Katy Barnato is a reporter and editor at CNBC.com in London, where she tracks international business, economic and political news.
She previously reported on bond markets for Credit magazine. Her work has also been published in the U.K.'s Sunday Telegraph.
UK announces a series of steps to boost its economic ties with China on Monday.
European equities accelerated gains to close around 1 percent higher on Tuesday, after a choppy day of trade.
European markets closed lower on Friday, as investors' focus remained on next week's meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve.
How much do natural disasters like earthquakes or floods cost a country? Well, from a credit worthiness perspective, as much as a downgrade of two-and-a-half notches, according to S&P.
Countries across the globe are failing to grasp opportunities to reduce the wage gap between rich and poor while maintaining growth.
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