Catherine Boyle reports regularly on CNBC's Capital Connection, Squawk Box, Worldwide Exchange and Closing Bell Europe, and writes for CNBC.com, focusing on the London market. She has covered stories like Pfizer's attempted takeover of AstraZeneca and the News Corp phone hacking trial. Catherine joined CNBC in 2011 after spending most of her career at The Times (of London), where she worked as a business correspondent and edited the City Diary. Her work has also been published in The Guardian, City AM and The Business. She is a graduate of the University of Cambridge and City University. Follow her on Twitter: @cboylecnbc
The U.K. economy will get a boost from those who have had a “good recession” after its economic fundamentals changed for the better, according to an influential group of economists.
Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has denied his embattled country will request a bailout this weekend, according to a media report on Tuesday, further confounding investors who are struggling to make sense of a raft of contradictory messages about when the country will formally seek aid.
Those who took part in the manipulation of the London interbank offered rate (Libor), the key benchmark rate, could face criminal prosecution even though Libor manipulation is not yet a criminal offense.
The fallout from the euro zone debt crisis will continue to hurt the region for the next decade, accountants Ernst & Young have warned.
Violent protests erupted on the streets of Athens on Wednesday. They could help the Greek government make its case for less stringent bailout conditions to its international creditors.
Commodities trader Glencore will buy a smaller stake in Kazakh zinc producer Kazzinc than it had planned in a $1.4 billion deal.
The euro zone’s latest bailout fund hasn’t even come into existence yet, and there are already high-level discussions about whether it can be leveraged to more than $2.6 trillion - more than five times its planned lending capacity.
Spain has started working with European Union officials on a potential bailout, according to a report in the Financial Times today – but if it goes ahead, it will be a different beast to the three post-crisis bailouts already announced.
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