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  • Spain's rising political star is a 61- year-old former Socialist whose message of changing the system from within is drawing voters.

  • The winner of England's Football League Championship will come away 120 million pounds ($181 million) richer, according to sports business analysts who called it "the biggest financial prize in football".

  • David Cameron Made a Mistake: EU's Shulz

    Martin Shulz, leader of the European Parliament, tells CNBC that the European policy of David Cameron is encouraging radicals like Nigel Farage.

  • Passengers disembark from Pakistan International Airlines flight PK709 bound for Manchester from Lahore, Pakistan, after it was diverted to Stansted Airport, north of London, England, Friday May 24, 2013

    British police arrested two men on a Pakistan International Airlines flight on Friday on suspicion of "endangerment of an aircraft".

  • The Bank of England

    U.K. banks are still lending too little to the real economy, according to Andrew Haldane, the BoE's executive director for financial stability.

  • Economy a 'Long Way Short Off Normality': Pro

    Andy Haldane, executive director for financial stability at the Bank of England, says the economy is "healing" but that we're still "a long way short off normality".

  • Will the FTSE Rebound Quickly?

    Joshua Raymond, chief market strategist at City Index, talks about the FTSE, which had its biggest fall in one year on Thursday, and says the main concern is whether buying will come back quickly.

  • Fed Has Learnt From BoE's Policy: Bullard

    James Bullard, president and CEO of St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, says the Fed has learnt from the Bank of England's "ruled-based" policy but that the on "forward guidance", it hasn't been as good as the Fed.

  • Why Staying in EU Is Better for UK Trade

    David Mackie, chief European economist at JPMorgan and Andrew Sentance, senior economic adviser at PwC, explain why the U.K should remain a member of the EU.

  • UK Doing Better Than Most Think: Pro

    David Mackie, chief European economist at JPMorgan and Andrew Sentance, senior economic adviser at PwC, discuss expectations for the U.K.'s economy and its place within the EU.

  • UK Doing Better Than Most Think: Pro

    David Mackie, chief European economist at JPMorgan and Andrew Sentance, senior economic adviser at PwC, discuss the U.K.'s economy and say that it is in better shape than most people expect.

  •    UK Start-Up Quill to Get $1 Million Investment

    Ed Bussey, founder and CEO of Quill, tells CNBC that Quill helps curate choice on the internet so consumers can make informed decisions whatever they are buying.

  • Japan is in the middle of a "big monetary experiment," from which market volatility should be expected, Ben Broadbent, a member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee, told CNBC.

  • Still Case for 'Easy Monetary Policy': BoE Member

    Ben Broadbent, member of the Monetary Policy Committee at the Bank of England, tells CNBC they are not pre-committed to any particular path at the Bank of England and there's still a case for having extremely easy monetary policy.

  • Does Austerity Kill?

    David Stuckler, author of The Body Economics, explains how "austerity kills" and why countries that have not cut their health care budget as part of an austerity program have charted faster return to growth.

  • Cult of Equity Killed Off by Pension Funds

    The world's biggest investors are seeking more stable cash income at home, as aging societies and tighter regulation dull risk appetite.

  • International Cooperation Needed on Tax: David Cameron

    David Cameron, British prime minister, tells CNBC ahead of the EU Summit on tax fraud that he 'believes in low taxes for businesses' and highlights that international cooperation is crucial to tackle tax evasion.

  • 'Brixit' Still Possible: Pro

    Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, talks about the likelihood of a referendum on EU membership and says a "Brixit" could still happen in the coming five years.

  • Drill pipe at a shale gas exploration site in Singleton, U.K.

    Shale gas development in the U.K. could create 74,000 jobs and halve the country's future dependency on gas imports, according to a new report by the Institute of Directors.

  • Incoming Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

    Europe could face a decade of stagnation unless it makes big reforms and should heed the lessons of Japan, Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney said on Tuesday as he highlighted Japan's bold moves to bolster growth.