causing a stir in markets -- a contrast to six years ago when it cut rates to a record low.» Read More
Britain's financial regulator is to bolster its stock market listing rules to protect shareholders, after high-profile scandals at mining companies.
Security firm may have received unwanted attention in recent days, but the company managed to report promising growth on Tuesday.
EU antitrust regulators are set to fine six global banks for suspected rigging of benchmark euro zone interest rates, sources said.
"We are expecting the market to go through a consolidation phase," Katrina Dudley of Franklin Templeton.
Italy's banks won't fail the European stress tests, the country's economy and finance minister told CNBC on Tuesday.
Turkey is ready to get "married" to the European Union, after the EU decided to re-open membership talks with Turkey.
High-frequency trading performed by computers increases price efficiency in markets, according to a new report commissioned by the ECB.
Greece's international creditors are due to meet the country's finance minister Tuesday for talks over the country's bailout program.
Euro zone unemployment will remain near its record high for the next two years, the European Commission said in its latest economic forecast, amid subdued growth.
Britain's services sector activity increased at the fastest rate since May 1997 last month.
British retailer posted falling sales in its clothing and general merchandise business - cushioned by a 3.2 percent increase in food.
British insurance group saw higher-than-expected sales as it continued to build a set of bolt-on acquisitions into its structure.
Dutch food and chemicals group DSM on Tuesday reported solid earnings growth in the third quarter driven largely by acquisitions.
Holcim, the world's largest cement maker by market value, said on Tuesday it does not expect 2013 sales to reach the previous year's levels, as demand in Latin and North America and Africa and the Middle East falls short.
Greece's tourism sector will grow by 10 percent in 2014 and help spur the country's ailing economy, the Greek minister of tourism told CNBC.
The U.K.'s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) said on Monday that it had opened a criminal investigation into the electronic tagging of criminals by G4S and Serco.
The U.K. gets an annual boost of up to $124 billion due to its membership of the EU, one of the country's biggest business lobbies said on Monday.
British construction picked up speed last month, unexpectedly growing at its fastest pace since September 2007, a survey of purchasing managers showed on Monday.
Manufacturing in the euro zone continued its recovery in October as the region emerges from an 18-month recession.
HSBC reported third-quarter underlying profit before tax of $5.06 billion in the third quarter, a rise of ten percent year-on-year.
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ECB president Mario Draghi insists "we're a rule based institution, not a political one".
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, talks about the bank's economic projections, saying they are conditional on full implementation of all the policy measures.
At the ECB meeting, Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, says they will start purchasing government bonds on March 9th.