France's centre-right UMP party and its allies made strident gains in local elections on Sunday, delivering a winding blow to President Hollande.» Read More
Struggling banks should be allowed to receive help without inflicting losses on their junior bondholders, ECB President Mario Draghi told the European Commission.
The violin famously played by the Titanic's bandmaster as the ship sank on its maiden voyage in 1912 sold for £900,000 ($1,454,400) at auction on Saturday.
A judge dismissed a $40 million civil claim against Madoff's brother, son and former directors of the firm.
Barely a year after European leaders set out an ambitious vision for the euro zone's future, progress has all but stalled.
A Milan court ruled that former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi should be barred from holding public office for two years.
After settling lingering issues over beef and cheese quotas, the EU and Canada inked a trade deal integrating two of the world's biggest economies.
Performing Q&A sessions over social media site Twitter has had their fair share of mishaps, but that hasn't dissuaded the Bank of England.
In an attempt to dispel myths about Germans the country has launched a series of videos explaining where the misconceptions arise from.
The chairman of Spanish bank Banco Santander has told CNBC he is not concerned about the upcoming round of stress tests, arguing that Spain will "come out on top."
Property investors looking for the next hot market should turn to some unusual locations, such as Edinburgh, according to IP Global.
As modern cars evolve towards becoming fully autonomous, security experts are warning of a new form of cybercrime: Car hacking.
A unit of British bank HSBC was hit with a record $2.46 billion final judgment in a U.S. securities class action lawsuit on Thursday.
A wave of discontent over income inequality and executive pay is sweeping Switzerland, despite being one of the most richest countries in the world.
The heir to the British throne, Prince Charles, has called on pensions funds to invest in companies that tackle environmental challenges.
Fund managers have grown so bullish on European equities that a "contrarian" sell signal has been triggered, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
The short-term fix to the U.S. debt ceiling is a "starting condition" for Nestle's continued growth in America, the company's CEO told CNBC on Thursday.
Demand for fine art is thriving, but it is the priciest works that are attracting most interest, as a number of paintings sold for millions of dollars at the Frieze Masters art fair in London.
Hector Sants’ break from his role as chief compliance officer at Barclays due to stress has highlighted the strains on banks’ internal policemen.
Carrefour said sales at its French hypermarkets returned to growth in the third quarter while China also improved, further reassuring investors.
Emerging markets still offer room for growth, Roche's CEO told CNBC after the pharma posted an 8 percent increase in third-quarter sales.
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Under new laws, people who live in London can share their home for up to 90 days without a permit. James McClure of Airbnb joins CNBC to discuss.
With the Nigerian public heading to the polls shortly, Manji Cheto, political risk analyst at Teneo Intelligence, talks about what to expect.
European equities closed mixed Friday, trading cautiously after heavy losses, as investors dismissed concerns over the growing political conflict in Yemen.