Sam Meredith is a Digital Reporter for CNBC in London. Having joined in October 2016, Sam writes regular news stories covering politics and macroeconomics across Europe. Previously, he worked as a Broadcast Journalist in Geneva and Riga. Sam graduated from the University of Portsmouth with a BA in Journalism.
Sterling slipped 0.2 percent on the news, before paring some of its losses to trade at $1.3558 shortly after midday.
Russia's central bank has been forced to rescue two major lenders in less than a month, intensifying concerns among global investors.
U.S. government debt yields were lower as investors grew worried in the wake of a new exchange of barbs between North Korea and Washington.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday morning, as fresh threats from North Korea revived geopolitical tensions.
Ford designers are using 3-D goggles in order to virtually imagine an entire car in the middle of the factory floor.
European markets closed higher Thursday after the Federal Reserve announced a plan to begin unwinding its balance sheet.
U.S. government debt prices were lower Thursday as investors continued to react to the Federal Reserve's plans to unwind its balance sheet.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open on Thursday, after the Fed opted to start shrinking its balance sheet and signalled one more interest rate hike this year.
North Korea's top diplomat issued a disparaging response to President Donald Trump on Thursday, likening his United Nations speech to "the sound of a barking dog."
British Prime Minister Theresa May is poised to travel to Florence, Italy on Friday with ambitions to underline Britain's hopes for a "special partnership" with the EU post-Brexit.
A survey of 12,000 people by media group Havas reveals marketers maybe playing catch-up with society when it comes to gender.
Amazon’s Alexa is set to power its smart glasses and wearers will be able to hear responses via bone conduction
Hilton maybe spending millions on digital marketing technologies but it's still only part of the marketing mix, says CMO Geraldine Calpin.
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.
Markets react to the fed’s decision to start unwinding its balance sheet. Larry McDonald of ACG Analytics weighs in.
Steven Wieting of Citi Private Bank gives his take on what he calls the “seven decade Cold War” and what it means for markets.
The countdown to Christmas is on! Stacey Widlitz of SW Retail Advisors gives her take on the struggling sector.