Swiss watch exports to China saw a bumper 49 percent rise in July from the same time last year, industry figures show, a remarkable return to growth.» Read More
Russia's richest man, Alisher Usmanov, is selling a 10 percent stake in USM as a "motivational incentive" for the firm's management team.
Expectations of a rate rise in the U.K. this year have been dampened by weaker expectations of growth in wages, making a rate hike as early as November less likely.
Italian designer Roberto Cavalli is in talks to sell a majority stake in his eponymous fashion house to VTB Capital.
Russian said a humanitarian convoy which is heading to eastern Ukraine from Russia would cross the border only under the aegis of the Red Cross.
After Angela Merkel, it is now the French president's turn to celebrate his 60th birthday. But does he have a lot to celebrate?
The German ZEW indicator of economic sentiment saw a steep drop in August, missing analysts' expectations and sending the euro lower.
German prosecutors are seeking charges against Deutsche Bank co-CEO Juergen Fitschen and several former executives at the bank.
Future monetary policy by the U.S. Federal Reserve is the biggest concern for Prudential, according to its group chief executive.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on how sanctions on Russia could benefit Turkey as Vladimir Putin looks east for trade.
But a Ukrainian spokesman says Russia has massed 45,000 troops on the Ukraine border, backed by an array of heavy equipment.
"This is one of those situations where you actually do have really cheap stocks because everybody's so panicked," said one strategist.
Moscow's sweeping sanctions on European food have sent Russian restaurateurs, retail chains and food producers scrambling for alternative supplies.
"If you find any treasure, let me know!", a French homeowner told hired workers. But while they did find a treasure, they didn't tell her!
Russia's actions in Ukraine are designed to mollify nationalists and preserve Vladimir Putin's hold on power, Hermitage Capital CEO Bill Browder said.
Around two thirds of the British public trust online encyclopedia Wikipedia more than they trust traditional news outlets.
How does the U.K. shop online, 20 years after the world first took to the virtual checkouts?
London house prices will grow by just 3 percent next year, according to leading U.K. estate agent Hamptons.
EDF Energy said Monday that it had shut down four of its UK nuclear reactors for eight weeks, the Financial Times reports.
Italy has returned to recession and is under pressure from the ECB, but Renzi is coming out fighting, the FT reports.
UK companies are set to boost their headcounts, as firms are planning to hire new members of staff at the fastest rate in 16 years.
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Finn Kydland, professor of economics at the University of California and 2004 Nobel Prize Laureate, discusses monetary policy and says the Fed's recent behavior raises questions.
Natalie Berg, global research director at Planet Retail, describes U.K. retail sales as "disappointing" and discusses the supermarkets' "price war".
Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg Bank, and Hans Redeker, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Morgan Stanley, discuss the euro zone and what is needed for stronger growth.