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German business sentiment rose in September, though it fell short of analysts' expectations, according to the latest data from the country's closely watched Ifo business climate index.
Last year's "shareholder spring" has led Britain's largest companies to overhaul their remuneration packages, leaving top executives out of pocket, according to a new report.
ECB President Mario Draghi said another round of cheap loans for European banks could be provided to support the recovery.
Angela Merkel may have won a resounding victory in the German elections, but her triumph leaves key questions unanswered.
U.K. supermarket giant Tesco launched its attempt to tap into the tablet computer market and boost its online shopping and download services Monday when it unveiled its £119 ($190.95) "Hudl".
Angela Merkel celebrated her election victory by dancing in true 'mutti' style.
The number of U.K. companies opting to float on the stock market has risen this year to its highest volume since 2007, according to new research, marking an improvement in funding conditions as the economy recovers.
Luxury brands have regained their cool factor as signs of a healthier economy have boosted their appeal, but technology companies are losing their shine.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel received a ringing endorsement in elections on Sunday, removing uncertainty in the market.
Business activity in the euro zone grew faster than forecast in September, helped by improved performances by both Germany and France, boosting hopes that the region's economic recovery is becoming more broad based.
Finland's prime minister and finance minister joined in criticism of Stephen Elop's proposed 18.8 million euro pay-off from Nokia, the Financial Times reports.
The Greek finance ministry is looking at a plan that could see state owned property assets used as collateral for loans that could help it avoid a third bailout by the EU and IMF.
French police made one of the biggest cocaine busts in history earlier this month when 1.3 tonnes of the drug was found aboard an Air France cargo flight in Paris.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party performed better than expected in Sunday's elections, almost certainly guaranteeing a third term for her, but conflicting projections put her just short of an absolute majority.
Ireland should not ease up on austerity in next month's budget but stick to targets for cuts and tax hikes, ECB official Joerg Asmussen said.
Vodafone won EU approval on Friday for its 7.7 billion euro ($10.43 billion) acquisition of Germany's largest cable company, Kabel Deutschland.
Telefonica is in talks with the Italian core shareholders in Telecom Italia to keep the same ownership structure for another six months, two sources told Reuters.
The speed at which shutters come down in central Athens at the first sign of protest highlights the tensions in a country that has been through a great deal of political and economic pain.
The U.K.'s antitrust watchdog has launched an investigation into whether some of the country's largest department stores had fixed the price of sports bras with a manufacturer.
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Sandy Kaul, global head of advisory for prime finance at Citi, discusses the health of the hedge fund industry and said some funds will close.
Emmanuel Hauptmann, partner and senior equity fund manager at RAM Active Investment, and Christine Johnson, head of fixed income at Old Mutual Global Investors, discuss the investment opportunity in Russia.
Mats Granryd, CEO of Tele2, says the company is looking for the right asset to buy rather than going on a shopping spree.