Catherine Boyle reports on CNBC's Squawk Box and Street Signs, and writes for CNBC.com. She has covered stories like the Brexit referendum, Pfizer's attempted takeover of AstraZeneca and the News Corp phone hacking trial. Catherine joined CNBC in 2011 after five years 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 and City AM. She is a graduate of the University of Cambridge and City University. Twitter: @cboylecnbc
The European Central Bank is likely to stick to the philosophy of “if you’re in trouble, double,” when its rate-setting team meets Thursday, according to an economist at one of Germany’s biggest banks.
Ireland’s government has admitted that it will have to accept a 13 billion euros payment from Apple ordered by the European Commission.
In the space of a couple of months, sterling’s post-Brexit referendum slump to 30-year lows has been followed by a rally – and some analysts think that the U.K.’s currency will continue to build its strength.
A typical credit cycle moves in three phases: Recession; recovery and expansion. Global markets have been in the third phase since 2012.
Reform of Europe’s banks should be boosted by a pan-European banking system and more cross-border mergers within the European Union, Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, chairman of Société Générale, told CNBC.
Twitter has become the target of takeover speculation again, sending its share price 4.5 percent higher on Wednesday.
The executive arm of the European Union concludes Ireland granted undue tax benefits to the U.S. tech giant.
U.S. protectionism is being blamed by French and German government ministers for important free trade talks between the U.S. and the European Union teetering on the brink of collapse.
Bankers returning from the beach may be dreaming of a pick-up in dealmaking activity, now that the uncertainty around the Brexit vote has disappeared.
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
Drew Matus of MetLife gives his take on buying stocks while considering news out of Washington and overseas.
A massive manhunt is underway in Spain for the terrorist who drove a van into a crowd of pedestrians in Barcelona yesterday.
Jeff Kleintop of Charles Schwab says so far, markets have been tracking earnings instead of political headlines, although tax reform would provide a boost.