Prolonged low growth is the biggest risk facing the euro zone, the ECB's Ewald Nowotny told CNBC. He refused to rule out full QE in the region.» Read More
Thierry Leyne, a banker and partner of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, died in an apparent suicide life, The New York Times reports.
A group of 25 European banks have failed their health checks from the European Central Bank on their ability to withstand shocks.
U.S. Marines unit and U.K. combat troops in Afghanistan end their operations as they transfer a military base to the Afghan military.
Britain's Prime Minister has slammed the European Union's demands for an additional 2.1 billion euros, branding it "unacceptable".
Even before they are published Sunday, speculation over who is going to pass the tests and whether they're tough enough has reached fever pitch.
Standard & Poor's affirmed its ratings on Russia Friday, providing relief to markets that had feared a downgrade.
Italy's top court cleared fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana over charges of tax evasion.
The latest U.K. figures show that growth in the services sector slowed the most in the third quarter.
The euro zone’s controversial plans for a closer banking union have been given some influential backing from this year’s Nobel economics prize winner.
Britain has been told to pay an extra €2.1 billion to the EU budget within weeks on account of its relative prosperity, Financial Times reports.
Russian prosecutors detain four more Moscow airport workers over a plane crash which killed the CEO of oil company Total.
Alexei Kudrin, former Russian finance minister, is considering a return to high office, but only with “more reforms” to the economy.
Europe needs to be more pro-active in helping Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, billionaire investor George Soros told CNBC on Thursday.
U.K. retail sales fell more than expected in September when compared with the previous month as unseasonably warm weather hit clothing and shoe sales.
Europe's "somewhat concerning" weakening economy is pushing Norsk Hyrdo to focus on the potential of the U.S. and China, the company's CFO told CNBC.
European leaders aim to agree a new decade of energy policy to cut climate-warming gas emissions out to 2030 at an EU summit on Thursday.
Tesco's earnings statement reveals that the UK supermarket giant had overstated profits for the first half of 2014 by £263 million.
Credit Suisse on Thursday reported third-quarter net profit above analyst forecasts as investment banking revenue rose.
Ratings agency Standard & Poor's warned on Thursday that the euro zone crisis was entering a "stubborn phase of subdued growth" in what it says is a new stage in the region's economic crisis.
Finland's Nokia reported stronger-than-expected profitability at its core networks business in the third quarter.
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As the French economy struggles, Lars Machenil, chief financial officer at BNP Paribas, tells CNBC that investment in structural reforms was ¿still in negative territory¿ in France
The Bank of Japan has announced further easing on Friday, citing concerns that a decline in oil prices would hurt consumer prices. The Japanese yen could weaken to 115 against the dollar, Geoffrey Yu, FX Strategist at UBS, told CNBC.
Europe can "never say never" to beginning its own quantitative easing program but there is no scope for it right now, Ewald Nowotny, Governor of the Austrian National Bank and ECB governing council member, told CNBC.