The European Commission on Tuesday slashed its 2015 growth forecast for Greece, while upgrading its growth outlook for the broader euro zone economy.» Read More
Shares in global bank rise on Q1 results just days after its annual general meeting, at which it said that it was considering moving from London.
The Swiss banking giant reported a hike in profit for its first quarter, despite the SNB's shock decision to unpeg its currency from the euro.
Miner and commodity trader Glencore on Tuesday reported a 9 percent fall in first-quarter copper production mostly due to lower copper grades.
It's the latest development in a public row between the 86-year-old politician and his daughter, who succeeded her father in 2011.
Talks on a funding deal between reshuffled Greek negotiators and creditor representatives have been under way since Thursday.
The U.S. Supreme Court allowed Barclays to claim about $4 billion of assets as part of its purchase of much of Lehman Brothers' brokerage unit.
Despite hopes that Greece and its lenders will come to some agreement in May, not everyone is convinced a deal can resolve its looming debt problem.
Europe’s newest “state” called Liberland has welcomed its first citizens, after a small group of libertarians declared independence for a patch of land on the border between Croatia and Serbia.
As the U.K. prepares to vote in the closest-run election for decades, we take a look at how investors have reacted to the uncertainty so far.
After the birth the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second child, CNBC takes a look at which brands been boosted by "the Kate Middleton effect."
Britain's Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a daughter, the couple's residence Kensington Palace announced on Saturday.
Greece's tourism chief has appealed to holidaymakers to use credit cards to fight tax evasion, The Guardian reports.
Sterling dropped sharply against the dollar as markets brace for a potentially messy outcome to the election, the Financial Times reports.
Milan has been waiting since 2008 for this day and now it has finally come—but takeoff for the World Expo 2015 looks to be overshadowed by violent protests.
Protein World's controversial "beach body ready" ad has been effectively banned in the U.K. over concerns about its health claims.
The U.K. has become disillusioned with the two main parties. Why and what does it mean for the 2015 general election?
British insurer Prudential has appointed Mike Wells, head of its U.S. business,as its new chief executive to replace Tidjane Thiam.
The Church of England has decided to blacklist coal & tar sands investments, in a striking victory for campaigners seeking to make fossil fuels unpopular.
Populist U.K. Independence Party is the most discussed U.K. political party on Facebook, the social media site said Friday.
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Geoff Dennis, head of GEM equity strategy at UBS, says that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's reform plan to boost India's economic growth could be slowed down by politics.
McDonald's has announced a $3 million annual cost-saving plan, yet investors are hungry for more. Stephen Anderson, restaurant analyst at Miller Tabak, says the plan was "long on concept" but "short on substance."
HSBC has reported its first quarter results, which came in above expectations. CNBC's Catherine Boyle discusses the bank's results, with reference to the reputation risks HSBC is facing.