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.
Our live blog tracked market moves as investors analysed whether the nonfarm payrolls data could mean a September rate hike.
Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president, says that growth in the euro zone is insufficient but also stresses that the U.S. shares the current situation.
Volumes in global currency markets shrunk in the last three years, according to the Bank of International Settlements (BIS).
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, chairman of Societe Generale, talks about the problems facing banks in Italy and the rest of Europe.
The European Commission’s ruling that Apple should pay Ireland billions of dollars in back taxes was neither punitive nor unfair, one of the world’s best-known economists told CNBC on Thursday.
European stocks opened higher on Friday as global markets look ahead to crucial U.S. jobs data that could influence when the U.S. Federal Reserve next hikes interest rates.
Deutsche Börse Executive Board member Jeffrey Tessler says the merger is a positive for Europe as it's focused on driving growth in the region.
Both Europe and the U.K. need to work on implementing policies that can get productivity up, notes University of Chicago's Randy Kroszner.
European stocks closed lower on Thursday, taking their lead from Wall Street after weak U.S. manufacturing data.
Swiss prosecutors are investigating Franz Beckenbauer after a news report said he was suspected of money laundering and breach of trust.
TheLADbible is the latest social media-based site aiming to rival the dominance of sites like Vice and BuzzFeed.
Graduates hoping to score a job in the City of London are being defeated by a set of arcane rules that dictate what color shoes you should wear.
Just 46 percent of people in the U.K. now believe house prices will rise next year compared to 70 percent last year.
Sony unveiled its latest flagship smartphone - the Xperia XZ - Thursday as it looks to build on momentum in its mobile business.
Sterling soared above $1.32 against the dollar on Thursday after U.K. manufacturing data for August showed one of the sharpest rebounds ever.
U.K. manufacturing staged one of its sharpest rebounds on record in August as factories recovered from shock after the vote to leave the EU.
Both the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones snapped a multi-month winning streak in August but one strategist said there were few attractive alternatives.
Our live blog tracked market reaction as U.S. stocks struggle to make gains amid investors eyeing nonfarm payrolls data on Friday.
Markus Kerber, director general of the Federation of German Industries (BDI), criticizes European politicians for giving up on TTIP discussions.