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Scottish voters are shifting rapidly toward support for independence with less than three weeks to go to the referendum. The FT reports.
It’s back to school for Athens as it tries to show it’s leaving the chaos of its crippling debt and economic crisis behind.
Banks are sounding the alarm about a proposed global rule aimed at forcing them to fund themselves more safely, the FT reports.
Yves Carcelle, the charismatic executive who transformed Louis Vuitton, died on Sunday in Paris. He was 66, the NYT reports.
Italy's Luxottica overhauled its top management structure on Monday after Chief Executive Andrea Guerra left due to rifts with Chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio.
This week is an important one for markets, with the ECB meeting on Thursday amid speculation over whether Mario Draghi will roll out further stimulus.
The European Union could ban gas exports and limit industrial use as part of emergency measures to protect household energy supplies this winter.
European Central Bank (ECB) chief Mario Draghi appears to be implementing his own three-pronged plan to rescue the euro zone economy.
New laws to give police the power to seize the passports of suspected Islamist fighters.
As relations between Russia and the U.S. turn frosty, Ketchum, a division of Omnicom, finds itself walking an increasingly fine line.
Manufacturing output in the euro zone slipped in August, failing to meet market expectations, as economic and geopolitical uncertainties hit demand in the region.
Germany’s push for fiscal austerity is preventing the euro zone economy from growing, a leading professor told CNBC on Monday.
Barclays is selling its Spanish retail and corporate banking operations to Caixabank, as the British bank starts shrinking its European divisions.
Tesco has long been the risk averse investor's friend, but now a rise in revenue and expansion is looking less certain.
The crisis in Ukraine seems to be slipping closer to all-out war, as Russian President Vladimir Putin called for “statehood” for its disputed region.
Lofty valuations in stocks and geopolitical tensions have left some chief financial officers wary of a sharp fall in share prices.
Fund manager Neil Woodford has sold his fund's stake in HSBC, citing concerns over the potential impact of several industry-wide probes.
Swatch Group is happy to go it alone with a launch of watches with "smart" features to compete with wearable gadgets from the big tech companies.
A number of economic and geopolitical pressure points are hovering over stock markets right now. Which do you think poses the biggest risk?
President Putin called for immediate talks on Ukraine, although his spokesman said this did not mean Moscow endorsed rebel calls for independence.
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Gio Valiante, author of Fearless Golf, says there are "enormous" parallels between being a professional golfer and being a trader.
Feike Sijbesma, CEO of DSM, says the group is shifting its focus from fossil fuel to biofuel, and says the new venture is "very important" for the group's financials going forward.
Professor Nat Puri, founder of Purico, argues that Scotland's economy should benefit from independence and that denying the use of the British pound would be detrimental to the rest of the U.K.