IMF head Christine Lagarde told a German newspaper that a Greek exit from the euro zone was possible but that this would probably not herald the end of the euro currency.» Read More
Major employers plan to recruit around 1,200 extra U.K. graduates this year, sending recruitment to a seven-year high, according to a report.
Euro banknotes will remain paper, the European Central Bank said on Monday, choosing to fight counterfeiting with new security measures.
European commissioners are considering scrapping a binding target for renewable energy from 2030.
Investors should differentiate between companies domiciled in France, versus companies exposed to the domestic French economy, analysts warn.
The British government will announce on Monday that it will take responsibility for all British government debt should Scotland vote to leave the United Kingdom.
Sports Direct, Britain's largest sporting goods retailer, has acquired a 4.6 percent stake in Debenhams, the country's number two department store.
British engineering firm Amec announces it has provisionally agreed to buy Swiss engineer Foster Wheeler in a $3.13 billion deal.
French first lady who has been admitted to hospital following reports of President Hollande's affair will be discharged on Monday.
Two lawmakers from Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party were remanded to custody pending trial on charges of belonging to a criminal group.
At least ten people were injured in the early hours of Saturday morning in clashes between riot police and protesters outside a courthouse in Ukraine.
French President Francois Hollande is considering legal action after a French magazine alleged he was having an affair with an actress.
Big tobacco may be scrambling to grab a hold of the e-cigarettes market, but there's a little-known tobacco product from Europe that's also seen as having big potential.
The euro zone's worryingly low inflation has spurred deflation fears, but it’s really a sign the economy is recovering, the Eurogroup's president said.
ECB President Mario Draghi said it was "premature to declare any victory" regarding the end of the euro zone crisis.
The Bank of England (BoE) left interest rates at a record low of 0.5 percent and its asset purchase target unchanged at £375 billion ($617 billion) as expected.
Europe's economies were in the spotlight on Thursday, with both the Bank of England (BoE) and European Central Bank (ECB) announcing rate decisions.
The departing finance director of Standard Chartered will be paid for six months after leaving, despite resigning of his own accord.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew finished his Europe tour in Portugal on Thursday, which looked set to launch a five-year bond.
European business morale rose in December, with sentiment in the euro zone back to its average for the first time since July 2011.
British retailers suffered a sales drop over the festive period, the latest in a long line of disappointing results for the sector.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox
Michel Platini, president of UEFA, discusses the possible fate of FIFA President Sepp Blatter.
The British Government has given Disney $250 million in tax breaks, what does the UK get in return?
European equities closed flat to lower on Thursday, as hopes faded that a reforms-for-aid deal between Greece and its lenders was getting nearer.