Katy Barnato is Acting Deputy Digital News Editor of CNBC.com in Europe, for which she writes and edits business news and features.
She joined CNBC in 2011, after previously reporting on bond markets for Credit magazine. Her work has also been published in the U.K.'s Sunday Telegraph.
Katy graduated in newspaper journalism from City University in London and economics and politics from the University of Bristol.
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Prolonged low growth is the biggest risk facing the euro zone, the ECB's Ewald Nowotny told CNBC. He refused to rule out full QE in the region.
U.S. stock index futures traded lower on Thursday, after the Federal Reserve announced the end of quantitative easing.
Europe could be plunged into an energy crisis this winter if last-ditch talks on Wednesday fail to see Russia resume gas flows to Ukraine.
Fracking could open the way for the U.S. to overtake Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil producer, Platts said in a report on Tuesday.
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