U.K. GDP expanded slower than expected in the first quarter, just days ahead of a general election in the country.» Read More
UK hotel and coffee shop operator Whitbread said on Tuesday its chief executive Andy Harrison would retire by next February.
Shadow Business Secretary Chuka Umunna sets out the Labour party's vision for the U.K. economy if it wins the general election on May 7.
Commerzbank on Monday launched a share sale to raise 1.4 billion euros ($1.5 billion) from institutional investors.
Here are some of the highlights on social media of the U.K. general election campaign so far.
Philips, the lighting, consumer and healthcare products company, said its comparable sales rose 2 percent to 5.3 billion euros ($5.76 billion).
Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said he hopes to strike a deal with lenders by May 9, to allow the European Central Bank to help the country.
The standoff between Greece and its creditors has spawned another bit of rivalry: the battle to coin the latest buzzword for the painfully protracted drama.
Greece will probably not exit the EU and is instead nearing some kind of compromise, said Morgan Stanley's Ruchir Sharma.
Venture capitalist Roger McNamee says the European Union's efforts to regulate tech giant Google are not working. Here's why..
Social media is being used like never before in a U.K. election. Time will tell just how effective it will prove in the close-run May 7 vote.
Fund manager assets in Europe are slowly catching up with their U.S. counterparts after a 15% jump in money under management in the currency bloc.
Here's how a Greek sovereign debt default could play out, according to analysts.
Barely a year after U.K. drinks giant Diageo won a majority stake in India's United Spirits, a boardroom battle is giving the company a sore head.
Europe needs to allow for bankruptcy within its borders, the president of the influential Ifo Institute for Economic Research told CNBC.
Cap Gemini plans to buy United States-based IGATE Corp for $4 billion cash, the French IT services company said on Monday.
Volkswagen said in a statement that Ferdinand Piëch would resign as chairman of the automaker's supervisory board.
Royal Bank of Scotland has sold a further portfolio of North American loans to Mizuho, as it continues to sell off unwanted international assets.
Deutsche Bank announced a major overhaul in an effort to deliver savings Monday, which would cost a one-off $4 billion to achieve.
As tensions in the Ukraine rise, European sanctions are squeezing Russia's energy sector. Production is flat, and oil deliveries are down.
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BP's earnings are "pretty good" but there are clear signs of cost control in the industry, says Chris Wheaton, portfolio manager and analyst of oil and gas at Allianz Global Investors.
Melanie Baker, U.K. economist at Morgan Stanley, discusses the disappointing U.K. growth figures, which come just days before a general election.
Philippe Bodereau, MD and global head of financial research at Pimco, says that recent earnings reports show that capital build-up remains a big priority for many European banks.